The stunning view from two of the bedrooms across the cottage garden to the cove and beyond.
Looking back at the terraced cottage from the lovely garden.
The Victorian cast-iron fireplace adds character to the cosy sitting-room as well as additional warmth on those cooler evenings.
The kitchen, complete with farmhouse kitchen table, is extremely well-equipped.
Lie back and look at the view from this super-king bed (Bedroom 2).
Enjoy the dramatic view from the terrace.
The kitchen is the heart of the cottage and leads to the sitting-room, dining-room and also the utility-room.
The perfect spot for a long meal, what is the rush you are on holiday.
And what a view from the dining-table!
The sitting-room is lovely and cosy, enjoy a glass of wine and good company.
This bedroom has the perfect view of the sea (Bedroom 1).
What a view.
This spacious room overlooks the cove and the sea beyond, (this bed has two 3ft single mattresses on the 6ft bed frame) (Bedroom 2).
One of the views from this bedroom (Bedroom 2).
This cosy bedroom is tucked away at the back of the house, away from any stormy winds (Bedroom 3).
The modern family bathroom.
There is a shower over the bath.
Looking back at the village from up on the coastal footpath...
...and looking out to sea from the same spot!
The Todden, which divides the cove into two.
Looking towards the beach from the Todden.
The child-friendly sandy beach at nearby Kennack Sands.
Picturesque Coverack.
The South West Coast Path follows the coastline; this is at Lizard Point.
Spectacular Kynance Cove.

Pericles Cottage


Cadgwith / Sleeps 4 + cot

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7 Nights from £596

Beautiful cottage

Thank you for sharing Pericles Cottage with us. We loved our time there. The cottage had everything we needed and more. It gave us an excellent base to explore the area and was a cosy and comfortable place to return to. The view is amazing and we really appreciated the thoughtfully provided binoculars,

Reply from Classic Cottages

We are so glad to read that you loved your time at Pericles Cottage. Cadgwith is a lovely spot and is great for exploring the Lizard Peninsula but still within driving distance of places like Falmouth and St Ives. We so hope to welcome you back in the future. Sarah, Customer Support

Great location at the top of the village. Easy parking but access to loads of lovely walks along the coast path Good to have a parking permit The fire was cosy Superb garden and coastal views Overall very homely

Lovely cottage. Well equipped. Fabulous view to the sea. Great location.

Fantastic to wake up, draw the curtains and sit in awe of the wonderful view !

Please highlight that we were delighted that classic cottages had assessed everything, and taken great measures to ensure the cottage was spotlessly clean, and measures had been taken to ensure both guests, housekeeping and owners were safe. We were amazed we were still able to enjoy our usual beautiful cottage with only a few changes. We didnt think this was going to be possible back in June/July. Super to be able to enjoy a little bit of normality, in a very abnormal year. Thank you!

Great views of the full moon shining on sea from the garden.

This is a very charming property with spectacular views of the bay.

Pericles Cottage is so peaceful, it was a pleasure being able to relax in such a tranquil environment. Our two children discovered the joy of leisurely walks and returning to our immaculate cottage. The cottage had been cleaned to perfection.The shower was superb. The view out of the front bedrooms so beautiful, even when the weather is stormy. There is such choice where you can sit and read or talk, or plan, or play card games.There is ample crockery, the dishwasher was so useful and the kitchen was well equipped. We had a couple of BBQs, ate out in local places, and cooked at home. Waking up, making coffee and sitting in the garden admiring the view every morning and planning our days out was just blissful. Can thoroughly recommend.

A super place to stay - once again we enjoyed our stay at Pericles. It was like coming home but way nicer than home!! Well designed, nicely decorated, fab views.

Charming cottage with amazing views down to the sea from the garden and even while lying in bed in two of the rooms. Great location near to the many beaches and view points on the Lizard Peninsular.

The cottage is lovely with spacious bedrooms and a stunning view! Great location for exploring the Lizard and dinner at the Cadgwith Inn is a must. Hope to return here some day.

Great property and location with lovely sea views and walks from the doorstep.

A lovely, clean, well-equipped cottage with beautiful sea views, in a great location.

Go out into the garden on a clear night and look up the sky is amazing !! And if your lucky you may hear the Cadgwith singers singing sea shanty songs.

Classic cottages and the owners deserve nothing but praise for this cottage Thank you for letting us have our holiday here.

Beautiful cottage in a stunning unspoilt location. It’s a real home from home. We definitely didn’t want to leave. Wish it was ours, permanently.

Tasteful decor, great sea views, very handy for walk to pub.

Lovely cottage, stunning views and very cosy. Garden also great - perfect for energetic toddlers! We had a brilliant week there and cottage gave us everything we needed.

We stayed at Pericles Cottage as a family of 4 and right from the first day on we felt like being in a home away from home. The cottage and property are very well cared for, everything was very clean. Beds were comfortable and we enjoyed the stunning sea views. The house is extremely well equipped. Pericles Cottage is a magic place and Cadgwith is, too. We would love to return.

Very comfortable home, well equipped, and stylish.

Loved this place. Everything thought of - furnished beautifully with great attention to detail. Real home from home!

A great location and great accommodation - excellent value for money.

With the beautiful views and comfortable environment we re-learned the art of doing nothing! Harder than you think but once you get the hang of it you realise what you are missing

Out does expectations. Fabulous property

Normally I won't fill out reviews, but we had such a lovely stay at Pericles, I have to make an exemption. The cottage is as nice as described and fully met our expectations. Due to the nice weather we could also make use of the well kept garden, missing only some loungers for sunbathing. I would highly recommend this cottage and Cadgwith and we surely will come back.

A wonderful, much loved property with a warm homely feel to it. Like home, but heaps nicer with fantastic views.

Lovely clean cottage in what has to be the most picturesque setting. We had another superb family holiday in Cadgwith - we'll be back!

We will come back.

Great house and location, a few minutes from the coast, daily fresh fish - three days here felt like a week elsewhere - very relaxing.

Lovely cottage with great views. Very well equipped and furnished to a very high standard, Pericles Cottage is the perfect place to stay in this unspoilt Cornish village.

Lovely roomy but cosy cottage with lovely garden. One of the nicest we have stayed in.

Very comfortable, a real home from home with lovely views.

Wonderful, welcoming cottage with a view that is hard to better. Peaceful location near great beaches, walks and days out within easy reach. Pericles is well equipped, nicely finished with a special feel about it.

Good view but interior needs renovation especially the bathroom is not up to date anymore No wifi no mobile phone reception

Reply from Classic Cottages

Thanks for your review of Pericles Cottage. The Owner works hard to continually update and improve the cottage each year, as well as addressing the general end of season maintenance required each winter. It is however a traditional Cornish cottage that is furnished sympathetically to it's origins. The mobile reception in the area can be patchy, as with many parts of Cornwall, but there is a public telephone 300 yards away. Tanya, Customer Support

**UPDATE Spring 2014 WiFi is now available.

**Summer 2014 The bedrooms have been redecorated and new beds provided.

**Spring 2015 The bathroom has been renovated.

Thoroughly recommend it - it is just wonderful.

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