Chy an Pol is a beautiful, luxury family holiday home located in the Cornish seaside town of St Ives, Cornwall. This fabulous townhouse offers inspirational panoramic sea views, on-site parking and luxurious interiors, making for a pure indulgent self catering retreat for all to enjoy. Situated less than a ten minute walk from the towns’ award winning golden beaches, restaurants and unique shops. Just sit back, relax and unwind.
Upon entering Chy an Pol you are greeted into a spacious hallway where a desk area can be found along with a cloakroom. Solid oak flooring is laid throughout the ground floor with neutral, fresh décor and a wonderful collection of original artwork to appreciate.
The living area can be accessed from either the hallway or kitchen and is a relaxing area in which to take in the panoramic views, whatever the weather. Double French doors open out onto the terrace, allowing the fresh salty sea air to flow in. Seating is provided on the 3 seater black leather sofa, contemporary leather and chrome armchair with footstall and three leather tub chairs. Gas central heating is provided throughout, but for those colder evenings, why not light the modern gas pebble fire? This room certainly does not lack natural light, but spot lights and a floor lamp are available.
A great entertainments package is provided, with a 40” LCD television with SKY TV including full sports package, DVD player with selection of DVD’s and complimentary Wi-Fi. A good selection of board games, maps and books along with the property welcome guide are also provided.
The dining area can be found within the kitchen. A bespoke beech table with two matching benches comfortably seat eight. If you fancy trying out the wonderful local cuisine which is on offer, we certainly recommend The Cornish Deli for lunch (they also provide yummy picnics) and The Alba for a special evening out.
The kitchen at Chy an Pol offers ample storage within the fitted beech wood units, along with plenty of prep space on the black granite effect worktop. It has some lovely focal points, including a glass brick wall and blue and purple splash back tiles. It is certainly well equipped with all the utensils you could require, including a great outdoor picnic set, sandwich toaster and handheld blender. Neff integrated appliances are provided including a microwave, washing machine, dishwasher, fridge and freezer, but the piece de resistance is the 6 burner range with double oven and Smeg extractor hood, which is sure to be of use if cooking for a full house. A window overlooks the front courtyard with a wooden venetian blind for privacy.
Bedroom One with En-suite
The master bedroom is a lovely bright and airy room with an en-suite shower room and double French doors which lead out onto your own private decked balcony. The far reaching sea views form here are spectacular, making it a great space to sit back and relax. This room really does have a seaside feel about it with white wooden furnishings and hues of pale blues and greens in the soft interiors. A comfortable king size bed is beautifully made for your arrival, with ample storage found within the fitted wardrobes, bedside tables and additional storage units. An LCD digital television with built-in DVD is provided along with an alarm clock radio, hair dryer and matching bedside lamps.
The second bedroom is located to the front of the property, gaining lots of light in the afternoons. A king size bed is provided, with built in dressing table and hanging space and bedside tables with wicker basket storage. Matching reading lamps and a mirror can be found, along with hardwood flooring which is laid throughout all of the bedrooms.
This single room is perfectly situated to enjoy a quiet night’s sleep. Storage is provided within the built-in dressing table and hanging space. A window overlooks the front of the property, with a mirror and reading lamp also provided.
Bedroom Four with En-suite
The magnificent, spacious fourth bedroom can be found on the second floor and boasts a fabulous en-suite bathroom. Double patio doors open out onto a balcony which boasts the best views of the entire property, looking right across the bay from The Island to Porthminster Point. Two Velux windows allow further light to stream into the eaves. Another king size bed is provided and the seaside theme continues with white furniture, including bedside tables with wicker basket storage, double wardrobe and additional wicker basket storage unit. Matching bedside lamps are provided along with a useful futon chair which converts into an additional bed, suitable for an extra child.
A set of bed linen and a bath sheet, bath towel, and hand towel are provided for each guest.
The family bathroom can be found on the first floor next to bedroom two. Beautifully appointed with a double end bath with rainfall shower overhead, separate handheld shower unit and glass shower screen. A wash basin, WC, backlit mirror and two glass shelves are also provided. Mosaic ceramic tiles adorn the walls with pale tile effect flooring.
