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BASKING SHARK, lovely cozy cottage with great sea views by the beach

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Overview
Cottage -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Sennen, Cornwall, England
“A little piece of heaven . . .”
That's how the local postman has described Vellandreath, a lovely and hidden corner of West Penwith in Far West Cornwall overlooking the wide sweep of Whitesands Bay, Sennen.

Well appointed in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty – a haven for botanists, wildlife enthusiasts, beachcombers, climbers, ramblers and watermen – this delightful Holiday Cottage in Cornwall by the Sea is set in the privately owned, unspoilt 8-acre Vellandreath Valley in Sennen, next to the beach, bordered by a stream and sand dunes offering spectacular panoramic sea views all year round.

Converted with flair and imagination this quiet and magical setting is only accessible on foot down the sandy beach path from Sunny Corner Lane, Sennen, Cornwall.

This open-plan studio cottage has stunning sea views, exposed granite wall...
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Listing #HL576136
About the Manager
Adam Barnes Cornish Cottages (Property Manager Vellandreath Cornish Cottages)
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:10%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:July 2012
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Reviewed 3 August 2018

We spent 2 weeks in Basking Shark in June and fell in love with it! The location of these cottages is incredible - so close to the beach. The garden of Basking Shark has the best sea views of them all. The coastal path does...More

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Reviewed 24 November 2016

We stayed in this cottage in November (actually we are still here). The location is beautiful with sea views from the two front windows. The beach itself is about 250 metres from the cottage. No vehicles are allowed here at all and cars have to...More

1  Thank Sue J
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Reviewed 5 July 2015

We have just returned from a one week stay at the Basking Shark, what can I stay, we loved it, the valley that the cottage is in is so peaceful and the views are breathtaking!!! The cottage is small but big enough for 2 and...More

1  Thank dogsey24
Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 Queen
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Fees
  • Pet charge (max 2 ): AU$46 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: AU$370 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
The Post Office is opposite the Costcutter Villages store and is situate on the A30 Lands End Road, Sennen just 1 mile away. Sennen Cove Stores are located in Sennen Cove opposite the Lifeboat House. Fish and chips are available both in Sennen and Sennen Cove (1 mile) Sennen's Farmers market is held every Tuesday morning at Sennen school, just half a mile away. Sample the delights of (very) local farm produce and a spectacular array of arts and crafts. Tesco, Sainsburys and Morrisons are situated on the A30 in Penzance 8 miles away. Further Shopping is also available here. If you dont feel like cooking then why not let someone else do it for you? Sample the delights of the Atlantic Ocean and Westcountry Farms prepared by some of the great restaurants, bistro's and pubs in the area... more
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: newquay: 90.0 km
Railway: penzance: 15.0 km
Ferry: plymouth: 120.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.2 km.
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