|Minimum Stay||2 - 3 nights|
TIDDLES is booking now for Autumn breaks or even next summer ...
Tiddles is a chic, yet quirky with no straight walls! small one bedroom cottage.
Sorry no pets allowed.
Located in the old town of St Ives minutes from The Barbara Hepworth Museum and Tate Gallery the cottage offers a unique and quiet base from which to explore the artistic town of St Ives and Cornwall.
Your slippers await you at Tiddles and we are WIFI ready with a smart TV, contemporary furnishings and amenities. Perfect for relaxing after a long day exploring the fantastic St Ives beaches, picturesque harbour and the many boutique shops, galleries and eateries. TIDDLES is a gem of a location.
Set over two floors the bijou lounge leads up three steps to the separate mini kitchen. The mini kitchen has all you need for simple cooking, with an electric oven with grill, a two ring induction ceramic glass hob, fridge, electric kettle and toaster. Open plan shelving with quality crockery. Dish towels, cloths and washing up liquid all provided. All new appliances in 2015.
A welcome drink and nibbles will be waiting for you.
The cottage style staircase leads from the lounge up to a double bedroom with sea glimpses. The bed will be made up for your arrival with quality linens, the room has hanging space and storage boxes for clothes, there is a dressing table/desk, lamp and chair. Scissor vintage styled wall lights are angled for your bedtime story!
Towels are provided but not Beach towels.
Across from the bedroom up a further 4 steps is the bathroom, with bath, electric shower over, WC and washbasin. Heated towel rail.
A tiny washing line at the rear of the cottage is just enough space to hang your wetsuit! there is no actual outside space with TIDDLES COTTAGE.
One night stays incur a housekeeping fee of £25.00 but for longer stays this is not charged.
Like many cottages in St Ives Old town Tiddles Cottage does not have its own parking space, the nearest car park is Barnoon Car Park a couple of minutes away, weekly tickets are available but St Ives is a walking town and its great to leave your car behind! TIDDLES is cared for by the owners of the property who live in St Ives and care about this property, so please if you have any problems or queries please tell us and we will do everything possible to make sure you have happy stay.
Please note this is a non smoking no pets house.
A perfect couples or single retreat.
Sorry Tiddles Cottage is unsuitable for children.
There is a security deposit of £200.00 which is fully refundable if everything is left as found at Tiddles
No Pets and no smoking allowed.
We live and work in St Ives and have never wanted to live anywhere else!
Tiddles Cottage is co hosted by myself and my adult son and we really care about this tiny cottage.
Downalong is a fantastic place to live and a great base for a holiday.
We chose TIDDLES because of the location and because it is a is a small cottage that is what we wanted, a tiny piece of St Ives to turn into a little gem of a property. Small yes, but cosy and stylish being almost opposite the famous Barbara Hepworth Sculpture Garden and Trewyn sub tropical gardens the cottage has peace and quiet yet within a couple of minutes you are in the hub of everything St Ives has to offer. A huge benefit of staying at TIDDLES is not needing to use the car!
This cottage was purchased for its peaceful location yet within minutes you are in the hub of everything St Ives has to offer. We loved the cottage because it was small! thats the charm. Please don't expect straight walls and stairs, this is an OLD cottage and we have left its St Ives character.
St Ives is unique and once you have visited you will always want to return.
This is the perfect location if you wish to walk to visit everything in St Ives.
You can walk to the
pubs and bars
stylish unusual shops
or just enjoy the coastal paths and views
The cottage was easy to find using the instructions given by the owners and the guide to the best restaurants and places to go was invaluable. A well stocked hamper welcomed us on our arrival and the cottage had everything we needed for our mini honeymoon and some more including a smart TV for when the weather wasn't so kind! We would definitely recommend to anyone looking for a lovely cottage within a minutes walk of the centre of St Ives and all that it offers. Easily 5*
Lovely little cottage. Perfect location & nice little welcome hamper.
