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Beautifully Presented, Luxury Ground Floor Apartment With Sea Views and Parking
Great for families
5/5Exceptional! (61 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, near the beach, games and toys, washer and dryer
Comfortable lovely apartment with excellent location

"This is a really great base and very comfortable apartment with some great luxury features and homely feel. Very practical space, clean and useful features such as outside store. Care had been made bed owners to put really good provisions in place in consideration of COVID19 situation. Welcome pack ..."…"

Reviewed on 20 Sep 2020

Beautifully Presented, Luxury Ground Floor Apartment With Sea Views and Parking
St Ives Luxury Beach Apartment With sea Views Over St Ives, West Cornwall
Great for families
25 Gwel Marten Apartments, Headland Road, St Ives, ENG
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4.9/5Exceptional! (26 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, near the beach, games and toys, washer and dryer
Lovely stay in Carbis Bay

"We had a great stay, the flat is nicely laid out and well appointed, the view from the front window is spectacular, it’s a very short walk to the beach or train station and there’s some good pubs and restaurants near by. We’d stay again."…"

Reviewed on 17 Nov 2020

St Ives Luxury Beach Apartment With sea Views Over St Ives, West Cornwall
Boutique Fishermans Cottage in the heart of St Ives  WITH PARKING!
Great for families
4.9/5Exceptional! (23 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, near the beach, games and toys, washing machine
Perfect cottage in perfect location

"This cottage was for us comfortable , beautifully kept, in a great location for town and beaches with a very helpful local owner available if needed. We will be back."…"

Reviewed on 16 Sep 2020

Boutique Fishermans Cottage in the heart of St Ives WITH PARKING!
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Prime seaside location, wonderful private gardens and stunning sea views
Great for families
4.9/5Exceptional! (26 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, near the beach, games and toys, washer and dryer
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Reviewed on 30 Aug 2020

Prime seaside location, wonderful private gardens and stunning sea views
Prime seaside location, wonderful sea terrace and gardens, car parking, Wifi
Great for families
4.8/5Exceptional! (31 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, near the beach, games and toys, washer and dryer
Best view ever

"Clean comfortable, modern and spacious."…"

Reviewed on 1 Oct 2020

Prime seaside location, wonderful sea terrace and gardens, car parking, Wifi
Tregony Guest House
Great for families
4 out of 5
1 Clodgy View, St Ives, England
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4.8/5Exceptional! (318 reviews)
Families like: near the beach, free breakfast for the whole family
Beautiful room with gorgeous view

"Lovely couple who run Tregony, the room was lovely ,the view was fantastic.Breakfast was delicious. Definitely deserves the top rating."…"

Reviewed on 27 Oct 2020

Tregony Guest House
Green Apple Bed and Breakfast
Great for families
3 out of 5
St Ives Road, St Ives, England
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4.6/5Exceptional! (243 reviews)
Families like: near the beach, free breakfast for the whole family
Top notch

"Lovely clean and comfortable. Adrian was very friendly and welcoming would 100% stay again. Thank you."…"

Reviewed on 4 Nov 2020

Green Apple Bed and Breakfast
Pedn Olva
Great for families
3 out of 5
West Porthminster Beach, St Ives, England
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4.6/5Wonderful! (131 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, on the beach, near the beach, laundry
Tiny room but great view

"The single room really was tiny but was ok for one night. I wouldn’t want to stay in this room if my stay was more than one night. Location and view from the room is stunning. There is. I thing nicer than going to sleep and waking up to the sound of the waves! Breakfast was also very good even with ..."…"

Reviewed on 3 Nov 2020

Pedn Olva
The Gannet Inn
Great for families
3 out of 5
St Ives Road, Carbis Bay, St Ives, England
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4.6/5Wonderful! (40 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, near the beach, free breakfast for the whole family
Travellers say...

"The hotel was beautiful and would Definitely go back was just a bit disappointed as shown on pictures they had a pool at the hotel but there Isit one at all that was one of the reason I chose to go here. Other than that was a wonderful hotel"…"

Reviewed on 12 Oct 2020

The Gannet Inn
Dotties Cottage and Arnies Studio Now Taking Short Bookings From November
Great for families
4.4/5Excellent! (29 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, near the beach, games and toys, washing machine
great house, great location

"Lovely house, great location! I'd read all reviews and understood the quirksof this being an older property. We did wonder if dehumidifiers would help in the downstairs flat though to combat the damp smell? Noting that, would be happy to stay again!"…"

Reviewed on 17 Oct 2020

Dotties Cottage and Arnies Studio Now Taking Short Bookings From November
The cottage is  minutes walk to 5 beaches and the harbour
Great for families
4.4/5Excellent! (33 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, near the beach, extra beds/cots, games and toys
Half term holiday

