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Myrtle Cottage -Fisherman's cottage in the heart of Mevagissey

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Wireless Internet
  • Fireplace

Overview

About the property

3 bedrooms, master ensuite shower/toilet, family bathroom, comfortably sleeps 6

Dating back to the 18th Century, Myrtle Cottage is a beautiful traditional Fisherman's Cottage. Tucked away in a pretty cobbled courtyard, the cottage lies at the heart of Mevagissey, a delightful unspoilt fishing village steeped in history. Refurbished to exceptionally high standards, Myrtle Cottage is a minute's walk away from the harbour, where you'll find an alluring web of narrow cobbled streets, craft shops, galleries, shops, restaurants & cosy inns.The Eden project and the Lost Gardens of Heligan are just a short drive away, and stunning coastal walks and sandy beaches are on your doorstep. On three levels, the accommodation comprises a master bedroom with super king bed and ensuite shower/toilet, a king size bedroom and a twin with 2 single beds.There is a large family bathroom with separate shower and the top floor kitchen/diner has rooftop views of the harbour and sea.The sitting room has an open fire, and leads out to a decked garden with BBQ and furniture.


Owner
Debbie Aki
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
May 4, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

We already decided that we don't think we'll ever find a cottage as nice as Myrtle and a town as nice as Meva in Cornwall ever again, so we might well be back!
Apr 2011
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Amenities

Mevagissey Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage (detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Village
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • The family bathroom is a large 'L' shaped room with a Victorian-style roll-top bath and 1.2m shower cubicle. The shower room is ensuite to the master bedroom. All towels, including beach towels, are included. The shower room has a heated towel rail.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , ensuite shower/WC
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , adult bunk beds
  • The master bedroom has an ensuite shower room with toilet and shower cubicle. High quality bed linen is provided. The bunk beds in the smallest bedroom are adult sized. All bedrooms have wardrobes, bedside cabinets/chests of drawers.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Terrace
  • Wood Deck
  • 8 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • coin laundry
  • nude beach
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
*Fully-equipped kitchen. *Beautifully and comfortably furnished. *High quality bed linen and bath/beach towels provided. *Selection of DVDs, CDs, games and books available. *Welcome pack. *Electricity included. *Smoking outside only. *NEW!!!!!! Harbour Parking Pass for all visitors. *NB. Steep stairs make Myrtle unsuitable for the infirm.

Reviews

5/5 -
(1 traveler reviews)

Myrtle Cottage -Fisherman's cottage in the heart of Mevagissey
average rating of 5.0 based on 7 reviews
richmond, n yorks
5

myrtle cottage

  • 5 of 5

Delightful cottage, very well equipped and really clean with nice views over rooftops to harbour. Quiet location but very close to the village centre and harbour. The roof level terrace was a lovely surprise and was a real sun trap, very private too. Wifi useful. Excellent customer service from the owner. Negatives - difficult to unload/load without blocking the narrow road and the car park was a few mins' walk away. However for us (family of 4 with 2 teenagers) the positives outweighed these and I would thoroughly recommend the cottage and Mevagissey. Good restaurants (we liked the portugese one in particular) and good base for lovely walks.

  • Submitted: Nov 16, 2008
  • Stayed: May 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Newquay
Nearest Ferry
50 Miles
Plymouth
Nearest Train
7 Miles
St Austell
Nearest Motorway
50 Miles
Okehampton
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Car: recommended

Mevagissey is a unique working 14th Century fishing village situated on the South Cornish Riviera coast. In the narrow streets craft workshops sit side by side with shops, galleries, cafes, restaurants and pubs which were once the haunt of Cornish smugglers. The towns of St Austell and Truro with a full range of shops and supermarkets are a short drive away. Close attractions include the world famous Eden Project, the Lost Gardens of Heligan and the historic tall ships town of Charlestown. Mevagissey enjoys stunning scenery, cycle trails and unspoilt National Trust beaches. Unlike most villages, it is open all year round and has some spectacular coastal walks. The Mevagissey to Fowey ferry is a fabulous way to explore the dramatic coastline. Myrtle Cottage -the perfect setting for a perfect Cornish holiday.

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Rates & Availability

Mevagissey Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Spring
Apr 22 2017 - May 26 2017
7 night minimum stay
$841
 
 
Half term
May 27 2017 - Jun 2 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,100
 
 
Early summer
Jun 3 2017 - Jul 21 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,035
 
 
Summer
Jul 22 2017 - Sep 1 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,423
 
 
Late summer
Sep 2 2017 - Sep 22 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,035
 
 
Autumn
Sep 23 2017 - Oct 20 2017
7 night minimum stay
$906
 
 
Half term
Oct 21 2017 - Oct 27 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,035
 
 
Winter
Oct 28 2017 - Dec 15 2017
7 night minimum stay
$582
 
 
Christmas/New Year
Dec 16 2017 - Jan 5 2018
7 night minimum stay
$1,100
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Late bookings and short break deals available. Details available upon request.100 pounds security deposit required per week to cover damage, breakages and extraordinary cleaning.20% deposit required on booking.Balance due 8 weeks before start of holiday.Changeover day is Saturday.
Cancellation charges apply.
Discounts for returning visitors!
Harbour Parking Pass included!

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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