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Puffins in Packet Quays, Falmouth

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View over the garden terrace
Excellent
54 reviews
View over the garden terrace
Late afternoon view from Puffins
Entering Puffins
Dining area and lounge as seen from terrace
Welcome tray on arrival
Puffins' modern integrated kitchen
One of Puffins' magnificent sunrises
The terrace on a summer morning
Sunrise over Queen Wharf, Falmouth Docks
Seasonal containers on Puffins' terrace
Terrace garden detail (Spring)
Terrace garden detail
View from the mezzanine
From beside Puffins' comfortable king size bed
Another view of the bed, which can easily be rolled out if access from both sides is desired.
A glimpse of the pristine shower room
Walking down the Old High Street from Puffins
Puffins' location within the award-winning Packet Quays complex (from the water)
Evening view from Prince of Wales Pier at the bottom of the Old High Street
Queen Wharf, Falmouth Docks
Pendennis Castle, Falmouth, built by Henry VIII  to protect Falmouth harbour
Swanpool beach, one of Falmouth\'s beautiful beaches
Trebah Gardens, one of the many exotic gardens near Falmouth (Autumn)
Perannporth Beach (Winter)
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Overview
Condo/Apartment -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Falmouth, Cornwall, England
Perfect for couples all year round, this beautifully designed, immaculately maintained, self-catering studio flat provides magnificent views from throughout the flat across the Fal Estuary with its network of creeks and rivers and colourful boating activities.

Situated in historic Packet Quays, Puffins is a great location all year round for visiting any of Falmouth's many attractions on foot, including Pendennis Castle, the National Maritime Museum, beaches and many wonderful gardens. Alternatively explore the traditional waterways by ferry, boat tour or chartered yacht. Or, as any easy day trip, visit any of Cornwall's famous sites, from Tintagel and the Eden Project to The Lizard and Land's End.

Within minutes walk of pubs and superb restaurants; banks and supermarkets; galleries, antiques and craft shops. Those who enjoy...
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Listing #FKN2317374
About the Owner
Mary Lynn R
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
The owner, Mary Lynn, manages all aspects of the holiday rentals from web design, through on-line booking management and direct communication with guests, to cleaning and caring for the terrace garden for changeovers. Mary Lynn and her husband live nearby and are always available to help guests. While we are always happy to meet guests in person, we like our guests to feel completely at home in Puffins and we respect their privacy.
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Reviewed 29 April 2017

This is an accurately described rental apartment and hard to think of anything else that could be provided. The arrival info, contact details etc are well documented and the standard of fittings throughout is excellent. The parking is secure, the space is tight largely because...More

Thank twolancastrians
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Although my wife did the booking I always do our reviews on Trip Advisor. We stayed at the apartment from 13th to 18th March after spending 4 days with our grandchildren in Taunton, Somerset. When we arrived we were treated to a bottle of wine,...More

Thank Ian P
Management response:Responded 24 March 2017

Thank you, Ian and Lis. It was a pleasure having you as our guests at Puffins and we are happy you enjoyed your stay. We do try to forewarn guests that the parking space is tight, hoping that if they have more than one car...More

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Reviewed 11 November 2016

Luckily we booked this property well ahead of our intended stay, as it is very popular, including repeat business. Communications with the absentee owner (Mary Lynn) were answered promptly, and a locally based housekepper was contactable if needed. The property is superbly located in a...More

Thank Uhuru6948
Management response:Responded 11 November 2016

Thank you very much for taking the time to write such an informative and comrehensive review. We hope you've had a good trip back home to New Zealand and carry with you good memories of this trip to Europe. While we were until recently absentee...More

Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (3)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Garage
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 King
Availability
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 7 nights --
AU$1,117
GBP 630
14 Jul 2018 -
31 Aug 2018
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7 nights --
AU$1,366
GBP 770
1 Sep 2018 -
28 Sep 2018
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7 nights --
AU$1,241
GBP 700
29 Sep 2018 -
2 Nov 2018
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7 nights --
AU$993
GBP 560
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Australian Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Fees
  • Third party booking fee (e.g. thru TripAdvisor): AU$27 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Taxes and changeover fee are included. A £50 security deposit is charged when an accompanying dog is accepted off-season. There is no facility for additional guests. Minimum stay one week mid-March through October . Minimum stay 4 nights November through mid-March.
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Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Newquay: 48.0 km
Railway: Falmouth Town Station: 1.5 km
We provide clear directions and information for guests about the apartment and the town three weeks before arrival, and bring special events to our guests' attention when relevant.
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 1.5 km.
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