Just 400 yards from the sandy cove of Swanpool beach and a mile from Falmouth via the Coast Path, a spacious and stylish, private apartment adjoining a detached house close to Swanpool lake and nature reserve (excellent birdwatching). Large, peaceful, enclosed patio (table/chairs, loungers, barbecue) for alfresco dining. Seasonal use of the friendly owner's unheated outdoor swimming pool available, by arrangement.
Exterior steps (12) up from parking bay to patio. French windows into open-plan living/dining/well-equipped kitchen (dishwasher, washing machine, microwave, fridge, gas hob/electric oven) with big triple-aspect windows, woodburner, TV/DVD, iPod dock and sofa bed (for alternative sleeping). Shower-room (suite). Two steps down to bedroom (TV) with a double and a single (additional z-bed available, by arrangement). Sleeps maximum of 3 adults. A secluded apartment just moments from the beach and Coast Path and superbly located for birdwatching, kayaking, golf and visiting Falmouth town centre.
Falmouth: large town, port and resort, beside one of the world's most beautiful natural harbours, Carrick Roads - the heart of wooded-creek Cornwall. Brilliant place for sailing/boating, beaches, sightseeing or garden-visiting (Glendurgan, Trebah). Sheltered sandy and rock pool beaches, yachts/boats (ferries, creek cruises), Nat. Maritime Museum, small shops, galleries, restaurants. Golf, tennis. Port Navas, 5 miles.
All ground floor. One family bedroom with double and single beds, (additional z-bed available, by arrangement). Open-plan living area with big triple-aspect windows. Sitting area with sofa bed (for alternative sleeping), and wood burning stove, well-equipped kitchen and dining area. Shower-room with shower, basin and WC.
FALMOUTH Mabe 3 miles; Penryn 2 miles; Truro 11 miles. Falmouth, with its magnificent natural harbour (the third largest in the world), winding streets and beaches, will keep you occupied for hours. The town's old harbour-side pubs, excellent shopping, art gallery and stunning National Maritime Museum simply complete the picture. Pendennis Castle, built by Henry VIII, is Falmouth's most popular attraction, sited on its own peninsula with superb panoramic sea views. Across from Falmouth harbour is the beautiful town of St Mawes, surrounded by the rocky coves, sandy beaches and lush green countryside of the Roseland Peninsula. Go there by car (15 miles) or take the passenger ferry from Falmouth (15 minutes). For nature lovers there is the Swanpool Nature Reserve, a lagoon and site of special scientific interest teeming with a variety of wildlife. Falmouth offers such a rich variety of landscape and attractions for people of all ages, it is sure to tempt you back time and again.
This property offers the following short breaks: