Explore Ancient West Cornwall From a Charming Apartment


Entire rental unit hosted by Lorraine

2 guests, 1 bedroom, 1 bed, 1 bath
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Awaken in a bright, cheerful space with views of a quaint village from first floor windows. A cottage-like feel is created by painted wood panelling and traditional furnishings designed for comfort. Have breakfast at table nestled under a skylight.

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Free parking on premises
Full kitchen
Washing machine
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Coffee maker
Hair dryer



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4.96 out of 5 stars from 190 reviews


Helston, England, United Kingdom

The apartment is in the village of Porkellis, close to art and culture, restaurants, a beach, and family-friendly activities. West Cornwall is known for its heathland, golden sand, artists' colonies, ancient stone circles, and Iron Age villages.

Distance from Cornwall Airport Newquay

48 mins by car without traffic

Hosted by Lorraine

  1. Joined in January 2017
  • 190 Reviews
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We (Tim & Lori) love our life in Cornwall! We never take for granted the fact that we have daily access to such a beautiful area. Having said that we love to travel - anywhere off the beaten track is good - with adventure and surprises (hopefully good ones!), where we can meet local people and experience different cultures. Not surprising then that my (I'm Lori) favourite movie is Into the Wild, favourite book... umm, probably Women Who Run with the Wolves (Clarissa Pinkola Estes), but many others too. Food and music tastes are eclectic, with Indian food near the top of the list, and music-wise, my current favourite listen is First Aid Kit, Half Moon Run and Loreena McKennit, but it changes according to mood. We love wildlife and my favourite trip Ever was a recent trip to Tanzania where we were lucky enough to see Elephants, Lions, Hippos and Hyenas (many more!) in their natural habitat. I can live without most things, but I need to be regularly immersed in the great outdoors to be at my best.
We (Tim & Lori) love our life in Cornwall! We never take for granted the fact that we have daily access to such a beautiful area. Having said that we love to travel - anywhere off…

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House rules

Check-in: After 4:00 pm
Checkout: 10:00 am
Not suitable for children (2-12 years)
No smoking
Pets are allowed

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Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm

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