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12 Minutes From Eden Project.Beautiful Character Cottage.

12 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday cottage in Lostwithiel - Eden Cottage

2 Double Bedrooms tucked peacefully away yet a few minutes stroll from town.

Eden Cottage is 7miles(9km) from the fantastic Eden Project.The cottage has been fully renovated in 2013.It's totally owner run and is managed with flare and enthusiasm with a great attention to detail. Offering two double bedrooms,each with a comfortable real double bed, the master is large enough for an additional fold out for a child.There is plenty of storage space in each bedroom.Eden Cottage exudes charm..it has a beautiful fireplace and low beamed ceilings..ideal for a romantic stay or a family holiday alike.The lounge has comfortable seating and dining facilities and a TV with built in DVD.We are enthusiastic cooks so you will find everything to cook or bake in the kitchen.Dishwasher,full oven and microwave are all provided.Outside there is a beautiful cottage garden and a large decked area, sheltered,and in full sun into the evening..perfect for a bbq and a glass of wine.Sit and listen to nothing but the sound of birds or the owls hooting at night.Eden Cottage has a modern bathroom on the ground floor with an electric shower and small bath.There is also a utility room with washing machine.Heating is provided in every area of the cottage should the weather turn chilly.

Wifi is available at Eden Cottage and is included in the price of your stay.

*We can offer a luxurious memory foam mattress sofa bed in the lounge at additional cost.Please see our rates.

More Details
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Julia or Neil Griffiths
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
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Calendar last updated:
16 July, 2016
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About Julia or Neil Griffiths

Eden Cottage is owned and run by Julia and Neil Griffiths.Julia is a professional violinist and Neil a chartered surveyor.We are close family people and have a Daughter,Nicole and a beautiful little Grandaughter,Bella.We have lived in nearby Looe for ten years and have run a highly successful luxury holiday apartment there for four years.We pride ourselves on providing professionalism with a personal touch .

Julia or Neil Griffiths purchased this cottage in 2003

Why Julia or Neil Griffiths chose Newquay & St Austell area

Eden Cottage was once our holiday home and we have great affection for it and the area.Julia spent many childhood holidays in the area .Lostwithiel offers everything a holiday could need with fabulous restaurants,a deli,bakery,butcher and supermarket all a short stroll away from the property.We are keen walkers and Lostwithiel is a perfect base to enjoy the stunning scenery surrounding the cottage with Bodmin Moor virtually on the doorstep.Beautiful beaches are minutes away by car or hop on the train at Lostwithiel station and head down to magical Penzance for a wonderful day of sightseeing.For us,Lostwithiel has it all!

What makes this cottage unique

Eden Cottage offers tranquility within the town.Park your car and stroll to many lovely historic bars and restaurants..soak up the sun and doze on our deck..laze by the river or browse the charming antique shops dotted along the main street to find a liitle piece of Cornwall to take home!!Once you stay at Eden you will never want to leave!


based on 12 holidaymaker reviews

12 Minutes From Eden Project.Beautiful Character Cottage.
average rating of 4.75 based on 12 reviews


  • 4 of 5

A small yet quality, clean property that is well located within the small town and to points of interest in the area. Appreciated welcome treats in the fridge on arrival and the variety of spices and oils in the kitchen for our use. Kitchen is nicely appointed to be able to cook in the cottage. Wireless worked a treat throughout, almost a must now when travelling with young adults.Excellent guidance and instructions from owners about the property, how to access, and about activities nearby. Would recommend, and perhaps more importantly, would be amenable to staying at again if in the area.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Süßes Cottage in ruhiger Umgebung

  • 4 of 5

Wir waren im Mai in dem wirklich süßen, alten Cottage von Julia und Neil bei erstaunlich gutem Wetter. Das Cottage ist mit viel Liebe eingerichtet, die Betten sind herrlich kuschelig und man hat alles was man braucht, inclusive eines "Betthupferls" von Julia und Neil, die rührend um das Wohlergehen ihrer Gäste besorgt sind.

