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37 reviews
Looking out from the cottage
Polkirt Forge
living room with lovely sea views
living room
Main bedroom with sea and harbour views
Principal bedroom
Bedroom 2 - King size double or two small singles
Dining / TV room
Our new bathroom (2016)
Our new bathroom (2016)
'Rain' shower
small secluded courtyard
Views across the harbour
Looking down Polkirt Hill
Built on the site of the original Forge in Mevagissey
Looking out  towards the lighthouse from the living toom
Down the steps in front of the cottage - 'our' small beach - at least when the tide is out
Polkirt Hill just up from the cottage
Mevagissey
By the harbour
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Holiday Rental House -
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
Mevagissey, Cornwall, England

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Excellent - based on 37 reviews
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Jo-Physio...
Rochester, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
8 reviews
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“Doubly Fantastic - both location and accommodation 😀”
Reviewed 12 March 2016 for a stay in March 2016
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person found this review helpful

What a stunning location, so close to all the bars, harbour, attractive shops and even Seals...
Accommodation- beautifully homely yet, modern and stylish with everything you could want, including coffee maker. The new bathroom is finished to a very high standard, if it wasn't for wanting to spot the local seal again... I may have lost a fair amount of my days in that shower!
Information pack was comprehensive with lots of clues of where to go and explore, both well known (e.g Eden only 20min away ) but also more secluded beaches and walks, costal path maps (many straight from the front door).
There were too many places to eat in that really we needed to stay for another week just to sample the all. We eat out often (all great meals) and equally the forge was greatly equipped for me to rustle up a risotto, or some sneaky morning pancakes.
I had a fabulous week with my mum and auntie, the area was well suited to us all.
I have already booked my next week away here with some friends later in the year

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Liked best: Location, quality of the furnishings and overal style and feel of the property.
Travelling group: Other
Your age range 25-34
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
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Management Response
14 Mar 2016
Thanks Jo for providing such lovely feedback. So pleased that you enjoy the cottage and the facilities. You are the first guests to use the new bathroom so good to know that it met with your approval. We look forward to your future visits. B&C
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London
Reviewed 20 August 2015 for a stay in August 2015

Travelling group: Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
21 Aug 2015
Carol and I were pleased to hear that your family holiday was a success - that's our simple aim. Our plan is to carry on investing in improvements to "The Forge" so that our guests have the best possible experience while relaxing in Mevagissey. Thanks so much for you kind review. Barry
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Mr Nichol...
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
“Excellent, well furbished accommodation close to the harbour.”
Reviewed 16 August 2015 for a stay in August 2015

Clean and comfortable, well furbished and within a few minutes walk of the harbour shops/restaurants and car park.
The owners had thought of everything to make our stay comfortable from start to finish.

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Travelling group: Other
Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
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Management Response
18 Aug 2015
We are pleased that you found everything at the Forge to your liking. We are already planning further improvements for 2016. Thank you for taking the time to review our cottage. Barry and Carol
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Lisa S
Mevagissey, United Kingdom
1 review
“Perfect stay in a beautiful location !”
Reviewed 29 July 2015 for a stay in July 2015

Cottage exceed any expectations of myself / husband and children aged 11/16yrs . Cottage is equipped with everything you could possible need and more for any family of any age ! Clean and comfortable , beautiful views .lots of very nice places to eat within Mevagissey itself , and coastal walks . Highly recommend to anyone and will we hopefully be returning ourselves too !!

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Travelling group: Teenagers
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Management Response
29 Jul 2015
Thanks from Carol and me for such a lovely review and we are delighted of course that the holiday was a success for you and your children. I hope you will book with us again in the future.
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Linda B
Level 4 Contributor
44 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
“Summer Holiday”
Reviewed 19 July 2015 for a stay in July 2015

Lovely comfortable clean cottage. All essentials supplied. A few maintenance jobs needed doing but nothing major that needed us calling the housekeeper for. Was disappointed that the small patio area was untidy and had no idea that seagulls feet could make that much noise - from the nest on the roof!! Had a nice holiday and Mevagissey has some lovely restaurants

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Management Response
20 Jul 2015
We are pleased that you enjoyed your holiday and liked the cottage. As you know from other reviews Sarah, Carol and I do our very best to ensure that guests find everything in the cottage in first class and clean condition. We also provide a feedback form for every visit so we can ensure standards are maintained and any issues promptly addressed. Mevagissey is fortunate to still have an active fishing community at its heart - Seagulls needless to say come as part of the package.
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