The secluded rear patio at Tredhowr.
The open plan living-room is very spacious, with a wood-burner in the sitting-area.
The patio is west-facing and catches the sun from mid-morning to late evening.
Bi-fold doors open up from the sitting-area to the patio that runs the length of the house.
A door from the kitchen-area leads through to the hall.
There are bespoke granite work surfaces in the kitchen.
The kitchen looks out over the front garden and parking-area, all securely enclosed.
The dining-area links the kitchen and sitting-areas.
The view across the lovely garden is enhanced by mature shrubs and trees which offer seclusion and tranquility.
Looking towards the kitchen from the entrance hall.
There is plenty of parking at the front of Tredhowr, and level access into the house.
Bedroom 1 has a 5' double bed, an en suite bathroom, and is on the ground floor.
The ground floor bedroom looks out over the patio and garden.
There is a walk-in shower in the en suite bathroom on the ground floor.
The ground floor en suite bathroom has a corner bath as well as the walk-in shower.
The bespoke turning oak staircase.
Looking down from the first floor landing.
Bedroom 3 has twin beds.
The family bathroom has a shower cubicle and bath.
Bedroom 2 is extremely spacious, with a 5' bed, a sitting-area with a TV/DVD player and an en suite shower-room.
Some of the tall ships moored in Charlestown harbour, a ten minute walk from Tredhowr.
The beach at Charlestown.

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Nearest pub

The Rashleigh Arms (½ mile)

A centrally located pub with relaxing lounge bar and modern, open plan restaurant. Food is served from 12 noon to 9pm daily using locally sourced produce and guests are welcome to use the patio and gardens during the summer.

Rated 4 out of 5 stars
Rated 4 out of 5 stars

Mrs Pascoe April 2013

Good quick service, friendly staff and a reasonable selection for the Sunday lunch carvery. Lounge bar to one side, very relaxed, and a huge dining-room to the other. Only pub with a Grade II Listed car park! Would go back.

Nearest beach

Charlestown Beach (¼ mile)

Next to Charlestown Harbour, the home of the mighty tall ships, Charlestown beach is a pretty stretch of sand and pebble. With the historic working port a stone’s throw away and a handful of little caves to explore along the beach, this is a great place to visit. Dogs are banned all year and there are amenities and parking nearby.

Nearest walk

Mevagissey to Charlestown (½ mile)

iwallkcornwall.co.uk have some great walks in the area and this one, starting with a bus ride from Charlestown to the fishing port of Mevagissey offers a lovely scenic seven and a half mile coastal trek. Take a look at their website for further details and other walks in the area.

Nearest town

Charlestown (¼ mile)

A beautifully unspoilt Georgian harbour town and working port, Charlestown is a stunning little slice of history. At the harbour itself, there is often a variety of traditional ships, including tall ships, many of which are open to the public. The Charlestown Shipwreck and Heritage Centre has many exhibits detailing the seafaring history of the port, including the many sailing disasters the town has borne witness to. The village has two beaches, one either side of the harbour.

Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Mrs Townley June 2012

Pretty harbour

Interesting harbour, tallships in most of the time. We ate in the Pier Hotel which has great views but very ordinary pub food. Atishoo shop & gallery is worth a visit for original affordable pressies.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Mrs Carter October 2011

Delightful Charlestown

Was not too sure about this town, worried it might be too quiet compared to some of the other harbour resorts I had looked at, but on arrival, knew it was the right choice. I was taken by its prettyness. A small and lovely harbour to walk around with the tall ships adding to its charm. Pretty cottages all around and some nice inns offering good food. A quiet relaxed place with time to gather your thoughts and breath in the views. Very friendly locals. Charlestown is a great base for getting around the rest of Cornwall and after a few hours out and about a welcome and homely retreat.

Also nearby

The Eden Project (1 ¾ miles)

It hardly needs any introduction…This global garden with its iconic Biomes is home to millions of plants and flowers reflecting the diversity of our planet. Marvel at the largest greenhouse in the world, see internationally-acclaimed architecture and art inspired by nature, or go to a gig at the renowned Eden Sessions. Children can learn about humans' complex relationship with nature in The Core interactive education centre or go free-range and explore trails, hideaways and sandpits. A wide range of cafes and restaurants provide delicious, responsibly-resourced refuelling stops and the shop is crammed full of interesting gift and souvenir ideas. An organic project that just keeps on growing, a visit to The Eden Project is an awe-inspiring experience. You can also have a go on the new zip wire, reported to be the longest in England - go on, you know you want to!!

