Whether you choose a Hotel overlooking the sea, a Bed and Breakfast tucked within the old fisherman’s cottages and converted sail lofts, or a self-catering house just steps from the beach, there is a bountiful selection of places to stay, the majority within walking distance to the School.
Here are a few ideas for places to stay; please check out their websites as we have not been able to visit them all, so are unable to personally recommend them.
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Self catering can prove a cost effective option and off season short breaks are available. St Ives Holidays have over 200 properties locally and can advise on places to stay near the school.
The Tourist Information Centre in St Ives can help you find accommodation.
Four comfortable bedrooms, most with en-suites facilities, in a Grade II listed building three minutes from the School.
Atlantic Heights is a modern, newly refurbished townhouse, situated in a small private terrace with free parking, an uphill walk from the studios but not too far.
Cool, contemporary hostel accommodation in the centre of St Ives. Beds from £20/night (room only). WiFi, Courtyard, Bar, Lounge, TV Room, Fully equipped kitchen, Secure dorms and private rooms.
Ten Ocean View is a privately-run, luxurious, quality guest house beautifully located with breathtaking views over St Ives Bay.
Stunning Edwardian town house built above Porthmeor beach to take full advantage of the ocean views. Five minutes walk from the school. Offering four beautifully appointed ensuite rooms. Visit England 5 star guest accommodation award.
Panoramic views over Porthmeor beach, the hotel is in a peaceful location with private gardens, onsite car parking and is family and pet friendly.
Comfortable rooms with stunning views across St Ives Bay. Close to Porthminster beach, the train station and a 15 minute walk to the School.
Cosy, modern bedrooms with a central St Ives location.
Light, airy and contemporary bedrooms. Situated close to the train station, Porthminster beach and the heart of St Ives. 15 minutes walk to the School.
Primrose Valley Hotel is an Edwardian seaside villa Hotel which offers contemporary modern, relaxed and stylish comfort just seconds from the Porthminster Beach.
One of the oldest and most famous Inns in Cornwall, The Sloop offers comfortable B&B accommodation all year round. A few minutes walk from the School.
A good range of self-catering accommodation close to the school. Special offers on short breaks out of season
Self-catering boutique apartments, a few steps to the beach and just around the corner from the School.
Craft Inspired home for rent with 2 double bedrooms in the heart of St Ives near St Ives School of Painting.
Wide range of properties, many in prime positions and close to School.
Self catering fisherman’s holiday cottage, 2 beds, situated in the heart of St Ives.
Stay in the home of the famous artist and mariner.
Self catering cosy cottage, perfect for two and very close to the school.
A comfortable maisonette that sleeps 4 and is a short walk from Porthmeor beach.
It has sea-views, a balcony and garage parking and is situated above the town.
Self catering accommodation in and around St Ives
A selection of quality St Ives properties, from contemporary apartments to cosy fisherman’s cottages offering great location, style or great views, and in some cases all three!
Coast is a clean and modern vegetarian B&B with great views across the bay and free parking.
Good value and good rates for single rooms.
A boutique bed and breakfast situated above Carbis Bay beach.