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Charming Cottage On The Seafront In Sennen Cove

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Cobweb Cottage in Sennen Cove, Sennen, Penzance, Cornwall - This A Lovely, Comfortable 2 Bedroom Cottage In An Idyllic Location On The Seafront With Sea Views

This is a delightful 2 bedroom property with 1 twin and 1 double room and a sofa bed in the lounge opening up the possibility of 2 extra guests. There is a spacious lounge with a dining area and a well equipped kitchen. The property has a wood burner, great for those winter stays. It also has a TV /DVD player and wifi. The location is truly magnificent as it is in such an ideal spot, right on the seafront, with fantastic sea views, in the heart of one of Cornwall's most beautiful villages!


Owner
Elise and Kester Wilson
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, french
Calendar last updated:
May 19, 2017

About Elise and Kester Wilson

We are a local family who live just 4 miles from Sennen Cove. I am a local primary school teacher and my husband is a care worker although spends most of his spare time studying the migration and populations of birdlife at his local ringing site! Needless to say we love the outdoors and feel that this is a fantastic place to bring up our 2 children.

Why Elise and Kester Wilson chose Cornwall

This cottage is such a warm, comfortable and perfect base exploring Sennen Cove. You will really feel at the heart of this stunning place and it's so easy to get to the beaches, pub, cafes and coastal footpath! We absolutely love this part of the world for it's stunning scenery and peaceful serenity. We especially love coastal walking and lunching out!

What makes this cottage unique

Gorgeous cottage in the perfect location for enjoying all that Sennen Cove has to offer.

Amenities

Sennen Cove Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Village
General:
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
  • 1 bathroom with bath/shower over, toilet, sink and radiator.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4-6 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: 2 bedroom cottage with 1 double room and 1 twin room. Additional possibility to sleep 2 extra guests on the double sofa bed in the spacious lounge.
Entertainment:
  • Television
Outside:
  • Golf ...
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Attractions:
  • caves
  • churches
  • live theater
  • museums
  • nude beach
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • pier fishing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • spelunking
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Drop off at the property is available and money for the nearby car park is supplied in the cottage on arrival. Car park is only 15m from front door. Outside: There is a bench for admiring the sea views just outside the property. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: All bed linen, towels, bath mat and tea towels provided. Please bring separate beach towels. Extra bedding for sofa bed will only be provided on request. The property is cleaned weekly. Guests staying for longer than 1 week can request clean linen.

Reviews

4/5 -
(5 traveler reviews)

Charming Cottage On The Seafront In Sennen Cove
average rating of 4.0 based on 5 reviews
5

Fantastic location just yards from the harbour.

  • 5 of 5

Our family of four loved our stay in Cobweb cottage, the location was perfect, in fact we only used our car once all week. Within walking distance are two pub/restaurants both have sunny decks with views over the cove. The main beach is just a few minutes walk away and if you fancy a slightly longer stroll lands end is about 20 minutes along the stunning coast line. The cottage itself was clean and surprisingly spacious. Elise was really helpful and communication was good. I'd have no hesitation in coming back to Cobweb cottage.

  • Submitted: May 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Cosy home from home

  • 5 of 5

I was so excited when I saw the cottage and how close it was to the sea - i didn't think the pictures on the website did it justice. This was our first holiday in 3 years and the first with our two baby boys.

We loved the large living area, lots of room for the boys to crawl around and for our dog to play. There is a large TV and a fire place - i imagine it must be very cosy in the winter although we didn't need to use it in September.

The kitchen is bijou but is well equipped, and was wonderful to have a washer dryer to use too, especially with two little ones and lots of beach trips!

The views from the cottage are lovely and our little dog very much enjoyed keeping an eye on the passers by!

The bedrooms suited us well - we are a co-sleeping family of four. We set up a travel cot in the double room for our eldest boy and had our tiny baby in bed with us.

We spent lots of days walking or going to the beach and found the hallway cupboard to be full of the most surprising and very useful family bits and pieces for days out or for rainy days inside! I thought this was a very thoughtful addition.

It's not easy to find a home from home that is readily suited to life with two babies and a dog!! But we were delighted with the provisions. We absolutely loved our stay at Cobweb Cottage and can't wait to book our next one.

