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Pretty Cornish Cottage In The Coastal Resort Of Polperro With Garden & Parking - Crumplehorn Cottage No1

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

Description

Crumplehorn Cottage No1

Crumplehorn Cottage No1 - Sleeps 2.

Situated in the beautiful coastal resort of Polperro, this pretty Cornish cottage faces due south for maximum sunshine in both summer and winter. With lots of old world charm, this romantic hideaway is just perfect for couples.

Close to shops, inns and restaurants - With onsite private parking for your car.

Please e-mail through to request a price, as this pretty little property sleeping 2 has a different tariff than Crumplehorn Cottage No3, which sleeps up to 4 guests.

You can also see Crumplehorn Cottage No1 on our website - www.crumplehorncottages.co.uk

Crumplehorn Cottage No1 is our pet free property - Perfect for guests with allergies.

We do have two other properties sleeping two which are suitable for an accompanying dog - Shellseekers No1 & No2 are also in the resort of Polperro.

More Details

About the property

E19934 - Crumplehorn Cottage 1

Crumplehorn Cottage No2 is a pretty whitewashed Cornish Cottage situated in the coastal resort of Polperro - south facing for maximum sunshine in both summer and winter. Built in 1739 this gorgeous property has beamed ceilings, picture windows, a Cornish stone fireplace and lots of old world features to enjoy. With a pretty picket fenced lawn and furnished sun patio - Perfect outdoor space for dining Al Fresco - Or to sit out on, to relax, unwind and watch the world pass by. With onsite private parking for your car - this cottage will make your holiday in Cornwall one to remember.


Property Manager
Victoria Richardson
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
May 18, 2017

About Victoria Richardson

Owner/Manager at Crumplehorn Holiday Cottages, in the beautiful coastal resorts of Polperro and Looe, Cornwall.

My family go back generation in the Polperro and Looe area - And I am proud to promote our beautiful resorts to our visitors.

Living locally I am always on hand to offer help or advice should guest require any assistance whilst they are staying at our cottages.

Victoria Richardson purchased this cottage in 1960

Why Victoria Richardson chose South East Cornwall

My parents bought their first holiday cottage back in 1964. (Wow! - We have been established for just over 50 years now!)

They decided that as they loved the area so much, that they wanted to be able to share the beauty and charm of Polperro and Looe with others too.

I took the cottages over from my parents 10 years ago when they retired, and continue to pride myself on offering dependable - Quality, comfortable, clean accommodation.

We are annually inspected and approved by QIT (Quality in Cornwall) Your guarantee of a great place to stay!

This cottage is so pretty and unique, that author/TV presenter Judy Finnigan even has a character living in one of our Crumplehorn Cottages in her latest novel - I do not sleep.

We keep a copy of her novel in the cottage for guests to read during their holiday.

A beautifully poignant tale - set in Polperro.

What makes this cottage unique

This beautiful cottage is situated in the actual coastal resort of Polperro, it also has the added bonus of onsite private parking for your car (An absolute MUST in Polperro, where parking is at a premium, and expensive if you don't have carparking included)

Once you're at the cottage everything is just a short walk away, shops, Inns, cafes, restaurants, the harbour, beach and coastal paths - you can enjoy car free time in the resort.

This cottage is so pretty and unique, that author/TV presenter Judy Finnigan even has a character living in one of our Crumplehorn Cottages in her latest novel - I do not sleep.

We keep a copy of her novel in the cottage for guests to read during their holiday.

A beautifully poignant tale - set in Polperro.

Available Rentals

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Notes

Booking Notes: If you would like to call us to book (On the number shown on our listing, you can also choose to pay in the method below)
We accept a one third deposit on booking, with the remainder due one month prior to arrival.
For holidays which start within the month, the whole balance is due upon booking.
We accept payment by debit card, £ sterling cheque and bank transfers - Free of charge. And by credit card with a 2% handling fee.

Changeover Day:
Our change-over day is on a Saturday during the main season, but can be flexible during low season.

Notes on prices:
We can also offer short out of season breaks - Please call or email through for prices.

We accept one well behaved small to medium sized dog at Crumplehorn Cottage No3, by arrangement and a £25.00 fee for their stay.

Crumplehorn Cottage No1 (Sleeping 2) is our pet free cottage.


Amenities

Polperro Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • pets considered
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Resort
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 baby crib
Outside:
  • Golf ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • caves
  • churches
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Crumplehorn Cottage No3 is perfect for couples wanting a relaxing, romantic break in Cornwall, or for families wanting a beachside holiday. Also ideal for walkers, golfers, keen anglers and cyclists. Outside: There is a pretty picket fenced garden, with a furnished sun patio at the front of the property - Perfect for dining Al fresco. To the rear of the property there is a small grassed area with a washing line for guests to use if required. Guests can park their car in their own private onsite parking space for the duration of their stay at the cottage.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(8 traveler reviews)

Crumplehorn Cottage No1
average rating of 4.75 based on 8 reviews
5

Our tenth consecutive year.

  • 5 of 5

Of the ten we have stayed in No.1 on six occasions. It would have been a straight ten but you have to get up early, it is so popular. Ideal for two people of any age. It just feels like an old cottage but with all mod-cons, installed in such a way as not to be intrusive. We have never had any problems arise but I know that if we had all the stops would have been pulled out to get it fixed ASAP. Polperro itself is a typical Cornish fishing village with a ton of history and on the whole better preserved than most.

