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This gorgeous coastal retreat offers contemporary laid back luxury at its best.

Bedrooms 2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

Two bedrooms, contemporary, luxourious retreat with a large garden and sea views

The house has been completely renovated within the last year to create a lovely, light relaxing space. From the front door you are immediately immersed into the sitting room, with a large sofa, comfy arm chairs, a wood burner and views stretching out over the sea.

The two bedrooms on the next floor are simple, calm and restful. One with a gorgeous queen sized bed and the other with a funky set of solid wood bunk beds. Both with crisp white 400 thread count linen ensuring lazy holiday lie-ins.

The bathroom is on the same floor. White metro tiles, an over sized sink and towel rail, underfloor heating and fluffy White Company towels. There is a lovely rain shower and far reaching sea views.

The kitchen is situated on the lower level beneath the sitting room. Clean lines, underfloor heating and fully equipped with everything you could need if you weren't taking advantage of the fantastic restaurants, pubs and cafes the village has to offer.

It has Miele appliances, an integrated fridge freezer, dishwasher and washing machine, a cooker, induction hob and microwave.

The kitchen leads out onto a really lovely large garden. There is ample patio space for taking advantage of the BBQ, or just lazing with a coffee and the Sunday papers.

My place is good for couples, solo adventurers, business travellers, and families (with kids).

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Chloe Watts
Member since: 2017
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few days
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Calendar last updated:
18 June, 2018

About Chloe Watts

I grew up in Mousehole from the age of 7. I would run home from school, change into my swimming costume and spend the next few hours playing in the harbour, it was completely idyllic. We no longer live in the village, only a few miles away, but my parents do and I will always call it home. I am a mum to two energetic little girls and I work part time in a restaurant in St Ives, another beautiful part of Cornwall.

Chloe Watts purchased this house in 2015

Why Chloe Watts chose Mousehole

My Sister and her husband purchased this property in 2015 and together with my husband we have tried to created a gorgeous, comfortable, contemporary place from which to enjoy Mousehole and the surrounding area. The Property was originally a net loft and pilchard store. We completely gutted the house, taking it back to Cobb walls, and uncovering pieces of its past including a pilchard press, now located in the garden! we then put it back together, piece by piece during a year long project which we hope has culminated in a place that is simple, welcoming, comfortable and a little luxurious.

What makes this house unique

The house itself has wonderful south facing views which stretch over the gardens and rooftops to the sea beyond. For a cottage in Mousehole it is surprisingly spacious and beautifully light. It has a large, private back garden, stretching to 26 meters in length, which is incredibly rare in such a small place. There is ample room for alfresco dining, making use of the BBQ and maybe picking up some local seafood from Newlyn only a couple of miles away. There is an outside shower to wash off all the sand and salt from the harbour which is only two minutes walk down the road, and plenty of room to stretch out on the sun loungers and let go of time.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Mousehole in Cornwall

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Included
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • rural
  • village
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • The bathroom has simple whites metro tiles, large sink, heated towel rail, underfloor heating, rain shower, complementary toiletries
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - Solid wood bunk beds
  • Bedroom 1, light, spacious double room with luxurious linen, large chest of draws, bedside tables, clothes hook, hair dryer, White Company towels and additional beach towels. Bedroom 2, Lovely large bunkbeds, luxurious linen, chest of draws, clothes hook, games, White Company towels.
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theatre
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
There is a welcome hamper to start your holiday including Prosecco, juice, local biscuits, crisps, bread and milk. If you are feeling adventurous and would like to try surfing we are able to offer surf lessons which can be arranged for you. During the high season restaurants can get booked up months in advance so if you would like any recommendations or bookings made on your behalf we are more than happy to take care of it.


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This gorgeous coastal retreat offers contemporary laid back luxury at its best.
average rating of 5.0 based on 9 reviews


  • 5 of 5

A lovely little house, beautifully and generously modernised, in a really nice village.

This place was perfect for us. The kitchen has classy fittings, and the whole place is very well furnished.

Chloe left us goodies galore, even Prosecco, and couldn't have been more helpful. Parking was fine (and free!)

We visited the classic W Cornish places and saw lots of wildlife, scenery and history. Recommend the cafe at Mullion Cove - all cafes should be like this.

Mousehole has 2 very good restaurants, a good pub and lots of cafes (which we didn't use, we were always out).

  • Review Submitted: 02-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Lovely house, in a lovely location with the added bonus if parking. Perfect for a family of 4

  • Review Submitted: 18-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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High end furnishings; fabulous

  • 5 of 5

It wasn't just the great location (with a parking space just a short stroll) that made this a 5 star review. It's right in the heart of this quaint little fishing village with enough cafes and restaraunts in walking distance to not bother with cooking, even for breakfast. But if cooking is your thing you will not be disappointed; the German kitchen is beautifully equipped.

We really enjoyed quality of the furnishing, and inteligent design of the interior. The sizeable garden is a massive plus in the summer I'm sure. What a find!

  • Review Submitted: 12-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

The house is perfect. The gorgeous interior makes this house feel like a home as soon as you step through the door. The kitchen has everything you could possibly need and the underfloor heating was a treat!!

Upstairs, perfection continues. The bedrooms are comfy and the bathroom is beautiful. The loctation of the house is also perfect!! A 2 minute walk to the sea front, cafe and pub. We also used the parking space up the road which was useful when we couldn’t park outside the house.

Chloe was very helpful and was on hand if we needed her.

We had the most amazing time, so much so I wanted to stay longer.

I would 100% recommend staying at this house.

Can’t wait to go back :-)

  • Review Submitted: 02-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Wonderful stay in charming accommodation

  • 5 of 5

Very well decorated, stylish and comfortable. Everything has been thought of. We couldn't fault this lovely retreat in Mousehole and would go back again.

  • Review Submitted: 11-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Willich, Germany

The cottage was simply devine and we enjoyed our stay very much. It exceeded our expectations!

  • 5 of 5

It was our first visit to Mousehole and we lived it. Our cottage was in a great location with views of the coastline and very convenient. The property was simply excellent with great facilities including a practical outside hot shower for when we swam in the harbour. The cottage contents left nothing to detail and was perfect for our family of 4 including our 2 children. It was so quiet in the evening which aided sleeping and we felt very relaxed during our stay. We would highly recommend the cottage to others

  • Review Submitted: 25-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Newquay Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
The Old Coastguard and The Ship Inn
Nearest Ferry
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
8 Miles
West Cornwall Golf Club
Nearest Train
3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
2 Fore Street and The Old Coastguard
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Mousehole Harbour
Car: recommended

Mousehole is the perfect spot to get away from it all. There are beautiful coastal walks right on your door step. There are fantastic beaches nearby, many which are great for water sports. St Ives is only a short drive which has some fantastic restaurants, boutique shops, as well as the Tate gallery and Barbra Hepworth Museum. Another local place of interest nearby is the Minack Theatre carved into the cliff overlooking the beautiful beach Porthcurnow. There is so much to see and do, but equally the perfect place to just relax and let the world go by.


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Damage Deposit £150

Arrival is from 3pm and Departure by 11am. There is a minimum 3 night stay requirement.

We also consider discounts for last minute bookings or bookings for two out of season.

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.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.