Puffin Cottage

Sleeps: 4/ Beds: 2/ Bathrooms: 1

from £508.00 - £1304.00 per week Book now

Seconds away from the famous and sandy Porthmeor Beach, Puffin Cottage is a classic characterful fisherman’s cottage nestled in the heart of Downalong, St Ives. This traditional cottage radiates Cornish charm, is spread across three floors and boasts lovely sea views.

Take a step through the narrow-cobbled streets of Downalong and transport yourself to the golden beaches of St Ives, visit the world-renowned Tate Gallery and dine at the many independent restaurants. Puffin Cottage is the perfect base to immerse yourself in that laid back Cornish culture.
Linen and Towels Provided
Outside Space
Sea Views
Wifi Included
Check in: 17:00
Check out: 10:00

  • Relax
    The open plan living area joins with the dining space, which seats four. Why not open the stable door and allow the salty air to surround you or peacefully watch the world go by as other holidaymakers explore this historical town? Looking for some entertainment? Switch on the TV or cosy up with a book.
  • Dine
    On the ground floor is a modern and well-equipped kitchen, with all you could need to cook up a storm. There is an oven, hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, and coffee machine.

    In addition, there is a bijoux breakfast nook with two chairs situated in the corner.
  • Unwind
    Puffin Cottage has two bedrooms. The master bedroom has wonderful flexibility and offers a king size bed that can be split to make two twin beds on request. There is also hanging space for clothes.

    The playful second bedroom, has a bunk bed perfect for children. There is also a window seat, ideal to soak up those sea views.
  • Refresh
    The bright family bathroom has a bathtub with a waterfall shower head. There is also a WC and wash hand basin.
  • Outside
    There is a small courtyard outside the front of the house overlooking the iconic Porthmeor Road. Take a seat on the bright and cheerful outside furniture and enjoy a cup of coffee or cocktail in the warmer months.


Property Location

Full address: 8 Porthmeor Road, St Ives, TR26 1NP

Floor Plans

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More details

  • No Dogs
  • Access Statement – Puffin Cottage is accessed via two small steps leading to a stone path followed by a further two steps to the front door. Please note, Puffin Cottage is a traditional cottage the stairs inside may not be suitable for some guests. Please supervise children at all times near stairs.
  • No Parking Provided

Guest Reviews

  • "The only bad thing I have to say is it’s fully booked for our week next year! Stayed in St Ives lots and this was by far our favourite! Location and house were awesome."
  • "Thank you for your warm welcome, we loved the house very much. It is a very nice and special house with everything inside that you could need, lovely interior and very comfortable!"
  • "Beautifully presented cottage, ideal location with thoughtful touches such as the books and boardgames."

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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.

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