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The Lower Deck

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Overview
Condo/Apartment -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Falmouth, Cornwall, England
The Lower Deck is perfect for people who want beaches and amenities within a few minutes walking distance. Castle beach and the seafront are just five minutes walk away, a few minutes further takes you to the popular Gyllingvase beach with its renowned cafe/restaurant. Alternatively, 5 minutes walk in the opposite direction takes you to the harbour with it's pretty yachts and the famous Maritime Museum, as well as the shops, restaurants, cafes and summer attractions of Events Square. Also ideal for parents who are visiting students at Falmouth University.
Please note that free, unrestricted parking is available on the road and the driveway is generally available for loading/unloading.

The apartment was updated in 2017 with a newly tiled shower room and kitchen. Although compact, the kitchen is well equipped with an integrated electri...
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Listing #HL86504
About the Owner
Nigel B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2009
Interaction with guests
We are usually around to meet you on arrival and always willing to offer advice about places to visit or information about local ferries and amenities in the area. We have also compiled a comprehensive folder of suggestions and information for your use. We really love living in Falmouth and are very happy to share some of our 'locals' tips or to help with any queries you may have but we also respect your privacy and understand that some guests may prefer to discover the delights of Falmouth themselves.
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Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

Date of stay: October 2018
Reviewed 4 July 2018

Just a short climb up from the railway station the flat has its own little garden with a tete-a-tete for evening G&T's. Some great pubs in Falmouth and the Rick Stein Fizz n' chips is top of the range fine dining! Take a trip up...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank WanderlustSouthWales
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Reviewed 15 June 2018

Dear little flat, very well appointed, just a few minutes walk from Falmouth seafront and all amenities. The walk is on a bit of a slope and there are steps down to the flat but nothing too onerous. There was a clotted cream tea and...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank Mrs Bridget P
Amenities
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (3)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (3)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
A baby or one young child is welcome. Travel cot and high chair available on request.
BR>Laundry facilities are available in the town.
Large selection of paperbacks and hardback books provided.
Selection of DVDs and videos also.
Games provided.
Electric coal effect fire in addition to radiators.
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
A travel cot and high chair can be provided on request for a small child.
Bathrooms
    1 Shower
Bedrooms
    1 Full
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
The bathroom and kitchen were fully re-furbished in 2017.
Due to popularity in the summer months we advise early booking and short breaks are usually accepted in low season only.
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About the neighbourhood
Falmouth is the 3rd largest natural harbour in the world and is guarded by the impressive castles of St Mawes and Pendennis, built by Henry VIII. It still has fascinating working docks, where you can often see cruise ships, naval boats or ferries, in addition to the marina areas full of smaller yachts and launches.BR>
It has four lovely beaches within walking distance:-
Castle beach- popular with locals and great for rockpooling
Gyllyngvase Beach- attended by lifeguards for safe swimming, with a volley ball net and great cafe/restaurant.
Swanpool Beach- more pebbly but with a selection of watersports available, crazy golf course and beach cafe with fantastic speciality ice creams.
Maenporth Beach- a very gently shelving sandy bay where you can actually park on the edge of the sand. It a...
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Getting around
Local ferries take you to Flushing, St Mawes or up to Truro stopping off at Trelissick Gardens on the way. Ocean safaris, fishing trips or a cruise along Helford Passage can also be booked at the local piers.
The local train station is less than 5 minutes away with a branch line to Truro. From there you can get trains to Penzance, St Austell and many other places in Cornwall. Travel via the pretty Victorian St Erth station as an alternative way to see St Ives without the hassle of parking.
Local bus services are also available, including an open top touring bus of the area in the summer.
Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Newquay Airport: 49.0 km
Railway: Falmouth Town: 0.2 km
Ferry: Plymouth: 106.0 km
Take the train to Falmouth town station. This is less than 5 minutes walk from the house.

Fly to Newquay airport and take a transfer bus or hire a car, to Falmouth (about 40 mins).

By car, follow the A30 and then A39.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.5 km.
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