News and gossip from St Ives

Bigger is better...

Large properties in St Ives for big groups and families. Renting two properties that are next door to cater for large groups.

Read more


Posted by: Adam 27/11/2015

Gearing up for festival season ? Our favourite picks of the St Ives September Festival

Our top picks on some of the events at the St Ives September Festival.

Read more


Posted by: Claire Gilbert 14/09/2015

Getting prepared for the big St.Ives getaway

Tips and tricks to help you prepare for a hassle-free holiday in St.Ives

Read more


Posted by: Claire Gilbert 17/08/2015

Winter breaks in St Ives

A discussion on reasons to book off season breaks in St Ives, Cornwall

Read more


Posted by: Adam 10/12/2014

The Life and Works of Alfred Wallace

Like so many of the artists we have been looking at recently, Alfred Wallace lived a varied and hectic life filled with turmoil and tragedy. His path crossed with those of other influential people in the art world, including Ben Nicholson.

Read more


Posted by: David 26/11/2014

Guest blog - Tipples to prepare us for the bracing Autumn

Jon Keast from Scarlet Wines gives us an insight into the tipples to prepare us for the bracing Autumn weather as we enjoy blustery walks and cosy nights in

Read more


Posted by: Jon Keast - Scarlet Wines 14/10/2014

Tipples to prepare us for the bracing Autumn

Jon Keast from Scarlet Wines gives us an insight into the tipples to prepare us for the bracing Autumn weather as we enjoy blustery walks and cosy nights in.

Read more


Posted by: Jon Keast 14/10/2014

Ben Nicholson - Life & Work

Ben Nicholson's art challenged the norm and influenced the British and international artistic landscape to a huge extent. His art inspired people working in all mediums and he remains one of the most influential British artists of the 20th century.

Read more


Posted by: David 09/10/2014

The Life and Work of Bernard Leach

St Ives has a strong artistic culture that has inspired and influenced practitioners for centuries. The influence of the local area has been felt across the world, with many artistic movements owing their founding, shaping, or current form to people who studied, worked, and produced art, in this quaint Cornish town.

Read more


Posted by: David 16/09/2014

The Influence of St Ives on Barbara Hepworth

Despite being born and raised in Wakefield, Barbara Hepworth is a huge part of the history of St Ives. Her name is one of the first things to spring to mind when thinking of the town, and her artistic legacy continues to influence people in the arts community to this day.

Read more


Posted by: David 10/09/2014

Self Catering Holiday Cottages in St. Ives, Cornwall

Tel: 07980 393916 or 01736 796100