A perfect holiday base for getting to know this rugged and beautiful area of Cornwall, just a three minute drive from Cadgwith Cove or a ten minute walk down the hill.
Mermaid cottage is a true home-from-home with space to relax with family and friends sitting in the conservatory overlooking the pretty garden or upstairs in the sitting-room around the cosy fire. The handy first floor utility-room is equipped with a kettle and fridge too, so whether it's a cup of tea or a glass of wine whilst relaxing on a comfy chair, you can pour yourself another without the need for a trip downstairs. Comfortably furnished and wonderfully located, whatever time of year you choose to visit Mermaid Cottage, there is something here for everyone.
Located in the heart of the friendly village of Ruan Minor with a very handy local shop, this reverse level cottage with the sitting-room on the first floor really makes the most of the surrounding views. Whether you like to explore by foot or car, the South West Coast Path is on your doorstep and within a short drive you can be at Lizard Point, Kynance Bay and on to the Helford River. Great pubs serving honest local produce, beautiful scenery and lovely gardens are all within easy reach.
Cloakroom with WC and wash-basin
Utility-room 1 with fridge, freezer, washing machine and tumble-drier
Kitchen/Dining-room with gas hob, electric oven, microwave, fridge and dishwasher
Bedroom 1 with double bed and en suite Shower-room with shower, WC and wash-basin
Sitting-room with TV, DVD player and coal-effect gas fire
Bedroom 2 with twin beds
Bedroom 3 with twin beds
Bathroom with bath, shower attachment, WC and wash-basin
Utility-room 2 with fridge and wash-basin
- Regret no pets
- Travel cot, high chair and stair-gate
- Arrive/Depart Saturday
- Short breaks available
- Private parking for 2 cars
- No smoking
- Pub .5 miles
- Patio furniture
- Full oil-fired CH
Mermaid Cottage is a pretty detached cottage in the heart of the village of Ruan Minor.
Cadgwith Cove is a short stroll down the hill to this pretty fishing cove where you will find a friendly pub, restaurant and fresh fish and seafood for sale.
The spacious sitting-room with comfy reclining sofas and chairs for relaxing after a busy day out.
Bedroom 1 with double bed.
The conservatory and decking overlook the pretty garden.
Spacious Bedroom 1 is on the ground floor.
This lovely light bedroom to the front of the cottage has an en suite shower-room.
The ground floor en suite shower-room to bedroom 1.
Breakfast is served.
Looking back at the cottage from the end of the garden.
Two 3ft single beds and a view over the village to the front of the cottage.(Bedroom 2)
Bedroom 3 is on the first floor just off the sitting room.
The wonderful view from the sitting-room windows over the surrounding countryside.
The spacious sitting-room with the smaller twin bedroom to the rear.
This relaxing space is ideal for relaxing with family or friends.
The pretty stained glass window that gives the cottage its name.
The family bathroom is on the first floor.
The handy first floor utility has a fridge for your milk (and wine) and a kettle so you can top up your mug (or glass) without a trip down to the kitchen.
The kitchen overlooks the garden.
Looking through from the dining-area to the conservatory and kitchen-area.
The light and bright conservatory.
The large entrance hall.
The useful utility-room with washing machine, tumble-drier, fridge, freezer and somewhere to store the coats and boots.
The handy downstairs cloakroom.
The view from the decking over the pretty garden.
Mermaid Cottage is a modern cottage with traditional stonework that give both character and charm to the property.
The local beer and ales go very well with a spot of lunch!
Stairs lead up to the sitting-room, two bedrooms and the bathroom.
Although centrally heated, the gas fire will give you a cosy glow on cooler evenings.
The friendly local pub in Cadgwith is a short walk down the hill from the cottage, book your table before you come to avoid disappointment.
It can seem that time has stood still in this traditional and historic fishing village, colourful fishing boats can be seen in and out of the water.
The pretty church of St Ruan in the heart of the village is a short walk from the cottage.
Lizard Point is also only four miles away by car or you can walk seven miles along the coast path from just down the hill in Cadgwith.
The beautiful cove and beach at Kynance Bay is less than five miles away.
Views out to sea from the coast path.
Cadgwith Cove is a short stroll away down the hill to this pretty fishing cove where you will find a friendly pub, restaurant and fresh fish and seafood for sale.
The Old Cellars Restaurant in the heart of Cadgwith.
The wonderful views from the upstairs sitting-room and a twin bedroom.