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John's Dory

Overview
Holiday Rental House -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Penzance, Cornwall, England
John's Dory oozes elegance and shabby chic. The huge balcony and fabulous view can be enjoyed all year around thanks to the outside heater.

Cosy and inviting this 2 bedroom self catering house is excellently positioned just a stone's throw from the railway and bus stations and the busy working harbour of Penzance. Situated on the upper level of Wharfside Village a smart development of villa style housing, shops and restaurants the house enjoy a truly central location ideal for exploring the town on foot and discovering the many activities the far South West has to offer. This an ideal spot for a relaxing 'car-free' stay (secure, covered parking space provided).

The property at a glance comprises of a large open plan living room/diner, kitchen, downstairs WC, one double and one twin bedroom, upstairs family bathroom wit...
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Listing #HL259596
About the Owner
Grace P
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:September 2012
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

This is my 3rd stay at John Dory’s with my mum. The location is excellent being in the centre of Penzance and so close to all the local amenities. The parking is very secure and easy to use. Inside the house is spacious with a...More

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GraceJamesP, VR Owner at John's Dory, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi and thank you for your constructive comments. We always do appreciate receiving guest feedback. John's Dory is just about to be painted so hopefully you will notice a difference next time you visit. We will have a look at the sofa's although we often...More

Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

This is our 2nd stay at these houses, they are in a great location, the house has everything you need, parking which is great, good base to see so many things in and around Penzance, definitely recommend, lovely welcome pack when arrived.

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GraceJamesP, VR Owner at John's Dory, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2018

We're so glad you enjoyed your stay. Thanks for your comments and we look forward to welcoming you again.

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Reviewed 23 April 2018

we've just had a week here in Penzance staying at Johns Dory. 5min walk from train/bus station. the house is nice and comfortable with everything you need. local shops/bars/restaurants on your doorstep. locals are nice and friendly and give you tips on places to visit....More

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GraceJamesP, VR Owner at John's Dory, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

Thanks for your kind words. We're glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you again soon

Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
John's Dory (Sleeps 4)


Please visit www.wharfsideholidayhomes.co.uk for more information

Downstairs accommodation

From the bright entrance hallway leads the staircase, a cloakroom/WC which serves as a convenient space to dry outdoor clothing and the large open plan kitchen/lounge/diner, perfect for homely meals in.

The spacious and comfortable lounge area is furnished to a high standard. The comfy sofas and armchair are a perfect place to enjoy the flat-screen TV, DVD player, hi-fi system or curl up and read your favorite book.

The kitchen is superbly equipped with a variety of modern appliances for efficient and easy use. This opens out into the dining area with access through French doors to the large balcony, which is ideal for alfresco dining with a barbeque, table and cha...
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House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 Full
    2 Twins
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Weekend and short break rates are available. Mid week changovers are available, please contact Grace for more information on 07803 862 076
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About the neighbourhood
Penzance is a busy market town and boasts a variety of great bars, restaurants and cafe's. Located within easy reach are the city of Truro and the sailing capital, Falmouth. If it's surfing or sunbathing you're after, or perhaps a romantic walk along a deserted beach, then you are spoilt for choice with some of the area's best beaches on your doorstep such as Sennen, Praa Sands and Porthcurno. The Eden Project is also only a 45 minute drive away.

The famous St Michael's Mount (described as the jewel in Cornwall's crown) and Lanhydrock House are located close by or you may chose to take a day trip to the Isles of Scilly on 'The Scillonian'. The terminal and ticket office is just a short stroll from the holiday homes.

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Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Newquay: 58.0 km
Railway: Penzance: 0.3 km
If travelling by car:
1.Take the A30 and follow all signs to Penzance
2.As you come in to Penzance and reach the final roundabout by a Tesco store and petrol station take the first exit onto Eastern Green
3.Continue to the railway station along Chyandour Cliff
4.At the station follow the one-way system to the left, stay in the left hand lane
5.Continue into Wharf Road
6.Wharfside Village is on the right hand side opposite the large car park

National buses and trains run to Penzance Station, a very short walk from Wharfside Village. Newquay International Airport is a forty-five minute drive away and cars can easily be rented from the airport or Penzance station.
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: 0.3 km.
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