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Riverside Rest

Falmouth, Cornwall (Ref. 1067699)

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  • Sleeps 5

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets Yes

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  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor accommodation
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor bedroom
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Cot available
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Highchair available
  • Icon/Feature/Shop Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi

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  • “Accommodation was perfect for two adult couples and a 3 year old.”

    Met the owner who was welcoming and supportive. Provided us with a second parking space which wasn’t expected.Ideal distance from Falmouth easy to walk into town.

    Met the owner who was welcoming and supportive. Provided us with a second parking space which wasn’t expected.Ideal distance from Falmouth easy to walk into town.

    - Mrs Speed, June 2021

About the property

Situated amid a row of pretty cottages, Riverside Rest is a stylish ground-floor apartment set on the banks of the Penryn River, Falmouth.

Surrounded by the vast shores of the Cornish coast, this attractive holiday home offers the perfect base from which two couples or a family of five can discover this incredible part of the country.

Make yourself feel right at home in this welcoming abode as you return from an action-packed day exploring the South West Coast Path to the warm embrace of the living/dining room.

Allow your feet to rest as you cosy up on one of the two sumptuous sofas and enjoy the heat of the eye-catching electric fire, before moving your way across to the dining table to map out the exciting expeditions that lie ahead.

Just a few steps away a contemporary kitchen hosting all the necessary appliances awaits you, whilst just outside an external utility can be found hosting a handy washing machine, together providing all of your self-catering needs.

As you begin to feel yourself tire, whisk yourself away to one of the three homely bedrooms, each adorned with charming nautical décor that compliments the cottages wonderful coastal setting.

The bedrooms are made up of a king-size, a double boasting a contemporary en-suite shower, and a quaint and peaceful single.

The interior is then finished with a light and airy family bathroom, complete with a spacious tub and overhead shower so that you can choose to indulge in a long-drawn bath or a refreshing morning rinse.

Delight in an early morning coffee out in the courtyard, or head up the steep stone steps to the enclosed lawned garden for a hearty breakfast alfresco.

Set about your days with a relaxing stroll to the heart of Falmouth and discover the National Maritime Museum, St Mawes Ferry and Malborough House, or continue along to Pendennis Point for spectacular views across the sea and a captivating tour of Pendennis Castle.

Bask on the sandy shores of Gyllyngvase Beach and Swanpool Beach, or take an awe-inspiring hike along the South West Coast Path to Maenporth and Durgan where you will discover the National Trust owned Glendurgan Garden and the subtropical landscapes of Trebah Gardens.

Explore Carwinion Woods and Tremayne Quay, or spend the day at Kernow Adventure Park, a hit with all ages.

Meet the friendly residents of The Flicka Foundation Donkey Sanctuary, or head down to Helston for a fun-filled day out at Flambards Theme Park.

Take in unrivalled views from the rugged cliffs of St Anthony Head before continuing along The Roseland Heritage Coast to Portscatho, or venture in land to the city of Truro to see the glorious Truro Cathedral and Royal Cornwall Museum, ahead of dinner and drinks in some of the city's finest restaurants.

Discover Cornwall like never before on a stay at Riverside Rest.


  • All-ground-floor
  • Three bedrooms: 1 x king-size, 1 x double with en-suite walk-in shower, basin, heated towel rail and WC, 1 x single
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin, heated towel rail, WC
  • Kitchen
  • Living/dining room
  • External utility
  • Gas central heating with electric fire
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, Smart TV, WiFi, DAB radio,a selection of books and games
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Travel cot and highchair available
  • Off-road parking for one car (a 2nd space can be made available on request)
  • Courtyard with outdoor seating area
  • Enclosed rear garden with lawned area and outdoor seating area with barbecue
  • Two well-behaved pets welcome at an additional cost of £25 per pet, per week
  • Shop 0.4 miles, pub 0.6 miles
  • Note: Steeps steps up to garden, please take caution

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £100.

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About the location


Mabe 3 miles; Penryn 2 miles; Truro 11 miles.

Falmouth, with its magnificent natural harbour (the third largest in the world), winding streets and beaches, will keep you occupied for hours. The town's old harbour-side pubs, excellent shopping, art gallery and stunning National Maritime Museum simply complete the picture. Pendennis Castle, built by Henry VIII, is Falmouth's most popular attraction, sited on its own peninsula with superb panoramic sea views. Across from Falmouth harbour is the beautiful town of St Mawes, surrounded by the rocky coves, sandy beaches and lush green countryside of the Roseland Peninsula. Go there by car (15 miles) or take the passenger ferry from Falmouth (15 minutes). For nature lovers there is the Swanpool Nature Reserve, a lagoon and site of special scientific interest teeming with a variety of wildlife. Falmouth offers such a rich variety of landscape and attractions for people of all ages, it is sure to tempt you back time and again.

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