Head to the sought after village of Mawnan Smith and along an idyllic country lane to this cluster of four boutique barn conversions, surrounded by mellow countryside and positioned in a pretty courtyard setting on a working farm. Guests will love the luxury of this location which combines the simplicity of rural life with easy access to the South Cornish coast path and beaches. The beautiful creeks and woodlands of the Helford are under a ten minute drive. You can hire a motor boat, kayak or dinghy, explore the Helford Passage on water and stop for a sumptuous seafood lunch and a refreshing hand-crafted Cornish ale at the waterfront Ferryboat Inn. For traditional beach days out, the beautiful sandy cove at Maenporth is less than a 10 minute drive and perfect for swimming, sun-bathing and rock pooling. A string of golden beaches and fabulous Falmouth, with its good pubs, restaurants, art galleries and shops, are located a little further along the coast. Soak up Falmouth’s nautical vibe with a visit to the National Maritime Museum and bustling marina or sail along the beautiful banks of the Fal River to St Mawes on the Roseland and Truro. For garden lovers, the nearby Trebah and Glendurgan Gardens are a must for the holiday itinerary. Return from coastal escapades and relax in the shared garden with a pergola, garden furniture and a barbecue while the children let off steam in the play area complete with a climbing frame.
Step through the stable door to the Long House and discover ultra-modern interiors, oak floors, modern art, good design in fittings and furniture plus a complimentary welcome tray of award-winning, mouth-watering provincial produce on arrival.
Set beneath tall vaulted ceilings with Velux windows, the spacious open plan living room is light and airy.
Expect superior comfort with a cosy wood burner, big sofa and arm chair, a thick wool rug, plump scatter cushions and a soft warm throw plus plenty of fun extras including coffee table books; mega screen Smart TV with internet television service, DVD’s for adults and children and good old-fashioned board games.
There are two boutique standard bedrooms, equipped with Smart TV’s with internet television service and an indulgent bathroom with deep Jacuzzi bath and separate shower.
Perfect for couples and families, Long House is an all-season dream holiday venue.
Note: This property can be booked with Ref: 965738, 966634 and 966635, together they sleep 22.
All ground floor. Two bedrooms: 1 x super-king size double (zip and link to twin on request) with Smart TV, 1 x king size double with Smart TV. Bathroom with Jacuzzi bath, walk in shower, basin, WC. Open plan living room with kitchen, dining and sitting area.
About the location
Falmouth 6 miles ; Helford Passage 1.5 miles ; Helston 12.5 miles
Located near the mouth of the Helford River in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Mawnan Smith is a pretty little village. It is home to a traditional pub overlooking the water, a restaurant, a church and a handful of shops. The surrounding area is perfect for ramblers, with an abundance of creekside and woodland walks, and subtropical gardens at Glendurgan and Trebah. The Helford River also offers opportunities for kayaking and sailing as well as fishing. The nearby maritime town of Falmouth is a popular resort, with a range of shops and restaurants, bowling alley and the National Maritime Museum…. Or why not catch the ferry from Helford Passage to Helford Village and explore the picturesque South Helford? Enterprise Boats offer trips up the River Fal from Falmouth to Truro, passing iconic maritime locations and landmarks as well as several ocean-going vessels which anchor in the river.
Note: No stag/hen or similar. Long House is on a smoke free complex.