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Stunning 2 bedroom apartment with amazing views and allocated secure parking

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Details
Property
apartment
People
4
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
7 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday apartment in Falmouth - Byron's Retreat

2 bedroom, 2 bathroom, WiFi and an easy walk into Falmouth Town Centre

With panoramic views over the bustling harbour of Falmouth and across to Flushing in the distance, this second floor apartment (a lift is available) is the perfect choice for those who love activities of a nautical nature.

With the views available from Byron’s Retreat you’d be forgiven for wanting to just camp out on the balcony. Located just behind Event Square – home to the National Maritime Museum and several fantastic restaurants including Rick Stein’s Fish & Chips – the property enjoys a truly jaw dropping location that offers unrivalled vistas of Falmouth Harbour and the surrounding coastline.

The property has been built to keep these views at the centre of your experience, and features plenty of large windows so that whichever room you’re in you will always benefit from a stunning backdrop. For instance the open plan living and dining area features dual aspect windows, and doors that lead out to a wraparound balcony.

Inside you’ll find the living area set out with sofas and chairs ready to welcome you after a busy day sampling what Falmouth has to offer. In the unlikely event that you get bored of the view, there is a flatscreen TV and DVD player provided so you can keep yourself entertained. The dining table is located near to the window to make the most of the activities on the water.

The stylish kitchen comes with pale worktops and eye-catching blue cabinets, as well as the usual things you’d expect from a quality self-catering property – an electric oven and hob, dishwasher, and washer-dryer.

As well as a super king-size bed, the main bedroom enjoys the luxury of an en-suite shower room. The second bedroom features zip-link beds, allowing you to create a king-size bed, or twin singles: whatever your group requires. The family bathroom is decorated in calming neutral tones, and features a bath with shower over, WC, basin, and heated towel rail – because getting out of the shower and wrapping yourself in a warm and fluffy towel is a simple luxury that makes a lot of difference!

Byron’s Retreat offers you a golden opportunity to enjoy everything Falmouth has to offer from an exclusive development in a stunning location.

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible

Property Manager
Stuart Cousins
Speaks English, French, German
Calendar last updated:
29 November, 2016
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Reviews

4.8/5 -
(5 traveller reviews)

Stunning 2 bedroom apartment with amazing views and allocated secure parking
average rating of 4.8 based on 5 reviews
4

Cosy Cottage - Highly Recommended

  • 4 of 5

What a beautiful cottage! Extremely cosy and ideally suited for a family holiday. The en-suite bathroom adds a touch of luxury and it's very well decorated throughout. Flushing is a tiny village, but with the lovely five minute boat ride across to the town of Falmouth, you get the best of both worlds - a small village and a thriving town. The price at the time of year we went (just before the Easter holidays) was also very reasonable.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 10, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Such an amazing view!

  • 5 of 5

The fact that we could park the car and then wander into the lovely town of Falmouth was the reason we booked this apartment, but the views were the reason we couldn't leave! We didn't turn on the TV as were always drawn to the window where we sat with a cup of tea in the morning (and a glass of wine in the evening!) and watched the comings and goings of the harbour - we need to return as there is so much to do here!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 26, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

A wonderful holiday!

  • 5 of 5

We were looking for somewhere to enjoy the fresh Cornish Air, great food and friendly locals. In the evening, close the door light a fire and pour a glass of wine...and that is just what we found!! Thank you for sharing your lovely home, warm cosy and welcoming - everything we needed for a wonderful holiday.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 26, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

The perfect waterside house!

  • 5 of 5

This house easily exceeded our expectations in every way. Set in a very exclusive marina development behind electric security gates we really felt as though we were VIP's! The decor was exquisite and we felt privileged to be staying there. The views across the marina basin were enchanting, we sat on the terrace for hours with a glass of fizz and our books!

What was even more amazing was the location. Although it was very peaceful and serene, we were literally a few hundred yards from the Events Square. We enjoyed fish and chips at Rick Stein's a couple of times, and The Shack is also to be recommended for great steaks.

All in all an absolutely first class house in a brilliant location. Very highly recommended!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 14, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Super central location with AMAZING views

  • 5 of 5

We were very impressed with Larboard. The apartment is part of the Packet Quays development right on the edge of the water. We hardly glanced at the TV for the whole week, the views across the bay were so amazing we could hardly drag ourselves away from the window or off the terrace!

Nicely furnished, it was actually even better than we were expecting, which makes a pleasant change when compared to some of the apartments we have stayed in. The bathroom had recently been fully refurbished, and the heating was very efficient, important bearing in mind we visited in December when it was pretty miserable outside.

The underground car park was very secure and close to the apartment.

The highlight of the week was watching the New Year fireworks all over the bay from the balcony and then a huge storm unfold across the water. The lighting was incredible and it is something we will remember for many years to come!

Easy booking process, could not fault the agent who was a pleasure to deal with and sent very clear instructions followed up with a call to make sure we were settled in and happy. Really first class service and we will definitely come back again.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 3, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Newquay
Nearest Ferry
0.5 Miles
Falmouth
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Falmouth Golf Club
Nearest Train
0.25 Miles
Falmouth Docks
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Falmouth
Car: not necessary

Coast/Beach

Falmouth has three excellent sandy beaches just a short walk from High Shore

Golf

Falmouth has a number of excellent Golf courses nearby, Falmouth pitch and putt is also a few miles away.

