Self Catering in Cornwall - St Ives
Sleeps a maximum of: 4
Pricing From: £330.00 - 975.00
Seagulls Rest, which was totally refurbished in 2014, is a contemporary self catering bungalow within St Ives Holiday Village surrounded by a mass of woodland and nature. With a bright, fresh and modern interior, Seagulls Rest is the ideal getaway for friends and couples alike, with children loving the seaside theme that runs throughout. Seagull's 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 Seagulls Rests sofa and chaise longue whilst watching a DVD, cosy up and enjoy the warmth created by the electric log burner stove and underfloor heating. 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. The two double aspect front doors open onto a 'pebble beach' area with picnic furniture, outside lights and candle lanterns bringing the nearby woodland closer and allowing for lazy evening meals under the stars. Seagulls 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 few minute stroll 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 Seagulls 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 Seagulls 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 from Seagulls Rest and has stunning coastal views. Treganna Castle Hotel Golf Course is 3 miles away and Tehidy course at Cambourne is only 8 miles. The area around Seagulls Rest lends itself to walking and there are a number of coastal path walks that showcase the dramatic 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 Seagulls Rest await
Housekeeping & Services
Iron and Ironing Board
Bed Linen Included
Fuel and Power Included
1 Double Bedroom
1 Twin Bedroom
Ground Floor Facilities
Ground Floor Bedroom
Ground Floor Toilet
Ground Floor Bath
Ground Floor Shower
Terrace / patio
Childrens play area
Outdoor games area
Off road parking
Activities within 20min drive of the property
Pub/Bar within 1 mile
Local Water Sports
Swimming (indoor pool)
Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the St Ives area.
Nearest AttractionsHeritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Paradise Park Wildlife Sanctuary - 1.7 miles (Family Attraction)
Ludgvan, St Paul's Church - 2.4 miles (Historic Church)
St Ives, St Ia's Church - 2.7 miles (Historic Church)
Towednack Church - 2.8 miles (Historic Church)
Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden - 2.8 miles (Museum)
St Ives, St Leonard's Chapel - 2.9 miles (Historic Church)
Barnoon Cemetery - 2.9 miles (Landmark)
Tate St Ives - 2.9 miles (Museum)
St Ives Museum - 3 miles (Museum)
St Ives, St Nicholas Chapel - 3.1 miles (Historic Church)
Nearest Alternative Cottages
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