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Make a holiday homes or self catering cottages in St Ives, Cornwall your home away from home

St Ives is a charming little village on the Cornish coast, complete with twisting cobbled streets, beautiful little fishermen’s cottages and a golden beach where time stands still. St Ives, Cornwall is a stunning little village, and for most people, there could be nowhere finer to relax for a few weeks than a self catering St Ives holiday cottage.

Things to do in St Ives, Cornwall

The twisting streets of St Ives, Cornwall hold a great range of treasures. The scattered galleries, craft shops and museums that can be found amidst St Ives’ holiday homes mean that you can walk the streets of this small slice of peace and quiet for many hours, with each turn proving more interesting than the last. The St Ives Tate is one of the best known attractions within the village, but if you are staying in holiday cottages near St Ives, you shall certainly not want for history, culture or pure, unbridled beauty.

The village of St Ives sits on a beautiful stretch of coastline, inundated with little golden beaches and rock pools to investigate. The coastal walks available from St Ives holiday cottages and self catering St Ives beach cottages are quite remarkable. The South West Coast Path runs along the seafront past the village, and takes you as far as Porthminster and St Just. The Coffin Path (named as it used to be the path taken by coffins on their way to burial rather than for any inherent risk), the Tinners Way and wonderfully named Ding Dong Mine Trail are all well worth taking from any self catering holiday cottages near St Ives, Cornwall.

Places to visit on holiday in St Ives, Cornwall

There is no need to visit anywhere else whilst on holiday in a St Ives beach cottage, but should you feel the desire to explore further afield, there is plenty to see. Land’s End, Penzance and St Just are all well within reach from Cornish cottages, and all have something well worth exploring. The Eden Project, Lost Gardens of Heligan, Tate St Ives, the Barbara Hepworth Sculpture Garden and Minack Theatre are all close by too.

Weather in St Ives, Cornwall

Cottages in St Ives enjoy some of the mildest weather in Cornwall during the winter, and reliable sunshine during summer. The village's location right on the Cornish coast means that any spell of heat is very enjoyable, as a dip in the sea is always nearby. During summer, temperatures stay around 19 ° C in July and August and in winter, the mercury can drop as low as 4°C on a regular basis, but is usually much milder. The shoulder seasons are both long and pleasant in St Ives.

Travel to St Ives, Cornwall

St Ives holiday cottages are very easy to reach from anywhere in the UK. Newquay Airport is just 40 minutes from cottages in St Ives, receiving flights from throughout the British Isles, and driving is both easy and spectacular.

