Tater-du

Porthcurno near Land’s End, Cornwall (Ref. 963609)

  • Rating

  • Sleeps 2

  • Bedrooms 1

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

Features

  • Off road parking
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

Tater-du offers first floor accommodation in a lush valley setting just a stroll from an idyllic golden beach reminiscent of a Mediterranean hot spot. Porthcurno and its spectacular cove of soft white sands and clear azure waters framed by jagged headlands create the perfect
environment for relaxation by the sea, or for the more active, you can explore the rugged terrain of coastal footpaths with bountiful views. Well appointed with a light modern decor and attractively furnished, the apartment provides all the comfort you require, and has access to the terraced gardens (please supervise young children) and communal parking. Tennis courts and a museum
are all within a stone's throw. The apartment has an open plan living room incorporating a bright, well equipped galley kitchen with breakfast bar. Open up the French doors that lead out to the decked balcony with table and chairs, and enjoy lazy breakfasts and alfresco lunches, where views
reach down towards the azure hues of Porthcurno beach, creating a romantic, serene ambiance for an evening aperitif. There is a comfortable double bedroom with an en-suite shower room.

Within a ten minute walk you can experience the magic and magnificence of the Minack Theatre, dramatically carved from the granite cliff face with nothing but tantalising sea, sky and horizon as the backdrop to the performance. Sennen is just a few miles across the Peninsula and is the perfect spot for watching dramatic sunsets over Lands End. Just a short drive away is the natural beauty of Lamorna Cove, situated between Mousehole and Lands End, in the most sheltered of the valleys leading down to the south facing shores of Mounts Bay. Enjoy the busy harbour at Newlyn, sunny Penzance and the buzzing art scene at St Ives, with fabulous galleries, traditional Cornish pubs and restaurants and picture perfect harbour.

Accommodation

All on one floor accessed by flight of stairs. 1 x double bedroom. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Open plan living area with galley kitchen area and breakfast bar.

Amenities

Electric heating. Electric oven and hob. Microwave. Fridge. Washing machine. Dishwasher. TV with Freeview. DVD. WiFi. Power inc in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair available. Off road parking for 2 cars 10 meters from property. Decked balcony. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shops 3 miles.

About the location

PORTHCURNO

Land’s End 4 miles; St. Just 9 miles; Penzance 9 miles; St Ives 17 miles.

The small village of Porthcurno is situated four miles from Land’s End on the south coast of West Cornwall. The village has a sandy beach, a café, a restaurant that’s open during the summer season and cliff-top and coastal walks. Porthcurno is also home to the Porthcurno Telegraph Museum, where you can learn about the underwater cables that connected the village to various places around the world. To the west of Porthcurno is the famous Minack Theatre, which is a superb open air venue with 750 seats and boasts views across Porthcurno Bay to The Lizard. Close by is Land’s End, the most westerly point of mainland England offering something for all the family, and also within reach are lovely Cornish towns and villages, including the popular resorts of Penzance and St Ives. A delightful base for exploring this part of Cornwall.