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Port View, Newlyn house with stunning views

Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


About the property

Beautiful 3 bedroom house overlooking Newlyn Harbour and Mounts Bay

The house comprises on the ground floor a lounge and dining room with fantastic views, three piece suite, dining table and chairs, sideboard and coffee table. Fitted kitchen with views. Front room with sofa, coffee table, side tables and chest of drawers. Toilet and sink. First floor: Double bedroom, fitted wardrobes, dressing table, bedside tables, balcony with fantastic views over harbour and Mounts Bay. Double bedroom with fitted wardrobe, dressing table and bedside tables. Small single bedroom with tallboy. Large bathroom with bath, shower,toilet and vanity unit, lovely views. There is carpet upstairs, laminate flooring downstairs and cushion flooring in the kitchen. Door from lounge to outside and patio area. Garden furniture and benches. Views over harbour and Mounts Bay. The house is situated in a quiet residential area.

Newlyn: Newlyn is a busy fishing port, you can sit and watch the ever changing picture from the house inside or outside on the patio or balcony, it is a riot of colour. Go down to the market early in the morning and watch the fishermen land their fish.The colourful and bustling harbour, home to the well known 'Penlee Lifeboat', boasts on the largest fishing fleets in England and offers several fish shops selling fresh locally caught fish and seafood daily.

Well known for its artists community producing some of the finest artists, Newlyn is home to the 'Newlyn School of Art' and 'Newlyn Art Gallery'

With a lovely pebbled beach that stretches for over a mile sat beside a large green that takes you on to the promenade of Penzance and the open air Jubilee pool, Newlyn is a perfect location for your holiday.

Local events: Newlyn Raft Race - August. Newlyn Fish Festival - August Bank Holiday Monday.

Newlyn Christmas Lights.

Penzance and further afield....: The market town of Penzance is approximately 1 mile away, a lovely walk along the coast path and promenade. Here you will find shopping, historic buildings and architecture, cinema, restaurants, galleries, library, the beautiful Art Deco Jubilee Pool, the harbour and boat trips. It is here that you can catch the Scillonian for a day trip to the sub tropical Isles of Scilly. There is also a leisure centre for those rainy days. Golowan Festival is the end of June.

There are many historic sites such as Levant mine, Lanyon Quoit, Chysauster, Merry Maidens, Truro Cathedral and Tintagel. Dotted around the coast are lovely beaches and hidden little coves for you to find and explore. Sennen, Porthcurno, St Ives, Gwithian and Marazion are very popular.

Golf: Cape Cornwall Golf & Leisure Resort is a truly unique place to relax, dine, or enjoy a game of golf on Britain's first and last 18 hole course.

Still further afield: St Ives has a thriving artist community and is home to the Tate Gallery 12 miles, Mousehole 2 miles, a lovely walk along the coast path or take a bus, Marazion and St Michaels Mount, 4 miles, Lands End 8 miles, Porthcurno and the Telegraph Museum, fascinating, 8 miles, Truro 30 miles, Falmouth and the National Maritime Museum 29 miles, Newquay 44 miles, St Austell and the Eden Project 48 miles and the Lizard Peninsula 26 miles are all within 1 hours drive.

The whole of Cornwall is easily accessible with the River Tamar, the furthest north of the county being 1 1/2 hours away by car.

There are good rail and bus links and beautiful walks on the South West Coast Path.

More Details

Mrs Jill Thomas
Member since: 2011
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
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Calendar last updated:
8 May, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Penzance in Cornwall

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • village
  • waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Activities Guide
  • Bottled Water
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 7 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , There is also a vanity unit
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Single Bed
  • The two double bedrooms are very comfortable have excellent storage. The single bedroom is small but comfortable. All linen and towels are included.
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • 6 garden chairs
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
We caution against children under 5 years old as the garden wall is low and there is a considerable drop beyond it. There are two low wide steps to the front door, and toilet facilities on the ground floor. There is also a sofa bed in the front room (not lounge) so it is for you to decide whether that is suitable for the elderly, infirm of wheelchair bound. The patio area is accessible from the front of the house on the level. Please phone and I will be happy to help with your enquiries.


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Port View, Newlyn house with stunning views
average rating of 5.0 based on 4 reviews

lovely house

  • 5 of 5

enjoyed our stay and location of the house was perfect.

  • Review Submitted: 29-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thankyou very much.
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Amazing views

  • 5 of 5

Clean, comfortable, everything catered for, very central location. Good bus service if you don't fancy driving. Would definitely recommend.

  • Review Submitted: 01-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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holliday in a lovely house

  • 5 of 5

what a lovely place to stay,fantastic views, always some thing going on,with just a short walk to the shops and pubs,every body here are so friendly. as for the house it is so lovely and clean and fresh. as for jill you could not wish for a more lovely and friendly person. Ray and Val Eaton

  • Review Submitted: 28-Nov-2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Home from home... Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

This was our 4th stay at Port View and we love it! It really is a home from home. Loads of space for the whole extended family, great facilities and the view from the dining table and the patio is beyond compare. I like nothing more than sitting with a glass of wine and watching the boats come in, once the kids are in bed. Just bliss! Thank you Jill for another fantastic stay, see you same time next year! Xx

  • Review Submitted: 22-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thankyou Rachel for your kind comments. We always try to make Port View comfortable for our guests and are delighted when they are happy. Looking forward to seeing you next year. Jill
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Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
Red Lion Inn
Nearest Ferry
80 Miles
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
Cape Cornwall Golf & Country Club
Nearest Train
1.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
120 Miles
Junction 31 M5
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Smugglers Restaurant
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Car: not necessary

Port View is a lovely house located in the beautiful fishing port of Newlyn. The property has uninterrupted outstanding views over the busy harbour and Mounts Bay. It is within easy walking almost on the level to the village shops and with the famous Newlyn Art Gallery, craft shops, local pubs, fine fish restaurants and family restaurants there is something for everyone. It is in a perfect position for you to have a memorable holiday in West Cornwall.

The whole of Cornwall is easily accessible with the River Tamar, the furthest north of the county being 1 1/2 hours away by car.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Penzance, Cornwall

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
14 Apr 2018 - 25 May 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Late Spring
26 May 2018 - 29 Jun 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Early Summer
30 Jun 2018 - 27 Jul 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
High Summer
28 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Late summer
1 Sep 2018 - 28 Sep 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
29 Sep 2018 - 14 Dec 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
15 Dec 2018 - 1 Jan 2019
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

A 1/3 deposit will be taking at time of booking. The balance to be paid 8 weeks prior to arrival.
Arrival 3 pm. departure 10 am.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.