    Excellent! 4.7/5
    (19 reviews)
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    • 1 BR
    • 1 BA
    • Sleeps 2
    Apartment #8159158
    19
    Viewed 174 times in the last 48 hours
      Wonderful! 4.9/5
      (29 reviews)
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      • 1 BR
      • 1 BA
      • Sleeps 4
      Cottage #6749878
      29
      Viewed 226 times in the last 48 hours
        Wonderful! 4.8/5
        (17 reviews)
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        • 2 BR
        • 2 BA
        • Sleeps 4
        Apartment #8062135
        17
        Viewed 189 times in the last 48 hours
          Excellent! 4.6/5
          (27 reviews)
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          • 2 BR
          • 1 BA
          • Sleeps 4
          Cottage #8130574
          27
          Viewed 77 times in the last 48 hours
            Excellent! 4.7/5
            (33 reviews)
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            • 2 BR
            • 1 BA
            • Sleeps 5
            Cottage #1516714
            33
            Viewed 77 times in the last 48 hours
              Wonderful! 4.8/5
              (5 reviews)
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              • 3 BR
              • 1 BA
              • Separate Toilet
              • Sleeps 5
              House #6515953
              5
              Viewed 51 times in the last 48 hours
                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                (12 reviews)
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                • 2 BR
                • 1 BA
                • Sleeps 4
                Apartment #1960425
                12
                Viewed 73 times in the last 48 hours
                  Excellent! 4.6/5
                  (14 reviews)
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                  • 3 BR
                  • 2 BA
                  • Sleeps 6
                  Apartment #52556
                  14
                  Viewed 38 times in the last 48 hours
                    • 1 BR
                    • 2 BA
                    • Sleeps 4
                    Multiple rentals Apartment #448597
                    4
                    Viewed 48 times in the last 48 hours
                      • 3 BR
                      • 2 BA
                      • Sleeps 8
                      Multiple rentals Cottage #448597
                      6
                      Viewed 45 times in the last 48 hours
                        Excellent! 4.7/5
                        (27 reviews)
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                        • 2 BR
                        • 2 BA
                        • Sleeps 4
                        Apartment #8133368
                        27
                        Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
                          (29 reviews)
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                          • 2 BR
                          • 2 BA
                          • Sleeps 4
                          Cottage #1981815
                          29
                          Viewed 36 times in the last 48 hours
                            Excellent! 4.7/5
                            (15 reviews)
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                            • 2 BR
                            • 1 BA
                            • Sleeps 4
                            Cottage #8143761
                            15
                            Viewed 65 times in the last 48 hours
                              Wonderful! 4.8/5
                              (24 reviews)
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                              • 3 BR
                              • 2 BA
                              • Sleeps 6
                              House #8103270
                              24
                              Viewed 51 times in the last 48 hours
                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                (13 reviews)
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                                • 2 BR
                                • 2 BA
                                • Sleeps 4
                                Apartment #6024140
                                13
                                Viewed 53 times in the last 48 hours
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                                  • 2 BR
                                  • 1 BA
                                  • Separate Toilet
                                  • Sleeps 4
                                  Cottage #6797089
                                  3
                                  Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                    (18 reviews)
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                                    • 2 BR
                                    • 2 BA
                                    • Sleeps 4
                                    Cottage #1988846
                                    18
                                    Viewed 32 times in the last 48 hours
                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                      (36 reviews)
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                                      • 2 BR
                                      • 2 BA
                                      • Sleeps 4
                                      Apartment #8172147
                                      36
                                      Viewed 36 times in the last 48 hours
                                        Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                        (35 reviews)
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                                        • 1 BR
                                        • 1 BA
                                        • Sleeps 3
                                        Apartment #8130604
                                        35
                                        Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
                                          Exceptional! 5/5
                                          (5 reviews)
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                                          • 3 BR
                                          • 1 BA
                                          • Sleeps 6
                                          Cottage #6723068
                                          5
                                          Viewed 72 times in the last 48 hours
                                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                            (10 reviews)
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                                            • 2 BR
                                            • 2 BA
                                            • Sleeps 4
                                            Apartment #6723047
                                            10
                                            Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
                                              Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                              (13 reviews)
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                                              • 1 BR
                                              • 1 BA
                                              • Sleeps 2
                                              Cottage #8092238
                                              13
                                              Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                (21 reviews)
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                                                • 2 BR
                                                • 2 BA
                                                • Sleeps 5
                                                Apartment #8173474
                                                21
                                                Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  • 2 BR
                                                  • 2 BA
                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                  Apartment #6723064
                                                  4
                                                  Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
                                                    Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                    (7 reviews)
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                                                    • 2 BR
                                                    • 2 BA
                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                    Apartment #6723044
                                                    7
                                                    Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      • 4 BR
                                                      • 3 BA
                                                      • Sleeps 12
                                                      Multiple rentals House #6550884
                                                      11
                                                      Viewed 35 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                        • 2 BR
                                                        • 2 BA
                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                        Apartment #6884077
                                                        4
                                                        Viewed 33 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          Exceptional! 5/5
                                                          (27 reviews)
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                                                          • 2 BR
                                                          • 1 BA
                                                          • Sleeps 4
                                                          Cottage #8119885
                                                          27
                                                          Viewed 37 times in the last 48 hours
                                                            • 5 BR
                                                            • 3 BA
                                                            • Separate Toilet
                                                            • Sleeps 12
                                                            House #6905529
                                                            2
                                                            Viewed 52 times in the last 48 hours
                                                              • 3 BR
                                                              • 2 BA
                                                              • Sleeps 6
                                                              Cottage #6772756
                                                              4
                                                              Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                (30 reviews)
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                                                                • 1 BR
                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                                Apartment #1840893
                                                                30
