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Flip-flops, Love Lane,VERY CENTRAL near beaches

Very Central Fishermans cottage. Wifi. Netflix. Great reviews.
5.0 of 5 stars
35 reviews
Very Central Fishermans cottage. Wifi. Netflix. Great reviews.
Over 30 Tripadvisor reviews, 90% are 5* out of 5
Super location ! 2 mins to either beach, no long uphill walks at the end of the day :)
Free Car Park next to cottage
Newly renovated. 18 inch thick walls make the cottage cool in summer, nice and cosy in winter
Super King 5 Foot Double. Large LCD TV in bedroom. Loads of cupboard space
Bunks. All linen and towels included throughout. All beds made up ready for your arrival.
Fully sprung sofabed, Fast Wifi, New Smart TV with free Netflix, iPod dock. DVD player
Latest Smart TV with Netflix(100s of free films and TV), BBC iPlayer, You tube etc etc
They are going on their holidays. And I'm going with them ! Better than kennels :)
Extending table to seat 6, fridge freezer, washing machine, microwave, plenty of cupboard space
It's well equipped. Also included: Cot, stairgate, high chair.
Private courtyard with bench, great for sitting out in the evening with a drink.
Upstairs Bath/Shower room and W/C.
Downstairs Shower room and  W/C
Comfortable separate lounge with WC / shower just off it
Another view of the front door. No traffic passes cottage at all.
Friendly seal in the harbour. Nothing is guaranteed, but you are almost bound to see him.
Big comfy bed ! Master bedroom also has full size built in mirror fronted wardrobe
Modern comforts in an authentic fishermans cottage.
Lots of local art and nik nacks
View from very near cottage
A cornish Cream tea. Simply lovely. Jam on cream in Cornwall, Cream on Jam in Devon.
Easy access on arrival, No collecting keys,you just let yourself in with the code for the key safe.
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2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
' Flip flops ' cottage, in the CENTER OF ST IVES, at 1 Love Lane is an 1800s pilchard fisherman's cottage which has been recently renovated.One minute turning right from the cottage is Fore Street (loads of shops, restaurants etc) and the Harbour beach.Two / three minutes to the left is Porthmeor beach, the main beach in St Ives and the TateThick (18' to 2 ft ) granite walls keep the cottage cool in summer and cosy in winter ( full gas central heating).Downstairs is the living room, new Smart Samsung TV (2014) with Netflix, 500+ free films, free fast WiFi, iPod dock , full metal frame sofa bed and a shower/ w/c off the lounge. There is also a very well equipped kitchen, and the cosy bunk bed roomUpstairs is the master bedroom (5 foot double bed, loads of storage room), and the upstairs bathroom with bath, shower and W/COu... Read more
About the owner, derek t
Languages spoken: English, French
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 19 days ago
Listed since : Mar 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 100 reviews and 3 properties
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Listing #HL207829 by: Holiday Lettings
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Nik C
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18 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago for a stay in November 2015

My wife, Dog and I have just had a week in St Ives with some really unpleasant weather and we were so grateful to shave this place to stay in. I have been coming to St Ives out of season for 15 years now and this is the second time I have stayed in one of Derek's places and the... more

Oxford, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago for a stay in October 2015

As a family we have fallen for the charms of St Ives in Cornwall and very often take the October half term break there as the boys love the rough sea of Porthmeor beach. On my way back to the car last year, a blue stable door caught my eye in the cobbled street between the town and beach, I... more

Watchet, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2015 for a stay in September 2015
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Flip flops offers comfortable, flexible dog-friendly accommodation so close to the centre of historic St Ives you wouldn't believe it possible. Clean, and welcoming on your arrival, on-suites on both floors, and the most surprising, the fantastic collection of eclectic art! (My favourite was the huge fish behind the downstairs loo). The courtyard gave an 'outside' feeling to the cottage,...


  • Balcony
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stove
  • Telephone
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
  • Wheelchair Access:
  • Elder Access:
  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
  • Suitable for Children:
Additional amenities & feature info
See note below about beds.Kitchen has small table which is extendable to sit 6.New shower room/WC 2012.

Single Beds: The downstairs bed room has a bunk bed.There are NO traditional single beds (the web designer for this site didn't allow for bunk beds!).Cot:Travel cot is provided.
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 1 night
Nov 28, 2015 -
Dec 4, 2015
Available, REDUCED
3 nights
Dec 5, 2015 -
Dec 11, 2015
Available, REDUCED
3 nights
Dec 12, 2015 -
Dec 18, 2015
Available, REDUCED
3 nights
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Saturday changeover. We can do breaks that start or end on a Saturday, min 3 nights, breaks that start say on a Monday for 3 nights are much harder to do. 10% Dep for advance bookings ( over 4 months away), 25% for bookings starting sooner. No commission to pay Holidaylettings or Tripadvisor :) . We have been letting our cottages for over 4 years and are reliable as our reviews show.
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Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Newquay: 24.9 mi
Railway: St Ives: 0.5 mi
Ferry: Penzance: 5.0 mi
St Ives is easily accessible via the road network and by train. The train from London Paddington is a great way to travel, the train runs along by the sea for much of the last part of the journey from Exeter and if booked in advance is very reasonably priced.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.1 mi.
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