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Ground floor one bedroom apartment - just a 200m level walk to the harbour

People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Property
apartment
People
4
Bedrooms
1
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
7 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 1 bedroom holiday apartment in Mevagissey - The Old Shop apartment

Ground floor apartment sleeping 2 + 2. Only 20 metres from car park

The Old Shop apartment is a one bedroom ground floor apartment with a sofa bed in the lounge. With all rooms on the same level, this property is ideal for anyone who prefers not to use stairs.

Situated 200 metres from the harbour and just 20 metres from the car park, this property is ideal for all to explore the region with beaches, cliff-top walks and the Lost Gardens of Heligan only minutes away. Perfectly located in the village, the apartment is just a short level walk to the restaurants and pubs in the narrow cobbled streets, but far out enough from the hustle and bustle to be quieter at night.

The property has been renovated to a high standard with double glazing throughout. There is a well equipped kitchen and the dining area has a table to comfortably seat 4 people. There is a 40 inch TV with DVD player (with lots of DVDs) plus an Xbox (with games) in the lounge and further TV's in the bedroom and dining area. The sofa bed in the lounge (new for 2016) opens out to sleeps 2 children and has a pocket sprung mattress, making a comfortable double bed. The bedroom has a kingsize bed, wardrobe and chests of drawers. The wetroom, with under-floor heating, is equipped with a power shower, toilet and basin. All other rooms have modern electric wall heaters and there is an air-conditioning unit in the lounge.

Weekly rates include electricity, linen and towels. Parking permits are available for the discounted rate of £35 per week. A "disabled" parking space very close to the apartment can be requested (as the car park is privately owned, this is also £35 per week)

Sorry, no pets allowed and this has been our policy since the renovation works were completed.

A travel cot and high-chair are available at no extra cost.

Saturday is our normal changeover day and we operate on a weekly basis.

Christmas holiday 2016:

Stay from 7 to 10 nights arriving between Saturday 17th December 2016 and departing by 10am Tuesday 27th December 2016. Please contact us for further details.

If you are interested in dates after October 2017 please get in touch for a quote.

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

Owner
John Bourne
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
10 November, 2016
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Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(17 traveller reviews)

Ground floor one bedroom apartment - just a 200m level walk to the harbour
average rating of 4.9411764 based on 17 reviews
5

Excellent stay at The Old Shop!

  • 5 of 5

Arrived back home on Saturday 17/9/16 after a fantastic week at The Old Shop apartment. Tastefully decorated to a high standard and spotlessly clean,it is fully equipped with everything you need for a self-catering holiday and very comfortable - a real home from home. It is conveniently located within walking distance of pubs, shops, restaurants, and the car park sits just across the road. We definitely made the right choice in booking this accommodation and we highly recommend staying there. Loved The Old Shop and loved Mevagissey.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
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Beautiful apartment

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I spent a lovely week in the Old shop apartment, we couldn't have asked for anywhere better to stay. The apartment was clean, stylish and very comfortable. We were just over the road from the car park (a discounted parking permit was included) which is a real bonus in Mevagissey and only a short walk from the harbour, shops and pubs.The weather we had was great and so the air con unit was very welcome. The communication with the owners John and Kate prior to our arrival was excellent and covered everything that we needed to know, we found them very friendly and welcoming when we met them on the day we arrived.The fresh flowers, tea,coffee, milk and biscuits was a lovely touch. We will definitely be staying again.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
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No expense spared and everything thought of.

  • 5 of 5

The apartment is well positioned about 200yards from the harbour. It is immaculate throughout and finished to a high standard. all furnishings and equipment provided is good quality branded (it was great to have cooking knives that actually cut!)

Kate and John are lovely and rightly very proud of the apartment. They showed us round and nothing was too much trouble for them. Kate even showed my children round the lounge, showed them the x box and other things adults are not interested in! They were a delight to deal with and even let us in ridiculously early!

It was so convenient and comfortable. We loved it and can't wait to come back.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
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Perfectly positioned ,clean and well maintained apartment

  • 4 of 5

The apartment was attractively furnished with everything you could possibly need to make your stay a home from home. The car park that the owner arranged for us was just over the road from the apartment and economically priced. Megavissey's harbour was just a short stroll away, and there was a good choice of pubs and restaurants. There was also many other attractions and places to visit within easy reach of the village. Overall our stay was very enjoyable and we would recommend the old shop apartment.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
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Lovely break

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed in the apartment above (courtyard cottage) and this apartment is every bit as good even though it is much more compact. There were 4 of us on this occasion inc a 2 yr old infant and there was enough space so we weren't falling over each other.

The apartment is spotless and very well thought out and in a really good location for the harbour which is a very short leisurely stroll and the car park is just meters away without being a nuisance.

