St Ives is a sea side town in Cornwall in the south of England. It is well known for its beautiful beaches, idyllic town and many attractions that surround it. It is often referred to as the closest thing to a holiday abroad within the UK as once there, you have the feeling you are a million miles away from home. There are some great eateries within St Ives and a number of accommodation choices.
Although St Ives is a relatively small town it is surround by some fantastic places that offer a wider variety in entertainment and night life. Cornwall is a short drive away and is home to one of the best beaches for surfers in the world. Fistral beach is in Fistral bay on the north coast of Cornwall and is home to the annual surf competition. This is an event not to be missed for avid surfers or just family and friends looking for a great day out.