Self Catering in Cornwall - St Ives
Sleeps a maximum of: 4
Pricing From: £330.00 - 975.00
After a full internal and external renovation Butterfly Rest is now available for summer 2015 bookings and beyond. This property has been knocked back to a bare shell and then rebuilt and everything is brand new ! It now has a bright, cheerful 'beach hut' themed interior and is set in a quiet corner of the park with direct access to the acres of woodland behind, and a large open grassy area directly in front. It also has a cute seaside themed picnic bench perfect for alfresco dining, and is positioned to get most of the late daytime / evening sunshine.
Butterfly Rest 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, Butterfly Rest is the ideal getaway for friends and couples alike. Butterfly 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. 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.
Butterfly 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).
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 away. 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 with its 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 surrounding area is perfect for 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. Butterfly Rest is the perfect, tranquil and peaceful base to use for exploring this part of Cornwall.
Pets may be allowed at the owners discretion and only with her written permission. Please contact the owner by telephone or email for further details or with any queries.
Housekeeping & Services
Iron and Ironing Board
Bed Linen Included
Fuel and Power Included
Ground Floor Facilities
Ground Floor Bedroom
Ground Floor Toilet
Ground Floor Bath
Ground Floor Shower
Terrace / patio
Childrens play 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
Details of facilities are believed correct at time of publication, but may be subject to change by the cottage proprietor. Up-to-the-minute facility listings will be always presented during the booking process for your approval.