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St Teresa's Cottage

St Mawgan - North Coast

A short stroll to the village pub and shop and only 2 miles from Mawgan Porth beach.  
  • Saturday Changeover day
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Sorry, no pets allowed
  • WiFi Available
£702 - £1995 per week *


St Teresa’s is a charming cottage steeped in history that has been beautifully renovated to offer guests a bright modern kitchen with underfloor heating and lovely bedrooms to accommodate 6 people.  The cottage is in the wooded Vale of Lanherne, in the heart of St Mawgan village and offers two beautiful secluded gardens, bordered by a Grade 2 listed wall covered in wisteria, the perfect place to relax and dine al fresco.  It is set in one of Cornwall’s most beautiful, unspoiled countryside villages, which is an attraction in itself with its village green, shop and tearooms, and award winning pub. The family friendly surfing beaches of Watergate Bay and Mawgan Porth are a 5 minute drive away and for walkers, a network of footpaths connects with the dramatic South West Coast Path. Star attractions such as the Eden Project and many fine restaurants are also within easy reach of this country cottage.

 Woodburner, underfloor heating, fridge/freezer, microwave, dishwasher, ceramic hob and electric oven, washer/dryer, Nespresso coffee machine, Bose speaker.
Shower Room: Thermostatic shower, basin, w.c.
Lounge: TV, woodburner.

Bedroom 1:
King-size bed (5'), bedside tables, wardrobe, chest of drawers.
Bedroom 2: Twin beds (3'), bedside table, wardrobe, armchair, chest of drawers.
Bedroom 3: Single bed (3'), bedside table, armchair, chest of drawers, countryside views.
Bedroom 4: Single bed (3'), bedside table, dressing table, countryside views.
Bathroom: Bath (with electric shower over), basin, w.c.

GARDEN & PARKING: Parking for two cars, enclosed front garden, rear patio with barbecue, table and chairs, steps up to further garden space with table and chairs, countryside views. Please note: The back garden is set over several levels with a two metre ‘unfenced’ drop from part of the garden onto the patio.

Changeover Day: Saturday - arrival 4:00pm - departure 10:00am
Power and Heat: Electricity included in rent, heated towel rails in bathrooms, woodburners in lounge and in kitchen/diner, underfloor heating in kitchen and bathrooms, duo heat radiators in lounge, hallway and bedrooms.
Bedding and Linen: Bed linen and towels provided (please bring your own beach towels). 
Baby Equipment: High chair and travel cot provided.
Shop: 400 yds Pub: 400 yds

NOTES: No smoking, no pets. BT Infinity WiFi provided. Important information about internet. Call box 400 yds, mobile reception varies. Information about mobile phone coverage.


  • Saturday Changeover day
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Sorry, no pets allowed
  • WiFi Available
  • Bed Linen Included
  • 0.2 mile to a pub
  • Countryside Views
  • Towels Included
  • 4.5 Stars
  • 0.2 mile to a restaurant
  • 2 miles to a beach
  • Fire or Stove
  • Garden/Courtyard
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishwasher


Local Area

St Teresa’s is located in the picturesque village of St Mawgan. The cottage is situated on a very quiet lane, yet the village centre is only 100 metres away. St Mawgan boasts the well-known Falcon pub with restaurant and beer garden. There is also a village shop and tea room offering gorgeous freshly made snacks. The picturesque Japanese garden and Bonzai tree nursery in the village is well worth a visit.  St Teresas is only a five minute drive from three stunning beaches – Watergate Bay, Mawgan Porth and Bedruthan Steps. Mawgan Porth is a family friendly beach complete with rock pools to explore. Whilst Watergate Bay boasts some of the best watersports in the region and is home to the Jamie Oliver inspired Fifteen restaurant.
There are many beautiful walks available in the surrounding area, a must visit would be the stunning Bedruthan Steps, an area of outstanding natural beauty.Cornwall’s famous gardens such as the Eden Project and the Lost Gardens of Heligan are within easy reach. As our the pretty fishing towns of Padstow and St Ives with many fine shops, art galleries, cafes and restaurants. Family attractions nearby include Dairyland, Crealy and Old Macdonald’s Farm.


