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Star Cottage – Home 149632 Cottage

  • 4 bedrooms
  • 7 sleeps
  •  min stay varies

Star Cottage – Home 149632

Excellent 4.5/5 Excellent – based on 17 reviews

  • Cottage
  • 4 bedrooms
  • 7 sleeps
  •  min stay varies

Cottage / 4 bedrooms / 2 bathrooms / sleeps 7

Key Info

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.25 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car advised
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden

Description from owner

Description

A few doors down from the famous Pengersick Castle, Star Cottage is a 4 bedroom property that boasts a rural and coastal location with all the local amenities you require for a great summer holiday.

Just a 5 minute walk from the beautiful lifeguard staffed sandy beach boasting stunning views across Praa Sands to the Lizard peninsula beyond, Star Cottage is a great holiday home for your summer holiday.

Surfing lessons can be arranged from the beach as well as hiring surf board and kayak's which is a great way to be see the local coastline.

A coastal walk from Praa Sands to neighbouring village Porth Leven through National Trust coastline, is well worth a visit due to its stunning scenery and old mines. It's fast becoming a 'foodie' destination.

Local attractions include: Pengersick Castle, St Michael's Mount (National Trust), Minack open air theatre and Tate gallery at St Ives, which are all a short drive away.

Star cottage itself is an attractive terraced

A few doors down from the famous Pengersick Castle, Star Cottage is a 4 bedroom property that boasts a rural and coastal location with all the local amenities you require for a great summer holiday.

Just a 5 minute walk from the beautiful lifeguard staffed sandy beach boasting stunning views across Praa Sands to the Lizard peninsula beyond, Star Cottage is a great holiday home for your summer holiday.

Surfing lessons can be arranged from the beach as well as hiring surf board and kayak's which is a great way to be see the local coastline.

A coastal walk from Praa Sands to neighbouring village Porth Leven through National Trust coastline, is well worth a visit due to its stunning scenery and old mines. It's fast becoming a 'foodie' destination.

Local attractions include: Pengersick Castle, St Michael's Mount (National Trust), Minack open air theatre and Tate gallery at St Ives, which are all a short drive away.

Star cottage itself is an attractive terraced cottage built in 1750 with Cornish granite walls and slate roof. It sleeps a maximum of 7 people. The rooms are as follows;

- ** please note we ask you to bring your own bedding and towels **

~ 4 bedrooms (1x double bed 2x twin beds and 1x single)

~ 2 bathrooms (1 of which is ensuite)

~ 1 downstairs toilet

~ Kitchen diner

~ Utility with washing machine and drier

~ 2 reception rooms

~ Patio front garden (with 8 seater furniture). This is a fenced off secure area for children to play

~ Courtyard area to rear of house

~ Parking for three cars is available on the opposite side of the road from the house

~ We have two flat screen TVs and Free Wireless Internet

Location description from owner

The England region

In the last decade Cornwall has emerged as one of the world's iconic destinations.

From the dramatic coastline of the north to the sheltered bays in the south, from ancient moorland to soft river estuaries, surfers, walkers, sailing buffs, gastronauts and visitors simply seeking a break from a hectic world have discovered a fascinating, vibrant culture, first class accommodation, food to die for and a naturally thrilling adventure playground.

Cornwall has been a natural home to inspiration, art and ideas since the early 19th century. So much so that, apart from London, you'll find nowhere in the whole country that's host to more working artists than Cornwall.

The county's dramatic landscape has also provided the backdrop for many a film and TV production, and nowhere more so than the little fishing village of Port Isaac - which is now synonymous as the fictional Port Wenn in ITV's Doc Martin.

Praa Sands

Main Attractions

Pengersick Castle (only 2 doors down!)
"It is the dual tower complex of this, which survives today. Its spacious newel stair is one of the best to be found anywhere in the country."

Tate St Ives
"International Modern and Contemporary Art"

Eden Project
"The largest conservatories in the world, cutting edge iconic
architecture, awe inspiring gardens, a rainforest... the list goes on!"

Minack Theatre
"The Minack Theatre was the inspiration and life’s work of one
remarkable woman, Rowena Cade."

Healey's Cornwish Cyder Farm
"We are the largest Cornish Cyder maker in Cornwall and the only
distillers making Cyder Brandy and Fruit spirits. In fact we have
Cornwall’s only distillery - the first in Cornwall for 300 years. "

Geevor Tin Mine
"Located on the historic site of the one of the largest preserved mine
sites in the country, housed in 2 acres of listed buildings, Geevor’s outstanding collections tell the story of Cornwall’s industrial mining past."

Newquay Zoo
"At award-winning Newquay Zoo you can experience the world's wildlife
and have a great family day out."

National Trust
Here is a small list of the various National Trust attractions available near Penzance. For more information on attractions in Cornwall - please visit the National Trust website here.

St Michaels Mount
"Still home to the St Aubyn family as well as a small community, this iconic rocky island is crowned by a medieval church and castle – with the oldest buildings dating from the 12th century."

Trengwainton Garden
"With plants from around the globe scattered throughout this 10-hectare (25-acre) garden, there is something to inspire around every corner."

Levant Mine and Beam Engine
"Part of Cornwall and West Devon Mining World Heritage Site, this is the only Cornish beam engine anywhere in the world that is still in steam on its original mine site."

Cornish Mines and Engines
"At the very heart of the Cornish Mining World Heritage Site sit these two great beam engines, originally powered by high-pressure steam boilers introduced by local hero Richard Trevithick."

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Families

  • Great for children of all ages
  • Pets welcome

Bed & bathroom

  • Bedroom 1: Double Bed
    Bedroom 2: 2 Single Beds
    Bedroom 3: 2 Single Beds
    Bedroom 4: Single Bed
    Beds in other rooms: Sofa Bed
  • 1 Family bathroom, 1 En suite

Amenities

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Private garden
  • BBQ
  • Internet access
  • Central heating
  • Fireplace
  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Clothes dryer
  • Iron
  • TV
  • DVD player
  • Telephone

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Access

  • Parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

Policies

Check in time:15:00, Check out time:10:00
If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.
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Smoking
No smoking at this property
Cancellation policy
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About the owner

Alan W
Response rate:
100%
Calendar updated:
20 Sep 2016
Years listed:
5
Based in:
United Kingdom

Languages spoken: English


This Cottage has 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and sleeps 7. It’s been listed on Holiday Lettings since 24 Jan 2011. Located in Cornwall, it has 17 reviews with an overall rating of 4.5. The average weekly rate varies from £800 to £1200.

The Owner has a response rate of 100% and the property’s calendar was last updated on 20 Sep 2016.

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“Comfortable Cottage in a great location”

Reviewed 10 Jan 2012

We booked the cottage for a long weekend with friends to use as a base to explore Cornwall. It was in a very convenient location just a short drive or walk away from the major attractions of St Ives, Penzance, St Michael’s Mount etc The living space is quirky and interesting and is more than comfortable to spend a rainy afternoon in. The cottage has good sized bedrooms however the staircase is very narrow so hard suitcases are difficult to manoeuvre. Overall a very enjoyable few days and I would recommend it to anyone wanting to explore the beauty of Cornwall.

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