This pretty detached cottage in Ponsanooth village is less than 3 miles from the coast.
Set over two floors with well presented accommodation and country views, it makes a delightful bolthole for family, friends and couples.
From the entrance hall, the sitting room boasts a wood burner with dining area, separate kitchen and cloakroom.
The first floor hosts three sleep inducing bedrooms; king-size with Juliet balcony, twin and single, plus the family bathroom.
French doors from the sitting room lead into an attractive enclosed courtyard with garden furniture and barbecue.
The garage is a secure place for storing surf gear and cycles.
Ponsanooth has a great walk-to pub serving real ale and good food, plus a PO store for handy provisions.
Falmouth is five miles away with four beaches, harbour, Pendennis Castle and the National Maritime Museum.
Inns, bars, cafes and restaurants plus art galleries, gift shops and retail stores dot the lanes and make for a good browse, with pasties and fudge beckoning when hunger strikes!
Sandcastles, swims and boat trips are all on offer.
Take to the water for a fishing excursion or pleasure trip.
Board the ferry to St Mawes on the Roseland Peninsula - this charismatic coastal village is a hotspot for boating and yachting or simply relax with a waterside cream tea.
Within a 30 minute drive, the Cornish Atlantic coast boasts beaches and cliff top rambles.
Godrevy, Gwithian, Portreath and Porthtowan have beach cafes, surf schools and rock-pools.
Inland attractions in Truro city include the cathedral, cinema and theatre (do book in advance) and the Malpas River.
Land's End is less than an hours drive with dramatic seascapes, and be sure to visit Marazion and iconic St Michael's Mount on the way!In an elevated position with country views, Chapel Cottage makes a very welcoming homestay.