Located right above Porthleven beach, Blue Horizon is a charming reverse level cottage with fabulous uninterrupted views across Mount's Bay stretching from The Lizard Peninsula to Land's End. As you enter this tastefully decorated cottage you will find the dual aspect master bedroom with superking bed. There is a second bedroom on this ground floor with a single bed and both bedrooms have sea views. A luxurious bathroom is also on this floor with a bath with shower over.
Stairs lead up from the hallway into a light and bright open plan living area. Here there is comfy seating, a Smart TV and dual aspect windows overlooking the sea and beach below. The dining area benefits from a large dining table next to a picture window, again overlooking the sea, enabling you to dine with those breathtaking sea views. This newly fitted kitchen boasts white high gloss units with granite worktops and built in appliances. Features such as travertine flooring and the latest high tech infrared heating are also beautiful new additions to this fabulous holiday home.
Blue Horizon is located within walking distance of the traditional yet vibrant fishing village of Porthleven which offers an array of shops, galleries, pubs and top class restaurants. The Beach is literally a stone's throw from the cottage and it is right on the Southwest Coastal Path, less than a mile walk from Loe Bar. The market town of Helston is just two miles away, with both Penzance and Falmouth just a half an hour drive away.
Note: Blue Horizon has its own parking bay just a two minute walk away, however this needs to be arranged at time of booking for an additional fee of £40.
Bedroom 1: Super kingsize bed (6') fantastic sea views.
Bedroom 2: Single bed (3'), chest of drawers, fantastic sea views.
Bathroom: Bath with thermostatic shower over, basin, WC.
Lounge/Kitchen/Diner: Smart TV with Sky Q, breathtaking sea views, electric oven, ceramic hob, microwave, fridge, dishwasher, washing machine.
OUTSIDE & PARKING: No outside space but there are steps down to the beach next to the property. Blue Horizon has its own parking bay just a two minute walk away, however this needs to be arranged at time of booking for an additional fee of £40.
Changeover Day: Friday - arrival 4:00pm - departure 10:00am.
Pets Welcome: Maximum 2; £25 per pet per week.
Power and Heat: Electricity and heating included in the rent. Infrared heating.
Bedding and Linen: Bed linen and towels provided, please bring your own beach towels.
Baby Equipment: None provided.
Beach: 0.1 ml. Pub: 0.1 ml.
NOTES: No smoking. Sorry, no children under the age of 10. WiFi provided. Mobile phone reception varies.
- Friday changeover
- Sleeps 3
- 2 Bedrooms
- 2 Pets allowed
- WiFi internet
- Private parking
- 1 Bathroom
- 1 Toilet
- Ground floor toilet
- Ground floor bedroom
- 0.1 Mile from a beach
- 0.1 Mile from a pub
- 0.3 Mile from a shop
- No smoking
- Sky TV
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.
We enjoyed our stay very much and have booked again for June. Also have reservation at a larger property in Sept,Mrs Karen Ellis - 4th March 2020
What can we say staff and property was fabulous darling 10/10 Mrs Patricia Jackson - 17th October 2019
A very clean property with some of the best views in Porthleven. We'll hopefully book up and be back next year..... Mr Alan Leishman - 18th September 2019
It was a lovely cottage in an amazing location. Well appointed and would thoroughly recommend it. We will be looking to book again!Mrs Rita Harnett - 15th August 2019
Great location and well presented.Mrs Sally Richards - 18th July 2019
We have used Above Beach Cottages twice now and each time we found the team very helpful and friendly. We stayed in a beautifully clean and well equipped cottage with amazing views of sea and beach. Porthleven has plenty of character, places to eat and if you are really lucky you can see dolphins in the bay. We hope to booking again for next year.Mr Alexander Peters - 13th June 2019
Love everything about the place.Jacqueline Reid - 9th May 2019
The cottage is very well positioned for views, distance to the harbour and proximity to eating places. We’ve stayed twice and hopefully will do so again.Mrs Catherine Coyle - 25th April 2019
Great position right on the sea front and a well equipped cottage. We hope to visit again next year.Mr Bernard Giles - 18th April 2019
Just returned are having a lovely holiday at Blue Horizon in Porthleven. The cottage is superbly sited right on the waters edge a short stroll from the town. The cottage was immaculate, well equipped and extremely clean - a home from home! Thoroughly recommendedMr Giles - St Agnes - 16th April 2019
Beautifully equipped, upside down cottage which took full advantage of being on the edge of the sea. Easy to book online and no problems. Mrs Karen Robbins - 6th April 2019
We have rented properties in Porthleven for the last 4 years and many times throughout Cornwall, Blue Horizon is definitely our favourite and we’ll be back!Miss J Ablett - 7th February 2019
It was wonderful and we hope to come again next year!Mrs Marjie Walker - 19th November 2018
Fantastic views and a lovely, comfortable place to stay - look forward to coming back!Graham and Julie - 7th September 2018
It's a lovely comfortable place to stay with excellent views.Jacqueline Reid - 22nd April 2018
Blue Horizon was very well located, seconds from the beach, minutes from the town and with magnificent views. Lovely welcome pack for both us and our dog.Mr Raymond Collins - 2nd April 2018
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