Saint Ives Cottages & Holiday Lettings

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House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Saint Ives, Cornwall, United Kingdom
from £56 £168
Sykes Cottages
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-50%
e.g. 24/11 - 1/12
Apartment ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Saint Ives, Cornwall, United Kingdom
from £72 £145
Easy Reserve
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-51%
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Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Saint Ives, Cornwall, United Kingdom
from £56 £114
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2,432 amazing accommodation options from 36 holiday letting websites, including VacationRentals.com and VRBO, can be booked in Saint Ives. By directly analysing these accommodation options, HomeToGo features the lowest prices as well as the most popular rentals in Saint Ives.

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Rent a holiday apartment, home or cottage in St Ives: from £29 per night

House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Saint Ives, Cornwall, United Kingdom
from £72
HomeAway
4.9
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House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Saint Ives, Cornwall, United Kingdom
from £190
HomeAway
4.8
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House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Saint Ives, Cornwall, United Kingdom
from £88 £98
Sykes Cottages
5.0
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House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Saint Ives, Cornwall, United Kingdom
from £95
HomeAway
4.6
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House ∙ 5 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Saint Ives, Cornwall, United Kingdom
from £204
HomeAway
5.0
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Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Saint Ives, Cornwall, United Kingdom
from £94
HomeAway
4.7
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House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Saint Ives, Cornwall, United Kingdom
from £51
Original Cottages
5.0
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House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Saint Ives, Cornwall, United Kingdom
from £61
Original Cottages
4.0
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House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Saint Ives, Cornwall, United Kingdom
from £75
Original Cottages
5.0
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Top holiday accommodation with fishing spots nearby

Fishing
House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Hayle, Cornwall, United Kingdom
from £29
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4.7
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Fishing
Apartment ∙ 3 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Saint Ives, Cornwall, United Kingdom
from £109
HomeAway
4.9
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Fishing
House ∙ 5 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Saint Ives, Cornwall, United Kingdom
from £100
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4.9
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Recommended pet-friendly holiday lettings

Pet-friendly
House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Saint Ives, Cornwall, United Kingdom
from £82
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4.3
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Pet-friendly
House ∙ 3 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Saint Ives, Cornwall, United Kingdom
from £52
Original Cottages
5.0
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Pet-friendly
House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Saint Ives, Cornwall, United Kingdom
from £64
Original Cottages
5.0
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Best holiday homes with a patio or terrace

Balcony/Patio
Apartment ∙ 5 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Saint Ives, Cornwall, United Kingdom
from £85
HomeAway
4.9
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Balcony/Patio
House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Saint Ives, Cornwall, United Kingdom
from £232
HomeAway
5.0
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Balcony/Patio
House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Saint Ives, Cornwall, United Kingdom
from £85
Original Cottages
4.0
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Popular holiday rental amenities in St Ives

  • Kitchen (2,072)
  • TV (1,893)
  • Internet (1,875)
  • No smoking (1,821)
  • Parking (1,529)
  • Washer (1,323)
  • Microwave (974)
  • Dishwasher (944)
  • No pets (883)
  • Garden (817)
  • Pets allowed (722)
  • Fishing (585)
Saint Ives is a wonderful holiday destination if you want a property with a pool. A few of the properties there have one. Additionally, more House rentals have pools than any other property type. They are an excellent choice if you go in a group of 5, as that is the number of people they can welcome on average. You could also rent a holiday rental offering a pool near the water, which is the case for one-third of the rentals there. In Saint Ives, there are a lot of options if you're searching for a holiday letting that allows pets. House rentals are the most pet-friendly type of accommodation in Saint Ives. In addition, a night in a pet-friendly property there costs, on average, £131. You can also search for pet-friendly rentals that are centrally located. In Saint Ives, a few of the holiday lettings are less than 2 kilometres away from the city centre.

Price and Availability Index in Saint Ives

Holiday Letting Price Information in St Ives

This graph displays average prices of the holiday cottages and holiday apartments located in St Ives. Prices reach their highest point in July, where prices are an average of £150 a night (27/07 - 03/08). Prices drop in January to an average of £75 per night (12/01 - 19/01).

Holiday Home Availability Information in St Ives

This graph shows the holiday letting availability rate for the next twelve months. Be careful if you plan to go to Saint Ives in October, as it comprises the busiest week of the next 6 months (27/10 - 03/11). December (01/12 - 08/12) has got the highest percentage of available rentals.

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Find the Saint Ives climate diagram. During July, maximum temperatures go up to more than 19° On the other hand, you could have temperatures dropping under 4° in February. The rainiest month is July while the driest month is March.

Accommodations in St Ives

Many of the properties (63.78%) in Saint Ives are house rentals. They are the most frequent properties on offer there. Additionally, house rentals in Saint Ives have an average price of £141 a night as well as an average size of 121 m². Furthermore, the majority of house rentals in Saint Ives can host 5 guests, which makes Saint Ives an ideal holiday spot for medium-sized groups and families. You could also consider other types of accommodation in Saint Ives. Apartment rentals are, for example, another common accommodation type in Saint Ives with 588 offers listed. These properties cost £129 a night, on average, and have an average size of 70 m².