  • Submitted: Feb 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so thrilled how often guests fall in love with Cobweb Cottage and Sennen Cove!
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Flooded out and had to leave

  • 1 of 5

We booked for a 4 night stay at Cobweb cottage and arrived on the Wednesday night, We know the area well and have been coming to Sennen for years. Arrived at the cottage the wood work and radiators had been recently re painted and were still tacky to the touch and there was a strong smell of gloss paint. The Cottage was clean apart from a towel that had been left wet in the washer and smelled. Friday morning we woke to find that the bedrooms and hallway had flooded with water and when you walked on the laminate floor the water squelched through. . All things that we had placed on the floor was soaked. I contacted the owner who attended and was full of apologies. This had been an issue before and it appears to stem from a blocked drain on a raised parking area at the rear of the property. The Owner has offered a full refund for our 4 night stay and a discount on any further bookings. I feel sorry for the owners as this is a lovely cottage in a nice spot but after travelling for a round trip of nearly 14 hours and only having 2 days away I'm obviously not happy. I don't get much time off work and often work a 60 hr week so what time I do get is precious.

  • Submitted: Feb 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are deeply sorry that the heavy rain, as Storm Doris passed through Sennen Cove, caused a flood in Cobweb Cottage, and are very sorry about the impact on the guests staying. This was totally unforeseen and we have since discovered the fault lay with a neglected, blocked drain at the back of our cottage, not on our land, belonging to another party. We have compensated the effected guests and are seeking recompense and compensation ourselves, for the damage caused and loss of earnings. The cottage floor has been replaced and the property is up and running, looking smarter than ever! The problem has now been sorted so that this will not happen again. To clarify, the previous instance of flooding in our cottage in the winter of 2013, just a couple of weeks after we purchased the property, was due to a separate damp proofing issue that we had immediately rectified. So there is no reason why this would ever happen again. We always contact guests on their arrival to check all is ok so please tell us immediately if there's anything we can resolve. We aim for guests to have the best possible stay and will always endeavour to do what we can to ensure that.
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5

Lovely cosy cottage in a superb location.

  • 5 of 5

On arrival very pleasently suprised with the cottage. Home from home, all that you need is in the property. The sea view from the lounge window is great and is situated in a perfect location. Great value for money. Cant wait to go again.

  • Submitted: Jun 26, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are very pleased that you had such a wonderful stay!
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4

Cozy cottage

  • 4 of 5

The cottage was cozy and very well equipped for two people, it would be a bit small for 6. The second bedroom is tiny! The location is stunning and perfect for walking and sightseeing by car. It was winter when we were there, and cold and stormy but the house was beautifully warm. Be aware that Sennen Cove is more or less dead during the low season, the shop, pub, fish & chip shop and restaurant were all closed, at least when we were there and most houses appeared to be holiday cottage and were empty. The brilliant cafe was open most dasy till 4pm though. We didn't mind it being quiet in town and can only say that we had a fantastic time.

  • Submitted: Dec 17, 2014
  • Stayed: Nov 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. We are so pleased that you had a fantastic stay. We know that Cobweb Cottage's bedrooms are not spacious, but it is the living space and the location that make it a brilliant property choice. While the property is probably best suited for 4 people, we have added the sofa bed in the lounge to allow for a cheaper option for larger groups who want all the benefits of being in a great location (Sennen Cove), on the seafront, without paying the extra for a larger property. As with most Cornish holiday destinations (and probably across the UK), Sennen is buzzing with life and activity during the summer whereas the winters are much quieter making it a great option for a peaceful, relaxing holiday choice. Despite some businesses closing for a month or two over winter, the Little Bo Café, Lifeboat Station, The Round house Art Gallery and Old Success Pub, all remain open all year round aside from taking their own holidays and when refurbishments are needed. In any case, the beach and coastline are never closed!!
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Map

Nearest Train
10 Kilometres
Penzance
Nearest Beach
0.02 Kilometres
Sennen Cove Harbour beach
Car: recommended

Special interest holidays:

Fantastic location for wildlife enthusiasts, walkers, surfers and anyone looking for creative inspiration from stunning views.

