Ridgeback House Luxury Home
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. The converted garage with underfloor heating combines utility area with indoor games room including pool table. Equipped for all ages including use of 2 surf boards and gas bbq 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.
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22 Nov 2013
A very comfortable and homely holiday residence. Great location in the village with everything within walking distance. Perfect in every way.… More
Thank you for your kind comments. You may be interested that we are planning to convert the garage into a games room, including table football and pool table with the door being replaced by large windows. It will be ready for spring / summer 2014.
1 Feb 2013
"Extremely comfortable and well appointed"
Very comfortable,spacious and quietGood access to pubs/shops in town and beachGood centre for exploring… More
27 Sep 2012
Beautiful, spacious, clean property. Can't recommend enough. Look for cleanliness and comfort whenever I rent a property and this one didn't disappoint.
We got there late at night and the local contact Jenni had gone out of her way to turn on the lights for us so we would find the property easily.
The extra little touches such as the cream tea and flowers made it all the more welcoming.
We were a party of six adults and three children. There was enought space to accommodate us all easily, allowing for privacy where required and plenty of space to in the kitchen, living and dining areas for us all to socialise comfortably.
Finally, the enclosed garden and patio area was really enjoyed by all.
5 Jul 2012
"Comfortable, modern home-from-home in a handy location for Lizard area"
The house is recently built, well equipped and comfortable - and at a higher standard than many houses we have experienced back in New Zealand. We enjoyed staying there and liked the location too - ha… More
12 Jan 2012
"Well equipped for food lovers"
We stayed at this property for a week and really enjoyed ourselves. I agree with the other reviews, the house is comfortable, spacious and very well equipped, the kitchen is especially well equipped … More
6 Jan 2012
"Amazing child friendly house"
Went with my young family and was pleasantly surprised with how well equipped the house was for young children. Not only did the house include a play pen, but enough stair gates and guards to feel at home. Really meant we could relax and have a holiday. The cottage is located really close to a children's park and beach, which the kids loved. Definitely will be booking another week down there!
3 Jan 2012
"one of the best place I have stayed"
This house is amazing. We stayed one week with friends and we had to complain about anything. The main rooms are big enough to host 8 person at least and the 4 bedrooms are really big and the beds com… More
28 Nov 2011
"A little piece of heaven on the Cornish coast"
Easy to book. the owner was happy to answer any questions. On arrival we were met by a friendly local resident, who gave us the keys and showed us around the house. we felt very welcome as there was a welcome pack full of the essentials like milk and bread.
First impressions was that the 4 bedroom house looked quite small, but in actual fact once we entered the front door it was deceptively large. As there was a big group of us (8 Adults), the big dining room table allowed us amply space at meal times and the sitting room was comfortably spacious.
The nearest beach is great for surfing although the 10 minuet walk is far enough to carry the surf board. There are lots of coastal walks and we enjoyed the occasional meal out in the towns pubs and restaurants. The local shops were very handy also.
Loved the enclosed garden with an impressive BBQ. If we had to mention a negative point, it would be that there are only 2 car park spaces, but there is space to park seconds away and it free!
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