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Mike Jarvis

Member since: 2014
Speaks English
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Enys Boathouse - a Unique Rural Retreat in Cornwall

1 Review
Bedrooms 2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 - 14 nights

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Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday cabin in Camborne, Redruth & Hayle - Enys Boathouse

Cabin, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4

***Complimentary bottle of wine for all summer bookings made by June 30th***

Enys Boathouse offers self catering accommodation in rural Cornwall. Situated in the heart of a Cornish village, our holiday let is deceptively spacious and comfortably furnished, sleeping up to four people.

Enys Boathouse is a unique wooden structure based on the Bolney Ferry Boathouse on the River Thames. This charming property benefits from its own private terrace with panoramic westerly views out over the countryside. Although not near to water, it does boast distant sea views.

The village of Porkellis is ideal for those seeking a quiet, rural holiday let in Cornwall.

The boathouse offers versatile self catering accommodation suitable for families, couples or groups of friends. The main living area converts into a double bedroom; a comfy double sofa bed provides the main sleeping facilities but there is also a single fold-away bed as well as an additional small sofa bed.

For smaller children there is the added excitement of sleeping in the Crow’s Nest - only accessible via a loft ladder - a cosy sleeping space that is ideal for younger children but is easily spacious enough for two adults, should you prefer.

All bedding is provided.

When the beds are not in use, the open plan living space is great for entertaining. A TV, with Freeview, DVD player, Video player, CD player and iPod docking station are included. WiFi is also available.

A sailors kitchen awaits for those who enjoy cooking and guests also have use of a BBQ. However, for those who prefer to eat out, the local pub - offering good value food and drink - is just a minute’s walk away.

Kitchen facilities include:

- Microwave

- Portable Oven and hob

- Small fridge and freezer

- Fold-away surface space

- Kettle

- On-demand hot water

Elsewhere, there is also a small dining table and, for when the sun is shining, an outdoor table, chairs and parasol are also at hand.

Enys Boathouse boasts a cosy shower room, toilet and wash basin - towels will be provided.

Should you need to wash or dry your clothes, there is also a small room located on the ground floor (where parking is also available). Here you will find a washing machine and tumble drier as well as clothes line, BBQ and deck chairs.

For those looking short breaks in Cornwall, we are happy to offer rates for minimum stays of four nights. For those looking for a weekly holiday let in Cornwall we are happy to negotiate on the change-over day, if Saturday is not convenient.

Porkellis is perfectly situated; it is a quiet country village, surrounded by green fields, yet ideally located for access to both north and south coasts, the busy towns of Helston, Falmouth and Truro and many visitor attractions.

More Details
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Mike Jarvis (Owner)
Member since: 2014
Speaks English


1 holidaymaker review

Enys Boathouse - a Unique Rural Retreat in Cornwall
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews


  • 5 of 5

Wundervolles kleines Häuschen. Ideal für ein Paar oder eine Familie mit zwei Kindern. Zwar nicht am Meer gelegen, aber mit dem Auto ist es nicht weit zu Stränden und anderen reizvollen Ausflugszielen. Das Boathouse ist sehr gepflegt und liebevoll eingerichtet.

Das Vermieter-Ehepaar ist sehr, sehr nett und hilfsbereit. Vielen Dank für den fantastischen Aufenthalt!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 30, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thankyou very much for the lovely review, we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and hope you will stay with us again.
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Nearest Airport
33 Miles
Newquay Cornwall Airport
Nearest Barpub
50 Metres
Nearest Ferry
67 Miles
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Nearest Train
6 Miles
Nearest Motorway
6 Miles
Nearest Beach
8 Miles
Car: recommended

We are only 30 seconds' walk from the village pub.

Walks on Porkellis Moor can be completed from the boathouse door.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cabin in Porkellis, Camborne, Redruth & Hayle

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
July 2016
1 Jul 2016 - 29 Jul 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
August 2016
30 Jul 2016 - 3 Sep 2016
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
September 2016
4 Sep 2016 - 30 Sep 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
autumn 2016
1 Oct 2016 - 21 Oct 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
oct half term
22 Oct 2016 - 28 Oct 2016
7 night minimum stay
xmas 2016
17 Dec 2016 - 2 Jan 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Summer 2017
22 Jul 2017 - 2 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
14 night minimum stay
for 14 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Please note for bookings of 3 or more an additional person charge of £25 per person will be added to the price of the booking.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin in Camborne, Redruth & Hayle in Cornwall

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • rural
  • village
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Rustic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , studio doubles as lounge and bedroom
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , Crow's Nest - only accessible via loft ladder
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • MP3 Dock
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

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