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Penlowen an eco holiday let

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the view from the living room
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living room
woodburner lit
downstairs bedroom
kitchen
kitchen
organic towels
shower room
hallway
back garden
outdoor dining
garden
Talland Bay
Polperro
Cove nearby
Kayaking in Fowey
Eden Project
Water sports at Siblyback Lake
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 5
Polperro, Cornwall, England
Penlowen (run by myself, a marine biologist and my musician husband) provides affordable eco-friendly holiday accommodation for people who wish to enjoy Cornwall's coastline and gorgeous oldy-worldy village of Polperro. The recently renovated, boutique style living accommodation is light airy with sea views, new beds, quality bed linen, fresh flowers and a locally sourced cream tea on arrival. We provide organic towels and eco friendly organic and fairly traded products and we can provide organic vegetable boxes (subject to order). We have wonderful views of the coastline and through the large patio door in the upstairs living room you can enjoy watching the changes and moods of the water all day long. Unlike most properties in the village, who are unable to offer parking outside the properties, Penlowen is easily accessible by... Read more
About the Owner, The O
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 3 days ago
Listed since : Jan 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 30 reviews and 1 property
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jonesie19...
Looe, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 15 January 2018 for a stay in January 2018

What a lovely Cornish gem! We spent a long weekend at Penlowen this January and loved it’s cosy atmosphere. It is just a short (and beautiful) walk along the coastal path to the village of Polperro and just a 10 minute drive to Looe. It’s location is very peaceful and it’s views are amazing. We really enjoyed our stay.

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Esme S
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
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Reviewed 15 January 2018 for a stay in January 2018

I visited Penlowen over Christmas with my partner after coming once last year and loving it. Sue and Colin once again made sure that we felt fully at home by putting up a lovely little Christmas tree in the spacious living room and hanging tinsel across all of the pictures. It truly was a beautiful sight. We spent the evenings...

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Vaughan S
1 review
Reviewed 1 December 2017 for a stay in November 2017

This is one of the best we have stayed in, the accommodation is everything you could wish for. The hosts Sue and Colin are totally charming and nothing is too much trouble for them and they make sure that your stay is as perfect as possible. Our only regret!!! we didnt stay longer but we hope to remedy that soon....

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Amenities
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (5)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Playground
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Staffed Property
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Upstairs
The living area is light and airy and includes a dining area and a large window with views out to sea. There is a variety of books and games, SKY TV. There is a stylish wood burner for those cosy nights in.
Upstairs Loo.
The kitchen is well equipped with a Belfast sink and a small table. A highchair is available.
The main bedroom is light and airy with a kingsized bed

Downstairs
The bedroom two single beds with one being a Linea pull out trundle bed. There is also a travel cot available.
The downstairs shower room is newly renovated and has a shower, loo and sink. There is also a baby bath available
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Bathrooms
    1 Half bath
    1 Shower
Bedrooms
    3 Twins
    1 Crib
    1 King
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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 3 nights
$177
GBP 100
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3 Jan 2018 -
23 Mar 2018
Winter
3 nights
$140
GBP 79
$744
GBP 420
24 Mar 2018 -
13 Apr 2018
Easter
3 nights
$195
GBP 110
$974
GBP 550
14 Apr 2018 -
30 Apr 2018
spring
3 nights
$159
GBP 90
$850
GBP 480
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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.
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About the neighbourhood
Situated on the spectacular South Cornwall Coast in a largely unspoilt area of the South West, Penlowen is an ideal location to access the coastal path and an abundance of coves and beaches. The closest beach is Talland Bay, just a short walk away. The cove is steeped in history and, in the past, was frequently used by smugglers. The unspoilt cove remains a hidden treasure, and is ideal for snorkeling, swimming or relaxing on the beach. The beach cafe also hires kayaks and provides a selection of home-baked food.

After a ten minute walk down the hill you will reach the historic and picturesque village of Polperro. The quaint fishing village has narrow streets and whitewashed cottages. There are plenty of coffee houses, restaurants and pubs where you can sample the local fish and...
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Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Plymouth: 30.0 km
Railway: Looe: 5.0 km
Ferry: Plymouth: 30.0 km
Bus or train to Looe
From Looe bus or taxi
Car hire Enterprise Rent a car serve Looe
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.5 km.
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