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  • 1 bathroom

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Located in the heart of the charming harbour town of Porthleven in West Cornwall, this cottage boasts a prime central location and is just a stone's throw away from a beautiful beach and a thriving food scene, with an array of excellent restaurants and cafes nearby. Perfect for a romantic long weekend or an extended getaway, this cosy cottage comfortably sleeps up to two guests and offers easy access to all the local amenities. Step out of the living area onto your own private patio complete with BBQ and garden furniture, where you can soak up the Cornish sunshine. The well-equipped kitchen features all the modern appliances you need, including an oven, microwave, kettle, and toaster, making it ideal for whipping up a delicious meal to enjoy at the dining table. Unwind on the sofa while watching TV or take advantage of the included Wi-Fi during your stay. The property includes a ground floor bathroom with shower, WC, and basin. Upstairs, you'll find a spacious double bedroom, making this charming cottage the perfect romantic retreat for couples. Porthleven, the southernmost working port in the United Kingdom, is renowned for its picturesque harbour and intriguing historic buildings. Despite its growing popularity as a tourist destination, this charming village still exudes the quaint character of an unspoilt fishing village, complete with a beautiful granite harbour, a pier, and an iconic clock tower. Located on the Coastal Path, Porthleven serves as an ideal base for a walking holiday, offering convenient access to many of Cornwall's renowned attractions and theme parks. The friendly atmosphere of this large village, combined with its excellent restaurants and pleasant beach, make it a wonderful place to visit. Visitors can browse and purchase locally-made goods at several shops throughout the village, ensuring a truly authentic Cornish experience. For more information and bookings please contact Finest Retreats!

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About this stay


Outdoor seating


Parking available


Balcony / patio

Patio / terrace

Bedrooms & bathrooms

1 bedroom, 1 bed

1 bathroom

Local guide

About Porthleven

Once a sanctuary for stranded seamen whose ships had been wrecked off England’s south coast, it’s no longer an unhappy coincidence that will take you to Porthleven. The town is a popular seaside destination with one of the best food scenes in Cornwall – Michael Caines has a restaurant here. Aside from its culinary offering, Britain’s most southerly port is known for its boat-filled harbour, pretty Victorian terraces, and 70-foot-high,...

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Explore Porthleven Harbour

Explore Porthleven Harbour

A lovely working harbour with cafes, restaurants, art and craft shops to peruse. Take a walk around the harbour, enjoy the views, and browse the little shops and galleries.

1 min

Get around


Land's End

42 min

Cornwall Newquay

1 hr 9 min

Saint Mary's / Isles of Scilly (ISC)

3 hr 37 min

Train station

St Erth

25 min

Bus stop

Bus Shelter

3 min

Local shops & services


3 min


2 min


2 min

Points of interest


Porthleven Beach

5 min

Booking policies

House Rules

Children welcome (1-12 years)

Not suitable for infants under age 1

No pets

No smoking

No parties or events

Good to know

Arrival from 16:00

Departure before 10:00


No air con

Cancellation policy

  • Up until



    Cancel at least 14 days before your check-in date for a 50% refund.

  • Not eligible for a refund once your check-in date is under 14 days away.


This home is managed by Richard

This home is managed directly by a business. A member of their staff will be your point of contact before and during your stay. Richard and his knowledgeable team provide lovely, handpicked homes and excellent service for guests. With a strong focus on quality and friendly customer service, your finest holiday starts with them – and trust us, you'll be in good hands.

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