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Geranium Cottage is tucked away up a quiet narrow street, moments from the beach

People8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Cottage in Port Isaac, Cornwall, England - The Property Sleeps 8 In 4 Bedrooms

Geranium Cottage is truly lovely and placed in a perfect position in the heart of this historic village, away from the hustle, but moments from the little harbour, with it's lovely pub and restaurants and Port. The double-fronted cottage was built in 1760 and has 2 ft thick whitewashed walls. As you enter the cottage, you have an open-plan kitchen and dining area which has slate floors and beamed ceilings, a farmhouse table which seats 8 on one side...and a large cosy sitting room with sofa's and a log burner, with TV and video on the the other side.

Up the windy staircase there is 1 double bedroom (with TV) a twin room, a pretty bunk-bed room and a family bathroom. The top floor has a master bedroom with super-king-size bed, (with TV) an en-suite shower room, and lovely views of the village. There is a little courtyard to the front of the property which has the sun all day, room for a BBQ and table and chairs. At the end of the narrow lane is the Nathan Outlaw's Tapas restaurant, the lovely pub, several other restaurants and the Port.

More Details

Owner
Helen Phelps-Palmer
Member since: 2016
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
19 July, 2017

About Helen Phelps-Palmer

We decided we wanted the perfect 'get-away' cottage to escape the hustle and bustle of life, a place where we would holiday with our children but also a place we would equally love going to on our own...and with our friends....in both summer and winter...and after looking for several years we stumbled upon Geranium Cottage and fell in love with it and with the charm of Port Isaac and everything that it and North Cornwall have to offer.

Why Helen Phelps-Palmer chose North Cornwall

We wanted a pretty little cottage that could fit a rather large family and a dog! Which proved quite a difficult task...especially when we had decided where we wanted that cottage to be....so when we were shown Geranium Cottage in Port Isaac, which had the 4 bedrooms.....and was pretty run down, so we could put our mark on it, we knew it was the right cottage for us. The property is in the perfect location in the village, as it is tucked away, but moments from the tiny harbour....and we love Nathan Outlaws tapas bar at the end of the road...what makes this place so special to us is that it is like coming to a different world, and each season is so different and forever changing ... when we are here we feel like we do have time to stand and stare....something which is more often than not missing from our normal lives! Our reviews for the cottage are fantastic, and in some ways possibly too fantastic, which seems a silly thing for us to say...what you will find is a truely lovely cottage, well kept, hopefully with everything you will need for a relaxing holiday in an original fisherman's cottage, in a unique village....and our aim is that our guests will love their stay here, as much as we do.

What makes this cottage unique

We have fantastic restaurants...the best you can eat in, with Nathan Outlaw's Tapas at the end of our street...and his Michelin Star restaurant at the top of the village....The Mote on the front, and the Krab Pot round the corner....to name but a few.... or you can have fresh fish, crab and lobster, from the Platt, caught that day which can be cooked for you if you want to eat at home....and there's also a great pub with fine ales! The Fisherman's Friends sing most Fridays during the summer on the Platt which is truly special. Geranium cottage is the perfect cottage in a great little working Port to enjoy North Cornwall from.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Port Isaac in Saint Endellion

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Family bathroom on First Floor
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , En-suite to Master bedroom on top floor.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - bunk beds
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Master bedroom with en-suit on top floor.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Barbecue
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Attractions:
  • bay
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • golf
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
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Geranium Cottage is tucked away up a quiet narrow street, moments from the beach
average rating of 4.9545455 based on 22 reviews
Grove City, OH 43123
5

Relaxing and inviting property

  • 5 of 5

We highly recommend this beautiful, very clean and spacious cottage. The kitchen was very well equipped. Loved the views from the top floor bedroom. We are looking forward to our next visit to Port Isaac and stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 23, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect place in Port Isaac!

  • 5 of 5

Great location, easy access to everything and no hillls

Well equipped and the food basket upon arrival was very welcome

Linens and towels were more than adequate

TV and DVD player easy to use ( thanks for providing the Doc Martin DVDs)

Front patio was delightful for relaxing

Once we figured out how the showers worked, there was plenty of hot water

The owner was very helpful with the washer/dryer (though we couldn't figure out the dryer)

The house manual covered everything

Thank you so much for a delightful week in Port Isaac!!!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 10, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Bridport, Dorset
5

Brilliant! We loved it. Thank you.