Rated 4 out of 5 stars
Rated 4 out of 5 stars

Mrs May April 2016

Great for families

We've been several times and always had fun. You can get annual tickets when you gift aid your entry which is very worthwhile as it isn't cheap. Went twice over Easter week once going in as it opened and enjoying the biomes in the pouring rain! Core building also great for kids and not as busy as biomes. We went again later in the day another day and discovered that you can have an evening meal in the Mediterranean biome midweek from Easter to October which was a lovely treat and then they give you a lift back up the hill afterwards! Staying til it closes gives you a quieter time too!


Rated 4 out of 5 stars

Mrs Rowan August 2015

Amazing place, well worth a visit


Rated 4 out of 5 stars

Mrs Owen August 2014

A fun day at Eden

Myself and my two children (aged 4 and 7) visited Eden Project during the school holidays. We had a great day out which was enjoyed by all. The Biomes were busy at times but there was plenty of little hideaway places outside to get away from the crowd and recharge the batteries. We took our own picnic so don't know about pricing / food of the onsite eateries but I can say that the ice creams were lovely and in my opinion great value at £2 each.


Rated 4 out of 5 stars

Mr Veranneman November 2012

Simply great !

Last year we bought an annual ticket and could visit The Eden Project 3 times. Every time we went it was a great day out !


Rated 4 out of 5 stars

Mrs Reade October 2012

Eden Project

Excellent all round.including zip wire!


Rated 4 out of 5 stars

September 2012

We went on a rainy day in the summer hols and understandably everyone else had the same idea so it was packed. It was nice to see the iconic biomes and interesting to look round but we thought it was very expensive for what it was - £60 for 4 of us plus we ate there so an extra £40 for that. We also seemed to spend a lot of time queuing for food, to look round the biomes, for the park and ride etc . We would go back but perhaps out of season to have chance to explore fully. We'd also look round for cheaper tickets!!


Rated 4 out of 5 stars

August 2012

Have wanted to visit here for many years. It was quite interesting, the Biomes were amazing to look at from the outside. We bought tickets from the tourist information centre before we visited which they sell at discounted prices and also went after 3.30pm when entrance is less. The cakes in the cafe were all a bit stale, at nearly £40 for a piece of cake and a drink for 7 of us we thought they would be lovely and were not so good. Maybe it was a bad day for cake. Glad to have visited, would probably only go once.


Rated 4 out of 5 stars

June 2012

good value with stores vouchers....

Visited for the first time 10 years ago, and of course in 10 years it HAS changed...more grown up, but we remarked to each other many times that it didn't feel as "magical" as the first time we wound our way down to the domes. The large 'flags' have gone that marked the way down the paths.....perhaps that was it? entrance was £23 each for adults & £9.50 each for kids....So to be honest we really wouldn't have visited had it not been for a certain store voucher scheme that meant we payed £5 each and the kids £2.50 each ...so we did treat ourselves to lunch..£5 for most mains with salad or new potatoes....YUMMY, filling & VERY good value, with free pitchers of water on the tables and help yourself mugs hang above - all very handy. Plenty to see and do although our kids sped around the place and ended up where they REALLY wanted to be..in the shop. A great day out though , as they slept like logs on the way home!


Rated 4 out of 5 stars

Mrs Marsh April 2012

What a wonderful way to spend a day. The weather was perfect for us, but that didn't matter as it would be okay on a poor day at Eden. It was early in the year when we visited but still plenty to see and do.
Had lunch there and it was very good value for money.
We will be back!


Rated 4 out of 5 stars

September 2011

Definitely lived up to expectations and has grown considerably in content since our last visit 9 years ago.


Rated 4 out of 5 stars

Mr McMahon July 2011

Its excellent, go and have a great day.


Rated 4 out of 5 stars

Mr Morgan July 2011

Absolutely fabulous. The highspot of our holiday. So much to see and enjoy, will definitely return.


