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Bay Bistro

St Ives Bay Holiday Park > Food & Drink > Bay Bistro

The Bay bistro at St Ives bay offers freshly prepared meals and takeaways, from locally sourced ingredients wherever possible. It is independently run from the Conservatory which is adjacent to the Bar and pool in the Sands complex. The Bistro is open from breakfast through till 9.30PM in peak weeks. Opening hours will vary in shoulder and off season but are advertised in the building and usually in the office. When the bar is closed Alcohol is available from the Bistro within normal licencing hours. The Bistro has its own facebook following if you want to check it out!

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Just returned today after a lovely week. Fantastic location. Friendly staff, clean and tidy site and the food in the bistro was excellent. Looking forward to our next visit

- Debbie Burnitt

Have been to this site several times now it is brilliant everything you need is on this site. But on your doorstep there are supermarkets shops pubs etc.There is a wonderful beach 5 minutes away great for surfing or body boarding canoeing. On site there is a lovely pub, an entertainment centre with something for everyone. Don’t forget there is a bistro with a wide range of food and a reasonable prices. All in all a perfect place for a perfect Holiday.

- Paul Jennings

Bistro is located in the conservatory at the seaward end of the park. Food is reasonably priced with good variety.

- C T Harvey

We stayed in our motorhome for a week on a fully serviced pitch. The pitch was a very good size, level and not far from the shower block. Unfortunately the fully serviced pitches do not have sea views. We love this site, and first started coming here 25 yr ago, but have not been able to visit for a number of years since they stopped taking dogs, so it was so good to get back. The park is not manicured but nestles amongst Hayle Towans in a natural way. The view of the whole bay from Godfrey lighthouse to St Ives is spectacular. 10 stars for that. On the seaward end of the park is a complex that houses a swimming pool, a very reasonable priced bistro and an adult only pub. Families are catered for in the conservatory attached to the pub. The pub doesn’t open in the day which is a shame, as it’s a great place to sit on the terrace outside and watch the sea, but you can get a drink or a coffee, from the bistro. I must say it’s not that well stocked as they had run out of a lot of drinks by the Wednesday. The walk to the beach is very steep, I cannot do it anymore but my husband managed it. The club nearer the entrance to the park is ok, if you like bingo!!! We did see a band called Rocket men, after bingo of course, they were brilliant. The prices are not extortionate, which makes a change as most of these parks take advantage of holiday makers. The only drawback to this park is if you are camping you have to vacate by 9am on day of departure. This is very early and many campers in tents were forced to leave the night before. One family I spoke to were very disappointed with that as it meant cutting their holiday short, hence 4 stars and not 5. All in all a very good park for a quiet peaceful holiday. ( Review left on tripadvisor)

- Anthony S

Stayed here for May half term with my husband and two daughters (aged 10 & 8). We had an A6 chalet as that was the only accommodation left available when we tried to book and we are so glad we got this!
The chalet was huge!
My girls had a room each bigger than they have at home and we had a good sized double room.
The lounge was spacious with a comfortable corner sofa, TV with free view and a dining table. There were large patio doors leading out on to grassy area just shared with the chalet next door.
The kitchen was a good size also, with a modern cooker and microwave and oceans of cupboard space! Only suggestion is that it would have been useful to have had a toaster.
The site itself is just perfect for a laid back, peaceful retreat. There are numerous play parks spread around the parks for the children, as well as a tennis court and pitch and putt.
This is also the perfect base for those who like cycling. My husband is a keen mountain biker and spent many hours exploring the coastal paths and sand dunes – only occasionally finding himself a bit off course and on the beach!! Although we took our own bikes there are many places locally that hire bikes at a low cost.
One of the best aspects of this site is that they are not money grabbing as you see with some of the chains I.e haven, park resorts. There are no ‘camp characters’ that they have soft toys/merchandise of that they constantly advertise and market to the children – limiting the amount of pestering to buy things!
There are two little arcades which just have low cost machines for the children and even have little tuck shop so they can get some cheap goodies for 10, 20 or 30p with their pocket money – much cheaper than the shop! The two main bars are only open in the evening, although the Bay Bistro which serves food from morning til night has a limited amount of wines, cans and bottles if you fancy an afternoon tipple!
The pathways to get to the beach are a little challenging but it is so worth it, one of the most beautiful places I’ve ever been, including abroad, definitely worth the walk. I have mobility issues but just about managed to get up and down- the path by the Bay Bistro was easiest for me. I think my will to see the beach was too strong to let my disability get in the way!
I have to say though, our favourite part of the whole holiday was being able to sit outside the Sands Bar/Bay Bistro in the evenings watching the sun set over the ocean, with a view stretching from St Ives one end to Godrevy Lighthouse the other, the colours in the sky providing a different backdrop every night – just magical.
Altogether an unforgettable experience and we can’t wait to go back again!

- Sarah Jenkins

I have been coming to this holiday park regularly since I was a child with my family. Now 24 and still a regular visitor with my boyfriend. It brings back a lot of memories and is such a great relaxing holiday park. We always stay in the A2 Chalets they are so homely and cosy. The staff are friendly and helpful. The only thing I could possibly fault is that the mattresses are very springy and quite uncomfortable. Bay bistro is a great place to eat, the burgers are good and they give you so many chips to go with it, great portions. We stayed here in the middle of may earlier in the year to usual as we normally come in July. It was a shame the club was closed as we normally love playing some bingo (we’ve won a good few times!) I love coming to St Ives Bay it’s definitely the best holiday park in Cornwall. We’ll be back next year I’m sure! ( Review left on tripadviser)

- Tripadvisor member

we booked a 3 bed chalet and was very pleasantly surprised how big it was, it had everything you need if you wanted to cook your own meals which I don’t lol indoor pool was heated and big they also have a snack bar that does lovely snacks very reasonably priced they also serve meals at night the entertainment room was big and had entertainment every night also a childrens entertainer there is a big shop next to reception that sells a good range of things the staff we found to be very friendly  ( Review left on tripadvisor)

- Bev D

Second time of visiting & absolutely fantastic once again. Accommodation brilliant & clean – like home from home. All staff very pleasant & friendly. Food in the bistro was top notch. Swimming pool was great for the kids. Loved our holiday here from start to finish especially the beautiful view from our chalet.  ( Review left on tripadvisor)

- Lisa E

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