8 The Terrace, St Ives, Cornwall, TR26 2BL


St.Ives Bed and Breakfast

The Rookery is ideally situated near both train and bus stations, with only a short walk to shops, galleries, various restaurants and the harbour, plus blue flag beaches.

The front of the B&B directly overlooks St. Ives Bay and harbour and two of the five beaches.

We are situated on the elevated section of “The Terrace” 200metres from the main shops & town. There are a number of steps in the property and surrounding area. Please consider that we do have one double room on the ground floor but breakfast is served on the first floor.

How to find us

By Road

From the M5 & the A38 travel down the A30 to the St Ives Roundabout, take the second exit A3074 Nut Lane, drive through Lelant and Carbis Bay, the road drops down a long hill (Trelyon Avenue) and divides at the bottom. Continue on the main road and turn right turn right down to the Rookery, which is approximately 500 yards on the left, opposite the Regent Hotel.

If you need to unload your luggage please do so near the taxi office but please avoid blocking the bus stop opposite.

By Bus / Coach / Rail

A short uphill walk from the train station that overlooks Porthminster Beach, brings you to the coach terminus which is a very short walk to the front door.

By Air

Flights run to Newquay airport (a 1 hour drive away) or Plymouth airport (a 1 hour 40 minute drive away)


The Rookery has its own limited reserve parking available. Please let us know if you require parking as we often get full.

Parking charge is £6 per day.