A large, detached, double-fronted house set in an elevated terrace with fantastic views across the harbour in Porthleven. With a stunning outlook and just moments from the beach, this is a fabulous house for a family or friends wanting to be in the heart of this charming Cornish fishing village. With four bedrooms, two of which have king size beds, two living areas, a smart fitted kitchen and a sunny front terrace, you will want to return again and again to 14 Bay View.
Enjoy days on the long sandy beach, walk the South West Coast Path to Loe Bar and spend your evenings trying out the many fantastic restaurants and bars that the village is renowned for. If you love fresh seafood you certainly won't be disappointed with the choice on offer in Porthleven.
This property offers a small group discount of 15% on full weekly bookings for parties of 4 or fewer at certain times of the year. This discount is automatically applied and the holiday price you are quoted reflects this. If you have any questions please call our friendly team on 01841 533331 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Living Room/Dining Area: New 37" Smart TV, DVD, bay window with lovely views across the harbour, new modern wood burner.
2nd Living Area: Additional seating, 32" TV, DVD, bay window with sea and harbour views.
Kitchen: Gas hob and electric oven, fridge, dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer.
Bedroom 1: King-size bed (5’), bedside units, dressing room, sea and harbour views. En-Suite Shower Room: Spacious double-headed shower, basin, w.c.
Bedroom 2: King-size bed (5’), bedside units, clothes storage, sea and harbour views.
Bedroom 3: Twin beds, bedside unit.
Bathroom: Bath with shower over, basin, heated towel rail, w.c.
Bedroom 4: Attic bedroom with twin beds (3'), bedside table, velux window with views to the harbour and beyond. Limited head height in this room.
GARDEN AND PARKING:
Full width terrace with picnic table, sea and harbour views. No parking at the property but on-street parking and public car parking facilities close by.
Changeover Day: Friday - arrival 4:00pm - departure 10:00am.
Pets Welcome: Up to 2 dogs are welcome.
Power and Heat: Heating and electricity included in rent.
Bedding and Linen: Bed linen and towels provided, please bring your own beach towels.
Baby Equipment: Travel cot available, please bring your own cot bedding.
Shop: 100 yds Pub: 100 yds.
NOTES: No smoking. WiFi available. Mobile phone coverage varies.
- Friday Changeover day
- 4 Bedrooms
- 2 Bathrooms
- Sleeps 8
- 2 Pets allowed
- WiFi Available
- Bed Linen Included
- 0.1 mile to a pub
- Towels Included
- Travel cot
- 0.1 mile to a restaurant
- 0.1 mile to a beach
- Sea Views
- Fire or Stove
- Washing Machine
- Tumble dryer
- Outdoor storage space
Set on the west coast of the spectacular Lizard Peninsula, the little harbour town of Porthleven is the quintessential Cornish fishing port. Centred around the harbour, it boasts an array of cafés, restaurants and galleries and exudes a chilled, relaxed atmosphere. Porthleven is the most southerly working port in the UK, with fishing boats operating out of the harbour. This makes the town a great spot to enjoy some delicious seafood, straight from the fishing boats to the restaurants, it couldn’t be fresher!
Porthleven beach can be accessed from the town itself and provides a long expanse of sand which is separated into segments by several rocky outcrops. While away the glorious summer days relaxing on the beach with a locally made ice cream in hand!
Situated part way along a huge sweeping bay, it faces the Atlantic Ocean and is often on the receiving end of some mighty winter storms! A fabulous destination for a winter break; marvel at the awe-inspiring waves pounding the harbour walls from the cosy safety of the local pub!
The surrounding area doesn’t disappoint either; located in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the views from every cove or clifftop are picture-perfect. Travel north-west and you’ll reach Marazion, home of St Michael’s Mount – an absolute ‘must’. South takes you to the tip of the Lizard Peninsula, Lizard Point, one of Cornwall’s most iconic spots.
You won’t tire of the walks and stunning scenery, but if you fancy a day out, try the Seal Sanctuary, Flambards or Trebah Gardens. Or, go a little further afield and you can explore Penzance, Land’s End and St Ives.
Fantastic house in a fantastic location!! Our 4th stay in Porthleven. This is by far the best house with the best views!Luke, Julie, Dani, Ash, Eddie, Chris & John - 2nd November 2018
Lovely house in an excellent position. This is our fifth stay in Porthleven. We love it. The Loe Bar and walk to it are both beautiful. We tried the kayaking and paddle boarding this year rather than just watching, it was really good fun. Bought a beautiful sea bass from fisherman at the harbour and barbecued it at the house. A great stay.Mrs Jane Evans - 1st August 2018
This was the third time we stayed at this property and we have had a great time on each visit. Porthleven has everything and there really is no need to go anywhere else!Mrs Jayne Jones - 10th July 2018
Thank you for sharing your lovely house. Loved sitting in the bay window watching the harbour life. We feel totally relaxed, sorry to leave.Mick and Caroline Holmes - 9th November 2012
Stayed at Bay View many time but not no 14 - amazing house for a large family, kids and dog had a great time. ThanksSue & Steve Green
We had a lovely week staying in 14 Bay View, what an amazing propertyJenny Eveling
Wonderful views of stormy seas! Lovely comfortable home.The Hart family, Bath
Lovely house - stunning views from the terrace - very hot! Recommend visit to Kynance Cove and pasties from the Porthleven bakers.Gill & Dave Hamphire
Beautiful house, views and weather. We had a really good time - walking through Penrose Estate, go carting, visiting Swanpool, boarding at Praa Sands and sunbathing on the beach and terrace. Thank you to Above Beach Cottages and their cleaning company.The Wainwright Family
Had an amazing few days with great friends. Looking forward to many more.The Roberts family, Glous.
Fantastic walk to Gunwalloe along cliff path.Finney family
So sad to leave, a fabulous home, delightful. We hope to have many visits.The Reads
Extremely lovely house. Beautiful setting. Nice to see the fishermen chugging by as we lay in bed!Glover and White families
It's been lovely to be back in Porthleven again. The house is stunning, plenty of room for the six of us!The Robertson family, Wales
Beautiful house, great location. Porthleven is stunning in all weathers.The Lamberts and Mrs. Murray - Salisbury, Wilts
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