Kitchen / Diner
Relax infront of the woodburner
Get all cosey and enjoy the woodburner
Kitchen Diner
Property Feature
Stunning views
Double bedroom
Double bedroom
Single bed
1 / 13  Lounge
2 / 13  Kitchen / Diner
3 / 13  Relax infront of the woodburner
4 / 13  Get all cosey and enjoy the woodburner
5 / 13  Lounge
6 / 13  Welcome
7 / 13  Kitchen Diner
8 / 13  Property Feature
9 / 13  Stunning views
10 / 13  Double bedroom
11 / 13  Double bedroom
12 / 13  Single bed
13 / 13  Bathroom

Sail Loft

Polruan, Cornwall
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 1
Change Sat
No Dogs
3 star
Open fire / woodburner
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Beach within easy reach
Family friendly
Towels included
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At a glance

  • Set in the heart of Polruan with its narrow streets and unspoiled architecture
  • Take a day trip to Fowey on the passenger ferry from the quay
  • Located in an area with opportunities for walking, swimming and sailing
  • Nearby beaches included Polruan Quay, Par Sands, Polkerris and Lantic Bay 
  • Visit St Catherine’s Castle in Fowey
  • A great base for exploring all the treasures of Cornwall
Property code: PC054

A quaint and surprisingly large cottage which is ideally situated in the heart of the village with its narrow streets and unspoiled architecture.

Set in ancient fishing village of Polruan, next to the local tea rooms, famous for its boat building heritage and stunning scenery. The village has everything you need including pubs/restaurants, shops and a small beach. If you decide to venture further afield the town of Fowey with its shops, restaurants and pubs, is just a short drive away or you can get there by the passenger ferry from the quay. The area is packed full of beaches, coastal walks and valleys, offering opportunities for walking, swimming and sailing.

On entering the property, you will immediately be amazed by the large kitchen/diner with electric oven and hob, fridg/ freezer, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine, and a dining table which seats 4 comfortably. A staircase leads up to the first floor where the comfortable lounge takes up the whole of this floor giving you lots of room. Here you can cosy up in front of the wood burner and watch TV. Heading up to the second floor you will find two bedrooms, a double with TV and a single. Also on this floor is the bathroom with shower over the bath and WC.

There is no outside space at the property however, the cottage is within paces from the beach and village quay. Parking is available at the nearby car parks where charges apply

  • Sleeps 2+1
  • 2 bedrooms – 1 double and 1 single 
  • 1 bathroom 
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, dishwasher, hi-fi and washing machine
  • Wood burner
  • Electric and night storage heating included 
  • Bed linen and towels included 
  • Parking available at nearby car parks, charges apply 
  • Regret no pets
  • Beach, shop, pub/restaurant within walking distance 
  • TV/ DVD in lounge and TV in master bedroom
  • Please note the staircases are steep so care needs to be taken with small children
  • 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 some of which can be steep. Please contact us if you have specific requirements.
  • There are many small winding streets 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.

This property is personally managed by Louise.


From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 4 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Tony 22nd December 2018

Right in the village, by both pubs, shop and the ferry. Absolutly charming place, will be back, didn't want to leave

Reviewed by Sally 27th October 2018

A fantastic location, surprisingly spacious rooms. Perfect for the three of us. Clean, well equipped, cosy and warm. Loved it.

Kitchen / Diner
Relax infront of the woodburner
Get all cosey and enjoy the woodburner
Kitchen Diner
Property Feature
Stunning views
Double bedroom
Double bedroom
Show 1 moreSingle bed


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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