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The Old Sawmills

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The Old Sawmills
Excellent
28 reviews
The Old Sawmills
One of the 5 bathrooms
One of the 3 ensuite rooms
6 out of 7 of the bedrooms have superb views over the water
Family room
Medieval quay
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Overview
Holiday Rental House -
7 Bedrooms , 5 Bathrooms , Sleeps 16
Golant, Cornwall, England
Set in its very own tidal creek on the banks of the River Fowey, The Old Sawmills is a haven of tranquillity.
A converted water mill dating back to the 17th century.
Nestled in acres of woodland, the location alone is stunningly beautiful.
Whilst staying at the Old Sawmills you have the feeling of being on your own island, as access to the Sawmills is by boat... yet you can walk out anytime, along the scenic footpath of the Saints way.
The site has seen a wealth of history from medieval merchants to wind the Willows, wartime employment to world famous recording studio.
Located between the charming village of Golant and the picturesque town of Fowey, it's both an ideal base for visiting many of the sights of Cornwall and a perfect setting for simply relaxing and watching the tide lap in. Good fishing can be had from the outer quay an...
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About the Owner, Ruth T
Response Rate: 50 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 18 days ago
Listed since : Apr 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 28 reviews and 1 property
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Excellent - based on 28 reviews
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Ruthaflow...
1 review
Reviewed 3 days ago for a stay in January 2018

This was second time we booked put the Old Sawmills house and lodge. Yet again another wonderful long weekend. In a beautiful setting, surrounded by woods and with views out to the estuary, the Sawmills makes a perfect get away for a group to enjoy. The manager was really kind and helpful with getting everyone's luggage there by boat, she...

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David C
Plymouth, England, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 26 June 2017 for a stay in June 2017

A perfect place to unwind and listen to the wind in the trees and watch the Swans in the creek go about their day. No mobile phone signals and no cars - bliss. The last review I posted on this website was after a distinctly average visit to the 7* Emirates Palace in Abu Dhabi - for me the Lodge...

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BrewerDav...
Leicestershire, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
Reviewed 14 July 2016 for a stay in June 2016

The house itself is a good venue for a large group. It's finished to a good standard with plenty of space and is finished to a high standard. A big range cooker and plenty of large pans are well suited to catering for a large group. If there is a criticism it's that the main living space is a little...

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Management response:

Thanks for taking the time to write a review and so glad you enjoyed your stay. I'd just like to reassure potential guests that the Sawmills will shortly have its own private parking so they won't need to use the pay and display carpark in the village anymore.

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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (16)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(6)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (3)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Pool Table
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Bathrooms
    2 Full baths
    3 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    6 Fulls
    1 Crib
    4 Twins
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
£500
£1,111
£1,600
29 Oct 2017 -
29 Mar 2018
winter
2 nights
£555
£1,180
£1,600
21 Jul 2018 -
1 Sep 2018
peak season
7 nights -- --
£3,418
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Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Newquay: 30.0 km
Railway: Par: 5.0 km
Ferry: Plymouth: 30.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 5.0 km.
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