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Sunnyside - A Cornish Cottage With Sea Views In Poldark's Harbour Charlestown

People3
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Cottage in Charlestown, St Austell, Cornwall, England - Charlestown Is The Home Port Of Square Sail Tall Ships Used In Film Pro

Just 200 metres from the beach, beautiful coastal walks and minutes from a variety of restaurants and pubs, this pretty fisherman's cottage is set in a quiet corner of Charlestown, within an English rose garden at the front, whilst at the back there is a small Mediterranean-style, secluded courtyard, with white-washed stone walls, hidden candle light and tubbed palms.

Sunnyside is a warm and welcoming cottage which has been refurbished to give a light and homely feeling retaining many of its traditional features. The large well equipped galley kitchen is beamed and has plenty of work surfaces.

Although the shower room and toilet is quaint and bijou, it accommodates a full sized shower. Both of the bedrooms have window seats and ample room for clothes storage.

Charlestown’s harbour, which is flanked by beaches, can be viewed from the double bedroom. There are sections of Cornwall coastal path to enjoy within easy access!

More Details

Owner
Amanda Brewer
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
23 August, 2017

About Amanda Brewer

I was born in Cornwall and spent my early years in St. Ives. My work took me to this area. We have lived in Charlestown since 1998 and during our time here we have witnessed many changes, all for the better in my opinion. Charlestown has numerous eateries catering for both families and/or couples. There are many craft and souvenir shops tucked away and much more. We not only enjoy living by the sea, but also love the country walks on our doorstep. It is wonderful to be able to eat out, drink and enjoy the sea and countryside without having to get in our car. During the film making many people come to watch. It's an exciting time in Charlestown when the film crew arrive and the sets are built. We have been extras in some of the films made here! Another lovely time of the year is when the sea is wild and stormy, our small harbour is terrorised by raging spectacular waves. There is a great sense of community in Charlestown, which has contributed to us staying here for so many years! Although we have travelled extensively, we always love coming home and still appreciate this little gem where we've lived so happily.

Amanda Brewer purchased this cottage in 2000

Guestbook comments from the owner

Charming, recreative - just perfect! -03Sep-2013



Cosy and comfortable for a chilly March stay! 23-Mar-2013



Ismay & John said...'Sunnyside is truly beautiful'

14-Oct-2012



P. said... 'Peace and Tranquility' Oct 2012
Jun 2013
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Saint Austell in Cornwall

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • village
General:
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Beamed Bathroom - toilet, shower enclosure, sink and heated towel rail.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 3
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 3 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , Sea views Bedroom 2 - 1 Single Bed , Beamed ceiling All beds have anti-allergic mattress protectors, pillows and duvets. Heated blankets are available for the double and single bed.
Entertainment:
  • Television
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • swimming
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Pets not allowed. Non smokers only. Outside: Gated front garden, secluded courtyard to the rear, wooden bench and two bistro tables and chairs. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Linen, towels and t.towels are not included in the rental price. If you are travelling without a car and find this difficult, I can supply them for an additional charge of £15 per person. Other: Coal effect gas fire, gas central heating, washing machine, iron & board, wireless internet, paper towels, parking on private road outside the property, clothes dryer, toilet paper. Dining room: seating for 4 people.

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Sunnyside - A Cornish Cottage With Sea Views In Poldark's Harbour Charlestown
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Ontario, Canada
5

Convenient, cozy and comfortable

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in Sunnyside for a week in May as a base to tour around Corwall. We were delighted by the accomodation, which is a tastefully renovated small home. All the facilities worked fine and the cottage was fully equipped for our stay. Even the robins were friendly. We took day trips to visit Mevagissy, Heligan gardens, Looe, Fowey (our favourite), Launceston, Port Isaac, Padstow, Mullien, Trevose, and St. Austell/Charlestown, of course. The house is very convenient to the A390 and walking paths are nearby. Parking at the front gate was convenient. There is much more of Cornwall to experience and we hope to return.

  • Review Submitted: May 26, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was a pleasure to meet you and your wife. Thank you for sharing your holiday experiences, it's always helpful for potential travellers to read. We're very happy to hear that you were comfortable in Sunnyside and enjoyed your stay in Charlestown. I'm glad the robins made you welcome too. Best wishes Amanda and Dave
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Berkhamsted
4

We all like a well equipped and cosy cottage in the beautiful place with very quick walking distance

  • 4 of 5

With the walking distance to the beach,that made it really special as we all like the morning dip in the sea.. Shopping for food near by was important for us as well because of our specific dieats. Great place suitable for anyone.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review Kind regards Amanda
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5

Great property in ideal location

  • 5 of 5

Very comfortable cottage with everything you could need and having the great advantage of being able to park right outside without any difficulty. Plenty of good restaurants within yards of the property. The only disappointment of the week was the weather!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for writing this review. I'm glad you we're comfortable and found Sunnyside well located.
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5

Lovely holiday at Sunnyside Cottage - so comfortable and in a perfect location.

