About the property
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- Minimum Stay1 - 7 nights
The Beach across the road & Nature reserve at the back. A Children's Paradise
Set in the heart of a peaceful pretty Seafront hamlet with the beach and a Lake on your doorstep is this charming Pet Friendly 2 bed 200 year old former Victorian Fisherman's cottage delightfully combining modern comfort with the charm of original features including a brick fireplace with Wood burner for those Cosy snuggle up movie nights in.
The Perfect setting for a Romantic holiday or weekend away relaxing in front of the log fire, surrounded by wildlife and listening to the the waves of the Sea and being so close to nature and the beach, it's a haven for Families, walkers, cyclists and dog owners.
One of the first things you'll notice on arrival is that you've immediately made 100 new friends! So if you have children, the're going to love meeting Mr & Mrs Duck and friends who in turn will want to meet their new neighbours and help you settle in, even before you've unpacked! So don't forget your Quack Quack phrasebook ! If you enjoy wildlife, peace & Quiet, this really is for you. The feel of "Cornwall" in Lincolnshire!
If you have children, Then this will be a Birthday & Christmas day rolled into one!
With Ducks to feed at the rear of the cottage and the beach at the front, they also have an Outdoor children's swimming pool to enjoy as well as Tennis courts/racquets and Rowing boat hire available and all JUST 3 minutes walk away.
As for being a Parent, if you don't wish to cook a hearty breakfast in the cottage, there's a great little Cafe that do lovely breakfasts or sandwiches near the outdoor swimming pool, so while the children are having fun, you can relax with a nice breakfast and watch them having lots of fun.
The cottage style dining area for 4 persons and kitchen in this coastal cottage is well equipped and includes all modern appliances to ensure a comfortable & enjoyable home from home stay.
Distances from Cottage:
The Beach - 1 min walk
Tennis courts / Boating lake - 2 mins walk
Outdoor Pool - 3 mins walk
Seal Sanctuary - 10 mins walk / 5 mins drive
Town centre - 15 mins walk / 4 mins drive
Sutton on sea - 10 mins drive
Chapel St Leonards - 20 mins drive
Skegness - 25 mins drive
Fantasy Island - 20 mins drive
Alford - 20 mins drive
Anderby Creek - 15 mins drive
Louth - 30 mins drive
The Stairs from the sitting room lead you to a delightful bedroom with a giant Victorian style Superking bed with a cottage window looking over the tranquil lake behind. A further bedroom with Double bed is ideally situated on the ground floor again in a Victorian style double bed.
At the rear, the cottage has a sunny courtyard Patio garden with seating and private access gate to the lake, ideal for enjoying breakfast or morning coffee in the sun whilst watching Mr & Mrs Duck and friends go about their day before you start your own adventures exploring the area.
Discover the local town of Mablethorpe offering shops, cafes, restaurants, pubs and Cinema. The sleepy seaside resorts of Sutton on Sea & Chapel St Leonards are all within easy driving distance with the larger resorts of Ingoldmells & Skegness offering something for everyone.
Four lightweight folding beach chairs are provided at the cottage for your use, so you can take the 3 minute stroll to the beach, open up your chair, sit down, relax and take in the Golden beach and wonderful sea views OR put them on the plush green grass at the rear of the cottage and enjoy the Ducks & Boating lake, The choice is all yours.
With lovely sandy beaches to enjoy, Promenades to stroll along, Public Bowling green & Tennis court hire, shops and restaurants just around the corner and lots of other nearby attractions to keep everyone entertained, the superb location of this lovely cottage is perfect for guests of all ages and is available throughout the year.
• A former Victorian Fisherman's Cottage
• 2 Bedrooms ~ 1 Ground floor & 1 Upstairs
• Freeview TV & DVD player
• Pet Friendly
• Ground Floor Bathroom
• Boat hire, Tennis racket & Court hire 3 mins away
• Miles of Golden sands & Nature Reserve on your Doorstep
• Enclosed, secure Patio garden overlooking Nature Reserve
• Within easy walking distance of shops & Attractions
• A Children's Paradise 5+ years
• Winter Short breaks available between 1st Nov to 31st March
• Weekly Summer season bookings from 1st April to 31st Oct.
• Access from 3pm / Vacate at 10am
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- Calendar last updated:
- May 23, 2018
About Carl Axon
Hi there.. I'm Carl and I'm a Musician and travel the world performing blues guitar and there really isn't a greater reward than that of making people happy, whether it be from dancing to my music or the countless lovely guests that now enjoy my Pet Friendly holiday home at the seaside. I would be delighted to have you as guests and a great deal of care has been taken to prepare the cottage for your arrival to ensure you and your family feel right at home to enjoy a wonderful holiday or winter shortbreak. Thank you for considering the cottage for your holiday, I look forward to being of service to you either now or in the future.
Carl Axon purchased this Cottage in 2010
Why Carl Axon chose Mablethorpe
If ever there was a perfect place to be by the seaside, then this really is it, Especially if you are a pet owner as the beach is just across the road! An original former Victorian Fisherman's cottage by the sea that looks like it belongs more in Cornwall than Mablethorpe! Perfectly situated in a stunning location with a nature reserve at the rear and just 200 yards from the golden sandy beach, a real gem and one that i get really excited to go to, whenever i get the chance! My staff and myself will be delighted to have you as guests and look forward to being of service now or in the future. Thank you for considering our little cottage for your next holiday or winter shortbreak.
