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2 Bed Apartment - Sea Views, Few Steps, Parking, Lovely Location, incl

People5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Heated Pool
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Sea view apartment in Fowey, Cornwall, England - Situated In A Prime Area Of Fowey, Short Stroll To The Beach, 10 Minutes Walk To The Town

The 1920s house has been in the Edleston family since it was built. Over the past four years the property has been comprehensively modernised and is truly lovely. The apartment have been completely renovated in to high, modern standard. The open plan living arrangement includes TVs in the sitting area and both bedrooms. A bed settee (suitable for one comfortable adult) can replace one of the usual settees. There is central heating and a gas fire. The kitchen area includes dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer and fridge/freezer. There is a good size bathroom with a walk in shower. Internet access includes super fast broadband. There is a small barbeque area in the back garden and access to the seaward balcony. The driveway is gated, well illuminated and parking is close to the apartment. All towels and bed linen are provided. The owners are also willing to accept delivery of any internet shopping orders on the first day of occupancy. It is suitable for people with limited mobility. Guests may use the swimming pool and hot tub at the Fowey Hall Hotel, free of charge (including towels etc.).


Owner
Chris Edleston
Member since: 2013
Speaks English, French, German
Calendar last updated:
22 July, 2017

About Chris Edleston

I live in the the main house adjoining the apartment, with my wife Carol. The house was originally built in the 1920s by my great grandfather and when you see the house it is not difficult to see why the house has never left the family!

We moved back to the house following the death of my father, 5 years ago. We absolutely love living in Fowey, it truly is a wonderful place. The renovation of the house and apartment has been a labour of love.

We spend our time boating and walking and enjoying community life in Fowey. We have a good knowledge of the area which we would be happy to share with you. We are keen to ensure that our guests grow to love Fowey life as we have done over the years.

Chris Edleston purchased this apartment in 2007

Why Chris Edleston chose Newquay & St Austell area

We were living on the North Yorks Moors on a small farm when we had the opportunity to buy the remainder of the house. My wife and I were stood looking at the view over Readymoney and the sea and we knew that there was no way in which we could let our family heirloom go. We left our life in Yorkshire and have never had a moment of regret.

Looking from the house you can see the Fowey River estuary, the sea, Readymoney beach and the light reflecting on Covington Woods - it is glorious. We launch our kayak from the beach, stroll along the stunning cliff tops, have barbeques on the beach and sail around the creeks and inlets which are so picturesque.

Fowey is a very sociable place and we have many friends. The local church is very active and welcoming.

What makes this apartment unique

Whether you like isolation or socialising, nothing is far from our home. We can easily leave our car parked all week and have a great time in and around Fowey.

The apartment 'Beach View' could also be called sea view, wood view or even estuary view - the choice is yours!

Most properties in the traditional town of Fowey have many steps and challenging access. With onsite parking and few steps our apartment is perfect for those with limited mobility.

Living in a prime residential area we do not have the noise associated with close proximity to pubs and restaurants. We can hear the sounds of laughter from the beach, and the waves on the shore as we drift off to sleep - it is a lovely place to be!

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Fowey in Cornwall

Property Type:
  • apartment
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • town
  • waterfront
General:
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • The bathroom provides easy access with a walk in shower, standalone bath, wash basin and toilet.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedroom) + cot or bedsettee. Notes on bedrooms: Bedrooms have double beds, bed linen and towels are supplied. There are sea views from one bedroom and garden views from bedroom 2. There are TVs in both rooms. Hairdryers are provided.
Entertainment:
  • Television
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
Attractions:
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • ice skating
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Outside: The barbeque area is situated close to the apartment with four steps. It is very private and south facing, comprising of mainly hard areas with some planting. It has a barbecue, outdoor dining and limited space for sunbathing. It is illuminated for evening use. This area is solely for the use of the Beach View apartment. There is a balcony with excellent sea, beach and wooded views. Parking is adjacent to the barbeque area and is suitable for one vehicle. The driveway is gated and well illuminated. Although there is a view of the seaward garden, this garden is for the private use of the owners. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: All towels and bed linen are provided.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(11 traveller reviews)

2 Bed Apartment - Sea Views, Few Steps, Parking, Lovely Location, incl
average rating of 5.0 based on 11 reviews
5

A great weeks holiday.

  • 5 of 5

This appartment is situated in a lovely quiet part of Fowey. The accommodation was very well equipped and very clean. The veiws from the balcony look out to sea and part of Polruan, and gets a good deal of sunshine throughout the day.

A real plus for this property is it has private off road parking, very important in this town.

The owners Chris and Carol are very obliging and on hand if you have any issues.

In all a great weeks holiday, blessed with good weather. We will definitely be returning.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 26, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: How kind of you to send in such a great review. You were the perfect guests and we would love to welcome you back - hopefully with just as perfect weather!! With all good wishes, Carol
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5

Holiday Heaven

  • 5 of 5

Our first visit to Cornwall after many years. We were fortunate enough this time to choose beautiful Fowey and also to stay in this luxury apartment.

From our arrival, with a warm welcome from Chris, and later with friendly chats with Carol we felt very relaxed.

A delightful, spacious and spotless apartment with stunning views in an ideal location for strolling into Fowey or along the coastal path.

Our thanks go to Chris and Carol for this most enjoyable vacation.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the super review. It was an absolute pleasure to have you and your lovely wife staying with us. There will always be a warm welcome for you here in Fowey! All good wishes, Carol
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Warrington
5

Fabulous views

  • 5 of 5

Despite the weather we had a great holiday in Fowey. Lovely apartment with brilliant views. Readymoney Cove is a five minute walk and it's just a short wander into the centre of Fowey. We will definitely return again.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 10, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely review. If we could have done something about the weather it would have certainly been better! We are genuinely delighted that you enjoyed yourselves - holidays are precious. We look forward to welcoming you back ... and showing you what sunny Fowey looks like 😀
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Cambridgeshire
5

Perfect for 4 people, fantastic position with beautiful views.

