The Old Smokehouse

Charlestown, Cornwall (Ref. 1008023)

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  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

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  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Cot available
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Highchair available
  • Icon/Feature/Shop Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher
  • Icon/Feature/By the sea Seaside
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi

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15 Customer Review(s)

  • Alison

    “Stayed in The Old Smokehouse 3 times now - perfectly placed cottage with everything you could need for a wonderful stay.”

    Charlestown is a beautiful village - my favourite!

    Charlestown is a beautiful village - my favourite!

    - Alison, April 2022

The property

This cottage boasts a contemporary style combined with traditional features, alongside its desirable harbourfront position and coastal views including Charlestown's famous tall ships.

The Old Smokehouse is sure to be the ultimate base for your next retreat to Cornwall, presenting you with an Atlantic theme throughout with its wonderful wallpaper and stylish decor, this enticing property is best suited to a family of four or for a couple's retreat to this scenic part of Cornwall.

Enter the property to find an enchanting open-plan living space, where you can spend your evenings relaxing with your loved ones; whether you're sinking into the sofa for a family film night or gathering around the dining table to toast a wonderful holiday over a delicious dinner prepared in the sleek, well-equipped kitchen, this spot is perfect for hosting any occasion.

Once you've soaked in the wonder of the room with its creative and tasteful interior, antique typewriter, fish-print wallpaper and maps on the walls, move onto the first floor to find the two bedrooms in the form of a king-size and a twin, also with their own unique wallpapers with flamingo and hot-air balloon prints.

Here you can each find a snug spot to rest, with ample storage space and your own televisions.

The outside of the property is as wonderful as its interior, with an enclosed lawn where your canine companions can wander while you enjoy the magnificent views with a warming cup of coffee in hand; the perfect way to start your day of adventure.

Take a stroll around the town's Georgian harbour, a true marvel for fans of the Poldark series with its Tall Ships and plenty of pubs and eateries to explore in the local area.

Further afield is the traditional fishing village of Mevagissey.

Plant to enjoy water sports at Pentewan or tp explore Carlyon Bay with three beaches to choose from and scenery like no other.

With easy access to the attractions of the Eden Project and The Lost Gardens of Heligan, alongside the excitement at Fowey, Truro and Polperro, The Old Smokehouse is a superb property to base your holiday to Cornwall.


  • Two bedrooms: 1 x king-size with TV and 1 x twin with TV
  • Cloakroom with basin and WC
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC
  • Open-plan living space with kitchen, dining area and sitting area
  • Underfloor central heating throughout
  • Electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, Smart TV, DVD, radio, WiFi and a selection of books
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Travel cot and highchair available
  • Allocated parking bay for one car
  • Front lawn with furniture and barbecue and rear patio
  • One well-behaved pet welcome fee payable
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 0.8 miles, pub 0.1 miles

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £150.

About the location


St. Austell 1.5 miles; Eden Project 2 miles; Truro 16 miles.

A delightful and much sought-after coastal village of stone cottages and Regency houses, on the south coast near St. Austell. Famous for its collection of tall ships riding at anchor in the harbour, the shipwreck museum, excellent pubs and restaurants and easy access to the coastal path, it’s the perfect holiday destination. It has even been used as a filming location, most well known for appearing in Poldark. The area is rich in golf courses with Carlyon Bay and Porthpean close by. The picturesque fishing village of Mevagissey is 20 minutes' drive away by car, while the Lost Gardens of Heligan, several stately homes and gardens and the fabulous Eden Project are all within 5 miles, with Newquay and North Cornwall coast only a 35 minute drive away by car.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Christmas