Poacher’s Rest

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Flexible Short Stays All Year Round

  • 8 People
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 3 bathrooms
  • 3 Seperate toilets
  • 3 Seperate showers

A beautifully secluded single-storey rural Cornish outpost set on the outskirts of St Ives. Surrounded by rugged Penwith beauty, dramatic Cornish Tors and an abandoned open sky – guests will fall in love with its sheer embrace of hidden Kernow in all its splendour.

The main lounge with high vaulted ceilings, exposed beams and prominent granite fireplace is where guests congregate and discusses their opinions on jam or cream first. The conversation continues through large sliding glass doors onto the broad southerly facing sun terrace with its dramatic views of Trencrom Hill and its granite outcrop. A separate snug with log burner and feature fireplace provides additional warm respite from the rugged Cornish wilderness.

An expansive and vast open plan kitchen/diner with a breakfast bar and central kitchen island handsomely caters for guests and their culinary needs when staying at Poacher’s Rest. Alfresco conversation can be enjoyed on one of the many private sun terrace.

All four guest bedrooms are generously spread out across one single storey residence with the master ensuite bedroom featuring its own private sun balcony. There are two further twin bedrooms and a double bedroom, all with TVs and ample storage for every holiday need.

The main family bathroom has a separate bath, WC, hand basin and walk-in rainforest shower with dual attachment. The master ensuite again features a walk-in rainforest shower with dual attachment, WC and a hand basin. A separate third bathroom features a shower with WC and hand basin.

There is ample parking for an assortment of oversized family cars at this property, a benefit of its detached and rural location.

There are plenty of options to dine alfresco too with an abundance of terracing thoughtfully laid out around the perimeter of the property. Surrounded by the wonders of nature and West Penwith – guests are treated to a myriad of fascinating walks, hikes and treks right on your doorstep.

This single storey property is conveniently accessed all on one level perfect for families with young children and for older guests wishing to avoid steep narrow steps.
The kitchen features a dishwasher, fridge/freezer, oven, induction hob, microwave oven and a central island/breakfast bar.

The property also features a very generous utility room with enough space for muddy boots, jackets, surf boards and all manor of beach-related paraphernalia. A combi washing machine/tumble dryer completes the utility room essentials.

Wifi included

Gas central heating

Underfloor heating throughout

Smart TV with Netflix in main lounge

Linen and towels provided

On-site parking for 4+ cars

Flexible short breaks all year round

Check in 4.00pm
Check out 10.00am


  • Cooker/Hobs
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron
  • Oven
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wi-fi


1 CANCELLATIONS OR CHANGES BY YOU 1.1 If You need to cancel the Booking in whole or in part, ETSI MUST receive Written Notice of such cancellation from You which can be by email. Depending on the date that the notice of cancellation is received by ETSI, the following cancellation charges will apply. If the notice of cancellation is received by ETSI: (a) eight (8) Weeks or more prior to the start date of the Holiday Period, then You will suffer the loss of the Booking Deposit; or (b) less than eight (8) Weeks prior to the start date of the Holiday Period, then You will suffer the loss of the Booking Value i.e. any Booking Deposit and Balance Payment. 1.2 ETSI will use reasonable endeavours to re-let the property for the cancelled Holiday Period but this cannot always be guaranteed. If ETSI receives a Booking for the Property, ETSI will refund the difference between the new Booking Value paid for the Property for the same Holiday Period (which might be at a reduced price) less the Booking Deposit. An Administration Fee of twenty-five pounds (£25) shall be payable. In order to secure a new booking, it may be necessary to negotiate a discount which shall be at ETSI’s discretion. 1.3 If you need to change your Booking, a significant change such as the change of Property or Holiday Period may be treated as a cancellation of the Booking and clause 6.1 will apply. Subject to availability and capacity of the Property, any minor or insignificant changes to a Booking will incur a twenty five pounds (£25.00) Administration Fee.