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Clearwater

St Ives, Cornwall (Ref. 1073925)

4.6

Very good

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  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets Yes

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Features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Seaside
  • Broadband / WiFi

Reviews & Ratings

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Facilities

30 Customer Reviews

  • "Loved this property which is within walking distance to the beach, shops and restaurants and has a parking space!"

    ! Very comfortable and well equipped - perfect! We very much appreciated the welcome gifts as did Lola our schnoodle.

    Thank you for your wonderful feedback. We are thrilled to hear that you loved the property and your stay! Thank you so much again for your comments and we look forward to the opportunity to welcome you and Lola back in the future! Kinds Regards, The Carbis Bay Holidays Team Property Owner

    Reviewed by CatherineJul 2022

  • "Loved the property and location."

    Have booked already for next year.

    Thank you for your wonderful feedback. We are thrilled to hear that you loved the property and your stay! Thank you so much again for your comments and we look forward welcoming you back next year. Kinds Regards, The Carbis Bay Holidays Team Property Owner

    Reviewed by AnnaJun 2022

  • "Had a great time in a lovely apartment."

    Brill location to everything but far enough away so we had a 10 minute walk in to town each day which we like. Only minor negative but no surprise was a Grass Garden would have been better for our Dogs.

    Thank you for your feedback. We are pleased to hear you had a great holiday. Clearwater is a lovely apartment in a great location. We hope to welcome you back soon! Kind Regards The Carbis Bay Holidays Team. Property Owner

    Reviewed by JamesJun 2022

  • "Clearwater was lovely!"

    The location, facilities etc were great. We had a really pleasant week there. I took a point off for cleanliness. The windows had mould on them, there was litter under the sideboard and chair and there was opened items in the fridge. Really lovely property and I would book again as I understand that the cleaner can’t cover everything in a short space of time. The one thing for future bookings if you have dogs. Tregenna let off fireworks and whilst my dog doesn’t care about them they were very loud! I know Tregenna notify the residents of this. Maybe the owner or Sykes could notify staying guests. Please don’t let the mouldy windows deter others from booking. This was a really lovely place.

    Reviewed by SamanthaMay 2022

  • "Clearwater was a beautiful spotlessly clean & comfortable apartment to stay."

    We enjoyed our stay there very much, & are looking forward to going back in September. Thank you to the owners & to Carolyn the housekeeper & her team.

    Reviewed by JudeApr 2022

  • "Cannot fault and absolutely spotlessly clean."

    Will definitely stay again. Karen,Simon and Archie our dog.

    Thank you so much for your wonderful feedback. We are so pleased to hear you had a lovely stay! We hope to welcome you back in the near future. Kind Regards, The Carbis Bay Holidays Team Property Owner

    Reviewed by KarenApr 2022

  • "We really enjoyed our time at Clearwater."

    The location was great, so close to the beaches & shops having off road parking in st ives is a massive bonus too! The property itself was clean & comfortable. However, the heating was very temperamental, we never complained about it because it was overly cold and we just put an extra layer on. Also, the pillows are a little hard, but that’s personal preference! Overall we throughly enjoyed our stay!

    Thank you for your feedback. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay. Please do inform us if you experience any problems with heating, our maintenance team are available to help fix any issues. Kindest Regards The Carbis Bay Holidays Team. Property Owner

    Reviewed by CharlotteApr 2022

  • "Patio furniture and outside patio were not cleaned."

    Table and chairs not been cleaned for along time. Lamp in bedroom did not work, and no extra bulbs to change. Glass storage shelves were not clean. Could have done with more hot water. Standard of cleaning is what is letting this apartment down on our occasion. Other than that we had an enjoyable stay.

    Thank you for your feedback. We are sorry to hear that some areas were not up to our usual standard for you, we are investigating these issues. Your comments have been taken on board and reported to the necessary departments to ensure these things get actioned. Thank you again and we hope to welcome you back in the near future. Kind Regards, The Carbis Bay Holidays Team Property Owner

    Reviewed by SandraMar 2022

  • "We enjoyed our stay at Clearwater."

    Only issue was the central heating & hot water not working but Carbis Bay Holidays did their absolute best to sort it out. Would have been a 5 otherwise.

    Thank you very much for your feedback. We are sorry to hear that you experienced this issue during your stay but are pleased that we helped with this. Thank you again and we hope to welcome you back in the near future. Kind Regards, The Carbis Bay Holidays Team Property Owner

    Reviewed by CarolineFeb 2022

  • "Sadly this lovely property’s heating was not on, on our arrival at 18."

