All cottages have oil fired central heating, with additional portable heaters and real or radiant fire in the living rooms. Standard heating is inclusive to the tariff from 0650-0930, 1220-1320, 1620-2230 hrs between mid-September to the first week in June. Additional Full Heating from 0650-0020 hrs is available at £45 per cottage week / per rata; and is inclusive to the tariff for Christmas and New Year.
The following cottages have wood burning stoves / real fires in fireplaces: The Farmhouse, Ploughman's, Gamekeeper's, Dairymaid's and Gardener's cottages. Rental of these cottages includes the first basket of logs. Subsequent baskets available at cost.
Domestic use is inclusive to the tariff.
Electric Vehicles: Access to electricity can be arranged in most instances, cottage parking spaces and garages have limited access to electricity for charging; please make enquiries. Guests with vehicles that need charging must bring their own charging cables for use with standard 13 Amp household sockets. Where charging is available electric usage meters are to be used (available from the proprietors) and usage reimbursed at cost prior to departure.
Crisp white hotel bed linen with duvets is provided inclusive to the tariff; one set per week (we can also supply mattress protectors if required). Please bring linen and bedding for cots. A set of bath and hand towels are provided per person along with tea towel(s) and bath mat(s), you need only bring beach towels & table linen if required. Additional laundry is available on request at cost.
A communal laundry room with washing machines and tumble drier is located centrally. There are clothes horses in each cottage and clothes airiers in the grounds. Additional Towels and bedding are available at minimal cost.
Up to 2 pets are welcome accompanied by well-trained owners! There are plenty of local dog walking areas including some local beaches. Dogs should not be left unattended in cottages. Excellent local kennels are available for day & overnight boarding.
All cottages have a minimum of a shower over a bath. Cottage bathrooms are as described in the individual cottage details. All shower heads are on adjustable shower rails with a movable hand held head on a flexible hose
All our accommodation is thoroughly cleaned between bookings.
A cot with mattress is available for those pre-booking them, for which there is no extra charge, but please bring your own cot bedding. Except for Carpenter's, Gardener's, Farmhouse and Mariner's cottages, one occasional bed (for use by a child under 14 years) per cottage can be made available on booking (see booking form). Linen and extra towels are provided and a small extra charge is made. Under no circumstances may more than the maximum number of persons booked occupy the property.
Our bunk beds are 2 full sized (3' wide) single beds. Top bunks must only be used by one person and they must be a minimum of 6 years old.
Arrival and Departure Times
(During the COVID-19 Pandemic our normal times have had to be extended to allow time for the additional cleaning required).
Your cottage will be ready for you to occupy anytime after 4.30pm; please do not arrive early unless by prior arrangement as time is needed for thorough preparation of the cottage.
Our weekly start day is Saturday; Short Break holidays can start on any day of the week to suit you.
Travelling directions will be sent on receipt of your balance payment. We look forward to your arrival. Our own house ‘Chynoweth’ is set back from the Green and as resident owners we are readily available to assist you.
Please note that you should vacate your cottage by 9.30am on your departure day.
We cannot normally accept an alteration to a booking once we have received the Booking Form and deposit. However, where feasible we will consider requests for an alteration upon receipt of written notification and a £25 alteration fee to cover our administration costs.