St Ives is a world-renowned holiday destination with numerous attractions that never fails to delight visitors. You can explore the small, cobbled streets enjoying the multitude of individual shops. The quaint Downalong area bordering the harbour and bedecked in flowers throughout the summer allows visitors to step back in time and reflect on St Ives’ fishing heritage.
Guest House in St Ives
St Ives is ringed by magnificent award winning beaches offering visitors safe bathing and various activities including surfing, diving, boat trips and fishing.
There are many superb restaurants specialising in fresh seafood. The increasingly cosmopolitan “feel” is enhanced by the variety of culinary influences.
The town is famous as an art centre. Many artists have been drawn to St Ives and their work is displayed in the local galleries and studios including the prestigious Tate Gallery and the Barbara Hepworth Museum.
If you wish to explore further afield you will be delighted with the range and quality of the attractions which include:
- Scenic walks along the Cornish Coastal Path
- The splendour of Lands End
- The amazing outdoor Minack Theatre
- Several golf courses
- The incredible Eden Project
- The Scilly Isles