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Small but quite gorgeous

A beautiful little church, high up on the hill, with beautiful views all around. Would loved to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kathryn R
Brisbane, Australia
Windy walk

Nice short walk not far from a car park. Good views when you get to the top. Lots of colourful... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Howarth S
Worcestershire, United Kingdom
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St Ives, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful little church, high up on the hill, with beautiful views all around. Would loved to have looked inside but like a lot of churches today it was locked. Sit on the seat outside and take in the views.

Thank Kathryn R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice short walk not far from a car park. Good views when you get to the top. Lots of colourful lichen on the stones and remnants of flowering thrift.

Thank Howarth S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Island - Pendinas - another my favourite place in St.Ives! :)) From this place you have a wonderful view! On one side, you can see the Porthmeor beach - surfing beach and on another side you can see Porthgwidden beach - families beach. You...More

Thank Vladka11
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

The views out to the Atlantic Ocean, particularly when it going dark can be spectacular. On one side of the Island there is Porthgwidden beach and on the other is Porthmeor, the surfers beach. The Island has a number of seats where we spent time...More

Thank OldBear
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Some really good, beautiful views from the top of here. We were lucky to have such a beautiful morning we could see so much.

Thank Charlotte G
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

I visited the Island today early morning. I must say it was a lovely experience easy parking if you drive the views over the town and the beach are amazing a walk to the chapel well worth it very peaceful visit it when you come...More

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 19 September 2017

A quick walk up from town and totally worth it. The views are simply stunning. Sit and have a relaxing time while taking in the history and sea.

Thank Liz R
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

We took the opportunity to get away from the busy quayside and strolled up the path to the coastguard station then on up the slope to the tiny chapel. The views from the headland are superb and should not be missed if you have time...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 31 August 2017

A trip to The Island is a must each time we visit St Ives & we are never disappointed by the views from this windswept outcrop

Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 26 August 2017

We always go up to this delightful little chapel whenever we are in St Ives. Beatutiful views. If it is open a prefect time just to sit and reflect

Thank Lynne W
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Michelle E
30 August 2016|
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Response from babbertastic | Reviewed this property |
There is a wide tarmac path with regular benches leading up from the car park, it's not too steep that side either so it should be okay for trundler or wheelchair access.