Mrs Stow May 2022
The position of the property was excellent and having parking in Mousehole was a real bonus. Perfect to walk from the door only 5 minutes into Mousehole or very pleasant walk into Newlyn/Penzance. Lovely walk over the fields to Lamorna Cove so pretty with all the woodland flowers and hedgerows. Very comfortable stay with everything that we needed. The property is very well equipped. It has the most amazing sea view from the lounge window where we enjoyed watching the boats and bird life. Weather was amazing and we hope to return next year.
mr Pounder May 2022
Elvan Loft is a real gem. Ideally situated for touring the whole of the peninsula, and for taking in the delights of the unspoilt seaside village of Mousehole. The view from the property is fantastic and the apartment is very well appointed. The owner lives below the apartment and is there if you need anything. We found a lovely welcome pack of coffee, tea, milk, biscuits and fresh cut flowers waiting for us on our arrival. Will definitely stay there again, all being well.
Mr Ponter April 2022
We had a lovely week at Elvan Loft and will happily stay there again. One important thing no note that is not really covered in the property description. The flat is accessed up a steep and narrow lane, leading to an even steeper drive. From the parking space there is a short, steep flight of stairs to reach the door, and finally another flight of stairs to the flat itself.
Should you be a nervous driver, and/or have limited mobility, then you will struggle.
Otherwise please do not let these comments put you off, this is a very nice flat in an excellent location.
Mrs Clark March 2022
The views are stunning at all times of day and in all weathers. Ideally located for walks along the coast and up to Paul and for the frequent buses into Penzance. The apartment is warm and comfortable and Linda is a friendly and welcoming host. We enjoyed lunches at the Rock Pool Cafe and at 2 Fore Street in Mousehole as well as the Tolcarne Inn in Newlyn. For pasty lovers, Aunty Mays in Newlyn has the best!
Mrs Humble January 2022
Elvan Loft is a lovely, cosy apartment with the most beautiful views. A perfect location for touring the area and going on wonderful walks. Also it's only a few minutes walk to the middle of Mousehole to be able to enjoy the local restaurants and pubs without driving! We would definitely recommend this property.
Mrs Williams November 2021
This is my second time staying at this property and won't be my last. I love its coziness, the splendid views of the sea and St. Michaels Mount, and the ease of getting around by bus if you don't have a vehicle. The location couldn't be better...A five minute walk to Mousehole harbor. It might be a tad tight quarters for two people depending upon their size and how well they get along. ?? The owner is very sweet!
Reply from Classic Cottages
How wonderful that you enjoyed your second visit at Elvan Loft as much as your first. The location and views really are superb. It sounds like you made the most of exploring the stunning surrounding area. We very much hope that we have the oppurtunity to welcome you back for a third stay. Julie, Customer Support
Ms Dourof September 2021
The Owner Linda is a very nice lady who was very helpful and friendly.
mrs sharples August 2021
This was our 3rd stay at Elvan Loft and we once again had a fantastic time. Linda is a great host and a lovely lady. The accommodation is perfect and we loved the new kitchen. We love the Mousehole area and Elvan Loft is a great base! The views from the accommodation are amazing, we have seen seals and dolphins on our stay.
Mrs Anderson July 2021
We had a wonderful stay at Elvan Loft. The owner of Elvan Loft was a wonderful host. She made us feel very welcome and made sure we had everything we could need. The view was amazing, the bed was very comfortable and the property was spotless and well provisioned. The biscuits and flowers were a welcome touch. Even had a small telescope in the window so we could watch the seals. There was a lovely little area by the back door to sit in the shade and enjoy a morning coffee. A lovely area to explore with some fabulous beaches within a short drive. We would highly recommend this property for all the above reasons. just be aware if you have mobility issues that it is up a steep drive with steps and stairs and as it is a loft property the bathroom and shower area is understandably not very large.
