Waterfront Homes - Harbourside
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House | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
Enjoy unobstructed harbour view from balcony, living area and bed side. We wish to offer the best value for our guests by keeping our rate as competitive as possible and providing all that you would need for a fabulous self-catering seaside holiday.
Located at the centre of St Mawes, you are few steps away from the beach, car park, bus station, amenities, pubs and restaurants. Harbourside is a 2 story building at the front of the harbour in St Mawes, sleeping six people in total comfort. With its own private balcony overlooking St Mawes harbour, Harbourside is an elegant and modern property in its design, with clean uncluttered spaces, sensitive decoration and the finest quality fittings.
Whether it's relaxing on your private balcony whilst the children play on the beach below, or exploring the Roseland Peninsula, Cornwall and St Mawes, Harbourside makes the perfect family holiday home. Just imagine being able to see the sea from your kitchen, dining room and lounge, what could be more exciting than watching the "Gigs" rowing or boats sailing in the harbour whilst you enjoy local seafood for a lunch or supper.
Please feel free to call Karen and Rob for discounts on partial occupancy, long stay and short breaks.
Contact Numbers: +44 (0)1872-580751, +44 (0)7836-212503.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||St Mawes Harbour 100 m|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Nearest Amenities||100 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Newquay Airport 44.3 km, Nearest railway: Peranwall 17.6 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Telephone, Satellite TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace|
|Further details indoors|
Karen and Robert Clifford-Wing have successfully blended fashionable style with local artwork and a touch of marine design, to provide a comfortable and peaceful atmosphere for family and friends to enjoy. Completely refurbished in 2004/5, this property combines contemporary style and elegance with the needs of a practical holiday home. Harbourside is equipped to provide for all, and is ideal for summer or out of season breaks.
Enjoy the panoramic sea views from our bedrooms and the living room.
The open plan kitchen is beautifully finished with breakfast bar, and all the equipment needed for those who enjoy cooking local produce.
On top of the two bathrooms, there are a downstairs WC and cloakroom.
|Further details outdoors|
A covered area to the rear of the property will accommodate a small dinghy or windsurfer and wet gear.
Deep water mooring for up to 50-foot yacht available on request.
Public Car park 50 yards weekly tickets available.
Property available for WEEKLY LETS.
Rob and Karen can organise 3-day breaks subject to availability, please contact them for a quotation.
About this location
The Roseland Peninsula region
Cornwall's coastal views comprising of splashing waves and rugged cliffs will capture your mind at first sight. The coastal path which enables one to gain the most from wandering anywhere from the Northern part of Cornwall, Bude, to the Southern tip Falmouth. These paths will also guide you though the Cornish history, which includes the fascinating ruins surrounding St Agnes and St Just, King Arthur and Tintagel, the Lost Gardens of Heligan and the other picturesque fishing villages around Cornwall, which are rich in heritage and tradition. So, it should not surprise anyone that Cornwall has been nominated to represent United Kingdom by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site.
Early springs and lingering autumns in Cornwall create the perfect atmosphere for most outdoor explorers and water activities. The coastal areas around Cornwall are home to some of the most stunning beaches in the world. The fine golden sands and glistering waters appear irresistible throughout the day and well into the evenings.
The traditional delicacies, sceneries and history have enabled Cornwall to embrace tourism. Surfing, sailing, kayaking and swimming are just some of the water based activities and sports which one can enjoy during a trip to Cornwall. This county has wooed thousands of beach lovers throughout the year and it is undeniably one of the most popular premium holiday destinations.
Cornwall’s numerous galleries and museums adorned with magnificent artworks and relics can be a haven for those who relish the arts and artifacts. Stores displaying unique souvenirs and merchandise will tempt most visitors to splurge.
Local eateries and restaurants bring the best of Cornish culinary delights onto your platter and most of the mouthwatering dishes are worth tasting more than once. Jamie Oliver and Rick Stein are just two of the nations celebrated Chefs' that have settled within the county and offer exceptional foods from within the county.
Another reason to travel to Cornwall would be to experience the spectacular Eden project. Visited by 1.7 million people within the first 9 months of its existence, this mammoth botany conservation project is operated by Tim Smit, who shot to fame for the Lost gardens of Heligan. Every plant species ever to be found on this planet is conserved under a roof, making it one of the most amazing Millennium ventures in Britain’s history.
The ethereal local gardens with its breathtaking flora and fauna are more than sufficient to lure any curious visitor to the attractive, quaint fishing village of St Mawes. Situated at the farthest end of the Roseland peninsula in Cornwall, St Mawes’ unique mild climatic conditions and sub Mediterranean summers are a result of it geographically kissing the Gulf Stream. Numerous activities and facilities are accessible in this exclusive waterside village, which promise to entertain guests, as according to their budget and requirements.
St Mawes rests on the east bank of Carrick Roads which is a huge waterway. As a result of an ancient valley which melted after the Ice Age, the sea level increased dramatically, paving the way for a natural harbour. It is said to be the third largest harbour in the world.
A haven for those who thrive in boating and yachting, this part of Cornwall welcomes enthusiasts from all over the Roseland Peninsula with its anchorages and sprawling boatyards. St Mawes is also known for its popular sailing club which hosts racing events and entertainment for all. The menus of the local eateries and restaurants offer mouthwatering delicacies laden with fresh seafood and traditional meals. Those who love to indulge in a gastronomical journey will find this area to be a perfect spot.
St Mawes Fish Festival Sloping to the sea, this pretty village is lined with attractive villas, gardens and thatched cottages. Overlooking the breathtaking River Fal and Falmouth, St Mawes is also a bustling yachting harbour. The village attracts thousands of visitors annually and accommodation facilities are aplenty in this part of Cornwall. Self-catering cottages, hotels and inns offer a variety of accommodative facilities. The small but active St Mawes fishing fleet contributes greatly to the local menus much to the delight of the locals and visitors. Those who enjoy fishing are sure to find the numerous shoreline angling, river and offshore fishing activities thrilling at St Mawes.
St Mawes is a great location for exploring minds and a well-deserved respite from a hectic lifestyle. St Mawes’ coastline can do wonders to your body, mind and soul as its modern facilities blend elegantly with its traditional backdrop.
Weddings and special occasions can be made exquisite and extremely memorable, if conducted at the St Mawes Castle. It offers a spectacular view of the picturesque surroundings and even a casual exploration of the premises will prove to be fulfilling, as all the floors in the castle are open for viewing purposes.
Travelling by foot around St Mawes will also be worthwhile as the inland paths expose the rugged but untouched beauty of the wild flora and fauna. Most of the species found here do not exist elsewhere, thus makSt Mawes Castleing it a definitely unique experience. An afternoon stroll down to the seafront which leads to the coastal walk will surely be refreshing and rejuvenating, amidst the pleasing cries of the sea gulls and splashing waves. Swimming and sunbathing is a common favorite of visitors and locals alike in St Mawes.
The historical magnificence of the clover shaped St Mawes Castle can be relished from one of the beaches. Depending on your fancy you may either opt for a cruise or a ferry, to get a much better view of this part of Cornwall.
The best preserved and most elaborately decorated of Henry VIII's
coastal fortresses, St Mawes was built to counter invasion threats from
France and Spain. Its counterpart is Pendennis, on the other side of
the Fal estuary.The clover-leaf shaped fort fell easily to
landward attack by Parliamentarian forces in 1646, and was not properly
refortified until the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Other coastal
forts built by Henry VIII include Portland, Deal and Walmer Castles.
St Mawes is undoubtedly a marvelous holiday destination for those who love to combine, leisure, adventure and sporting activities in their agenda.
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