This cosy traditional fisherman's cottage is full of charm and situated close to the heart of the village, within easy walking distance of the many restaurants, cafés and shops that Porthleven has to offer. With accommodation over three levels, traditionally furnished and well-equipped, Periwinkle Cottage is ideal for those on a tighter budget.
The cosy beamed sitting room has a log burner, TV and DVD player. A small flight of stairs lead down to to the kitchen/breakfast room with washing machine, separate fridge/freezer, dishwasher, microwave and electric cooker. The newly refurbished family bathroom has separate bath and shower, basin, wc.
Stairs also lead up from the sitting room to the master bedroom with king-sized bed and second bedroom with adult-sized 3ft bunk beds.
Kitchen/Dining Room: Electric cooker, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, washing machine.
Bathroom: Bath, separate electric shower, basin, wc.
Living Room: Freeview TV, DVD player, music system, woodburner.
Bedroom 1: King-size bed (5’), bedside units, wardrobe, chest of drawers.
Bedroom 2: Bunk beds (3'), chest of drawers.
GARDEN AND PARKING:
Covered dining area with garden furniture. Additional paved seating area. No parking at the property but on-street parking and public car parking facilities close by.
Changeover Day: Saturday - arrival 4:00pm - departure 10:00am.
Power and Heat: Electricity included in the rent. Night storage heating, woodburner in living room.
Bedding and Linen: Bed linen provided. Please bring your own towels and tea towels.
Baby Equipment: Not provided, please bring your own.
Shop: 0.1 ml. Pub: 0.1 ml.
NOTES: No smoking. No Pets. No WiFi available. Mobile phone coverage varies. Please note that this cottage may not be suited to children or people with limited mobility due to two flights of steep stairs.
- Saturday changeover
- Sleeps 4
- 2 Bedrooms
- Open fire or woodburner
- Enclosed garden or courtyard
- 1 Bathroom
- 1 Toilet
- 0.5 Mile from a beach
- 0.5 Mile from a pub
- 0.5 Mile from a shop
- 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.
Cottage had nice character and Porthleven is a great place to stay. Arranging the booking easy and was called back swiftly after I left a voice mail enquiry.mr Krish Purbhoo - 6th September 2019
Nice property and well located.Ms Mackenzie - 22nd October 2018
Lovely cottage with nice and helpful neighbours.Marion - 23rd September 2018
Lovely cottage with lots of character.Miss Russell - 5th September 2018
Thank you very much we have had a lovely time at Periwinkle Cottage. Very impressed with the cottage with everything provided and very lovely neighbours!Nicki - 1st September 2018
Service was excellent.Mrs Hodgson - 1st April 2018
Lovely cottage with a lovely homely feel. Loved no WiFi but not sure teenagers agreed! Would come again. Thank you.The Regs - 5th August 2016
Periwinkle Cottage is a lovely, cosy Cornish cottage. Thanks for a really great holiday.Mrs Booth - 17th July 2015
Well equipped cottage - very cosy. We can recommend walking along the coastal path to Loe Beach and to the Halzephron Inn for lunch.Mr Rose - 16th August 2014
A lovely stay, cosy cottage, happy memories made!Mr White - 21st August 2004
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