- Ground floor bedroom
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- Broadband / WiFi
This penthouse apartment is superbly positioned at the seafront promenade and has spectacular panoramic views of the sea.
Within yards of the historic Pendennis Castle and the blue flag status beach, with fantastic views across the panorama of Falmouth Bay. The comfortably furnished living room boasts fabulous floor to ceiling picture windows framing the beautiful bay. Light and airy, the property benefits from Velux ceiling windows and offers extremely spacious accommodation with separate dining room, well equipped kitchen with breakfast area. The en-suite bathrooms are generously sized and both bedrooms are equipped with TVs for additional convenience.
A magnificent holiday destination at any time of year, there is much to see and do in this popular, lively resort where life centres around its colourful harbour and scenic waterways. Pleasure boat trips and fishing excursions can be enjoyed, up the river to Truro city with its dramatic Neolithic three spire cathedral, or across to St Mawes on the Roseland Peninsula, a stunning area of outstanding natural beauty. Have fun with activities such as sailing, swimming, fishing or golf. A visit to the National Maritime Museum is not to be missed and Henry VIIIs Pendennis Castle is a worthy attraction. Wander along the narrow cobbled streets of Falmouth town and seek refreshment in one of the characterful inns serving Cornish ciders and ales. Browse the curio shops and art galleries and sample the fayre from one of the many superb restaurants, cafes and eateries - with pasties, cream teas and fish and chips all temptingly on offer.
Visit Swanpool and Maenporth Beach or discover the beautiful secret coves of The Lizard Peninsula, tucked away and accessed down the dramatic cliff tops. Kynance Cove is an absolute gem, boasting clear turquoise waters lapping white sands against contrasting dark granite cliffs. Regretfully no children under 10 years.
Second Floor, all on one floor. Two bedrooms: 1 x super king-size double with ensuite bathroom with bath, shower over, basin, bidet and WC. 1 x twin with ensuite bathroom with bath, shower over, basin, bidet and WC. Cloakroom with basin and WC. Dining room. Kitchen. Sitting room.
Central heating. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TVs, DVD. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Parking for 1 car in private carpark below the building. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 5 mins walk.
About the location
Mabe 3 miles; Penryn 2 miles; Truro 11 miles.
Falmouth, with its magnificent natural harbour (the third largest in the world), winding streets and beaches, will keep you occupied for hours. The town's old harbour-side pubs, excellent shopping, art gallery and stunning National Maritime Museum simply complete the picture. Pendennis Castle, built by Henry VIII, is Falmouth's most popular attraction, sited on its own peninsula with superb panoramic sea views. Across from Falmouth harbour is the beautiful town of St Mawes, surrounded by the rocky coves, sandy beaches and lush green countryside of the Roseland Peninsula. Go there by car (15 miles) or take the passenger ferry from Falmouth (15 minutes). For nature lovers there is the Swanpool Nature Reserve, a lagoon and SSSI teeming with a variety of wildlife. Falmouth offers such a rich variety of landscape and attractions for people of all ages, it is sure to tempt you back time and again.
Note: Regretfully no children under the age of ten years. Note: Parking space not suitable for high or wide vehicles.