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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Mawnan Smith, Falmouth, Cornwall, England

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Jeanette...
1 review
“Fabulous holiday”
Reviewed August 1, 2016 for a stay in July 2016

We have just come home from a lovely week at Shasta Annex. Kathy and Brian made us very welcome, with a lovely welcome pack. Shasta Annex is spotlessly clean. Kathy and Brian have thought of everything you would need, home from home. Love the bathroom with the step into the bath (I need to get one). And handle bars on the bath for easy excess. The garden is lovely lived the fish and watching the squirrels eating the bird food. Didn't want to come home . I would definitely recommend a stay at Shasta Annex and I would love to go back. Also the pub 5 minutes walk away do lovely food and the beach 5 minutes drive is lovely, lovely ice cream. Thanks Kathy and Brian xxx

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Aug 1, 2016
Thank you Jeanette and Brian for a lovely review , so glad you had a lovely time , hope to see you both in the future .Kathy and Brian
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Ron W
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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“Very nice accommodation”
Reviewed September 28, 2015 for a stay in September 2015

Our second visit to a really comfortable bungalow annex in a beautiful part of the country.
Owners very friendly and welcoming.

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Diane D
Bristol, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
16 reviews
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“Thoroughly enjoyed our stay.”
Reviewed September 1, 2015 for a stay in August 2015

We had a lovely warm welcome to Shasta Annex and to a part of Cornwall that we didn't know, and Kathleen had kindly provided some provisions for us which were much appreciated. The accommodation is very comfortable and well equipped, with a beautiful garden that we were invited to use. The surrounding area is great for walking or for just sitting and watching the sailing boats. A very relaxing break and we would definitely recommend Shasta Annex as a good place to stay!

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NaomiRebe...
Glasgow, United Kingdom
1 review
“Great location, stunning apartment, friendly owners, 5* holiday”
Reviewed August 7, 2015 for a stay in July 2015

The Shasta Annex was brilliant. We stayed for a week and it was like a home from home! On arrival, we were greeted by lovely Kathleen who showed us round and had also left us some lovely treats in the flat. The annex was spotless and so homely, each room was so well equipped - in particular the kitchen which was great so we were able to eat in some nights! Mawnan Smith is a lovely village so the annex was close to all local amenities. We couldn't have stayed anywhere better, and the owners were so accommodating and helpful at all times. Such a beautiful place to say. Couldn't recommend more! We'll definitely be back!

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scotty072
scotland
2 reviews
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“Very welcoming.”
Reviewed July 28, 2015 for a stay in June 2015

So relaxing.-Home from home but much cleaner!! - & with a better garden!
Kathy had thought of everything from the over generous welcome pack to the fluffy towels, books, games and dvd's. Very central for exploring Cornwall's attractions.

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Karen R
Sidmouth, United Kingdom
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“Excellent Location”
Reviewed July 25, 2015 for a stay in July 2015

Just returned from a very relaxing week at this lovely annex. You immediately feel at home on arrival and relax as the property was spotlessly clean and was so well equipped. Kathy provided a lovely welcome pack too. Wonderful to enjoy a glass of wine overlooking Kathy and Brian's beautiful garden. You can literally walk from the front door to many coastal footpaths, coves and to the nearby Trebah Gardens - would recommend the cafe there. We also had a fabulous meal at The Cove at nearby Maenporth. Would highly recommend a week at this delightful annex.

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maltman
Warrington
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“Absolutely Fabulouse”
Reviewed June 20, 2015 for a stay in June 2015

Would love to give this place a bad revue as Wife's Brother lives in Mawnan Smith, and someone may be there on my recommendation when I wanted to book again. As stated greeted by the friendly host, Kath. Fresh milk, wine, fruit, bread all there , wonderful, and it's the first time in 40 years of marriage Mrs hasn't found something that needed cleaning. The only thing that might of spoiled this break was myself, as my legs were realy buggered and couldn't get out much. As it was though I was so comfortable there I was quite happy to spend my time in the annex and gardens. If you are a couple that want a compact place to stay for a week or two .You couldn't do much better than here.

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