Thinking of spending Summer in St Ives?

Throughout the months of July, August and September St Ives becomes one of the most desired seaside resorts in the country. The picturesque beaches, coupled with a rich coastline of wonder all situated around a traditional town that truly exemplifies Cornish lifestyle; there is nothing more special than enjoying the summer on the warmth of St Ives’ golden beaches. Summer is a truly special time of the year to enjoy with both family and friends and St Ives is the perfect destination to spend your summer.
There is so much to do in St Ives in the summer, and staying in our luxury apartments means you’re right in the heart of one of Cornwall’s most unique seaside towns. Being moments from Porthmeor Beach and mere minutes from Porthgwidden and it’s wonderful protected cove you are never more than a few steps away from your toes dipping in the ocean and crunching on the warm golden sands of St Ives and the crystal clear water of the Atlantic Ocean.
Warm weather and crystal clear oceans have of course become synonymous with the town during the summer but spending relaxing days aside the beach cannot be understated, the summer period is without question the best time to bring the entire family to the town and enjoy long days spent making the most of every minute in our luxury self catering apartments which offer you the space to sit back and relax once the sun’s taken its toll.
In the summer, the warm evenings stretch out into the night and these quieter moments are the perfect time to experience the incredible vistas of St Ives after testing your culinary prowess in your luxury self catering apartment, possibly even getting everyone involved to help. After this step out and explore a different St Ives summer. Watch as the sun sets on the horizon or enjoy the perfect nightcap to a summer’s evening, taking a relaxing stroll on the edge of the Atlantic. These are the kinds of memorable moments with family to cherish forever, so why not make them here?
Of course if you’re more in to eating out and about then St Ives is full of restaurants that are perfect for a meal out late on a summer’s day. Our on-site concierge team are here to ensure you get the most out of your summer escape by being at hand to help arrange your dinner reservations, whether you’re out for a night on the town or want to spend the evening in your luxury self catering apartment why not make the most of it and take up the option of having fresh meat and fish delivered to your apartment and enjoy the perfection of a summer in St Ives.
St Ives summer is only accentuated by being able to make the most of what makes summer in St Ives so desirable – the warmth of the ocean and beautifully warm summer’s days. The Sail Lofts are perfectly surrounded by beaches for any type of person you can ensure that you get exactly what you look for out of your holiday with us, with an on-site wet room full of beach items and warm showers you can make sure that you’ve washed off the sand before heading back into your apartment and venturing out for an evening out in the town or a relaxing night in your luxury self catering apartment in St Ives.
Of course you can always spend long days relaxing across Porthmeor beach taking in the awe-inspiring coastline in the blissful warm weather and bright sunshine amidst a sky of azure blue. The beaches of St Ives and Cornwall are perfect to spend your summers with us at the Sail Lofts luxury self catering apartments. Being located right next to the ocean means you never have more than a few footsteps before sinking your feet into the sand and feeling the ocean sweep its way between your toes. But of course you’re not limited to St Ives and its beaches, with reserved parking throughout your stay you can delve into the Cornish coast where so many small picturesque beaches dot the countryside. Being able to explore Cornwall is one of the most unique ways to discover hidden gems, locations that exemplify what has made the county so desired.
Events are always taking place throughout the summer and with so many goings on throughout the town both day and night your summer in St Ives will have all of the family stretching far and wide to experience all that’s on offer, why not try flex your creative muscles in one of the many art classes that are available, tapping into the same vein of creativity that so many other artists have done and still do in St Ives. Learn new talents or develop old ones at the Surf School or even simply spend your luxury self catering holiday in St Ives relaxing on the harbour front soaking up the sun and enjoying the continental feel of the town during the middle months of the year.
The team at the Sail Lofts are there to help you make the most of your summer and with so many things to do and see it’s probably best to get ahead of the crowds and ensure you don’t miss out so booking in advance is highly recommended to not avoid disappointment, at the Sail Lofts the team are there to help organise your stay to ensure you enjoy the summer’s most wonderful events.
Staying in the heart of Cornwall means you have before you so much more to explore, so don’t limit yourself to the town itself! Cornwall has some of the most awe-inspiring vistas from the lush green headlands travelling down towards the noteworthy Land’s End or why not take an adventure and find the hidden charms of the coastline in some of the more unique in the quaint coves that proliferate the county. Unsure where to go? The team at the Sail Lofts are your guide to Cornwall and everything in it, meaning you can explore the little-seen side of the county, travel far and wide exploring some of the perfect locations in the county often only seen on the screen.
A summer in St Ives is a unique and special experience, it’s perfect for friends, couples and families alike, discovering the wonders of the Cornish coast during these months only helps exemplify how the town distinguishes itself amongst seaside destinations.
Porthminster Beach, Credit: Matthew Jessop and Visit Cornwall

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