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Captains Reach

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3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Falmouth, Cornwall, England
A former Victorian townhouse overlooking the harbour, Captain's Reach is an impressive property with high ceilings and many original features throughout its large rooms, offering luxury accommodation at an affordable price. The property is split over two floors, with three bedrooms, including a private den room with ensuite bathroom, a fully fitted kitchen with gas range cooker, and a sea facing living room with a log burner.

The house itself is an old Captains house built so that Captains of sailing vessels could view their ships in the harbour. As such, the property has commanding views over the entire Falmouth harbour, including unobstructed views of the Roseland Peninsula and both Pendennis and St Mawes' Castles.

We are five minutes walk away from the town centre and harbour, and within a fifteen minute stroll to the nearb...
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Listing #HL379612
About the Owner
Gaye H
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2013
Interaction with guests
We live in the aprtment upstairs, so if you need help or advice about anything, please let us know. Alternatively let us know if you want to just be left alone. We can prepare a casserol meal for you to have on arrival for £30 cash. It will be prepared for 6 people and will be your choice from: Beef or Vegitarian Lasagna, Cottage Pie, Tuna fish Tagliatelli in a Mushroom Sauce, Chicken Casserol, or Beef Stew. For £50 cash per day we can join you in your car and take you on a Mystery Tour of some of our favorite Cornish places. For £30 a session you can have a hands off/on Reiki session to balance your chakras and get you ready for your holiday break.
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Reviewed 10 September 2017

House was beautiful, clean and spacious- it was so nice to not be crowded in a hotel room for a whole week. Gaye welcomed us with scones, jam and cream! The WIFI and satellite TV worked perfectly and we enjoyed them daily. Having the washer...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank Journey731030
Management response:Responded 12 September 2017

Thank you for you wonderful feed-back we are so glad that you chose us as the base to stay for your trip from USA and that you managed to cram so much into it! We would love you to come back and stay again soon.

Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Fantastic property. Very well equipped with everything you would expect and a lot more besides. Property is very close to centre of Falmouth for shops, eateries, ferry to St Mawes etc. Owner very helpful. Lots to do in local area and we easily filled a...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank M9304PPrichardw
Management response:Responded 15 August 2017

Glad you enjoyed your stay and hope that you will return to Falmouth soon to stay with us again.

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Reviewed 19 June 2017

my family and i have just returned from captains reach, the house is beautiful,far better than the pictures in the ad everything you could possibly require and more is supplied even toys for our grandchildren aged 3 and six months, gaye the owner is a...More

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank john o
Management response:Responded 20 June 2017

We are delighted that you felt so at home and that you felt everything was above just standard. Hope Chloe brings her penguin back to visit us in Falmouth very soon.

  • Alarm Clock
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Staffed Property
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
If you or any of your party use creams and lotions including tanning lotion, please wear night clothes in bed and bring your own towels. Sorry but fees will be charged from the...
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Crib
    2 Twins
    2 Kings
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  • Damage Deposit: R 3 611 / stay - Deposit
  • Cleaning Fee: R 1 625 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
Falmouth itself has multiple restaurants that cater to a high quality and cover almost all types of cuisine, and there is plenty to do for those without a car including the National Maritime Museum Cornwall, several eclectic art galleries, a vibrant live music scene, and several good pubs (including a quiet one just two doors away!).
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Newquay: 50.0 km
Railway: Falmouth: 1.0 km
Ferry: Falmouth: 1.0 km
By car - tap in TR11 3ES into your satnav, otherwise M5, A30, turn off when it says Truro, then head for Falmouth. If you let us know your email address, we can send you directions.

By air - From Newquay Airport you can hire cars, and taxis are available. The fare will probably be around £60 and it's about 25-45 minutes away depending on traffic and the time of day.

By Sea - There are docking bays available for visitors by boat and there are a plethora of boat trips to Helfod Passage, St Mawes and even Truro
(depending on the tides). It is even possible to charter a luxury yacht for the day.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.0 km.
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