Porthminster Penthouse

Porthminster Penthouse St Ives Town & Beaches

  • Sleeps 6
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Bathrooms 3
  • Parking
  • Sea views
  • Swimming pool
  • 6
  • Map


Combining chic interior design with an enviable penthouse location, Porthminster Penthouse sets the scene for your luxury holiday in the heart of St Ives, West Cornwall. Invite your friends or treat the family, 3 beautiful bedrooms offer accommodation for up to 6 guests. Whether you are new to St Ives or it's home-from-home this versatile coastal town offers something for everyone from adventures on the water to lazy beach days. Guests of Porthminster Penthouse are welcome to use the hotel facilities including the indulgent spa and indoor swimming pool. 


At a Glance

Property highlights
  • Use of the indoor pool
  • Luxury interior style
  • Walk to the harbour
  • Parking for 1 vehicle
  • 3 with superking zip/link beds

Main bathroom and 2 en-suites

  • Cot Provided: Yes
  • Dogs Welcome: No
Wifi available
  • Yes
What to expect from Cornish Gems
Terms and conditions of hire

Step Inside

With jackpot views of the ever changing St Ives Bay below, this smart apartment lies in an enviable elevated position within the striking design of The Peninsula Apartments. Porthminster Penthouse has been created with luxury in mind from the state of the art technology to the finest linens. Once inside, the living space opens up to present a light and relaxing enviroment for your coastal holiday. A fully fitted kitchen has been kitted out with all the pots and pans you could need, with some of Cornwall's finest seafood on your doorstep you can take advantage of the creative space. Dine in style as you overlook the sea, the table can be dressed up for celebrations or simply a sunny spot for a light lunch. The relaxed seating area is spacious enough for all to unwind whether cosy evening in front of a film or peaceful afternoon with a good book. 3 bedrooms offer boutique havens with luxury linen and the finest beds for your stay. No less considered, the contemporary bathrooms are worthy of any boutique hotel.

From your Holiday Door

Lead from the living space onto the decked balcony (side aspect) and take in the far reaching views across the bay and up the North Cornish coastline. Guests are welcome to access Porthminster Beach through the established gardens, this beautiful white sand beach has been voted one of the best in the UK for it's sheltered crystal clear swimming waters and amenities including the highly acclaimed Porthminster Beach Cafe. Wonder along down into St Ives where a warm Cornish welcome awaits. A mecca for art lovers and painters you can spend your day exploring the curio shops and galleries before stopping for an ice cream on the quay Cornish-style. With a parking space for 1 vehicle you are well placed to explore West Cornwall.

Whatever your occasion, take up residence in one of our flagship penthouses and enjoy the high life!


  • A collection of 3 beautiful bedrooms set over 2 floors
  • Master Bedroom One: First floor. A super king zip/lock bedded room with 2 x bedside tables and lamps, wardrobe and draw storage, ipod docking station and radio
  • Bedroom Two: First floor. A super king zip/lock bedded room with 2 x bedside tables and lamps, wardrobe and draw storage, ipod docking station and radio
  • Bedroom Three: Ground floor. A super king zip/lock bedded room with 2 x bedside tables and lamps, wardrobe and draw storage, ipod docking station and radio


  • 2 contemporary ensuite bathrooms and additional family bathroom
  • Master Bedroom One: ensuite with luxury bath in the bedroom and seperate shower room with wash hand basin and WC
  • Bedroom Two: ensuite shower, wash hand basin and WC
  • Family bathroom with bath, shower, wash hand basin and WC


  • A fully fitted modern kitchen
  • Electric oven and induction hobs
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Toaster and Kettle
  • Fridge/freezer with 3 drawers
  • Utilities include: washer/dryer, iron with ironing board

Living and Dining

  • Large dining table with 8 chairs
  • Relaxed seating for up to 6 guests - corner sofa, 2 arm chairs
  • Coffee table
  • Dabs Radio
  • Large 46 "flat screen TV
  • Blue Ray DVD player
  • Outside dining furniture

Other Features

  • Luxury linens and towels provided
  • Wifi
  • Parking for 1 vehicle located within The Harbour Hotel guest car park on the opposite side of the road. The space measures: width 2500mm x length 2450mm x height 2100mm
  • Walk to the beach
  • Use of the hotel indoor swimming pool and spa - Pre-Bookable swimming sessions from 7am – 8pm sessions are on the hour for an hour e.g 7am – 8am. Children swim times: 9am – 10am and 3pm – 4pm.
  • Travel cot and highchair 
  • Stairgates
  • Internal lift access to the top floor
  • Sun loungers x 2
  • As a courtesy we wish to inform you that the hotel also caters for weddings and functions and these could be taking place during your stay.
  • Guests can enjoy a 10% discount in the hotel bar and restaurant.
  • Guests will receive a £10 credit voucher that can be redeemed when spending £50 or more in the restaurant (cannot be used in conjunction with other offers).
  • Guests will also receive a £10 credit voucher that can be redeemed when spending £50 or more in the spa (cannot be used in conjunction with other offers). 


  • Level access into apartment. There is an internal lift to penthouse level or 2 flights of steps to top floor
  • Level access to balcony
  • Small flight of internal stairs with handrail

Home Truths

  • The property changeovers and maintenance are managed by the property owner. 
  • Cornish Gems and the property owner provide a choice of Welcome Gift for our guests. For more details on the options available please click here.

The property was extremely comfortable and light and airy. Beds are very comfortable and huge! The location is amazing. Sunrises were stunning.

All testimonials >

Amazing property with breathtaking view of Porthminster beach. It was spacious and superbly equipped. The location was superb particularly if you like being slightly outside of the resort centre.

Elly Duggins

The White Company toiletries were a lovely touch. Also there were more welcome provisions (tea, biscuits etc) than we expected and of a very high quality which we really appreciated The property was perfect

Linda McCay

We absolutely loved our stay at Porthminster. The location and quality of accommodation was excellent for our young family but would also be suited to couples or groups of friends. We have made great memories here and are sure to be back! Thank you!

Warren Thompson

Overall the property was fabulous - and the week there was perfect.

Linda Jackman

...am already looking to book for next year.

Deb Harper

The venue was superb.

Stephen Green