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Whileaway Cottage

Pelynt, Looe, Cornwall (Ref. 1104958)

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  • Sleeps 2

  • Bedrooms 1

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No

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  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor accommodation
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor bedroom
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
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The property

Welcome to Whileaway Cottage, a single story barn conversion, set in picture perfect rolling countryside in beautiful South East Cornwall.

This cottage enjoys a rural location while being just a short drive away from local amenities as well as all the home comforts you will need to enjoy your Cornish Cottage self-catering holiday, which is ideal for couples or to simply have it and enjoy all by yourself!

Whileaway is nestled between the bustling harbour town of Looe and the little fishing village of Polperro with their quirky streets lined with quaint fisherman’s cottages, both have an abundance of shops, pubs,cafes and tearooms not to mention some of the best restaurants Cornwall has to offer, with their beautiful beaches and stunning little coves just waiting for you to discover and explore!

On arrival at the cottage you will be able to park into your own designated off road car parking space.

Entering the property you will be greeted to a lovely open plan space with a fully-equipped kitchen with dining area, which leads though to the lounge with large picture windows with opening French doors looking out onto stunning countryside views.

The bedroom has a luxurious king-sized bed for you to snuggle down into with an en-suite shower room with all the modern finishing touches.

Outside the views lend the cottage a delightful sense of calm; where you can relax and “whileaway” the hours with a glass of wine after a day of exploring all that Cornwall has to offer, be it walking the coastal path with its stunning coastline which you can pick up at Lansallos which is just 2 miles away with a National Trust car park, or spending a day in the ancient streets of Fowey best know as the home of Daphne du Maurier.

Fowey stands in the Cornwall area of Outstanding Beauty and is situated just a few miles down the road from us via the Bodinick Ferry. If you fancy a day on the water look no further than Looe Adventure Fit South West where you can go exploring Looe river in a kayak or on a paddle board or if you simply just want to meander around beautiful gardens and historical stately homes such as Pencarrow a gorgeous Georgian House surrounded by a lake and picturesque woodland, Saltram House and gardens, also Antony House where Alice in wonderland was filmed, just a little further afield Trebah Gardens with its lush exotic gardens on the Helford River boasting its own little cove for you to explore.

Whileaway Cottage is the perfect little hideaway any time of year!!


  • Single-storey
  • One King sized bed with en- suite walk in shower room, basin,heated towel rail and WC
  • Open plan living space with kitchen, dining area and living room
  • Gas central heating
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine and coffee maker
  • TV, WiFi with selection of books and games
  • Fuel and power inc in rent
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Off road parking for 1 car
  • Enclosed patio with furniture
  • Sorry no pets or smoking
  • Shops 1.6 miles Pub 1.7miles
  • Note Occasionally on a Saturday the sound of motorbikes can be heard a few fields away, please consider this when booking
  • Note This property has a 17.30 check in and an 10.00 am check out
  • Note: Whileaway Cottage does not permit babies or children

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £200.

About the location


Polperro 3.6 miles; Looe 3.9 miles; Fowey 8.6 miles; Liskeard 8.8 miles.

Deriving its name from the Cornish word 'pluw' meaning parish, Pelynt is a charming village resting in the beautiful county of Cornwall. Less than four-miles from the large fishing port town of Looe and the delightful shores of the Polperro Heritage Coast, Pelynt makes an excellent inland base for your next visit to Cornwall, surrounded by glorious countryside and within reach of the vast Bodmin Moor. The village is home to a local convenience shop as well as a SPAR, along with a pub, Jubilee Inn, providing all you need for your self-catered stay. Explore the exciting town of Looe, home to the beautiful East Looe Beach, popular for swimming, you can wander along the pier, take a stroll along the riverfront, and sample the tasty delicacies in the many restaurants and cafés scattered around, with some local history to be discovered at Old Guildhall Museum and Gaol. The idyllic village of Polperro offers a scenic day out, with the pretty Polperro Harbour and Polperro Harbour Heritage Museum showcasing the rich maritime heritage here, with the village also home to the quaint Polperro Model Village. Venture along the South West Coast Path for stunning coastal walks, visit the famous Eden Project, and ramble over the wonderful Bodmin Moor.