List your home
Apply filters
£ to

The Old Ration Shop

from£57/nighthelp

other travellers have booked this property
other travellers have booked this property online using Holiday Lettings Payments. When you book your rental using Holiday Lettings payments you are covered by Payment Protection

The Old Ration Shop

Cottage | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 2

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

The Old Ration Shop is a newly refurbished cottage for two. White and bright, stylish and contemporary with Farrow & Ball colours, designer fabrics and a good mix of old and modern complemented by original art work, plus all the mod cons for a comfortable year round holiday. Occupying an elevated position views are of farmland, cliffs and sea glimpses beyond. The South West coastal party is nearby offering beautiful walks passing fabulous beaches and overlooking the bluest of seas.

The Old Ration Shop as the name implies was the ration shop for the village during the second world war, now converted to a two storey cottage it is attached on one side to the owners house. The property, parts of which date back to 17th century, and was once part of The Penrose Estate. The village has a popular local pub offering good pub food and local ales and a beautiful sandy beach both within a few minutes walk. The closest beaches for safe swimming and surfing are at Church Cove with it's famous St Winalloe Church and Dollar Cove (40 minutes walk). The Lizard Peninsular has a micro climate and is often warmer and sunnier than other areas of Cornwall therefore it has a unique flora and fauna.

Size Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms
Nearest beach Gunwalloe Fishing Cove 800 m
Will consider Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 10 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Newquay 71 km, Nearest railway: Redruth 26 km
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access
General Central heating, TV, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer
Rooms 1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms
Furniture Double beds (1), Dining seats for 2, Lounge seats for 2
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Private garden, BBQ
Access Parking

The West Country region

The Lizard Peninsular is undoubtably one of the most spectacular areas of Cornwall. It is surrounded on three sides by water. The countryside is largely unspoilt with farmland, moorland and coastal fringes. Due to it's micro climate there is a rich profusion of wild flowers and heathers. The area is dotted with pretty fishing villages such a Cagwith and Coverack and hidden coves. Cornwall has many beautiful gardens, notably Heligan and The Eden Project, both an hour away. Falmouth is our closest large town (20 minutes) with it's Maritime history and museum and a good selection of independent shops and restaurants St Ives home of Tate Modern and numerous galleries is 40 minutes away. The cottage is well positioned to explore most of Cornwall.

Helston

Gunwalloe is a small former fishing village approximately 6 miles from the market town of Helston located on the West coast between Porthleven and Mullion on the spectacular Lizard Peninsular. The area is a mix of farmland and coast dotted with beaches and bays and fishing villages. Helston has two supermarkets and a good selection of local shops. The harbour town of Porthleven (60 minutes walk along the coastal path) has a good choice of excellent restaurants and pubs.

Guest reviewsPowered by TripAdvisor

Guest reviews no reviews

Guest reviews Powered by TripAdvisor

Help other travellers decide where to stay

This holiday home hasn’t got any reviews yet. The average rating on Holiday Lettings is four out of five. This place could be newly added or perhaps it’s a well kept secret. Either way, it’s time to reveal all.

Be the first to write a review

This advert is created and maintained by the advertiser; we can only publish adverts in good faith as we don't own, manage or inspect any of the properties. We advise you to familiarise yourself with our terms of use.

Close

Min stay varies

Changeover day Sat

from£57/nighthelp

This is the estimated nightly price based on a weekly stay. Contact the advertiser to confirm the price - it varies depending on when you stay and how long for.

Book your stay

*
*
*

Subtotal

 Your dates are available

Contact the owner

Close

Payment options

You need to pay through the Holiday Lettings website to ensure your payment is protected. We can’t protect your payment if you don’t pay through us.Learn more

You're booking with

Amanda T.

100% Response rate

Calendar last updated:05 Aug 2014

Based in United Kingdom

Languages spoken
  • English

Also consider

St Ives
355 properties
Falmouth
286 properties
Penzance
263 properties
Helston
107 properties
Redruth
63 properties
Portreath
61 properties
Camborne
43 properties
Perranuthnoe
37 properties
Marazion
35 properties
Porthtowan
33 properties
St Mawes
27 properties
Portscatho
26 properties
Praa Sands
21 properties
Porthleven
16 properties
Coverack
15 properties
Mullion Cove
13 properties
Twelveheads
10 properties
Cadgwith
7 properties
Townshend
6 properties
Roseland Peninsula
6 properties

Start a new search