Located in Porthleven's most famous row of Grade 2 listed Edwardian houses situated above the harbour with spectacular views across the inner and outer harbour and out to sea. 7 Bay View has been in the same family for more than 45 years and is a much loved holiday home comprising 3 bedrooms: 1 double, 1 twin and 1 single. There is a family bathroom with bath and shower over and a separate WC. Downstairs there is a large living room with through dining area and a separate kitchen. The property enjoys spectacular views over the harbour and out to sea. Outside there is a terrace with a table and chairs, overlooking the harbour and the bustling town of Porthleven.
Lounge: Smart freeview play TV with separate DVD player. Fantastic sea views, electric coal effect fire.
Dining Area: dining table, Welsh dresser and original iglenook fireplace with electric fire.
Kitchen: Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washer/dryer.
Bedroom 1: Double bed (5'), chest of drawers, bedside drawers and unrivalled harbour views.
Bedroom 2: Twin beds (3'), chest of drawers, bedside table.
Bedroom 3: Single bed (3'), chest of drawers, fabulous harbour views.
Landing: Chest of drawers and wardrobe space
Bathroom: Bath with electric shower over, basin.
WC: Separate WC.
GARDEN AND PARKING:
Enclosed courtyard with plants.
Patio to the front with table and chairs and fabulous sea and harbour views.
Changeover Day: Saturday - arrival 4:00pm - departure 10:00am.
Pets Welcome: Up to 2 dogs are welcome.
Heating: Electricity and heating included in the rent.
Bedding and Linen: Bed linen and towels provided, please bring your own beach towels.
Baby Equipment: Travel cot and high chair provided, please order in advance.
Shop: 0.2 ml Pub: 0.2 ml.
NOTES: No smoking. WiFi provided. Mobile reception varies.
- Saturday changeover
- Sleeps 5
- 3 Bedrooms
- 1 Bathroom
- 2 Pets allowed
- WiFi internet
- 1 Toilet
- Patio/garden furniture
- 0.1 Mile from a beach
- 0.1 Mile from a pub
- 0.1 Mile from a shop
- Highchair available
- Travel cot available
- Tumble dryer
- Washing machine
- No smoking
Set on the west coast of the spectacular Lizard Peninsula, the little harbour town of Porthleven is the quintessential Cornish fishing port. Centred around the harbour, it boasts an array of cafés, restaurants and galleries and exudes a chilled, relaxed atmosphere. Porthleven is the most southerly working port in the UK, with fishing boats operating out of the harbour. This makes the town a great spot to enjoy some delicious seafood, straight from the fishing boats to the restaurants, it couldn’t be fresher!
Porthleven beach can be accessed from the town itself and provides a long expanse of sand which is separated into segments by several rocky outcrops. While away the glorious summer days relaxing on the beach with a locally made ice cream in hand!
Situated part way along a huge sweeping bay, it faces the Atlantic Ocean and is often on the receiving end of some mighty winter storms! A fabulous destination for a winter break; marvel at the awe-inspiring waves pounding the harbour walls from the cosy safety of the local pub!
The surrounding area doesn’t disappoint either; located in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the views from every cove or clifftop are picture-perfect. Travel north-west and you’ll reach Marazion, home of St Michael’s Mount – an absolute ‘must’. South takes you to the tip of the Lizard Peninsula, Lizard Point, one of Cornwall’s most iconic spots.
You won’t tire of the walks and stunning scenery, but if you fancy a day out, try the Seal Sanctuary, Flambards or Trebah Gardens. Or, go a little further afield and you can explore Penzance, Land’s End and St Ives.
This is our 4th stay (I think!) in this property and we love it. Warm, cosy and homely. Excellent location and we are very grateful they take our dogs. Porthleven is our go to place for UK holidays now and we very much hope to come back next year . We recommend it to everyone! Porthleven has become our favourite UK holiday destination. With the dogs it can be hard to find suitable holidays, but Porthleven has it all, dog friendly beaches, pubs, restaurants and fantastic walking . No need to get in your car again all week! Above Beach Cottages have always been extremely helpful when we have tried to find accommodation and we cannot fault them . Just saving up to book next year now! Mrs M Booth - 18th September 2018
Just a short break, but a fantastic one! Beautiful location. We will definitely be back for longer next time!The Kelly family - 24th October 2015
Such a lovely house in such a lovely spot! We had dolphins in the bay splashing around!The Watkin family, Somerset - 30th December 2014
What a lovely place for a holiday! We hardly moved off the terrace. What great views. House was well equipped, immaculately clean and loved lying in bed listening to the waves. Have booked for April!Rob & Debbie, Edinburgh - 20th September 2014
Thankyou for a beautiful place to stay! Gorgeous terrace and amazing views. Will definitely be back.The Toms family, Kent - 5th July 2014
Returned from break at house yesterday. It is the third year we have spent half term at Bayview and we never tire of it. The location is superb, the house clean comfortable and has all we need. We love Porthleven and even the weather was reasonably good! Looking forward to returning next February, all being well.Ruth Jenkins
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