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Spacious Luxury Apartment With Year Round Outdoor/Indoor Heated Pool

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Separate WC's1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Heated Pool
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Apartment in Fowey, Cornwall, England - Located At The Top Of Fowey 10-15 Minutes Walk From Town Centre And Beach

Orchard View forms one of six sympathetically restored apartments in a period Regency Country House in Fowey. It is set in large beautifully maintained gardens and benefits from the use of an indoor/outdoor heated swimming pool (40' x 20'), sauna, and a changing room with shower and cloakroom. Orchard View is on the first floor, and has high ceilings, large Georgian windows and solid oak flooring. Outside there is parking for two cars. The nearest beach is Readymoney Cove, a ten-fifteen minute walk from the end of the garden via a picturesque wooded footpath known as The Parade. Readymoney Cove has a sandy beach with rock pools and safe swimming. Walkers can easily access the south west coast path and the Saint's Way from the gate at the end of the garden. Polkerris beach can be reached by both paths. Polriddmouth, which is a gently shelving beach and ideal for picnics and swimming, is a twenty minute walk. Par and Polkerris beaches are approximately a ten minute drive. Fowey town centre is a 10-15 minute walk.

ABOUT THE AREA

FOOD & DRINK

You certainly won’t go hungry while in Fowey - see below for our list of favourite places to eat out in Fowey.

Evening Meals: The Quay House Hotel, The Globe and King of Prussia

Family Friendly: Sams, The Gaeollon and Haveners

Cafes, Lunch & Light Bites: Brown Sugar, Pinky Murphy, The Lifebouy and Pintxo

Tea Rooms: The Dwelling House and The Well House

International: Tai Pan and Sunny Spice

SHOPPING

There are several well-loved brand stores in Fowey (Sea Salt, Joules, Fat Face, and Mountain Warehouse) but its real charm lies with the wide range of boutique, unique and independent shops. Spend hours browsing them for clothes, homewares, crafts, glassware, art, antiques, books, seaside knick-knacks, traditional children toys and don't forget the old fashioned sweet shop!

There are also several bakeries and the fabulous Kittows deli. With two local stores, there may be no supermarket in Fowey, but you'll still find everything you need here. And all the major supermarkets will deliver online shopping as well.

THINGS TO SEE & DO

In the centre of Fowey there is also a sweet little aquarium, and a local museum – both are worth a peek! Fowey has a 14th church and a 15th century castle fort.

There are a variety of activities on the water, ranging from organised boat trips to canoe hire.

The closest permanent is Ready Money Cove, which has clean sands and is perfect for swimming.

There is also a tidal sea-pool hidden away at the Whitehouse Pier! Within a five-ten minute drive, you can be at Polkerris beach and Par Sands, and within a half hour drive there is Carlyon Bay, Charlestown, Porthpean, Pentewan and Mevagissey.

There are many thousands of miles of fantastic walks in Cornwall. The South West Coastal Path alone winds 630 miles around the county, and The Saints Way is 27 miles from Fowey on the south coast, right across to Padstow on the north coast. The Fowey Hall Walk is much more manageable at 4 miles! Whether you enjoy the sea, woods, rivers, moors or fields, you will not be disappointed with the walks in Cornwall.

The closest major attractions are The Eden Project and The Lost Gardens Of Heligan. They really do have something for everyone and make a most enjoyable day out for children and adults.

For the green-fingered travellers, there are also many other great gardens - in fact, there are 12 Great Gardens of Cornwall!

If you’re looking for somewhere just for the kids, check out Camel Creek, Springfields, Dairyland, Kidzworld at Cornucopia, Indoor Active, Newquay Zoo or Porfell Wildlife Centre. A small list of the many hundreds of places for families to visit!

Cornwall also has many wonderful National Trust and English Heritage sites.

TRANSPORT

There are three long stay car parks in Fowey, all run by Cornwall Council - you can get weekly and rover passes on their website or purchase tickets on arrival.

There is also a free car park opposite squire’s field on Park Road. There are no allocated spaces and can fill up quickly during the summer weeks.

The nearest train is Par Station, which has direct services from London Paddington and beyond. It's then a 10 minute taxi trip into Fowey.

The main bus stop in Fowey can be found outside the Safe Harbour pub, and the 24 & 25 First Kernow services stop here. There is also a fabulous bus stop at the end of Lankelly Lane, which has had a make-over by the people of Fowey to give a real enjoyable space while waiting for the bus.

