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“Super cottage and location”
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2 storey 'upside down' house
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60 reviews
2 storey 'upside down' house
Lobbs Cottage rear view
Gabled ceiling Lounge
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Double bedroom
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Double bedroom
Mawgan Porth  Bay 5 minutes drive
Mawgan Porth Beach
Padstow 15 minutes drive
View from lane
The lane outside Lobbs
St Mawgan church
St Mawgan tea room
St Mawgan Village store
St Mawgan tea room
Lobbs rear view
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Cottage -
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
St. Mawgan, Cornwall, England

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Thornegir...
Somerset
Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Super cottage and location”
Reviewed 9 July 2013 for a stay in June 2013

We stayed at Lobbs Cottage in St Mawgan in June 2013. The booking process was very easy and communication from Julie and Cameron was excellent.

The cottage itself was superb, really homely and the fittings and furniture were excellent. The beds were comfy and the bedding was of an excellent quality. No expense has been spared on the property and everything was spotlessly clean. This is THE best holiday rental we have stayed in and I'm sure that we shall stay in this lovely cottage again.

The village of St Mawgan was lovely, a good park and playing fields for children to play in. The Falcon Inn serves superb food and drink at reasonable prices and has an excellent beer garden as well. There is also a great shop and tea rooms that serve excellent cream teas and cakes (all of which are homemade).

We walked from the cottage via the local footpath to Mawgan Porth beach which took about 40 mins, but wouldn't recommend you do that if you have children with buckets and spades etc. We did get the local bus back from Mawgan Porth to St Mawgan which only takes about 5 mins.

Julie and Cameron recommended various restaurants and local areas to visit of which we did a few, one of which was The Wild Cafe at the Bedruthan Hotel. We had a couple of drinks on their terrace which overlooks Mawgan Porth beach and I must say that the staff there were superb.

There is so much to explore in this part of cornwall and having Lobbs Cottage to go back to at the end of a tiring day was wonderful.

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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
23 Sep 2013
Thank you for taking the time to trview Lobbs Cottage. So glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you agai.
Cam and Julie
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Burbage, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 April 2013 for a stay in April 2013

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Liked best: All amenities provided that you have in your own home
Liked least: Nothing!
Travelling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
30 Apr 2013
Thanks for taking the time to leave a review. So glad you enjoyed your stay. Hope to see you all again. Kind regards
Cameron and Julie
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Nige50
Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Fantastic cottage in beautiful location”
Reviewed 3 April 2013 for a stay in March 2013

We have just stayed at this fantastic cottage for a well needed Easter break. The cottage is finished to an excellent standard and is like home from home. It has everything you need including wifi which our teenagers really appreciated. The log burner was just what we needed in this cold weather. The cottage is in a lovely village within walking distance from Mawgan Porth which has a beautiful beach. Great location for exploring the amazing coastline from Padstow to Newquay. The owners are close by and very helpful if needed. We plan to return again.

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Liked best: How homely the cottage felt.
Travelling group: Teenagers
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Management Response
4 Apr 2013
Thank you for leaving your review so quickly and chuffed you enjoyed your break and Lobbs cottage. Hope to see you soon.
Cam and Julie
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Clarissa9
Broadstairs
Level 3 Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Quiet and comfortable”
Reviewed 30 March 2013 for a stay in March 2013

I stayed here for 4 nights while visiting family. The cottage was immaculate and tastefully furnished and decorated. Everything I could require was available. The village is quirky and interesting in a lovely, unspoilt valley, yet just a few minutes from Watergate Bay and Mawgan Porth.

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Liked best: Home from home
Liked least: Nothing to dislike
Travelling group: Solo Traveller
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
31 Mar 2013
Thank you for taking the time to review Lobbs cottage. So glad you enjoyed your time there, hope to see you in the future
Cam and Julie
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Reviewed 23 January 2013 for a stay in October 2012

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Management Response
7 Feb 2013
Thank you for taking the time to review. Glad you enjoyed Lobbs cottage and hope to see you again (even tho you are gooners!)COYI.
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