This apartment takes its name from the sparkling clear seas and golden sands right on its doorstep. Local works of art adorn the walls of this premier property, and it is so conveniently placed that you can easily explore the galleries in charming St. Ives. Stylishly fitted and furnished, Clearwater makes a superb holiday home. Positioned on the ground floor, when sitting on the decked terrace guests will enjoy the weather from this super sun-trap while being surrounded by attractive sub-tropical planting.
Clearwater has a spacious open plan living, dining and kitchen area with two comfortable leather sofas seating up to four people. There is a large smart TV with Freeview, a DVD player and a Nintendo Wii to keep you entertained. A selection of books and DVD’s are also provided. A two seater leather sofa bed and two leather armchairs are provided and the lounge has a number of paintings featuring the local area to remind you of where you are staying.
A Welcome Guide in the apartment provides a wealth of information about St Ives, If you feel inspired, why not take a stroll into St Ives and peruse the local art galleries and shops selling local crafts? You will enjoy reading the Visitor book which records previous guest experiences or, you may just like to discover St Ives for yourself.
The dining area is open plan with the lounge and kitchen, perfect for sociable entertaining whilst cooking up a storm. The solid oak and glass table has seating for four people to enjoy a home cooked meal. You can also enjoy your wine nicely chilled taking it from the built-in wine cooler accessible from the dining area. If you enjoy cooking, why not discover our local farm shops for some fresh produce? You can even pick up fish caught that very day from Newlyn Fish Market.
If you prefer to dine out, then the acclaimed Porthminster Cafe is just a short walk away. This has been nominated by our guests as one of the best places to eat in St Ives as it has the benefit of being right on Porthminster beach. Great if you fancy a lazy lunch or a smart dinner. At lunch time, if you have children they will enjoy playing in the sand while you relax! Other recommended eateries are the AA rosette awarded Alba, The Seafood Cafe and Onshore Pizza restaurant.
This contemporary kitchen has high gloss units with beautiful walnut work tops. It exudes quality and we believe that the owners have thought of everything. Budding chefs should have everything that they could possible need to create the perfect dish, the open plan accommodation of Clearwater provides for sociable food preparation so chef can converse. Alternatively, there are a number of take-away establishments in the Town where you can have you meal delivered.
As you would expect from an apartment of this quality, the kitchen is fully fitted and has NEFF appliances comprising microwave, electric hob, oven, dishwasher and extractor. You will also find a toaster, kettle, cafetierre, Tassimo coffee machine and ample crockery and glassware.
There is a separate utility room off the hallway with a washer/ dryer, ironing board and iron. Not to mention the wine chiller in the dining area!
Bedroom One with En-suite
Clearwater has two good sized bedrooms, the master bedroom has a luxurious king size bed. There are two bedside tables and bed side lamps, an bluetooth speaker, a 19″ LCD TV with Freeview and DVD player, very spacious built in wardrobes and a chest of drawers, plenty of storage for whatever time of the year that you plan to visit Clearwater. It provides year round self catering at its best.
The master bedroom benefits from an en-suite bathroom with basin, WC, and shower enclosure.
The second bedroom of Clearwater is located close to the family bathroom and has two single beds, a bedside table with bluetooth speaker, LCD TV with Freeview and DVD player, chest of drawers and a wardrobe.
Both bedrooms are beautifully presented with crisp cotton bed linen, you will enjoy a sound sleep after a long day exploring St Ives or discovering the delights of West Cornwall.
A cot and high chair are provided for our younger guests, we do ask however that you provide your own bedding for the travel cot. A set of towels comprising bath sheet, bath towel and hand towel is provided for each guest.
The main bathroom of Clearwater is adjacent to the master bedroom off the hallway, fully tiled with large modern tiles, the sanitary-ware is white Italian style and the fittings are sleek chrome. There is a WC, wash basin, bath with overhead shower and screen, also a chrome ladder heated towel rail.
The en-suite to the master bedroom of Clearwater is fully tiled, the sanitary-ware is white Italian style and the fittings are sleek chrome. There is a WC, sink and shower enclosure with power shower.
With a choice of bathrooms, there will be no disagreements as to “who is first”, both a perfect place to relax from a hard day on the beach.
A selection of luxury towels are provided for each guest and complimentary White Company toiletries can be found in each bathroom.
The patio at Clearwater is somewhere where you may enjoy most of your time. It has a table and chairs seating up to four people. It is a superb spot to enjoy breakfast, lunch or dinner. For mood lighting in the evening there are led lights to give you a lovely atmosphere while you sip your glass of wine and relax to the pace of Cornwall.
