Skippers Loft in St Ives

General Information

Skippers Loft is a stunning, 2 bedroom cottage arranged over 3 floors with fantastic views across St Ives Harbour and beyond. Snugly situated on a quiet cobbled lane in the heart of the quaint and historic Downalong area. This Grade II listed former fishermans cottage has been lovingly restored to retain many original features and character, creating a cosy atmosphere with a mix of vintage and nautical styling.

Situated a stones throw away from the beaches, Art galleries, fantastic restaurants and across the Lane from the Sloop Craft market which leads you onto the Harbour front. Enjoy freshly baked croissants from nearby Norway stores while admiring the sea views from your bedroom.

The property is approached off Norway Lane via stairs to the First floor where you will find a main door to the:

Light and airy open plan Living/ dining area. Original sash window with view down Norway Lane across to the Sloop Craft Market and Loft Restaurant.

Comfortable seating, 32 inch TV with built in DVD, dining table and chairs to seat up to 4.

Useful under stairs cupboard for storage, shoes and coats.

Kitchen area with feature window seat over looking Back Road West, and a beautiful restored decorative Cornish range.

Fully equipped kitchen with double electric oven, gas hob, extractor, microwave, integrated  washer/ dryer and separate fridge freezer behind doors.

Stairs with blue spotlights lead to the next floor:

Bedroom 1 - Double bed, chest of drawers, wardrobe, bedside tables

Sash window with stunning far reaching sea views looking towards St Ives Harbour, Godrevy lighthouse and beyond.

Fantastic bathroom with feature window seat, traditional Roll top bath, Oak vanity unit with marble top and sink, chrome towel rail, WC and separate powerful mixer shower.

Stairs with blue spot lights from the hallway lead to a loft room with exposed beams. 2 low single beds, built in storage cupboard, chest of drawers, feature book case with lighting

Fantastic views from the velux window.

All Towels/Bed Linen provided

Combi Boiler and GCH


iPod docking station

Pushchairs and prams not recommended due to stairs to main property entrance

Nearest parking at Island Car park or Barnoon. Short stay at Sloop Car park.

Regret, no pets.



Skippers Loft
2 Norway Lane, St Ives, Cornwall
TR26 1LZ, UK

Skippers Loft

Low season from: £350pw

High season from: £810pw

Sleeps: 4

Bedrooms: 2

Sea Views: YES


Public Parking: 150yds

Nearest Beach: 150yds

St Ives Cottages - Skippers Loft exterior shot

Exterior shot


Hotel & Guesthouse Association, St Ives, Cornwall

Self Catering Holiday Cottages in St. Ives, Cornwall

Tel: 07980 393916 or 01736 796100