St Ives

Arty seaside retreat in Cornwall. 

St Ives, Cornwall, England

ST IVES - AT A GLANCE

  • Famous for its rich artistic heritage, St Ives is one of Cornwall's most charming towns.
     
  • Browse its galleries or relax on its golden sandy beaches and take life at a gentler pace.
     
  • Don’t miss esteemed contemporary art museum Tate St Ives or the Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden, set in the modernist artist’s former home.
     
  • From London, St Ives is about a 6 hour journey by a combination of bus and train. 

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