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The Lower Deck

The light airy living room has a Laura Ashley suite.
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45 reviews
The light airy living room has a Laura Ashley suite.
Dining for two
Enjoy a cream tea on arrival.
There are lots of books for you to read.
The new heated towel rail keeps your fluffy towels warm and dry.
The bathroom has been re-tiled for 2017.
The compact kitchen has been re-tiled for 2017 and fitted with a new cooker
Books and games are available in the dresser
The dressing table in the bedroom has a hairdryer for your use.
There are local guides for you to use.
The bedroom is light and spacious
The large windows look out onto your garden
Take advantage of the sunshine...sit outside and enjoy breakfast or a glass of wine.
The double bedroom is spacious and decorated in light pastel shades.
The large windows let in lots of light and look out onto the pretty, private garden area.
The Lower Deck has its own pretty garden.
Enter the Lower Deck from stone steps in the garden.
Enjoy a welcome cream tea and flowers when you arrive.
Relax in the comfortable lounge. Watch a Dvd or play a game from the selection provided.
Read a book chosen from the bookcase.
Enjoy the views across the estuary as you relax with a coffee in Events Square, just 5 mins away.
The Maritime Museum with its pretty harbour is 5 mins walk away; a fascinating place to visit.
Castle beach is just 5 mins walk in the other direction. Great for rock pools and Pendennis Castle.
A beautiful April day at Gylly beach, just 5 minutes walk away, a great beach and cafe /restaurant.
Beautiful Falmouth seafront on an August day.
This view of Mylor was taken in January, It's short ferry trip to Flushing and a gentle walk.
Enjoy the breathtaking views around the estuary as you stroll around Trefusis Headland on the way..
Or take the ferry to St Mawes, Trelissick Gardens, Truro, or the Smugglers Cottage for a cream tea
Walk on the coastal path around the Lizard in early May, to see the wild bluebells.
This lovely view of the Fal estuary was taken in November on a walk near Trelissick Gardens.
Why not take a drive to Porthcurno beach with its soft white sand and turquoise sea.
And visit the famous Minack Theatre to watch an outdoor performance on the cliff-top.
No this isn't the Mediterranean...it's Cornwall!
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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Falmouth, Cornwall, England
The Lower Deck is perfect for people who want beaches and amenities within a few minutes walking distance. Castle beach and the seafront are just five minutes walk away, a few minutes further takes you to the popular Gyllingvase beach with its renowned cafe/restaurant. Alternatively, 5 minutes walk in the opposite direction takes you to the harbour with it's pretty yachts and the famous Maritime Museum, as well as the shops, restaurants, cafes and summer attractions of Events Square. Also ideal for parents who are visiting students at Falmouth University.
Please note that free, unrestricted parking is available on the road and the driveway is generally available for loading/unloading.

The apartment has been updated for 2017 with a newly tiled shower room and compact separate kitchen with an integrated electric cooker, a microwave and...
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About the Owner, Nigel B
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Mar 2009
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 45 reviews and 1 property
Interaction with guests
We are usually around to meet you on arrival and always willing to offer advice about places to visit or information about local ferries and amenities in the area. We also have a comprehensive folder of suggestions and information for your use.
We really love living in Falmouth and are very happy to share some of our 'locals' tips or to help with any queries you may have.
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Listing #HL86504
Reviews from our community
Excellent - based on 45 reviews
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  • German first
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English first
English first
German first
English first
Reviewed 2 January 2018 for a stay in December 2017

Susanne E
Stockholm, Sweden
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 29 October 2017 for a stay in October 2017

I stayed at "Lower deck" nearly two weeks attending a course. Everyhing was perfect, well equipped, cosy, comfortable bed and even a nice little private garden. Close to town and 5 minutes from wonderful beaches. Nigel was very nice and helpful. I really felt "at home away from home".

Robert My...
1 review
Reviewed 2 October 2017 for a stay in September 2017

This was our second visit to the property, chosen on the basis that our visit two years previously (and reviewed on TripAdvisor) had been perfect in every respect. The property itself feels very much like a home in terms of comfort, decor and amenities and, since the weather on this occasion forced us to spend much of the time indoors,...

  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (3)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (3)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
A baby or one young child is welcome. Travel cot and high chair available on request.
An extra single mattress and bedding can be added to the bedroom, on request at an extra cost of £25.00
Laundry facilities are available in the town.
Large selection of paperbacks and hardback books provided.
Selection of DVDs and videos also.
Games provided.
Electric coal effect fire in addition to radiators.
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
A travel cot and high chair can be provided on request for a small child.
    1 Shower
    1 Full
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3 Feb 2018 -
30 Mar 2018
Early Spring
3 nights
31 Mar 2018 -
25 May 2018
3 nights
26 May 2018 -
29 Jun 2018
Late Spring
3 nights
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
The bathroom and kitchen have been fully re-furbished for 2017.
Due to popularity in the summer months we advise early booking and short breaks are usually accepted in low season only.
Payments may be made through cheques in the post or by PayPal/credit card on the website.
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About the neighbourhood
Falmouth is the 3rd largest natural harbour in the world and is guarded by the impressive castles of St Mawes and Pendennis, built by Henry VIII. It still has fascinating working docks, where you can often see cruise ships, naval boats or ferries, in addition to the marina areas full of smaller yachts and launches.BR>
It has four lovely beaches within walking distance:-
Castle beach- popular with locals and great for rockpooling
Gyllyngvase Beach- attended by lifeguards for safe swimming, with a volley ball net and great cafe/restaurant.
Swanpool Beach- more pebbly but with a selection of watersports available, crazy golf course and beach cafe with fantastic speciality ice creams.
Maenporth Beach- a very gently shelving sandy bay where you can actually park on the edge of the sand. It a...
Getting around
Local ferries take you to Flushing, St Mawes or up to Truro stopping off at Trelissick Gardens on the way. Ocean safaris, fishing trips or a cruise along Helford Passage can also be booked at the local piers.
The local train station is less than 5 minutes away with a branch line to Truro. From there you can get trains to Penzance, St Austell and many other places in Cornwall. Travel via the pretty Victorian St Erth station as an alternative way to see St Ives without the hassle of parking.
Local bus services are also available, including an open top touring bus of the area in the summer.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Newquay Airport: 49.0 km
Railway: Falmouth Town: 0.2 km
Ferry: Plymouth: 106.0 km
Take the train to Falmouth town station. This is less than 5 minutes walk from the house.

Fly to Newquay airport and take a transfer bus or hire a car, to Falmouth (about 40 mins).

By car, follow the A30 and then A39.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.5 km.
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