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time at Sunnyside Cottage, which was very comfortably furnished with all modern amenities. It was set in a pretty garden, in a very central position in Charlestown. Lots of excellent places to eat on the doorstep. The cottage gave easy access to many of the places of interest in Cornwall such as Lost Gardens of Heligan and the Eden Project. Highly recommended for a relaxing holiday.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 26, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely cottage peaceful quite and relaxing

  • 5 of 5

This is another lovely stay at sunnyside cottage just our we remembered it we had some fantastic weather and went to several nice houses and gardens and would recommend it. Some have over 50 rooms to view another place to visit is right on your door step a walk away from the cottage lots to see it big than you think the ticket lasts all day so you can go in and out as many times as you like Charlie town as is know by the locals is a set for poldark with tall ships in the harbour hopefully we will going back soon thanks to Amanda and Dave once again

  • Review Submitted: May 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks for your review, it's always interesting to hear about how you spent your holiday. I'm so pleased the weather was good during your stay. Thank you for the flowers, a lovely kind thought. We look forward to welcoming you and your family again. Amanda
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nottingham
5

very charming cottage-- might come back one day.

  • 5 of 5

we had a great time, location was great for visiting north,west and south of cornwall only downside was "washout" bank holiday monday,

  • Review Submitted: May 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
14 Miles
Newquay
Nearest Beach
200 Metres
Charlestown

Coast/Beach:

Nearest Beach : Charlestown beach at 200 Metres

Travel:

Nearest Airport : Newquay at 13.47 Miles

Nearest Ferry : Plymouth at 40 Miles

Nearest Train : St. Austell Rail Station at 1.48 Miles

Nearest Motorway : M5 at 77 Miles

Car: recommended

Distances:

Nearest Bar/pub : Rashleigh Arms at 30 Metres

Nearest Restaurant : Wreckers at 0.11 Miles

Further Details:

Conveniently located mid-way between the world renowned Eden Project, the Lost Gardens of Heligan, the beautiful beaches of the south coast and the ancient moorlands of Bodmin. Not forgetting, Fowey, the home of Daphne Du Maurier, a 20 minute drive away. All of these fabulous places can also be reached from the bustop a few yards away next door to the pub.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Saint Austell, West Country

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
 
Late Summer
2 Sep 2017 - 8 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£600
for 7 nights
£600
 
 
Late Summer
9 Sep 2017 - 15 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£500
for 7 nights
£500
 
 
Autumn
16 Sep 2017 - 13 Oct 2017
5 night minimum stay
£250
for 5 nights
£350
 
 
Winter
14 Oct 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
£171
for 4 nights
£300
 
 
Christmas/NewYear
23 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£560
for 7 nights
£560
 
 
Winter 2018
6 Jan 2018 - 23 Mar 2018
7 night minimum stay
£330
for 7 nights
£330
 
 
Easter 2018
24 Mar 2018 - 20 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
£400
for 7 nights
£400
 
 
Spring 2018
21 Apr 2018 - 4 May 2018
7 night minimum stay
£480
for 7 nights
£480
 
 
Late Spring 2018
5 May 2018 - 6 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
£580
for 7 nights
£580
 
 
Early Summer 2018
7 Jul 2018 - 13 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
£725
for 7 nights
£725
 
 
Summer 2018
14 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£880
for 7 nights
£880
 
 
Late Summer 2018
1 Sep 2018 - 14 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£600
for 7 nights
£600
 
 
Autumn 2018
15 Sep 2018 - 12 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
£380
for 7 nights
£380
 
 
Winter 2018
13 Oct 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
7 night minimum stay
£330
for 7 nights
£330
 
 
Christmas/New Year 18/19
22 Dec 2018 - 4 Jan 2019
7 night minimum stay
£580
for 7 nights
£580
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£210
for 3 nights
From
£70
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes: during the months of October to December (Rate 9 &10), it is possible to stay for a minuim stay of three nights.
Please contact owner for details. Many thanks.
Changeover Day:
Saturday changeover.
Arrival 3pm
Departure 10am

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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