The Garden Apartment is a lovely 2 bedroom apartment sleeping 4 in the fascinating Grade II listed, 18th Century, Acton Castle. It is located near the small rural hamlet of Rosudgeon, surrounded by farmland with stunning sea views across Penzance Bay to St Michael’s Mount.
The spectacular views from all windows make this a very special place. Situated within such a peaceful rural position, surrounded by farmland and being right on the coastal path – it is perfect for walkers and those seeking a tranquil retreat. With access to secluded coves on the doorstep it’s also an ideal location for a beach holiday.
The living room is large and has fabulous far reaching views out to sea. There are comfortable sofas to relax on and plenty of space to relax. A dvd player is provided plus ipod dock and cd player. There is Wifi at the property.
The kitchen is clean and bright and is situated off the living area. It is well equipped with dishwasher, washing machine, microwave, fridge freezer etc. Everything you need to have a smooth running holiday.
There are 2 bedrooms downstairs at the property. The main bedroom has a double bed with ensuite shower room and toilet. The second bedrooms has customade bunkbeds and plenty of storage. There is the added addition of a family bathroom and toilet. Bedlinen is provided with the beds made up for your comfort.
Outside you will find the formal sunken gardens and extensive lawns. Seats in the garden provide views along the coast towards Cudden Point to the East and St Michaels Mount, Penzance and Mousehole to the West. The main garden is shared with the 4 other apartments, but there is an area allocated just for the sole use of the Garden Apartment. The front door of the apartment leads directly to the beautiful gardens looking out to sea.
PLEASE BE AWARE THAT THERE IS AN UNFENCED FISH POND TO THE FRONT OF THE PROPERTY. PLEASE SUPERVISE CHILDREN AT ALL TIMES WHEN NEAR THE POND.
The hamlet of Rosudgeon just one mile away has a shop and a pub.
St Michaels Mount – a fascinating castle in the sea, reached by foot when the tide is out – is only 3 miles from the apartment.
Penzance – a town of elegant historic buildings has an eclectic mix of shops, art studios and enticing restaurants and is 6 miles down the coast.
The local area provides stunning cliff walks via the popular smugglers haunt of Prussia Cove (1 ½ miles away) which is an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Stackhouse Cove is only 200 yards away and at low tide this provides a beautiful unspoilt sandy cove. Within walking distance of 1 mile is the beautiful beach at Perran Sands and just a little further along only 2.5 miles away are Praa and Marazion Sands.
There are ample things to do in this part of Cornwall. Surfing beaches abound and most provide equipment to hire and lessons if needed. Water sports are offered at Praa Sands and there is a 9 hole golf course. An excellent 18 hole golf course at West Cornwall, St Ives, is only 10 miles away and tennis courts can be found in Penzance.
The historic fishing harbour of Mousehole is only 20 minutes by car and the famous stone amphitheatre of the Minack Theatre is only a 30 minute drive away – a unique experience not to be missed.
Please note: the castle is approached by an unmade private drive and this should be taken into account when booking.
This is a non smoking property.
Strictly No pets.
Please note we do not accept hen/stag parties.