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Comfy Modern Cottage,Parking,Central,Close to Picturesque Harbour,Beach,Shops

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Updated: 11-Feb-2017
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom, 1 Separate Toilet
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

About the property

Kernow Cottage in Porthleven , Cornwall, England - Quiet Location, Private Off Road Parking right beside the cottage door. Sleeps 4

Kernow cottage is situated in an attractive fishing village and equipped to a high standard. Under two minutes’ walk takes you to the picturesque harbour area (shown in photos) and rock pools, with restaurants, traditional harbourside pubs, shops and a small supermarket. Five minutes walk away, is the extensive beach. Coastal walks, fishing and bird watching can all be found close by. There is off road parking for two cars right beside the cottage. TV/DVD and wi-fi available. The market town of Helston is 2 miles away - with a swimming pool and boating lake. In early May, Helston hosts the famous Floral Dance, when local residents dance through flower-lined streets Flambards theme park is just outside Helston - with rollercoasters, a reconstructed Victorian village and award winning gardens. Penzance, Falmouth, Truro, St.Ives (with Tate Gallery and Barbara Hepworth’s garden) and the Lizard Peninsula are easily reached. The Eden Project offers a day out.

About the Owner

Lynne and Andy Watters
Member since: 2014
Speaks English, French
Calendar last updated:
11 February, 2017

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Activity and Interests


Under two minutes’ walk from the picturesque harbour area and less than five minutes from the mile long beach.


Car recommended for reaching the property, although it can be accessed by bus. Car use not essential once you have arrived at the cottage.


Driving distances:

Helston - 5 minutes

Penzance, St.Ives, Hayle and Lizard Peninsula - 20 minutes

Falmouth and Truro - less than an hour

The Eden Project offers a day out.

Further Details:

Porthleven harbour area has been very tastefully developed with restaurants pubs, art galleries and a few shops. In summer there is a harbourside arts and crafts market.

With a supermarket (with ATM), chemist, P.O., newsagents, an award winning fresh fish shop and pasty shops, the village has all necessary facilities.

There are also banks and two very large supermarkets just outside Helston (2miles).

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Early Spring
3 Mar 2017 - 30 Mar 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
31 Mar 2017 - 27 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Early Mid
28 Apr 2017 - 25 May 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
May BH
26 May 2017 - 1 Jun 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
2 Jun 2017 - 29 Jun 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Early High
30 Jun 2017 - 21 Jul 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
22 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Friday
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
A completed booking form with a third of the rental will secure the booking. the balance being payable eight weeks prior to the holiday.

Changeover Day:
Changeover : Friday - Arrival any time after 4 p. m. Departure by 10 a.m.

Other days possible in low season and for short breaks.

Notes on prices:
Prices include all electricity costs.
Short breaks considered if mid-season weeks are not booked close to date.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Updated: 11-Feb-2017
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Property Type

  • cottage


  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine


  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster


  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Television ...


  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Location Type

  • beach
  • village


  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Toilet 1 - Toilet
  • First floor with bathroom (bath/electric shower/toilet/washbasin) and ground floor utility room (toilet and washbasin, washing machine, tumble drier)


  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 bedrooms) plus baby Notes on bedrooms: Ground floor with two bedrooms (one double with wardrobe and chest of drawers and one twin with built -in cupboard and chest).


  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...


  • Self-catering


  • Outside: A back door leads directly to a very private patio area with four metal chairs and a table. Special cushions are provided. Utility Room: Ground floor utility room (toilet and washbasin, washing machine, tumble drier, iron and board provided) Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Duvets, bed linen and pillowcases provided. Please bring your own towels. Electricity/heating costs included. Other: Travel cot available. Private off road parking for two cars. Non - smoking property. Sorry no pets.

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