Lodge | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
Boscrege Lodge is a secluded rural retreat within a stones throw of West Cornwall's finest beaches and hidden coves. Located on the fringes of the National Trust's Godolphin Estate, the tranquil setting and extensive private grounds lend itself equally to a relaxing short break as easily as extended holidays.
Although a mere eight miles from Penzance and six miles from Helston you could be forgiven for thinking you are a hundred miles from modern day life. With countless short and long walks on your doorstep, offering the most stunning views of "forgotten Cornwall" it's up to you how far you venture. Uniquely located between the ruggedness of the North Cornish coast with the miles of golden sands of St Ives Bay and the more tranquil South Coast with quieter beaches and hidden coves. Both the Lizard and Lands End peninsulas are as equally accessible.
- Stylish contemporary detached cottage for up to 4 people + baby
- A wonderful escape for walkers with mile upon mile of beautiful Cornish countryside on the doorstep.
- Close to beautiful beaches and secluded coves for swimming, surfing, windsurfing, rock pooling or simply relaxing.
- French doors leading out onto a patio and private garden approx 200 sqm.
- Oil fired central heating.
- Private parking for one car immediately outside.
- Towels and bed linen included with beds made up for your arrival.
- Welcome pack to include your first morning's breakfast - tea, coffee, milk, sugar, orange juice, eggs, bread, butter & conserves.
- Wifi Hotspot and iPod dock.
- Separate laundry/utility building with allocated washing machine, tumble dryer & freezer.
- Beach towels available on request.
- Travel cot with linen & high chair available.
- Wind break and body boards available to use.
The Lodge is one of two holiday rental properties at Boscrege Villa, both detached from one another although at the same time providing the perfect opportunity for two families to holiday at the same time whilst keeping living/outdoor space private and separate. Both properties having their own garden and patio area. The other property known as The Longhouse can be accessed at the bottom of this page or please contact us for more information,
Being a small hamlet of just nine properties Boscrege has it's own unique pace of life. The tractor from the neighbouring farm is likely to be the only modern sound you will occasionally hear, for the most part it will be the songbirds populating the gardens or the birds of prey circling overhead and an owl or two in the evenings. You may also catch a sighting of the foxes and the rare species of bats are ever present.
The Lodge is a detached property, white, bright, stylish and contemporary with two bedrooms - one double and one bunk room sleeping up to four plus space for a cot in the double bedroom. Oil fired central heating, Wifi, iPod dock, digital TV, dishwasher, microwave etc. all the mod cons for a comfortable year round holiday.
At any time during your stay savour the organic flavour of Katie eating apples straight from the branch and Bramley cookers if you fancy a crumble or pie (served with Cornish clotted cream is a must)!
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Praa Sands 3 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||2 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Newquay 66 km, Nearest railway: Hayle 11 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Central heating, TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Further details indoors|
Open plan kitchen, dining and living room with French doors leading out onto a patio and private garden area approx 200 sqm.
Sitting area: Comfortable seating, Digital T.V., and iPod dock.
Dining area: Wooden dining table and 4 dining chairs.
Kitchen: Well equipped hand crafted kitchen offering cooker, microwave, dishwasher, toaster, kettle, fridge. Freezer available. Dishwasher tablets, washing up liquid, kitchen surface cleaner, tea towels & dishcloth supplied
Bedroom 1: Double bed, wardrobe, chest of drawers, hair drier, 2 bedside tables and lamps. Cot available.
Bedroom 2: Full single size bunk beds and chest of drawers.
Bathroom: Full size bath with shower over and glass screen, sink, toilet and heated towel rail. Shaver point socket.
Separate laundry/utility building: Allocated washing machine, tumble dryer & freezer.
Cleaning/Towels/linen: All bed linen, towels and tea towels are provided. Beds will be made for your arrival. If staying longer than one week, fresh linen will be provided at the end of the first week.
|Further details outdoors|
Private parking for one car immediately outside.
French doors leading out onto a patio and large private garden.
Separate laundry/utility building with allocated washing machine, tumble dryer & freezer.
Welcome pack to include your first morning's breakfast - tea, coffee, milk, sugar, orange juice, eggs, bread, butter & conserves.
Washing up liquid, dishwasher tablets, surface cleaner, dishcloth, tea towels and washing powder provided.
