|St Ives is a world famous harbour town and resort situated on the north Cornish coast. The colourful Mediterranean atmosphere, maze of cobbled streets and jumble of fishermen’s cottages blend with an eclectic selection of shops, galleries and studios centered around the picturesque harbour.
St Ives Bay has been voted one of the most beautiful bays in the world and boasts some of Cornwall’s finest beaches including the famous surfing beach at Porthmeor overlooked by the Tate Gallery.
The town offers a host of leisure pursuits including surfing, water sports, a leisure centre with indoor swimming pool, a golf course at Tregenna Castle Hotel, the challenging West Cornwall Golf Club at Lelant as well as delightful coastal walks.
St Ives has a wide variety of cuisine whether you prefer English, Chinese, Indian, Mexican, Italian or restaurants serving fresh locally caught seafood.
Base yourself in St Ives and the entire Lands End Peninsula is on your doorstep, from the dramatic north coast to the gentle sheltered south coast.
Set among castle ruins, abandoned tin mines and smugglers coves this is truly a land of legend.
St Ives Harbour