Rated 4 out of 5 stars

June 2011

We felt that £20 per adult was a lot to pay, yes there was plenty to see; however, on a wet, cold, windy day walking the outside paths was not great.The two domes well worth seeing, but again not worth £40. We came away saying to each other that we felt the Eden Project to be a great Educational Centre for children, schools and colleges to visit, there were other gardens we visited in Cornwall we felt much better value.


Rated 4 out of 5 stars

January 2011

Eden Sessions

There aren't may concert venues where there are no queues for the loo or the bar! A great venue with staff who actually smile - and if you don't like the band you can always wander around a biome (or two).


Rated 4 out of 5 stars

Mr Cornish February 2009

Amazing

The Eden Project really is somewhere very special. Leave loads of time to look around and I would recommend staying for the evening as this is when the place really comes alive. The lighting and scenery in the evening has to been seen to be believed, it’s so beautiful.


Rated 4 out of 5 stars

February 2009


Rated 4 out of 5 stars

Lucy December 2008

A great day out with loads to do for all ages. In winter, skating on the ice rink is great fun and the hot, tropical Biome is a great antedote for the winter blues. There's lots of delicious food to choose from in the cafes and restaurants too.


Rated 4 out of 5 stars

September 2008

Fabulous day out

The biomes are amazing, and the educational centre is interesting too. Watch the film on the making of Eden. It's a good couple of hours long but worth it. With ice skating and gigs playing at this exciting venue too it makes a good day out for all the family.


Rated 4 out of 5 stars

Miss Denness August 2008

Eden Sessions and Biomes

My trip to The Eden Project was amazing. I visited in the summer to see a band and included in the ticket was access to the rest of the grounds; we went early and took a trip around the Biomes before the gig started. The sound quality from the open-air gig was fantastic, I would definitely recommend going if you get the chance (but remember tickets sell out fast!).


Rated 4 out of 5 stars

July 2008

Plants and gigs!

A visit to the Eden Project is a must. The biomes which house the plants from all over the world are amazing! And if you get chance to see a gig then it will be an experience you will not forget - tickets are often sold out!

The Lost Gardens of Heligan (4 ½ miles)

Magical gardens, restored by Tim Smit, who later went on to create the Eden Project. There's also a well-stocked farm shop here where you can stock up on local produce.

Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Clive Boon, from Essex. September 2016

Great day out

We had a super day here- wonderful for kids,which was a surprise,they had a marvellous time...rope bridge...building a tee-pee and picnicing in it,5 adults and 5 little ones 1,4,5,5, 8.,great open areas a loads of trees and climbing fun.We too liked the greenery and open areas...good, reasonable food on offer...was expecting National Trust like 'keep off grass time etc'...our day was dull and windy but warm and would recommend and return....and guess would be even better on a sunny day!


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Miss Heather August 2015

Beautiful gardens and there is something for all the family to enjoy. Great day out!


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Mrs Rowan August 2015

Beautiful place, good picnic area


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Mr Churchill August 2015

This is a lovely place to explore, with lots of hidden bits to discover. We were there in early August and it didn't feel particularly busy, so there must be lots of room for everyone. Even our teenager enjoyed it.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Mr Knight October 2014

Knight party

It seemed every corner we turned there was something wonderful to look at. There has been a lot of thought put into this and we felt it was excellent value for money, great day out.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Mrs Milliner April 2014

Magical

A fabulous walk around the gardens, lovely cafe/restaurant and super farm shop, both of which you can visit without paying to go into the gardens. A great day out.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

August 2011

A wonderful place to visit, even at the height of summer when there are many visitors. Magical gardens, wildlife and even chickens. Well managed, great cafe.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

August 2011

A hit with all the family!

A great day out! The gardens, shop and tearooms had a really upmarket feel about it. Every aspect of the gardens has been put together with real love and devotion. My 3 year old daughter's favourite bit was the Jungle - she loved running down all the boardwalks. It really felt like something from Jurassic Park. A hard walk back up the hill though - especially carrying our 1 year old toddler! My husband's favourite part was the ice cream at the teashop, and mine was the impressive vegetable garden. (Forgot to mention that my daughter cried when she discovered there were no melons growing at this particular time of the year - So that for her was a real show-stopper!!) Would recommend although with caution to wheelchair users - Some of the terrain is quite tricky.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Mr McMahon July 2011

Really Lovely Place

Spent all day here and even though it rained a little it really was a lovely day with lots of very special gardens to walk through.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

February 2009

Lovely, magical 'secret' garden. The local, homemade refreshments in the tea rooms are delicious too.

