Labour in Vain – St Ives
Welcome to Labour in Vain
Labour In Vain, St Ives is a traditional dog friendly, Cornish self catering cottage offering luxury spacious holiday accommodation in the heart of the beautiful old town of Downalong, St Ives. The cottage is a moment’s walk from the shops, restaurants and award-winning beaches that St Ives has to offer. Labour in Vain has been designed to offer spacious, light and exceptionally comfortable family accommodation for up to seven guests with the added benefit a sunny courtyard and sea views. The perfect retreat for your self catering holiday in St Ives, Cornwall.

Labour In Vain is a family cottage which has been sensitively modernised with white painted beams and walls, discreet lighting and thick granite recesses. It has polished wooden floorboards throughout except the kitchen which has quarry tiles. It is approached via a suntrap pretty courtyard looking down Mount Zion, which is traffic free and leading down towards the harbour.

Prices and Availability
Accommodation Details
Courtyard – With seating area, perfect for sitting in the sunshine having afternoon tea or an evening glass of wine. There is a washing line for hanging up wetsuits and an area for storing surfboards!

Ground Floor: Kitchen – Stable door into kitchen which has plenty of natural light & features a modern inset stainless steal round sink unit, range style cooker, microwave, fridge with small freezer, compact dishwasher, washer/dryer, ample work surfaces. Window seat. Original granite steps lead to the ground floor sitting room.

Ground Floor: Sitting Room – The original granite steps lead up to the light & airy sitting room which features comfortable corner sofa, an armchair and an oak coffee table. Original fireplace with hearth, window seat and deep recessed windows. Widescreen TV with Sky TV. Ornate spiral staircase leading to lower ground floor bedroom (care should be taken with children & infants around the spiral staircase).

Additional Information
Labour In Vain self catering cottage is located on a no-through quite road in the heart of Downalong with easy access by car.

Access by car – The nearest car park is Island Car-Park approx 100 metres away. Alternatively St Ives has a park and ride with parking at Lelant Saltings railway station.

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