Located in Cornwall's coastal village of St Ives, Puffins is a contemporary two-bedroom first-floor apartment. Puffins is a fantastic tourist base for couples or a family of four who are looking to go away to Cornwall. Unload your luggage and take in the beautiful scenery of Belyars Croft from your off-road parking spot. Follow the oak flooring through to the open-plan living space where you can get ready to cook delicious dishes for your visitors in the well-equipped kitchen, stocked full of high-quality glassware and crockery alongside fantastic amenities including an electric oven, induction stove, microwave, and dishwasher, making cleaning up a breeze! Whether you prefer to dine indoors or out on the balcony, you'll be able to take in the stunning ocean views from the comfort of your own private dining table for four. As the evening grows darker, snuggle up on the plush sofa where you can relax in front of your favourite show on the flat-screen TV. Pour in the bubbles and indulge in a blissful soak in the bath or a refreshing rinse in the shower, making use of the high-quality toiletries provided before wrapping up warm in a premium towel as you prepare for bed. Catch your rest in one of the two well-appointed bedrooms, a super-king-size with en-suite shower room and a twin, each offering a zip/link feature along with crisp white linens, elegant venetian blinds and curtains, twin bedside tables with lamps, built-in wardrobes for storage and full length mirrors and hairdryers to help get ready for the day ahead. You and your visitors can start the day off on the right foot with a cup of coffee and a stroll through the lush subtropical communal gardens. Visit the town's centre, where you'll find a wide range of pubs and restaurants providing delicious food made with fresh, local ingredients, as well as grocery stores where you can stock up on goods to make delicious meals in the comfort of Puffins. A short walk will bring you to The Leah Potter, a pottery museum where you can attend a class and make your own keepsake or browse the gift shop for something unique to take back home with you. The Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Gardens, along with the well-known Tate gallery ensure the art lovers in your party are well-catered for. Be sure to take a trip to Porthminster's family-friendly beach where you can build sandcastles with the kids, paddle the clear waves, or simply sit back and enjoy the sun. It's easy to get to Penzance, which has a beautiful promenade and harbour, an exceptional Penlee House Gallery and Museum, a lush park with an open-air theatre and the 15-acre Trewidden Gardens, as well as a ferry port that allows voyages over to the magnificent Isle of Scilly. Head to the Penwith Heritage Coast, where you'll find Land's End Attraction featured in the latest film The Last Bus, for an unforgettable day excursion. For an escape to Cornwall like no other, choose Puffins.
About the location
Penzance 6 miles.
One of Cornwall's prettiest harbour towns, St Ives offers narrow streets, tight-packed cottages nestling around the quayside, the Tate Gallery and Barbara Hepworth museum, fabulous beaches, superb shops, a thriving community of artists, great pubs and restaurants and much more. With its semi Bohemian lifestyle and romantic air, it's easy to see why this is the county's premier holiday resort. The surrounding area has much for the visitor to see and do with abundant wildlife, fabulous coastal walks, top quality surfing and the Celtic mysteries of the Land's End Peninsula are all within easy reach. A superb destination!
Please note that the artwork displayed throughout the property may be changed in Spring/Summer 2022.
The Good Housekeeping Fund for Puffins is £100.