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Ancarva: Escape to Cornish Cottage Luxury

The breath taking Cornish coastal path: North and South coasts are easily accessible from Ancarva
51 reviews
The breath taking Cornish coastal path: North and South coasts are easily accessible from Ancarva
Cornish curb appeal and an evening sun patio to boot
Comfortable quality lounge furniture, cosy wood burner, Samsung flatscreen, SMART BluRay/Wi-Fi
Ancarva sits amidst pretty original cottages in the village centre of Perranwell.
Cosy up to the crackling wood burner on quality furniture (2016)and watch a BluRay /DVD
Soft leather 2 str snuggler, handmade furnishings and Laura Ashley accessories make for relaxation
Comfortable dual aspect open floor plan
Bright country kitchen
Two quality comfortable Next armchairs and a soft leather  2 seat snuggler
Comfortable dining for four with front aspect of village
Kitchen window - serene view of Cornish Village life
A delicious Cornish Cream tea awaits all our guests
We provide plenty of seasoned / kiln dried hard wood for the burner.
Cornish Blue tableware.
A selection  of Cornwall walking and guide books along with unlimited WiFi help plan your days
Modern bathroom with shower over bath.
Quality White Company hand soap and cream come as standard in the bathroom
Thick fluffy towels provided for all guests
Vanity unit with storage under and heated towel rail
Beautiful double with luxury mattress & LA furniture. Rear aspect with views over cottage gardens.
SMART Flatscreen  TV/DVD with WiFi access in master bedroom
Comp toiletries with Winter breaks
Comp dressing gowns and slippers with winter breaks
All beds have quality high thread linens
Ask about our Romantic or Honeymoon package
Bedroom 2: full single with Lux mattress and Laura Ashley furniture
Cabin bed for children (5-15 yr olds)
Gateway to 'Secret Garden'
'Secret Garden' - Idyllic peaceful, private terrace next to gentle stream.
Village pub, The Royal Oak serves excellent food and real ale and is only 2 mins walk away.
Pretty wisteria pub beer garden 2 minutes away - ideal for an alfresco lunch / dinner
Hire a classic Morgan sports car from the local garage and cruise the Cornish coast?
You can see why they call Falmouth bay the 'Cornish Med'
View towards Gyllingvase beach Falmouth - 10/15 mins drive away.
Beautiful Helford passage- 15-20 mins drive
Restronguet Point on the river Fal and close to the famous 17th century Pandora Inn (10 mins away)
Falmouth Quayside - a wonderful spot for an evening drink or meal.
Ferry Boat Inn bay, Helford river has idyllic riverside walks and beautiful scenery (15 mins drive)
Beach at Maenporth near Falmouth taken from the coastal path
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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Falmouth, Cornwall, England
ALL OUR STAYS INCLUDE Prosecco cream tea, extra firewood, dressing gowns, slippers and comp toiletries

Ancarva is an unspoilt, cosy little cottage in a pretty village setting. It is located in the heart of Perranwell close to Falmouth on the south Cornish coast (10mins) and St Agnes on the north 20mins).

The cottage is ideal for 1 - 3 adults or 1-2 adults with young children(5+).

After our first year Ancarva Cottage was awarded 4 star status in 2015 by an award winning South West holiday agent and has recently been awarded a Certificate of Excellence for 2017 by Trip Advisor.

Ancarva is a quintessential semi-detached Cornish cottage with granite stone walls, beamed ceiling , wood burner, and stable door. When you walk through the front door you are welcomed by a porch which is ideal for taking off...
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Listing #HL4884188
About the Owner
Jacqueline and Simon F
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
We will always aim to meet our guests to offer that extra level of service, orientate you around the cottage and village and offer local tips and answer any questions. We have learn't this can often make a positive difference to our guests holiday experience. We also realise people sometimes just want to be allowed to settle in on their own this is absolutely fine as well - we will just send a text message to ensure everything is to your satisfaction. We only live 10 mins from the Cottage so can be on hand to solve any issues quickly should they arise. We provide a comprehensive info book with recommended days out, our own tried and tested restaurant guide as well as our favourite beaches. Need anything else? - just ask.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Have just returned from Ancarva Cottage, our lovely "home" for the week. Cottage was comfortable and had everything we needed. Pity we couldn't have our cake and eat it as woodburner would have been lovely to have working but we had a very hot and...More

Thank NickAdam
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

It was an absolute pleasure to host you at Ancarva and great to hear you enjoyed your stay. We certainly are having wonderful weather this summer and the cottage garden is just magical, so pleased you enjoyed it’s tranquility. Thank you so much for taking...More

Reviewed 11 June 2018

This is a great place to stay, lovely cottage set in small village. Shop and post office near by. The location is very convenient for visiting both north and south coast. We enjoyed our stay, it was our second stay at Ancarva.

Thank byrnesusan21
Management response:Responded 12 June 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It was so lovely to meet you and your family this time and great to hear how much you love Ancarva and its location. Maybe we will see you again next year.

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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed our stay at this lovely cottage, with all the added touches made by the owners plus the location is great for exploring Cornwall. We would definitely stay here again! 😀

Thank Gemma B
Management response:Responded 13 June 2018

Gemma, Thank you for taking the time to review Ancarva. It was an absolute pleasure to host you and great to hear you enjoyed your stay, we would love to welcome you back in the future.

  • Alarm Clock
  • Books
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Please note we do not charge guests extra for cleaning. However, guests leaving the cottage in a poor state may be charged from their security deposit. The cottage is best suited...
    1 Full bath
    1 Twin
    1 Full
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30 Aug 2018
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31 Aug 2018 -
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14 Sep 2018 -
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  • Damage Deposit: £100 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
The area is a walkers paradise with country walks outside the front door, creekside walks and the south coastal pathway are within a short drive. In the cottage you will find an array of walking guides and information. The River Fal and Devoran creek are literally minutes away with beautiful walks and characterful drinking holes along the way such as the famous 17th century Pandorra Inn near Restronguet Point and the Quay Inn at Devoran.The cyclist is also catered for with the Devoran to Portreath Bissoe trail literally adjacent to the village (cycle hire is available at Bissoe).If its a romantic break you're looking for, ask us about our Romantic Break package (optional extra). For romantic short breaks or just as a special treat why not hire a classic Morgan open top sports car from... more
Getting around
Ancarva is conveniently located for exploring all over Cornwall and has great transport links on the door step including bus stop (1 min walk), rail branch line (10 mins walk but station has free parking) - easily get to St Ives, Penzance, Truro etc. Falmouth is only 10'mins in the car but why not avoid the traffic and parking fee's and use the train. It takes less than 10 mins to Fal and is a bargain. Consider buying a 'Mussel Card' from Fal River website: This offers deals on inclusive bus, rail and water taxi's tickets.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Newquay: 35.0 km
Railway: Perranwell Station: 1.0 km
Take Bissoe turning off A39 between Truro and Falmouth. When you reach the crossroads turn left. Stay on this road and it leads directly into Perranwell Station village. As you enter the village you will go down a hill and to the left. Ancarva is on the left just before the Village store / Post Office. It is a granite fronted semi-detached cottage and it has a name plate 'ANCARVA' adjacent to the front porch window.
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: 8.0 km.
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