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You cannot get much picture-postcard-prettier than Penhaligon's. This dreamy thatched cottage is tucked away in leafy seclusion down a narrow track near Porth Farm House and Porth Barn. Surely the ultimate romantic hideaway, you could happily spend your holiday without setting foot beyond the privacy of the old cottage and its little garden.
The delights of Towan Beach are just five minutes walk from the cottage and a perfect place to relax. The combination of cliffs, creeks, estuaries, headlands, woods and beaches linked by many miles of footpath, gives a fantastic variety of walking routes. Pick your route to suit your mood, as well as the weather! For a slower pace visit St Anthony Head and enjoy the spectacular views of St Mawes, Falmouth and the Carrick Roads and everything else the Roseland peninsula has to offer.
Close by is the village of Portscatho; during the 18th and 19th Centuries it was an ideal base for the pilchard fleets, it’s still a fishing port today but on a much smaller scale. Here you will find several shops, restaurants and pubs along with art galleries.
Children: There is a rough path and uneven steps to this cottage with a drop to one side making it unsuitable for young children.
Heating: Night storage heating and convector heating included.
Parking: There is a parking space along the track a short distance from the cottage.
Garden – There is a picnic table in the garden. The garden is grassy with a patio area and surrounded by woodland.
Accessibility: Please note that there is a rough path and uneven steps to this cottage with a drop to one side making it unsuitable for young children and guests with impaired mobility.
Utilities/Electricals: The washing machine and tumble dryer are a combined washer/dryer.
Telephone: There is no mobile telephone signal at this holiday cottage. The nearest pay phone is in Gerrans village 2 miles away.
Logs/Charcoal: Environmentally friendly briquettes can be purchased at the time of booking or whilst at the cottages for use on the fire.
Offers: Guests will benefit from a late Sunday checkout of 4pm at this cottage.
Cornwall may be steeped in Celtic history yet it also offers the uncomplicated joy of a day spent by the sea. From the picture-box charms of the villages and towns of St Ives, Polzeath and Port Isaac to the raw natural beauty of the coast, one trip to this part of the world is often just the start of many more. Remember to pack some good walking boots and you will be set for life!