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Porthleven - South Coast

Modern and spacious detached property with a large enclosed garden and private parking.
  • Friday Changeover day
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Sleeps 9
  • 2 Pets allowed
  • WiFi Available
£554 - £1896 per week *


Located in the heart of Porthleven, Merlyn is a large, modern and comfortable property only a few minutes walk from Porthleven Harbour. Upon entering the property the living room is on your right and the kitchen/diner is on your left. The stylish kitchen is well equipped with fan oven, ceramic hob, dishwasher, washer dryer and plenty of worktop space. There is also a large dining table with comfortable seating and an ornamental feature fireplace. There is a ground floor cloakroom at the far end of the property.

Upstairs are the five bedrooms and a family bathroom which has a shower over the bath. The master bedroom has a king size bed and an en-suite with shower cubicle. There is also a double bedroom, a bunk bedroom, a twin bedroom and a single bedroom. Outside there is an enclosed rear garden with patio furniture and there is also parking space for 2 cars on the driveway.

Living Room:  
A lovely light and airy room with a large, comfortable corner sofa and recliner chair around the woodburning stove, enabling it to become a cozy retreat at the end of a long day at the beach.  Flatscreen TV, DVD player, DVDs, books and boardgames are all provided in the bookcase for your entertainment and a sliding door opens onto the patio area at the back of the house, perfect for the end of the day.
Dining Room:  A second large room which also has a sitting area with a comfy reclining chair with another flatscreen TV and DVD player for alternative viewing. Large dining table and chairs, sideboard with jigsaws, games and toys also provided.
Open plan leading through into the Kitchen: Equipped with all that you could require: ceramic hob with fan oven, combination microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine.
Cloakroom: Basin, w.c., heated towel rail.

Bedroom 1:
 Hypnos King sized bed (5'), bedside tables, drawers, wardrobe
En Suite Shower Room: with sea views in the distance and glimpse of the clocktower, large walk in shower cubicle, basin, w.c. and heated towel rail.
Bedroom 2: Comfortable Double Bed (4'6"), bedside tables, drawers and hanging space for clothes, this room has two windows; one with far reaching views of the countryside and the other is a lovely feature bay window with seating which has views of the harbour and a glimpse of the sea.
Bedroom 3: Bunk Beds (3'), wardrobe, TV and DVD player.
Bedroom 4: 2 Single beds (3'), bedside table, drawers, wardrobe.
Bedroom 5: Single bed (3'), bedside table, wardrobe.
Family Bathroom: Bath with shower over, washbasin, w.c. and heated towel rail.

GARDEN AND PARKING: At the front of the property there is a wide block paved drive with room for 2 cars and a grass lawn.  At the rear there is a lovely private enclosed garden which also has a good lawn and large patio area with brick built-in BBQ. There is also a very handy outside shower area for rinsing off sand or your dogs. Patio table and chairs are provided, along with 2 loungers.

Changeover Day: Friday - arrival 4:00pm - departure 10:00am.
Pets Welcome: Maximum of 2 well behaved dogs.
Power and Heat: Included in the rent.
Bedding and Linen: Bed linen and towels are provided (please bring your own beach towels).
Baby Equipment: Travel cot and high chair provided (please bring your own cot bedding).
Shop: 0.1ml Pub: 0.2ml

NOTES: No smoking. WiFi provided. Important information about internet usage. Mobile phone reception varies. Information about mobile phone coverage


  • Friday Changeover day
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Sleeps 9
  • 2 Pets allowed
  • WiFi Available
  • Bed Linen Included
  • 0.2 mile to a pub
  • Towels Included
  • Awaiting Grading
  • High chair
  • Travel cot
  • 0.2 mile to a restaurant
  • 0.2 mile to a beach
  • Sea Views
  • Fire or Stove
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishwasher



Beautiful house in a great location. Catered very well for our group of 9 (plus small dog). Only a short walk for all the local amenities.Mrs Belinda Hallows - 12th August 2018
Couldn't fault anything. Everyone was helpful and the accommodation was well equipt.Mrs Patricia Paine - 18th July 2018
Spacious and comfortable, cannot fault any aspect of the propertyMr Clive Dawson - 2nd July 2018
Lovely property, we thoroughly enjoyed our stay.Mrs Peta Cupper - 17th June 2018
Above Beach Cottages always provide a friendly, helpful and professional service, with properties presented to a good standard. D Kearney - 16th April 2018
Merlyn was our perfect holiday home, meeting all requirements for our large family. We have been coming to Porthleven for ten years now, sometimes visiting twice a year....we have stayed in many lovely holiday homes but Merlyn fits our family the best! We hope to keep returning here for our future visits. Mrs M Bonas - 8th April 2018
Property great. Service great. Area beautiful. Love to return.Mrs Sarah Anne Barr - 23rd March 2018


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