Fowey also has its own town bus service which picks up from outside the church and runs to the car parks and some other destinations on request.

The closest airport is Newquay, which is around 30 minute away by car.

ABOUT YOUR PLACE

We are always able to offer short breaks between October and March. If you’re looking for a last minute getaway at other times of the year, drop us a message and we’ll see what we can do for you!

We have a KeySafe at the property to make check in & out easy and convenient for you.

More Details

Owner
Fowey Homes Ltd
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
17 November, 2017

About Fowey Homes Ltd

We have been visiting Fowey for many years with family and friends. At the beginning of 2014 we decided that it was time to have a permanent place in Fowey, so that they could visit it more often. Orchard View fitted the bill perfectly as it is spacious and comfortable and a real 'Home from Home', with the added bonus of a beautiful garden and indoor/outdoor pool. We are delighted to offer our apartment to guests, and hope that they enjoy our holiday home as much as we do.

Fowey Homes Ltd purchased this apartment in 2014

Why Fowey Homes Ltd chose Fowey

We love Fowey for the town, the beaches, the sailing, the kayaking, the walking and the people. We have been holidaying here for years, and can think of no better place to be.

What makes this apartment unique

Please contact us for stays of 5 or 6 nights as we may be able to offer a discount on the quoted price

Guestbook comments from the owner

Great location with nice walk into fowey. Very spacious apartment, all mod cons. Swimming pool great. Couldn’t ask for anymore! Definitely recommend
Oct 2017
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Fowey in Cornwall

Property Type:
  • apartment
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Parties/events not allowed
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • town
General:
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
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
  • En-Suite bathroom to bedroom 1 with bath with overhead shower, twin wash basins, heated towel rail and wc En-suite shower room to bedroom 2 with shower, basin, heated towel rail and wc Shower room with shower and wash basin Separate wc with wash basin
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Cot
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 - Master bedroom with king sized bed and en-suite bathroom. Bedroom 2 - Double bed and en-suite shower room Bedroom 3 - full sized twin beds with TV and separate shower room.
Entertainment:
  • Television
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
Notes:
Outside: Use of beautifully maintained gardens with year round heated indoor/outdoor pool with retractable roof, sauna, hot tub and changing facilities. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Linen and towels (one bath and one hand towel per person) are included. For stays of more than one week the towels and linen will be changed and the apartment cleaned weekly.

Reviews

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5

Wonderful apartment would definitely return!

  • 5 of 5

Lovely place to stay in Fowey, very clean and spacious. Lovely beach close by and perfect location for us visiting relatives!

  • Review Submitted: 28-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Autumn Break

  • 5 of 5

We were three couples taking an extended weekend break at the end of October. Two of us had made day trips to Fowey previously from Padstow so we knew we liked the town but this was our first stay in Fowey. We were not disappointed as the accommodation was excellent and ideal for our party. The apartment was well equipped, comfortable and very spacious and provided plenty of options for relaxation. The indoor heated pool was an added bonus, albeit its use was limited as we spent everyday going out somewhere and eating out most evenings. The back up support was also very efficient as, when we arrived, a carbon monoxide alarm was bleeping but the housekeeper was there within the hour to fix it.

Also Fowey was an ideal location for what we wanted with plenty of options for eating out and in the daytime there were plenty of places to visit. We particularly liked Lanhydrock, Truro and its cathedral as well as the harbours of Charlestown and Mevagissey.

We were happy to negotiate the hill in and out of the town on foot and we would definitely recommend the apartment to anyone thinking of slaying there. I can see us staying there again in the future!

  • Review Submitted: 24-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Beautiful, well equipped appt. with a coastal feel.

  • 5 of 5

This is the third time we have stayed at Carnethic House apartments but the first time in this particular one. It is light, bright and extremely well equipped. The decor is coastal (which I love) and the property is spacious. The beds are really comfy too! My kids love the garden and pool which is why we have already booked this apartment for next year! Fabulous :)

  • Review Submitted: 11-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Katie, We are very glad to hear you enjoyed your time with us and we look forward to having you stay again next year! Kind regards
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Superb!

  • 5 of 5

Spacious accommodation, well equipped, clean and bright. Great base for walking into Fowey and exploring the local area. Parking for two cars is always a bonus in Cornwall. The use of the beautiful pool and well tended garden was also a bonus. We highly recommend this property.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Annie, Thank you for your lovely review - we are very glad to hear you had a great time at Orchard View! We would love to have you stay again in the future. Kind regards Jane Flowerdew
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Spacious, tasteful, clean and welcoming.

