Apartment | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 2
Polperro is a wonderful place, a quintessential Cornish fishing village with a picturesque harbour surrounded by traditional fishermen's cottages crowding down to the quayside. However, sometimes it's nice to just sit and relax in a quiet haven away from the hustle and bustle of the village. Little Tresillian, located on the top of the hill overlooking the sea and coastline provides just such an escape, in a contemporary and tastefully furnished apartment with the added benefit of its own onsite parking and a sunny decked area. This is the ideal place for you to kick back and relax with a glass of wine after a hard day! Very nearby is the coastal path where you can enjoy a spectacular walk into Polperro or down to Talland beach. Little Tresillian is perfect for couples of all ages wanting to enjoy all that Cornwall has to offer, either summer or winter.
|Size||Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Talland 650 m|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||650 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Newquay 56 km, Nearest railway: Looe 7 km|
|Family friendly||Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Telephone, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
Separate access to the centrally heated apartment, situated all on one level. Modern and very well equipped kitchen with electric cooker, microwave, fridge with icebox and washer dryer. Archway to the lounge/diner, with table and chairs for 4, with a comfortable sofa, armchair and footstool in the lounge area. 32 in Full HD TV, DVD and Mini Hi Fi. Large carpeted double bedroom, with 5' double bed and fitted wardrobes with bureau. Separate cloakroom with WC and hand basin and adjoining fully tiled bathroom, equipped with bath, shower cubicle and hand basin with mirror and shaver point.
Outside: Decking area outside the kitchen with table and chairs and views to the sea and coastline.
|Further details outdoors|
Outside: Decking area outside the kitchen with table , chairs and BBQ . Views to the sea and coastline
The West Country region
Talland Bay , a pretty cove is a mile along the coast from Polperro. Its beaches are popular with families and there are a couple of beach cafés.
The popular resort of Looe is about 4 miles from Polperro. Buses run between Polperro and Looe, or you can take a boat there from Polperro harbour. The River Looe divides East and West Looe. East Looe has popular, wide sandy beaches, excellent restaurants and an abundance of pubs and shops.
West Looe has an extensive shingle and rock beach with good rock pools and a great view of Looe Island. There are also tennis courts, a mini golf and a bowling green open to visitors.
Fowey is a lovely old port and historic seafaring town. An attractive place with steep, narrow streets and alleyways that lead down to one of the best natural harbours along the south coast, Fowey has a good range of individual shops, galleries and restaurants, and is connected to Bodinnick by car ferry and to Polruan by foot ferry.
Bodmin Moor is about 13 miles from Polperro. Its beautiful, wild and unspoilt landscape makes it ideal for walkers. It is home to many pretty villages, includion Minions, where you can see the dramatic Cheesewring and the mystical Hurlers stone circle. Here you will also see wild ponies and witness some spectacular sunsets.
Polperro is probably the prettiest fishing harbour in Cornwall. Winding streets lead down to the picturesque harbour, which was once a haunt of smugglers. Polperro is a historic fishing village, and pretty, colour-washed cottages line the steep valley overlooking the harbour. Attractions include a model village and a smuggling museum.
There are charming pubs, numerous restaurants and plenty of shops to browse. The coast path leads off to Looe, via Talland Bay and spectacular views of Looe Island, or Polruan, where you may catch a ferry over to Fowey. The Polperro Festival is a week-long music festival that takes place each June. Guy Fawkes Night is celebrated with a stunning fireworks display over the harbour, and New Year is very popular, with most people in fancy dress.
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28 Dec 2013
Top notch accommodation. Arrived to find a little Christmas tree, Christmas crackers, fairy lights and various delights to eat. A spacious, comfortable, well situated and well stocked property. War… More
26 Nov 2013
A delightful, comforable, spacious holiday stay for two. Stayed two weeks. Nice lot of cupboard space. Everything catered for with plenty of information for in and around the area. Walking dist… More
3 Sep 2013
"Fabulous accommodation in a superb location"
Little Tressillian is a well presented cottage with all the creature comforts you could need. It was very peaceful with lovely views and close to the local village & cliff top walks. There was nothing… More
26 Mar 2013
After a long drive Richard was waiting for us with a full cream tea - the scones from the local bakery are the best I've tasted and my family are chefs!
We were made to feel very welcome and were told about the local area, some places to visit and stunning walks. There were also plenty of guide leaflets in the apartment, and a very handy folder of information including appliance manuals (just in case) bus timetables, and reviews of the local pubs and restaurants.
The whole booking was easy and he was incredibly helpful, sending out details of what was in the apartment, a detailed map of how to get there -which i forgot so he patiently talked us there on the mobile, and he even offered to help getting some food in advance of our arrival! He was available on the mobile if we needed him, but otherwise left us to our own devices - the perfect host!
The location is great - there is a lovely (albeit steep) walk down to the fishing village, but worth it for the sense that you well deserved your pint/meal and can walk it off a little on the way home.
All in all we had a wonderful holiday. Richard even kindly posted my phone charger back to me at home (as I'd seen his text too late late to pop back).
17 Jan 2013
"Very nice and comfortable"
A very nice and comfortable apartment with a lot of space and a great view. Everything was perfect and working very well.… More
4 Nov 2012
Little Tesillian is a fantastic place to stay and a perfect size for two!! The combined living room/kitchen is very comfortable with a great size TV, and for a change everything worked perfectly!! R… More
10 Oct 2012
"Excellent Apartment With Sea View."
Enjoyed 5 days at Little Tresillian. Richard greeted us and informed us of local walks and places of interest in the area.Clean and well equipped apartment with everything you need for a relaxing h… More
17 Aug 2012
This accommodation is an add-on to the owner's bungalow. There are a few steps leading up to the rental part of the property so not wheelchair accessible. The accomodation is in a residential ar… More
3 Aug 2012
"This was a great place to stay!"
Little Tresillian is, without doubt, the best self-catering accomodation we have ever stayed in, and we have stayed in many! It was light, bright and airy, furnished throughout to a very high standard… More
8 Jul 2012
"quiet location, clean well kept property with freindly owners"
stayed here for one week and on arrival was greeted by Richard the owner who had a cream tea waiting for us which we thought was a lovely gesture. We were shown around the property and were given advi… More
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