Carbis Bay :: Compass Point :: Beach Retreat
For those seeking a romantic getaway, this delightful ground floor apartment is beautiful. Quality oak furniture and limestone flooring throughout enhance the attractive decor. The sun-trap terraced area provides a place to relax and take in the sea views. Beach Retreat is just perfect for couples seeking peace and tranquillity near the sea. As well as being close to rail line into St. Ives, it is ideally located for coastal walking.
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Prices and Availability
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The lounge of Beach Retreat is furnished with a large luxurious sofa so that you can just relax and slow down to the pace of Cornwall. A 32inch HDTV with Freeview, DVD and MP3 player, radio and CD player are provided for your entertainment. The entrance to the apartment ensures complete privacy to your Cornish retreat. A romantic retreat for young couples and those with a babies with cot and highchair provided.
The lounge doors open directly on to a sunny patio with table and chairs all ready for you to take breakfast or maybe lunch 'al fresco' after a morning walk on the beach. It is worth getting up early maybe once during your holiday to see the fabulous sight of the sun rising over Godrevy Lighthouse and nearby Porth Kidney Sands.
With the reputation that Carbis Bay and St Ives have for the quality of their restaurants it will be understandable if you choose to dine out whilst on holiday. The dining area of Beach Retreat however offers the same ambience and has a table and chairs for up to 4 people, a romantic and quiet evening meal for two after a hard day on the beach or walking the coastal footpaths of Cornwall. An ideal retreat for a romantic Cornish honeymoon.
If the weather is favourable then of course you may choose to dine on the patio terrace with table and chairs for four, this private and secluded terrace has assorted tropical plants to enhance the Mediterranean atmosphere. The "Welcome Book" in Beach Retreat provides more information on places of interest and the restaurant tips from our previous guests.
Beach Retreat has a kitchen that is fully fitted and equipped with all that you need for days when you want to "eat in". A microwave and dishwasher are provided in addition to oven and hob and a spacious fridge-freezer. There is also a washing machine/dryer. But be sure to try out some of the many excellent pubs and restaurants in St. Ives and Carbis Bay. Leave the car at Beach Retreat and take the little train that takes you on a scenic coastal ride into St. Ives within a few minutes. This is reputed to be one of the most picturesque rail journeys in England, it's a pity it only lasts 3 minutes from Carbis Bay to St. Ives. The walk is just as enjoyable and takes about 20 minutes and has stunning views across St. Ives Bay.
Bedroom One with En-Suite
The master bedroom is furnished with a king size bed, double wardrobe, chest of drawers and bedside cabinets. Once you have relaxed to the pace of Cornwall there will always be the temptation of breakfast on the patio terrace just through the bedroom doors. Aptly named Beach Retreat, this romantic apartment has double access from the lounge and the master bedroom and is a particularly delightful feature of the property. An LCD television with Freeview is provided for those lazy mornings in bed.
The en-suite to the master bedroom has a bath, hand-held shower, wash basin, WC and heated towel rail. Luxury white cotton bed linen is provided along with fluffy white towels.
The en-suite to the master bedroom has a bath, hand-held shower, wash basin, WC and heated towel rail.
If you prefer a shower, there is a separate shower room which also has a WC and wash basin with mirror and wall mounted shaver point/light.
A Bath sheet, bath towel and hand towel are provided per person
One of the delights of this apartment is that there is direct access to the patio from both the lounge and the master bedroom, a real Cornish retreat. It is completely safe and enclosed and is the perfect spot to sit with a drink and plan the day's activities. The "Welcome Book" has a lots of leaflets promoting the various attractions nearby. Alternatively, in the evening, take a glass of wine on to the shared terrace that fronts Compass Point and watch the sun set over St. Ives. Beach Retreat provides a romantic hideaway for couples and young families and has an allocated parking space.
This summary shows the weekly availability and price of Beach Retreat.
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.