|Minimum Stay||3 - 7 nights|
The Garden Apartment is a lovely 2 bedroom apartment sleeping 4 in the fascinating Grade II listed, 18th Century, Acton Castle. It is located near the small rural hamlet of Rosudgeon, surrounded by farmland with stunning sea views across Penzance Bay to St Michael's Mount.
The spectacular views from all windows make this a very special place. Situated within such a peaceful rural position, surrounded by farmland and being right on the coastal path - it is perfect for walkers and those seeking a tranquil retreat. With access to secluded coves on the doorstep it's also an ideal location for a beach family holiday or a romantic break.
Excellent nearby pubs and restaurants in Rosudgeon (5 mins away) Perranuthnoe (5 mins) Porthleve (10 minutes) Mousehole (20 minutes) St Ives (20 minutes)
Golf (9 hole at Praa Sands and excellent 18 hole West Cornwall 18 hole course near St Ives)
Tennis (Penzance) St Michaels Mount (Marazion)
Tate Gallery St Ives
Water sports at Praa Sadns
Minack Theatre at Porthcurnow
Spectacular walking from the front door along the coast path to Prussia Cove - a smugglers favourite.
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Acton Castle is a very special place with the most amazing views out to sea. Sat alone surrounded by countryside with the ocean out infront, on a sunny day the views are simply breathtaking. Its a shame we can't capture this in a photo so please book a week and experience it for yourself!
Stunning ocean views.
Grade !! listed building 17th Century Castle.
Excellent location within walking distance of secret coves and only a short drive to Penzance, St Michaels Mount and Mousehole.
On arrival, we wondered if the apartment could possibly be as good as the view. It was. Kitchen was well-equipped, well laid-out, and big enough to allow two people to cook. Bedroom was quiet and comfortable. Sitting room lovely and spacious, with two magnificent big sofas. The property has quirky architectural charm in spadefuls, but it also feels welcoming. Direct access to coast path and plenty of superb coastal paths within easy reach.
The local area provides stunning cliff walks via the popular smugglers haunt of Prussia Cove (1 ½ miles away) which is an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Stackhouse Cove is only 200 yards away and at low tide this provides a beautiful unspoilt sandy cove. Within walking distance of 1 mile is the beautiful beach at Perran Sands and just a little further along only 2.5 miles away are Praa and Marazion Sands.
There are ample things to do in this part of Cornwall. Surfing beaches abound and most provide equipment to hire and lessons if needed. Water sports are offerred at Praa Sands and there is a 9 hole golf course. An excellent 18 hole golf course at West Cornwall, St Ives, is only 10 miles away and tennis courts acan be foudn in Penzance.
The historic fishing harbour of Mousehole is only 20 minutes by car and the famous stone amphitheatre of the Minack Theatre is only a 30 minute drive away - a
Local Area: The hamlet of Rosudgeon just one mile away has a shop and a pub. St Michaels Mount – a fascinating castle in the sea, reached by foot when the tide is out - is only 3 miles from the apartment.
Penzance - a town of elegant historic buildings has an eclectic mix of shops, art studios and enticing restaurants and is 6 miles down the coast.
The local area provides stunning cliff walks via the popular smugglers haunt of Prussia Cove (1 ½ miles away) which is an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Stack house Cove is only 200 yards away and at low tide this provides a beautiful unspoilt sandy cove. Within walking distance of 1 mile is the beautiful beach at Perran Sands and just a little further along only 2.5 miles away are Praa and Marazion Sands.
|Fees||No additional mandatory fees|
25% deposit required when booking. Balance is payable 8 weeks prior to the holiday. Towels available to hire.
Please note: the castle is approached by an unmade private drive and this should be taken into account when booking.
Saturday changeover. Short breaks available out of peak season.
Notes on prices:
Minimum charge £200 for short breaks.