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Beautiful Houses and Villas Right by the Sea and Golf Course - Thanckes House (Sleeps 10)

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

Description

Thanckes House (Sleeps 10)

Master bedroom and bedroom No 2 are ensuite with amazing sea views. Very spacious.

Bedrooms 2 and 3 share a bathroom fitted with bath and shower and separate loo.

Bedroom no 5 is on the ground floor and is next to the shower and loo.

Kitchen is fully fitted with double oven. Fridge freezer and Breakfast table which seats 10.

Living Room has 2 large sofas and chairs and dinning area again all seats 10. Sun lunge is very spacious with ample comfortable seating for 10.

Indoor swimming pool is large and warm with bar . Laundry room. Big privat enclosed outside area with bar b q

More Details

About the property

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Thanckes House has 5 bedrooms (3 ensuite) easily caters for 10 people. Outstanding sea views and its own private indoor swimming pool. 100yds away is a 18 hole cliff top golf course. Coastguard Cottage is right on the front with sunlounge, 3 bedrooms, large gardens. Wooden floors throughout and furnished to a high standard. The Villa sleeps 4 and is light and spacious. On the drive of a lovely Hotel and access to all amenities.


Owner
Jess Earle
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english, german
Calendar last updated:
June 6, 2016

About Jess Earle

We are a Cornish family who have lived in Portwrinkle for over 40 years (no webbed feet). We absolutely love Portwrinkle and are sure you will to. You can either kick back and enjoy the views or be as active as you like.

Jess Earle purchased this house in 1962

Why Jess Earle chose South East Cornwall

Its got everything.

What makes this house unique

Yards from a lovely 18 hole cliff top golf course and 2 beaches.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thanckes house is an unbelievable House. We come year after year. There is nowhere like it.

The Coastguard Cottage is so close to the sea. I can lie in bed and stare. Stunning.

The Villa is ideal for golfers. Have drink in the Hotel Bar and wander off to the first tee. Really comfortable.
Apr 2009
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Available Rentals

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Notes

Booking Notes:
Half amount at time of booking and balance 6 weeks before arrival.

Changeover Day:
Thanckes House Friday and Villa Saturday. Coastguard Cottage Saturday.


Amenities

Portwrinkle House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Waterfront
General:
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , tub , shower , bidet
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , tub , shower , bidet
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Indoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Children and pets are welcome. All linen, heating etc is included. Outside: Thanckes House has large walled garden and terrace. Bar b q supplied. Very private. All with sea views. Coastguard Cottage has also a enclosed garden and terrace. Bar b q and all with sea views. Villa has a small terrace with 2 seats and sea views. All have use of Hotel swimming pool and liesure complex . ( special rates )

Reviews

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average rating of 2.3333333 based on 4 reviews
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Awful customer service

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Back in August we booked a weekend for March to stay at Thankes House with a group of friends. We paid our deposit of 50% of the total amount. On the 15th January we received a cheque along with a letter telling us they have made a mistake with the cost and that they can no longer accommodate us. Very little apology, no offer of honouring our booking (which it states on their website they do), or offering an alternative.

Terrible customer service.

  • Submitted: Jan 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I don't know how to respond to this. I did make a mistake with the pricing and apologised in writing offering the new price. She was very aggressive and threatened legal action before we could even compromise. Very unpleasant person and glad we did not take them.
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Thanckes House

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Amazing location, unbelievable views! The private heated indoor pool is fantastic!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! The main bedroom is lovely, lovely size, conservatory is lovely too, and the living room is lovely, and the entrance and stairs. The rest of the house is very dated, a real flashback to the 70s and 80s, needs updating! Would make such a difference with new curtains, new furniture. Had a lovely stay here though! Loved the pool!

  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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over priced for the condition of house...

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thanks house was a nice place to stay with the golf course only a short walk away and the beach on the door step. the problems start when it rains. as we found out.... the master bedroom has a leak in the main windows which in turn drips down into the sitting room and makes the sofa wet as well as the walls... there is also some tiles broken in the pool area which a small child could cut the feet or hand on as the tiles are ceramic and there is no Jacuzzi in the pool area as it has been taken out.... we did report all of the problem we found in the house but were told they did know about them but would do anything about it.

all in all it was a nice place to stay and we had a good family holiday.

  • Submitted: Sep 23, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Mr Smith Thanks for your comments which I believe are a bit unfair. The window did leak which was reported on the weekend. Almost impossible to get a window company in straightway. This problem was now been sorted . The Jacuzzi is being replaced and again these things take a little time . Im glad you enjoyed your holiday.
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Map

Nearest Airport
40 Kilometres
Newquay/Exeter
Nearest Barpub
Whitsand Bay
Nearest Ferry
6 Kilometres
Plymouth
Nearest Golf
Whitsand Bay
Nearest Train
8 Kilometres
Plymouth/Liskeard
Nearest Restaurant
Whitsand Bay
Nearest Beach
Portwrinkle
Car: necessary

Coast/Beach:

Beach is 30-50 yds away. Sandy with rock pools and relatively safe.

Travel:

Use of cars is recommended as public transport sporadic. Plymouth airport 30 mins. Train station 20 minutes (Liskeard).

Distances:

Plymouth 5 miles. Liskeard 7 miles.

Further Details:

Finnygook Inn. Wonderful village pub, great food and all welcome, half mile. Discounted rates for guests of whitsdand Bay self catering. Beach cafe on site

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