With a plum location within St Ives, Gwydn Cottage offers the perfect luxury base from which to explore cosmopolitan St Ives. The cottage is set over 3 levels offering a large ground floor living space, generous kitchen and dining area and 3 cottage style bedrooms with 2 bathrooms. The beautiful beaches of Porthmeor and Porthminster are within easy access. Gwydn Cottage offers a more contemporary twist amidst a more traditional backdrop for your holiday-by-the-sea.
Gwydn Cottage is a charming Cornish Cottage tucked away in the heart of St Ives. Arrive to the spacious living room on the ground floor, this wonderful space flows from front door to back and is the perfect place to gather with friends and family in all seasons. Light the fire and hunker down for a cosy winter weekend or relax after a day exploring to coast. The staircase leads to the first floor with the large kitchen and dining area. The kitchen is fully fitted with all you need for holiday cooking and the nearby deli's, bakeries and butchers offer ample inspiration. The wooden dining table and chairs offer relaxed seating for all occasions. The first of 3 bedrooms is also on the 1st floor, a pretty bedroom (zip/lock bed) dressed in warm reds and fresh whites. The family bathroom is on the first floor. The final staircase leads to the lofty 2nd floor with master bedroom and bunk bedded room, each private havens for a restful night. An additional dressing room offers ample storage for your holiday wardrobe. Gwydn Cottage has been thoughtfully styled combining the original features of this once fisherman's cottage with a more contemporary twist from the striking artwork to the cool design of the furnishings.
A small open courtyard is accessed from the ground floor living space and offers ease of access to the town and the perfect place to wash off those sandy feet and beach kit. A small bistro table with 2 chairs offers a sit out space to enjoy a sunny coffee in the morning. Wander through the mews of cottages to the harbour front in moments and enjoy the comings and goings of St Ives vibrant harbour. If dining out is on the agenda then choose from a number of tempting places from small bistros, local pubs to more fine dining options including the award wining Porthminster Beach Cafe. A myriad of wonderful shops make souvenir shopping a joyful task, known for it's collection of galleries, St Ives brings a fusion of modern and classical artists together. The West of Cornwall has much to offer from the beautiful botanical gardens of Trewidden and Trengwainton, the iconic landmarks of St Michaels Mount and Land's End to the stunning seascapes and golden sand beaches stretching from Sennen on the North and Porthleven on the South coast.
Check in to Gwydn Cottage and immerse yourself in the heart and warmth of St Ives.