    00 in Dec! Also no lamp working in twin room. Tried putting heating on, but would not work. After phone many calls two different people arrived but was unable to fix it Saturday. Eventually a lovely guy came in Sunday evening and said he could only fix it for the evening only, as there was a problem with it. So throughout the week we had hot water, no heating, then when the heating was fixed, the next day we had no hot water.!!! In the family bathroom the bath was extremely slippery, as my wife is disabled, she could not get out of the bath. No rubber mat or hand rail to get out. She had to stay there until I came back. Which was frightening for her. It’s a fabulous property, wonderful location and was perfect on the ground floor as my wife has difficulty walking. It’s a shame these issues was not dealt with BEFORE our arrival, then it would of been a 5 star stay as expected and as your website promises.

    Reviewed by MartinDec 2021

  • "Having been a regular customer of Carbis bay Holidays for the last 10 years coming 2-3 times per year, we are extremely disappointed with the 50% plus price increases, other competitors of yours seem only be increasing prices inflationary."

    This is obviously going to impact our future holidays in st Ives which is a shame as we have been very happy to use Carbis bay holidays for our breaks in st Ives.

    Reviewed by CraigSep 2021

  • "Cleanliness not up to standard as detailed in separate correspondence."

    Several items/areas not cleaned and very dusty. Several lamps not working. Shower mouldy and in need of regrouting. Window frames mouldy and dirty. Mould on wall in master bedroom.

    Dear Mrs Marner, Thank you very much for your comments, I am so sorry that you felt the cleanliness was not up to standard when you arrived, had you let us know whilst you were staying in the property we could have arranged for the issues to be sorted at a convenient time, had you wished. We have highlighted your concerns regarding the level of cleaning with the housekeeping team, and the issues have now been rectified. The season has been particularly long and heavy as almost all properties have been fully booked since the Government permitted travel and overnight stays following Covid-19 lockdown. This has meant that the gaps between bookings have been not been there when we would normally carry out maintenance checks, which are not feasible across a busy changeover window. As soon as possible the properties will be assessed during the gaps to ensure the standard both our guests and owners are used to experiencing are maintained, but in this instance, the Owners recently stayed in the property and did their own assessment with housekeeping, as a result of which the issues were rectified. The Owners have said, that if you are returning to the property, then they will agree a reduction of £100 on the next rental. Thanks you for your valued feedback. If you have any further concerns, please do not hesitate to contact us, Kind regards, The Carbis Bay Holidays Team Property Owner

    Reviewed by SAug 2021

  • "Had a wonderful holiday & location of the property was perfect"

    Reviewed by SusanJul 2021

  • "Lovely accommodation, really close to st ives centre."

    Great to have a parking space too.

    Reviewed by JuliaJul 2021

  • "Clearwater apartment was ideally located for us with a small dog , with one of the best beaches in the country 5 minutes down the hill , the car parking space is essential in st ives ."

    The apartment was very clean and well equipped and we made best use of the outside enclosed patio in the brilliant weather. Only Niggles are the Main bed needs a new mattress and the current regime that you have to be out by 9:00 am and can’t arrive until 17:00 and as parking in st ives is virtually impossible there is no point in arriving early. Overall an enjoyable holiday and I would recommend.

    Reviewed by PhilJun 2021

  • ""Myself, my partner and our little dog have just returned from our stay at Clearwater."

    _What can I say , it was just as advertised and looked as it did in the photos, we wanted a relaxing getaway in clean and safe accommodation and that’s exactly what we got._We arrived to find the apartment spotless, clear COVID rules to follow, the apartment was clean fully equipment to a very high standard, which meant for us it was a home from experience for us both to relax and enjoy, the location was perfect walking distance to Porthminster beach and St Ives _We would also like to thank Abby for her hard work in making the property safe and clean and the text messages with all the information we needed_Will be recommending this place to our family and friends_Thank you again"
    Glen Glen

    ReviewOct 2020

  • ""Just stayed in an apartment in St Ives Cornwall."

    It was beautiful and very clean, modern. Close to the beach, and town centre. Really enjoyed our holiday, would recommend staying in this accommodation, and would definitely book it again. Thank you."
    Loraine Hartley

    ReviewSep 2019

  • ""Thankyou for your recent email."

