A former fisherman's beachfront cottage superbly furnished in a contemporary style with the emphasis on comfort and relaxation. This cottage benefits from three bedrooms on a reverse level setting providing spectacular views over the beach and across Mount's Bay. You will be able to access the beach in just a few steps and it is a short walk away from the harbour.
The cottage has a private parking space together with a balcony overlooking the beach below. There is also a spacious patio for al fresco dining which will seat six people.
Mariners has an open plan lounge and dining area with splendid sea views. The property is furnished to a very high standard with solid oak furniture and a comfortable sofa. The lounge area also has a television and DVD player. From here a glass door opens onto the private balcony. The open plan first floor also boasts a fully-equipped beech kitchen with granite worktops, built-in high level electric oven and hob, dishwasher, microwave and under counter fridge and separate freezer.
The ground floor master bedroom, having breathtaking views of Mount's Bay, is decorated in contemporary style with a king size bed, television and double doors which lead out onto the patio area. This master bedroom has a king-sized bed and benefits from having en suite shower room with wash basin, heated towel rail and wc. The second bedroom, again with sea views, also has double doors leading onto the patio. In this second bedroom you will find a single bed and day bed for relaxing and taking in the views. The third bedroom has twin beds and a stable door with side access to the patio area also. On this level you will also find the family bathroom with shower over bath, wash basin, heated towel rail and wc. This property also benefits from having a useful washing machine/tumble dryer.
Bedroom 1: King-size bed (5'), TV, sea views. En-Suite: Shower, basin, heated towel rail, wc.
Bedroom 2: Single bed (3'), day bed, sea views.
Bedroom 3: Twin beds (3’).
Bathroom: Shower over bath, basin, wc.
Utility: Washing machine, tumble dryer.
Lounge/Diner: TV, DVD player, comfortable seating, dining table and chairs, private balcony with sea views.
Kitchen: Built-in electric oven and hob, microwave, under-counter fridge and separate freezer, dishwasher.
GARDEN AND PARKING:
Small terrace and balcony with seating overlooking the beach below. There is a private parking space for one car.
Changeover Day: Friday – arrival 4:00pm – departure 10:00am.
Power and Heat: Electricity included in the rent. Central heating throughout.
Bedding and Linen: Bed linen provided, please bring your own bath, beach and tea towels.
Baby Equipment: Travel cot and highchair provided, please bring your own cot bedding.
Beach: 0.1 ml. Pub: 0.2 ml.
NOTES: No smoking. WiFi provided. Mobile phone reception varies. Please bring your own towels and tea towels.
- Friday changeover
- Sleeps 5
- 3 Bedrooms
- WiFi internet
- Private parking
- Open fire or woodburner
- 2 Bathrooms
- 2 Toilets
- Ground floor bath/shower room
- 0.1 Mile from a beach
- 0.2 Mile from a pub
- 0.4 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.
We had a wonderful time, the cottage is in a perfect location for walking and sightseeing in the wider area. The sound of the lapping waves is so relaxing. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay, thank you.Will, Lindsey and Josh - 30th August 2019
Had a lovely week in Porthleven. Our 5th visit to this beautiful place. Lovely weather and food once again. Rick Stein's for our 27th wedding anniversary, well worth a visit! We will miss the sea and the crashing waves.Galligans - 16th August 2019
We have had a fantastic week here in Porthleven. Highlights were swimming in the sea, the sound of the waves, eating lots of fresh fish from local fishmongers and Trelawney in Newlyn. Looking forward to a revisit.Pinnocks - 9th August 2019
We are new to Porthleven, what a Cornish gem! Mariners has been a superb location and very comfortable. We will miss the sound of the sea!Fisher family - 2nd August 2019
Another lovely stay at Mariners. We've been very lucky with the weather right up until the last morning! Lots of time on the balcony, on boats and on beaches this year.Elizabeth, Lizzy and Jon - 19th July 2019
The view from the main bedroom is amazing, could have stayed in bed all day.Mr Jonathan Hancock - 31st January 2019
Very clean, excellent location and viewMiss Linda Barlow - 3rd April 2018
Dolphins seen in the bay. Cottage spotlessly clean for our arrival and equipped to a high standard, hope to return same time next yearHelen, Matthew and Charlie, Dorest
Location, location, location, perfect. Sea views marvellous. The little touches in the cottage are superb, Most relaxing holiday.Gerald and Eleanor, Kent
Mariners has provided us with a wonderful comfortable home with amazing views for our first trip to Porthleven (hopefully not the last). All of the fixtures and fittings are of a high standard with everything we could need – the beds are particularly comfortable! We have had wonderful views of calm, crystal clear seas, pods of dolphins/porpoises, sunsets, storm clouds and slashing rain- but all have been memorable.Sarahm, Rob, Joe and Matt, Northants
Already booked for next year – can't wait!Denise and Paul, South Yorks
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