  • 5 of 5

The property was enjoyed by three generations of our family, and all the members voted 10 out of 10, even the 4 year old!

The swimming pool especially was a hit with the younger generation, and the garden was the scene of a number of football games!

The communal open plan kitchen/lounge/diner was ideal for all members of the family to interact together, and for the adults to keep an easy eye on the children.

We would all certainly recommend the apartment to our friends and would love to come back again in the future.

  • Review Submitted: 17-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Jackie, Thank you for your lovely review - we are very glad to hear you had a great time at Orchard View! We would love to have you stay again in the future. Kind regards Jane Flowerdew
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Home away from home

  • 5 of 5

Lovely light spacious apartment in quiet location. Living area well furnished and roomy. Great having 2 en suite bathrooms and separate toilet and bathroom. Well equipped kitchen. Great having a pool on site.

Only slight complaint was that wi-fi wasn't always great, but when I contacted HomeAway they replied to all e-mails and tried to resolve the problem even though it was the Easter Bank holiday weekend. We left something behind, I notified HomeAway and offered to pay for it to be returned, but it was returned free of charge. Fantastic holiday, fantastic apartment. Would happily stay there again

  • Review Submitted: 03-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Stephen, Thank you for your lovely review - we are very glad to hear you had a great time at Orchard View! We would love to have you stay again in the future. Kind regards Jane Flowerdew
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Location

Special interest holidays:

Orchard view is well placed for keen walkers, having easy access to both the Coastal Path and the Saints Way. There are also other beautiful walks in the area.

Coast/Beach:

The nearest beach is Readymoney Cove, a ten-fifteen minute walk from the end of the garden via a picturesque wooded footpath known as The Parade. Readymoney Cove has a sandy beach with rock pools and safe swimming. Walkers can access the south west coast path from here. Par and Polkerris beach are approximately a ten minute drive.

Travel:

The nearest train station is Par, with a main line rail link to London Paddington. Newquay Airport gives access to London Gatwick and other UK destinations.

Further Details:

There are plenty of shops and restaurants in Fowey. Sams on the Beach in Polkerris is a particularly popular restaurant, situated in the old lifeboat station and right on the beach. It does, however, get very booked up, so if you want to go there, I suggest that you book before you go on your holiday to avoid disappointment.

Tesco in St Austell will deliver , so pre shopping before you arrive is an option.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Fowey, Cornwall

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Late Autumn
27 Oct 2017 - 21 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£354
for 3 nights
From
£118
£520
 
 
Christmas2017
22 Dec 2017 - 4 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£630
for 3 nights
From
£210
£920
 
 
Winter
5 Jan 2018 - 8 Feb 2018
3 night minimum stay
£375
for 3 nights
From
£125
£551
 
 
Feb Half Term
9 Feb 2018 - 22 Feb 2018
3 night minimum stay
£393
for 3 nights
From
£131
£575
 
 
Winter
23 Feb 2018 - 22 Mar 2018
3 night minimum stay
£375
for 3 nights
From
£125
£551
 
 
Easter
23 Mar 2018 - 12 Apr 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£731
for 7 nights
£731
 
 
Spring
13 Apr 2018 - 24 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£426
for 3 nights
From
£142
£625
 
 
May Half Term
25 May 2018 - 31 May 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£879
for 7 nights
£879
 
 
Early Summer
1 Jun 2018 - 28 Jun 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£731
for 7 nights
£731
 
 
Summer
29 Jun 2018 - 30 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£1,272
for 7 nights
£1,272
 
 
Late Summer
31 Aug 2018 - 13 Sep 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£879
for 7 nights
£879
 
 
September 1
14 Sep 2018 - 20 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£507
for 3 nights
From
£169
£731
 
 
September 2
21 Sep 2018 - 27 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£426
for 3 nights
From
£142
£625
 
 
Autumn
28 Sep 2018 - 18 Oct 2018
3 night minimum stay
£375
for 3 nights
From
£125
£551
 
 
Oct Half Term
19 Oct 2018 - 1 Nov 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£763
for 7 nights
£763
 
 
Winter
2 Nov 2018 - 20 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
£375
for 3 nights
From
£125
£551
 
 
Festive
21 Dec 2018 - 3 Jan 2019
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£975
for 7 nights
£975
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£485
for 7 nights
£485
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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