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Rock House

23 reviews
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Overview
3 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
6 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Sit for hours with a coffee in the kitchen or with a glass of wine in the sitting room overlooking the 270 degree views of Mount Edgcumbe country park with Dartmoor in the distance, the South Hams and the Mew Stone, out to sea and round to Penlee Point. Watch the continuous marine activity from local gig racing, to beautiful yachts to the Royal Navy practising high speed manoeuvres (as well as the occasional dolphin on quieter days!) .... The top half of Rock House in Kingsand has its own front door and direct access to beach and has been totally renovated by the owners. The property used to form part of the Earl of Edgcumbe's holiday residence and has high ceilings, grand proportions and stunning sea views. Sleeping six in three bedrooms with 2 bathrooms, there is a large sitting ro...Sit for hours with a coffee in the kitchen or with a glass of wine in the sitting room overlooking the 270 degree views of Mount Edgcumbe country park with Dartmoor in the distance, the South Hams and the Mew Stone, out to sea and round to Penlee Point. Watch the continuous marine activity from local gig racing, to beautiful yachts to the Royal Navy practising high speed manoeuvres (as well as the occasional dolphin on quieter days!) .... The top half of Rock House in Kingsand has its own front door and direct access to beach and has been totally renovated by the owners. The property used to form part of the Earl of Edgcumbe's holiday residence and has high ceilings, grand proportions and stunning sea views. Sleeping six in three bedrooms with 2 bathrooms, there is a large sitting room overlooking the sea with woodburning stove, plenty of seating, NowTV, and also a pool/ table tennis table; a large double aspect kitchen/ diner with dining table (seats 8,) range cooker, D/W, washer dryer, wine fridge, Nespresso coffee machine, microwave and more sea views. The master bedroom has a lovely ensuite shower room and a full sized wardrobe as well as direct sea views from the bed! Full central heating. Pubs/ well stocked shop within 250 yards. Small garden area (not enclosed) with clothes line. More
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About the Owner
Nicky & Neil F
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:80%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2012
Interaction with guests
Our friendly manager lives locally and is on hand to resolve any issues you may have but will leave you in peace if desired.
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Reviews (23)

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Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

We had a marvellous week in Rock House. The location was perfect - going to sleep to the sound of the waves crashing over the rock pools directly below. Very comfortable accommodation with all amenities provided. Would recommend it to anyone.

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Angie T
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Bath, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 29 June 2018

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Date of stay: June 2018
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Reviewed 13 June 2018

Not sure where to start this review because there are so many positives to go through. Arrangements with Nicky the owner went smoothly with lots of pre-arrival detail from essential “how-to-get-there” instructions (including helpful front door photograph) through to places to see and recommendations to...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank AngusBuddy
Reviewed 11 June 2018

What can I say, a beautiful property, situated in a charming village with stunning views. This was my second visit to Rock House and it did not disappoint. Location is fantastic with easy access to the village, the beach (through its own secret door) and...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank realamyamyamy
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Well equipped property with stunning sea views and direct access to beach. We have stayed in many properties in the village and for location and facilities this was by far the best.

Date of stay: April 2017
Thank Road703950
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Towels Provided
Ocean Views
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Books
Hairdryer
TV
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Pool Table
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Ping Pong Table
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Patio
Fireplace
Additional amenities & feature info
Arranged in three bedrooms, one double, one twin and one with bunks (full size.) There is also a travel cot and high chair at the property and a pull-out truckle bed in the bunk room and, although we could not recommend more than six fully grown people, an extra child could easily be accommodated if required.
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About the neighbourhood
The quaint villages of Kingsand Cawsand have two beaches, art galleries as well as four great pubs within easy walk serving good food (booking recommended.) The well stocked village shop is within a few minutes walk of the property serving everything you need as well as hot pasties - perfect for that picnic. There is a friendly cafe/ ice cream parlour on the beach as well as a deli/ cafe/ bakery (in season.) Parking is in the central car park which is five minutes walk and can be paid for weekly. (Unloading 70 yards from the property.) There is a foot ferry from Cawsand Beach at regular intervals during the spring/ summer months going right to the heart of Plymouth’s Barbican with easy access for the aquarium, Mayflower museum & shops.
Getting around
Central village car park 5 minutes walk (weekly tickets can be purchased.) Unloading 70 yards from the house. Easy transport links to the mainline railway station at Plymouth (please ask for directions.) Regular bus route all around the peninsula & to Plymouth.
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