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A luxury, spacious, reverse level house, close to the beach and sailing club in St Mawes

Bedrooms 6
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


About the property

High Meadows - a holiday home that sleeps 12 guests in 6 bedrooms

High Meadows is a luxury, spacious, reverse level house which benefits from its own views over the Percuil River. Upstairs, the comfortable living room has a large balcony overlooking the garden. The dining room has a double aspect with wonderful river views on one side and a further balcony overlooking the garden on the other. The house has the benefit of a large utility room on the ground floor and boot room adjoining which is particularly useful for walking gear, wetsuits, sailing kit, dog basket etc. Absolutely ideal is that there is a shower / wet room inside the back door for sandy bodies.

This property is one of the best large family houses to rent in St Mawes. Exquisite gardens and comfortable throughout, it is thoughtfully equipped and particularly suited to a large group gathering yet still some quiet spaces to relax and enjoy this wonderful spot in one of Cornwall's most idyllic villages.


Ground Floor: Enter into the hallway with access through to all bedrooms. Master double bedroom has a 6' bed, en-suite bathroom with over bath shower and a seating area with sliding doors opening onto the garden. There is another a double bedroom with 5" bed and en-suite shower room with sliding doors to the garden. A further double bedroom with a 5" bed also has an en-suite bathroom with handheld shower. There is a twin bedroom with en-suite shower room followed by a further twin room and single room with standard single bed (with truckle bed under the single bed, suitable for a child or teenager only as it is a shorter bed). There is an additional shared shower room. There is a utility room, boot room and double shower / wet room and separate WC.

First Floor: Stairs lead to the study area, with separate WC, through double doors into the main living room with balcony overlooking the garden. Double doors through to an open plan kitchen and sitting room with central island and river views. The main dining room has antique furniture including a long dining table with views both out over the garden and to the rear the Percuil River.

Exterior: Garden with external furniture and BBQ facilities.

Facilities & Services

Heating is via central heating throughout. The first floor kitchen has a range of equipment. There is a gas hob and two electric ovens, kettle, toaster, microwave, dishwasher and fridge / freezer. The utility room / secondary kitchen has a further microwave, dishwasher, washing machine & tumble dryer. The sitting room has a flat screen TV & DVD player. There is WiFi available at the property and a PC is provided for guests use. There is an iron & ironing board available.


Electricity, heating, bed linen and towels are included, but you will need to provide your own beach towels. There are parking facilities for up to four vehicles. Well behaved dogs will be permitted at a small additional cost of £30 per dog / per week. Regrettable no smoking is allowed. There is a high chair available.

General Booking Information

Arrival / Departure is normally a Friday.

Short breaks are available during quieter periods.

£500 pre-authorised to your credit or debit card as a security deposit is required.

Discounts available for up to six people staying for 7 nights outside the peak season, using up to three rooms only.

More Details

Property Manager
CornwallsCottages Booking Team
Member since: 2012
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
14 August, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Saint Mawes in Cornwall

Property Type:
  • house
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • pets considered
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • Luxury
  • Internet
  • Parking
  • Child's Highchair
  • seating for 8 people
  • 6 Bathrooms
  • - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    - Toilet , Bath (no shower)
    - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    - Shower Enclosure
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    - 1 Large Double Bed
    - 1 Large Double Bed
    - 2 Single Bed
    - 2 Single Bed
    - 1 Child Bed
  • 3 Doubles, 2 Twin Rooms, 1 Single room with truckle bed
  • Garden
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries


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A luxury, spacious, reverse level house, close to the beach and sailing club in St Mawes
average rating of 4.3125 based on 16 reviews
Stratford-upon-avon, United Kingdom

Fabulous family vacation

  • 4 of 5

2018 was our fifth holiday at High Meadows, the large house suits our needs perfectly.

Grandparents in the master suite, daughter 1 and family in the three bedroom area, daughter 2 and family in the two bedroom area. Our five grandchildren loved the garden they call the house "upside down"

We have been taking holidays in and around St Mawes for 50 years on and off, so all the local beaches, ferries and NT locations are easy to plan.