Explore the Cornish Coast with a St Ives Cottage

A St Ives holiday letting is the perfect choice for a relaxed holiday getaway in the charming county of Cornwall. The quaint seaside town is peppered with boutique shops and has many great restaurants serving locally-caught seafood, as well as other regional favourites. Galleries such as the Tate St Ives, and nearby theme parks mean there's something to entertain the whole family. For nature-based fun, walk along the stunning cliffs or head south for a visit to Land's End at the tip of England. All this and more await when you book a St Ives holiday home.

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Getting There

Getting to your St Ives Holiday Letting

Arriving at your St Ives holiday letting couldn't be easier, as the county of Cornwall is served by Newquay International Airport. The airport has many domestic and a few international flight routes operating daily. Alternatively, the train is one of the most efficient and pleasant ways to reach St Ives. Trains depart from London Paddington for Penzance several times a day. You should alight at St Erth and continue to your final destination by local bus or taxi.

Coaches are also an option. Three services a day leave London Victoria and the journey takes around nine hours. If you wish to drive to St Ives, follow the A30 which will take you directly to the local area. Having your own vehicle is especially useful, as it enables you to explore the wider area with ease and flexibility.

Food & Drinks

Best Places to Eat in St Ives

Cornwall is famed for its pasties and one of the best places to grab the local delicacy is Presto Pasty. Other popular places to sample the county's classic dish are Pengenna Pasties and Warren's Bakery.

For an affordable lunch, head to Blas Burgerworks, which offers beef, chicken and vegetarian options, all served with a variety of toppings. Hub St Ives is another great burger joint, with a Brooklyn theme. They also serve a good selection of both local and international ales.

Alba Restaurant, set in a former lifeboat house, is famous for its seafood, including scallops and crab. This fine dining restaurant also has a great tasting menu so you can sample a little of everything.

Attractions

St Ives' Attractions

A key draw in St Ives is the beach. The shore is dotted with welcoming cafés and restaurants, and facilities such as showers. The two main beaches in the area are Porthminster Beach and Porthmeor Beach. Pack a picnic and some beach towels and head to one of these for a relaxing day in the sun.

Paradise Park is located about 5 km from St Ives and is wonderful spot for nature enthusiasts. The wildlife sanctuary boasts over 650 different species of animals and birds and is additionally home to the World Parrot Trust. There's the JungleBarn indoor play centre to keep little ones busy, whilst the Bird in Hand Pub, which serves a range of speciality ales and delicious meals, is perfect for when you get peckish.

If you're travelling with kids and looking for an all-weather activity, then the Flambards Experience is an excellent choice. The park encompasses thrilling rides as well as themed indoor areas, such as Victorian Village and Britain in the Blitz. It is worth booking in advance online in order to secure a 10% discount, whilst the park is about 30 minutes away from your St Ives holiday letting .

Art & Culture

Art in St Ives

Located close to the harbour is the Barbara Hepworth Museum. Here you can visit the sculptor's studio, see her classic works and walk in the beautiful gardens. Another great spot for taking in art is the Tate St Ives, part of the Tate collection of galleries along with the Tate Britain, Tate Modern and Tate Liverpool. Housed in a striking building that overlooks Porthmeor Beach, the gallery focuses on modern British artists. Combined tickets are available for here and the Barbara Hepworth Museum, whilst entry is free for those aged under 18.

Local Attractions

What to See in the Area

The stunning, historic town of Penzance is a mere 20-minute drive from your St Ives holiday letting . Famed for its abundance of Regency architecture, the small streets are filled with boutiques and cafés. Penlee House is a particular highlight, showcasing works from the Newlyn School movement.

For a unique day out, head to Land's End at the very edge of the country, just 40 minutes from your St Ives holiday home. England's most south-westerly point is neither a town nor city, but there is a good amount of attractions here. These include great cliff-side walking trails, the famous sign post showing the distances to New York and John O'Groats, and a bar attached to the nearby Land's End Hotel, where you can relax over a drink.

Sights & things to do in St Ives

Tranquillity in Saint Ives - beaches and beyond

St. Ives Harbour

A working port to this day, St. Ives Harbour is a great spot to watch local fishermen at work, while devouring ice cream and pasties. An amusement arcade nearby keeps kids entertained.

Porthmeor Beach

Close to Saint Ives' city centre, this dog-friendly beach is popular with surfers and families. Restaurants and cafés around serve excellent sandwiches and pasties.

St. Ives Lighthouse

Located at the end of Smeatons Pier, St. Ives Lighthouse measures 9 metres and has an interesting octagonal design.

St. Ives Church

Dedicated to St. La, an Irish female missionary, St. Ives Church houses a pipe organ from 1831. Watch out for the 15th-century gargoyles and grotesques, and the Fishermen's Aisle where glass windows let fishermen watch over their boats while in church.

Barnoon Cemetery

Perched high on a cliff overlooking Porthmeor beach, the historic Barnoon Cemetery is accessible via an uphill walk from the beach. You'll be rewarded with outstanding views.

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