Hardy's Cottage has been recently rennovated and transformed for your luxury coastal holiday. This once traditional fishermans cottage flawlessly combines the charm of its original features with a fresh coastal style and relaxed ambience. Two beautiful bedrooms offer spacious accommodation for up to 4 guests making this unique cottage the perfect base for families and friends in the heart of St Ives historic Downalong area.
Hardy's Cottage has been interior designed, thoughtfully furnished and luxuriously kitted out ensuring its guests a relaxing and memorable stay. From the cool blues and muted shades of the living space to the fresh whites and creams of the bedrooms, the wonderful locally inspired artwork to the indulgent linens and soft fabrics; the attention to detail is unsurpassed. Traditional granite steps lead up to the front door leading you into the living room, this light and relaxing space is perfect for a quiet afternoon or cosy fireside supper in the cooler months. From the living room a separate kitchen/dining area is large enough to have up to six guests to socialise, the large country kitchen table can be dressed up for dinner, lazy holiday breakfasts or even post-walk tea with cake perhaps? The kitchen is fully fitted including all the mod cons to make your stay comfortable, the budding chefs in the party will enjoy the plethora of fresh ingredients including fresh-from-the-boat fish and seafood. The bedrooms and family bathroom are set over the first floor, choose from an indulgent king bedded room to the front of the cottage or spacious twin room to the rear each adorned with the finest luxury linens. The contemporary style bathroom has a deep bath and shower for that end of day pamper.
Hardy's Cottage is set in a quiet mews with the historic Downalong area, whilst it does not have any outside space the hubbub of St Ives is moments away. Choose to stroll down to the harbour front and enjoy the comings and goings of the local fishing boats or head to any of the golden sand beaches all within walking distance. A collection of artisan cafes and coffee shops are scattered throughout the quieter Downalong area, guests will enjoy the luxury of the holiday base where popping out for a coffee or peaceful stroll becomes and easy option. Whether you are new to St Ives or it is home-from-home, the addition of Hardy's Cottage allows you to immerse yourself in this very special coastal town and explore the independent galleries, boutique shops and quintessential Cornish vibe. Further afield the breathtaking west of Cornwall awaits as you follow the winding coast road down towards Sennen and the legendary Land's End.
As perfect for families as for couples and friends, Hardy's Cottage assures its guests of a stylish coastal holiday year after year.
Hardy's Cottage can be rented with Hardy's Studio on the lower level to create accommodation for up to 6 guests.