Der nächste Pub ist nicht weit weg und man kann dort tatsächlich gut essen!

Einziger Nachteil ist, dass die Zufahrtsstraßen sehr eng und steil sind, so dass das Auto etwas entfernt auf der Hauptstraße geparkt werden sollte, um keine Schrammen zu riskieren. Innerhalb des Hauses befindet sich zu den Schlafzimmern eine recht steile Treppe - für Besucher mit Handicap daher nicht geeignet.

Wir würden jederzeit wieder hierher kommen und haben uns großartig erholt.

  • Review Submitted: May 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
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cosy home in the middle of cornwall

  • 4 of 5

Eden cottage is a very nice, cosy and well equipped home for holidays. Big enough for five people and comfortable. Coming from overheated and dried out germany we didn't expect to use the heating in August, but we got used to it quickly. We enjoyed our stay here very much. The owners helped at once with a little problem and kept in contact with us to be sure we were well.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 5, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
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Cosy little cottage

  • 5 of 5

Julia has furnished and decorated the cottage beautifully. She left chocolates, flowers and a card for us upon arrival. Julia also ensured we had basic provisions such as milk, fruit, tea and coffee. She text us when we arrived and when we left, ensuring we were happy. We had a wonderful time. Thank you!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 22, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
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Lovely cosy cottage - a Cornish retreat!

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely stay at Eden Cottage during half term. The cottage provided everything we could want for our family for 4 and Julia was very friendly and accommodating. We loved the wood burner (despite the mild weather) and really appreciated the personal touches. Would stay there again.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 4, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2014
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CCC - Charming Cornwall Cottage

  • 5 of 5

Our family had a perfect stay at Eden Cottage and the house and place was really lovely. It was very clean and especially the arrival was beautiful: flowers and a personal welcome card as well as some good starters in the fridge makes us feel at home ! Everything was available: shower gel and shampoo, coffee, tea, fresh local rasperries, duck eggs and milk and even tabs for the dishwasher...

Julia and Neil were always very responsive, didn't hestitate to help us when our son got sick and are very helpful on all questions - in sum: perfect hosts !

Thanks again, Julia & Neil, we highly recommend your cottage and it was really nice to meet you personally !

  • Review Submitted: Oct 10, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
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Nearest Airport
37 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
Nearest Ferry
50 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
1 Kilometres
Nearest Train
Nearest Restaurant
Nearest Beach
8 Kilometres
Car: not necessary

Lostwitiel is known as the 'antiques capital of Cornwall'This historic town is a fabulous place to stroll around the quaint shops and enjoy a cream tea in one of the cafes.Visit Lostwithiel's castle or play a round of golf set in the magnificent valley beside the town.EDEN PROJECT is a brief 12 minutes away from Lostwithiel and set on the main London-Penzance railway line nowhere is inaccessible.Lostwithiel hosts it's own Farmers Market twice monthly and has an annual local festival with stalls and events.Some of Cornwall's most magnificent beaches are a short distance away and beautiful riverside Fowey with numerous fabulous restaurants is only 15km.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Lostwithiel, Newquay & St Austell area

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Fees No additional mandatory fees

We take 25% of the cost of your stay at booking which is non refundable.The balance is due 28 days before your stay.Within 28days of your stay the total cost is non refundable.

Please enquire before booking if you require the sofa bed.This will incur an additional charge.

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Lostwithiel in Cornwall

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 50 m²
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • town
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • A modern tiled bathroom with a small bath.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon
  • Large master double bedroom with a lovely view of the cottage garden. This room also has a large and comfortable fold out chair bed which can be used at a small additional charge.We can provide a baby cot at no extra cost.There is a large chest of drawers and hanging space. The second bedroom is a double with a large chest of drawers. We provide a hairdryer in each bedroom.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • diving
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming

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