Staycation - St Ives

We are very lucky to have 8 UK stores situated in picturesque spots across the country. What better time to opt for a staycation as the autumnal chill approaches and the leaves turn a beautiful shade of golden brown, the perfect season to explore new beaches and towns alike.

We’ve spoken to our teams in St Ives, Lavershot, London, Winchester and Marlborough to collate the best things to do in the local areas, from farmers markets to the racecourses, here is our guide to all the must-dos. Be sure to pop into our local store to say ‘hello’, we’d love to meet you!

  Where To Go

Tate Gallery & Barbara Hepworth Sculpture Garden

For those looking for a bit of culture, St Ives has a great selection. The Tate Gallery exhibits a range of works by artists linked to the St Ives area whilst the Barbara Hepworth Sculpture Garden features huge sculptures inspired by the natural environment.

What To Do


St Ives Surf School

It’s never too late to learn a new skill and the St Ives Surf School is the perfect place to try. They offer a range of classes including surf lessons, paddle boarding, SUP, kayaking and coasteering.

South West Coastal Path

Take a blissful walk from Carbis Bay to St Ives. For the more experienced walker, why not try St Ives to Zennor.

What To Eat

St Ives Farmers Market

An award winning market showcasing the best of local Cornish producers.

Porthminster Cafe

Located right on the beach, this multi-award winning seafood restaurant is the place to go for a great atmosphere and uninterrupted views of St Ives Harbour and Godrevy Lighthouse.


One Fish Street

An intimate bar and restaurant situated just off the harbour in the historic fishing town of St Ives. Their menu is dedicated to fresh fish that is caught on the day.

Where To Stay

Harbour View House

A charming guest house that offers spectacular views and featuring a delicious onsite cafe.

Carbis Bay Hotel

For those looking for something a little bit extra, the Carbis Bay Hotel is a luxurious coastal hotel and spa and estate with a privately owned 25-acre blue flag beach. Set in one of the world's most beautiful bays, it offers impeccable food, service and breathtaking views.