Overview of Sands Studio & Samphire Studio

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5.0 / 5Exceptional
2 reviews
Guests rated this property 5.0/5 for cleanliness.


  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Kitchen


Explore the area

Popular LocationThe Island - Pendinas1 min walk
Popular LocationSt Ives Museum2 min walk
RestaurantPorthgwidden Beach Cafe Bar1 min walk
RestaurantOlives2 min walk
AirportNewquay (NQY-Newquay Cornwall)61 min drive

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  • Studio (Sands Studio)

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Studio (Samphire Studio)

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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About this area

St Ives

Located in St Ives, Sands Studio & Samphire Studio is near the beach. While the natural beauty of Porthminster Beach and St. Michael's Mount can be enjoyed by anyone, those looking for an activity can explore St Ives Harbour. Paradise Park and JungleBarn and Jubilee Pool are also worth visiting.

Popular Location

What's nearby

  • The Island - Pendinas - 1 min walk
  • Porthmeor Beach - 2 min walk
  • St Ives Museum - 2 min walk
  • Tate St. Ives - 6 min walk
  • St Ives Harbour - 7 min walk

Getting around

  • St Ives Station - 14 min walk
  • Newquay (NQY-Newquay Cornwall) - 61 min drive


  • Porthgwidden Beach Cafe Bar - 1 min walk
  • Olives - 2 min walk
  • The Mermaid Sea Food Restaurant - 2 min walk
  • Caffe Pasta and Pizzeria - 3 min walk
  • Slipways Restaurant - 3 min walk

About this property

Sands Studio & Samphire Studio

5-star luxury apartments, walk to St Ives Harbour
This smoke-free apartment building features free self-parking. Each apartment provides a kitchen with a fridge, an oven, a hob and a microwave. For a bit of entertainment, a TV comes with digital channels, and guests can also appreciate conveniences, such as a coffee/tea maker and a dishwasher.
Sands Studio & Samphire Studio offers 2 forms of accommodation with complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. Accommodation at this 5-star apartment has kitchens with fridges, hobs, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils. Bathrooms include a shower, bathrobes, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.
This St Ives apartment provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Televisions come with digital channels.

Property amenities


Near the beach


Free WiFi

Parking and transport

Free self-parking


Coffee/tea maker
Electric kettle


Premium bedding
Egyptian cotton sheets
Bed sheets provided


Shower only
Free toiletries
Towels provided


TV with digital service


No pets allowed


No lifts
Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

Iron/ironing board
Free bottled water


2 rooms
Individually decorated
Individually furnished
Children 12 years old and younger are not permitted at this property



Check-in time starts at 4 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10 AM
Late check-out subject to availability

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions and key retrieval information; access will be through a private entrance
For same day bookings, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
Due to COVID-19 travel restrictions, this property can only accept bookings for essential travel or stays. You may be asked to provide evidence of this on arrival.

Access methods

Key retrieval, private entrance


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children 12 and younger are not allowed at this property; all guests older than 12 are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

American Express
Diners Club
JCB International

Important information


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Breakage deposit: GBP 200 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

We should mention

Children 12 years old and younger are not permitted at this property

National rating

This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitEngland, the National Tourist Board for England.

Property is also known as

Sands Studio & Samphire Studio St Ives
Sands Studio & Samphire Studio Apartment
Sands Studio & Samphire Studio Apartment St Ives

Frequently asked questions

Is this property pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at this property?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at this property?
Check-in begins at 4 PM. After-hours check-in is not available.
What time is check-out at this property?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Where is this property located?
Situated near the beach, this luxury apartment building is within a 10-minute walk of Porthgwidden Beach and St Ives Harbour. Porthminster Beach is 0.6 mi (0.9 km) away. St Ives Station is 14 minutes by foot.

Guest reviews

5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Mediocre
1 - Poor
Service and Staff
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stylish and well-equipped with thoughtful touches such as robes, welcome hamper and lovely. toiletries. Perfect location too

Stayed 3 nights in Apr 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Beautiful place to stay

Wonderful property with beautiful features making it feel homely and stylish. The bread was most welcome when I arrived and was truely delicious. Very helpful staff as well. Couldn’t recommend enough

Stayed 3 nights in Jan 2019