Hillcrest

Marazion, Cornwall (Ref. 959119)

  • Rating

  • Sleeps 6

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

Features

  • Open fire
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

With stunning sea and countryside views over Marazion and Mounts Bay, this immaculate cottage sits on the edge of a pretty village. Perfectly positioned between Penzance and St Ives - both popular with food and art lovers, it makes the ideal location to experience the magic of Far West Cornwall. With a wealth of activity nearby, take your pick from any one of the many spectacular beaches including Porthcurno, Sennen and Praa Sands.

Closer to home, only a mile away is the ancient and charming town of Marazion where wide stretches of sandy beaches and the legendary St Michaels mount await you. Water sports including kayaking, wind surfing and sailing can be enjoyed. For a more relaxing approach to your day, amble over the cobbled causeway to the Mount (jump on the ferry at high tide) and spend the day making sand castles on the soft sandy beach or explore the rock pools. Enjoy browsing the many art galleries and gift shops and stop at some of the many of the cafés and restaurants for some refreshment, suited to all budgets. If you prefer to keep it simple, there is a traditional village pub renowned for its Cornish Cuisine a short stroll from the cottage.

Hillcrest is ideal for walkers with easy access to the South West Coastal Path and its breath-taking views of the Cornish coastline. The famous St Michael's Way, linking Marazion and St Ives passes the cottage revealing many mythical ancient sites en route. You will also find 5 stunning coastal golf courses within a short drive.

Sea views across Mount's Bay can be admired from the two comfortable double bedrooms and the sitting room whilst the twin bedroom looks out over the sunny rear garden. The well equipped kitchen comes complete with a Rayburn to keep you cosy in the winter months. The accommodation is immaculate throughout with a colorful and homely ambience, it caters well for families with plenty of extras including high speed wireless internet, games, books, PS2 with games, ipod dock & mp3 to entertain children. Everyone will enjoy relaxing or dining al-fresco in the sun-trap enclosed garden. Parents please supervise children.

Accommodation

Three bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x zip and link to king-size double on request, 1 x twin. All have 21” TV’s with DVD. Bathroom, Bath, separate Shower with WC. Open plan living room with Dining and Sitting area with Wood burner, Kitchen/Breakfast room with Patio doors to back garden. WC.

Amenities

Central heating. Electric oven and hob, microwave, dishwasher, fridge, freezer, washing machine. TV, DVD, Wi-Fi. iPod dock, Playstation, TV/DVDs to all bedrooms. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair available on request. Outside enclosed garden with garden furniture, patio and lawn areas. One pet welcome at £15 per week. Sorry no smoking. Pub 5 minute walk

About the location

MARAZION

Penzance 3.8 miles; Helston 9.6 miles.

Marazion is the gateway to the enchanting castle and island fortress of St Michael's Mount. The ideal location for family holidays with large sandy beaches and a popular destination for watersports incuding windsurfing, kite-surfing and sailing. Situated on the shore of Mount's Bay with stunning views towards the Lizard peninsula and Land's End the ancient market town of Marazion is a great place to visit at any time of year. Discover a variety of gift and craft shops along with art galleries as well as a selection of old pubs and excellent restaurants in this historic location.

Note: Children must be supervised in the garden