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Gwern Cottages

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Gwern Cottage Overlooking Mounts Bay and Nature Reserve
1 of 26Gwern Cottage Overlooking Mounts Bay and Nature Reserve
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5 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 12
Marazion, Cornwall, England
These beautiful detached adjacent cottages share the same grounds yet have independent heating and facilities. The smaller cottage is offered as an option to anyone renting the main cottage so as to provide more space/independent accommodation for small groups and/or more comfortable accommodation for larger family groups. The main 4 bedroom cottage is furnished in contemporary style, with solid oak floors, open beams and lots of attention to detail. The property offers character accommodation, with wonderful views of the bay, beach, nature reserve and surrounding countryside. Downstairs is the lounge with leather sofa and seating, 40' TV, DVD, XBox & video opening onto a large outside deck with seating for twelve and BBQ. A separate dining room, with seating for eight. Fully equipped kitchen, including dishwasher. Utility room... Read more
Listing #HL160604
About the Owner
Gareth J
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2011
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Reviewed 13 August 2018

If you are looking for the Ritz then this is not the place for you but if you are wanting a charming. well appointed home base to visit Cornwall then this is it. Plenty of space and fully equipped with all the amenities. The property...More

Thank Lee T
Reviewed 29 June 2018

Gwern Cottage is in a glorious location, a few minutes walk from the sea and about 10 minutes pleasant walk to the attractive and interesting market town of Marazion. The incredible castle on the Mount and the fascinating town of Penzance are close by, as...More

Thank Mary N
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Croydon, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 April 2018


Management response:Responded 13 May 2018


  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (12)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(3)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Playground
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (2)
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Sofa Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Due to character of property limited headroom for taller guests in some of the bathrooms. Also limited seating in lounge for larger groups who want to sit together - extensive covered outside seating areas are provided.
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    2 Showers
    1 Twin
    3 Fulls
    2 Sofas
    1 Queen
    1 King
    1 Bunk
    1 Crib
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  • Damage Deposit: R 4 634 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Rental is Saturday to Saturday. PRICES ARE ALL INCLUSIVE. All electricity and heating costs are included.PRICES FOR 10 PEOPLE OR LESS ARE FOR MAIN COTTAGE ONLY. PRICES FOR 12 PEOPLE INCLUDE USE OF SECOND COTTAGE.Short Breaks Available - excludes July, August and Christmas week - minimum of 3 nights. Prices for short breaks are worked out as follows: 3 days - 70% of weekly price, 4 days - 75% of weekly price, 5 days - 80% of weekly price, 6 days - 90% of weekly price
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About the neighbourhood
Marazion is Cornwall's oldest character town, dominated by views of St Michael's Mount. 'The jewel in Cornwall's Crown' it is a prime coastal location and is situated in Mounts Bay, which sweeps from the Lizard Point to Land's End. The golden sandy beaches are perfect for families and the ocean is clear and warm. The town itself is thriving and offers a good array of local shops, pubs and restaurants. This location is perfect for walking holidays and the local scenery is stunning.

The beach is a Mecca for wind and kite surfers alike and is dotted with a selection of cafes and pubs. Behind the beach is the famous Marazion Marshes which are now an RSPB sanctuary and attract a wide range of birds and wildlife. The little town of Marazion has a plethora of craft shops,...
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Newquay: 63.0 km
Railway: Penzance: 4.0 km
BY CAR:From all major road networks in the UK travel on A30 towards Penzance.
BY RAIL: Direct links to Penzance and St. Erth
BY AIR: Flights to Newquay daily Newquay airport to Marazion 40 minutes by car.
CAR HIRE: available from Newquay airport and Penzance. Hertz, Europcar and Enterprise
LOCAL TRANSPORT: Regular buses and taxi services
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.3 km.
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