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Pollaughan Holiday Cottages
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Portscatho
Reviewed December 27, 2009

We stayed here with our 2 year old son in December 2009. The accomodation was lovely, jacuzzi bath gorgeous. Lovely comfy beds & the washer & dryer was a fantastic bonus. The owners, Tim & Valerie were so hospitable & friendly. Cooked breakfast can be delivered as well as evening meals. Our 2 year old loved the morning routine of feeding the animals & collecting an egg & bringing it home for us to cook. Just had a lovely relaxing stay & cant wait to return. Beautiful location with loads to see & do around.. highly recommeded

  • Stayed: December 2009, traveled with family
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Reviewed November 12, 2009

We've just had a week staying in Fallow cottage on Pollaughan Farm. We went to get away from the hectic life of London and let our 20 month old daughter explore while we relaxed - it was the perfect place. Despite constant wind and rain we had the most fabulous week and there was plenty to do around the farm, including the morning ritual of feeding the animals, followed by jumping on the giant trampoline in a field full of sheep! The wood burning stove and collection of toys kept us all happy and cosy indoors. And the cottage pie brought to the door in the evening was a really wonderful and homely treat. The surrounding coastline is beautiful and unspoilt with plenty of rock pools and the Eden Project, Lost Gardens of Heligan, Fowey. Polperro are a few of the places worth visiting nearby.
We would thoroughly recommend staying here and have absolutely no complaints - and it's not often you can say that.

  • Stayed: October 2009, traveled with family
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Reviewed August 6, 2008

We've stayed at Pollaughan Farm for the past three summers, and it's an amazing place, run by two fabulous people who are totally committed to your stay......and more importantly they're even more committed to ensuring that your kids leave having had the best time.

Pollaughan Farm is a series of really well thought-through barn conversations, fabulously decorated - and well worth the '5 Star' rating. All have been developed in a deliberately eco-friendly manner and as a result Pollaughan has won many Green awards for tourism.

You live in the middle of the Farm (complete with chickens, ducks, goats, sheep, pigs, donkeys and a shetland pony!) and your children will be gathered up every morning to wake up all the animals, collect eggs and generally enjoy everything a farm has to offer with 'Farmer Tim'. They can then go off exploring as much as they like throughout their stay. To make things even better Valerie is a fabulous cook, and she whistles up Aga-prepared home-cooked meals from local produce every day. To be frank, if you stay here and don't try her cooking then you're slightly mad!

What more can I say, other than we'd done our research before our first stay (Summer 2006), but were still a little sceptical that it could live up to the many plaudits and awards Pollaughan had received from several travel companies and eco-friendly organisations. Our fears were very misplaced, Pollaughan Farm is as good - if not better - than anything we'd read. (So much so that we're booked up until 2010!).

Stay here!

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Address: Pollaughan Farm | Portscatho, Portscatho TR2 5EH, England (Formerly Pollaughan Farm)
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Truro District > Roseland Peninsula > Portscatho
Amenities:
Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Portscatho
Hotel Class:4 star — Pollaughan Holiday Cottages 4*
Number of rooms: 4
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Pollaughan's luxurious self-catering cottages have been lovingly restored with this very special environment in mind. The relaxing little farmstead is a peaceful escape and paradise for wildlife lovers .Daily animal feeding for small children to enjoy,an All Weather Tennis Court,Home Cooked Suppers and Breakfasts delivered to your cottage, relaxing environment for small children with everthing here to allow you to pack light, plenty of space and peace for adults and couples to unwind and explore....open all year ... more   less 
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