Apartment | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 2
Captains Rest has wide - ranging views across the Harbour to the Roseland peninsula from this superb 1st floor apartment. The balcony is accessed from the open plan living-room, and is spacious enough for a table and chairs so you can admire the views over breakfast, lunch or evening drinks. The modern lounge is tastefully furnished in solid oak with a leather sofa, footstool and a dining table with 2 chairs. The kitchen is fully equiped and is finished in a stylish high gloss ivory with stainless steel bar handles. The bedroom has a king size double bed and a range of oak furniture. There is a fully tiled & equipped bathroom. Situated on the first floor, this beautiful Apartment boasts quality throughout.
Shared Entrance hall.
Steps to First Floor, Spacious Entrance hall. Open plan living-room with kitchen and dining areas. Patio Doors to a glass faced balcony. Kitchen with Electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer compartment, Dishwasher and washing machine/drier. Also has a built in Wine Rack. Flat Screen LED TV with Built in DVD player. Bedroom with kingsize bed and a range of quality oak furniture. Bathroom with bath, fitted power shower, WC and wash-basin.
Facilities & Services
Inclusive Electricity. Heating – Full gas-fired CH, Duvets, Pillows, Bedding & Towels.
Would suit Solo travellers. No surcharges.
Private Parking Space for 1 car directly outside with Post Lock..
Apartment Key Safe.
Telephone Door Entry System
Balcony to Lounge.
High Quality Leather Sofa and Footstool.
Large Bay Window to Master Bedroom.
Solid Oak Furniture.
Fine Denby Crockery.
Luxury Bedding & Towels.
Luxury King Size Double Bed.
Flat Screen TV in the Lounge with Built in DVD Player.
Waterfront just a few minutes.
Gardens just a few minutes.
Town just a few minutes.
Prince of Wales Pier, less than 5 minutes.
Shops 2 minutes.
Pub 200 yds.
Public telephone 2 minutes.
Regret no children.
Regret no smoking.
Regret no pets.
Short Stays also Available 3 days minimum to 6 days.
|Size||Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Gyllyngvase 500 m|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||300 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Newquay 48 km, Nearest railway: Falmouth 500 m|
|Family friendly||Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Double beds (1), Dining seats for 2, Lounge seats for 2|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace|
The West Country region
The West Country / Cornwall region
Did you know that Cornwall was recently voted by people from all over Britain, the UK's best holiday destination at the British Travel Awards? And its not difficult to see why. A varied landscape, that contains dramatic cliffs and pounding surf along the north coast and hidden coves, hamlets and estuaries to the south, historic villages, a thriving local food and art scene, exotic gardens, wonderful sailing, surfing and rock pooling, a sense of history and community, all of which combines to offer the visitor a real sense of escape and well being.
What's more, Falmouth is perfectly positioned to sample all of these things.
Gardens like Trebah, Glendurgan and Trelissick and idyllic waterside villages such as St Mawes and Helford, are literally on the doorstep and can be visited on a memorable boat trip from Falmouth. Must see Cornish events, destinations and attractions such as Culdrose Air Day, Royal Cornwall Show, Daphne de Maurier Festival, St Ives, Truro, Padstow, the Minack Theatre or the Eden Project are all under an hour away, either by car, train, bus or boat.
The Falmouth area
Falmouth has been shaped and influenced by its strong connection to the sea. A fascinating maritime heritage sits comfortably alongside the creative, building a name for itself as the South West's cultural and festival destination. Beaches, castles, museums, galleries, parks, boat trips, rock pooling and ice creams. And that's just the first day of your holiday in Falmouth!
Falmouth is an engaging and fun base for all the family, with many of Cornwall's top attractions, beaches, walks and villages on the doorstep.
There are some terrific family friendly beaches with Castle Beach being the most northerly of all the Falmouth beaches, situated alongside Pendennis point. Rocky sections mean that at low tide it is regarded as an excellent beach for rock pooling as well as diving and snorkeling. As you walk way from the Pendennis Point end of the beach, rockpools give way to golden sand as the beach joins Tunnel Beach. Castle Beach Cafe provides hot and cold drinks, ice creams, pasties & light meals. There is a large sundeck area, together with a timber framed canopy with tables and chairs. The shop sells beach balls, buckets and spades and also provides deck chair hire. Further along Gyllyngvase Beach is one of the most popular beaches in Falmouth being a Blue Flag status beach, with its wide arc of golden sand and inviting sea. Great amenities, with award winning cafe, yet still only a 10 minute walk away from Falmouth town centre. Gylly Beach Cafe is built over the beach and offers fantastic views from its sun drenched terrace and is open all year round. The Cafe prides itself on using herever possible, local produce and best environmental practice. Perfect place for a romantic meal or a family gathering by the beach.
Gyllyngvase Beach is also linked via the South West Coast Path to Swanpool Beach and Nature Reserve. This is a delightful cove with adjoining Swanpool Lake Nature Reserve being a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI). Excellent water sport centre where you can try your hand at dinghy sailing, kayaking or windsurfing. Bouncy castle located on the beach during the summer months for the smaller children. The Award winning Swanpool Beach Cafe serves a great selection of teas, coffees, sandwiches and ice-creams whilst Elemantal UK Watersports school is based at Swanpool beach and operates all year round catering for groups large and small, teaching and offering for hire: sailing, kayaking, canoeing, coasteering lessons & raft building.
Equally, there are some lovely parks and gardens in Falmouth, perfect for a stroll or picnic. include Gyllyngvase Gardens, Fox Rosehill Gardens, Queen Mary Gardens & the 7 acre estate of Kimberley Park.
Events and festivals are held throughout the year in Falmouth & you will find current tourist information at the apartment.