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Bright & Cosy Character Cottage just 300m from the Beach, Harbour & Resturants.

People5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 231 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Free Wifi
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

2 bedroom, cosy cottage, close to restaurants and amenities

Blue Door Cottage is located in the charming village of Porthleven with its harbour, beach and a selection of good restaurants within just a couple of hundred metres. The cottage has a double and a twin bedroom, comfortably sleeping four to five guests. There is a full size single trundle bed available for a fifth guest if required. Outside there is a small seating area next to our palm tree for outside dining.

Heading west on the coastal path you can explore South West Cornwall with its rugged coastline dotted with fine beaches and on to Mounts Bay and St Michael's Mount. Head East and just a short walk to Loe Bar and the National Trust owned Penrose Estate then on to the Lizard Peninsula, the most Southerly Point in Britain, with its stunning views, coves and amazing wildlife - a must for all keen birdwatchers and wildlife enthusiasts.

Within a short drive the historic and popular town of St Ives (20 minutes), Lands End (35 minutes) and the golden sand surfing beaches of Praa Sands (10 minutes), Sennen (35 minutes), Gwithian (20 minutes) with our favourite, the breath taking Kynance Cove (20 minutes).

More Details

Owner
Phil
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
10 October, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Porthleven in Cornwall

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 231 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • village
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Newly fitted wet room with shower, basin, shaving point, mirror and toilet.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Double bedroom - 1 Double Bed , Built in wardrobe, dressing table with hairdryer
    Twin Room - 3 Single Bed , Third bed is full size single Trundle bed.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
On-street Parking is available close by, however not directly outside the property itself.

Reviews

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Bright & Cosy Character Cottage just 300m from the Beach, Harbour & Resturants.
average rating of 4.909091 based on 22 reviews
5

Cosy bijou cottage

  • 5 of 5

A beautifully restored cottage ,very tastefully decorated with everything you require for a short stay. We were really impressed with the personal touches such as the cream tea, wine and flowers. The cottage is easy walking distance from the harbour with many excellent restaurants. Phil is an excellent host, many thanks and hope to be back.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Lovely hidden gem of a cottage

  • 5 of 5

Super cottage, nicely decorated and has everything a family needs. Cream tea, milk and Wine a lovely touch to start our stay in The Blue Door. Porthleven is definitely worth a visit .. you won't be disappointed.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 31, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Beautifully presented and well equipped. Near town and beach. owner v helpful

  • 5 of 5

A real gem of a place both cottage and Porthleven. We had a really lovely stay very sunny, spent quite lot of time beach and harbour. Lots to see in this part of Cornwall too. Mousehole, coast and round to Ives. Didn't have enough time see everything or try restaurants which looked good. Will have to come back. Owner very helpful too. Thank you.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
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Lovely cottage

  • 5 of 5

Lovely welcome after an 8 hour journey! Cream Tea, Wine and flowers waiting on arrival, a very nice touch, Cottage very comfortable and clean, had everything we needed.

  • Review Submitted: May 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
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A beautifully presented cosy cottage

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed a week here during the Easter holidays at the blue door, communication was great from the start. The cottage is cosy and has everything you need for your perfect holiday. Great location just a short stroll from the harbour. A very Cornish welcome with scones clotted cream and jam ( and a bottle of wine !) a perfect start to the perfect holiday. Lots of lovely places to eat, Rick steins definitely worth a visit and also the harbour inn does a proper burger! There Are lots of other restaurants too. A great vibe in Porthleven and a great place to base yourselves for some amazing coastal walks and hidden coves along the lizard peninsula. Thanks Phil, we had a lovely stay at the blue door.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
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Lovely clean and welcoming

  • 5 of 5

Excellent thoroughly enjoyed my restful stay there.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
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Location

Nearest Airport
32 Miles
Newquay
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Praa Sands
Nearest Train
12 Miles
Penzance
Nearest Restaurant
200 Metres
Sea Drift Kitchen Cafe
Nearest Beach
500 Metres
Porthleven
Car: not necessary

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Porthleven, Cornwall

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
2
20 Oct 2017 - 26 Oct 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£475
for 7 nights
£475
 
 
3
27 Oct 2017 - 21 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£297
for 3 nights
From
£99
£399
 
 
4
29 Dec 2017 - 4 Jan 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£499
for 7 nights
£499
 
 
Half Term Feb 2018
9 Feb 2018 - 15 Feb 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£425
for 7 nights
£425
 
 
Easter 2018
30 Mar 2018 - 12 Apr 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£465
for 7 nights
£465
 
 
May Bank Holiday 2018
4 May 2018 - 10 May 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
3 night minimum stay
£195
for 3 nights
From
£145
Fri,Sat,Sun
£455
 
 
Spring HalfTerm 2018
25 May 2018 - 31 May 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£575
for 7 nights
£575
 
 
Jun 2018
1 Jun 2018 - 21 Jun 2018
3 night minimum stay
£375
for 3 nights
From
£125
From
£155
Fri,Sat,Sun
£499
 
 
Jun 2018 - 2
22 Jun 2018 - 28 Jun 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£525
for 7 nights
£525
 
 
July 2018
29 Jun 2018 - 19 Jul 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£625
for 7 nights
£625
 
 
Peak Season 2018
20 Jul 2018 - 30 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£955
for 7 nights
£955
 
 
Sept 2018
31 Aug 2018 - 28 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£499
for 7 nights
£499
 
 
Oct Half Term 2018
19 Oct 2018 - 25 Oct 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£455
for 7 nights
£455
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£297
for 3 nights
From
£99
£399
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £100

We operate a FRIDAY change over day. Blue Door Cottage will be available from 4 pm. on the day of arrival and we ask that guests vacate by 10 am. on the day of departure. To secure a booking we require 50% within 5 days of agreement and the balance due 8 weeks prior to arrival date. Credit/Debit Card & On-line Payments incur a £20.00 admin fee to cover bank charges. On-street parking is free.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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