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The Old Stable

12 reviews
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Overview
studio
1 bathroom
3 guests
2 nights minimum
Condo/Apartment
Unique property yards from the beach in this tranquil, quintessential Cornish fishing village, an enchanting detached stone studio. Full of character with a mezzanine double bed area enjoying glimpses of the sea, kitchenette, living area and a shower/utility room, packing everything one would need into a perfectly formed space with single oven, microwave and food steamer. Minutes from the beach at Porthallow. Bright and airy property with a velux window allowing for views of Falmouth Bay. Ideal property for exploring Cornwall and the coastal footpaths....Unique property yards from the beach in this tranquil, quintessential Cornish fishing village, an enchanting detached stone studio. Full of character with a mezzanine double bed area enjoying glimpses of the sea, kitchenette, living area and a shower/utility room, packing everything one would need into a perfectly formed space with single oven, microwave and food steamer. Minutes from the beach at Porthallow. Bright and airy property with a velux window allowing for views of Falmouth Bay. Ideal property for exploring Cornwall and the coastal footpaths.More
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About the Owner
James S
Languages spoken:German, Portuguese, English, Italian, French, Spanish
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2007
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Reviewed November 9, 2016

Not sure that this property has passed plannng permission requirements. There were some health and safety issues. Owner / manager is clearly not from Cornwall and does not know area. Thought Porthallow was near Looe which is some 50 miles away!More

Date of stay: August 2016
Thank merv2017
sunseaski, VR Owner at The Old Stable, responded to this reviewResponded November 10, 2016

Yes I am from Cornwall and have lived here all my life. The property is located in Porthallow on the Lizard Peninsula as per the location and address. As far as planning permission is concerned and Building Regulations it is fully compliant and we have...More

Reviewed June 8, 2015 via mobile

Compact and bijoux! But really well thought out. Great for a weekend escape for two, lovely village and people. Friendly local pub with superb food..we loved it

Date of stay: May 2015
Thank Helenemills66
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Reading, United Kingdom
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Reviewed January 5, 2015

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Date of stay: December 2014
Reviewed November 27, 2014

A quaint little property offering a very relaxing and tranquil environment. The property was well kitted out with cooking facilities, utensilts and crockery. I took my husband here as part of his 40th Birthday suprise weekend and he was amazed that I had found such...More

Date of stay: November 2014
Thank Sharon W
Reviewed October 28, 2014

Compact and bijou! An amusing place to stay and truly get away from it all. Very well thought out and clever use of small space. The local pub was very friendly and offered nice food and company.

Date of stay: October 2014
Thank BreezeyDooley
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
Stove
DVD Player
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Local Guides/Maps
Refrigerator
Dryer
Towels Provided
Ocean Views
Freezer
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
TV
Hiking Trips
Parking
Microwave
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Toaster
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About the neighborhood
This is a very much loved and very unspoiled part of south Cornwall, south of the exquisite and famous village of Helford and the renowned Helford River and Gillan harbour. Helford River and its creeks are of enormous interest to sailing enthusiasts with their world renowned sailing waters, ideal for both yachting, powerboats and dinghy sailing. Falmouth bay and the River Fal provide some of the finest day sailing waters anywhere in the United Kingdom and the property has an outlook over these. The nearby villages of St Keverne and Manaccan offer a range of local amenities catering for most day-to-day needs including general stores, sub-post offices, churches, restaurants and other facilities. In addition, the market town of Helston, the major centre for the area, offers a much further ra...
How to get there
Ideally drive to Pothallow or alternatively catch a train to Truro and take a car hire from there! We can arrange for a taxi to meet you at the station.
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