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Boquio Farmhouse

Farms Common, Nr Helston, Cornwall (Ref. 1149689)


Cornish Cottage Holidays rating

  • 9 Guests

  • 5 Bedrooms

  • 4 Bathrooms

  • Pets Yes

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  • Electric car charging
  • Hot tub
  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Games Room
  • Broadband / WiFi

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  • Hannah

    “Boquio Farmhouse was an incredible property with so much more than we could have asked for!”

    If you're looking for a big, modern home with a hot tub and games room then look no further. Chris, the owner, was very responsive and helped with any queries quickly. A great stay, we would love to return!

    If you're looking for a big, modern home with a hot tub and games room then look no further. Chris, the owner, was very responsive and helped with any queries quickly. A great stay, we would love to return!

    - Hannah, April 2024


  • Five bedrooms with Smart TVs: 1 x super-king-size with en-suite walk-in shower, basin, heated towel rail, and WC, 1 x super-king-size (zip/link can be twin on request) with en-suite walk-in shower, basin, heated towel rail, and WC, 1 x super-king-size (zip/link can be twin on request), 1 x super-king-size, 1 x single
  • Bathroom with bath, walk-in shower, basin, heated towel rail, and WC
  • Ground-floor shower room with walk-in shower, basin, and WC
  • Outdoor shower
  • Kitchen/diner
  • Utility
  • Sitting room with woodburning stove
  • Snug
  • Games room with Smart TV
  • Balcony with furniture
  • Oil central heating with underfloor heating in bathrooms and ground-floor
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, wine cooler, coffee machine, kettle, toaster
  • 8 x Smart TV, WiFi, pool table, dart board, selection of books and games
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Highchair, travel cot, and stairgate available
  • Off-road parking
  • Enclosed garden with lawn, patio, hot tub, outdoor shower, barbecue, and furniture
  • Two well-behaved pets welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 3.3 miles, pub 1.6 miles
  • Note: Hairdryers and toiletries provided
  • Note: Check-in 4pm, check-out 10am
  • Note: No Hen or Stag parties

The property

Helston 4.9 miles.

Boquio Farmhouse is a charming farmhouse settled into the countryside of Farms Common, near Helston.

With ample off-road parking, amenities to cater to your holiday needs, and a countryside location, this simply incredible property is ideal for friends, families, and groups of couples, plus their four-legged companions, looking for an escape to rural Cornwall.

Park off-road in the ample space provided and unpack into a delightful property, discovering a fantastic kitchen/diner with sleek décor and a contemporary design, housing a great many home-from-home amenities to assist you when cooking up a storm.

This opulent space also provides a large dining table where all guests can indulge in a hearty meal, as the handy utility takes care of your laundry.

Afterwards, make your way into the stylish sitting area and sink into the selection of plush furniture, embarking on a movie night as you warm your feet beside the woodburning stove.

There is also the option of a snug with reclining chairs and a Smart TV, a quiet space to catch up on a good book.

This property also boasts a games room with games, pool table, and dart board, allowing family competitions to keep you entertained.

This stunning property offers a variety of sleeping arrangements, plus en-suites and a family bathroom, with options including super-king-size bedrooms, zip-link bedrooms which can be set up as twins on request, and a single.

On the first floor there is also a fantastic balcony with furniture and bi-fold doors, allowing guests to take in the scenery with a glass of fizz in hand.

Outside, make the most of the fresh air and dine alfresco, cooking a feast on the barbecue, or after a day of exploring, why not take an indulgent dip in the opulent hot tub?

When you are ready, you will find that the property's central location proves to be the ideal base to explore from, the famous St Ives is just a short drive away, if you are after a day at the beach, choose from the various options which include Carbis Bay, Portreath, Perranporth.If you are up for an adventure and dog walk, the South West coast path will be the perfect option.Truro City also offers a range of shops which you can browse.

Praze-an-Beeble, includes a local shop, pub, and eateries.

Visit Helston for the Museum of Cornish Life, or visit Flambard's theme park, head over to Falmouth for its museum, Pendennis Castle, watersports facilities, and many eateries.

Watersports are also available closer to the property at Stithians Lake Activities Centre, and there are many more close-by attractions, including National Trust – Godolphin, Paradise Park and JungleBarn Cornwall, National Trust - Glendurgan Garden, and Cornish Seal Sanctuary.

This area of Cornwall offers not only incredible countryside walks, but plentiful stunning beaches to be explored throughout the Lizard Peninsula, which is also an ideal location for walking, cycling, and birdwatching.

Make an unforgettable Cornish getaway with a stay at the incredible Boquio Farmhouse.

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £350.

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About the location


Porthleven 3 miles; Falmouth 12 miles; Penzance 14 miles.

Helston lies at the western gateway to the Lizard Peninsula, a large area of downland fringed by a beautiful and spectacular coastline. Helston is a pleasant busy market town famous for it's Flora Day Festival and the many stories and legends about the "Furry Dance" are told in the fascinating Helston Folk Museum. Nestled in a tranquil setting is the National Seal Sanctuary on the Helford River, where there is plenty of entertainment watching seals play and feed. If it is thrill rides that excites you, then Flambards theme park will keep you amused all day and also has excellent living history experiences. Further afield is the harbour town of Falmouth to the east and Land's End to the west. Helston is a wonderful holiday destination offering plenty of attractions for the whole family. By car reach numerous outstanding beaches, including Porthleven Beach, Praa Sands Beach, and Gunwalloe Church Cove Beach, with Loe Bar offering a dog-friendly landscape, along with the chance to join the stunning Cornish coastal path.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas