The quirky cobbled streets of St Ives and all they have to offer are right on your doorstep, and with secure covered parking for guests Carrick Widden is the perfect base to explore the area or to enjoy a car free holiday.
St Ives has so much to offer holidaymakers which is why they return year on year, the quaint harbour is just 3 minutes walk away with its shops, galleries, cafes and restaurants. Guests are spoilt for choice with a number of golden Blue Flag awarded beaches, Carrack Widden overlooks the child friendly Porthminster Beach with its famous Beach Cafe one of many superb restaurants to choose from.
For those who decide to use public transport, the bus station is around the corner, the branch line train railway station is 5 minutes walk away just above Porthminster Beach and links St Ives with St Erth, Penzance and mainline stations. Ideal for car free holidays.
‘The Malakoff’ nearby is a small garden located at the end of The Terrace, offering a magnificent vantage point for taking in the panoramic views across the harbour, Porthminster beach and St Ives Bay. There is also a fine bronze sculpture by Barbara Hepworth called ‘Epidaurous’ which can be appreciated.