    My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed our stay at 'Clearwater,' the apartment was absolutely beautiful with every need more than adequately catered for! We also enjoyed the short walk down the hill to the centre of St Ives." Ann Shields

    TestimonialOct 2016

  • ""We had a lovely stay at Clearwater thank you."

    Perfect location, lovely and clean and the complimentary cream tea , shopping bag etc were really appreciated. Will hopefully be staying again next year. " Ava Gunning.

    TestimonialSep 2016

  • ""We had a great week in St Ives."

    Clearwater is in a fab location and is a comfortable, stylish apartment. We enjoyed coffee and cakes and great service at Pels which is especially good for me as they do a good range of gluten free products, even crepes, Blas is great for a burger and we had a very sociable night in there, for steak I don't think you can beat the Fire House, and for a drink and a view The Hub. For something a bit different The Bean Inn at Carbis bay had a good choice of dishes." C. Rawlings

    TestimonialJul 2015

  • ""We had a great holiday at Gallinas Point, the property was clean , well equipped and very welcoming, close to st Ives and the beach at Porthminster is just perfect for our two preschool aged children."

    Had to visit Carbis Bay quite a few times tho as we just love it there & it's there that our whole love affair with this area of Cornwall began! The outdoor area at Clearwater was also a real plus point for us with two rather adventurous toddlers as it was SAFE and enclosed." H. Bond

    TestimonialJul 2015

  • ""We had a fantastic holiday in St Ives and could not have wished for better accommodation."

    The apartment was immaculate and had everything in it that we could have needed. Thanks for a wonderful holiday." D. Logan

    TestimonialJun 2015

  • ""We had another fantastic week in St Ives and the apartment was beautiful, the location and cleanlines of the apartment was great."

    " E. Torr

    TestimonialJun 2015

  • ""We had a great stay in Clearwater at St."

    Ives on our recent holiday, it is a stunning area. The accommodation and its location were excellent. We enjoyed the coastal path walk from St. Ives to Carbis bay and had enjoyable meals in Blas, Rhubarb and The Mermaid as well as a fantastic fish suppers from Becks in Carbis Bay. A visit to St. Agnes is worth a trip as the beach area and walks are stunning." T. Coyle

    TestimonialMay 2015

  • ""We had a very enjoyable holiday at Clearwater."

    The apartment was clean and tidy well equipped and in a good location, handy to walk into St Ives. One of our favourite trips was to nearby Godrevy Lighthouse, parking at the National Trust car park and walking by the crashing sea. I'm sure we will re visit the apartment sometime and we will recommend to our friends." B. & R. Pope

    TestimonialMay 2015

  • ""We stayed at Clearwater, the apartment exceeded our expectations in terms of how well equipped the apartment was."

    It was in a great location, close to Porthminster Beach and a short, yet pleasant walk into town, it was spotlessly clean and very well equipped ensuring that we had an easy, enjoyable stay." J. & L. Bullock

    TestimonialApr 2015

  • ""We had a great time the welcome pack and flowers were a pleasant surprise especially as we had forgotten to take tea and milk."

    The apartment was very clean and had all mod cons and more. We would recommend the walk around the Penrose Estate lake and Looe bar with a drink at the Ship Inn Porthleven." C Spearing

    TestimonialApr 2015

  • ""Myself and my partner enjoyed our holiday very much."

    We found the apartment very clean with all the 'mod cons'. It was in a great location, 5 minutes walk to the beach and 5 minutes walk into town." A. Barnes

    TestimonialMar 2015

  • ""The accommodation was in a perfect location and the apartment was very nice."

    We were pleasantly surprised and enjoyed the stay very much. The good weather was a big bonus and made our first holiday in Cornwall a memorable one." H. Patel

    TestimonialMar 2015

  • ""Would like to congratulate you on the high standard of the accommodation provided."

    We were very impressed with the apartment and will definitely book again. We have recommended to a number of friends." P. Allen

    TestimonialFeb 2015

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This property is part of the Carbis Bay Holidays collection.
Escape to a luxury holiday cottage nudging the Cornish coast. Carbis Bay Holidays collection of stylish self-catering accommodation ranges from penthouse apartments overlooking the white-sand beaches of St Ives, to designer country homes a pebble’s throw from the coast.

