Carthew and Ayr, St Ives

  • With panoramic views across St Ives, this cosy flat is perfect for a romantic retreat.

You can book this property from:

  • £343 per week
  • £49 per night


Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Watersports
  • Surfing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Pony trekking/horse riding

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Countryside views
  • Sea or coastal views

Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 king/super-king bed


  • 1 WC
  • Towels provided
  • Shower


  • Balcony
  • Outdoor storage
  • Private parking


  • Walk-in Shower


Highfield Flat is situated in a quiet, narrow, leafy lane in an elevated position with panoramic sea views and at the edge of an area of outstanding natural beauty. There are views across Porthmeor Beach from the balcony yet only 10 minutes walk down to the town and beaches. There is easy access to the coastal path and walk to Zennor. A bottle of champagne awaits guests on arrival compliments of the owners.

There is a private entrance and outside storage area for surf boards etc leading to the front door which opens onto a small entrance hall with stairs leading to the first floor apartment.The sea facing Lounge/Kitchen/Dining Area is equipped with TV/DVD Player, Electric cooker, Fridge, Microwave and radio. There are glass doors to a private balcony furnished for alfresco dining giving panoramic views around St Ives Bay. The bedroom has a King Size bed, DAB clock radio and rural views. The shower room has a shower cubicle, wc and wash basin.

Highfield may be booked with The Garden Flat, sleeping 6 people in total, subject to availability.

Changeover Day: Friday - arrival 3:00pm - departure 10:00am.
Power and Heat: Electricity included in the rent. Central heating.
Bedding and Linen: Bed linen and towels provided, please bring your own beach towels.
Baby Equipment: None available.
Beach: 0.5 ml. Pub: 0.5 ml.

NOTES: No smoking. No pets. WiFi provided. Mobile phone reception varies. On-site parking for 1 car.

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 7:00pm
  • Check out: 9:00am

  To give our cleaners enough time to complete the additional cleaning and sanitising that is currently needed to keep our guests safe, check-in and check-out times at the majority of our properties have been temporarily revised. The revised times for this property are reflected above.

Read the full Access Statement for this property.

Access Statement



PARKING: One allocated parking space on driveway at front of property

ACCESS TO PROPERTY: Narrow, leafy lane to gated tarmac driveway

PROPERTY ACCESS: Tarmac driveway to main gate. Stairs to flat entrance.


STAIRS/STEPS: 1 Threshold step into hall with 13 Stairs to access the apartment with handrail on left hand side. 1 step up on either side of the stairs to lounge on the left and 1 to the right to landing leading to bedroom. There is 1 threshold step out onto balcony from the lounge.

FLOORING: Capet in hall, stairs, landing and bedroom. Laminate in the lounge/kitchen and shower room .

BEDROOMS: Un-restricted access around the bed.


BATHROOMS: Shower cubicle with outward opening door. Step over tray to enter.

LIVING AREA: Curtains in living area and blind in  bedroom.

GARDEN/EXTERNAL AREAS: Balcony with furniture.


PETS: Not accepted. Please enquire on booking re assistance dogs.


This was the 2nd time we have stayed in this property, we have been to several others around the area but this is definitely our favourite.

Mrs Gillian G,

When can we move in?!

Mr R S,

We had a really lovely time. Very peaceful area and fantastic view of Porthmeor Beach. Loved it.

Miss J B,