"Great location, very pretty well equipped cottage. Small but perfect for holidays. So close to the centre of st Ives and it’s wonderful beaches. Thank you for a lovely stay"…"

Reviewed on 3 Nov 2020

The cottage is minutes walk to 5 beaches and the harbour
Beechwood House
4 out of 5
St. Ives Road, Carbis Bay, St Ives, England
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4.2/5Excellent! (42 reviews)
Cosy room in a good area

"Room was a little small but only really slept and showered there. Walkable to St Ives, but a few eateries around the immediate vicinity too. In room breakfast of instant porridge, pain au chocolate, fruit, water and juice provided, plus there was a kettle with tea coffee and biscuits. (Kitchen was ..."…"

Reviewed on 26 Sep 2020

Beechwood House
Carbis Bay Hotel & Estate
Great for families
4 out of 5
Carbis Bay, St Ives, England
The price is £375 per night from 5 Mar to 6 Mar
4/5Very Good! (60 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, kitchen, on the beach, free breakfast for the whole family
Travellers say...

"Weekend away hotel was on the expensive side but I did not think it warranted the price tag. It was obvious the hotel was still geering up after lockdown with little staff. I enjoyed my stay at Fistral beach more so."…"

Reviewed on 14 Aug 2020

Carbis Bay Hotel & Estate
Tregenna Castle Resort
Great for families
3 out of 5
Tregenna Castle Estate, Treloyon Avenue, St Ives, England
The price is £128 per night from 14 Mar to 15 Mar
4/5Very Good! (465 reviews)
Families like: kids' swimming pool, playground, near the beach, outdoor tennis courts
Travellers say...

"Bey pleasant stay, hill walk to town and harbour"…"

Reviewed on 2 Nov 2020

Tregenna Castle Resort
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Where should we stay in St Ives?

You may want to consider the welcoming destination of St Ives if you've been thinking about a trip for the whole family. The beaches, museums and recreation options are just some of the things that make this a good destination for family holidays. Fly into Newquay (NQY-Newquay Cornwall), which is located 28.2 mi (45.3 km) from the city centre. When you're thinking about where to stay in St Ives, you might want to consider one of the 21 child-friendly hotels and other types of accommodation here.

When should we visit St Ives?

You're likely hoping for good weather for your family trip. You can use these tips to decide when to pack up the children and head to St Ives.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June and September, with an average temperature of 18°F
  • Coldest months: February, January, March and April, with an average temperature of 5°F
  • Driest months: July, June, May and March, with an average rainfall of 1.25 inches
  • Rainiest months: November, December, February and January, with an average rainfall of 3 inches

What should we see and do in St Ives?

Leach Pottery Museum, St. Ives Theatre and Tate St. Ives are interesting attractions that you and your family will enjoy exploring while you are staying in St Ives. Make sure that you have lots of time for activities such as Barbara Hepworth Museum and St Ives Harbour.

St Ives is also well-known for the:
  • Beaches
  • Art
  • Gardens
  • Museums
  • Recreation options
  • Historical sites

Getting around St Ives

If you want to see more of the area, ride aboard a train from St Ives Station, Carbis Bay Station or Lelant Saltings Station. St Ives might not have as many public transport choices so consider renting a car to explore the city.

Frequently asked questions

What's St Ives like for family-friendly holidays?
The welcoming destination of St Ives is a good choice if you’ve been thinking about a trip with your children. The family-friendly beach, recreation options and northern lights views are just some of the things that make this a good destination for family holidays. Arrange a flight into Newquay (NQY-Newquay Cornwall), which is located 26.4 mi (42.5 km) from the city centre.
What's the best hotel for a family holiday in St Ives?
St. Ives Harbour Hotel is a top 4-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features an indoor pool and a restaurant. Other options to stay with the children include St Ives Holiday Village and Tregenna Castle Resort.
How many family-friendly hotels will I find in St Ives?
Expedia has 16 hotels in St Ives that are rated for being family-friendly.
What's the seasonal weather like in St Ives?
The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 15°C, while the coldest months are January and February, with an average of 7°C. Average annual precipitation for St Ives is 753 inches.
What's there to see and do with your family in St Ives?
While you and your family are staying in St Ives, you may want to visit some family-friendly attractions such as St Ives Harbour, Barbara Hepworth Museum and Tate St. Ives. Make sure that you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area such as Porthminster Beach, St. Michael’s Mount and Porthcurno Beach.
What's the best way for us to get around St Ives?
If you’d like to explore more of the area, take a train from St Ives Station, Carbis Bay Station or Lelant Station. St Ives might not have many public transport choices, so consider a car rental to maximise your time.

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