There are adequate restaurants, cafes and pubs to suit all pockets and tastes, and of course Oggie Shops.Would I recommend it? Most definitely without a second thought.

  • Submitted: May 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the lovely review. It is much appreciated - and really helpful for future guests. We enjoy having you stay, and hope to see you back again. Thank you for looking after and leaving the cottage so nicely for us. Kind regards Victoria Crumplehorn Cottages
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3

Quaint, very clean, great position but needs updating

  • 3 of 5

Needs instant hot water , shower is not the best , it fluctuates between very hot and very cold

  • Submitted: May 13, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. We are sorry that you encountered a problem with the Mira shower at the cottage. I will get my plumber to take a look at it during the week. Sorry, but we had not been made aware of any issue with the temperature of the water in the shower from previous guests. This should be sorted very soon now that you have raised the issue. Kind regards Victoria Crumplehorn Cottages Polperro and Looe
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5

Warm and comfortable stay.

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed in cottages 2 & 3 on previous holidays and have been pleased with both.On this occasion we stayed in cottage no1 for the Christmas period.Warm and comfortable from start to end.Very clean and the bottle of wine and shortbread was a nice touch.Contact details are provided in the cottage should there be any issues.We have never been disappointed with any of our stays in the cottages and a good plus point is there is parking with each of the properties.We ate out for main meals, Crumplehorn Inn,Ship Inn,Three Pilcards and Golden Guinea restaurant in Looe.Special mention goes out to the Crumplehorn Inn who provided us with a takeout meal to be warmed up for Christmas Day Lunch.

Would we stay with Crumplehorn Cottages again? Yes,and would certainly recommend to others.For our next stay we have discussed staying in Sunny Harbour next time.Oh and by the way...... Christmas in Polperro is brill and the locals you meet are too.

  • Submitted: Dec 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the lovely review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your Christmas break at Crumplehorn Cottage no1. We hope to see you again in the future too. Kind regards Victoria and the cleaning team. Crumplehorn Cottages
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5

WOW gorgeous character cottage

  • 5 of 5

We loved our cottage and the location was perfect. Our own parking space was a bonus! The cottage had everything we needed, was spotlessly clean and well appointed. The bed was comfortable and all electrical appliances worked perfectly, including both tv's and dvd. Fresh flowers were a lovely touch, thank you. We are now jealous of whoever is in our cottage, lol 😀

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your lovely review. It was great to meet you both - and we are so pleased that you enjoyed your holiday at Crumplehorn Cottage no1. Hoping that you enjoy the rest of your holiday in the UK. And thank you for looking after and leaving the cottage so nicely. Kind regards Victoria and the cleaning team. Crumplehorn Cottages
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5

Lovely cottage

  • 5 of 5

Had a lovely honeymoon in this very quaint cottage. Polperro is a great place to centre a Cornish holiday from and if you like quiet pubs in the evening with a relaxing atmosphere you can't go wrong. Thank you Victoria for your wonderful welcoming present and wedding card, this meant a great deal to us both. Would hope to one day return to celebrate an anniversary

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your lovely review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your Honeymoon at Crumplehorn Cottage no1. Wishing you both a lifetime of happiness together. We too hope to see you back in the future. Kind regards Victoria Crumplehorn Cottages
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5

Very comfortable little cottage

  • 5 of 5

Down for a few days, the cottage was very clean and tidy, comfy chairs, nice bed.

Ideal for two people, and parking out front.

The village was very quiet, which we like, and the food at the Blue Peter was superb.

  • Submitted: Nov 11, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to write a review of the cottage - it is much appreciated. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay, and hope to see you again sometime in the future. Kind regards Victoria and the Housekeeping Team Crumplehorn Cottages
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Map

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Newquay
Nearest Barpub
50 Metres
Crumplehorn Inn
Nearest Ferry
28 Miles
Plymouth
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Looe
Nearest Train
5 Miles
Looe
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Polperro resort
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Polperro
Car: recommended

Special interest holidays:

My brother and co-owner Murray owns a private charter boat called "Swallow" which offers daily trips from the quayside at Looe.

You can book to go Shark, Reef and Deep Sea Fishing.

Call Murray if you'd like to book a trip to spend a day or even a few hours sea fishing during your stay at the cottage.

(RYA Yachtmaster with an Offshore Certificate)

Coast/Beach:

Polperro Beach - less than 1 mile walk

Talland Bay - 2.5 miles

Looe Main Beach - 4.5 miles

Hannafore Beach at West Looe - 4.5 miles

Lansallos Beach - 3 miles

Lantic Bay - 6 miles

Travel:

Airports -

Newquay 40 miles, Exeter 60 miles.

Port -

Plymouth 25 miles

Distances:

Looe - 4.5 miles

Fowey - 12 miles

Eden - 40 minutes

Plymouth - 25 miles

Polzeath (Surfing Beach) - 45 minutes

Further Details:

Polperro has an abundance of shops, Inns, cafes, restaurants, and tea rooms - with so much choice, it'll be hard to decide where to go first!

It also has a pretty Model Village and Land of Legend to explore, and a Museum of Smuggling which is on the harbourside overlooking the boats.

There are boats leaving the quayside throughout the day for fishing and sightseeing trips, and miles of coastal path with secluded coves to discover!

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