Recommend High Meadows without reservation.

  • Review Submitted: 08-Aug-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: CornwallsCottages Ltd
Owner's Response: Thank you for your very helpful feedback and high scores for many of the ratings. However, as a guest who has stayed at High Meadows a number of times, I was concerned that you gave lower scores for cleanliness and condition on this occasion. I understand that the cleanliness point related to just one of the bathrooms and nearby wardrobe area. I have passed your comments on to our cleaners who normally do an excellent job and I am sure they will take extra care in future. I am also glad you like the improvements we have made to the patio doors and glass balconies, but I note the problems with the latches on two small side windows. We will have these windows looked at and also address the problem with the porch guttering. Thank you again and we look forward to welcoming you back to High Meadows very soon.
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Coulsdon, United Kingdom

Our Stay at High Meadows

  • 4 of 5

We had a great time staying at High Meadows again. It was even better than we remembered. Facilities are great and the location is amazing. Thanks so much!

  • Review Submitted: 04-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: CornwallsCottages Ltd
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Buxton, United Kingdom

A wonderful St Mawes holiday property.

  • 5 of 5

A brilliant holiday house for a larger group. Beautiful gardens, sensational location, modern bathrooms and well equipped. Our perfect holiday property.

  • Review Submitted: 20-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: CornwallsCottages Ltd
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Aylesbury, United Kingdom

Amazing location

  • 5 of 5

We have just spent an amazing half term at High Meadows. What can I say, it was the best family holiday yet. Location, house and weather all fantastic. Will definitely be back.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: CornwallsCottages Ltd
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East Cowes, United Kingdom

Great holiday

  • 4 of 5

A great place to stay able to get to the North of Cornwall if you want to lots of places and beaches to visit. High Medowes a great place to stay, comfortable enough parking balconies and garden very pleasant to sit, great views from the kitchen and dining room. Great to be able to walk into the village, which we managed to down load a treasure trail with the grandchildren which we all enjoyed. We had a great holiday.

  • Review Submitted: 19-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: CornwallsCottages Ltd
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Tiverton, United Kingdom

Excellent House great location

  • 5 of 5

We had a great holiday the house was perfect with everything you could possibly need. Very good place to stay for all ages

  • Review Submitted: 21-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: CornwallsCottages Ltd
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St Mawes is one of the finest waterside villages in Cornwall. Situated overlooking an idyllic bay on the eastern side of the famous Falmouth Estuary, St Mawes has one of the mildest climates in Britain due to its proximity to the Gulf Stream. The sea is at the heart of the village and has helped to shape St Mawes from the little fishing village to the fashionable holiday destination that is so popular with visitors. A mecca for boating enthusiasts, St Mawes is a particularly popular sailing centre. Weekly club racing, village regattas and larger events are commonplace on the superb waters of the bay all through the summer.St Mawes has so much to offer the visitor. St Mawes Castle was built by Henry VIII and is a splendid place to take in the views of the Carrick Roads. There are miles of coastal and countryside walks to take in and some idyllic beaches on which to relax and watch the world go by. The little Place Ferry takes visitors to explore St Anthony's Head or there are regular ferries to Falmouth. Being situated on the seafront, the village is also known for the restaurants and pubs that serve superb fish and shellfish dishes all year round. There is a selection of pubs & hotels with restaurants (including the renowned Tresanton Hotel) all within easy walking distance. There is a range of shops all within a few minutes' walk including a well-stocked Cooperative store, Post Office, chemist, butchers, and art, book and clothes shops. The village also has a doctor's surgery and a dentist's surgery.


Prices & Availability

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  • Electricity, heating, bed linen and towels are included, but you will need to provide your own beach towels.

    Discounts available for up to six people staying for 7 nights outside the peak season, using three rooms only.
  • Contractual booking deposit: 30.00% rent

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