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Penlowen an eco holiday let

the view from the living room
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36 reviews
the view from the living room
dining room
living room window
front door
living room
woodburner lit
downstairs bedroom
organic towels
shower room
back garden
outdoor dining
Talland Bay
Cove nearby
Kayaking in Fowey
Eden Project
Water sports at Siblyback Lake
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2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Polperro, Cornwall, England
Penlowen (run by myself, a marine biologist and my musician husband) provides affordable eco-friendly holiday accommodation for people who wish to enjoy Cornwall's coastline and gorgeous oldy-worldy village of Polperro. The recently renovated, boutique style living accommodation is light airy with sea views, new beds, quality bed linen, fresh flowers and a locally sourced cream tea on arrival. We provide organic towels and eco friendly organic and fairly traded products and we can provide organic vegetable boxes (subject to order). We have wonderful views of the coastline and through the large patio door in the upstairs living room you can enjoy watching the changes and moods of the water all day long. Unlike most properties in the village, who are unable to offer parking outside the properties, Penlowen is easily accessible by... Read more
Listing #HL200378
About the Owner
The O
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Penlowen is ideally situated for a holiday in SE Cornwall. Polperro is accessible by foot - a ten-minute walk down a steep hill or twenty minutes on the more circuitous coastal path. There is also a bus which stops outside the door, going to Polruan...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a wonderful place! Stylish, clean, lots of nice little touches, a great location and a wonderful view. Equipped with everything you need for a lovely stay and the scones, jam and clotted cream that Sue provided when we arrived were superb. Sue is a...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The only way to accurately describe this place is heaven on earth! The house is sparkling clean, beautifully furnished and boasts of every amenity one could want - especially if you are traveling with a baby or small children! The little touches like the fairy...More

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  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (5)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Playground
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Staffed Property
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
The living area is light and airy and includes a dining area and a large window with views out to sea. There is a variety of books and games, SKY TV. There is a stylish wood burner for those cosy nights in.
Upstairs Loo.
The kitchen is well equipped with a Belfast sink and a small table. A highchair is available.
The main bedroom is light and airy with a kingsized bed

The bedroom two single beds with one being a Linea pull out trundle bed. There is also a travel cot available.
The downstairs shower room is newly renovated and has a shower, loo and sink. There is also a baby bath available
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Half bath
    1 Shower
    1 Queen
    1 Crib
    3 Twins
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Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
14 Jul 2018 -
25 Aug 2018
school holidays
4 nights
26 Aug 2018 -
31 Aug 2018
7 nights --
1 Sep 2018 -
29 Sep 2018
end of summer
3 nights
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to New Zealand Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
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About the neighbourhood
Situated on the spectacular South Cornwall Coast in a largely unspoilt area of the South West, Penlowen is an ideal location to access the coastal path and an abundance of coves and beaches. The closest beach is Talland Bay, just a short walk away. The cove is steeped in history and, in the past, was frequently used by smugglers. The unspoilt cove remains a hidden treasure, and is ideal for snorkeling, swimming or relaxing on the beach. The beach cafe also hires kayaks and provides a selection of home-baked food.

After a ten minute walk down the hill you will reach the historic and picturesque village of Polperro. The quaint fishing village has narrow streets and whitewashed cottages. There are plenty of coffee houses, restaurants and pubs where you can sample the local fish and...
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Plymouth: 30.0 km
Railway: Looe: 5.0 km
Ferry: Plymouth: 30.0 km
Bus or train to Looe
From Looe bus or taxi
Car hire Enterprise Rent a car serve Looe
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.5 km.
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