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Enys Boathouse - A unique rural retreat

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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Porkellis, Cornwall, England
Enys Boathouse offers self catering accommodation in rural Cornwall. Situated in the heart of a Cornish village, our holiday let is deceptively spacious and comfortably furnished, sleeping up to four people.

Enys Boathouse is a unique wooden structure based on the Bolney Ferry Boathouse on the River Thames. This charming property benefits from its own private terrace with panoramic westerly views out over the countryside. Although not near to water, it does boast distant sea views.

The village of Porkellis is ideal for those seeking a quiet, rural holiday let in Cornwall.

The boathouse offers versatile self catering accommodation suitable for families, couples or groups of friends. The main living area converts into a double bedroom with a comfy double sofa bed.There is also a day bed which doubles as a sofa when not in use but can eas...
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Listing #HL5752520
About the Owner
Mike J
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2015
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Reviewed July 19, 2016

We looked for a nice peaceful location in the heart of Cornwall and found Porkellis to be ideal. Enys Boathouse, situated in the heart of the village, was perfect for our family of four for the weeks get away. Immaculatly clean, it had everything we...More

Thank Rob F
Reviewed June 26, 2015

Arriving at the property we were greeted warmly by Mike and shown around the property, the overall charm and beauty of the boathouse and surrounding area blew us away. The property was also deceptively large. With a short drive to all tourist destinations it was...More

Thank Rosie J
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Reviewed June 24, 2016
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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Shower
    2 Twins
    1 Sofa
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About the neighborhood
Porkellis is a small, quiet village. At its heart is a fantastic local pub (The Star Inn) which really is the hub of the community. From Porkellis you can easily access the north and south coasts, the busy places of Truro and Falmouth plus all the major tourist attractions as well as the the idyllic Lizard Peninsula. Helston, with all its amenities, is just a 10-minute drive away.
Getting around
Public transport is available in Porkellis but a car is advisable. The nearest train stations are at Redruth and Penryn, which Truro and Falmouth are a little further away.
Newquay Airport is about 50 minutes' drive away.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Newquay Airport: 29.8 mi
Railway: Redruth : 5.9 mi
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 7.5 mi.
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