A fabulous family modern homestay located in the centre of the coastal village of Mullion on the Cornish Lizard Peninsula.
For families or friends seeking a convenient base for trips to beach, walking clifftops, exploring the coastline or lazy afternoons in the village local, Ridgeback House can offer you everything and more.
A generously proportioned detached residence, entry through the hallway into a modern and comfortable sitting room, comfy leather sofas perfect for relaxation after a day exploring the coastline.
Get together around the open plan kitchen diner, a wonderful space for sharing stories of the day whilst the cook rustles up supper in the spacious and smart contemporary kitchen.
A useful downstairs shower room is perfect for showing off sandy toes after a day on the beach.
On the first floor 4 sizeable contemporary bedrooms with three sleek bathrooms deliver all the comforts of home.
Outside an enclosed garden is a sanctuary for siestas and summer barbecues and a utility/games room fitted with pool table is perfect for beach gear, bikes and will ensure rain never stops play!
Mullion is a perfect destination for those who wish to leave the car in the drive.
Across the road there is a village store with deli counter and the Village has two excellent pubs and a very good boutique restaurant.
Wander along the coastal footpath to Mullion Cove and Polurrian Beach or a little further along the coastal path Poldhu Cove, where you can enjoy the sunset with a pizza on the beach and a real ale whilst the children play on the beach.
Surf hire and paddleboard hire are available from the beach café.
Mullion Golf Club is a wonderful links course and welcomes visitors and there is a horse riding centre in the village.
Should you wish to venture further a top pick is Kynance Cove towards the Lizard village, a beauty spot with an amazing beach café and where some of the Poldark series was filmed.
For larger shops and supermarkets, head into the market town of Helston, where you will find Penrose walks that will take you alongside Loe Pool (Cornwall’s largest freshwater lake) to the vibrant and popular fishing village of Porthleven.
Ridgeback House makes a fabulous choice for friends or families with all the ingredients for a memorable holiday.
Four bedrooms: Sitting room. Kitchen with dining area and breakfast bar. Shower room with walk-in shower, basin and WC. Games room. 1 x super king-size bed with TV, en-suite shower room, walk-in double shower, basin and WC. 2 x super king-size bed zip/link can be twin on request, with TV, 1 x twin with TV. Bathroom with bath shower over, basin and WC. Summer House with TV.
About the location
Porthleven 3 miles; Falmouth 12 miles; Penzance 14 miles.
Helston lies at the western gateway to the Lizard Peninsula, a large area of downland fringed by a beautiful and spectacular coastline. Helston is a pleasant busy market town famous for its Flora Day Festival and the many stories and legends about the "Furry Dance" are told in the fascinating Helston Folk Museum. Nearby is the Poldark Mine, one of the best underground experiences in the south west and which tells of the widespread mining heritage of this area. Nestled in a tranquil setting is the National Seal Sanctuary on the Helford River, where there is plenty of entertainment watching seals play and feed. If it is thrill rides that excites you, then Flambards theme park will keep you amused all day and also has excellent living history experiences. Further afield is the harbour town of Falmouth to the east and Land's End to the west. Helston is a wonderful holiday destination offering plenty of attractions for the whole family.
Note: Please state at the point of booking if you require beds to be made up differently to that specified. Late notice may mean we are not able to change the configuration in time for your arrival.
Note: Check in time for this property is 4pm.