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'Home from Home' in this fully equipped Cottage - 5 mins walk to Cawsand beach!

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Separate WC's1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview


Details
Property
cottage
People
6
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
3 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday cottage in Cawsand - Chy-an-Forn

Sleeps 6-3 bedrooms-conservatory-decking-downstairs wc-convenient parking

A modern cottage situated in a residential area of Cawsand on the beautiful Rame peninsula - Chy-an-Forn is fully equipped for all your 'home from home' comforts. The cottage is a flat 150 m walk from Cawsand beach and just 50 m from the Cornish Coastal path, and so perfectly suited to families or the active holiday-maker!

Carparking is conveniently located - you can park outside the cottage (subject to a local residents scheme) and the main Cawsand carpark is just 2 min away. Please ask for details.

The accommodation comprises a lounge/dining room, a well-equipped kitchen, conservatory and downstairs toilet. Upstairs, there are 3 bedrooms plus the bathroom.

For entertainment, the accommodation is provided with satellite TV (Sky+), DVD player, midi-hi fi and free wireless internet.

Outside, there is a front garden with access to the cottage, whilst to the rear there’s a small decked area from which a gate gives access to a minor road leading down to Cawsand beach.

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm

Owner
Gwyn Davies
Member since: 2011
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
70%
Calendar last updated:
9 December, 2016
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Reviews

5/5 -
(5 traveller reviews)

'Home from Home' in this fully equipped Cottage - 5 mins walk to Cawsand beach!
average rating of 5.0 based on 5 reviews
5

Excellent holiday home in Cawsand

  • 5 of 5

We were last in Cawsand 5 years ago and have been keen to return ever since-we absolutely love it here and this lovely 'home from home' helped us to enjoy our stay even more. The house is very comfortable, clean and well equipped; it's location was perfect for us with children that wanted to be at the beach all day every day, even in the rain!! We all had a fabulous holiday.

All correspondence with Gwyn and Jo was prompt and friendly-nothing seemed to be too much trouble! Thank you for helping to make our holiday very special. We will definitely return and recommend your accommodation to our friends and family.

Jo, Nathan, Lois and Toby. X

  • Review Submitted: Nov 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Jo, Nathan, Lois and Toby, Thank you so much for your kind words. So pleased to hear you had such a good time - as for our input, well, the pleasure was all ours! 😊 You're very welcome back any time. Very best wishes to you all... Gwyn and Jo
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5

Perfect house in great location

  • 5 of 5

Lovely house a stone's throw from the beach of Cawsand. House was very clean with excellent facilities.

Lots of stuff to do in the area

Would highly recommend

  • Review Submitted: Jun 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

fantastic

  • 5 of 5

This property was amazing, it had everything you needed and more for a home from home stay. The conservatory was an added bonus to sit in with a glass of wine of a night and relax. Neighbours were helpful explaining where nearest supermarkets were, bus stops and about the ferry that sails off the beach to Plymouth. The area is wonderful two little shingle beaches one child friendly and one dog friendly. Lots of pubs for meals or just a drink. There are lots of walks straight from the doorstep of cottage, so once parked up you needn't move the car again if you don't want to. All in all we had a fabulous holiday here, weather was kind to us an we will definitely go back.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 24, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Comfortable house, great location

  • 5 of 5

The Rame peninsular is known locally as the forgotten corner of Cornwall. It’s charming and unspoilt. Cawsand itself is a great place to get away from it all. It has two small beaches Cawsand and Kingsland, 4 pubs all with their own unique atmosphere, and a few small privately owned shops including now an artisan baker. Let’s be clear, it’s not the place to go if you want pulsating nightlife, and teenagers who don’t like water sports or sunbathing are likely to complain there is nothing to do, but for everyone else it’s pretty close to paradise. It’s a great place for families, couples or indeed single travellers looking for peace and tranquillity in a picturesque setting with safe swimming. Kingsland beach is dog friendly which was important for us and most (all?) of the pubs allow well behaved dogs inside.

The older part of the town consists of traditional stone built houses in very narrow streets. Roads are only suitable for 1 car at a time so most are one way, and there is no parking. These older places have great character but can be cramped and lacking in facilities. This is where Chy-an-Forn comes into its own. It is very well placed being as it just on the outskirts of the old town and literally a two minute walk to the beach and the main town square n.b. its quicker to get to the square if you go out the back door! The house is a modern mid-terrace that is light and spacious. It is well equipped, spotlessly clean, very comfortable and cosy. The main bedroom with a double bed is at the front of the house. Next to this is a second bedroom with bunk beds. One thing to note there is a connecting door between the two rooms that has no lock (presumably for fire regulations?). The rear bedroom has two single beds. The bathroom is light and airy and there is a very efficient shower – important after a day swimming in the sea.

Parking is allowed outside the house but only between 18:00 and 08:00 due to a residents parking scheme. There is a public pay and display car park just 2 minutes up the hill but you don’t need to use it as you can park on the road free of charge just opposite. There is no Wi-Fi in the house, but plenty of hotspots in town.

So in summary if you are looking for the Cornwall of drunks in football shirts, clubs full of stag and hen parties, and obese tattooed chain smokers in red ‘lifeguard’ hoodies you will be disappointed. If not Cawsand and Chy-an-Forn in particular are very highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 28, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

An absolutely wonderful break

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for a long weekend, and it was fantastic, the cottage was clean and well equipped, so it felt like home from home, we read though the comment book that was at the cottage and could see that every one was of the same opinion with many regular visitors. Cawsands is a picturesque rugged Cornish town with beautiful views over the bay with lovely coastal walks, and you can finish off in one of the pubs to be entertained by local live music....... An absolute wonderful weekend, and we are already planning our next visit! It really is the forgotten corner of Cornwall !

  • Review Submitted: Sep 10, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Exeter Airport
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
The Crosskeys
Nearest Ferry
150 Metres
Cawsand
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Whitsand Bay Golf and Country Club
Nearest Train
10 Miles
Plymouth
Nearest Motorway
50 Miles
M5 Junction 32
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
The Crosskeys
Nearest Beach
150 Metres
Cawsand
Car: recommended

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Cawsand, South East 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
 
Week 49
3 Dec 2016 - 9 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
£126
for 3 nights
£295
 
 
Week 50
10 Dec 2016 - 16 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
£126
for 3 nights
£295
 
 
Week 51
17 Dec 2016 - 23 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
£264
for 3 nights
£615
 
 
Week 52
24 Dec 2016 - 31 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
£264
for 3 nights
£615
 

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Fees No additional mandatory fees

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Cawsand in Cornwall

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Alarm Clock
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , Bunk beds
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Kids
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Gated Community
  • Large Cooler
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Patio
  • Conservatory
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Decking
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 2 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • churches
  • forests
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

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