Wreckers Restaurant (½ mile)

You can dine inside or out here. The restaurant was once a boat shed and you can still see the quirky bent roof and hand crafted beams. Try the catch of the day or treat yourself to something from the Cornish patisserie.

Rated 4 out of 5 stars
Rated 4 out of 5 stars

October 2012

Wreckers

Nice food but service slow


Rated 4 out of 5 stars

Mrs Carter October 2011

Wreckers Dinner

We made a reservation at this restaurant and were most pleased with our evening. Excellent fresh sea food specials. Good service in lovely surroundings.


Rated 4 out of 5 stars

Mrs Barker June 2011

An excellent place for an al fresco lunch or evening meal. They offer a varied freshly cooked menu as well as a good specials board with various fish dishes and a good vegetarian option. Excellent food, friendly and efficient service. Booking advised.

Fowey (5 ¼ miles)

A pretty harbour town that tumbles from high on the hill right down to the water. Narrow, crooked streets give Fowey a classic Cornish feel. The inspiration for much of Daphne du Maurier’s writing, Fowey hosts the hugely popular Du Maurier Festival each year. The Regatta Week, held every August, is a highlight in Fowey’s calendar.

Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Miss Peddie March 2015

small but perfectly formed

We came over twice on the Bodinnick ferry which docks at the far end of the esplanade, and parked in the main car park at the top of the town. Only very brave people would attempt to drive through and park in the town, even out of season. The ferry runs all year.The town bus was essential to get back up the very steep hill. It was very helpful that the minivan bus took the dog on board as well as us. The tourist information office is next to the bus stop in town, and the staff were very friendly, with plenty of suggestions for our visits. We enjoyed lunch one day at a dog friendly café called, I think, Pinky Murphy's. The Fowey Hotel was also pleased to allow us to bring the dog in whilst we had lunch in the bar overlooking the beautiful estuary. I would visit Fowey again with pleasure.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Mr Nelmes July 2012

stunning

Fowey is a beautiful little town with stunning views. We parked in the main top car park and used the bus to get up and down ( I am slightly disabled) The bus driver was extremely helpful and friendly. The town is fascinating, full of history, good little shops, galleries and restaurants etc. We also took a 45 min boat trip round the estuary which was fun and good value.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Mrs Townley June 2012

Lovely town

Great for shopping and eating. Park at the Boddinick end so you dont have to climb the steep hill!


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Mrs Coxon May 2012

A Gem!

What a beautiful place! With gorgeous views!
Must visit Fowey Hotel Bar for a cream tea, with views over the bay from their balcony. Lovely! From there, wander down to Readymoney Cove.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

July 2011

Very attractive.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Mrs Defries July 2011

Enter via the delightful Boddinick Ferry which docks at Daphne du Maurier's childhood home. There are beaches, boat rides, and canoeing on offer, as well as many pubs, restaurants, and delicious local ice cream. My only tip is to leave your car in one of the car parks, explore on foot and enjoy the atmosphere.

Charlestown Shipwreck and Heritage Centre (¼ mile)

The gritty reality behind life on the ocean wave.

Rated 4 out of 5 stars
Rated 4 out of 5 stars

April 2013

A labour of love

A lot of time, effort and hard work has obviously been put into this quirky little museum, with exhibits looking at deep sea diving bells, china clay mining, the Titanic, original letters from Lord Nelson, numerous wrecks and many other interesting topics. Definitely well worth a visit - it's the sort of place you need to visit more than once to take everything in.


Rated 4 out of 5 stars

Mrs Couchman October 2012

A really fascinating museum next to the harbour. We were amazed at the amount of artifacts and history on display. We all agreed it was a great place to visit. Lovely restaurant above the centre as well.


Rated 4 out of 5 stars

July 2011

A very interesting hour spent here. A lot of work has obviously gone into it. Ideal on WET DAY.

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