Really enjoyed staying at the property and felt at home. All the facilities are just what are needed for the holiday. Would happily recommend it to othersMr David LEWIS - 3rd September 2018
We had a great time in this lovely cottage. Really well equipped and a great base to explore Cornwall. Dan, Lisa & The Girls. - 1st September 2018
We've spent a fabulous two weeks in a wonderful cottage. A lovely home in a welcoming village. Ange, Andy & Family. - 31st August 2018
Thank you so much for allowing us to use your beautiful cottage. Superbly equipped and a fantastic location for us. Stuart, Emma & Family. - 25th August 2018
Fantastic week with weather to match. Brilliant beach and drinks on the hotel veranda is highly recommended. Philip & Juliette - 31st July 2018
Oh my word! what a lovely cottage. We all enjoyed our stay and hope to come again soon. We loved the nearby walks and of course the charming cottage itself. We are all grateful for this wonderful home and would love to say a big thank you to the owners of this cottage.Daniel, Cat, Jess, Hero and Tom - 6th January 2018
The cottage looked beautiful for Christmas, thank you for the tree and for the bubbles. Lovely cottage, lovely village.The Tarrants from Hong Kong - 28th December 2017
The cottage has been an absolute delight with every comfort and amenity one could wish for.Leilia, Harry, Matt and Emilene - 24th September 2017
We absolutely loved your cottage. Everything we needed for a comfortable stay.It was lovely to come back after long walks to this warm, comfortable home and we were very interested in the renovation and appreciate all of your hard work. Derek and Beryl Vanning - 16th September 2017
Lovely cottage and area, we really enjoyed our stay here. The cottage made us feel at home and we looked forward to coming back after walks on the beach. Thank you for making this holiday truly amazing!Kitty, Finlay, lilah, Lisa and Pete - 26th August 2017
Stunning! The cottage, the garden, the village, the location...What more could we have wanted? Absolutely nothing. Thank you for making our family holiday that much more special. Looking forward to booking for next year. Warm regards, Mr and Mrs Hagley - 12th August 2017
Beautiful Cottage with everything you need. Stunning location. Really friendly village, easy access to all the attractions. Had a wonderful time. Fabulous food, would definitely come again. Thank you very much xxCristina and Mike - 5th August 2017
It's so nice to come home after a long day out to such a gorgeous cottage. It has all the amenities you need, plus more! We would definitely stay again. We especially enjoyed the beautiful gardens and remote location.Carmela, Paul and Calum - 29th July 2017
A third visit to lovely St Mawgan and the very homely St Tersea's cottage. The usual highlights come to mind - cycling to Padstow, visiting Treyarnon, Polzeath and Daymer Bay - and some new places visited - Lanhydrock gardens.Jan, Steve, Ollie and Chloe - 22nd July 2017
A lovely cottage in a great location. we all had a great time and the weather was perfect too! we couldn't ask for more! Thanks you and best wishes.Julie and Marcus Millership - 26th May 2017
We feel so privileged to have stayed in your beautiful home. Such a happy time had and we are all so sad to leave. A big thank you Martin Crimble - 20th May 2017
We have had a lovely stay in St Teresa's cottage. We enjoyed visiting Fistral beach and having a wonderful cream tea in the cafe. Beautiful cottage and surrounding gardens and village. We hope to visit again next year. Thank you Josh, Jenny and family - 22nd April 2017
What a wonderful relaxing break at this beautiful cottage. Just what we all needed to recharge our batteries. Lovely meal at Falcon Inn and Travellers Rest. The walk to Mawgan Porth beach is definitley worth it. Look forward to coming back asap!The Ashtons - 13th February 2016
This cottage is a hidden treasure! As first time parents, my partner and our 5 wk old baby daughter couldn't have wished for a more perfect and tranquil place! We will be revisiting in the future! Thank you! Mel, Los and Petra - 3rd October 2015
13 months on an we're back for our second visit to St Teresa's. The weather was a bit mixed at times but never bad enough for long enough to dampen the spirits too much! St Mawgan remains one of our favourite Cornish spots, perfectly complimented by the lovely cottage. We leave relaxed, refreshed and with firm plans to return again.Steve, Jan, Ollie and Chloe - 15th August 2015


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