The master bedroom en-suite boasts a large walk-in rainfall shower, WC, wash basin, backlit vanity mirror, glass shelving, and a glass brick feature wall. Mosaic ceramic tiles also adorn the walls with pale tile effect flooring.
The fourth bedroom provides a fabulous large en-suite bathroom, comprising of a double end bath with rainfall shower overhead, WC, wash basin, backlit mirror, glass shelving, large heated chrome towel rail, two storage cupboards and Velux windows which look to the front of the property. Pale ceramic wall tiles and tile effect flooring add to the luxurious, airy feel that this bathroom exudes.
A further WC and wash basin can be found on the ground floor. Oak flooring, glass shelf, vanity mirror and venetian blind can be found in this luxury cloakroom.
A bath sheet, bath towel and hand towel are provided for each guest, together with complimentary White Company toiletries.
The rear terrace is an absolutely fabulous large private area, which is some what sort after in St Ives. Separated into three sections, walk out onto the paved patio from the lounge French doors, an ideal place to enjoy the Weber BBQ which is provided for guests use. Steps then lead you down to an additional paved and decking area. The views from the rear garden are simply beautiful, looking right across from The Island to Godrevy Lighthouse and the golden stretch of Gwithian beach across the bay. The sun can be enjoyed throughout the morning and into the afternoon, making it a great spot for an alfresco breakfast or lunch. Two loungers, rattan chairs and two bistro sets are provided, perfect for sitting back and relaxing.
Paved steps lead you down from the two off street parking spaces to the front door and suntrap courtyard. This is a peaceful little area which gains the sun throughout the afternoon and into the evening. A bench seating two people is provided, making for a great spot to enjoy a quiet read.
Both bedrooms one and four, offer fabulous decked balconies which overlook one of the most beautiful bays in the World.
Houses in St Ives
These luxury cottages, villas and holiday homes have been carefully selected to meet the standards expected by our discerning guests. Newly built wow houses and refurbished traditional cottages have all been carefully designed and furnished to provide luxury holiday accommodation in and around the town of St Ives. These properties are also independently assessed by Quality in Tourism on behalf of Visit England, so that in partnership with our owners, your expectations will be met and provide you with a memorable holiday in West Cornwall.
Read more about St Ives, the beaches, restaurants and pubs, galleries, shops, walks, things to see and do.
St Ives nestles amongst rich, magnificent coastal scenery; surrounding you with the clearest air, the cleanest beaches and scented, sub-tropical gardens. With the influence of the Gulf Stream, this part of the UK enjoys its own unique micro climate. You can enjoy year round holidays with plenty to see and do. The beaches of St Ives and Carbis Bay provide fine golden sand with clear blue sea, you will never tire of the ever changing colours. There is so much to St Ives, it has a working harbour where you can watch the local fisherman bring in their catch and then enjoy that fresh produce at one of the many local restaurants. St Ives has won the 'Britain in Bloom' competition many times, there is a blaze of colour all around the town: houses smothered in baskets of blooms, parks and public areas a rich spectrum of radiant colours. Take a leisurely walk along the coastal footpath, perhaps to Carbis Bay and further to Lelant with the opportunity to return by train along one of the most scenic railways in the UK. Soak up the sounds and images of this mythical and rugged land. St Ives is renowned for its art, there are workshops, studios and galleries everywhere. So much to discover. St Ives - the jewel in the crown of Cornwall
Wandering through the cobbled streets of this ancient fishing port you'll soon see why this Cornish gem is a thriving hub for artists and art lovers alike. There's way too much to see in one day with so many artist's studios, galleries and craft workshops to explore. Staying with Carbis Bay Holidays in St. Ives, you will be in walking distance of all that St. Ives has to offer including the stunning golden beaches of Porthmeor and Porthminster.
"My family and I had a wonderful time in St Ives, and we were very impressed with our accommodation at Chy-An-Pol. The property was very well equipped, spacious, amazing views out the back, and very well located. "
"We live in Sydney and have had the pleasure of 2 short stays at this delightful property. We are sure that anyone who books this place will return. The ambience is extremely pleasant with lovely tasteful decor and wonderful views over St Ives Bay from the 3 levels. There are comfortable bedrooms and excellent bathrooms with efficient showers. Being situated up away from the town, a quiet day lounging on the extensive deck is possible, however it is an easy walk down to the town or the nearest beach, Porthminster"