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

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


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,18 hole 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 in rent, Elec and heating included, travel cot available on request, own parking,cream tea and food/drink hamper on bookings of 7 nights or more. Courtyard seating area. No smoking, No pets. changeover day Friday. Easy access to main A30 road, Main-line station within walking distance.

Lostwitiel 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

Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
July 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 Newquay & St Austell

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.


Lostwithiel Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment (semi-detached)
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
  • 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.
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Town
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • 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 ...
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 3 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , wash basin
  • Fully glazed shower enclosure,large mirror, heated towel rail,extractor fan. towels provided.
  • 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.
  • Books ...
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Patio
  • 4 garden chairs
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • 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
Welcome Hamper and cream tea.


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(13 traveler reviews)

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Holiday cottage in quiet location with parking, patio garden, Wi Fi.
average rating of 5.0 based on 13 reviews

Excellent location and environment

  • 5 of 5

Very nice clean. Everything we need is provided.

  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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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: Sep 2016
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A little gem

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful, comfortable home from home

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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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: Jun 2016
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  • 5 of 5

Excellent,spotless apartment,ideally located to visit/sightsee the many attractions in Cornwall.The Eden Project visit was really very good.Several good restaurants, in

Lostwithiel,but our lunch at The Globe very disappointing.We would recommend Driftwood ,the facilities,the welcome hamper and our hosts were first class.

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
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Perfect spring break!

  • 5 of 5

This little apartment was the best ever! Spotlessly clean with gorgeous white bed linen and towels - also beach towels provided! The welcome card, flowers and superb hamper gave a lovely personal touch. Quiet location yet easy walk into town for shops and eating out. We chose the location to enable us to visit friends and family out of season thus avoiding the summer crowds. Visited Heligan and Fowey. We love Cornwall! Warm sunshine nearly every day was an added bonus to a wonderful holiday.

  • Submitted: May 5, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
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Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Nearest Ferry
30 Miles
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
60 Miles
Nearest Beach
8 Miles
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


Rates & Availability

Lostwithiel Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Rental rates
Jun 1 2017 - Dec 21 2017
2 night minimum stay
Dec 22 2017 - Dec 28 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
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Dec 29 2017 - May 11 2018
2 night minimum stay
Rental rates
May 12 2018 - Oct 5 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
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Oct 6 2018 - Dec 21 2018
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $65.58

No smoking. No pets. Check in after 4pm. Checkout no later than 10am.

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.
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