Marazion, Cornwall (Ref. 959931)

  • Rating

  • Sleeps 2

  • Bedrooms 1

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No


  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Seaside
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

With a magical view of St Michael's Mount and panoramic seascape beyond - get set for seaside escapism from Nutshell! This Cornish coastal cottage is a real cutie. Bijou in stature with bountiful ocean views arcing Mounts Bay, this delightful cottage is perfectly proportioned and beautifully presented for two. Positioned a few minutes walk from the heart of Marazion, enjoy the array of fabulous restaurants, cafes and inns for romantic rendezvous and lazy lunches.

This much favoured resort boasts a large stretch of sandy beach with rock pools for exploration and a cobbled causeway across to St Michael's Mount. At high water, board the little ferryboat to this tidal isle, crowned by the very striking medieval church and castle, with diminutive harbour and snugly fisherman's cottages at the foot. Oozing history, legend and myth, this iconic National Trust landmark makes an experience not to be missed. Walkers will enjoy exploring the coast path framing panoramic seascapes and Marazion Marshes is a wonderland for birdwatching.

Ideal for swimming, boating and water sport activity, Marazion makes a resort for both recreation and relaxation. Enjoy a fish supper with a sea view in one of the eateries, a sunshine beach stroll or a browse around the galleries and gift shops. With stores for provisions and a supermarket within a five minute drive, Marazion has it all. If you do opt to venture a little further, the hot spot destinations of St Ives and charismatic Mousehole are a short drive away. Land's End is reached within a 30 minute drive; the scenic coast path around the Far West is particularly

So close to the coastline, Nutshell makes a divine and cheery by-the-sea retreat. The open-plan living room showcases the best waterscapes from its first floor advantage, with dining area for croissants and coffee and a little kitchen for creativity. On the ground floor, the cosy double bedroom, also with a sea vista, promises good slumber and the wet room completes the interior. The small secure courtyard houses a private shed for beach gear and cycle storage.


One bedroom: 1 x double on ground floor. Wet room with shower, WC and basin. First floor open plan living area with kitchen,  dining area and sitting area.


Central heating. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, TV, DVD, Bluetooth speaker, WiFi. Fuel and power inc in rent. Bed linen and towels inc in rent. Allocated off road parking for one car. Storage shed. Sorry, no children, pets or smoking. Shop 5 mins walk, pub 5 mins walk.

About the location


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: Regretfully, children are not accepted at this property