The Garden Apartment is a lovely 2 bedroom apartment sleeping 4 in the fascinating Grade II listed, 18th Century, Acton Castle. It is located near the small rural hamlet of Rosudgeon, surrounded by farmland with stunning sea views across Penzance bay to St Michael's Mount.The spectacular views from all windows make this a very special place. Situated within such a peaceful rural position, surrounded by farmland and being right on the coastal path - it is perfect for walkers and those seeking a tranquil retreat. With access to secluded coves on the doorstep it's also an ideal location for a beach holiday.The living room is large and has fabulous far reaching views out to sea. There are comfortable sofas to relax on and plenty of space to relax. A dvd player is provided plus ipod dock and cd player.The kitchen is clean and bright and is situated off the living area. It is well equipped with dishwasher, washing machine, microwave, fridge freezer etc. Everything you need to have a smooth running holiday. There are 2 bedrooms downstairs at the property. The main bedroom has a double bed with ensuite shower room and toilet. The second bedrooms has customade bunkbeds and plenty of storage. There is the added addition of a family bathroom and toilet. Bedlinen is provided with the beds made up for your comfort.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom and 1 en suite|
|Nearest beach||Stackhouse Cove 500 m|
|Nearest Amenities||1.5 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest railway: Penzance|
|Family friendly||Suitable for children over 5|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Sauna, Internet access, DVD player, Sea view|
|General||TV, Video player, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Furniture||Double Beds (1), Bunk Beds (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, High chair available|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Shared garden, BBQ|
|Access||Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
Acton Castle is located in a fantastic part of Cornwall. There are local coves within walking distance of the castle and larger bays with miles of sand. Praa Sands is most renowned for the sands that stretch on for close to a mile and is one of the more popular beaches in Cornwall. Various local attractions are situated around this area, and account for the great popularity that Praa Sands enjoys almost year round. There are great restaurants on the beach at Praa and plenty of opportunity to learn surfing and have fun in the sea.
It is a family friendly beach with rock pools at low tide and lifeguards in the main seasons.
St Michaels Mount can be seen from the Castle grounds and is a must for a fascinating day out. Not far away is the amazing unspoilt surfing beach at Sennen Cove with a fabulous restaurant on the beach overlooking the stunning scenery.
St Ives is only a 15 minute car ride away and a lovely day can be spent in the galleries and shops or sampling the wonderful food in the myriad of local restaurants and cafes. Stunning views are seen from all around St Ives and it too has fantastic surfing beaches with beautiful golden sands.
Local attractions include Paradise Park, Trengwainton House, Tremenheere Sculpture Gardens, There is a Cider Farm nearby and the incredible Minack Theatre.
Falmouth has a great maritime museum, and slightly further afield for a great day out you can visit the Eden Project with its fascinating bio-domes. Further north is Port Isaac - the home of Doc Martin, and Padstow Harbour - brought to fame by Rick Stein.
Rosudgeon is only 6 miles from Penzance. Here you will find an interesting mix of art studios, elegant historic buildings, individual shops and award winning restaurants. The castle is in a wonderful position for discovering this beautiful part of Cornwall and to make the most of all the area has to offer. Being right on the coastal path it is perfect for walkers and lovers of the great outdoors with all the spectacular scenery.
Praa Sands golf course is only minutes away.