Activity & Leisure
2 nights - mostly start on Fri or Sat
3 nights - must start on Fri
4 nights - must start on Mon
5 nights - 22nd or 29th Dec 2012 only.
The Old Vicarage is an exquisite, opulent, large detached property, set in private gardens at the end of a sweeping drive. This period property is simply stunning and has been lovingly refurbished to a very high standard. It is the perfect property for extended families or friends to relax, unwind and enjoy quality time together. The impressive dining room seats 20 guests round the dining table, making it perfect for that special occasion or celebration, wedding, anniversary or birthday. The property has a real ‘wow’ factor with an elegant mix of contemporary and traditional design, beautiful chandeliers, sweeping staircase and lavish touches.The Old Vicarage is located in a quiet spot just on the outskirts of the picturesque town and harbour of St Ives with its waterfront restaurant and a wealth of art galleries including the Tate Modern and Barbra Hepworth Museum. Explore the winding streets with some amazing individual shops, or take a walk on the coastal path then relax on one of the gorgeous sandy beaches. You can hop on the scenic coastal railway service from nearby Lelant or Carbis bay in to St Ives. The wide estuary at Hayle has its own bird and wildlife marshes, a magnet for birdwatchers. The historic town of Marazion is nearby, and magical St Michael’s Mount perched on its rocky outcrop can be reached on foot by causeway at low tide, or by small boat at high tide.The area boasts some of the best beaches in Cornwall including nearby Carbis Bay, Porthminster and the pretty harbour beach right in the heart of St Ives.Walkers will love the coastal pathways and bridleways. Cyclists can enjoy miles of bike trails, and birdwatchers from around the UK visit nearby Hayle Estuary and Marazion Marshes. Explore and enjoy the sub- tropical gardens including Trebah, Glendurgan Garden and Trelissick Garden. With great road links you can make the most of exploring this diverse corner of Cornwall, from West Cornwall to St Michaels Mount, Penzance, Mousehole, Newlyn, Lands End and Sennen. The rugged north coastline, famous for its surfing beaches, stretches from St Ives up to Godrevy Lighthouse and beyond. Winter guests love the rugged, quiet beaches and it is a great coastline for storm watchers. Golf course locally. Beach ¼ mile. Shop 2 miles, pub ¼ mile and restaurant ½ mile.The Old Vicarage (UK10482) and The Mews (UK10490) can be booked together to accommodate up to 14 guests.
Step to entrance.Ground Floor:Living room 1: With wood burner and 50’’ Smart TV.Living room 2: With wood burner, 50’’ Smart TV and wooden floor.Dining room.Kitchen/breakfast room: With wood burner, electric Aga with 5 ovens and multi-ring hob, electric oven, electric hob, American-style fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, washer/dryer, Freeview TV, tiled floor and bi-fold doors leading to patio.Separate toilet.First Floor:Bedroom 1: With super kingsize bed, Freeview TV, dressing room and turning stairs to en-suite with bath, toilet and heated towel rail, and an additional en-suite with walk-in shower and toilet.Bedroom 2: With kingsize bed, Freeview TV and en-suite with walk-in shower and toilet.Bedroom 3: With kingsize bed and Freeview TV.Bathroom: With free-standing bath, shower attachment, toilet and heated towel rail.Second small staircase leading to...Bedroom 4: With zip and link twin beds (can be super kingsize on request) and Freeview TV.Second Floor.Bedroom 5: With zip and link twin beds (can be super kingsize on request) and Freeview TV.Bedroom 6: With double bed and Freeview TV.
Electric central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels, Wi-Fi and logs for wood burner included. Travel cot and highchair available on request. Large enclosed garden with sitting-out area, summer kitchen with pizza oven, bar area, garden furniture, barbecue and chiminea. Private parking for 7 cars. No smoking.
English Country Cottages is the trading name of Vacation Rentals (UK) Ltd.
Registered Office: Spring Mill, Earby, Barnoldswick, Lancashire, BB94 0AA.
Registered in England and Wales. Company Registration Number: 00965389.
VAT Registered Number: GB 598 22 99 77