Carbis Bay :: Poppies :: Carvean
Escape the crowds ! Carvean is the perfect retreat for families or couples sleeping six in spacious luxury, convenient for the beaches and scenic rail link to St Ives. Close to the South West Coastal Path where you can enjoy some of the most stunning scenery in Cornwall and, you can take your pet ! Furnished to a very high standard with added benefits of Sky, Wifi, conservatory and a sunny courtyard garden with bbq.
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Prices and Availability
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The entrance hall on the seaward side of Carvean leads to a very spacious living area comprising a conservatory, lounge and study. The dining room is separate and adjacent to the kitchen. A Welcome Guide in the apartment provides a wealth of information about Carbis Bay and St Ives, the owners' detailed knowledge of the area gives you an insight into the delightful haunts to visit. Whether this covers wandering the cobbled streets, visiting the art galleries or searching out that ideal eatery, you are bound to find plenty of recommendations to cover you wish list.
The large lounge has been thoughtfully furnished in contemporary style with a "seaside feel" and offers plenty of comfortable seating and space for 6 guests There is a 50" TV with full Sky package, a Blu Ray DVD player and a Nintendo Wii with games provided, to keep you entertained. A selection of books and DVD's are also provided.
The lounge area extends to a seaward conservatory area with wicker chairs, table, providing additional seating for guests.
The dining area is next to the kitchen, at the rear of the property, this light and spacious room has a dining table and chairs that comfortably seat 6 guests and 2 infants with highchairs provided. There is a wide choice of quality restaurants in the are, some offering a takeaway service, including the renowned Becks Fish and Chip shop. The short train journey to St Ives is only a few minutes walk away from Carvean as a further alternative.
Study or Baby Room
Just off the lounge is a separate study room, this versatile area could serve as a bedroom for the travel cots or as a storage area for surfboards or indeed an ideal room for the family pet to occupy.
This designer kitchen has white gloss units and grey work tops, with soft close drawers and cupboards this is everyone's dream kitchen. Appliances are provided comprising microwave, electric hob, oven and extractor, in addition to a built in dishwasher, and fridge/freezer. There are also plenty gadgets to keep chef amused, including a Tassimo coffee maker, toaster, kettle, juicer and food processor.
This separate room off the kitchen not only provides access to the rear courtyard garden but also houses a sink and washer/dryer.
The master bedroom is on the first floor at the rear of the cottage and has a king size bed. There are two bedside table, bed side lamps, a 19" LCD TV with Freeview and Ipod docking station, spacious wardrobe and a chest of drawers.
The second bedroom of Carvean is on the first floor at the reat of the property. It has a double bed with bedside tables and reading lamps, 19" TV with Freeview and an Ipod docking station. There is plenty of storage with a chest of drawers and wardrobe.
The third bedroom of Carvean is on seaward side, it has two single beds with a bedside table and reading lamp, 19" TV with Freeview and an Ipod docking station. There is plenty of storage with a chest of drawers and wardrobe.
Two cots and high chairs are provided for our younger guests, we do ask however that you provide your own bedding for the travel cot.
A set of towels comprising bath sheet, bath towel and hand towel is provided for each guest.
The main bathroom of Carvean is on the first floor and next to all the bedrooms, fully tiled with large modern tiles, the sanitary-ware is white Italian style and the fittings are sleek chrome. There is a WC, wash basin, bath with overhead shower and screen, also a chrome ladder towel rail. Towels are provided for each guest
On the ground floor is a useful shower room and is fully tiled, the sanitary-ware is white Italian style and the fittings are sleek chrome. There is a WC, sink, and shower enclosure with power shower.
The conservatory at Carvean not only provides additional seating for guests, but this spacious area which adjoins the lounge is a place to relax to the pace of Cornwall. Sink into one of the wicker chairs and watch the world go by.
Carvean has an enclosed decked courtyard garden area to the rear of the property, accessed from the utility room off the kitchen. There is a table and chairs, a superb spot to enjoy breakfast, lunch or dinner and gets the sun most of the day. A barbecue is also provided.
Carvean - The Poppies
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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.