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3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Porthtowan, Cornwall, England
Mortreth is a modern, spacious 3-bedroom end row cottage in the seaside village of Porthtowan, just 5 minutes off the A30. It is a short walk from the beach and the village's many amenities.

With a balcony overlooking the bay Mortreth is a modern open plan property with a fully fitted kitchen; separate dining area, and a bright, airy living area. The open plan lounge and dining areas lead through patio doors to the private balcony with views of the bay and beach and it's a great place to watch the sun go down. Alternatively relax in the cottage garden and catch the last of the evening sun. With two doubles, one twin bedroom and a sofa bed in the lounge this an ideal family holiday home.
The cottage comes equipped with a stairgate, high chair, travel cot, bathroom step, childs loo seat, electrical socket covers and the garden i...
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Listing #HL63629
About the Owner
Mark F
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2008
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Reviewed 1 week ago

So we booked this for our second stay at exactly the same time, between xmas and new year. We love it. From the start, Mark the owner is so helpful and upon arrival there is milk and bread in the fridge and the house is...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Claireharri
SmallBloke, VR Owner at Mortreth, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Lovely to welcome you again Claire. The perfect guest who always leaves things neat and tidy. Thanks!

Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely time. The cottage was perfect for us & very spacious with great facilities. Porthtowan is beautiful & we hope to return there one day. The cottage is a perfect location & the owners are helpful, friendly & easy to deal with....More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Sam C
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Reviewed 2 August 2018

This cottage is an excellent choice for a family looking for holiday accommodation at the Cornish coast. Located in Porthtowan, only a 5 minute walk from the beach, the cottage is very comfortable and extremely well-equipped. The owner, Mark, is exceedingly well-organised and therefore all...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank 174nick
SmallBloke, VR Owner at Mortreth, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Thanks for the kind words Nick. We don’t get many visitors from down under but you’re we’re a delight - polite and left the cottage neat and tidy. Welcoming me back anytime!

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Mortreth was completely renovated in Spring 2008 and it is refurbished each January and consequently it is in excellent order throughout:Bedrooms - The master bedroom is upstairs with the second and third bedrooms on the ground floor. The master bedroom contains a new king-size bed and has ensuite facilities with seperate shower room. Bedroom two contains a double bed and bedroom three, two single beds.Bathroom - The bathroom is fresh, clean and modern and has a large corner bath with shower over. Laundry room - contains a new washing machine and a separate, new, tumble dryer. To avoid you having to fill your car with beach paraphernalia in addition to bed linen and towels we provide separate beach towels, beach toys (buckets, spades, fishing nets and boogie boards) and beach chairs. For... more
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 6:00 PM
    Check out: 2:00 PM
Due to insurance limitations we can't accept bookings from groups of teenagers.
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Fulls
    1 Crib
    2 Twins
    1 Sofa
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  • Damage Deposit: ₹ 13,752 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Weekends can be extended by arrangement, please contact the owner for details
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About the neighbourhood
Porthtowan is a small village nestling into the cliffs of the north coast of Cornwall. It is set in an attractive cove with a large, sandy, blue flag beach bordered by rock pools; perfect for all the family. Renown for its excellent surfing conditions the beach has RNLI lifeguards on duty from May to October. Dogs are not permitted on the beach between these dates. In addition to the impressive sandy beach, Porthtowan has its own salt water natural rock swimming pool, which can offer a welcome feature to many parents and children.The village has all the facilities one needs. Within walking distance there is a convenience store, post office, a surf shop, surf school, surf hire, the obligatory ice cream shop (not to be missed!), a bucket and spade shop, a beach café, a pub and the Blue Bar o... more
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Newquay Airport: 40.0 km
Railway: Redruth: 8.0 km
There are flights to Newquay airport provided by a range of airlines - see http://www.newquaycornwallairport.com/ for comprehensive flight information. Newquay airport is 40 minutes drive from Porthtowan.

There is a train and coach station in Redruth, under 5 miles away and a regular bus service operates to and from Truro, which is 10 miles away.

Please feel free to contact the owner for further details on the best way to reach the property.
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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