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Large Bungalow in Falmouth close to 2 beautiful beaches

Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights


About the property

Close to the sea in Falmouth, Cornwall, England - 8 Minutes Walk To The Beach

Suhaili is a bungalow in a calm residential position situated between Gyllyngvase and Swanpool sandy beaches and bordering the Falmouth cemetery. For sport enthusiasts, kayaks and sailing dinghies can be rented at Swanpool beach, Falmouth golf club is within walking distance and walkers can easily join the coastal path. Falmouth town centre and harbour is within a mile and can provide all types of entertainment from cafés and restaurants, the National Maritime Museum and a cinema.

Helene Wood
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, french
Calendar last updated:
August 13, 2017

About Helene Wood

The house has been in the family for over 10 years. My husband and I took it over as a holiday home in 2013. We love Cornwall and especially Falmouth with its wonderful estuary.

Helene Wood purchased this bungalow in 2013

Why Helene Wood chose Truro & Falmouth


What makes this bungalow unique

We love the position of this property, so close to the lovely beaches and within easy walking distance of lively Falmouth town centre.


Falmouth Bungalow Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • bungalow
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Town
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Toilet 1 - toilet , Toilet and basin
  • Family bathroom with shower bath, basin and toilet. Additional toilet with basin.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single , Bunk beds
    Bedroom 3 - 1 twin/ single , 1 baby crib
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 7 (4 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with pine double bed - Bedroom 2 with four poster king size bed, Bedroom 3 with single bed - Bedroom 4 with bunk beds.
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Notes on accommodation: Children welcome. No pets allowed. No smoking inside the house. Heating is through a Gas warm air heating system. Outside: Enclosed patio with outdoor table and chairs, wooden bench and barbecue. The garden goes around the house, but it is not fully enclosed. Large Garage and parking for 2 cars on driveway. Utility Room: Washing machine in utility room, accessed through garage. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen included. Cleaned weekly (unless otherwise specified). WIFI available.


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Large Bungalow in Falmouth close to 2 beautiful beaches
average rating of 4.5 based on 8 reviews
Seattle, WA

Wonderful homebase to see Cornwall

  • 5 of 5

My family really enjoyed staying at Helene's home in Cornwall. There were 7 of us (3 adults and 4 kids). Every night I took the kids for a walk (run) through the beautiful cemetery across the street. We also went down to one of the two nearby beaches. Swanpool beach is a beautiful little cove and our kids loved going there after dinner.

Helene and her local property rep Denise were very helpful and responsive. The first night we were at the property Denise came right out without delay when I called with a minor issue that needed resolving.

If we vacation in Cornwall again we would definitely return to Helene's property.

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Good spacious house with all the amenities needed for a comfortable stay.

  • 4 of 5

Pros:The house is well positioned for both beach and town access, it has 4 large bedrooms, good size bathroom and a nice outdoor area and is very comfortable, the communication with Helene was exceptional prior to our arrival with all details outlined to make our stay memorable.

Cons: Very difficult to find driveway, could i suggest a sign on the driveway wall pointing to Suhaili. Also the quilts we had were a bit too heavy for the time of year and some sort of non slip mat would be an advantage in the shower.

All in all though we had a great week and i would highly recommend anyone considering a trip to the Falmouth area to put this property at the top of their list.

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Seattle, Washington

Private, great location

  • 5 of 5

My family (3 adults, 4 kids) spent five nights in Falmouth and this house was perfect for our needs. Helene and her local property manager were great and super responsive when we needed help the first night we were there. Check-in and check-out were both easy and straightforward.

Every night I took the kids for a walk (run) through the huge, old cemetery across the street. We also walked to Swanpool beach one evening. We would absolutely stay here again the next time we visit Cornwall. We spent most of our time traveling around Cornwall and my only regret is we didn't block out a day to explore Falmouth or spend more time walking along the coast.

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Good property in a great location

  • 4 of 5

My family (4 adults and 3 kids) spent two weeks at the property this summer and had a great time. It's a great base in Falmouth, which is a lovely town, being only 15 mins walk into town and 10 mins to the nearest of two local beaches. The property was spacious, comfortable and well equipped. I would definitely stay again and highly recommend to others.

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your nice review. We are really pleased that you've enjoyed your time in Falmouth.
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Great place but it needs a bit of TLC

  • 3 of 5

The house is in a great place the lay out of the hose is good it is just very tired needs up dating the gutter at the back of the house were the main bedrooms are is full to overflowing with weeds and when it rained through the night little sleep was had because of the noise of the rain water over flowing the gutter like a waterfall some of the windows did not shut properly . There is a very nice garden but needed a bit of maintenance the back enclosed courtyard had not been cleaned for a long time there is a washing machine in the garage great but no were to put a washing line to dry the washing having said all that we had a good holiday Falmouth is a great place the position of this house is good very quiet and the neighbours are very quiet on one side and very nice on the other side the house is good it could be great with a little TLC. We were in Falmouth for seven nights we went to seven different restaurants we did not have one bad meal all week they were all very good.

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your review and I am sorry that you did not find the place exactly as you had wished. Two of your comments have already been addressed. The gutter and the patio have been cleaned. Unfortunately we did not have the opportunity to come to Falmouth prior to your stay. We do try to listen to comments such as yours and we aim to maintain and improve the house for our guests. Helene Wood
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daughters graduation

  • 5 of 5

The property is well maintained and in a good location handy for the beaches and town centre.

Helene the owner was very helpful and easy to contact and would recommend the property to friends and relatives.

The only dislike I had was the hike in prices in the pubs and restaurants apart from that the weeks stay in the bungalow was very pleasant.

  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Coastal path 300m

Gyllyngvase beach 500m

Swanpool beach 700m

Maenporth beach 2 miles


Train station on the line to Truro is about 10mn walk.

Newquay Airport 28 miles.

Further Details:

local grocery store 0.5 mile

Falmouth has 5 supermarkets, 2 cinemas, a theatre, a tenpin bowling alley, museums, a swimming pool and all other expected amenities.

Rick Stein has a restaurant next to the National Maritime Museum and close to Pizza Express and Zizzi, and there is also a multitude of restaurants in the High street.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Damage Deposit $257.86

Changeover Day:
Changeover day is on Friday during Summer holidays. Arrival after 4PM. Departure by 10AM.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.