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A Cemetary with a view

This oasis overlooking the famous surf beach Porthmeor, give time for reflection, there are seats... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2017
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Butterfly Haven

I was drawn to look at the cemetery as there are often interesting old stones to look at in these... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2017
Jan W
Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 19 July 2017

This oasis overlooking the famous surf beach Porthmeor, give time for reflection, there are seats where one can sit and look out over the sea, or wander around this lovely cemetary one can find interesting graves of many local people

Thank Diddy12013
Reviewed 17 July 2017

I was drawn to look at the cemetery as there are often interesting old stones to look at in these places. What I was not expecting was the number of amazing butterflies around the place. It is a little nature reserve - lovely

Thank Jan W
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Our room at West by Five B&B overlooked the cemetery so I decided to walk round one afternoon. Built on a hillside overlooking the sea it's a pleasant last resting place. There are some very old gravestones, some quite ornate. Unusually, the stones mostly face...More

Thank PaulAndJoy167
Reviewed 14 May 2017

This is worth a look around if you are nearby. Lots of war heroes laid to rest here and whilst you are looking there are tremendous views out to sea.

Thank dougall45
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Not sure this should be labelled as a tourist attraction - it is a cemetery where people are still being buried. But it is in the most fabulous location with wonderful views.

Thank PEMtheDane
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Walked through this lovely Cemetery on the way to Clodgy View Terrace, this is a very old Cemetery and although on a steep slope it is built on terraces, making it easier to walk around. A wonderful view from every aspect in this Cemetery, well...More

Thank Diddy12013
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Wow! What a location for your final resting place. Up high in a cliff overlooking the beautiful white sands and turquoise seas. I don't think it is possible to find a better cemetery view

Thank Kelly W
Reviewed 3 November 2016

we went on shanty babas ghost walk and ended up here in the dark!interesting walk and tales of st ives

1  Thank littletregaddick
Reviewed 23 September 2016

If you've got to go, this is as good a place to rest you head, shame you wouldn't see the fabulous views! great to wander around and read some of the wonderful headstone.

1  Thank sueconvey
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Located at the top of Barnoon Hill this old cemetery has some head stones dating back to the mid 18th Century. Some detail the marine history of St. Ives by " lost at sea" and "a maritimer ". The graveyard itself is like many in...More

Thank Challenger01
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