36 St Nicholas Court

Porthmeor, St Ives

  • 3 Star Gold
  • A stunning apartment overlooking Porthmeor Beach

  • £- per week
  • £- per night
  • 3 Star Gold


Nearby activities

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

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Sea or coastal views

Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 double bed
  • 2 single beds


  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher


  • 1 WC
  • Towels provided


  • Family friendly


  • Balcony
  • Private parking


  • Walk-in Shower


36 St Nicholas Court is a second and third floor apartment overlooking Porthmeor Beach and The Island. With a modern and recently refurbished kitchen, well maintained and decorated to a high standard, St Nicholas Court is a stunning apartment to holiday in.  The apartment has undercover parking, sea views from the lounge balcony and roof top views from the double bedroom balcony.  The apartment is a short walk from the local beaches, galleries, shops and restaurants.

From the car park go up two flights of stairs to this second floor entrance.
Inside this property is a kitchen area with an electric oven, electric hob, microwave, fridge with icebox and dishwasher.  The lounge / dining area has table and chairs, a leather sofa, a chair and foot rest, TV, freeview, Blu-ray player, some Sky TV channels and a stereo.  From the lounge area there is a door that leads to bedroom 2.  This bedroom has twin beds (each 2ft 6 inches), bedside cabinets, shelves and under bed storage.  The patio doors off the lounge lead to the balcony with seating available.  Then take the open tread stairs with handrail to the third floor, where there is: a bathroom with shower cubicle, basin and wc; bedroom 1 with a king-size bed (5'), bedside cabinets, TV, wardrobe and chest of drawers as well as 
patio doors which lead to another balcony with seating available.

Secure undercover allocated parking space. Dimensions: 5m x 2.1m x H 1.9

NOTES: No smoking, no pets.  WiFi provided. Mobile reception varies. Onsite launderette facilities. (additional charge for guests - Large Washing Machine wash & spin £4, Small Washing Machine wash & spin £3 - All machine accept £1 & 20p coins. Driers - 20p for 3 minutes - please note : The last 3 minutes is a cool down period & will not dry your wash)


Important - Please Note

House Rules

  • Check in: 15:00
  • Check out: 09:00

Read the full Access Statement for this property.

Access Statement

Pre-arrival and local facilities

The nearest bus stop is: Tha Malakoff, St Ives

The nearest train station is: St Ives Branch Line, Station Road

The nearest petrol station is: St Erth Garage

The nearest electric vehicle charging point is: Tesco, Carbis Bay

The nearest food shop is: Norway Stores, Back Road West

The nearest pub/restaurant: There are a number of centrally located Bars and Restaurants in St Ives, the nearest of which is The Sloop Inn, The Wharf.

Mobility equipment hire is: Star Equipment Hire, 01736 791685 (we advise booking at the time of making your property booking as there are limited items available)


Arrival and car parking

Type of parking available: One parking space in underground car park. Space number 36. 

Number of spaces available: 1

For what sized car: Maximum Height 1.9m. Each parking space is relatively narrow but a Volvo XC90 or Mercedes E Class for example can be parked. 

Parking surface is: Tarmac/Concrete

Is the parking level: Yes

Is there good space to unload once parked? Reasonable

Distance to property from parking: 4 Sets of Stairs

Distance to nearest public parking area: 50 Metres

Is it pay and display? Yes

The width of the path to the property is: N/A

How many steps are there en-route to the entrance? 30 from car park to property entrance. 


Main entrance

The main entrance door width is: 76cm

Number of steps to the main entrance: 30 from car park

The height of the key safe is: N/A

The height of the keyhole is: Standard. Middle of Door. 

How many other entrances to the property are there? None

Is the entrance well lit: Yes


Living and dining rooms

The flooring is: Vinyl Flooring with a mat in the kitchen. Carpet in living room. 

The door widths within these areas are? N/A

Is there good space between furniture? Yes

Is the furniture moveable or fixed? Moveable

Is the floor level and step free? Yes

Are the wall plugs set high or low? Low in living room and high in kitchen

Are the electric sockets set high or low? Low in living room and high in kitchen



The flooring is: Vinyl with a mat in the kitchen. 

The width of the doorways is: N/A

What height is the worktop to the floor? 90cm

Is the oven set high or low? High

The fridge height is: Low

The freezer height is : N/A

Is crockery stored high or low: Low

Are the wall plugs set high or low: High

Are the electrical sockets set high or low: High

Is any equipment stored externally or away from the main kitchen, and if yes;  what and where? No


Bedrooms and landings

How many floors does the property have? Two

The number of steps between floors is: 13 Steps

The flooring is: Carpet

The door widths are: 65cm

Bed sizes are: 1 x Double (4ft 6) and 2 x Single (3ft)

Is the bedroom furniture moveable or fixed? Double bedroom has moveable furniture. Twin bedroom has fixed furniture. 


Bathrooms and cloakroom 

Type of flooring: Laminate

Is the flooring level? Yes

Width of the doorways: 56cm

Is there an accessible or adapted WC? No. This property is not suitable for someone in a wheelchair or with poor mobility due to the number of steps. 

Is there an accessible or adapted bath or shower? No

Is there a ground floor WC? No

Is there a ground floor bathroom or shower room? No

Does any bath or shower have a grab rail or handle fitted? No

Is there any shower where access is level rather than a step up? No


Outdoor facilities

External areas are: Two patio’s

Is permanent seating provided? Plastic garden chairs available

Is there outside lighting? Yes

Is there colour contrast of critical surfaces (eg edges of steps) No

Are there footpaths to follow for visually/mobility impaired? No

Are there any other hazards (eg ponds, water features)? No  



Is there a landline telephone for guests to use? No

Mobile phone reception information: Varies

Closest public telephone is: Tesco Carbis Bay

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

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


Additional Relevant Information

The block in which the apartment is situated was built in the 1970 and is not adapted for disabled people or those with poor mobility. There are 30 steps from the car park to the property. There are 13 steps within the property. The toilet and shower are located upstairs.


This was our second time staying here . We were totally satisfied last time and this time it was simply great . We very much appreciate the way in which it is equipped ( everything in the kitchen is provided ) ,the cleanliness and comfort . The views are magnificent ,and proximity to beach ,shops , restaurants ,cafes and galleries couldn’t be better . Thank you very much everyone .

Mrs S,

Lovely apartment - amazing view. Just right for us - with the added bonus of parking. Will definitely stay again

Mrs N,

Great location, parking included and superb view from the lounge overlooking the island and Porthmeor Beach where you can watch the sea and surfers for hours.

Ms H,