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Condo/Apartment -
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
St Mawes, Roseland Peninsula, Truro District, Cornwall, England

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Helena J
Chinley, United Kingdom
Level 5 Contributor
60 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
“Stunning place”
Reviewed 2 July 2017 for a stay in June 2017

Living in North Derbyshire, we rarely go as far south as Cornwall, but we chose this property because of its location. We were not disappointed! The apartment was lovely and the views from all directions were astounding. We wanted to be near the sea and see the sea from the property - and this certainly lived up to expectations. Loved it. St Mawes is a lovely seaside village with just enough of everything and we really enjoyed being close to shops, pubs and restaurants. We hardly used the car as we made full use of the ferries and boats. Very relaxing holiday in a really brilliant property. My only slight niggles are that the bed and the TV could have been bigger, but really, I would highly recommend Crow's Nest.

Date of stay: June 2017
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Phil o
Kinver, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
“Enjoyable stay”
Reviewed 25 June 2017 for a stay in June 2017

My wife and I longed for a quiet, stress free week in Cornwall and St Mawes and the Crow's Nest both delivered. The flat was very comfortable and had everything we needed. I highly recommend.

Date of stay: June 2017
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Sam10169
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
1 review
“Great apartment in the heart of beautiful St Mawes”
Reviewed 24 June 2017 for a stay in May 2017

We have stayed in many holiday rentals in St Mawes and the surrounding area over over the last decade and this has by far the best views!. The flat itself was lovely, spacious, well appointed and very clean...what more can you ask for. The owner, Denise, was friendly and helpful, even posting back to me some forgotten items I'd left behind. (Thank you once again Denise!). We'll definitely be back.

Date of stay: May 2017
Your age range 35-49
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Cambridge...
Cambridge, England
Level 4 Contributor
33 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
“Another wonderful stay in Crow's Nest”
Reviewed 9 June 2017 for a stay in May 2017
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We have rather fallen in love with St Mawes. And this is the perfect apartment to stay in -- extremely comfortable, very well furnished and equipped, and with stunning views.

This was our fourth stay at Crow's Nest, and we can very happily repeat all the praise that have other reviewers have given for the apartment. Unlike some holiday flats, this is one which is often used by the owners themselves, and it really shows. Each time we go, there are little improvements and re-decorations. The photographs above give a very good idea of how lovely Crow's Nest is.

If you are used to a super-king sized bed at home, you will have to get a little more snug during your stay! -- but that's more than compensated for by lying there seeing more stars than you probably ever see at home, and the pleasure of waking up again to watch the sea from your bed.

We have already booked another fortnight's stay: St Mawes in general and Crow's Nest in particular really are that delightful.

Date of stay: May 2017
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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1 review
“Wonderful”
Reviewed 1 September 2016 for a stay in August 2016

Crow's nest is a wonderful place to stay. Perfectly located at the centre of St Mawes it has amazing views from living room, kitchen, bedroom and bathroom. It's also a very comfortable and relaxing place and had everything we needed. We fell in love with the area and hardly used the hired car the entire week we were there. The ferries and walks around the headland were fantastic but most of all we loved hanging around St Mawes and looking out at it from the flat. There was always something going on so we were never bored - even the teenagers, and we're really grateful to Denise for being so helpful and making us feel so welcome. We hope to visit again soon!

Date of stay: August 2016
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Travelling group: Teenagers
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wagonsand...
Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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“Comfortable, cosy, fabulous views!”
Reviewed 15 June 2016 for a stay in June 2016

Have just returned from our first visit to St Mawes in Cornwall and cannot praise the place highly enough! Our accommodation was first class and the extra touches included by the owners Denise and Alistair made us feel welcome and at home right from the start. I cannot recommend this apartment highly enough! This two bedroomed, third floor flat contains everything you could possibly need and more......from detailed tourist information to a telescope! The best description I can give is a luxury haven where you can feel totally relaxed with everything you could possibly need right at your finger tips. We will definitely be back!

Date of stay: June 2016
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Liked best: The genuine care taken by the owners to ensure everything was to your requirements
Liked least: Very difficult to stop a car to unload outside the premises.
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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richryan1...
Leicestershire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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“Mr”
Reviewed 24 October 2015 for a stay in October 2015
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Fantastic

Probably the best apartment I have stayed in. Clean is not word and the quality of all the items in the apartment was second to none. Towels bedding furniture everything. And as for the views well stunning doesn't come close could of sat all day just looking out the different windows. We will be returning at some point that's for sure.

Date of stay: October 2015
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