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Starfish Rest
St Ives

Starfish Rest, St Ives, Cornwall

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Sleeps a maximum of: 4

Pricing From: £330.00 - 975.00

Starfish Rest is a contemporary self catering bungalow within St Ives Holiday Village surrounded by a mass of woodland and nature. It is positioned only a few steps away from our other 2 cottages, 'seagulls' and 'butterfly' so would make an ideal choice for extended / large families who wish to holiday together whilst having their own space and privacy. With a bright, fresh and modern interior, Starfish Rest is the ideal getaway for friends and couples alike.

with children loving the seaside theme that runs throughout. Starfish Rest has a large, light and airy open plan living/dining/kitchen area leading to a double bedroom, a twin bedroom and a family bathroom. The modern well equipped kitchen area is perfect for creating hearty breakfasts before a day spent exploring St Ives and the surrounding area.

After a hard day on the beach, playing golf or pottering around the beautiful streets of St Ives, relax on the terrace area with a well deserved glass of wine whilst the children play safely on the grassy area in full view. Both bedrooms have comfortable beds and ample storage for all that you may bring with you. The modern bathroom has a bath with an overhead shower.

Starfish Rest is in a truly unique setting, just 10 minutes from St Ives yet in a secluded, tranquil wooded area where all manner of wildlife can be seen. Rabbits, squirrels, jays, robins,finches and seagulls regularly visit, and cuckoos, woodpeckers and owls can often be heard. The amenities at the park are just a short five minute walk away and can be enjoyed from March to October, including WiFi in the club house, a heated indoor pool, restaurant and shop.

( charges may apply). With so much peace and quiet to be found at Starfish Rest it may be hard to tear yourself away! The beautiful town of St Ives and its sandy beaches are just 10 minutes away. The dog friendly beach of Porthkidney is 5 mins away and the beaches of Carbis Bay are 5 to 10 minutes from Starfish Rest.

Travel a little further afield and visit the famed Eden Project, about an hours drive, and spend time in the huge biodomes marvelling at the flora and fauna. Or, travel further south and visit Lizard Point the most southerly point in Great Britain and climb to the top of the Lizard Lighthouse which affords spectacular views. For golfers, Lelant Golf Course is just 5 minutes away and has stunning coastal views.

Treganna Castle Hotel Golf Course is 3 miles away. The area around Starfish Rest lends itself to walking and there are a number of coastal path walks that showcase the dramating coastline of this part of Cornwall. The Lelant to St Ives Coastal Walk takes in Carbis Bay and Porthminster Beach.

However you choose to spend your time whilst visiting this beautiful part of Cornwall, know that the tranquility and peacefulness of Starfish Rest awaits you on your return. Dogs sometimes allowed with written permisssion from cottage owner.


Location Type

Housekeeping & Services
Iron and Ironing Board
Bed Linen Included
Fuel and Power Included
Pets Allowed
High Chair
No Smoking

Ground Floor Facilities
Ground Floor Bedroom
Ground Floor Toilet
Ground Floor Bath
Ground Floor Shower

Indoor Pool
Heated Pool
Communal Pool


DVD Player

Leisure Equipment
Patio Furniture

Garden/Terrace/Play area
Communal garden
Terrace / patio
Childrens play area

Parking available
Off road parking

Activities within 20min drive of the property
Wind Surfing
Outlet Shopping
Mountain Biking
Horse Riding
Pub/Bar within 1 mile

Local Water Sports
Water Skiing
Swimming (indoor pool)

Approximate Location

Map is approximate and should only be used to get a rough idea of the cottage location.

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Nearest Attractions

Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest

Paradise Park Wildlife Sanctuary - 1.7 miles (Family Attraction) Heritage Rating

Ludgvan, St Paul's Church - 2.4 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

St Ives, St Ia's Church - 2.7 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Towednack Church - 2.8 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden - 2.8 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

St Ives, St Leonard's Chapel - 2.9 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Barnoon Cemetery - 2.9 miles (Landmark) Heritage Rating

Tate St Ives - 2.9 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

St Ives Museum - 3 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

St Ives, St Nicholas Chapel - 3.1 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Nearest Alternative Cottages

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