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Light and comfortable living room
Sociable kicthen and dining room with further WC
Open plan kitchen/ dining area
Well eqipped kitchen
Kick back and relax in the spacious living room
Enjoy the everchanging view from the master bedroom
Spacious master bedroom
Premium toiletries for each guest
Enjoy your morning coffee with a view
Twin bedroom
Bedroom
Spacious family bathroom
With calming artwork and features throughout
Utility area with washng machine
1 / 14  Light and comfortable living room
2 / 14  Sociable kicthen and dining room with further WC
3 / 14  Open plan kitchen/ dining area
4 / 14  Well eqipped kitchen
5 / 14  Kick back and relax in the spacious living room
6 / 14  Enjoy the everchanging view from the master bedroom
7 / 14  Spacious master bedroom
8 / 14  Premium toiletries for each guest
9 / 14  Enjoy your morning coffee with a view
10 / 14  Twin bedroom
11 / 14  Bedroom
12 / 14  Spacious family bathroom
13 / 14  With calming artwork and features throughout
14 / 14  Utility area with washng machine

6 Fore Street

Polruan, Cornwall
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 1
Change Sat
No Dogs
4 star
Waterside views
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Beach within easy reach
Romantic
Family friendly
Towels included
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At a glance

  • Conveniently placed in the centre of Polruan village
  • Take a trip on the passenger ferry to Fowey just a short walk away
  • A great base for exploring all the treasures of Cornwall
  • Visit the world-famous Eden Project or the Lost Gardens of Heligan
  • The South West Coast Path is close by, ideal for the walkers in the party
  • A short drive to the traditional village of Polperro with shops, pubs and restaurants
Property code: PC006

Set in the centre of the ancient fishing village of Polruan, this delightful two-bedroom cottage is just a few paces from the quay

Polruan is a lovely village with its tidal beach, shops, pubs and restaurants and passenger ferry to the town of Fowey, just a short walk away. A range of activities can be enjoyed on the river or you can explore the coastline and many walks from the village. The nearby town of Fowey can be reached by the passenger ferry and it is a delight to wander around the shops, delicatessens, restaurants and cafes. Other attractions in the area include the world-famous Eden Project, the historic port of Charlestown and the Lost Gardens of Heligan.

Entering the property from the rear you are welcomed by a useful boot room and utility area. Leading through to the open-plan kitchen/diner which is equipped with   electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge and dishwasher. The large dining table has plenty of room to seat the whole family. There is also a separate WC off the kitchen. A glazed door leads you to the lounge where you can relax after a busy day exploring and watch a movie on the TV/DVD. Heading upstairs to the first floor you will find two bedrooms, a spacious king with river views and a cosy twin over looking the courtyard. Also on this level is a spacious bathroom with shower over bath and WC.

To the rear of the property there is a small, shared courtyard. There is no parking at the property, however, parking is available at the nearby car parks where charges apply.

 

  • 2 bedrooms – 1 double and 1 twin
  • 1 bathroom and 1 separate WC
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge and dishwasher
  • Utility room with washing machine
  • Electric and underfloor heating included
  • Bed linen and towels included
  • Parking available in nearby car parks, charges apply
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Regret no pets
  • Beach, shop, and pub/restaurants within walking distance
  • TV/DVD and sound system in lounge
  • 6 steps to access the rear of the property
  • Shared courtyard with neighbouring cottage 
  • Located directing on Fore Street a few paces from the quay
  • Polruan is a quaint little village situated on a very steep hill, so access to some parts of the village can be challenging.
  • Many of the amenities, ferries and cottages in Polruan are accessed via steps/ slopes some of which can be steep. Please contact us if you have specific requirements.
  • There are many small winding streets in and around Polruan that are not suitable for cars, therefore many properties in Polruan do not have private parking. However there is a large pay and display carpark at the top of the village.

Louise Worthington

This property is personally managed by Louise.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 5 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Nicola 29th August 2020

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Although very well positioned in the middle of Polruan close to the quay, the cottage needs more attention from the owner. Small issues such as poor lighting, a bedroom door that did not shut, a broken pedal bin and internet that didn't work during our stay lessened our enjoyment. Although it was stressed that we could not arrive until 4pm because Read moreof the "additional cleaning required" there were several kitchen utensils that required washing before use. Hide

Reviewed by Gary 18th July 2020

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We loved the cottage's convenient location in Polruan. The harbour area, pubs, cafes, bakery, shops and bus stop are a very short walk away - literally on the doorstep.

Reviewed by Kat 11th September 2019

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Everything was very clean, the double bed was comfy and it had all the equipment we needed really! Id happily recommend the property to my friends and family :) Dont expect all bells and whistles, its quite simple but it its more than all you need for a comfortable stay. The ferry to Fowey was a delight but it does stack up in price if you go everyRead more day, but in our minds it was all part of the fun of the cottage. Two pubs, a bakers, shop and tea rooms all within a matter of a few footsteps! Hide

Reviewed by Henry 10th August 2019

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Lovely comfortable cottage with good sized kitchen diner and good sized double and twin bedrooms. Located in the village at the bottom of a very steep hill. Car parking at the top of the village and not for anyone with walking or mobility issues. Tiny outside space shared with other cottage, with only small bistro table and 2 chairs. Without ferry Read moreto Fowey the village would feel very claustrophobic. Roads into the village are single track for several miles with limited passing spaces. Hide

Reviewed by Andrea 4th August 2019

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Light and comfortable living room
Sociable kicthen and dining room with further WC
Open plan kitchen/ dining area
Well eqipped kitchen
Kick back and relax in the spacious living room
Enjoy the everchanging view from the master bedroom
Spacious master bedroom
Premium toiletries for each guest
Enjoy your morning coffee with a view
Twin bedroom
Bedroom
Show 2 moreSpacious family bathroom

Location

Map
Note: As the postcode is used to identify the general area of the property, it may not always reflect its precise location, therefore please only use this map as a guide.

The ancient fishing village of Polruan lies just across the river from the delightful civil parish of Fowey, a bustling picturesque town packed with quirky coastal shops, art galleries and restaurants. Surrounded by some of the region’s most enchanting countryside, this pair of Cornish cousins have a truly magical feel about them. Polruan, with its steep hill and charming cottages looking down over the pretty harbour, and Fowey with its timeless maritime charm, are linked together by the Fowey Estuary, a haven of colourful sailing and fishing boats dotted about on the water.

A short drive away are the nearby harbours of East and West Looe with their quayside restaurants, sandy beaches and wildlife boat trips. The village of Polperro, with its fascinating smuggling history and horse pulled tram is a must-see and Charlestown, with its huge square sail ships is famously known as the key filming location for the hit TV series, Poldark. Children will love winding their way through the scenic coastal landscape with the Bodmin and Wenford Railway and for those brave enough, there is ample opportunity to hunt down the mysterious beast of Bodmin Moor.

The beautiful capital town of Truro with its magnificent cathedral and wide boulevards is just over an hour away by car and the newly redeveloped St Austell, home to the Eden Project and Lost Gardens of Heligan can be reached within forty-five minutes. Surrounded by gorgeous countryside and nature reserves, lakes and rivers, the area boasts some of the best sailing and watersports in the UK. If you are looking for somewhere remote and unspoilt, but with lots to keep you busy, Polruan is the perfect choice.

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