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River Valley Retreat

Certificate of Excellence
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Condo/Apartment -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
St Austell, Cornwall, England
Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence 2017 & 2018. Located in a quiet wooded valley on the outskirts of St Austell town. This modern, smoke & pet free studio is the perfect holiday retreat for a single person, couple or couple with a baby looking to experience the delightful Cornish Coast. The high vaulted ceiling with velux window and additional glazing to the front, creates a sense of volume, spaciousness and light. After a busy day, pour up a glass of wine, open the french doors, sit out on the patio and RELAX!....

Ideally situated on the beautiful South Coast, close to many beaches, coastal paths, woodland walks and attractions such as the Eden Project, Lost Gardens of Heligan, Charlestown (one of the famous film sets for Poldark), Pinetum Gardens, Mevagissey and Fowey. Just a 25 minute drive to Newquay and Truro and a 30 mi...
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Listing #HL8407310
About the Owner
Sam M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2014
Interaction with guests
We respect our guests privacy but always welcome a visit from them - even just to say 'Hello'. The key is put in a key safe just before the guests arrival.
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Reviewed 16 September 2018

Excellent accommodation and plenty of things to see and do around the area. Central to all of cornwall for day trips.

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SamMarston, VR Owner at River Valley Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review! We’re so glad you enjoyed your stay & time in Cornwall!

Reviewed 14 September 2018

Such a great property with a good use of space in a very modern style. Clean and comfortable. Well equipped and in a great location for the surrounding coast. We walked to Charlestown on two different days, where they film some of Poldark and walked...More

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SamMarston, VR Owner at River Valley Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely review! We’re so glad you enjoyed your stay and visit to Cornwall!

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Reviewed 5 August 2018

Well presented, spotlessly clean and ideally situated for exploring the surrounding areas of Cornwall. Highly recommended and the hosts Sam & Simon were welcoming and friendly, the scones and clotted cream was a nice touch too. We'll be back!!

Thank austinca2018
SamMarston, VR Owner at River Valley Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2018

Thank you so much! It was a pleasure having you to stay. See you again soon!

  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Freezer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Microwave
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Unknown type bathrooms (1)
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Suitable for a single person, couple or couple with a baby. No children or pets. No under 25’s.
    1 Unknown type
    1 Full
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  • Damage Deposit: ₹ 7,188 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Located in a quiet wooded valley. Lots of shops, supermarkets, attractions, beaches, coastal and country walks, restaurants, pubs nearby.
Getting around
St Austell train & bus station less than a mile away. About a 10/15 minute walk. Plenty of bus stops within walking distance. Take the car, bus, train, cycle or walk.
Car not needed
How to get there
Less than 1 mile away from St Austell train & bus station.

Car can be parked on our private driveway.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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