Coast/Beach:

The property is directly on the seafront so the Harbour beach is just 10m away. The main Sennen beach is less than a 5 minute level walk from the property.

Travel:

Although there are options of flying in to small local airports St Just (3 miles away) and Newquay (50 miles away) due to it's rural location the use of a car is highly recommended. To arrive from Europe by ferry the nearest port is Plymouth, approx. 2 hour drive away.

Distances:

Lands End is 2 miles away

Stunning Porthcurno and Minack Theatre is 4 miles away

Penzance is 9 miles away

St Michael's Mount 12 miles away

St Ives 18 miles away

Further Details:

There are shops, a pub, cafes, a restaurant, fish and chip shop and an art gallery all within a 5 minute level walk. The nearest banks and supermarket are in Penzance just 9 miles away. Cash can be withdrawn from the local Sennen Post Office just 2 miles away.

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Rates & Availability

Sennen Cove Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
May
Apr 29 2017 - May 26 2017
3 night minimum stay
$582
 
 
May half term
May 27 2017 - Jun 2 2017
7 night minimum stay
$906
 
 
June
Jun 3 2017 - Jun 23 2017
3 night minimum stay
$711
 
 
June
Jun 24 2017 - Jul 7 2017
4 night minimum stay
$776
 
 
July
Jul 8 2017 - Jul 28 2017
5 night minimum stay
$906
 
 
Summer hols
Jul 29 2017 - Aug 25 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,164
 
 
end of summer
Aug 26 2017 - Sep 1 2017
7 night minimum stay
$970
 
 
Sept
Sep 2 2017 - Sep 29 2017
3 night minimum stay
$647
 
 
oct
Sep 30 2017 - Oct 13 2017
4 night minimum stay
$91
$530
 
 
Oct 2
Oct 14 2017 - Oct 20 2017
4 night minimum stay
$91
$582
 
 
Oct half term
Oct 21 2017 - Oct 27 2017
4 night minimum stay
$91
$699
 
 
Nov Dec
Oct 28 2017 - Dec 15 2017
3 night minimum stay
$91
$479
 
 
Christmas & New Year
Dec 16 2017 - Jan 5 2018
4 night minimum stay
$91
$660
 
 
Jan &feb
Jan 6 2018 - Feb 9 2018
3 night minimum stay
$91
$479
 
 
Feb Half Term
Feb 10 2018 - Feb 16 2018
4 night minimum stay
$91
$543
 
 
Feb & March
Feb 17 2018 - Mar 23 2018
3 night minimum stay
$91
$479
 
 
Easter Hols
Mar 24 2018 - Mar 30 2018
4 night minimum stay
$91
$517
 
 
Easter
Mar 31 2018 - Apr 27 2018
4 night minimum stay
$91
$543
 
 
May
Apr 28 2018 - May 25 2018
3 night minimum stay
$91
$582
 
 
May half term
May 26 2018 - Jun 1 2018
7 night minimum stay
$906
 
 
June
Jun 2 2018 - Jun 29 2018
4 night minimum stay
$91
$711
 
 
July
Jun 30 2018 - Jul 13 2018
3 night minimum stay
$103
$776
 
 
July 2
Jul 14 2018 - Jul 27 2018
4 night minimum stay
$103
$906
 
 
Summer Hols
Jul 28 2018 - Aug 31 2018
7 night minimum stay
$1,358
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$647
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
In the busy holiday periods (April-October), short stays (less than 7 nights) will be considered on an individual basis, depending on circumstances and often only if they are at the last minute. If you are unsure, don't hesitate to ask. Prices for short stays will need establishing with us, the property owners, so please get in touch for a quote.
We ask for a 25% deposit to confirm the booking, and the remainder should be paid 6 weeks prior to your arrival.
We prefer a Saturday changeover but may be flexible depending on other bookings and circumstances.
Check-in is 4pm and checkout is 10am. We often have the cottage ready before 4pm and will let you know as soon as it is ready for you if you wish.
Notes on prices:
A £30 surcharge is applicable for use of the sofa bed and associated linen.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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