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Captains Reach

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Excellent 5/5 Score from 8 reviews

This is a view from outside the house we look forward to seeing you soon.

Townhouse | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

A former Victorian townhouse overlooking the harbour, Captain's Reach is an impressive property with high ceilings and many original features throughout its large rooms, offering luxury accommodation at an affordable price. The property is split over two floors, with three bedrooms, including a private den room with ensuite bathroom, a fully fitted kitchen with gas range cooker, and a sea facing living room with a log burner.

The house itself is an old Captains house built so that Captains of sailing vessels could view their ships in the harbour. As such, the property has commanding views over the entire Falmouth harbour, including unobstructed views of the Roseland Peninsula and both Pendennis and St Mawes' Castles.

We are five minutes walk away from the town centre and harbour, and within a fifteen minute stroll to the nearby beaches and gardens. You could park the car and not use it again for the week!

Size Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms
Nearest beach Gyllyngvase Beach 2 km
Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car not necessary
Nearest Amenities 200 m
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Newquay 40 km, Nearest railway: Falmouth 1 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, Internet access, DVD player, Staffed property, Sea view
General Central heating, TV, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites
Furniture Single beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Private garden, BBQ

The Cornwall region


Falmouth itself has multiple restaurants that cater to a high quality and cover almost all types of cuisine, and there is plenty to do for those without a car including the National Maritime Museum Cornwall, several eclectic art galleries, a vibrant live music scene, and several good pubs (including a quiet one just two doors away!).

For those with transport, Falmouth's sheltered South coast location, means that it gets the best of the weather without the cutting winds that sometimes blight the North coast. That said, it is within easy reach of the main Cornish attractions including Newquay, the Eden Project, and Lands End, and there are several award winning gardens nearby including Trebah, Heligan, and the Trelissick Gardens. For those who like history, Pendennis Castle in Falmouth is worth exploring, and was one of the last Royalist castles to fall during the English Civil War, or alternatively the smaller St Mawes' Castle across the bay.

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Review 1-8 of 8

4 Jul 2014


"central, comfortable location with pretty views of bay"

Travelled with wife and 12 and 10 year old children. Property was very well presented with comfortable furnishings and lots of space for privacy when required. Lovely kitchen with plenty of equipmen… More

24 May 2014


"Immaculate apartment, spacious and comfortable"

We had a wonderful stay at Captain's Reach. The place is spacious and feels like a home from home. Its decor and facilities make it wonderfully comfortable. Fresh flowers and home baked scones ad… More

Thank you so much for your lovely feedback. We will look into the possibilty of installing a dishwasher and we look forward to welcoming you all back very soon.

9 May 2014


"Brilliant place to rent."

The house is beautifully furnished and has everything you could possibly need. Gaye and Jeremy have obviously put in a lot of thought to make it truly a 'home-from-home'. The kitchen is lov… More

Thank you for your feed-back it is very much appreciated and we look forward to seeing you all again very soon.

19 Dec 2013


"Amazing stay, absolutely perfect."

We travelled as a group of four to Falmouth near the end of September for a week.We arrived later than expected but was still given a very warm welcome by Gaye, So sweet to have Cornish scones with cl… More

Thank you for the lovely feedback and we look forward to welcoming you to stay again soon!

9 Sep 2013


"Great house, great location!! Look forward to returning"

A lovely 3 bedroom, 2 shower room holiday home in a great location for Falmouth. A 5 minute walk takes you into the heart of Falmouth, with it's lovely shops and restaurant. The walk up is up ste… More

Thank you for your feedback. We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to seeing you and your family again soon.

22 Aug 2013


"Home From Home But With A View"

Fantastic Victorian property which is finished to a very high standard with all of the amenities of home and more.We were made to feel at home as soon as we arrived with a Cornish Tea provided as a we… More

Thank you for your wonderful review and we are glad you enjoyed your time in Falmouth. Looking forward to seeing you and your family again.

24 Jul 2013


"Lovely, simply stunning, whole heartedly recommend"

We (2 adults and 2 children) spent a very, very happy week in this lovely place - so well appointed and fantastic attention to detail. Spectacular views of the sunrise over the harbour and so central … More

Thank you for your lovely review. So Glad you enjoyed your stay with us and we are looking forward to seeing you again soon!

19 Jul 2013


"Perfect vacation rental property"

We spent a week in the property and really could not fault it. The standard of decoration and quality of equipment was much more than expected. We didn't use half of what was there : bbq, games… More

Thanks for the great feedback. Looking forward to seeing you again.

Review 1-8 of 8

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Calendar last updated:26 Jan 2015

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