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“Kittiwake Cottage”
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Kittiwake Cottage in the sun Front Bedroom - made up as twin or super king bed
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39 reviews
Kittiwake Cottage
Kittiwake Cottage in the sun
Front Bedroom - made up as twin or super king bed
Front living room with views of the harbour
Dining room with courtyard garden
Kitchen, new grey tiles, tap, wooden floor and wooden worktop for spring 2018
Breakfast in the courtyard garden
Hallway
Bathroom - family
King bedroom with ensuite bathroom
Door to the ensuite in king bedroom
King bedroom on the first floor
Front Bedroom - wake up to sea and harbour views
Stairs to the lookout bedroom on top floor
The Lookout twin bedroom - double aspect views over St Ives
The Lookout - twin beds
New wood burning stove - perfect with a glass of wine!
Heated outdoor shower - perfect to wash off the sand after surfing!
the amazing view taken from the Lookout room
Summer in St Ives
Porthgwidden Beach - a little secret beach!
St Ives Harbour beach- a working fishing harbour and always a sunny spot for a coffee
Porthmeor Beach - for surfing and for rock pools
Portminster Beach - big, sandy, family friendly, gentle waves
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3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
St Ives, Cornwall, England

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Tedpug
Exeter, United Kingdom
1 review
“Kittiwake Cottage”
Reviewed 22 August 2018 for a stay in August 2018

A lovely little cottage with everything you could need included. All very clean and stylish. A short walk to the town centre. It would be great to have the front garden sorted out to provide some space to sit in the sun.

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Management Response
1 Sep 2018
Dear Jane,
Thankyou so much for staying with us and for taking the time to write a review, I really appreciate it. The council are repairing the wall in 3 weeks time, it is a large piece of work. A new patio with lights and garden seating is planned for next season which we are really excited about!
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trinity12...
Bengaluru, India
Level 3 Contributor
13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Top class holiday rental with traditional charm”
Reviewed 14 June 2018 for a stay in June 2018
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person found this review helpful

Recently subject to some refurbishment, Kittiwake Cottage is comfortably furnished, well-appointed and full of charm. The beds are probably the most comfortable we have ever had in a holiday rental. The location, just above the town, is convenient and quiet. Although the cottage is on quite a busy street, passing vehicles didn't bother us, day or night. We enjoyed our days in St Ives and also explored further afield. Although there are restrictions on dogs being taken on most beaches in St Ives during summer months, it's possible the walk them in the harbour. We found a superb beach for dog walks at Gwithian Towans with car parking just above the beach and a lovely cafe.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Rainedear...
Chesterfield, England, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
“Week is not enough!”
Reviewed 30 April 2018 for a stay in March 2018

Waited 25 years to visit St Ives and it did not disappoint. Plenty to see and to do in town and nearby, even when the weather temporarily failed. Dogs loved the walks and beaches, Cornwall must be the dog friendliest place in the country!

We loved the beautifully appointed cottage, it suited us to perfection, great location for the beach as well as the town. The views from the lookout loft, where the teenagers disappeared at any given opportunity, were just fabulous!

We won’t be waiting for 25 years for the next visit that’s for sure!

Your age range 50-64
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Reviewed 31 December 2017 for a stay in December 2017

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Selina R
Level 3 Contributor
11 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Kittiwake Cottage... what a lovely place ”
Reviewed 31 October 2017 for a stay in October 2017

We came down to St. Ives over half term and booked this lovely house for our visit. Situated on the hill above Porthminster Beach it is just out of the hustle and bustle but close enough to walk into town. The kitchen was well equipped, the lounge had a log burner, which we didn’t get chance to use as it was quite mild and the central heating kept us warm. The beds were comfortable and there are great views from the front bedroom and the loft room. Charlotte called us on Saturday morning to make sure everything was ok and we were safe during Storm Brian. There was also a welcome pack for our arrival, which was a lovely touch. I thoroughly recommend Kittiwake Cottage. We come to St Ives a lot and if we come down as a bigger group again, I will certainly be rebooking.

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