- Garden / Patio
- Broadband / WiFi
In one of the most interesting locations on the Lizard, Glen Cottage is a semi-detached addition to the original old thatched cottage, convenient for walks to the beautiful Church Cove. Furnished with care and attention this is an ideal setting for any couple to take a very peaceful, romantic holiday. Set back from the village street the attractive double aspect bedroom, approached by a pine staircase, looks straight out across a valley over many acres of farmland. The owner, who lives in the thatched cottage, is very friendly and permit's the use of the beautiful landscaped gardens with ponds, shrubs and plants, and guests have the use of a private summer house reached by a pretty garden archway. This is a very peaceful village with nearby Halzephron pub (serving excellent food). Close by is the renowned Mullion Golf Course with amazing sea views to admire while you play.
There are plenty of choices for coastal walks to the east or west or inland around the unique fresh water lake of Loe Bar; an important spot for birdlife. Within two miles is the sandy Church Cove which is part of this dramatic coastline
managed by the National Trust. Good for bathing and surfing it also boasts the unusual sight of a small medieval Church tucked into the cliff and sand dunes, and still used for weddings and services today. The market town of Helston is only five miles away with plenty of shopping
opportunities, pubs, restaurants and entertainment. Glen cottage is a most charming holiday cottage in one of the most enjoyable locations in Cornwall.
Over two floors. One bedroom; 1 x double with TV and Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Kitchen. Open plan sitting room with dining area. Summer house in garden for guests use.
Electric night storage heaters and electric wood burner style fire in sitting room. Electric oven, grill and hob, microwave, fridge, music system, DVD player, WiFi. Power inc. rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Sorry no pets or smoking. Shop 5 miles. Pub 7 mins walk. South West Coast path 10 mins walk. NOTE; Check in time is after 4pm.
About the location
Helston 5 miles; Mullion 7 miles.
Gunwalloe village is situated amongst the sand dunes and cliffs on the west coast of the Lizard Peninsula with three beaches, a large stretch of sand reaching as far as Porthleven, Dollar and Church Cove and a popular pub, The Halzephron Inn, offering tables outside with views right across Mount’s Bay. Gunwalloe is near to Mullion which is a large village on the Lizard Peninsula, the most southerly tip of mainland Britain. The village is home to a selection of popular restaurants, shops and pubs, Mullion Meadows Chocolate Factory and coffee shop, as well as Mullion Cove, a pretty working harbour. Helston is a pleasant, busy market town famous for its Flora Day Festival and the fascinating Helston Folk Museum and the very popular Flambards theme park. Also within half an hours drive are Falmouth, St Ives and Penzance. The Helford River, with boat hire, sub-tropical gardens and two fabulous pubs is also just a 15 minute drive. Further afield is the harbour town of Falmouth to the east and Land's End to the west. Gunwalloe is a wonderful holiday destination offering plenty of attractions for the whole family
This property offers the following short breaks:
- Last minute