The cottage was clean, modern and very comfortable. Great location just a few minutes walk to the centre of St Ives
Thank you, we had a fantastic stay at Tiddles, location is an excellent two-minute walk in the High Street and Beach. Car Parking very close but limited spaces available , you are the best parking your car up and not using it for the rest of your stay . We made the mistake of using the car and when we came back we were like the Seagulls waiting to find a space!
The Cottage itself is great we had a welcome goody basket waiting for us , milk in the fridge , soaps,shampoo and shower gel all provided a very very nice touch.
Would DEFINITELY stay here again.
Lovely clean and central cottage in a quiet lane. Tiny well thought out kitchen has everything you need including somewhere to hang wet things outside. Hamper on arrival a nice touch and very appreciated. Love the decor with good quality interiors. Communication by txt great and couldn't have been more helpful,even inviting us to check in on a earlier time.
Managed to park in a side lane some distance away where we always park when in St.Ives after having unloaded car but there was a car park nearby.Didn't use the car in the 3 days we were there as made the most of the lovely coastal walks. Sure we'll be back again!
I would just like to say that I had a perfect stay this July in the beautiful cottage appropriately named Tiddles. Tucked away up a quiet street surrounded by the walled gardens of artist Barbara Hepworth, there is nothing that a couple (or individual like myself) could want for as 'everything' has been carefully thought out and presented.
I highly recommend Tiddles as a quiet romantic retreat and I would like to take this opportunity to thank Lesley for her care and attention and for a memorable stay.
Good luck with the future and I hope to visit you again one day x
Kind regards, Mandy x (from the Wirral)
Special interest holidays:
St Ives is famous for surfing. There are surf schools here and wet suits and boards can be rented at the beaches and surf shops in town.
The famous St Ives School of Art is located in walking distance.
Speed boat hire.
Trips to Seal Island.
TIDDLES is close and in walking distance to all St Ives beaches. The harbour is minutes away. Porthmeor and Porthgwidden are close by, Porthminster is a little further and you can walk from there along the coastal path to Carbis Bay beach.
Nearest airport - Newquay 1 hour drive approx
Nearest bus station 6 minutes walk approx
Nearest train station 10 minutes walk approx
A taxi from St earth station (from the London Paddington to Penzance line) is 10-15 minutes
St Ives train station approx 5 mins in a taxi
Everything you need is close by, leave the car behind and enjoy the town
Approximate distances -
Truro 24 miles
Penzance 9 miles
Lands End 18 miles
Newquay 30 miles
The Minack Theatre 19 miles
Eden Project 50 miles
Falmouth 26 miles
St Ives is one of UK's most sought after holiday destinations.
Art lovers travel from all over the world to visit The Tate Gallery, Barbara Hepworth Museum and The Leach Pottery not to mention the many independent art galleries in the town.
Fabulous golden beaches.
|Rate Period||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly||Event|
Dec 21 2016 - Dec 29 2016
3 night minimum stay
Jul 1 2017 - Sep 1 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
|Fees||No additional mandatory fees|
|Refundable damage deposit||$254|
Booking Notes:SO SORRY BUT NO SMOKING NO PETS UNSUITABLE FOR CHILDREN
Balance is payable 30 days prior to your holiday.
£200.00 damage and cleaning deposit payable, refunds on departure subject to property inspection.
In the event of cancellation we strongly advise our guests to take holiday insurance as no refunds are given.
No set day.
3pm arrival and 10am departure.
Other dates in low season may be flexible.
Short breaks are available out of the peak weeks on any days that are available .
Please email for details of mini breaks.
Notes on prices:
TIDDLES is cared for by the owners.
Bookings for weekly peak weeks are on Saturdays
Short breaks are available from November until Easter excluding Christmas & New Year. Minimum stay of 2 nights, please email for details
A damage/security deposit is required of £200.00 please payable on booking. Refundable on departure subject to property inspection.
We would really appreciate you leaving Tiddles as you found it