Summary

  • Ground-floor apartment
  • Two bedrooms: 1 x king-size with LCD TV with Freeview, DVD player, Bluetooth speaker and en-suite walk-in shower, basin and WC, 1 x twin with LCD TV with Freeview, DVD player and Bluetooth speaker
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin, heated towel rail and WC
  • Open-plan living space with kitchen, dining and sitting area
  • Gas central heating
  • Oven, electric hob, microwave, fridge, freezer washer/dryer, dishwasher, coffee machine
  • Smart TV with Freeview, TV with DVD, DVD player with selection of DVDs, iPod Dock, Bluetooth speaker, Nintendo Wii with selection of games, WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Cot and highchair provided
  • Off-road barrier parking for 1 car
  • South-facing enclosed decked terrace with furniture
  • Two well-behaved pets welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop and pub 0.4 miles, beach 0.3 miles
  • Note: Check-in from 4pm, check-out by 10am
  • Note: Please bring your own bedding for use of the cot

The property

Conveniently located in the centre of St Ives, at Gallinas Point, this two-bedroom, ground floor apartment, Clearwater, benefits from a private enclosed terrace, a short stroll from the harbour, St Ives scenic railway and the stunning Porthminster Beach.

Sleeping four plus an infant, and welcoming pets, it’s the ideal base for a romantic escape or a holiday for all the family, including four-legged members.

Whether cooking, dining or relaxing, the clever open-plan design of the living area allows you to easily socialise with all your guests, the whole space is bathed in natural light, through sliding patio doors, which leads out to a private enclosed terrace, a calming feeling flows throughout with a neutral palette and artwork of the local area, relax in either of the two leather chairs or two-seater sofa, seating up to four people, set the mood lighting and enjoy the entertainment on the large Smart television, including Freeview.

The open-plan kitchen and dining area is within the living area, a solid oak and glass table has seating for four, perfect for entertaining and socialising with the designated chef, the contemporary kitchen is well-appointed with high gloss units and beautiful walnut work tops, it offers everything you need for your stay, a separate utility room off the hallway houses a washer/dryer.

Choose from two well-presented bedrooms, the master king-size room with a private en-suite and enclosed shower or the twin room, conveniently located next to the family bathroom, both rooms are beautiful with crisp cotton bed linen and offer plenty of storage space.

A family bathroom with a bath and shower over, is adjacent to the bedrooms, enjoy a long relaxing soak after a busy day on the beach.

A forward-facing enclosed decked terrace, accessed via the living area, is a superb spot to enjoy breakfast, lunch or dinner and Cornwall’s healthy outdoor lifestyle, it’s a great spot for the dog too, a table and chairs seating up to four people are provided, so sit back and relax to a slower pace of life.

Dining out in St Ives is a pleasure with a variety of restaurants and a working harbour ensuring a fresh supply of sea food daily, the nearest beach Porthminster is a stunning stretch of golden sand and offers sea view dining in a restaurant or beach café, St Ives is surrounded by sandy beaches and it’s pretty cobbled streets are filled with unique independent shops and art galleries full of local art, the town has inspired many famous artists some of their work can be enjoyed at the Tate St Ives and the Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden.

Many families enjoy walks with their dogs and the South West Coast Path, accessed nearby, heads towards the year-round pet friendly Porthkidney Beach, some beaches have dog restrictions as they have been awarded Blue Flag status due their crystal-clear waters, these are fabulous for swimming and surfing, including Carbis Bay Beach, which is reached either by walking or on the breath-taking scenic railway.

For an unforgettable day out head to the Eden Project for a walk above the rainforest canopy, or discover the beauty of Cornwall’s lost garden at Heligan, both are near St Austell, discovering the filming locations of the TV series Doc Martin or Poldark can be fun with hidden caves, quaint harbours and historical tin mines to find, or for a little romance catch a show with the Atlantic ocean as your backdrop and the stage set on the edge of a Cornish cliff, at the Minack, near Land’s End or watching the majestic sight of the sun setting over St Michael’s mount, a castle on its own island near Penzance.

This aptly named holiday apartment offers a calming effect, just like the crystal-clear waters of the Cornish coast enjoyed just a few steps away from its door.

For an idyllic stay in Cornwall, look no further than Clearwater.

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Ground Floor

Gallinas Point

Gallinas Point Apartments are perched above St Ives town with lovely views across Porthminster Beach and beyond to Godrevy Lighthouse and offer luxury self catering with secure parking.

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £100.

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About the location

ST IVES

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!

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Region Information

There is a Good Housekeeping Bond of £100 for this property.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Last minute
  • Christmas