House | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 8
A holiday home ideally suited for the whole family, furnished and equipped to welcome you to our favourite Cornish town. Small Party Discounts / Short Breaks Available. The kitchen and dining area opens into the garden giving a private social space for daytime and evenings. Equipped for all ages with a range of leisure activities to cater for a range of tastes.
Please see our web site for the specialist baby and toddler equipment available at the house. There is a play area in Mullion and the choice of beaches ensures a variety of activities. Ask about surf and beach equipment availability.
Relax, there is no need to travel far, Mullion has a choice of shops where you can buy local produce including fresh fish, visit the farmers' market, or use on line orders and deliveries. The kitchen has been equipped for food preparation for the whole family. If you prefer to eat out there is a good choice of pubs and restaurants in Mullion. It is a short walk to the local cricket field or you can browse the gift shops and galleries and look around the 13th Century church.
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Polurrian Cove 1.5 km|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||100 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Newquay 60 km, Nearest railway: Falmouth 26 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, Telephone, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms, 1 En suites and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (3), Double beds (3), Cots (2), Dining seats for 10, Lounge seats for 10|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
* All Bedrooms with Freeview TV
* Master Bedroom & Bedroom 4 with Additional DVDs
* Zip & Link Beds for flexibility
* Single 'Z' bed available upon request
* Generous storage
* Comfortable seating in living room with Freeview TV / DVD
* Social Kitchen / Dining Room with Freeview TV / DVD, well lit area opening onto decking and garden from 2 double French doors
* Fantastic range of large & small kitchen equipment
* Ground floor shower room
* Bike / Surf Board storage with use of 2 boards
* Hanging area for wet suits
* Parking for 2 cars (lots of free unrestricted parking in the village)
|Further details outdoors|
A large gas barbeque is available for relaxed, outdoor catering, with garden tables and comfortable seating for 10 including a garden umbrella for shade. The safe enclosed south facing garden is ideal for children.
* Luxury welcome pack provided.
* Book on-line shopping for your arrival.
Bed linen provided and beds made up for your arrival (except cots).
** GUEST BOOK 2013**
28 June 2013
Paul and Pearl Whitehead
A lovely home and a delightful fortnight. Thank you for the most welcome goodies and for the stay.
Stunning house, weather and beaches. Loved the goodies. Thank you
Thanks so much for a clean and comfortable holiday house - it helped make our holiday a real treat. FABULOUS cream tea!
The West Country region
The Lizard peninsula offers a combination of a mild climate and interesting geology to produce an area with charm and character. It includes unique habitats and species, you will find something different around every corner and cove.
The Lizard offers outdoor activities including horse riding; cycle, surf board, boat and kayak hire, exploring the beach and rock pools or walking the coastal path. Inland the villages provide history and character that add to the Peninsula’s charm.
For a day out, explore RNAS Culdrose, Flambards theme park, Gweek Seal Sanctuary, Poldark Mine, Roskilly's Dairy Farm & Ice Cream Parlour, The Marconi Centre. Other local attractions include Helston Flora Day and The Furry Dance, Goonhilly Earth Station and the Eden Project.
Ridgeback House is only 5 minutes walk from the centre of Mullion which is the largest village on the Lizard. Facilities include 2 convenience stores with bakery, post office, hairdresser, gift and craft shops, art galleries, restaurants, bistro and cafe, fish and chip shop, pubs, free car parks and garden shop.
The coastline is designated as one of Outstanding Natural Beauty by the National Trust, with access to beaches and walking. Trenance chocolate factory and craft workshop is a very short walk towards Mullion Cove which has a pretty working harbour; you can still see the old pilchard cellar and net store. Fishing trips are available.
The beach at Polurrian is a 15 minute walk from Ridgeback House, it is popular with surfers, approached by an attractive walk along the cliffs or through a valley. Nearby is Poldhu Cove, an ideal and easily accessible family beach. Kynance Cove is a short drive away or can be accessed from the coastal path. Surf board and wet suit hire available in the village.
Church Cove as its name suggest has a church nestling near the beach and is close to the Mullion Golf Course which offers a cliff top experience with views towards St Michaels Mount.