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Rosen Chy
Porthleven

£480 - £1040 per week
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Rosen Chy is a charming semi-detached cottage converted from a former net loft and situated in a quiet side street, in the heart of the village, just a few yards from the harbour. Private parking is a bonus for this lovely property. This well-equipped cottage is in ideal home from home for a family or couple, you can even bring along your pooch, and the outside space is a perfect spot to sit and relax with your morning cuppa or a glass of something chilled in the evening as you take in the last rays of sun. Rosen Chy allows guests to come and go with ease, whether on foot to enjoy the village of Porthleven and all it has to offer, or by car, to explore further afield, as the private parking is right outside the cottage.

Entrance

Gated access to front door and hallway with a lower-level area to:

Sitting room

oak flooring, two sofas, HD TV/DVD player, iPod music system. Stairs to first floor.

Kitchen/dining room

electric oven and hob, dishwasher, washer/dryer, fridge, freezer. Dining tbale and four chairs. French doors to outside area.:

Bedroom 1

king size beds

Bedroom 2

twin beds.

Bathroom

bath with shower over, WC and basin.

Outside area

patio area with table and four chairs which enjoys the sun for most of the day.

Additional information

central heating throughout. One well behaved pet is welcome, downstairs only. Rosen Chy adjoins Chy Kensa and Fos Tressa which makes these properties an ideal choice if two or three families wish to holiday together but still retain their own private space. WiFi, well behaved dog welcome.

 
 

Smashing cottage with a great location and a bonus parking space. An ideal location with lovely views from the bedroom windows. Spacious for a family of 4 and an ideal base from which to explore Porthleven and the surrounding areas.

April 2022

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1 Jan - 5 Feb480
12 Feb - 19 Feb600
26 Feb - 26 Mar540
2 Apr - 16 Apr620
23 Apr - 30 Apr600
7 May - 14 May610
21 May615
28 May720
4 June630
11 June720
18 June740
25 June760
2 July870
9 July970
16 Jul - 20 Aug1040
27 August960
3 September630
10 September600
17 September590
24 Sep - 8 Oct570
15 Oct - 22 Oct620
29 Oct - 10 Dec480
17 Dec - 31 Dec720

Holidays in Porthleven

Whatever you love about Cornwall, we’re sure you'll find it while enjoying a holiday in Porthleven. Relax and enjoy the boats bobbing in the harbour, pull on the walking boots and join the coastal path to Rinsey and Praa Sands, take a short drive to nearby Marazion and the iconic St Michael's Mount, or hit the waves and surf until sunset.

This charming fishing town has a relaxing atmosphere; it's gorgeous in the Summer and dramatic during the Winter. The granite harbour and pier with its famous clock tower has become an iconic storm-watching spot during wild wintry weather and offers a tranquil setting on calmer days.

Take a short break out of season in Porthleven and avoid the hubbub on the roads and beaches. Soak up the sun on the harbour front and watch the fishing boats pass by. Catch the first glimpses of colour from the acres of Cornish daffodils in early spring with the sea as a back drop as you drive from coast to coast. With easy access to the coastal footpath, head east to discover Gunwalloe Fishing Cove, Polurnan Cliffs and Mullion Cove or head west and marvel at Praa Sands, Perranuthnoe and Marazion. 

Take a short walk from Porthleven and reach the coarse sand of Porthleven beach, reaching two miles south as far as Loe Bar, a sand spit separating the sea and forming Loe Pool, the largest freshwater lake in Cornwall.

Porthleven harbour is an enjoyable place to relax, with its cafés, pubs and restaurants providing the perfect place for you to sit outside and watch the world float by!

Top tip

Like storm watching? Visit in winter and you may be lucky enough to experience huge waves crashing over the clock tower!

Things to do in Porthleven

Porthleven Food & Music Festival

With over 10,000 visitors each year, the festival is popular with visitors and locals alike. It celebrates Cornish food producers, with demonstrations, live bands, street performers and with free entry, it's the perfect family day out. This years event takes place on 26th April. Read about the Porthleven Food & Music festival on our blog.

Surfing

Porthleven is a renowned surf spot amongst the locals, and is more suited to experienced surfers and bodyboarders. Find out more on our blog: Ten of the best surf spots in Cornwall

Cycling

If you enjoy exploring the great outdoors, mountain bike hire is available from our friends over at Porthleven Cycle Hire. There’s a variety of scenic cycling routes in the area, all offering different levels of difficulty, and most offering great coastal views.

Fishing

With such a variety of fishing spots in the area, you’ll be spoilt for choice when staying in a holiday cottage in Porthleven.  There’s an angling centre nearby to stock up on tackle and bait before heading out, and Loe bar is just a short walk from Porthleven itself, which offers great beach fishing. Bass fishing is popular in this area and guided fishing trips are available from Porthleven too. With many other popular sea fishing and course fishing spots in Cornwall you’ll be able to try your luck at a variety of places without having to travel too far.  

Birdwatching

Behind Loe bar is Loe pool, the largest freshwater lake in Cornwall, and is a great place to enjoy birdwatching. Surrounded by woodland, it’s a great place to go walking and enjoy the Cornish scenery.

Eating out

Porthleven is quickly becoming a foodie's paradise, with a range or top notch restaurants throughout the town. To help you decide where to dine out, read our blog post on Eating out in Porthleven.

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Places to visit near Porthleven

Flambards Theme Park

If you fancy a family day out, Flambards Theme Park in nearby Helston is a great place to visit at any time of year. With rides, activities and entertainment with award winning exhibitions and museums, there is something for all ages.

Cornish Seal Sanctuary

A few miles down the road, and set in acres of Cornish countryside is the Cornish Seal Sanctuary. Here you will find rescued and rehabilitated seals and sea lions found on Britain's beaches, alongside penguins, otters, and farmyard animals such as ponies, goats and sheep; a great day out for all the family. 

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Events

Porthleven Food & Music Festival

The small Cornish fishing village of Porthleven hosts its annual Food & Music Festival every April and encorporates street performers, a range of local produce, Samba dancing, theatre, beer marquees, hip-hop dancers, fireworks, Cornish singing & much, much mmore...the list is endless!

22nd - 24th April 2022

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What our guests say...

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Smashing cottage with a great location and a bonus parking space. An ideal location with lovely views from the bedroom windows. Spacious for a family of 4 and an ideal base from which to explore Porthleven and the surrounding areas.