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Homely Georgian Cottage, St Ives, Cornwall

Gilly is a superhost.

Homely Georgian Cottage, St Ives, Cornwall

4 guests2 bedrooms3 beds1 bathroom
4 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bathroom
Entire home
You’ll have the house to yourself.
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the lockbox.
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95% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.

A charming, homely, Georgian terraced cottage with sea views over to beaches and a secluded sunny garden in central St Ives. This relaxing and cosy retreat is perfect for families or couples.
5 minutes walk to harbour. Parking available near by.


Indoor fireplace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds



44 reviews
Stylish space
Quick responses
Amazing amenities
Sally User Profile
November 2019
This is a special little cottage. Gilly has decorated it with flare and lovely creative touches with a style in keeping with its Georgian period. We went in November and the place is toasty warm, with a gas fire to thaw out your walking feet at the day’s end. You can see the sea…
Gilly User Profile
Response from Gilly:
Thanks so much, Sally for your descriptive and glowing review! Very happy indeed that you both enjoyed your child-free tiny break away at Morwennol. The Thai restaurant you mention has been recommended to me too - must try it! best wishes, Gilly
November 2019
Kit User Profile
October 2019
We all fell in love with Gilly’s cottage, in which we felt immediately at home. The layout, decoration, furnishing and art are all beautifully chosen and arranged, and the stove was a welcome friend during a rainy stay. There were many personal touches which made the whole…
Gilly User Profile
Response from Gilly:
Your review was much appreciated, Kit. I'm glad you all had a good time at Morwennol, and look forward to seeing you here again. best wishes, Gilly
October 2019
Magie User Profile
October 2019
We found Morwennol to be a gem of a cottage - a cosy, stylish retreat - and all Gilly's homely touches made our stay very special and memorable. We loved the sunny terrace, the sea views - the location was within easy walking distance of the shops, Tate etc. - and the welcome…
Gilly User Profile
Response from Gilly:
overwhelmed by your wonderful review ....thank you,Magie!
October 2019
Andrew User Profile
August 2019
We've had an amazing two weeks in St Ives, completely exceeded our expectations. We've been all over the world on summer holidays and this is up there with one of our favorites. St Ives is beautiful. The cottage is really well equipped with everything you need and is really…
Gilly User Profile
Response from Gilly:
Thanks for your comprehensive review, Andrew. I'm so glad you and the children enjoyed the holiday.
August 2019
Lewis User Profile
July 2019
Morwennol was everything we had hoped and more. A great location overlooking the sea and a beautiful home From home. Gilly is an amazing host and we were welcomed to the cottage with fresh eggs, milk and home baked cakes. We cannot wait to return.
Alison User Profile
July 2019
Had a lovely stay at Gilly's place with our 20 month old. Gilly provided a travel cot and highchair which made our stay easy. Communication was great. Check in was straightforward. We arrived to find flapjacks, milk, and organic eggs waiting. It was a 10 minute walk downhill to…
Philip User Profile
May 2019
Charming cottage in a great location !

Hosted by Gilly

England, United KingdomJoined in March 2016
Gilly User Profile
64 Reviews
Gilly is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I love the outdoor life, whilst pursuing my career as curator of art exhibitions. Singing, gardening, spending time with family and friends add to my enjoyment of life in Cornwall
Interaction with guests
Gilly will send you complete directions to the cottage and the key safe. She will leave you some milk and cookies for your arrival. Tea, coffee, sugar and other basic food stuffs are provided. Notes about all that the cottage offers, plus local parking, will be sent on payment…
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a day
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About this place
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Gareth helps host.

The neighbourhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: 4PM - 11PM
Checkout: 10AM
Self check-in with lockbox
4PM - 11PM

House Rules

  • No smoking
  • No pets
  • No parties or events


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