Carbis Bay :: Compass Point :: Amethyst
Guests will fall in love with Amethyst. With its views of the sea and ideal position close to the beach who could blame them? This is a real Cornish Gem. Like Carbis Bay...a treasure waiting to be discovered! Quality furnishings throughout, the latest in entertainment facilities and a stunning coastal backdrop to the living area and master bedroom. The perfect combination for a fabulous getaway to Cornwall.
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Prices and Availability
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The living area has wonderful sea views across the bay towards St. Ives which can be enjoyed with the provided binoculars. These can be enjoyed from the two cream leather tub chairs which are an ideal spot to relax with a good novel...if the views don't distract you. There are also comfortable cream sofas laden with turquoise scatter cushions which compliment the coastal views and the cosy rug laid on the wooden floors.
The entertainment in Amethyst is top notch! There is wireless internet throughout so that guests' can stay connected and a 37" plasma television with Freeview, Blu Ray DVD player and a Playstation 3 will keep everyone amused. There are also a selection of games and DVD along with a CD/MP3 player with iPod dock and DAB radio.
The dining room is accessible from the hallway and has an oak table with four chairs, and a high chair for younger guests. For those who wish to self-cater, there is a Tesco and Marks and Spencer nearby, as well as a selection of fabulous farm shops selling local Cornish produce. The sideboard in the dining rooms contains books, board games and a wealth of local information about St Ives and West Cornwall to help you plan your stay. Not forgetting the DAB radio so you can tune into radio Cornwall while you dine.
If you prefer to dine out, then the acclaimed Porthminster Cafe can be reached via a beautiful walk along the Southwest Coastal Path. One of the best beach cafés in Cornwall, and a favourite of our guests,' this is not to be missed. There is a huge choice of other recommended eateries in St. Ives and why not try out a really traditional Fish and Chip restaurant: "Becks" in Carbis Bay?
Apartment Amethyst has a fully fitted modern kitchen with quality units. There is a Neff hob and oven, a microwave, dishwasher and separate fridge/freezer. There are also plenty of utensils and cookware to allow guests' to self cater in style and on the work surfaces are a kettle, toaster and coffee machine - everything you would expect in a home from home.
Bedroom One with En-suite
Bedroom one has the very same sea views as the lounge and boasts a luxurious king size bed with high quality bed linen. This combined with the choice of curtains and/or blackout blinds, provides for a restful sleep. You will not want for storage space here as there is plenty available in the generous wardrobe, chest of drawers and bedside tables provided.
For entertainment, there is a wall mounted 26" LCD TV with Freeview and DVD player and a DAB/FM alarm clock radio and separate alarm clock to the bedside tables. A travel cot is available for younger guests,' we do ask however that you provide your own bedding for this.
This room is located close to the main bathroom and has two single beds dressed also with sumptuous bed linen. There is also a 19" LCD TV with Freeview and DVD player along with an alarm clock for guests who wish to use it!
Whatever time of the year that you plan to visit Amethyst, you will be delighted with one of the highest quality self catering apartments in the area. A hairdryer is provided in both rooms.
The main bathroom of Amethyst has a wash basin, WC and a Jacuzzi bath with power shower. There is a heated towel rail and modern bathroom fittings.
This bathroom is en-suite to bedroom one and boasts a power-shower, WC and wash basin. There is also a heated towel rail.
A bath sheet, bath towel and hand towel are provided for each guest.
There is a communal terrace for guests' to enjoy the views. Two folding chairs are provided within the apartment for your use along with 4 mats and a cricket set for use on the beach!
This summary shows the weekly availability and price of Amethyst.
In order to make a booking, please use the daily calendar above where you can enter your holiday start and end dates. You can find further details on how to book on our 'Book/Pay' page.
With its golden sands and turquoise sea, Carbis Bay is recognised as one of the most beautiful bays in the world. It is often selected as the perfect base for those wanting to relax and get away from it all but have the convenience of being just minutes away from the hustle and bustle of St. Ives. With its Blue Flag accredited beach, Carbis Bay is a popular choice for a luxury self-catering holiday with many of our special escapes boasting dramatic sea views. The coastal railway links St Ives to Penzance and is perhaps one of the most scenic rail journeys in the UK. The rail journey from Carbis Bay to St Ives takes about 4 minutes. It also connects to St Erth and Penzance to mainline UK stations including Paddington, London.