The 2 bedroom self catering apartment in Porthleven, South West Cornwall is on the first floor of this large character cottage in the conservation area of Porthleven, and has its own separate entrance. There is a balcony with table and chairs, and off-road parking for one vehicle is provided in the grounds of the property - a rarity in Porthleven. The holiday property is close to the harbour and local amenities. Well behaved dogs are welcome by prior arrangement*. Saturday changeover.
The 'Gables' is one of the oldest properties in Porthleven, SW Cornwall. It is privately owned and divided into two flats, with the proprietors living on the ground floor. It is close to shops, cafes, restaurants etc. and only 2-3 minutes walk from the picturesque harbour, beyond which is the beach.
The accommodation sleeps 5 people and comprises: balcony, lobby, dining area, kitchen/lounge, shower room with WC and wash basin. There are two bedrooms. The large main bedroom has a double bed and a single folding guest bed bed if required. The 2nd bedroom has a triple sleeper bunk bed, i.e. a 4' wide double underneath a single upper.
Facilities include: satellite TV, DVD player/recorder. wi fi, electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, electric convector heater and fan heaters. In the event of cold weather, central heating is provided. Electricity is by coin operated meter which takes £1 coins. There is off-road parking for one vehicle.
There is a selection of DVD's available to view and also some books.
Porthleven is a picturesque fishing village nestled around its own harbour in Mounts Bay on the south coast of Cornwall. Just past the harbour there is a long stretch of beach almost 3 miles long.
Local services include: 3 public houses, Post Office, launderette, takeaways, shops, cafes and restaurants, local craft workshops, supermarket, church and chapel, small outdoor craft market in summer.
There are lovely local walks and west of Porthleven, along the cliffs, the scenery is stunning and in the distance one can see the ruins of the old copper mines. Close by, to the east, is the beautiful Penrose Estate, where one can walk through the wooded valley around Loe Pool, a large freshwater lake separated from the sea by a sandbar.
Further Details: The apartment will be ready for occupation from 3.00 p.m. Changeover day is Saturday and you are asked please to vacate the property by 10.00 a.m. on the day of departure to allow time for cleaning etc.
Please note that hire of bed linen and towels is not included in the price.However, if it is not convenient for you to provide your own bed linen we can supply this at an extra weekly cost of £8 per person. However, if you prefer to bring your own covers etc., for each double bed you will need to supply a double duvet cover four pillowcases and a sheet. The single folding bed and the top bunk each require a single duvet cover, pillowcase and sheet.
*Well behaved dogs are welcome, but not on the furniture please. We also ask that you ensure your dog is not left alone in the property at any time. An extra weekly charge if £12 is made for a dog.