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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Mousehole, Cornwall, England

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Dianne W
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4 reviews
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“This is probably the most idyllic cottage in Cornwall!”
Reviewed 10 October 2017 for a stay in September 2017
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person found this review helpful

This was our 8th visit to Little Dorrit in Mousehole and it was as perfect as ever. Pat is a very warm and welcoming owner and the cottage is always cosy and comfortable with all the features of home.
There is so much to do in the area, whatever the weather: wonderful coastal path walks with stunning views; fascinating history of the tin-mining industry; the amazing open-air Minnack Theatre and St Michael's Mount. The beautiful Lost Gardens of Heligan are also within reach and well worth a day out.

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P C
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“A Cornish gem”
Reviewed 24 September 2017 for a stay in September 2017
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person found this review helpful

A belated anniversary gift off our sister who has stayed here a few times before. We can see why she keeps going back. A lovely little period styled cottage right on the harbour and close to the local pub and village store.
This place is amazing and you are greeted by Patricia and Alan with a welcome pack of coffee,tea etc to get you started if you want to self cater,
The cottage has everything you need for a long stay and is well more equipped then any other self catering home we have stayed in.
The village is well situated to reach all the well known landmarks, lands end ,the lizard and numerous more. Though parking is limited in the harbour,if you manage to get a space in the car parks or harbour wall,it's only £3 for 24 hrs so you can get parked up and use the little bus to ride into Penzance or surrounding area.
I'd recommend this cottage to anyone thinking of visiting this area, for location, comfort , friendliness of the locals and overall being in a lovely county.
Pat & Alan thanks for a lovely stay, we hope we have the pleasure of visiting your cottage again in the future

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Management Response
26 Sep 2017
Thank you so much Michelle and Peter for taking the time to write this review,
it makes all our efforts worthwhile. it's always a pleasure to welcome our guests on arrival and Michelle and Peter were the perfect guests, we would love to see them back again and perhaps share some refreshments in the local pub.

Thank you so much Michelle & Peter

Pat & Allan
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MossMum
York, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Cosy, well-equipped, welcoming and full of Cornish character!”
Reviewed 11 July 2017 for a stay in June 2017
1
person found this review helpful

We had the most wonderful stay in this delightful harbourside cottage. It got off to a great start due to the fantastic communication from Patricia before we arrived, and then her welcoming introduction to the property, complete with scrumptious Cornish cream tea and other complementary goodies! The cottage had everything we could possibly want and was scrupulously clean, extremely well-equipped and simply perfect for us as a couple to enjoy this charming village and stunning area. Rarely do you see a rental where the property's photographs so accurately depict what you'll get, it really is that charming! Our advice would be that once settled in, if you have a large car, use the car park at the entrance to the village and stroll in, it's very close by and worth it not to negotiate the narrow streets. But don't let that put you off from staying in this superb little cottage!

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Management Response
11 Jul 2017
Thank you for taking the time to review Little Dorrit it is so much appreciated and makes our efforts so worth while.
Perfect guests and would love to see you again.

Patricia
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tracey b
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Wonderful cosy cottage in a beautiful location”
Reviewed 17 April 2017 for a stay in April 2017
1
person found this review helpful

Mousehole is worth a visit, it's a charming village with everything you'd need for a perfect holiday.

The cottage is stunning the attention to detail that Pat and Allan have put into it makes it feel like home.
It's located opposite the harbour where you can sit out on the benches watching the fishing boats come and go .......so relaxing.

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Reviewed 25 January 2017 for a stay in August 2016
1
person found this review helpful

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Management Response
27 Jan 2017
Thank you for taking the time to write your review. It was a pleasure to have you stay - Many thanks.

Patricia
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Road64040...
1 review
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“Mrs”
Reviewed 27 September 2016 for a stay in September 2016
2
people found this review helpful

The cottage was charming with all mod cons. Pat made us very welcome when she greeted us, even though we were delayed due to traffic. The location of the cottage and the village were beautiful with lovely restaurants within walking distance. We spent a lot of time walking and visiting stunning places within the area. We will definitely be return in the future.

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Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016
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person found this review helpful

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