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Front of Swallow Barn with private drive and parking areaWindow of ground floor sitting room next to large french patio doors opening onto private garden

Cornish Cottage on Ancient Hillfarm Sleeps 2

Cornish Cottage on Ancient Hillfarm Sleeps 2

4 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
4 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath

Swallow Barn: a Cornish Cottage for Two plus two on 2 sleeping platforms. Carefully converted from an 16th century, ivy-covered barn, on our Hill Farm which is in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Close to Penzance & St Ives, & the South West Coast Path. A real gem for those seeking peace and quiet in beautiful surroundings. Fantastic walks straight from the door over the moors to the sea. Amazing starry skies no night pollution. Swallow Barn is on our private 100 acre Organic Hill Farm.


Free parking on premises
Wireless Internet
Cable TV
Indoor fireplace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Common spaces
2 floor mattresses

House Rules

No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check-in time is 3PM - 2AM (next day)
Check out by 11AM
Self check-in with smart lock


Accessible-height toilet
Handheld shower head

18 Reviews

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Carly User Profile
January 2018
We had a lovely time in this special hideaway cottage. Very cute and interesting place. Ideallylocated to get around to different surrounding areas. Local pub is the Gunhards Head which is really nice. Emma was very communicative offering suggestions for New Year’s Eve and taxi c…

Tomek User Profile
November 2017
A really nice place. Stylish and cosy but specious converted barn located in the area of outstanding beauty. It was equipped with all amenities needed. Self check-in and check-out. Good communication with the host. Very much recommended!

Richard User Profile
October 2017
Swallow Barn is a peaceful and beautifully decorated little cottage. We thoroughly enjoyed our short time there.

James User Profile
August 2017
Rustic and charming place in the peaceful Cornwall countryside... My wife and I spent a week at Swallow Barn with our 4 month old baby. It was a great place to unplug and get away from everything but was also close to Penzance which had all the other amenities we needed. Emma's …

Aileen User Profile
July 2017
Myself, my husband and our baby girl had a fantastic time in Swallow Barn. The surroundings are just beautiful and there was plenty of space for us to relax in the house. Despite being secluded the house is within a few minutes drive of ships, restaurants and beautiful beaches. …

Richard User Profile
July 2017
Lovely little cottage. Ideal for a peaceful relaxing break.

Jenny User Profile
May 2017
Swallow Barn is so gorgeous and Emma and Penny so welcoming! We loved it... a perfect tranquil hoilday for us and our new baby.

Hosted by Emma

Penzance, United KingdomJoined in February 2012
Emma User Profile
92 Reviews
Emma is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I host a small collection of family owned homes that are let for holidays and experiences. The collection is called Hidden Hideaways and all homes are unique and in beautiful locations. Our places are ideal if you are seeking to experience life by the sea, peace, tranquil…
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Zennor, Cornwall, United Kingdom

We have some of the best beaches and coastline in the world.

We are set in our own 100 acre private AONB estate which is a sanctuary and an area off special scientific interest, (SSSI).

Getting around

Trains from Paddington & rest of UK to Penzance Station. Either hire a car at station (Eurocar) or take a taxi.

Cars are advisable if you want to see the sites and beaches.

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