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Puffins in Packet Quays, Falmouth

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 – with it's 20' high window and delightful terrace garden – provides magnificent views from throughout the flat across the Fal Estuary with its network of creeks and rivers and colourful boating activities. There is indeed nothing quite like waking to a sunrise across the water in Puffins' comfortable king-size bed.

Located in historic Packet Quays at the top of the Old High Street, we are within minutes' walk of a great selection of pubs and restaurants, both SPAR and a Tesco Metro, and everything else the vibrant town of Falmouth has to offer.

Many of our guests are delighted to leave their vehicles in our secure parking space and walk or take ferries everywhere they go. But here in Falmouth we are also...
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Listing #FKN2317374
About the Owner
Mary Lynn R
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2010
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

Date of stay: April 2017
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

Date of stay: March 2017
1  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

Date of stay: September 2016
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

  • 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
    1 Full bath
    1 King
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  • Third party booking fee (e.g. thru TripAdvisor): AU$26 / 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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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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