Special Interest Holidays

This south coast of Cornwall is renowned for its wonderful Sailing waters - there is plenty of choice for getting on the water in Falmouth whether its on a relaxing river cruise or an exhilarating wildlife safari. There is also a network of ferries and a water taxi to ensure you are never left high and dry!

How to get there

Once here, a car isn't necessary. Falmouth Docks railway station is just 0.2 miles while the Prince of Wales Pier with it passenger ferries to Flushing, St Mawes & up the Fal to Truro is also a short walk. Newquay airport is around 30 miles away.

Distances

Beaches 0.5 miles

Helford River 5 miles

Trebah & Glendurgan Gardens 6 miles

Lost Gardens of Heligan 25 miles

St Michael's Mount 25 miles

St Ives 28 miles

Eden Project 30 miles

Lands End 38 miles.

Further Details

The National Maritime Museum Cornwall and Pendennis Castle are located in Falmouth, there are restaurants to suit all tastes from fish & chips to Rick Stein's Oyster Bar.

The beaches of Gyllyngvase, Castle, Swanpool and Maenporth are less than a mile away or while you are here why not learn to sail, powerboat, or even dive?! Day boat hire or kayaks are also available for a relaxing trip up the River Fal exploring all the creeks on the way.

There are plenty of Nautical events including the Falmouth Week, The International Sea Shanty Festival, The Fish Festival and the Oyster Festival.

The capital city of Cornwall Truro is less than half an hours drive (or boat ride) and is famous for its Cathedral and award-winning Hall for Cornwall.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Falmouth, Truro & Falmouth area

Rental Basis:
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Manager accepts payment in:
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Weekly Rate
5 Nov 2016 - 2 Dec 2016
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£425
for 7 nights
£425
 
 
Weekly Rate
3 Dec 2016 - 16 Dec 2016
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7 night minimum stay
£395
for 7 nights
£395
 
 
Christmas and New Year
23 Dec 2016 - 5 Jan 2017
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7 night minimum stay
£795
for 7 nights
£795
 
 
Weekly Rate
7 Jan 2017 - 3 Feb 2017
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7 night minimum stay
£395
for 7 nights
£395
 
 
Weekly Rate
4 Feb 2017 - 10 Feb 2017
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7 night minimum stay
£425
for 7 nights
£425
 
 
Weekly Rate
11 Feb 2017 - 17 Feb 2017
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7 night minimum stay
£525
for 7 nights
£525
 
 
Weekly Rate
18 Feb 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
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7 night minimum stay
£425
for 7 nights
£425
 
 
Weekly Rate
1 Apr 2017 - 7 Apr 2017
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7 night minimum stay
£750
for 7 nights
£750
 
 
Weekly Rate
8 Apr 2017 - 21 Apr 2017
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7 night minimum stay
£895
for 7 nights
£895
 
 
Weekly Rate
22 Apr 2017 - 28 Apr 2017
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7 night minimum stay
£550
for 7 nights
£550
 
 
Weekly Rate
29 Apr 2017 - 5 May 2017
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7 night minimum stay
£750
for 7 nights
£750
 
 
Weekly Rate
6 May 2017 - 26 May 2017
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7 night minimum stay
£695
for 7 nights
£695
 
 
Weekly Rate
27 May 2017 - 2 Jun 2017
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7 night minimum stay
£995
for 7 nights
£995
 
 
Weekly Rate
3 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
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7 night minimum stay
£895
for 7 nights
£895
 
 
Weekly Rate
1 Jul 2017 - 7 Jul 2017
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7 night minimum stay
£995
for 7 nights
£995
 
 
Weekly Rate
8 Jul 2017 - 14 Jul 2017
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7 night minimum stay
£1,150
for 7 nights
£1,150
 
 
Weekly Rate
15 Jul 2017 - 21 Jul 2017
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7 night minimum stay
£1,250
for 7 nights
£1,250
 
 
Weekly Rate
22 Jul 2017 - 25 Aug 2017
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7 night minimum stay
£1,495
for 7 nights
£1,495
 
 
Weekly Rate
26 Aug 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
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7 night minimum stay
£1,250
for 7 nights
£1,250
 
 
Weekly Rate
2 Sep 2017 - 8 Sep 2017
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7 night minimum stay
£1,095
for 7 nights
£1,095
 
 
Weekly Rate
9 Sep 2017 - 15 Sep 2017
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7 night minimum stay
£995
for 7 nights
£995
 
 
Weekly Rate
16 Sep 2017 - 22 Sep 2017
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7 night minimum stay
£850
for 7 nights
£850
 
 
Weekly Rate
23 Sep 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
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7 night minimum stay
£750
for 7 nights
£750
 
 
Weekly Rate
30 Sep 2017 - 6 Oct 2017
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7 night minimum stay
£650
for 7 nights
£650
 
 
Weekly Rate
7 Oct 2017 - 20 Oct 2017
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7 night minimum stay
£525
for 7 nights
£525
 
 
Weekly Rate
21 Oct 2017 - 27 Oct 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£695
for 7 nights
£695
 
 
Weekly Rate
28 Oct 2017 - 3 Nov 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£495
for 7 nights
£495
 
 
Weekly Rate
4 Nov 2017 - 1 Dec 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£425
for 7 nights
£425
 
 
Weekly Rate
2 Dec 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£395
for 7 nights
£395
 
 
Christmas & New Year
23 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£795
for 7 nights
£795
 

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Falmouth in Cornwall

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • town
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Lift
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • We provide one bath and one hand towel per person
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • We provide all bed linen, the second bedroom can be made up as a double on request
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

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