What makes this Cottage unique
It's superb location IS the real benefit of this Cosy English cottage. Being so close to nature and hearing the waves of the sea at night really says it all, add to that the Victorian vibe & traditional English look of the cottage which our American guests simply adore, make this home a really special place to be and perfect for spending long lazy summer days or Cosy winter nights in a Victorian Fisherman's cottage by the sea.
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BRILLIANT HOLIDAY !
We stayed here with our 3 year old grandson, cottage had everything we needed and was very comfortable. Close to all amenities, its ideal for a family holiday, comfortable beds and good heating system. Only problem we had was we were charged £20 extra on booking for "dog cleaning" we didnt even take a dog ! and despite promises we still had no refund. But all in all - superb !
Cosy quacks big sky
We had a great time very comfortable cottage. Loved the ducks at the back gate and the peace and quiet. We parked on the road but did not see the walk to the car as a problem like other reviewers. It was good to be away from the sea of caravans at the other end of Mablethorpe. A good base for coastal walks and big skies. Not sure how it would be in high season but perfect break for us.
It Does What It Says on the Tin !!
Lovely location, accommodation spot on and all in line with advertisement. Very welcoming, kitchen and bathroom well organised. Loved the location between sea itself and small nature “reserve” behind. Helped that we had great weather (bright, sunny, if cool). Wouldn’t hesitate to recommend.
Carl,s Fishermans Cottage.
This is the third time i have visited this Lovely little Cottage.Carl and his staff keep it in Great condition.During our stay we had snow it did not spoil our stay as we had a fantastic log fire.We will be booking again.I would like to thank all concerned..Jim Anne and little Benji.
Lovely place to stay in a county I want to see more of.
Loved the cottage, the area and the county! First visit to Lincolnshire. Will definitely be back.
Beautiful cottage by the sea
We had an amazing time celebrating at this cottage. The fire was lovely and warm and it was literally just up from the beach. Out the back was the boating lake which we could access though a gate in the back garden.
For our dog there were spare bowls for food and water and a towel just for the dog.
Everything was beautiful. The cottage was decorated beautifully too. Thank you for having us stay. We loved it and we will be back again soon.
Thank you so much for your review. You have been wonderful guests and we are so pleased that you had a great time and would love to have you stay again in the not too distant future. We look forward to welcoming you back to Fisherman's Cottage.
Special interest holidays: If bird watching is your thing, then you'll just love Fisherman's cottage, as it's perfectly situated right in the middle of a nature reserve with some reputed 125 species of wild birds flocking to this exact spot, so don't forget to bring your camera and binoculars! Coast/Beach: The Beach is just 200 yards from the Front door! You can hear the waves of the sea from the cottage & Mablethorpe offers clean soft sands and good swimming at its award winning blue flag beach. This is a resort which has a wide appeal to families, apart from a beautiful beach and all the fun of sand castles, The town offers a cycleway, opportunities for horse-riding, a fairground, pubs, disco's, a golf course at Sandilands, and a Seal Sanctuary. Travel: Mablethorpe is simple to get to from where ever you come from and all directions inc sat nav details are supplied with bookings Distances: Distances from 'Fishermans Cottage'. Beach/Sea - 200 yards Lake - 30 yards Sandilands Golf club 5 mins drive Mablethorpe centre - 20 mins walk Chapel st Leonards - 20 mins drive. Sutton on Sea - 15 mins drive Skegness - 25 mins drive. Donna Nook - 20 mins drive Alford - 15 mins drive. Anderby Creek - 15 mins drive. Louth - 25 mins drive. Grimsby - 55 mins drive. Lincoln - 55 mins drive. Further Details: There's much more to Mablethorpe than its golden sands. But it's a great place to start having fun! Safe, clean and vast, the Blue Flag beach is perfect for relaxing. Of course there's arcades and family fun, from crazy golf to boating and tennis at Queens Park, just across from the beach. But stroll along the promenade and discover some surprises! Like our 'Bathing Beauties'. A giant 'Gin & Tonic'....... with a straw and a slice of lemon. Or the bright and breezy Victorian themed 'Camera Obscura'. Just wo of our cool beach hut designs along 10 miles of stunning coastline from Mablethorpe along to the genteel neighbouring resort of Sutton on Sea. Each September they're the focus of the internationally acclaimed Bathing Beauties Festival, where you will see the beach, promenade and beach huts provide the backdrop for a programme of creative art installations, performances, arts and crafts. When the autumn sun begins to fade and the winter nights draw in it's time to experience the exhilaration of high speed beach motorcycling, which has been entertaining our winter visitors for decades.
Rates & Availability
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Booking Notes: Due to it's superb location, early reservation is strongly advised to avoid disappointment. A booking deposit of £100 is required to secure your dates. With the balance due 8 weeks prior to arrival date. On receipt of your booking you will receive booking confirmation, Driving directions and details of the cottage and key collection. Short breaks ( 1st Nov to 31st March ) are at £69 per night (min stay 2 nights) (Friday to Monday or Monday to Friday). Changeover Day: Saturday is the usual change over day for weekly lettings between April and Nov, Nov to March 31st is flexible and we'll always try to accommodate your requirements. Notes on prices: The rental rates shown are for the hire of the self catering cottage ( Not per person) WiFi available @ £9.50 per stay Maximum of 2 Pets Only @ £20 each The calender is constantly updated whenever a booking is made, so what is showing as available is available.