The Retreat is a beautifully furnished and decorated cottage situated literally over the road from Porthleven’s beach. With a sheltered courtyard and a terraced garden with amazing sea views, it has a separate lounge, kitchen and dining room, a utility, two bedrooms and a bathroom. The living room is well-equipped for families with a Smart TV, DVD/CD player, and an iPod dock.
Sleeping four people and two dogs, the cottage is well-placed for walks on the beach and at low tide it’s possible to walk along it to Loe Bar - a half mile shingle bank which separates the Loe, the largest natural fresh water lake in Cornwall, from the sea.
Lounge: Smart TV, DVD/CD player, iPod dock, electric stove.
Kitchen/Dining Room: Hob, dishwasher, microwave, fridge.
Utility Room: Washing machine, tumble dryer.
Bedroom 1: Double bed, bedside cabinets, chest of drawers.
Bedroom 2: Twin beds, bedside cabinets.
Bathroom: Bath with shower over, basin, WC, heated towel rails.
Outside: Raised garden with sea views. Private courtyard.
Parking: Parking on driveway for a standard sized car.
Pets: Up to 2 pets allowed.
Heating: Central heating throughout. Heated towel rails. Electric stove heater in lounge.
NOTES: Friday changeover. Linen, towels, electricity & heating all included. Travel cot & highchair at the property. No smoking. WiFi provided. Mobile phone reception varies.
- Friday changeover
- Sleeps 4
- 2 Bedrooms
- 1 Bathroom
- WiFi internet
- 2 Pets allowed
- Private parking
- 1 Toilet
- Enclosed garden or courtyard
- 0.1 Mile from a beach
- 0.2 Mile from a pub
- 0.3 Mile from a shop
- Highchair available
- Travel cot available
- Tumble dryer
- Washing machine
- No smoking
- Sky TV
The Retreat was a great cottage, with parking, and we certainly would return for another holiday in the future.Mrs Jackie Crawford - 9th July 2018
Very clean, very comfortable, all in all a very nice holiday. Excellent service with good attention to detail. We would have no hesitation in using Cornish Horizons for future holidays.Mr James Griffiths - 4th April 2018
We thought the Retreat was perfect, tucked away out of sight, far more spacious than it looks (it's a bit of a tardis!) and everything that we could possibly want. It really was the best way to start a new year, and I have absolutely no doubt that we'll be back next year. We've staying in Porthleven many times over the years, but now we've found you, will always stay in one of your cottagesThe Wells Family
We would like to thank you for a lovely Retreat. The welcome was very nice (and much needed) after our journey here. Amazing view from the garden. Will definitely come back again. You provided everything. Thank you very much!Paul, Donna and Ted
Lovely break, weather pretty good. Our first visit to Porthleven and loved it. Great cottage. For young children would recommend a trip to 'Flambards.' Also enjoyed the Seal Sanctuary. It is a very picturesque setting. Lovely sandy beach at Gwithian or Hayle with good restaurant. Also at Harbour Inn and Atlantic. Both good for kids!Mitch and Judith
Just a quick email to let you know how much we enjoyed The Retreat! The children loved roaming around the property discovering its quirky characteristics and were really wowed by the rooftop views from the elevated garden. It is such a delightful place to stay - we adored it and would love to come back again some day.The Lane Family
Beautiful cottage! Our stay was fantastic. In Porthleven we especially enjoyed the bumpy road and the lights around the village at night. Thank you for our stay it will be a place to return to.Andy, Angela, and Emily, Morcombe
Cottage very comfortable thanks. Visited Penlee gallery and museum in Penzance - very interesting. Good facilities, cafe, play area and nice gardens. Beautiful journey along the coast, could have been the med, but much better!Borran family, Preston
Had a great week, weather good. Recommend a trip to the Lizard, the Cyder Barn Shop, and Coverack beach. Also, get some fish from The Quayside Fish Shop!Jack, Mitch and Boo
Had a lovely long weekend. Weather was perfect. Minnack Theatre is well worth a visit and St Ives is beautiful. Enjoyed the cottage and Porthleven itself. Would happily come back!Mark Pendry, Steph, Jake and Matthew
1st time at The Retreat. Lovely well equipped cottage. Love the secret garden. Fantastic walk at Praa Sands, the dogs enjoyed it too. Have eaten at all the restaurants. A relaxing week had by all. Now back to the grind. Be sure to return!Tony and Shirley, Cambridge
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