Cool, compact and conveniently located on one of Cornwall's most popular coves. This snug property has an open-plan lounge and kitchen, with just one bedroom upstairs. The interior is strewn with vintage "Love" cushions and a large, monochrome print of Brigitte Bardot that together create a beachy, bohemian feel.
Blue Moon, 5 Porthmeor Rd, St Ives TR26 (020-8740 3097; beachspoke.com). Weekly, £480. Sleeps 2.