Public Conveniences


The town council works hard within its budget limitations to provide good quality, clean toilets across the town. Some are open throughout the year except Christmas Day, while some are only open during the summer season and other holidays. The toilets are usually open from dawn-to-dusk.

Public conveniences in St Ives, run by the town council:

West Pier (next to the Lifeboat Station) Open all year
Dove Street (town centre, near the library) Open all year
Smeaton’s Pier (Lighthouse Pier) Open all year
Porthminster (above Porthminster Beach) Open all year
St Ives Brewery (by the main car park above the town) Open all year
Sloop Car Park (behind the Sloop Inn) Open all year
Porthmeor Car Park (above Porthmeor Beach) Open all year
Porthgwidden (above Porthgwidden Beach) Seasonal

Toilets For The Disabled
These may be found at West Pier [RADAR key required], Porthminster, the Sloop Car Park , Porthmeor and Porthgwidden.