The White CottagePort Isaac, Cornwall
- Guests 6
- Bedrooms 3
- Preferred changeover day Friday
- Minimum stay 2 nights
- Number of dogs welcome 1
- Acorn rating 4 What's this?
- Reference 011038
About The White CottageA white-washed cottage with lots of Cornish charm in the small hamlet of Port Gaverne.
Just metres from the beach at Port Gaverne sits this former fish cellar. It’s come a long way since its fish salting days and now provides a traditional three-bedroom beach retreat with added Cornish charm. Original slate floors, a stone-walled fireplace and low doorways give a particular historic character to this cottage, whilst the courtyard and walled garden provide lots of space for lounging outside.
You’ll be staying in a traditional Cornish hamlet where small fishing boats line the sands and white-washed, slate-roofed cottages nestle on its winding streets. At low tide, rock pools and secret caves emerge from the craggy rocks, whilst high tide brings deep waters that allow for diving adventures.
The South West Coast Path runs past your doorstep, so you’ll be on the pathway to the rest Cornwall. From here you can walk to the lively harbour village of Port Isaac in 10 minutes or for longer walks head west to Lundy Bay and Polzeath surfing beach.
Availability & book
- Selected dates
- Changeover day
Features and facilities
- Cot & high chair available
- Microwave available
- Fridge available
- Freezer available
- Dishwasher available
- Washing machine available
- Tumble dryer available
- Telephone not available
- Television available
- DVD available
- WiFi* available
- Open fire / wood burner available
- Garden available
- BBQ not available
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Hall, utility/cloakroom and shower room, kitchen, sitting/dining room with solid-fuel stove and 6' double bedroom which can also be a twin on request.
Two bedrooms (one double with 6' bed and en-suite bathroom, one double with 6' bed which can also be a twin on request), bathroom with separate shower.
Notes for guests
Access: The accessibility guide is for guidance only. For up to date photos, please see the images on the webpage.
Heating: The White Cottage is heated by an air source heat pump system in conjunction with radiators. This system has been installed as part of our renewable energy programme. More information will be in your booking confirmation and the Welcome Folder at The White Cottage.
Parking: Parking available for one vehicle outside cottage, with one additional space nearby.
Garden: Enclosed, private garden which is accessed from the French doors in the sitting room.
*WiFi: This is now available, but please note that intermittent connection problems can sometimes occur and should not be relied upon. We are pleased to provide free WiFi at this cottage which is supported by BT.
Bicycle/kayak storage: Basic bicycle/kayak storage is available in a building near to the cottage. This is a shared facility with other guests. Please let us know if you wish to use this facility upon booking.
Fire: The fire or wood burning stove will be laid with sufficient logs for the first evening.
Fire supplies: Fire making kits can be purchased at time of booking or whilst at the cottage.
The Fire making kits cost £20.00 and contain kindling, firelighters and Ash logs, enough for two evening fires.
Offers: Guests will benefit from a late Sunday checkout of 4pm at this cottage.
Free entry to Tintagel Old Post Office on production of booking details subject to seasonal opening hours.
Dogs: Port Gaverne beach is dog friendly.