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Falmouth - South Coast

Stithians Lake, with its wealth of wildlife and watersports facilities, is a short distance from this beautifully-converted barn ideally positioned mid way between the north and south Cornish coasts.
  • Saturday Changeover day
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Pet allowed
  • WiFi Unavailable
£282 - £672 per week *


Greenbells is a converted stone-built barn next door to the owner's home and set in a peaceful location, in a tiny hamlet in central Cornwall. A 10 mile drive will take you to the north coast, which is popular for surfing, and with long, beautiful, sandy beaches and stunning coastal paths. It is equidistant to the south coast with its picturesque, hidden coves and tranquil sailing waters of the Fal Estuary and River Helford.

The area is perfect for exploring Cornwall's peninsulas and just a short distance away is Stithians Lake and Water Sports Centre offering sailing, wind surfing, paddle boarding and canoeing, as well as delightful wildlife and lakeside walks. The area has numerous cycle trails and bikes can be hired locally. The award-winning pub - The Golden Lion Inn, whose good food and hospitality draws people to it, is a comfortable stroll away through country lanes.

Kitchen/Diner: Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, dishwasher, dining table and chairs, door to outside seating area
Lounge: Sofa and easy chair, occasional table, TV, DVD player
Shower Room: Walk-in mains-fed shower, WC, basin and heated towel rail.

Bedroom 1:
Superking bed (6' - may be unlinked to form 3' twins), bedside units, built-in wardrobe, chest of drawers
Bedroom 2: Superking bed (6' - may be unlinked to form 3' twins), bedside units, built-in wardrobe, chest of drawers

GARDEN & PARKING: Private parking for many vehicles, including campers etc. Outdoor seating area with garden furniture.

Changeover Day: Saturday - arrival: 4:00pm - departure: 10:00am
Pets Welcome: Maximum 1; £35 per week
Power and Heat: Electricity included in rent, electric heating
Bedding and Linen: Pillows & duvets included; bed linen and towels provided (please bring your own beach towels); Please order unlinked beds in advance.
Baby Equipment: No baby equipment is provided. Some may be hired - see hire page.
Shop: 5 ml Pub: 1.5 ml

NOTES: No smoking.  Mobile phone reception varies. Information about mobile phone coverage.


  • Saturday Changeover day
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Pet allowed
  • WiFi Unavailable
  • Bed Linen Included
  • 1.5 miles to a pub
  • Countryside Views
  • Towels Included
  • 3 Stars
  • 1.5 miles to a restaurant
  • 10 miles to a beach
  • Garden/Courtyard
  • Dishwasher


Local Area

Based around a thriving harbour Falmouth is gateway to the beautiful Fal River which runs through an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The town is famous for its creative buzz with many art galleries displaying contemporary works and venues showcasing independent films and live bands. The many reasons to visit include, the fascinating maritime heritage; the Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty  - perfect for walking and family days out; watersports; boat trips running from the pier and quay; and plenty of family-friendly attractions. Falmouth is surrounded by several fantastic beaches and is known for its year-round events calendar.

Falmouth's maritime legacy and coastal culture is a huge part of its charm boasting world-class watersports on its sheltered waters including gig rowing, kayaking, diving and regularly hosting sailing events such as Falmouth Regatta, and the Pendennis Cup.

Why visit Falmouth?

- Fascinating maritime heritage
- A choice of four beaches; Castle beach, Gyllyngvase beach, Swanpool beach and Maenporth beach, brilliant for families
- Watersports including surfing, windsurfing, sailing, snorkeling, diving
- A working port with the world's third largest natural deep-water harbour
- Located next to Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty along the Helford and Fal Rivers
- A variety of festivals and events calendar all year round
- Creative buzz: art galleries, exhibitions, independent shops
- A huge array of things to see and do, such as eight gardens nearby, four main beaches and over twenty family attractions
- A foodie's paradise: eat freshly-caught seafood, visit delicious delis, great food festivals, beachside restaurants, traditional pubs
- Beautiful walks and trails nearby

The Watersports and Angling Centre at Stithians Lake and Country Park near Redruth provides state of the art facilities for fun on the water. Located 5 miles south of Redruth, the lake is reputed to be one of the windiest inland waters in England so it's a great location for sailing and windsurfing.


Very good location,close to beaches North and South. Nice and close to Falmouth and all the attractions for the children. The owner can split the double beds, if requested to make 4 singles. The owner is very helpful and polite. I will totally recommend this property.Joe Garthwaite - 20th August 2018
Lovely cottage. The owner could not do enough, lovely time spent there.j ng - 13th August 2018
We had a very pleasant stay, house was nicely furnished and clean. We loved that it was smack bang in the middle of the country side and there was a wonderful pub (the golden lion) minutes away.Derick Clack - 1st June 2018
This is a very peaceful location but easy enough to get to the coast ect. Ideal if you have a dog or want peace and quiet. A very relaxing holiday.Mrs Jean Musgrove - 7th May 2018
Don, the owner was brilliant and extremely helpful. Mr & Mrs Gilly and Andy Crowther - 6th November 2017
Very good location for visiting all the Nice places in Cornwall. Very good Equipment - so lovely! And calm! Thank you very much for the warm welcome :) Mrs Sibylle Janiszewski-Klein - 17th August 2017
This was a lovely property. Newly renovated and with everything we needed. The owner was very helpful and friendly. Well located to visit both north and south coasts.Mrs Anna Wili - 28th October 2015


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