Sitting beside the lock that protects the inner marina at the prestigious Port Pendennis development, Lock House has superb views across the waters of Falmouth harbour from almost every room.
The National Maritime Museum is on the doorstep and Events Square, home to Falmouth Sailing Week, Sea Shanty Festival and Oyster Festival to name a few activities, is just a short stroll away. There is a captivating variety of bars, restaurants and shops within level walking distance and sandy Gyllyngvase beach is just half a mile away, perfect for swimming and offering various watersports tuition.
Walkers will love the coastal footpath that meanders around Pendennis Head, passing coves and beaches as it wends its way towards the beautiful Lizard peninsula.
Lock House has a ground floor twin bedroom with en suite shower-room and French doors out to a small terrace. The first floor sitting-room has comfortable sofas, BT TV and a Juliet balcony overlooking the harbour. The well-equipped kitchen/diner has all the appliances and cookware necessary for easy holiday catering and a door onto a small balcony. A double bedroom with en suite shower-room shares the second floor with a comfortable single room and the family bathroom.
The garage, which can be accessed from the hallway, provides table-tennis to keep children active even when indoors!
For larger parties, Harbour House (1575) is right next door – so why not book both together?
Please note trailers, vans, campervans and caravans are not permitted in the parking-area.
Bedroom 1 with twin beds (3') and en suite Shower-room with shower, WC and wash-basin
Integral Garage with washing machine, tumble-drier and table-tennis
Sitting-room with BT TV, DVD player and CD player
Kitchen/Diner with gas hob, electric oven, microwave, fridge, freezer and dishwasher
Bedroom 2 with king-size double bed (5'), TV and en suite Shower-room with shower, WC and wash-basin
Bedroom 3 with single bed (3')
Bathroom with bath, hand shower attachment, WC and wash-basin
Take care with children on the balcony and waterside terrace. Other properties at this location: Harbour House (1575).
- Regret no pets
- Travel cot
- Arrive/Depart Friday
- Garage for small car and private parking for 1 car
- Telephone (incoming only)
- No smoking
- Pub 200 yds
- Patio furniture
- Full gas-fired CH
The view from the Juliet balcony in the sitting-room.
The sitting-room on the first floor has comfy sofas to relax on.
French doors open onto a Juliet balcony with wonderful views across the water to Flushing.
The kitchen/dining-room has doors out to the balcony.
The master bedroom has an en suite shower-room (Bedroom 2).
The twin bedroom (Bedroom 1) has doors out to a patio right beside the lock (take care with children).
Bedroom 1 has an en suite shower-room.
The twin bedroom is on the ground floor and is neutral and calm and has ample storage.
The airy sitting-room is on the first floor.
There is BT TV and WiFi access.
The inner marina at Port Pendennis is just yards from Lock House.
The decked and gravelled garden outside Lock House.
The fully equipped kitchen has gleaming stainless steel appliances with a double oven, built-in microwave and gas hob.
A spacious oak dining-table for relaxed holiday meals.
The master bedroom.
The master bedroom has a king-size (5') bed.
The single bedroom.
The family bathroom on the second floor.
Gyllyngvase beach is a ten minute walk away, perfect for watersports and patrolled by life guards in the holiday season.
Looking from Gyllyngvase beach towards Pendennis Castle.
Watersport lessons can be booked from Swanpool beach, where a delightful cafe and popular bistro will keep landlubbers happy!
Fabulous clifftop walks on the north coast, just half an hour's drive away.
Porthtowan beach on the north coast, a great family and surfing beach.
Chapel Porth on the north coast, home of the famous hedgehog ice cream.