Sykes rating 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom Pets Yes Features Ground floor bedroom Garden / Patio Pub/shop < 1 mile Washing machine Dishwasher Seaside Broadband / WiFi Summary Reverse level Three bedrooms: 1 x ground-floor king-size, 1 x ground-floor double, 1 x bunk Ground-floor bathroom with roll-top bath, walk-in shower, basin, and WC First-floor kitchen/diner Utility First-floor sitting room with electric fire Central heating Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, coffee machine Smart TV, WiFi Fuel and power inc. in rent Bed linen and towels inc. in rent Stairgate installed Designated parking for 1 car Rear, multi-level garden with patio and furniture Sorry, no smoking Shop 0.2 miles, pub 0.1 miles, beach 0.8 miles Note: Steep steps in the garden; please take care Note: Single-side access to the double bed The property Dolphin Cottage is a delightful, three-bedroom home, tucked away in the vibrant village of Flushing, Cornwall. With its multi-level garden, designated parking space, and convenient position near the beach and local amenities, Dolphin Cottage offers a fabulous base for a family of six, looking for a beachside getaway. Park up, unload your belongings, and step indoors, firstly reaching two of the bedrooms, comprising of a lovely king-size room, and a double, with a sleek bathroom resting at the end of the hallway. With a handy utility next door, hang up your wet gear and keep on top of your washing, with access also available to the rear garden. Climb the stairs to locate the kitchen/diner, well-equipped for a self-catered stay, where you can prepare and enjoy meals together, or throw open the patio doors and opt for an alfresco affair, with an additional level of garden to take advantage of. Retreat to the sitting room for a night of TV, where you can gather around the electric fire with your favourite tipple, whilst the final bedroom, a bunk room, rests on this floor, ideal for children. Explore the village of Flushing, where you will find a village shop, Harbour House Flushing, and The Royal Standard pub, all a short walk away from Dolphin Cottage; be sure to stroll down to the beach whilst on your travels, the perfect spot for some watersports. Take a boat trip or a gentle stroll along the waterside, before stopping off at Mylor Churchtown, a charming 19th-century parish village, for a spot of lunch or continue onto the nearby market town of Penryn with its independent boutiques and vastly popular café culture. Continue by car to Falmouth, a vibrant port town filled with an array of galleries, museums, restaurants, parks, and local attractions, where you can experience the Maritime Museum, Pendennis Castle, the Falmouth Art Gallery, or enjoy a delicious cream tea overlooking the harbour. With so much to see and do, a stay at Dolphin Cottage will be one to remember. Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £200. View on map About the location FLUSHING Mylor Churchtown 2.2 miles, Penryn 3.2 miles, Falmouth 4.6 miles Flushing is a delightful coastal village resting in the west of Cornwall. Across the Penryn River from Falmouth, the village offers a prime location for a coast front adventure surrounded by beautiful scenery. With the port being constructed in the 18th century by the Dutch and the Queen Anne style houses built by ship captains in the past, you can expect to see charming and unconventional architecture, perfect for observing at any time of year. Within the village itself you can expect to find two inviting pubs, a wonderful restaurant offering great food and views of the coastal sunsets, a local store for all of your self-catering needs, a church, school, bowling green, and even the historical landmark of the RNLI Fitzroy Barometer, presenting the local fishermen history of the area. If you fancy a day out at the beach, Flushing can offer that too, with its very own hidden gem boasting beautiful views over Falmouth and a lovely sandy area to stroll, be sure to head here for a family fun day out, with the dog being welcome to come along too! You can also find a sailing club where you can see yacht racing and get amongst the locals for a real community feel. Just a short drive away is the vibrant town of Falmouth, also offering a beach as well as a castle, maritime museum, beautiful gardens and plenty of wonder to explore, it's well-worth a visit. With Penryn, Truro and Reruth all a reasonable distance away and offering even more fantastic amenities, Flushing provides the perfect base for exploring all areas of Cornwall.