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Pretty Cottage With Uninterrupted Sea Views

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Separate WC's1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Cottage in Portscatho, Cornwall - Perfect Location Moments from Village and Beaches

Maralane is a much loved family home. It has a relaxed, warm feel, and the property is maintained in good condition. The location is perfect, and there is parking for one car in front of the property.

There are 2 twin bedrooms, and one double. The double and one single are en suite, and there is an additional family bathroom.

The living room has a wood burning oven, comfortable sofas and a dining area.


Owner
Jennifer Denning
Member since: 2011
Speaks English, French, German
Calendar last updated:
14 May, 2017

About Jennifer Denning

Hello,

I am Jennifer, owner with my husband of this property. We are a London family, with three children who are now in their teens and early twenties.

We have been fortunate enough to be able to buy two holiday homes, and we really love sharing these homes with guests.

My aim is for these houses to be a real home from home, for you as guests as much as for our family. So they are comfortable, but not grand, well equipped but not flashy. Just comfortable, relaxed, homely environments.

I hope you will stay, and love them just as much!

Jennifer

Jennifer Denning purchased this cottage in 2004

Why Jennifer Denning chose Truro & Falmouth area

Maralane is our home from home in Cornwall. Our children have grown up with days of playing on the beach, sailing, surfing, swimming, and then cosying up around the fire playing games or watching films.

Of course, we love coming down here in the Summer, but windy Autumn walks, or frosty winter mornings are wonderful too.

The village needs to have its houses open, and buzzing with people, who will love the village, its pub and shops, the sailing school and all the many local activities. And so, we love to share our home with guests from far and wide, who also come to love this peaceful corner of the Roseland Peninsula.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Portscatho in Cornwall

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • village
General:
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Toilet 1 - Toilet
    Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 2 - Shower Enclosure
  • Ensuite shower room to Bedroom 1, with wc, whb, heated towel rail, shower. New in 2013. Family bathroom, with bath, separate shower, whb, wc, heated towel rail. Ensuite shower room to Bedroom 3, with wc, whb, heated towel rail, shower. New in 2013.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 - king size double bedroom at the front of house with lovely sea view. Bedroom 2 - twin room at the rear of the house with pretty garden view. Bedroom 3 - twin room, attic conversion, stunning sea views. One of the beds is 6' long (not 6'3")
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Garden
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Attractions:
  • bay
  • churches
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Central heating is provided by a mix of storage heaters and warm air convector heaters, which have timer controls. There are heated towel rails in the bathrooms. The log stove in the sitting room is very cosy (you will need to provide your own logs, though, which can be bought locally). There is parking for one car in front of the house. Children are very welcome, but please be aware that we do not have any corner protectors, stair gates etc fitted. Outside: At the front of the house is a pretty paved area, surrounded by planting, and looking out over the sea. There is a table and chairs here and it is a lovely morning coffee spot to catch the sun. At the rear is a pretty sloping garden, laid to lawn with mature shrubs and trees to the borders. The garden catches the evening sun beautifully. Utility Room: Useful storage area in a covered area behind the house, next to kitchen. Contains a downstairs wc, and also a storage room, where there is a washer/dryer. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Linen and towels are included. The property is cleaned at each changeover, when the linen and towels are changed. Please contact us if you are staying longer and would like cleaning and linen/towels replaced at the mid point of your stay.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(10 traveller reviews)

4

Lovely cottage with wonderful views

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed a relaxing break in a beautiful part of Cornwall. The cottage had everything we needed and gave us a good base to explore the county.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind comments. I'm glad you enjoyed your stay!
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Colchester
5

Had a fantastic weekend the house was beautiful .

  • 5 of 5

This is such a wonderful spot to explore Cornwall. We've been before but first time staying here can't wait to return.

The house was beyond our expectations and in such a wonderful position.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so glad you enjoyed your stay, and that the house was all you wanted it to be!
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St Albans
5

very lovely house, clean and a beautiful posotion

  • 5 of 5

We had beautiful weather and thoroughly enjoyed our stay.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Very glad you had a good time!
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4

Lovely house in beautiful seaside village

  • 4 of 5

The house is a well equipped property in good decorative order. The beds are comfortable and having three bathrooms is a bonus. The kitchen has plenty of pots, pans, crockery and cutlery. a dishwasher and a washing machine. The table out the front is lovely for al fresco meals but more sunny in the morning.The position is excellent for walkers with the coast path running in front of the house. Around St Anthony's Head is one of the loveliest walks and is a long walk from the house or a short drive. From near to here is a little ferry to St Mawes which has great choice for eating. Porthcurnick beach is a short walk from the house and above the beach is the Hidden Hut where you can get light luches, tea, coffee and cakes with a lovely view over the beach. Cugurrel Farm shop sells some of the freshest fish and seafood in Cornwall.Veryan is a pretty inland village nearby and a centre for walks. Portscatho itself has a pub, luchtime restaurant, butcher and general store and a coffee kiosk selling top quality coffee.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: What a lovely review, with so much useful information for future guests. Thank you for taking the time and trouble, and I am glad you had a nice stay!
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5

Charming character property with stunning sea views

  • 5 of 5

Clean, comfortable, ample room, well equipped, well positioned within village by the sea, home from home, We will probably return.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So pleased you enjoyed your stay
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5

Well loved family holiday home

  • 5 of 5

Maralane is clearly a well loved family holiday home, and we immediately felt relaxed and at home there.

The location is excellent having direct access to the coastal path and the comfy living room and master bedroom (with superb en suite) have wonderful sea views.

Unfortunately, during our stay there was a problem with the wood burning stove. And although the problem could not be completely rectified at the time, communication with Jennifer, the owner, was excellent, and the local manager of the property was prompt and friendly in her response.

Although the difficulty with the stove did have an impact on our holiday, we were very generously compensated.

Unforseen circumstances happen, but we were very happy with the way the situation was resolved, and look forward to returning to Maralane in the future.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 28, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Spring
21 Apr 2017 - 25 May 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
4 night minimum stay
£500
for 4 nights
From
£125
£625
 
 
Early Summer
26 May 2017 - 6 Jul 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£675
for 7 nights
£675
 
 
Summer
7 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£925
for 7 nights
£925
 
 
Autumn
1 Sep 2017 - 2 Nov 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
3 night minimum stay
£450
for 3 nights
From
£150
£575
 
 
Winter
3 Nov 2017 - 21 Dec 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
4 night minimum stay
£500
for 4 nights
From
£125
£575
 
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£610
for 7 nights
£610
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £60

Booking Notes:
Payment may be made by credit card at the time of booking.
An additional 10% security deposit is taken at the same time as full payment is due, and this is to cover damages etc. This deposit is returned within 2 weeks of the end of your stay, all being well with the property.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day is Friday.
Flexibility and short stays are possible outside of main holiday periods.
Please arrive after 4pm to allow the changeover to happen; and at the end of your stay please leave by 10am.

Notes on prices:
Prices are per week and include: linen and towels, cleaning before and after your stay, parking for one car in front of the house, wifi.
Local phone calls are included, but any long distance, special number or overseas calls will be deducted from your security deposit.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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