Newhaven - Porthleven, Nr Helston, South Cornwall, England - Sleeps 6+2
Newhaven sleeps six (plus two) guests and is a large holiday retreat ideally placed in the pretty Cornish fishing village of Porthleven which dates back to the 18th Century. Located near to Helston on the Lizard Peninsula, Porthleven is a popular coastal destination with its bustling harbour, excellent restaurants, lovely beach and pretty white cottages against a picturesque seascape.
Offering three bedrooms, including the master room which affords fantastic views over the harbour, Newhaven is a family friendly holiday home at any time of the year. During the summer months relax in the secluded garden at the front of the property and enjoy alfresco dining on the patio or a seafood BBQ (fresh from the harbour which is just a two minute stroll away!). During the winter months, relax in front of an open fire after an embracing walk along the beautiful sandy beach which stretches for some miles to Loe Bar, the largest natural lake in Cornwall.
Porthleven is an idyllic Cornish village which still today holds on to its unspoilt charm. It has all the right ingredients for an enjoyable seaside holiday with restaurants where you can sample the freshest of fish, traditional pubs for a local pint, gift and craft shops to browse and a supermarket for stocking up on provisions, along with an annual food and music festival in April. Spend your days sitting by the harbour watching the fishing boats come and go where you will see them off-loading the catch of the day. Take a picnic to the beach and relax on the sands or simply sit and admire the stunning sea views over Mounts Bay.
For those who like to keep active, even when on holiday, there are miles of coastal path to explore, spanning all the way from the Lizard to Lands End with so much to see along the way. Walk in the summer when the paths are alive with wild flowers or during the winter when your heart will be stirred by the dramatic coastal views.
With something to offer all ages, the attractive market town of Helston is just two miles and has a great selection of pubs, eating establishments, children's play areas, Folk Museum (free!) and the famous annual Flora Day with its carnival vibe, held at the beginning of May. Acting as the 'gateway to the Lizard Peninsula, Helford is a great starting point for exploring the beautiful countryside and pretty villages dotted throughout the Helford Valley.
- Open Fire
- Pub/Restaurant Nearby
- Beach Nearby
- Garden/Outside Area
- Bike Storage
- Satellite/cable TV
- Washing Machine
- CD Player
- Kingsize Bed
- Accessible via Public Transport
- One king-size bedroom.
- Twin bedroom with two single beds.
- Bedroom with bunk beds.
- Double sofa bed that can be used to provide additional sleeping facilities for two guests.
- Bathroom with shower over bath, wash basin and WC.
- Living room with television, DVD player, CD player and an open fire - a comfy place to relax at the end of the day.
- Dining room with large table that can seat eight to ten guests.
- Well equipped kitchen with washing machine, dishwasher, fridge, oven and microwave.
- Good sized attractive and private secure garden.
Additional information: Please bring your own bedding for the sofa bed. High chair is provided. Supermarket/shops nearby. Electricity charged by meter reading.
Low Season from £375
Mid Season from £500
High Season from £700
Peak Season £1100
Changeover Day: Saturday
Cheque, Bank Transfer
Sleeps 6+2 people in 3 bedrooms (1 King, 1 Twin, 1 Bunk bed rm + Sofa bed)
Owner: Mark & Sarah Dring, click Contact Details for owner´s phone number and email address.
Newhaven joined Independent Cottages in April 2010
Book now for Summer, some weeks still available for summer holidays. Price reductions available for 2 week bookings. contact Sarah on 07828125021
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Calendar last updated: 22nd July 2017