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Facilities galore at this absolute gem of a holiday retreat
Enjoy a high class holiday experience set in this beautiful country farmhouse property
Traditional kitchen with oil-fired range oven
The kitchen is the hub of the home
Comfy sofas and a warming woodburner make this the perfect place for all seasons
Put on your family's favourite film and enjoy a lazy evening in
Ornamental fireplace and reclaimed oak flooring add to the grandeur of the dining room
King-size bedroom with en-suite bathroom
Enjoy an invigorating shower to wake you up in the morning
Enjoy lazy mornings in the double bedroom
Spacious double bedroom with a bright and airy feel
Queen-size bedroom which can be prepared as a twin room
A beautifully presented twin bedroom
Hints of Cornish charm can be found throughout the property
Hand crafted finishing touches
Additional shower room located on the ground floor
The impressive BBQ hut will be a great hit with the adults and children
Soothe tired legs in the sauna
Enjoy the bubbles in the private hot tub after a long day of exploring
The private games room will keep everyone entertained come rain or shine
Wonderful grounds and gardens
Wonderful grounds and gardens
Unique charming features
1 / 24  Facilities galore at this absolute gem of a holiday retreat
2 / 24  Enjoy a high class holiday experience set in this beautiful country farmhouse property
3 / 24  Traditional kitchen with oil-fired range oven
4 / 24  The kitchen is the hub of the home
5 / 24  Comfy sofas and a warming woodburner make this the perfect place for all seasons
6 / 24  Put on your family's favourite film and enjoy a lazy evening in
7 / 24  Ornamental fireplace and reclaimed oak flooring add to the grandeur of the dining room
8 / 24  King-size bedroom with en-suite bathroom
9 / 24  Enjoy an invigorating shower to wake you up in the morning
10 / 24  Enjoy lazy mornings in the double bedroom
11 / 24  Spacious double bedroom with a bright and airy feel
12 / 24  Queen-size bedroom which can be prepared as a twin room
13 / 24  A beautifully presented twin bedroom
14 / 24  Hints of Cornish charm can be found throughout the property
15 / 24  
16 / 24  Hand crafted finishing touches
17 / 24  Additional shower room located on the ground floor
18 / 24  The impressive BBQ hut will be a great hit with the adults and children
19 / 24  Soothe tired legs in the sauna
20 / 24  Enjoy the bubbles in the private hot tub after a long day of exploring
21 / 24  The private games room will keep everyone entertained come rain or shine
22 / 24  Wonderful grounds and gardens
23 / 24  Wonderful grounds and gardens
24 / 24  Unique charming features

Riviere House

St Ives (5mls SE), Cornwall

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Sleeps 10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms 3
Change Fri
pets No Dogs
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Open fire / woodburner
Hot tub
Internet access
Games / Play facilities
Beach within easy reach
Fishing onsite / nearby
Luxury
Green
Family friendly
Spa Facilities
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Detached farmhouse surrounded by 140 acres of arable land
  • Spacious and luxurious accommodation featuring exposed beams, slate flooring and original fireplaces
  • Exclusive private BBQ lodge with sauna, perfect for parties
  • Private hot tub, games room with pool table and flatscreen TV
  • 3miles from the golden sands of Hayle, ideal for swimming and surfing
  • Perfectly situated to explore the North and South coast
Property code: RIVHO

Spacious and full of charm, this luxurious farmhouse and its exclusive BBQ lodge and sauna is perfect for large parties celebrating a special occasion, all within easy reach of exciting St Ives.

Located only 3 miles away from the long stretch of golden sands at Hayle Beach, this impressive five-bedroom property is the perfect choice for larger parties looking to explore the southern Cornish coastline. There’s plenty on offer in this spacious farmhouse from indulgent relaxation in the private hot tub and sauna to competitive evenings spent in the detached games barn. Enjoy a BBQ no matter the weather in the fabulous BBQ lodge with seating for all guests. Spend the day on the 3-mile-long beach at Hayle (3 miles) sunbathing, surfing or enjoying an energetic game of rounders. Discover the tidal island of St Michaels Mount (7 miles) with its imposing castle, beautiful gardens and quaint cobbled streets, or sample the catch of the day at one of the traditional fishing villages along the coast, including Newlyn (12.5 miles) and Mousehole (15 miles).

