St Ives is a holiday destination for those that enjoy something more cultural. Situated on the North Coast near to Land’s End, St Ives boasts a thriving art scene, independent shops, fantastic dining, whilst still catering for those who just want to have the sand between their toes.
Walking through it’s cobbled streets, you can visit the Tate St Ives Gallery with rotating modern art exhibitions, or take a seat at one of the fine pavement cafes, or eateries. The Barbara Hepworth and Sculpture garden, located in the artist’s former studio, displays her bronze sculptures. For accommodation, there are plenty of Hotels, B&Bs, and self-catered apartments to choose from. With a picturesque harbour and beautiful coastal views, St Ives has a real character.
For other activities, why not take a boat trip out to Seal Island, where you can observe an impressive seal colony, or try your hand at surfing on the blue-flag awarded Pothmeor Beach. This is a memorable destination for individuals, couples, and families alike.
Main Attractions: Pothmoer Beach, Tate St Ives, Coast Path Walks
Accommodation: Hotels, B&Bs, Self-Catered Properties
Food: Restaurants, Cafes, Bars
Accessible Via: A30