Sleeps: 6 / Beds: 3 / Bathrooms: 3
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Island Wastrel is a magical sub-tropical oasis perched on the shoreline of Porthgwidden Beach in the heart of St Ives.
Island Wastrel offers a cool, contemporary, luxury retreat with parking for three cars. It provides a magnificent, modern counterbalance to the timeless beauty of the Cornish coastline on which it sits.
The narrow, cobbled streets transport you to the iconic harbour only a few hundred yards away. Here you will find the town’s famous galleries, restaurants and large selection of independent shops.
Beach lovers are spoiled for choice. Island Wastrel looks out over Porthgwidden Beach, a beautiful sheltered cove with soft golden sand. If you are more adventurous you will adore the larger, surf friendly Blue Flag Porthmeor Beach that is only a minute’s walk away.
This wonderful hidden gem provides the perfect mix of indoor chic and outdoor fun. Guests can feel the sun and enjoy a cool breeze in the large private terrace that boasts a luxurious hot tub, a large gas barbeque, dining table and ample soft furnishing. This is the perfect setting to create special family memories as the sun sets and the waves gently roll up the beach.
Linen and Towels Provided
Check in: 17:00
Check out: 10:00
The living room is on the first floor being spacious, tastefully furnished in coastal hues and including comfy sofas, armchairs and a Smart TV. The room leads out to on to a balcony with a bistro table and chairs, perfect for quiet contemplation, soaking in the sun and marvelling at views across the beach and out to sea.
Moving indoors, away from the idyllic courtyard, the boutique interior continues to delight. The contemporary fully fitted kitchen and dining area has wonderful sea views. The dining table with seating for up to eight guests is ideal for family and friends to unwind and relax.
The kitchen is both stylish and practical. If offers the high quality appliances you would expect in a property of this stature including a gas hob with five gas burners, an electric oven, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, microwave, Smart TV and Nespresso coffee machine. The property also has a separate utility room with washing machine and tumble dryer.
The master bedroom suite is on the first floor and features a king size bed. Cool Egyptian cotton sheets, luxury soft furnishings make this the ideal retreat to refresh for another wonderful day. The large en-suite bathroom offering a deep bath, separate shower cubicle, hand basin and WC simply adds to the feeling of well-being.
The second and third bedrooms are located on the ground floor.
Bedroom two offers flexibility with twin beds that can be linked to form a king size bed upon request.
Bedroom three has a double bed and en-suite shower room with wash basin and WC.
The family shower room is on the ground floor and has a large walk in shower, wash basin and WC.
This wonderful hidden gem provides the perfect mix of indoor chic and outdoor fun. Guests can feel the sun and enjoy a cool breeze in the large private terrace that boasts a luxurious hot tub, a large gas BBQ, dining table and ample soft furnishing. This is the perfect setting to create special family memories as the sun sets and the waves gently roll up the beach. Alfresco living at it’s best!
Full address: Porthgwidden, St Ives, TR26 1NR
- Hot Tub with Towelling Robes Provided
- On-Site Parking for Three Cars – Height Restriction 1.90m
- Island Wastrel is dog friendly. If you would like to bring your furry friend with you please let us know, all we ask is an additional £20.00 charge per dog
- Dog Friendly – Up to Two Well Behaved Dogs Welcome
- Equipment Provided – High Chair/Travel Cot/Retractable Stair Gate
- Please note, due to the central location of this holiday home, there may be some noise disturbance from local traffic and businesses.
"This is the best company, property and location for an idyllic time away. Cornish Escapes is the most 'people-centered' company and made our stay easy, safe and pleasant."
"Amazing property, be lulled to sleep by the sound of the ocean and wake up to inviting views of the blue sky, beautiful beach and clear water, you can fall out of bed onto the beach. With fantastic, shops cafés and restaurants on your doorstep as well as a well equipped kitchen, you won’t have to go far for the most relaxing break, just sublime."
"This property is in a fantastic location with great views across Porthgwidden Beach and the Island. It is fully equipped with everything you will need to enjoy a stay here, with the added bonus of relaxing outdoor space, hot tub and room to park several cars.
you can also go to sleep to the sound of the sea which is very relaxing. Great property, highly recommend it."
“Fantastic experience – Looking forward to returning next year!”
“A wonderful place to stay. The location is perfect for everything and the house has everything you could ask for. Can’t wait to stay again!”
“We really enjoyed the property, it was very well equipped and had fantastic views over Porthgwidden Beach. The sitting room and bedrooms were very comfortable and it was all spotless on our arrival. Great location with easy access to all beaches which was particularly good for our dogs. We couldn’t really fault our stay and we don’t say that light! Thank you Cornish Escapes!”
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Cornish Escapes is a locally based holiday letting agency. We pride ourselves in providing quality accommodation for the perfect holiday experience. We love Cornwall and we know you will too! For any enquiries please do not hesitate to get in touch.