  • 5 of 5

Brilliant! We loved it. Thank you.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Suzanna, Thank you for taking a moment to comment on your stay at Geranium Cottage, really appreciated ! And so glad you had a nice week! Many thanks Helen
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5

Fabulous home from home

  • 5 of 5

Everything you wish for when booking a holiday cottage is here. The cottage is exactly as described and truly beautiful. Can't recommend it enough.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 4, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful well maintained cottage in an idyllic setting

  • 5 of 5

Thank you Helen for a beautifully presented cottage in a stunning location we had a lovely relaxing time and would definitely book your cottage again

  • Review Submitted: Oct 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Immaculate home from home

  • 5 of 5

Property is immaculate with everything you'd need from day 1. Beautiful cottage in a lovely location.

Drive in is a tad hairy at times but the narrow streets are typically Cornish so to be expected. Only mini drawback was the lack of parking but this only meant a beautiful walk through port Isaac along the coast for 10 mins so all good.

Owner very helpful & responsive.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Newquay
Nearest Barpub
120 Metres
The Golden Lion
Nearest Train
15 Miles
Bodmin
Nearest Restaurant
70 Metres
Nathan Outlaws Fish Kitchen
Nearest Beach
80 Metres
Port Isaac
Car: necessary

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Port Isaac, Cornwall

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Summer 2017
22 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,350
for 7 nights
£1,350
 
 
Late Summer
2 Sep 2017 - 20 Oct 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£850
for 7 nights
£850
 
 
October Half Term
21 Oct 2017 - 27 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£950
for 7 nights
£950
 
 
Late Autumn/Winter
28 Oct 2017 - 15 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£750
for 7 nights
£750
 
 
Christmas Holidays
16 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,250
for 7 nights
£1,250
 
 
Winter
6 Jan 2018 - 9 Feb 2018
7 night minimum stay
£700
for 7 nights
£700
 
 
Spring Half Term
10 Feb 2018 - 16 Feb 2018
7 night minimum stay
£800
for 7 nights
£800
 
 
Early Spring
17 Feb 2018 - 23 Mar 2018
7 night minimum stay
£700
for 7 nights
£700
 
 
Early Easter
24 Mar 2018 - 30 Mar 2018
7 night minimum stay
£800
for 7 nights
£800
 
 
Easter holidays
31 Mar 2018 - 13 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
£950
for 7 nights
£950
 
 
Easter 2
14 Apr 2018 - 20 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
£765
for 7 nights
£765
 
 
Late Spring/Early Summer
21 Apr 2018 - 18 May 2018
7 night minimum stay
£750
for 7 nights
£750
 
 
Summer Half Term
19 May 2018 - 25 May 2018
7 night minimum stay
£800
for 7 nights
£800
 
 
Summer Half Term
26 May 2018 - 1 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,050
for 7 nights
£1,050
 
 
Early Summer
2 Jun 2018 - 29 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£800
for 7 nights
£800
 
 
Summer Holidays 1
30 Jun 2018 - 20 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,100
for 7 nights
£1,100
 
 
Summer Holidays
21 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,350
for 7 nights
£1,350
 
 
Late Summer
1 Sep 2018 - 19 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
£850
for 7 nights
£850
 
 
October Half Term
20 Oct 2018 - 26 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
£950
for 7 nights
£950
 
 
Late Autumn
27 Oct 2018 - 14 Dec 2018
7 night minimum stay
£750
for 7 nights
£750
 
 
Early Christmas
15 Dec 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
7 night minimum stay
£900
for 7 nights
£900
 
 
Christmas Holidays
22 Dec 2018 - 5 Jan 2019
7 night minimum stay
£1,250
for 7 nights
£1,250
 
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£700
for 7 nights
£700
 

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £20
Refundable Damage Deposit £200

50% deposit on booking.
50% rental + the £200.00 refundable security deposit 8 weeks before arrival.
100% rental + the £200.00 refundable security deposit if booking less than 8 weeks before arrival
The changeover day is Saturday with arrivals after 3.00pm and departures before 10.00am
Short breaks outside of peak season can be considered, and we will always try and be flexible regarding dates where ever possible.

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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