On the edge of Falmouth, 5 minutes' walk from Swanpool beach, 7 minutes' walk from Gyllyngvase beach by cliff path and close to the Coast Path, a comfortable, private apartment on the first floor of a private detached house. Panoramic sea views across gardens to Swanpool Bay and St Anthony's Head (Nat. Trust). You have your own pretty terraced garden (table/chairs, loungers, gas barbecue). External steps (16) up to your porch. Good-sized hall (washer-drier) for coats/boots/beach paraphernalia. Living/dining room (TV/DVD, iPod dock) with picture window (binoculars provided) for those lovely views. Small galley kitchen (dishwasher, microwave, fridge, electric cooker). Two bedrooms - a double (5' bed) with view over the garden, and a twin looking out to sea. Bathroom (suite, shower over bath). The friendly owners live unobtrusively in the main house and are delighted to advise on fares, days out etc. when requested. Golf nearby. Professional catering available, by arrangement. A wonderfully private apartment, superbly situated for town and beach.
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 on one level. Two bedrooms: 1 x king-size double, 1 x twin with sea view. Sitting room with picture window and dining area. Galley kitchen. Bathroom with bath, shower over, 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: