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How to find the Old Vicarage, St. Ives.

By Road.

  • Easy route (and quicker in summer):
    Leave the A30 for St. Ives, follow the brown signs for the Tate Gallery, turn left after the Leach Pottery into Parc-an-Creet, drive up the hill and we are on the left.
  • Scenic/Town route: Take the A30 west through Cornwall to the Lelant roundabout, just west of Hayle
  • Take the right-hand lane and second exit for St.Ives (A3074)
  • Drive straight ahead at the next two roundabouts
  • Driving into St. Ives, you will pass the Bus Station on your right. Continue around and down Tregenna Hill; at the bottom turn sharp left into Gabriel Street (B3306) signposted 'Through Traffic'
  • Passing the Royal Cinema on the left, continue up the hill past two mini-roundabouts
  • Shortly after the second mini-roundabout turn right into Parc-an-Creet
  • Continue up Parc-an-Creet for approx. 200 yards, the entrance to the Old Vicarage is on the left and we have plenty of free parking.

By Train.

  • Take a mainline train for Penzance which stops at St. Erth.
  • Change at St. Erth for St. Ives, this branchline is one of the most scenic in the UK.
  • At St. Ives station there are ample cheap taxis and buses to the hotel, but do call us if you have any difficulty.
  • Alternate route - go direct to Penzance, a taxi from there costs approx. 12.

By Coach/Bus.

  • National Express coaches come direct to St. Ives and arrive at the Malakoff bus station.
  • There are ample cheap taxis and buses available on arrival, but do call us if you have any difficulty.

By GPS / SatNav

Please note many Satellite Navigation systems will tell you have arrived when only half way up Parc-an-Creet. Please continue to the top of the road where you will see our sign.

OS X150683
OS Y40076
LatitudeN50:12:29 ( 50.208054 )
LongitudeW5:29:44 ( -5.495546 )
LandRanger SW506400

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