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Carn Towan Cottages - Bishop Rock

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With wet-suit and surfboard hire, and plenty of storage for equipment, this property is perfect for watersports enthusiasts.

Only a 250-yard walk from the beautiful sandy beach of Whitesand Bay, this charming little row of three delightful and comfortably furnished holiday cottages commands magnificent views over the bay and Sennen Cove. On a quiet lane leading only to the cliffs, they have been very tastefully converted from a spacious Victorian house and are stunningly set in several acres of shared natural grounds; home to a wonderful variety of wildlife which can easily be seen from the steep beach path and the cottages themselves.
The beach at Whitesand is magnificent; a splendid mile of sand which has been awarded Blue Flag status and is excellent for surfing (lifeguards operate throughout the summer, and there is also a ban on dogs from 1st May to 30th September. Dogs are permitted year round on nearby Gwenver Beach). Sennen Cove (½ mile) is a picturesque little fishing village looking out over the bay. It offers shops, pub, restaurants – even a lifeboat station – all within walking distance. There are some beautiful walks along the coast towards Cape Cornwall in one direction, and beyond Land’s End in the other.
The famous outdoor Minack Theatre is only 3 miles away and Penzance (7 miles) boasts a mainline station, shops, inns, swimming-pool, sailing and tennis. There is a golf course at St Just (4 miles) and facilities for squash and badminton are available locally. Picturesque St Ives (a renowned haunt of artists) is 15 miles away along the spectacular north coast.
The Carn Towan cottages are perfectly positioned for enjoying a Cornish holiday – and are cosily heated throughout, with double glazing, making them ideal for all-year-round breaks. Shops ½ mile.

A delightful cottage set at the end of the row, next to Longships. Entrance to fully fitted kitchen. Living/dining room with multi-fuel stove and sea view. First floor: Two bedrooms; one spacious double with sea view, and one twin, each with wash basin. Bathroom with over-bath shower and toilet.

Multi-fuel stove - fuel at cost. Electricity included. Shared garden with furniture.

Electric heaters. Fan heaters. NSH, bed linen, towels and beach towels included. Cot. High chair. Freesat TV. Microwave. Washer/dryer. Dishwasher. Fridge/freezer. Wi-fi. Shared payphone. Shared several acre grounds. Shared barbecue. Wet-suit and surfboard hire available. Storage available for surfboards/windbreakers. Ample parking. No smoking.

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  • HighchairHighchair
  • Sea ViewSea View
  • Rural LocationRural Location
  • WifiWifi
  • Cot AvailableCot Available
  • Car Parking AvailableCar Parking Available
  • Washing MachineWashing Machine
  • Coastal PropertyCoastal Property

Customer Comments

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 11/06/2016
    The views were amazing. The property was outstanding. The best holiday we've had by far. I would definitely book again.

  • 9

    Confirmed guest, 18/06/2016
    Great cottage in fantastic location

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 04/06/2016
    This the first time we have stayed at Bishops Rock and it certainly will not be the last.The position of the property is beautiful the pictures do not do it justice .Sennen cove is lovely for dog walking,Gwenver beach is just round the next cove,and the walk to lands end is well worth it. The walk up from the beach is a tough old walk,you will feel muscles you have not felt before but all in all this is a great place to stay.

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 28/05/2016
    Excellent place to stay lots of nice walks nearby will definitely be revisiting

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 10/01/2016
    Excellent. Our second stay here. Would highly reccomend

  • 8

    Confirmed guest, 27/11/2015

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 07/11/2015

  • 9

    Confirmed guest, 14/11/2015
    Delighted with the accommodation, very clean and well equipped. The views from the cottage are amazing and just a short walk to Whitesands beach. We've already booked our return visit. Would highly recommend to families and dog owners. Had a very enjoyable holiday.

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 19/09/2015
    Bishop Rock exceeded our expectations and the views over Sennen Cove are unbeatable. The Coastal Walk path is just down the hill and it is only a mile or so to Lands End - a beautiful walk. The perfect base for visiting west Cornwall and a day at the nearby Minack Outdoor Theatre and Porthcurno Bay are a must. The cottage was spotlessly clean and had everything we needed, plus a welcome pack of basics and a bottle of wine - Thank you :-) We would not hesitate to return and recommend it to friends and family.

  • 9

    Confirmed guest, 22/08/2015
    Great view Nice town

  • 9

    Confirmed guest, 29/08/2015
    Another fantastic holiday spent at Bishop Rock! The cottage is comfortable and well equipped and enjoys the best views over Sennen Cove.

  • 9

    Confirmed guest, 06/06/2015
    A lovely place to spend a holiday. I highly recommend Bishop Rock for a comfortable stay.

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