On arrival there were fresh flowers and a large bottle of milk. Also some Cornish biscuits in a decorative box.

Plenty of instructions on how to operate the equipment and waste disposal etc and some helpful hints on where to eat.

Even before arrival John makes good communication to ensure everything is as planned.

We would highly recommend this or the courtyard cottage to anyone considering a break in Cornwall. It really is perfect.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
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Little Gem in Mevagissey

  • 5 of 5

The Old Shop is perfectly situated just two minutes walk from the harbour and shops of Mevagissey. It's really well equipped - three TVs and a really comfortable bed - and has been very tastefully modernised. We had a great week!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
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Location

Nearest Airport
22 Miles
Newquay
Nearest Barpub
200 Metres
Several to choose from near to the harbour
Nearest Ferry
250 Metres
Mevagissey to Fowey
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
St Austell Golf Club
Nearest Train
6 Miles
St Austell
Nearest Restaurant
200 Metres
Several to choose from near to the harbour
Nearest Beach
1.5 Miles
Portmellon
Car: not necessary

The South West of Cornwall has a wide variety of attractions to explore. With it's mild climate Cornwall is home to many gardens and National Trust properties. The Eden Project and the Tall Ships Harbour in Charlestown are both within 10 miles of Mevagissey and Truro with its magnificent cathedral and numerous shops is 20 miles away. Fowey, Gorran Haven and the Roseland Penninsula are also popular local destinations. Walk along rugged coastal paths or long sandy beaches, Cornwall has something for everyone, young or old.

Mevagissey has numerous restaurants and family friendly pubs, often hosting live music. Being small, Mevagissey has escaped the commercialisation of other Cornish seaside destinations and has a selection of interesting independent shops. Having made its wealth from pilchard fishing, Mevagissey once had 9 butchers shops. With its double harbour, Mevagissey is one of only a few working fishing villages left in Cornwall and you can take a pleasure cruise or try mackerel fishing whilst enjoying the glorious views of the Cornish coastline where you may catch a glimpse of seals, dolphins or basking sharks. There is a model railway and free museum within the village along with an activity centre which has a variety of activities. There is also a local scuba-diving club and the Pentewan cycle trail has lots of level stretches through the woods following the river. Towards the end of June Mevagissey celebrates Feast Week, a week of family fun, music, and floral dances through the streets. There is a small beach in the harbour and Portmellon and Pentewan beaches are nearby. New Year's Eve is not to be missed as all the locals are in fancy dress so don't forget your outfit to see in the New Year.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Mevagissey, Newquay & St Austell area

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Low Season
29 Oct 2016 - 16 Dec 2016
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£235
for 7 nights
£235
 
 
Christmas
17 Dec 2016 - 26 Dec 2016
7 night minimum stay
£450
for 7 nights
£450
 
 
New Year
27 Dec 2016 - 2 Jan 2017
7 night minimum stay
£500
for 7 nights
£500
 
 
Low Season
7 Jan 2017 - 17 Feb 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£235
for 7 nights
£235
 
 
Half Term
18 Feb 2017 - 24 Feb 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£295
for 7 nights
£295
 
 
Low Season
25 Feb 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£235
for 7 nights
£235
 
 
Easter
1 Apr 2017 - 21 Apr 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£375
for 7 nights
£375
 
 
Mid Season
22 Apr 2017 - 26 May 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£325
for 7 nights
£325
 
 
Whitsun
27 May 2017 - 2 Jun 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£525
for 7 nights
£525
 
 
Mid Season
3 Jun 2017 - 23 Jun 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£425
for 7 nights
£425
 
 
Feast Week Celebrations
24 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£495
for 7 nights
£495
 
 
Early Summer Season
1 Jul 2017 - 7 Jul 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£450
for 7 nights
£450
 
 
High Season
8 Jul 2017 - 14 Jul 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£595
for 7 nights
£595
 
 
High Season
15 Jul 2017 - 21 Jul 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£600
for 7 nights
£600
 
 
High Season
22 Jul 2017 - 25 Aug 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£650
for 7 nights
£650
 
 
High Season
26 Aug 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£595
for 7 nights
£595
 
 
Mid Season
2 Sep 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£425
for 7 nights
£425
 
 
Mid Season
30 Sep 2017 - 20 Oct 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£325
for 7 nights
£325
 
 
Half Term
21 Oct 2017 - 27 Oct 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£415
for 7 nights
£415
 
 
Low Season
28 Oct 2017 - 15 Dec 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£235
for 7 nights
£235
 
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£235
for 7 nights
£235
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £100

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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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Mevagissey in Newquay & St Austell area

Property Type:
  • apartment
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • village
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Wetroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Video Games
Suitability:
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

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