The Watch Below


Property Reference: GQ1
  • Sleeps4
  • Pets0
  • Bedrooms2
  • Grade4 Star rating
View Living room Living room Kitchen/diner Kitchen/diner Double bedroom Twin bedroom Exterior Polruan Harbour Polruan Beach Polruan Harbour

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Availability & Price

Prices are per property not per person includes a £30.00 booking fee.

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2 nights - mostly start on Fri or Sat
3 nights - must start on Fri

4 nights - must start on Mon
5 nights - 22nd or 29th Dec 2012 only.

This property may offer special 6 night duration on 28th June. Call us for booking details
This property may offer special 6 night duration on 28th June. Call us for booking details
Looking to leave tonight, or arrive on a different day?
Call us on 0845 268 0760.

Property Features

  • DishwasherDishwasher
  • Pub within 1 milePub within 1 mile
  • Open FireOpen Fire
  • Woodburning StoveWoodburning Stove
  • Washing MachineWashing Machine
  • Coastal PropertyCoastal Property

Property Description

Situated in the picturesque village of Polruan, with magnificent views over the Fowey estuary, this cosy holiday property has been furnished with style. Occupying the ground floor of a seaside house, it lies just 300 yards from two pubs and the village store. Walks along the South Cornwall Coastal Path lead to Lantic Bay and Lantivet Bay, through NT coastal scenery of unmatched grandeur. Cross the harbour by the passenger ferry to the ancient town of Fowey, with its array of pubs, cosmopolitan restaurants and shops, together with its small sandy beach at Readymoney Cove, from where walks to St Catherine’s Castle and Gribbin Head can be enjoyed. The Eden Project, Lost Gardens of Heligan, Lanhydrock and several NT properties lie close by. Two local pubs. Shop 300 yards.

Shared entrance. Spacious living/dining room with multi-fuel stove/open fire and estuary view. Well-equipped handcrafted kitchen with butlers sink and stainless steel freestanding oven. Double bedroom with TV. Twin bedroom with TV. Bathroom with over-bath shower and toilet.

  • Multi-fuel stove/open fire – initial fuel included, thereafter available locally
  • Electricity, full NSH, bed linen and towels included
  • Three TVs
  • DVD
  • Microwave
  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Fridge/freezer
  • No garden
  • Car park 10-15 mins’ walk uphill (£25 per week approx)
  • Friday to Friday

Customer Comments

Selected comment(s) from customers who have enjoyed staying at this property:
  1. It was our second visit and we enjoyed the holiday again in the beautiful cottage and village of Polruan. June 2011.
  2. Very nicely and tastefully furnished and finished off. Lovely and warm during the recent cold spell with an open fire. Extremely well equipped in the kitchen. Central location for the village shop, pubs and quay. Comfortable beds with nice linen and towels. Dec 2010.
  3. The view from the lounge was fabulous. The kitchen and general layout was lovely. Sept 2010.
  4. Clean, neat, well appointed. July 2010.
  5. The quiet location, it was well stocked a real home from home... with some nice touches like the books and games etc. June 2010.
  6. Lots of space and very well equipped in the kitchen. View from front room was as advertised. Feb 2010.
  7. Well presented, lovely views. Jan 2010.
  8. The place, view and activities around you. Sept 2009.
  9. Fabulous accommodation in a picturesque location. Feb 2009.
  10. A charming yet modern cottage with all the facilities you could require. Excellent situation. June 2008.
  11. Cornwall was fab! There is so much to see and do and you can take it all at your own pace. Can’t wait to go back. Oct 2008.
  12. This was a lovely holiday flat overlooking the Fowey Estuary. We felt very comfortable and cosy. April 2007.
  13. Waking every morning and looking out of a window with a panoramic view of the river and over to Fowey was delightful and gave every day a brilliant start. July 2007.
  14. The location and view were fantastic. Sept 2007.
  15. Superb position with views across the river to Fowey. Just a few minutes’ walk to the Polruan ferry to Fowey with its excellent range of pubs, restaurants and shops. Sept 2006.
  16. Very homely and personal accommodation - thank you to the owners and caretakers. We always know we can trust your company for quality and convenience. Nov 2006.
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    Please note: The information on this page is intended as a guide only. We cannot accept responsibility for any inaccurate, misleading or incomplete information about any property and its facilities or services.

    Low deposit only £25

    1. These terms and conditions should be read with the Booking Conditions and insurance information in our brochures or on our website. Especially note Sections 2, 4 and 7 of the Booking Conditions
    2. Offer applies only to bookings for 2014 which are booked before 13th April 2014.
    3. The low deposit payable under this offer is £25.
    4. Does not apply to properties that sleep 10 or more.
    5. The difference between the £25 low deposit and the usual deposit shown in our main brochure or website is payable with the balance payment, which we must receive no later than 8 weeks before your booking starts, or at the time of cancellation if you cancel your booking. This payment will include all applicable charges as detailed on your booking confirmation, including any insurance premiums and any Ferry costs. If payment is not received in full on time, we can treat your booking as cancelled by you for a non-refundable reason. If this happens, you will be responsible for cancellation charges (as shown in our main brochure or our website) including any deferred Booking Fee, Personal Travel Insurance and Ferry crossings that you have chosen to buy, all of which must be paid immediately..
    6. Not available with any other offer except offers featured in our main brochure.
    7. Depending on popularity and property availability, this offer may be extended or withdrawn.

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