Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927

Holiday cottage in quiet location with parking, patio garden, Wi Fi.

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 538 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

1 Bedroom with Super Kingsize bed, ensuite,lounge/kitchen/diner

Quality bungalow apartment in quiet location on outskirts of historic town. Rosamund Pilcher and Daphne du Maurier country. Good restaurants and old fashioned pubs within walking distance. Nearby is Eden project, Golf course, Lanhydrock cycle trails.Lost gardens of Heligan, Quaint harbours of Polperro, Fowey, Mevagissey, and Charlestown-tall ships often moored here. South coast footpath, Bodmin Moor, steam railway, Shipwreck centre.

Well equipped.Crisp white bed linen and towels included.

Elec and heating included

Parking.

Courtyard seating area.

No smoking.

No pets.

Easy access to A30 road.

Main-line station within walking distance from apartment.

Lostwithiel is perfectly located to access both the North and South coasts and the quaint fishing harbours. The area is full of attractions including the mines on Bodmin moor, Eden project and historic houses. Jamaica Inn made famous by author Daphne Du Maurier is worth a visit to sample the atmosphere and food.

More Details

Owner
Jan
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 16, 2017

About Jan

Steve and I love Cornwall. We enjoy welcoming guests to Driftwood and to suggest places of interest to visit. The Cornish coastline is spectacular with impressive beaches and quaint fishing harbours.

Why Jan chose Lostwithiel

Driftwood is ideally situated to explore the North and South coast. Lostwithiel's shops/restaurants are downhill from the apartment.

What makes this apartment unique

Quiet situation with parking. We have designed the pretty garden to allow guests a quiet sunny space with seating.

Amenities

Lostwithiel Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment (semi-detached)
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 538 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Min. age of primary renter: 24
  • Not suitable for children
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Smoking is not allowed either in the property or the grounds outside. No wetsuits inside.No washing wetsuits in shower No surf boards or bikes inside.
  • Guests must NOT wash our towels or bed linen. Please tell us if there is a problem. Property to be left in clean and tidy condition.
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Town
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
General:
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 3 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , wash basin
  • Fully glazed shower enclosure,large mirror, heated towel rail,extractor fan. towels provided.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
  • Super king size bed.Bed linen provided, towels provided,duvets and throws, fully carpeted,wardrobe, table lamps, hair dryer.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Patio
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • ice skating
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(16 traveler reviews)

100% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
Holiday cottage in quiet location with parking, patio garden, Wi Fi.
average rating of 5.0 based on 16 reviews
5

Peaceful and relaxing Lostwithwiel retreat.

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed the peace and quiet of the location as well as the clean and comfortable accommodation. On arrival we were welcomed by a lovely hamper and a cream tea. The cottage is within a walking distance of the shops and restaurants. There are some pleasant walks around, so you don't need the car all the time. The cottage is well equipped with all the essentials for self-catering; a well-stocked local co-op shop has everything you need. We visited some amazing places outside Lostwithiel on foot and by car. Eden Project, Lost Gardens of Heligan, Lanhydrock, Mevagissy, Fowey, Charlestown and Polperro are just a few we would recommend. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay and would be happy to return.

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

A lovely property, immaculate, peaceful and very welcoming.

  • 5 of 5

The property has everything you need for a Fantastic stay with really great hosts. It's immaculate throughout, very peaceful and quiet. We had a superb 5 days and would definitely recommend this great little gem to anyone wishing to explore beautiful Cornwall. A big thank you to Jan and Steve for ensuring our stay was perfect.

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Excellent location and environment

  • 5 of 5

Very nice clean. Everything we need is provided.

  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

An excellent apartment in an excellent position for visiting Cornwall.

  • 5 of 5

Driftwood is very well equipped, nicely decorated & very clean. It has a nice homely feel about it which overlooks a small private, pretty garden for the use of guests. We found this a real bonus as we had such lovely weather.

We arrived to a cream tea & a very well thought out food hamper. There was even fresh flowers in the hallway.

No where was very far so we will are looking forward to a return visit to Driftwood.

I would definitely recommend Driftwood to family & friends.

  • Submitted: Oct 7, 2016
  • Stayed: September 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
5

A little gem

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful, comfortable home from home

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

A great place for two

  • 5 of 5

Lovely homely place for two.spotlessly clean, very well equipped, large comfortable bed, good quality towels and bedding.Nice surroundings, lovely garden and a nice little private bbq area to have a G and T and talk the day over,Jan greeted us very warmly, and gave us a very welcome hamper and a lovely Cornish cream tea. Quite a hilly walk into Lostwitheil, but really good places to eat, and a very interesting castle, Perfect position for seeing NT properties ,Heligan and the coastal towns.

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2016
  • Stayed: June 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Map

Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Newquay
Nearest Ferry
30 Miles
Plymouth
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Lostwithiel
Nearest Motorway
60 Miles
Exeter
Nearest Beach
8 Miles
Polkerris
Car: recommended

Lostwithiel is situated in a valley. The River Fowey winds it's way through the historic market town and on through Coulson park to the moors and nature reserve. The attractive town has a variety of independant shops, a medieval church and the Duchy Palace.

There are traditional old pubs and a variety of coffee shops, tea rooms and restaurants within walking distance of the apartment.

Easy access to A30 and the North and South coasts. Beaches are 15 minutes away by car and Eden Project is 10 minutes by car.

Other Activities: antique shops,markets,cinema,boat trips,outdoor theatre, coasteering,aquariums

Photos

Rates & Availability

Available
Unavailable
Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $66.09

No smoking. No pets. Check in after 4pm. Checkout no later than 10am. We recommend that you take out holiday insurance in case you need to cancel your holiday.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

You might like these similar properties