Your traditional stone farmhouse offers spacious accommodation that exudes Cornish charm in every room. As the heart of the home, the generous kitchen boasts slate flooring and exposed beams, giving it a warm and inviting feel. There’s plenty of space to cook together, preparing delicious dinners to share at the large kitchen table. For more formal occasions, gather around the elegant wooden table in the dining room, where the ornamental Victorian fireplace, reclaimed panelling and oak flooring hint at the property’s history. After a long day of outdoor adventures, sink into the plump sitting room sofas and relax as a family as the logs crackle in the wood burner. When it’s time for bed, there are five restful bedrooms within the property, along with a family bathroom with a roll-top bath and a separate shower room. Stepping outside, there are extensive gardens and grounds for ball games and play. Dine alfresco on the private patio or head to the BBQ lodge for a sociable evening meal. For ultimate relaxation, there is a hot tub and sauna to rejuvenate aching limbs. Spend hours of endless entertainment in the well-equipped games room with snooker table and seating area.

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  • 5 bedrooms – 1 Super King, 1 Zip and link Super King (2 singles), 2 King size and 1 twin
  • 3 bathrooms – 1 ensuite with WC, 1 luxury shower room with WC, downstairs shower room with WC
  • Sleeps 10
  • Kitchen - oil-fired range oven and electric hob and oven and microwave
  • Utility room - fridge, freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and tumble dryer
  • TV/DVD with Freeview
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Wood burner
  • Hot tub
  • Games room
  • Ample off-road parking
  • BBQ lodge and sauna
  • Fishing onsite/nearby
  • BBQ and garden furniture
  • Communal garden play equipment
  • Beach 3 miles, shop 2 miles, pub 1.5 miles

Surrounded by 140 acres of arable land, there are walks through the peaceful Cornish countryside straight from your front door. The pretty town of St Ives (10 miles) is a short drive away where you can admire the artwork at the Tate St Ives or wander among the sculptures at the Barbara Hepworth Museum. Stroll the narrow streets, browsing the galleries and boutiques, or feast on fish and chips at the harbour. Sign up for a group lesson at the well-regarded surf school or charter a boat for a seal-spotting trip along St Ives Bay. Further afield, take a trip to the world-famous Eden Project (41 miles) less than an hour’s drive away, where you can explore the fascinating biomes, seek out the hidden sculptures and ride through the sky on England’s longest zipline.

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Facilities galore at this absolute gem of a holiday retreat
Enjoy a high class holiday experience set in this beautiful country farmhouse property
Traditional kitchen with oil-fired range oven
The kitchen is the hub of the home
Comfy sofas and a warming woodburner make this the perfect place for all seasons
Put on your family's favourite film and enjoy a lazy evening in
Ornamental fireplace and reclaimed oak flooring add to the grandeur of the dining room
King-size bedroom with en-suite bathroom
Enjoy an invigorating shower to wake you up in the morning
Enjoy lazy mornings in the double bedroom
Spacious double bedroom with a bright and airy feel
Show 12 moreQueen-size bedroom which can be prepared as a twin room

Joseph Pritchard

This property is personally managed by Joseph.

CUSTOMER REVIEWS

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 16 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Julie 27th August 2021

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We had a fabulous week at Rivire House, when we arrived their were fresh scones and flowers. The house is in a beautiful rural setting with gorgeous views but close to explore. The house is great for families with all the amenities the hotel tub and sauna and plenty of garden space for kids to enjoy. The games room was a hit to keep the boys occupiRead moreed. Lots of games to play on a rainy day. The owners were very helpful with any questions. It was what we needed a peaceful location, will return Hide

Reviewed by June 13th August 2021

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Excellent accommodation and facilities for a large party.

