The cosy sitting-area.
Steps lead up to the big level lawn, and there is a badminton set in the garden shed.
Reskivers Cottage viewed from the big, level garden.
A proper cottage kitchen, complete with Aga.
Pendower and Carne beaches are nearby, a wonderful expanse of sand as the tide falls back.
The spacious patio at the rear of the cottage is accessed from both sitting-room and kitchen..
The big sitting/dining-room.
Snuggle up on the sofa.
This little wood-burner keeps toes toasty warm!
The dining area is open through to the kitchen.
Looking from the sitting area to the dining there is a door on the left that leads out to the patio and garden.
The kitchen is light, spacious and wonderfully well-equipped.
Afternoon tea beside the aga.
The lovely warming Aga...perfect for holiday cooking and cosy kitchen meals in cooler months.
The separate utility-room is spacious and offers a lot of extra equipment.
A combination microwave and double halogen hob offer additional cooking facilities in the utility-room.
Looking up from the entrance hall.
Plenty of storage for coats, hats and fishing nets!
The stairwell is light and spacious.
Reskivers Cottage is just eight miles from lovely St Mawes, home to beaches, yachts, gorgeous little shops and galleries and lots of wonderful eating places.
Bedroom 1.
King-size bed in Bedroom 1.
Plenty of cushions for relaxing in bed.
Views of the garden.
The en suite shower-room for Bedroom 1.
Rainhead shower.
Useful shaving mirror.
Bedroom 2.
Bedroom 2 looks out over the garden.
Original artwork throughout the cottage.
Pops of bright colour.
Bedroom 3.
Bedroom 3 has zip and link beds (6' super-king double or 3' twin).
A lovely Arts & Crafts wardrobe.
Lovely cushions and lamps in every bedroom.
Bedroom 4 is snug but comfortable.
Children will love the ceramic fish lamp.
Plenty of books to keep you occupied.
The family bathroom.
A big towel rail to keep the bathroom snug.
There is a fitted shower over the bath.
Reskivers Cottage from the private approach lane...much bigger than it initially looks!
Little Alpine strawberries grow in the sheltered garden.
Beautiful Heligan Gardens are a short drive away, a must for garden lovers.
There's a ferry from St Mawes to Falmouth, a lovely day out.
The King Harry ferry crosses the River Fal and gives easy access to the pretty cathedral city of truro and the bustling maritime town of Falmouth.

Reskivers Cottage


8.5 miles NE of St Mawes / Sleeps 7 + cot

15% off for parties of 4 + cot or less at certain times of the year, view offer...

7 Nights from £580 - £1590

August 2018

Good well located cottage in easy reach of many great beaches & attractions such as Eden, Heligan & many National Trust properties.

August 2018

The cottage was beautifully furnished, very well equipped, and a lovely garden for lazy evenings

March 2018

Lovely cottage, well located for travel to most Cornwall attractions.

Comfortable and very well equipped. The owners had thought of everything we needed for a relaxing break. The cottage was so nice it was a struggle to get some of the family to go out on some days.

June 2017

Any of the above comments.

February 2017

Reskivers is a lovely country cottage which is equipped to a high standard. We enjoyed a very comfortable stay.

September 2016

Beautiful cottage. Great location. Cornwall is a fantastic place to visit.

August 2016

Extremely well equipped cottage. We enjoyed our time at Reskivers very much. We enjoyed using the Aga everyday in the cottage, it really was a treat to use.

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