Mr Hubbard October 2020
Great place as a base for visiting furthest reaches of Cornwall. Views of the bay and St Michael's Mount are stunning.
Mr Anthony September 2020
the view is exceptional
Mrs McCormick August 2020
We would definitely stay there again, a perfect location with wonderful sea views
Mr Wilkins August 2020
We had a lovely stay at Elvan loft. Easy to find and very comfortable and clean. Views are superb. Well worth a visit.
Mrs Wolff July 2020
A lovely compact apartment with fabulous views of the ever-changing sea. Breakfast watching the Newlyn fishing boats going out. Comfortable and convenient, a lovely place to stay.
Mrs Leach October 2019
Could not fault the delightful property or its wonderful position, or our landlady Linda.
Mrs Bilsborough September 2019
Ideally situated for a lovely relaxing holiday. Also perfectly placed for easily visiting all of West Cornwall. Some holiday highlights were:- * walking to Penzance from the flat * walking to Newlyn and having lunch at Mackerel Sky *visiting Geevor Tin Mine *walking to Lands End from Sennen Cove *delicious lunch at The Gurnards Head near Zennor *visiting The Minack Theatre and Porthcurno beach *fantastic meal at The Fore Street Bistro in Mousehole *visiting Gunwalloe and Church Cove *walking from Carbis Bay to St Ives and a good wander around the town *lots of trips to The Rock Pool Cafe in Mousehole for a coffee, a crab sandwich or a glass of wine in the evening. Perfect!
Mrs Johnson June 2019
A lovely practical apartment with all basic requirements for two people together with a beautiful view and an added bonus a parking space! The location is perfect for touring this part of Cornwall.
Mrs Liechti March 2019
Such a lovely and very comfy property with incredible views. It was so nice to stay there.
Mr Welsman March 2019
Very efficient and friendly team where I booked the holiday and very helpful when I was due to arrive at the cottage as my Satnav went a bit crazy. Lovely clean cottage with fantastic panoramic views. Landlady was particularly charming and friendly.
Mr Wilson October 2018
The parking was useful, and very welcome, in such a busy area, once you got used to it. The most amazing seaviews. Tea, coffee, milk, biscuits and flowers on arrival a really nice touch. Small freezer, in addition to fridge, very useful. Would certainly return for another visit.
Mrs Bilsborough September 2018
An ideal location for exploring the beautiful area. There is so much to se and enjoy!
Kuipers July 2018
We enjoyed our week in this small and cosy appartment. When you are hiring it, don't forget to look through the telescope; we saw seals (4-10) every day.
Mrs Rowlands June 2018
A very comfortable and compact holiday flat. Great location a couple of minutes walk into mousehole and the added bonus of a parking space.Linda was very helpful and friendly but not intrusive, We will return.
Mr Lilley June 2018
Great location with amazing views you can look at for hours, eveything you need for a comfortable holiday. Host Linda very helpful and on hand if you needed her, Mousehole is a fantastic place to stay and a good base for exploring West Cornwall. Fully recommend this property.
Mr Dixon May 2018
An excellent position over looking the bay and 2 minutes from the harbour. Will definately go again.
Mr Grainger May 2018
Been in quite a few places now in Cornwall this places location is the best. All you wake up to is the sound of the sea and as you open the curtains you see the sea. Absolute superb and again I say thank you for a great stay.
Miss Sutton October 2017
For a quiet break away from everything you can't beat Elvan Loft. The views are spectacular and the loft is cosy and well equipped. Would love to return at some point.
Mr Black October 2017
Fabulous location, really short walk to Mousehole with pubs and restaurants. But so peaceful. Fabulous views and really comfortable. Linda, the owner is lovely but doesn't in any way intrude. Although this is part of the owners property it feels really separate.
Miss Palmer September 2017
Everything you could need or want was provided; the loft was fabulous; the location was great; the views were brilliant. If you are looking for a cosy retreat, in a typical Cornish location then this is the perfect place.
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