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay - in the area for a wedding.

  • Review Submitted: May 2, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind comments and for leaving the apartment in such good order! We hope your Tour de France mission goes well :-) We look forward to meeting you again in the future.
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5

Everything you need for a fantastic holiday

  • 5 of 5

Lovely place with everything you need for a great holiday. Well thought out. Fantastic location and views. The only downside is that you can't take the view home!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful apartment with an amazing view

  • 5 of 5

Myself, my husband and our 3 children have just returned from our stay in this wonderful apartment. On arrival Carol was very welcoming and showed us around the apartment.

There are 2 good sized double bedrooms and Carol kindly put a fold up bed in one of the bedrooms so the 3 kids could all be in one room.

The view is simply stunning and there is a small balcony where you can sit and relax and take in the view of Fowey habour and beyond. The apartment is in a great location and only a short walk down to Readymoney cove and about a 10 minute walk into Fowey.

An added perk is that you can use the swimming pool and hot tub at Fowey Hall Hotel down the road, this was great and the kids loved the swimming.

The apartment was very clean and very cosy. It has all the appliances you need and more. There are games, books DVD's and a Wii which the kids had fun playing on and also fast wifi available.

We had a lovely stay and would highly recommend this apartment. Carol was very welcoming and happy to answer any queries we had.

Thank you so much for a wonderful stay, we will be back again soon I hope

  • Review Submitted: Oct 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Caroline for your kind comments. I am genuinely delighted that you and the family had such a happy holiday. We look forward to seeing you all again :-)
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Location

Nearest Airport
34 Kilometres
Newquay Cornwall Airport, St., Newquay, Cor
Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
Fowey Centre
Nearest Ferry
60 Kilometres
Brittany Ferries, Plymouth, Devon PL1 3EW
Nearest Golf
10 Kilometres
Carlyon Bay
Nearest Train
7 Kilometres
Par Railway Station
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
Fowey Centre
Nearest Beach
200 Metres
Readymoney
Car: not necessary

Coast/Beach:

Readymoney Cove is easily accessible from the apartment. It is a typical Cornish cove with a sandy beach and a diving platform in the summer months. It is in a lovely location, forming part of the National Trust coastline, which is truly stunning. There are other coves and beaches within easy walking distance, including Pridmouth which inspired Daphne DuMaurier's novel 'Rebecca'. The coastal walks are ranked to be some of the best in the country.

Travel:

Newquay Airport (28 miles). The nearest railway station is in Par (5 miles). Taxis can be booked in advance. Once in Fowey all the amenities of the town, beach and surrounding countryside can be accessed on foot. There are ferries to Bodinnick, Polruan and Mevagissey.

Asda, Tesco and Sainsbury's provide internet shopping deliveries. The onsite owners are very happy to accept the order during the afternoon of the first day of occupancy.

Distances:

The lovely riverside walk (1/2 mile) to Fowey. Polkerris beach - dinghy sailing, windsurfing and beach side restaurant (3 miles). The Eden Project is well worth a visit (7 miles). St Austell has a multi-screen cinema, nightclubs and a range of shops, including ASDA and Tesco (8 miles). Siblyback Lake for waterski-ing and cable wake boarding (21 miles). Newquay area for many attractions and surfing facilities (28 miles). Numerous National Trust properties including Lanhydrock (12 miles).

Further Details:

Fowey has a range of pubs, restaurants and shops. The town centre is old and very typically Cornish. The Royal Fowey Yacht Club provides facilities to visiting yachtsmen and short term membership is available at the Gallants Sailing Club. Sailing lessons are provided. There are Spa facilities at the Fowey Hall Hotel. There are facilities to launch and hire boats and kayaks. Guided tours of Fowey are available. There is a thriving Church of England church.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Fowey, 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
 
Summer
22 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
2 night minimum stay
£343
for 2 nights
£1,200
 
 
Late summer
2 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
4 night minimum stay
£440
for 4 nights
From
£110
£700
 
 
Autumn
1 Oct 2017 - 15 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£300
for 3 nights
From
£100
£600
 
 
Christmas / New Year
16 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
4 night minimum stay
£640
for 4 nights
From
£160
£1,000
 
 
Winter
6 Jan 2018 - 23 Mar 2018
3 night minimum stay
£285
for 3 nights
From
£95
£650
 
 
Easter
24 Mar 2018 - 6 Apr 2018
3 night minimum stay
£345
for 3 nights
From
£115
£740
 
 
Spring
7 Apr 2018 - 25 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£345
for 3 nights
From
£115
£740
 
 
Late Spring
26 May 2018 - 8 Jun 2018
4 night minimum stay
£480
for 4 nights
From
£120
£785
 
 
Early Summer
9 Jun 2018 - 20 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
£900
for 7 nights
£900
 
 
Summer
21 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,300
for 7 nights
£1,300
 
 
Late Summer
1 Sep 2018 - 28 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£345
for 3 nights
From
£115
£800
 
 
Autumn
29 Sep 2018 - 14 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
£330
for 3 nights
From
£110
£650
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
£440
for 4 nights
From
£110
£650
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
£200 deposit upon booking and balance to be paid eight weeks before occupancy.

Changeover Day:
This is usually Saturday, but we may be able to be flexible.

Notes on prices:
Short break late bookings: rentals of less than one week may be available for bookings made within three weeks of the arrival date during the summer period.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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