Riverside Cottage is 200 years old and is beautifully presented boasting period features including oak floors, wooden beams and stone walls yet offers Wi-Fi and central heating. It is in the heart of Fowey which is a vibrant sailing community surrounded by beautiful countryside with sandy beaches at Polkerris, Readymoney Cove & Par, which is dog-friendly all year round. It is perfect for families, dog-lovers & fans of all things nautical.
Highlights of the year are the Royal sailing regatta and the Fowey Festival. The town boasts a wide range of designer shops, restaurants to suit all tastes and pubs full of character. A passenger ferry makes regular trips across the River Fowey to the adjacent village of Polruan or take a ferry to the fishing village of Mevagissey across St Austell Bay. A car ferry from Fowey gives easy access to the popular resorts of Polperro and Looe. Just 38 miles south of Plymouth and a 45 minute drive to Newquay Airport, there is also easy access to the national rail network from the nearby village of Par. It is a great area for cycling and is just 15 minutes drive to the world-famous Eden Project, a 30 minute drive to the Lost Gardens of Helligan and a 40 minute drive to the cathedral city of Truro.
The cottage boasts a large master bedroom with kingsize bed which can be split into two full-size single beds. On the top of this three-storey house there is also a second double bedroom. The cottage offers a large luxury bathroom with free standing bath and a drench-style shower. On the third floor the living room - which has riverside views - has two sofas, a TV, a HiFi system with aux input as well as a well-stocked library of books, games & DVDs.
The kitchen is equipped with a fridge, freezer, oven, microwave, dishwasher & cafetiere. A secure, dog-proof courtyard also houses a washing machine and tumble dryer. The dining room at the front of the house has a table seating 6 people.
There is no parking at the property but there is a large car park just along the river. You can stop outside the house to load and unload your car.
if you are bringing a dog with you at an additional cost of £20 per week. A 40% deposit is payable on booking with the balance due one month before arrival.
Last minute short breaks may be available – three nights at 70%, four nights at 80% and five nights at 90%. If you have any queries please ring 01726 834532 after 6pm or at weekends or 07984 630662 on weekdays.
Please let me know of any special requests or whether you would like me to pre-book any activities such as horse riding, sailing or meals out for you or your family.
Further information available from foweyholiday.co.uk