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Lanyon Quoit
View towards Cape Cornwall spring low tide
Spring garden
Gwenver beach April 2011
Jubilee Outdoor Pool Penzance
St Michael's Mount
Gwenver Beach Summer 2012
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Madron, Penzance, Cornwall, England

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SunshineC...
Dorset
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4 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Beautiful!!!!”
Reviewed 21 October 2013 for a stay in October 2013
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My partner and I stayed in the The Flower House for 4 days. Claudine was welcoming but let us to it which was perfect.
The location of the property was excellent and was around 20mins from Lands End and St Ives, 40 mins from Lizards Point and 5 mins from Penzance.

There's not much in the village of Madron but a taxi cost around £7 into Penzance where there are many lovely restaurants to eat in the evening.

The cottage it's self is beautiful, well equipt with all the things you could need. Kitchen had everything you needed to cook.
It's decorated in a very modern way but has so much character.
There's many small touches which were amazing on a rainy day, including DVDs and DVD player, selection of books and an iPod docking station.

They have a lovely log fire, a basket of logs provided. Also Claudine provides a hair dryer.
A pint a milk and a lovely bottle of red wine was also left for us which was a lovely touch.

The bed is amazing and provided us with the best nights sleep in a long time!!!

Overall we had a lovely stay and will defiantly be returing.

Many thanks to Claudine again

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jacks2308
London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Beatuful, stylish hideaway!”
Reviewed 4 September 2013 for a stay in August 2013
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Myself and my bridesmaids got ready for my wedding here and my husband and I stayed here for a week after our wedding, it was the perfect location! The Flower House has been decorated with style and attention to detail and is everything you could want for a relaxing retreat in Cornwall!

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Liked best: The layout and decor of the cottage
Liked least: We loved it all!
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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Joe H
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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“If I could give it 6 out of 5 I would!”
Reviewed 30 July 2013 for a stay in July 2013

Having just spent a weekend in The Flower House I really can't recommend it enough. It's the perfect size for two, is spotlessly clean and decorated in such a way that explaining to my girlfriend she couldn't live there forever proved the only downside!
Great location just outside Penzance and a few mins off the A30 so travelling around Cornwall to all the places we wanted was easy.
Claudine was very welcoming and really informative whenever we had questions about the area etc and provided a really handy overview of local resturants, useful numbers etc.
We will certainly be returning and will recommend it to anyone who will listen.

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Liked best: The overall decoration of the Flower House.
Liked least: We couldn't find a single think we didn't love!
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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lindshous...
Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
“The perfect accomodation”
Reviewed 13 July 2013 for a stay in July 2013

The Flower House is an amazing, stunning and comfortable place to stay. We stayed for 3 nights and wish we had booked for longer. Although we were very lucky with the weather and got to enjoy breakfast on the decking everyday I am equally confident that if the weather had been bad we would still have loved the place. I am not a winter person, but even I would enjoy staying here during the winter months, curling up in front of the fire with one of the books or DVD's on offer. Every inch of the accommodation is stunning and we have both come home full of ideas for our own houses. Claudine is lovely and very helpful. The location is also ideal with easy access to many towns, beaches and gardens. I can't want to stay here again next year.

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Liked best: The look of the property and how comfortable it was
Travelling group: Extended Family
Your age range 35-49
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PthePBrus...
Brussels
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“Cute holiday house - perfect for a couple even on rainy days”
Reviewed 16 June 2013 for a stay in June 2013

We had a fantastic time at the flower house! It is situated in the backyard of a nice family's home close to Penzance. As a young couple of two German expats taking some time off from busy London we very much enjoyed the calmness (one doesn't notice the proprietors at all, because their house is looking to the other side). Claudine gave us really helpful tips, e.g. where to find the best beach to enjoy sunset. On a rainy evening we enjoyed the cosy couch in front of the fire place - a huge basket of logs was provided for free. Look at the pictures - they don't lie.

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Liked best: Sitting on the couch in front of the fire place during a rainy evening. And the style of the interior design.
Liked least: It takes some time to get warm water from the shower.
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Your age range 25-34
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