Log In

English Harbour

Sleeps 2
No dogs
1 bedroom
1 bathroom

Overlooking Porthminster Beach, at Carrack Widden, on the terrace in St Ives, this one bedroom, second floor apartment, English Harbour, enjoys stunning sea views from its living area, a short walk to the beaches, harbour, town centre and St Ives scenic railway. Sleeping two, with an infant, its perfect for a couple’s romantic break or a young family’s holiday to St Ives. The open plan design allows the picture postcard view of Porthminster Beach to flow throughout the living area, via a large window, so whether you’re preparing a meal, dining, or relaxing you’ll benefit from the inspiring seaside setting, a bistro table has been placed by the window so you can enjoy your morning coffee watching the ocean, a plush sofa is placed in front of a 55” full UHD smart television, sit back and relax to Cornwall’s slower pace with the entertainment package including Netflix and PS4. The kitchen/diner is within the open plan living space, ideal for socialising with the chef, a glass round table with four white chairs, are ideally placed to enjoy a meal watching the ocean, the contemporary kitchen is well-appointed with white units, spacious granite worktops and integrated washer/dryer, providing all you need for a week’s stay. The king-sized master bedroom enjoys a luxurious Hypnos mattress dressed in White Company Egyptian cotton, to help with a peaceful night’s sleep. Lie back and watch a movie in bed via the Sky Magic Eye feed from the sitting area television, there’s also plenty of storage space for your holiday outfits. The bathroom with walk-in rainfall shower, is conveniently positioned next to the bedroom. The stunning Porthminster Beach, with its fine dining restaurant and café and glorious golden sands, the harbour and town centre are all a short walk away, St Ives itself is surrounded by sandy beaches and this picturesque traditional fishing village is set around an arc shaped working harbour, with cobbled streets filled with shops, cafes and art galleries, the Tate and the Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden is one of the most visited, here you’ll discover the towns connection with famous artist worldwide. If you want to venture on foot to truly discover the local areas wildlife and amazing coastal setting, then the South West Coast Path heads towards Zenor in one direction and the Hayle Estuary and Carbis Bay Beach in the other, it also like the scenic railway, which follows a similar stunning coastline journey, stops at Carbis Bay. The Blue Flag award-winning Carbis Bay Beach is a spectacular sandy stretch of gold, with azure coloured water lapping its shores, this slice of paradise is lifeguarded at peak times, so perfect for trying the water sports on offer. Away from the beaches a romantic night out at the open air theatre near Land’s End, The Minack will last in your memory for a lifetime, its dramatically set on the edge of a Cornish cliff, or wondering through Cornwall’s glorious gardens, including the rainforest walkway at the Eden Project, near St Austell, should delight, for the ultimate romantic selfie, a shot of the sun setting over St Ives or St Michael’s Mount, set on its own island near Penzance, will be mesmerising, the little ones might like seeing and feeding the animals at Paradise Park in Hayle. They say three things really matter, location, location, location, if you love the beach and Cornwall’s coastline then English Harbour really delivers.

Gas central heating. Electric oven/grill, 4 ring ceramic hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher. Smart TV with full Sky HD package including Movies & Sport, Netflix, Sky ‘Magic Eye’ feed, Smart TV, Blu-Ray DVD player with selection of DVDs, Bose Colour Soundlink Bluetooth speaker, DAB clock radio, PS4 with two controllers and a selection of games, Wifi. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Highchair and travel cot available on request. Off-road gated covered parking for one car. Sorry no pets, no smoking. Shop, pub and beach 0.2 miles. Note: Complimentary spa passes are provided for 2 guests at HarSPA at the Harbour Hotel, the passes include 20% discount off spa treatments, food and beverages (excluding offers) Access is valid until the 1st May 2023, Membership is reviewed annually by the owner for the following year and is subject to renewal. Please call the spa on arrival to the property to arrange your entry. Note: Please bring your own bedding for the cot. Note: Check-in from 4pm, check-out by 10am

Second-floor apartment. One king-size bedroom. Bathroom with walk-in shower, basin, heated towel rail and WC. Open-plan living space with kitchen, dining and sitting area

St Ives is one of Cornwall's most charming port towns, with small streets, tightly packed cottages nestled around the quayside, the Tate Gallery and Barbara Hepworth museum, fantastic beaches, excellent shops, a flourishing community of artists, amazing pubs and restaurants, and much more. It's easy to see why this is the county's finest tourist resort, with its semi-Bohemian lifestyle and romantic ambiance. With rich wildlife, wonderful coastal walks, top-notch surfing, and the Celtic secrets of the Land's End Peninsula all within easy reach, the surrounding area offers plenty to see and do for visitors. A fantastic location!


Clear Sea Views
Beach Nearby
Tennis Court Access
Parking Available
Watersports Nearby
Walking / Hiking Nearby
Fishing Nearby
Cycling Nearby
Rock Climbing Nearby
Bird Watching Nearby
Shop Nearby
Pub / Restaurant Nearby
High Chair
Games / Play Facilities
Washing Machine
DVD / Blu-ray Player


Check your travel time to the property


Prices shown are for the whole stay:

Got a question?