Reviewed by Timothy 6th August 2021

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This place gave us the wow factor we were looking for. With 9 people we had ample room. The location for us away from everything was perfect, views stunning and spacious out doors great. plenty of parking for our 3 cars. The hot tub was well used as was the sauna, bbq and games room. Great location for all coasts only short drives to anywhere you wRead moreould want to go. Slept so well in the silent surroundings. Stargazing while laying in the tub at night was amazing. We will definitely return. Hide

Reviewed by Helen 16th July 2021

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A well equipped, clean and beautifully presented house that is great for a family get together. The Dairy was great entertainment and had something for everyone (wii, XBox, Pool table, darts board and sofas). Lots of board games. We were lucky to have very hot weather so the hot tub was well used. BBQ hut is really pretty but we only used once as iRead moret was too hot to go inside. Any issues reported were addressed immediately by the owners who live nearby. We would highly recommend this house. Hide

Reviewed by Alison 11th June 2021

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Fantastic property, good location, has all the equipment one would need in a house. The hot tub and pool room is a real bonus. Fantastic holiday in a perfect house !

Reviewed by Richard 24th April 2021

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Reviewed by Cathy 16th October 2020

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Riviere House was excellent, we loved the house, the BBQ hut and the location. We'd recommend this holiday home very highly.

Reviewed by Harry 11th September 2020

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We had a fantastic time. The house is perfect, the owners were welcoming and the location is amazing. We would absolutely book again.

Reviewed by Angela 4th September 2020

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This was a beautiful place to stay, very clean and tidy. It suited us as the very peaceful setting was great. Loved the idea of a complete different building for the games room. The older ones could go and play pool, darts etc; while the little ones could sleep with no disturbance. Very satisfied

Reviewed by Michelle 28th August 2020

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Fantastic. Didn't even use the lovely lounge. As a whole family spent time in games room. Kids (teenagers) loved it as well as hot tub and sauna. Would not hesitate in booking it again.

Reviewed by Hayley 14th August 2020

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The entire property is excellent throughout.....superb....All the family had an extremely enjoyable week....Henry and Jane were both warm and friendly hosts.

Reviewed by Chris 31st July 2020

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We stayed in Riviere House in early August 2020 and had a wonderful holiday. The property was immaculately presented and the owners welcome (distanced due to covid19) and attention to detail made for a luxurious stay. In particular the addition of the games room, hot tub and bbq hut set this property apart from others we have stayed in. It is very Read morewell located and we enjoyed the best that this picturesque part of the country has to offer. Hide

Reviewed by Joanne 17th July 2020

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Peaceful location, very relaxing stay with everything we needed. Perfect location at this difficult time as we really only needed to go out to buy food and visit huge sandy beach at Hayle.

Reviewed by Peter 4th July 2020

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Super holiday in this lovely well equipped cottage. Great for large families or groups of friends. The games room is essential in rainy days. We spent hours in the hot tub, even late at night looking for shooting stars on clear nights. Sauna was not great as door doesn't close properly. It's location is superb for traveling to other local seaside tRead moreowns. It was very clean and well equipped.The beaches in Hayle are world class. Could be first class with some little attention to the small detail. Hide

Reviewed by Kate 25th October 2019

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Location wise this property is great for access to the Lizard, St Ives, Penzance and Falmouth making it easy to explore the area. Hayle is 10 mins away with plenty of amenities and a lovely beach. The owners are welcoming and friendly and the games room and hot tub was invaluable during our stay as the weather was atrocious. Despite this we had an Read moreenjoyable holiday at Riviere House. Hide

Reviewed by Mandy 12th October 2019

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We all loved our stay here. With a great games room it didn't matter had a few rainy days. The woodburner was great in the evenings and the bbq was supe

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