The West Country region
Due to its remote peninsula Geographic’s, West Cornwall’s scenery is ever-changing due to the changeable light from varying weather conditions. It is the type of place that will provide the opportunity to be awe-struck by the sublime beauty of any given cove, cliff walk, beach or country walk one day, to re-visit the very next to behold the same spot in a wild, soul-inspiring show of nature’s fury. There is something quite unique and romantic about seeing a historic mine working, clinging to a cliff edge, whilst being battered by the tempest of the North Atlantic.
The hamlet of Boscrege is located in the heart of West Cornwall and is uniquely located to offer visitors not only the stunning coastline, with its hidden coves and white sandy beaches, but also the rural Cornwall that time forgot. Situated in a world heritage site the past is ever present from the archetypal mine workings to the prehistoric settlements and landmarks that abound in this Celtic land. Country walks, on the doorstep, offer the most stunning views of untouched West Cornwall, whilst at the same time, avoiding the main tourist tracks.
Both the North (St. Ives Bay) and South (Mounts bay) coasts are easily accessible enabling the watersports enthusiast to find a variety of conditions that suit on any given day. The mile long, sandy beach of Praa Sands and Hendra is but five minutes away. World class surf and windsurfing spots abound as well as having great dive spots and sailing venues to hand.
Boscrege is the tranquil setting to allow exploration of both the Lizard and Land’s end penisulas alike.
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27 Jan 2014
"Beautiful cottage in quiet, idyllic location"
We can only agree wholeheartedly with the other comprehensive reviews written so far. We had a wonderful week here in this modern, tasteful, very well designed, small but roomy, cottage. Ours hosts w… More
3 Oct 2013
"relaxing, comfortable, ideal location, perfect hosts, the week simply went too quickly"
We arrived at the cottage to a big beaming smile and friendly hello, Sarah is lovely, so attentive, caring, it was like being greeted by an old friend, a lovely family and Rinsey (dog) is so cute and … More
19 Sep 2013
"Exellant Stay at an exellant location for a well earned relaxing break."
We found the lodge very clean and enjoyed the break very much, the owners who were site were very welcoming and Rinsey (the dog) was also very welcoming, we recommend this place for a relaxing quite break.
21 Jul 2013
"Lovely residence in beautiful quiet surroundings"
We booked Boscrege Lodge after reading favourable Trip Advisor reviews, and we were not disappointed. The welcome from Sarah was warm and the welcome pack was exceptional (Even French butter!). The co… More
25 Jun 2013
From the first moment we arrived until we left a week later, the genuine warmth and friendliness afforded us by Sarah, Matt, their son Luis and even Rinsey the dog could not have been better. Nothing … More
3 Jun 2013
"Could not of asked for better!"
We (me, my partner and our child) have just returned from a week at the Boscrege Lodge.We were hoping that it was going to be a good holiday but it turned out to be one of those holidays that you neve… More
29 May 2013
Without knowing, Sarah and Matt have quite possibly met their biggest critics ever but have successfully manage to fulfil ever expectation.How satisfying it is when you find that you have chosen the … More
21 May 2013
"A great find - The perfect location to get away from it all!"
This is only my third review of a property I have stayed at. I often think to myself "oh I must review that when I get back" but then rarely get around to it. But on this occasion I think it… More
20 May 2013
"An outstanding place to stay - everything you need for an ideal holiday base"
Accommodation and facilities were excellent and ideal location for the quiet getaway with large garden and all you need for a perfect holiday - the welcome pack made the first day easy and every need for a self catering holiday was catered for to the highest quality - Ideally located for beaches and coastal walks in SW Cornwall
31 Jul 2012
"Excellent facilities, spotlessly clean, peaceful location."
A spotlessly clean place in a very quiet location. Excellent facilities, in particular for washing and drying during a rather wet two weeks! Sarah and family were very friendly and helpful. Wonderful walks from the Lodge up Godolphin and Tregonning Hills. Try the Lion and the Lamb at Ashton for lunch. Praa Sands beach is a short drive away, as are Marazion, St. Michaels Mount and Penzance. For an excellent meal, try The Bake House in Penzance – you will need to book. Thanks, Sarah, for a smashing two weeks.
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