Pell Allema Cottage
Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 5
Pell Allema Cottage ( Meaning 'Far Away ' in the Cornish language ) is located in the secluded and sheltered hamlet of Rosenannon ( meaning heathland in the valley ) in the ancient parish of St. Wenn . almost forgotten in time .
Rosenannon is situated a few miles away from the hectic main tourist routes of the north Cornwall coast but close enough to conveniently dip in and out of them as you wish , PADSTOW , ROCK , PORT ISAAC, the CAMEL TRAIL , NEWQUAY, WATERGATE BAY and the EDEN PROJECT are all within close reach.
The cottage is perfectly located for beach , walkers and nature lovers with the nearby Saints Way route running from coast to coast . The area abounds with ancient monuments such as standing stones and hill forts and offers a variety of walks from heathland to woodland all of which run down to the coast and provide an abundance of bird and wild life.
Hystyns the luxury spa and resort centre is only 10 minutes away by car and offers day passes to the gym , swimming pool and offers a variety of beauty and spa treatments , the facility also offers a first class restaurant. The golf courses of St. Enodoc and Trevose are also within easy reach.
Padstow ( 20 min by car ) offers international class restaurants and a wonderful ambiance with jolly pubs and local colour , the town of Wadebridge offers a variety of excellent shops plus bike and canoe hire . The famous 'seven bays area' with its marvellous sandy beaches and surfing is at hand for laid back days on the beach and for a change of gear Watergate Bay offers extreme spots facilities .... for those with less energy Jamie Oliver's Fifteen restaurant and a ' cool ' cafe with sea views is also located there !
The cottage itself has been newly renovated to a high standard with oak wooden floors downstairs and granite topped work surfaces. Seating is comfortable and informal , plenty of cushions, soft chairs and sheepskins ready to envelope you in a lazy day reading at home or working on your lap top . The kitchen has all the latest conveniences and is easy and efficient to work in. The cottage feels spacious and light with open plan living downstairs, the two upstairs bedrooms afford comfort and privacy with a view towards the chapel and beyond to the green valley.
To the rear of the property there is a small paved private patio area with a table and seating , use of a large decked area with picnic table and barbecue facilities opposite the property can be arranged for use in late afternoons and evenings. A two man canoe can be used by guests and bicycles can be hired next door. A car is necessary and parking is off road next to the cottage.
A sampler gift of local produce and local Camel Valley wine will be waiting for your arrival.
Newquay Airport is located 8 miles away and Bodmin Parkway !0 miles away. A pick up and drop off service can be arranged. Information and details of local attractions , amenities and events are provided in the welcome package.
|Size||Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Mawgan Porth , Watergate Bay , Seven Bay Area , Tr 7 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||6 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Newquay 10 km, Nearest railway: bodmin parkway 10 km|
|Family friendly||Suitable for children over 5|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (1), Double beds (2), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
The West Country region
Cornwall's world wide reputation is well founded , from its tiny fishing villages , hidden coves, stunning coast line and famous restaurants it offers quality and varied venues and activities for all ages. The romance and history of the county have been captured on film and in literature by authors such as Daphne du Maurier in her novels Rebecca and Jamaica Inn and in history with the legends of King Arthur and Merlin.
Padstow offers world class cuisine , with many restaurants sourcing local produce the area has become a gastronomic experience .
Rick Stein , Jamie Oliver are present in the area to name but a couple.
The Eden Project offers a marvellous look into the world of plants and Cornwall's many beautiful grand gardens and stately homes are open to the public , Trerice, the Lost Gardens of Heligan , Pencarrow , Lanhydock are all within easy reach.
A variety of local events take place each year fro example the Rock Oyster festival , May Day Celebrations in Padstow , the Wadebridge jazz festival and the Newquay surfing championships to name but a few.
If Eating its your thing you will be spoilt for choice !
Rick Steins Famous 'Seafood Restaurant' , ,Jamie Olivers famous " 15 " and Paul Ainsworth's restaurant No.6 are both 15 mins away in Padstow.
If you like cycling or swimming the Camel Valley cycle trail again is just 15 mins away , starting from Wadebridge you can cycle towards the beautiful six sandy bays of the padstow coastline , stopping and enjoying a bottle of cornish champagne while overlooking the romantic Camel Estuary with its abundant flora and fauna or nestling in a hidden cove looking out over the blue Atlantic Ocean. If you prefer hiking follow the Camel Trail inland and you will encounter ancient wooded forests taking you on to Bodmin. The famous 'Saints Way' Trail from Padstow to Fowey retraces the ancient path used by early pilgrims from one side of Cornwall to the other, with attractive hidden hamlets and inns to stop at on the way.
The world class spa resort of 'Hustyns' is a 10 minute drive from the cottage which provides first class beauty spa treatments , an indoor pool , saunas , jacuzzi , dry heat rooms and fully equipped gym. Day passes can be arranged for £10. and spa treatments booked in advance for those interested parties. For the younger members of your party ' Retallack' Resort offers a 'wave rider'.
Surfing ,canoeing , cycling , cliff orienteering ,horse riding are all available in the area. Newquay ( 10 miles ) hosts the famous surfing competitions at Fistral Bay, and Watergate Bay ( 7 miles) offers the 'extreme sports' academy.
For a different activity completely try wine tasting at the world class Camel Valley Winery , or a day out sea fishing from Padstow on a local boat.
A short drive east from 'Pell Allema Cottage' you will stumble upon the open beaty of the old cornish clay pits and nestled amongst them is the world renowned 'Eden Project' and further towards the coast the ' Lost Gardens of Heligan ' .
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14 Jan 2014
"A little piece of Heaven"
Myself & My Partner stayed @ Pell Allema for 3 months in the summer of 2013.When we arrived we were greeted by John & Amin , who had the fizz ready for us on ice . There was a stunning welcome pack. W… More
30 Jun 2013
"Perfect getaway location"
A lovely quiet rural location but just right to get around this part of Cornwall. The property is nicely furnished with a modern kitchen, and the owners original artworks and suited the four adults in… More
7 Feb 2013
"homely, warm, clean, contemporary, arty, 'home from home'"
Upon arrival we were warmly greeted by the owners and were offered a nice glass of wine in their house next door. Than they showed us around and we were very impressed by the cottage. Fridge full of everything you need for the first day, daffodils on the table and it was nice and warm!
Location is great for us because of the central position and it is nice and quiet. In a couple of weeks we're coming back to Cornwall for a longer period of time and Pell Allema Cottage is our 'home from home', that's for sure!
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