Sail Loft Studio

Downalong, St Ives

  • 4 Star Gold
  • A stylish one level apartment within walking distance to the beach and harbour front.

You can book this property from:

  • £762 per week
  • £109 per night
  • 4 Star Gold


Nearby activities

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

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Welcome pack

Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 king/super-king bed
  • 2 single Zip&Link beds


  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer


  • 2 bathrooms
  • 2 WCs
  • Towels provided
  • En-suite bathroom
  • Bath
  • Shower


  • Family friendly
  • Travel cot
  • Highchair


  • On one level, no stairs
  • Walk-in Shower
  • Ground floor bath/shower room
  • Ground floor WC
  • Ground floor bedroom


Perfectly located to explore the harbourside, shops, golden sand beaches and the turquoise waters that makes St Ives so special. Not to mention only minutes away from The Harbour Beach, Bamaluz Beach (all year round for dogs), Porthgwidden Beach and Porthmeor Beach. Sail Loft Studio has been stylishly decorated with the coast in mind and equipped with hi-spec comforts to make this property the perfect escape for a group of six.

Step inside through the original bright blue door of Ponckle’s Place, this beautiful one level apartment has only the one step into so you can move around this light and airy space at ease. Spend some quality time with friends or family in the open plan kitchen, dining and living area where you can relax and unwind on the range of quality comfy seating complete with the modern comforts of a Samsung Smart TV, DVD player, DAB radio with Bluetooth. The kitchen area is equipped with an electric hob, electric double oven, built-in microwave, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, DeLonghi coffee machine, wine cooler and washer/dryer in utility cupboard.

On the same level is the Master bedroom with kingsize (5’) bed, built-in wardrobe, sofa and ensuite shower room with luxury double-head shower, basin, WC and a heated towel rail. The second kingsize bedroom (5’) can be unzipped to form 2 x 2’6” single beds (please request this at the time of booking to avoid any disappointment) and comes complete with a built-in wardrobe and mood lighting. The third bedroom comes complete with twin beds (2’6”) which once again can be zipped together to form a king size (5’) bed (please request this at the time of booking to avoid any disappointment), built-in wardrobe and mood lighting. A deluxe bathroom with a freestanding bath, walk-in luxury shower, WC and basin is the perfect place to wash off your sandy feet after a day on the beach.

Changeover Day: Saturday - arrival 3:00pm - departure 10:00am.
Pets Welcome: 1 dog allowed - £25 per pet per week.
Power and Heat: Electricity and gas included in the rent.
Bed and Linen: Linen and towels provided, please bring your own beach towels.
Baby Equipment: Travel cot and highchair provided.
Shop: 0.1 ml. Pub: 0.25 ml.

Notes: No smoking. WiFi provided. No outside space or parking however the harbour and beaches are just moments away. Nearest public parking is the Island Car Park. It is possible to unload outside the property for a short period. 

Important - please note

House Rules

  • No more than 1 pet
  • Check in: 3pm
  • Check out: 10am

Read the full Access Statement for this property.

Access Statement


Nearest car park is: Island Car Park

Nearest food shop is: Norway Stores, Back Road West

Nearest pub is: The Sloop Inn

Numerous bars, cafes and restaurants less than 100m

Nearest train station is: St Ives Station

Arrival and car parking

No private parking

Nearest car parking is Cornwall Council pay and display Island Car Park approx 300m away

Drop off only at the property

1 step down into the property

Main entrance

There is one door into the property height 62” width 26”, keyhole height 33"

1 step down into the property

Living and dining rooms

The flooring is: wooden The door widths are: 26”

Is there good space between the furniture: Yes? Is it movable or fixed: Movable


Wooden floor

Door widths 26”, 2 doors to outside 53” 

Double oven Main oven Low The fridge height is: Low and high

The freezer height is: Low

Is crockery stored high or low? Low

Bedrooms and landings

How many floors does the property have: 1 all one level inside

The flooring is: wooden

The door widths are:

Bed sizes are: 6 ft – 2 are zip and link

Is the bedroom furniture movable or fixed: Movable

Bathrooms and cloakrooms

The door widths are: 26”

Is there an accessible or adapted WC? Yes

Is there an accessible or adapted bath/shower? Yes shower is walk in

Is there a ground floor WC? Yes

Is there a ground floor bath or shower room? Yes

Does the bath or shower have a grab rail or handle fitted: No

Is there any shower where access is level rather than having to step up? Just the edge of a slimline shower tray

The flooring is: Tiled

Outdoor facilities

Communal level entrance with an outside light

No other outside facilities


Is there a landline for guests to use? No

Mobile reception details: Reception varies. WiFi in the property

Can you easily access an electrical socket in all rooms without having to move furniture (not WC or baths)? Yes

Are electrical sockets generally set low or high? Low. High in the kitchen

Do you provide speciality alarms for hearing or sight impaired guests? No