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Michaelmas Cottage

21 reviews
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Overview
4 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
8 guests
7 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Michaelmas Cottage is an ideal family house, offering stunning coastal views across St Ives bay from most rooms. Situated near Porthminster beach, just behind the Malakoff, it is only 200m from the many shops and restaurants, the harbour and numerous beaches. It has been furnished in a clean, contemporary style, with an emphasis on comfort. It has four bedrooms (two double, one twin, one bunk) two of which have en-suite bathrooms, a family bathroom, a large living room/dining area and a fully equipped kitchen. The dining area has seating for 8 and a large 32inch flat screen TV with Freeview. There is WiFi throughout the house and in the cellar you will find additional living space ideal for children and teenagers; equipped with 3 kids sofabeds, a large TV, xBox with DVD player, Nintendo ...Michaelmas Cottage is an ideal family house, offering stunning coastal views across St Ives bay from most rooms. Situated near Porthminster beach, just behind the Malakoff, it is only 200m from the many shops and restaurants, the harbour and numerous beaches. It has been furnished in a clean, contemporary style, with an emphasis on comfort. It has four bedrooms (two double, one twin, one bunk) two of which have en-suite bathrooms, a family bathroom, a large living room/dining area and a fully equipped kitchen. The dining area has seating for 8 and a large 32inch flat screen TV with Freeview. There is WiFi throughout the house and in the cellar you will find additional living space ideal for children and teenagers; equipped with 3 kids sofabeds, a large TV, xBox with DVD player, Nintendo Wii, a number of games for each, lots of kids books and board games. Importantly for central St. Ives, the cottage also has driveway parking for two cars. Outside there is an enclosed courtyard area with BBQ, washing line, table and chairs. All linen and towels are provided and there is a cot, high chair, double buggy and stair gate to accommodate small children.More
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Jon H
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:December 2009
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Reviewed 29 September 2018

There are minimal negatives with this property and very many positives. As you'll see from the owner's description whilst titled 'Cottage', even with its four bedrooms it still feels spacious – and three of those bedrooms are of a good size. For those of you...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank harryjlondon
jonhughes61, VR Owner at Michaelmas Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2018

Harry. I really appreciate the thorough and thoughtful feedback. I plan to replace the sofa over the winter... your point about the WiFi router is a new and good point. I will see what I can to move it to improve internal coverage. Thanks again....More

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Morecambe, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 September 2018

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Date of stay: August 2018
jonhughes61, VR Owner at Michaelmas Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2018

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Reviewed 12 August 2018

We stopped here in June for my fathers birthday, it felt like a home away from home! Everything you could want and need in the property, well decorated with lovely touches that made the property feel loved. It is in an excellent location, close to...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank mummyguy1
jonhughes61, VR Owner at Michaelmas Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Thank you for your review and all the feedback you have given me. I hope to see you again at Michaelmas! Jon

Reviewed 12 August 2018

I would highly recommend this location and property. When we arrived there was a lovely card and wine waiting for us and directions to get there were really simple to follow. The location is 2 minutes walk into the town and 5 minutes to the...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank 974emmas
jonhughes61, VR Owner at Michaelmas Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Thank you so much for the wonderful review. I am always delighted when my guests have had a wonderful time. Hope you can stay with us again.

Reviewed 24 July 2018

We stayed in St. Ives Michaelmas Cottage which was in a great position beach just minutes away the cottage its self looking a bit tired but had all amenities we needed apart from BBQ which was unusable it had been left in a disgusting state...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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jonhughes61, VR Owner at Michaelmas Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2018

I am really sorry about the bbq. I will take a look and make sure it is functional. I am delighted that you had a lovely stay in St Ives. Jon

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Towels Provided
Ocean Views
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Hairdryer
TV
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Secure Parking
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Grill
Fishing Nearby
Game Room
Central Heating
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Good Nightlife
Microwave
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
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About the neighbourhood
St Ives is renowned for its cosmopolitan mix of shops, galleries, restaurants and stunning beaches. For the energetic there is surfing, golf, walking and diving. Explore the Tate Gallery, the Barbara Hepworth Museum, or just wander through the many winding streets and alleyways to discover four sandy beaches.
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