Sea Shells at The Sands Apartments

sea facing private patio
open plan living
sea views from the living areas
open plan living
Sea Shells at The Sands Apartments, Carbis Bay, St Ives, West Cornwall
sit out on the patio and watch the sun set
and enjoy the sea views
Sea Shells at The Sands Apartments, Carbis Bay, St Ives, West Cornwall
enjoy breakfast al fresco
sea views
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sea shells at the sands apartments carbis bay
sea shells at the sands apartments carbis bay st ives
sea shells at the sands apartments carbis bay st ives
sea shells at the sands carbis bay st ives
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The Sands Apartments
Porthrepta Road
Carbis Bay
St Ives
TR26 2FG
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Sea Shells at The Sands, Carbis Bay, St Ives is a luxury self catering holiday apartment with sparkling sea views


Sea Shells at The Sands is a luxury self catering holiday apartment at the prestigious Sands Apartments in Carbis Bay, St Ives.  Sleeping 4 + infant in a cot, Sea Shells has an allocated parking space (through gated access) and wonderful uninterrupted sea views.  Furnished and equipped to the highest of standards, Sea Shells is about a five minutes walk from the Blue Flag Carbs Bay beach and around a three minute walk to Carbis Bay station, where you can hop on the picturesque St Ives Bay branch line and be in St Ives in two or three minutes.  Enjoy the peace and tranquility Carbis Bay has to offer, with the hustle and bustle of St Ives right on your doorstep! 

Boasting uninterrupted sea views, Sea Shells is just a few mins walk from the soft golden sands of Carbis Bay beach, and is only 1.5 miles from the historic fishing village of St Ives, arguably the most famous seaside town in Cornwall - known for its abundance of art galleries, fine restaurants and choice of golden sandy beaches, sparkling azure seas and its picturesque working harbour. St Ives is easily accessed from Carbis Bay on foot along the magnificent South West coastal path and is just a two or three minute ride on the St Ives Bay branch line (thought to be the most scenic railway in the UK) - Carbis Bay station is a three minute walk from Sea Shells at The Sands Apartments.

Sea Shells has been carefully furnished to ensure five star quality and comfort is provided throughout, briefly:

Living accommodation
The spacious open plan living, dining and kitchen areas boast 8 ft patio doors to take maximum advantage of the superb sea view! Well equipped, you will instantly feel at home. Two comfy sofas are complemented with a designer Calligaris Italian Media Unit which is home to a 49" Panasonic 4K Smart TV, Blu-ray DVD and Playstation 4 games Games Console.   The dining area has a Calligaris table and four chairs, and a matching sideboard full of books, games and DVDs to keep you and your family entertained during cosy nights in after long days on the beach or exploring the delights of West Cornwall.     There's also a PURE blu-tooth/internet stereo system, fibre wifi, underfloor heating and remote controlled mood lighting.

The fully fitted designer Kitchen area also has sea views and is well equipped with a range of cabinets and granite work surfaces.   You'll find all of the appliances and equipment you'll need, including a fridge/freezer, dishwasher, oven, 5 ring hob and microwave.  There are also plenty of extras to ensure your family holiday runs smoothly, including a slow cooker and a blender for the baby food as well as plenty of Denby crockery, ovenware, cutlery and utensils, Dartington Crystal glassware, and John Lewis saucepans.


The master bedroom boasts a king size bed with crisp, white bed linen and wall mounted reading lights, there’s a fitted wardrobe, Ercol bedside cupboards and a flat screen TV/DVD, PURE blu-tooth radio, hairdryer and plenty of good quality towels. French doors lead onto a sunny rear terrace and the en-suite has a fabulous ‘rain head’ drench shower.

The second bedroom has two luxury Hypnos zip and link beds which can either be made up as two (longer length) single beds or as a super king (6') bed.  There's a spacious oak wardrobe and plenty of matching Ercol drawers, a 32" Panasonic Smart TV and a Roberts wifi radio.  The bedroom has been tastefully decorated and the blue and white theme is suitable for children, teenagers or adults.   The spacious family bathroom is fully tiled with smart, sleek contemporary sanitary ware, underfloor heating, a chrome heated towel rail and a generous bathroom cabinet - perfect for all those teenage toiletries! 

Sea Shells has a private patio area overlooking the sea with a table and four chairs and access to the communal gardens. There is also a secure sunny rear terrace, also with a table and four chairs – the rear terrace is a real 'sun trap' and is the perfect place to relax with a good book and a glass of wine!   Sea Shells has its own private parking space through secure gated access.

Spa / Leisure Membership :

Guests staying at Sea Shells will receive complimentary spa / lesiure membership for two adults at the St Ives Harbour Hotel 'HarSpar' for all 2019 bookings.  HarSpar facilities include indoor swimming pool, jacuzzi, sauna, steam room and fully equipped gymnasium as well as relaxation terraces/gardens.  Guests will also be able to attend fitness classes, subject to availability, and will have the benefit of 10% off food and drink at the Harbour Hotel, as well as discounts off of treatments and products. Fitness classes are also complimentary, subject to availability.   There are two childrens swimming sessions per day and childrens passes can be bought at the hotel for £5 per child. Nestled above Porthminster Beach, with panoramic views of St Ives Bay, the Hotel is easily accessed via the two-three minute train journey on the St Ives Bay branch line. 

  • Sleeps 4 + infant in a cot.
  • Short breaks available (subject to a minimum stay of 3 nights)
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