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The Old Post Office Cottage

The Old Post Office Cottage
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The Old Post Office Cottage
Lounge seating and fire place, inglenook fireplace with bread oven. Lounge seating/Diner/Kitchen area
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3.5 of 5 stars
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7 reviews
The Old Post Office Cottage
Lounge seating and fire place, inglenook fireplace with bread oven.
Lounge seating/Diner/Kitchen area
Master Bedroom - upstairs
Master Bedroom Ensuite - New Dec 2012. (Bath, Shower, basin and Toilet)
Children's Bedroom (upstairs), sleeps up to four
The Dining Room
Kitchen/ Diner, including new dish washer - Dec 2012.
Wet room - downstairs
Inglenook fire place and bread oven
Double Bedroom - downstairs.
Crackington Havern
North Petherwin Village
The Beautiful North Cornish Coast
At Low Tide - North Coast
Widemouth Bay
Catch the Ferry from Rock to Padstow
Cottage Garden
At Low Tide - North Coast
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Overview
Cottage -
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
Bude, Cornwall, England
Our 300 year old cob cottage has 3 bedrooms, sleeps 7, and is situated in a quiet village just 15 minutes from the north coast sandy beaches. The cottage is located in the quiet and peaceful village of North Petherwin. The cottage is ideal both for families - with plenty in the surrounding area to see and do during your stay, beaches, surfing, pub meals; and for couples, who are looking for a romantic break from the hustle and bustle, having quiet coastal walks or a glass of wine in the cottage garden or in front of the wood burner. The Master Bedroom has an new luxury ensuite bathroom. The detached cottage was the village Post Office many years ago, and boasts beamed ceilings and an inglenook fireplace with a wood burner and bread oven. <BR><BR>There is a king size sleigh bed in the master bedroom, an iron framed double bed... Read more
About the Owner, Julian C
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 7 days ago
Listed since : May 2007
Overall rating: 3.5 / 5.0
Based on 7 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL28857 by: Holiday Lettings
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3.5 of 5 stars Average - based on 7 reviews
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Sharon H
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016 for a stay in April 2016

I thought this cottage was a couple of miles away from Launceston turned out quite a trek some 5 miles into Launceston. The nearest pub, The Countrymen 1.5 miles and a taxi to their £13-£14 each way. Taxis are outrageously prices in Cornwall. Be warned. Got back after being out all day and sat in the garden which was lovely...

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Management response:

I think this is a fair review of the cottage, it is old, quirky with plenty of character, and not particularly accessible on crutches! Fortunately, downstairs there is a double bedroom, wet room, bathroom and toilet, which is popular with our not so young guests! The mattresses on the beds used are brand new, however we are buying some new...

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Chris C
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 for a stay in June 2015
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A lovely cottage in a small village. There were 7 of us and the cottage coped with us no problem; 2 double, 3 single and a put-me-up bed. The covered, outside BBQ came in very handy most nights. The cottage is well equipped, including a disc-washer and a washing machine.We used the cottage as a hub, travelling to our chosen...

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Thank you...... It always great to hear such positive comments!

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Diane881
Peterborough, England, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015 for a stay in May 2015

This was a lovely old cottage, spacious and set in a quaint village. The owner,Julian had told us about a walk near the church which was handy as we arrived before time to get into the property so we were able to walk the dogs, this was a lovely wood which we went to every morning,a five minute walk from...

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The gate is a little tricky, you have to lift it a little as you open/ close it......however this does prevent the gate swinging freely and blocking the road and causing an obstruction to the occasional tractor! With reference to the guest book, great idea, as long as it's used positively, I.e. Recommendations of pubs, local attractions, walks and beaches....

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Amenities
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
Suitability
  • Pets Allowed:
    Yes
  • Smoking Allowed:
    No
  • Kid Friendly:
    Yes
Additional amenities & feature info
The 3rd bedroom has a bunkbed and a single bed.<BR>Time for arrival normally between 3.00pm - 4.00pm (Confirm with owner)<BR>Vacate property by 10.00am on day of departure.
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Jul 23, 2016 -
Jul 29, 2016
Summer Holidays
7 nights
$197
£150
$1,311
£999
Jul 30, 2016 -
Aug 12, 2016
School Holidays 2016
7 nights
$197
£150
$1,311
£999
Aug 13, 2016 -
Aug 26, 2016
School Holidays 2016
7 nights
$197
£150
$1,311
£999
Aug 27, 2016 -
Sep 2, 2016
August Bank Holiday 2016
7 nights
$197
£150
$951
£725
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Cleaning costs per booking included, However with pet £25.
Hire of highchair and cot per week: £20
Refundable £100 security deposit required with final balance payment.
We can accept payments by cheque, internet banking or bank transfer in GBP.
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Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Exeter: 46.6 mi
Railway: Liskeard: 18.6 mi
Ferry: Plymouth: 18.6 mi
M5 to Exeter - A30 to Bodmin/ Launceston. Turn off at Launceston - A388 to Bude. A3254 to Bude. Turn left 4 miles out of Launceston - Signposted Tamar Otter Park/ Sanctury/ North Petherwin.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 9.3 mi.
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