Authentic Downalong Cottage

Lovingly Restored

Porthole Cottage


Porthole Cottage is situated in a great and central location within St Ives, perfect for both a family holiday or a couple’s retreat. An authentic Downalong fisherman’s cottage nestled in the tiny, cobbled and traffic free Baileys Lane. Just steps away from St Ives harbour and all of the amenities that St Ives town has to offer. The owners of Porthole Cottage have created a stylish and uplifting renovation, which makes this cottage an absolute joy to stay in.

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2 Bedrooms - Sleeps 5
1.5 Bathrooms
No Pets
Log Burner
Sea View 
Wifi Available
No Smoking

To simply book online just click on your preferred date for arrival and then again for departure on the calendar. Click 'Book Now' to secure your stay. Note: During school holidays the arrival/departure day for this property is Friday.

£490 - £1480 per week

Lovingly restored downalong cottage..

Porthole Cottage can not be missed on Baileys Lane, with its statement baby blue doors and porthole window. Through the ground floor stable door you enter the recently renovated fitted kitchen with on trend navy cabinets, ceramic hob with two electric ovens and grill. Dishwasher, Smeg fridge with small freezer box, microwave, Krups coffee machine and washer dryer. A wall mounted Smart TV and cottage table to seat five people with a mixture of booth style seating and church chairs. The cloakroom WC adjoins the kitchen diner area.

Up the stairs to the first floor of Porthole Cottage you reach the living area with large south facing windows. Corner shaped sofa and Werkstadt slipper chair. Charnwood logburner on a slate hearth and a wall mounted Smart TV. Double window seat facing east, bluetooth speaker and a door to a small atrium leading down the steps to Baileys Lane. The two bedrooms and bathroom are located on the second floor.

A king sized bedroom with an occasional chair, large built in wardrobe and wall mounted TV. A double bedroom with east facing window with sea views over the harbour and St Ives Bay. A single bunk style bed over the top of a double bed with ladder to access single bed under the bed. Occasional chair, wall shelf with clothes hanging facility and a wall mounted TV with DVD player. Family bathroom with WC, wash basin and bath with thermostatic power shower over.  

A perfect place..

Thoughtfully renovated to a high standard, Porthole Cottage has a surprisingly spacious and light interior that is both stylish and homely making it the perfect place for a cosy winter weekend getaway for two or a week long family holiday in the summer. Porthole Cottage is close in proximity to all of the local shops, bars, restaurants and beaches. You will feel truly immersed in the hustle and bustle of all that St Ives harbour has to offer.

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An amazing cottage so comfortable and beautifully decorated! Very clean and bright! Perfect! A fabulous stay could not fault it!!