If you are an early riser, you will enjoy the spectacular sunrises over Hayle and Godrevy. The patio enjoys the sun for most of the day but even with sun setting behind you, you will enjoy the ever changing colours of the sky. Of course a short walk into town, to Porthmeor Beach is where you will witness the most spectacular sunsets and catch the silhouettes of the last surfers catching the waves.
Gallinas Point Apartments are perched above St Ives town with lovely views across Porthminster Beach and beyond to Godrevy Lighthouse and offer luxury self catering with secure parking.
This spectacular south facing development comprises a variety of layouts of luxury apartments and are perhaps the most prestigious self catering apartments in St Ives, The spacious duplex penthouse apartments have awesome views with dual aspects of St Ives, over the harbour and towards Porthminster beach. Five star self catering holidays for the discerning visitor to St Ives without the frustration of parking problems, close to the town and beaches.
Leave the car in your secure parking spot at Gallinas Point Apartments and enjoy all that St Ives has to offer, just a short walk away is the hustle and bustle of St Ives town offering visitors the opportunity to enjoy the wide choice of restaurants,the quirky cobbled streets with their interesting shops and art galleries and of course the renowned Blue Flag beaches.
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"Thankyou for your recent email. My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed our stay at 'Clearwater,' the apartment was absolutely beautiful with every need more than adequately catered for! We also enjoyed the short walk down the hill to the centre of St Ives."
"We had a lovely stay at Clearwater thank you. Perfect location, lovely and clean and the complimentary cream tea , shopping bag etc were really appreciated. Will hopefully be staying again next year. "
"We had a great week in St Ives. Clearwater is in a fab location and is a comfortable, stylish apartment. We enjoyed coffee and cakes and great service at Pels which is especially good for me as they do a good range of gluten free products, even crepes, Blas is great for a burger and we had a very sociable night in there, for steak I don't think you can beat the Fire House, and for a drink and a view The Hub. For something a bit different The Bean Inn at Carbis bay had a good choice of dishes."
"We had a great holiday at Gallinas Point, the property was clean , well equipped and very welcoming, close to st Ives and the beach at Porthminster is just perfect for our two preschool aged children. Had to visit Carbis Bay quite a few times tho as we just love it there & it's there that our whole love affair with this area of Cornwall began! The outdoor area at Clearwater was also a real plus point for us with two rather adventurous toddlers as it was SAFE and enclosed."
"We had a fantastic holiday in St Ives and could not have wished for better accommodation. The apartment was immaculate and had everything in it that we could have needed. Thanks for a wonderful holiday."
"We had another fantastic week in St Ives and the apartment was beautiful, the location and cleanlines of the apartment was great."
"We had a great stay in Clearwater at St. Ives on our recent holiday, it is a stunning area. The accommodation and its location were excellent. We enjoyed the coastal path walk from St. Ives to Carbis bay and had enjoyable meals in Blas, Rhubarb and The Mermaid as well as a fantastic fish suppers from Becks in Carbis Bay. A visit to St. Agnes is worth a trip as the beach area and walks are stunning."
"We had a very enjoyable holiday at Clearwater. The apartment was clean and tidy well equipped and in a good location, handy to walk into St Ives. One of our favourite trips was to nearby Godrevy Lighthouse, parking at the National Trust car park and walking by the crashing sea. I'm sure we will re visit the apartment sometime and we will recommend to our friends."
B. & R. Pope
"We stayed at Clearwater, the apartment exceeded our expectations in terms of how well equipped the apartment was. It was in a great location, close to Porthminster Beach and a short, yet pleasant walk into town, it was spotlessly clean and very well equipped ensuring that we had an easy, enjoyable stay."
J. & L. Bullock
"We had a great time the welcome pack and flowers were a pleasant surprise especially as we had forgotten to take tea and milk. The apartment was very clean and had all mod cons and more. We would recommend the walk around the Penrose Estate lake and Looe bar with a drink at the Ship Inn Porthleven."
"Myself and my partner enjoyed our holiday very much. We found the apartment very clean with all the 'mod cons'. It was in a great location, 5 minutes walk to the beach and 5 minutes walk into town."
"The accommodation was in a perfect location and the apartment was very nice. We were pleasantly surprised and enjoyed the stay very much. The good weather was a big bonus and made our first holiday in Cornwall a memorable one."
"Would like to congratulate you on the high standard of the accommodation provided. We were very impressed with the apartment and will definitely book again. We have recommended to a number of friends."
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