                                                                Viewed 26 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                  (18 reviews)
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                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                                  Cottage #8113327
                                                                  18
                                                                  Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                    Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                    (5 reviews)
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                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                    • Sleeps 5
                                                                    Condo #8157474
                                                                    5
                                                                    Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      Excellent! 4.3/5
                                                                      (6 reviews)
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                                                                      • 4 BR
                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 11
                                                                      House #1821909
                                                                      6
                                                                      Viewed 70 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                        (7 reviews)
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                                                                        • 3 BR
                                                                        • 3 BA
                                                                        • Sleeps 6
                                                                        Apartment #6787359
                                                                        7
                                                                        Viewed 51 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                          • 2 BR
                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                          • Sleeps 4
                                                                          Apartment #6791788
                                                                          3
                                                                          Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            • 1 BR
                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                            • Sleeps 3
                                                                            Multiple rentals Cottage #845297
                                                                            38
                                                                            Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                              • 3 BR
                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                              • Sleeps 6
                                                                              Multiple rentals Apartment #845297
                                                                              5
                                                                              Viewed 35 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                (27 reviews)
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                                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                • Sleeps 5
                                                                                Apartment #73192
                                                                                27
                                                                                Viewed 62 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                  (6 reviews)
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                                                                                  • 3 BR
                                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                                  Apartment #6723061
                                                                                  6
                                                                                  Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                    (9 reviews)
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                                                                                    • 3 BR
                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                    • Sleeps 6
                                                                                    Cottage #8149291
                                                                                    9
                                                                                    Viewed 30 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                      (10 reviews)
                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                                                      Apartment #6115000
                                                                                      10
                                                                                      Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                        (6 reviews)
                                                                                        avg/night
                                                                                        • 2 BR
                                                                                        • 3 BA
                                                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                                                        Apartment #6723046
                                                                                        6
                                                                                        Viewed 31 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                          (25 reviews)
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                                                                                          • 2 BR
                                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 6
                                                                                          Cottage #1871557
                                                                                          25
                                                                                          Viewed 40 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                            • 3 BR
                                                                                            • 2 BA
                                                                                            • Sleeps 6
                                                                                            House #6835439
                                                                                            Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                              (3 reviews)
                                                                                              avg/night
                                                                                              • 1 BR
                                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 3
                                                                                              Apartment #6723050
                                                                                              3
                                                                                              Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                                (8 reviews)
                                                                                                avg/night
                                                                                                • 1 BR
                                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                Apartment #6723060
                                                                                                8
                                                                                                Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                                  (6 reviews)
                                                                                                  avg/night
                                                                                                  • 3 BR
                                                                                                  • 3 BA
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                  House #6723062
                                                                                                  6
                                                                                                  Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                    (25 reviews)
                                                                                                    avg/night
                                                                                                    • 1 BR
                                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 2
                                                                                                    Apartment #1887769
                                                                                                    25
                                                                                                    Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                      Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                                                      (14 reviews)
                                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                      Apartment #1005767
                                                                                                      14
                                                                                                      Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                       

                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Lovely apartment in a quiet area of St Ives

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      This beautiful and spacious apartment is conveniently located for the town centre and all amenities. It is close to Porthminster beach, with its great cafe, and a short walk to other restaurants and shops.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jun 23, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jun 2017

                                                                                                      Second time staying at Marios House .

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      Everything perfect at Marios for 5 ladies in our 60s who met in 1973 working the summer season in hotels in St Ives . Meet for a catch up every two years , going to make it every year lots of memories very special place for us all . Marios the icing on the cake for us . Clean, bright , comfortable. So close to the harbour , island, beaches , restaurants and shops . PERFECT PERFECT.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jun 15, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jun 2017