Captain's House is an immaculately presented home with style, situated in a truly remarkable waterfront position within the heart of Marazion and commanding sensational, totally uninterrupted panoramic views of St Michael's Mount, the causeway, Marazion seafront and beach, and spanning Mounts Bay, taking in Penzance, Newlyn and Mousehole.
Set immediately above the beautiful Mounts Bay beach and overlooking St Michael's Mount, guests have easy access to the beach without crossing any roads. This will be very attractive to parents with young children. The house is a privately situated, detached five bedroom and three bathroom seaside residence with an electric gated entrance drive. Of impeccable presentation throughout, styled with a warm Scandinavian look by an interior designer. Captain's House has been listed by the 'Observer' as one of the '50 best holiday cottages' in the UK and has also been mentioned in the Family Fun Guide.
This holiday cottage at a glance
Five bedrooms. Master bedroom with king size bed and seating area. Bedroom two with king size bed or twin beds. Bedroom three and four with twin beds. Bedroom five with bunk beds.
Two en-suite shower rooms and a family bathroom.
Walled garden and sun terrace behind the seawall commanding one of the best views in Cornwall.
Parking for three vehicles (including use of a single garage).
Sorry, no pets.
BT Infinity WiFi.
Minimum of a three night stay.
Two electric ovens, one with microwave induction hob, integrated dishwasher.
American style fridge/freezer with water dispenser and ice maker.
Utility room with washing machine and tumble dryer.
Two large HDMI TVs (one smart), both with Sky Q with movies and Sport One, Blu-ray DVD player.
Home cinema system with 5.1 surround sound. Radio and CD Bose Hi-Fi system with Bluetooth connectivity.
Travel cot, highchair and stairgates available upon request.
Although towels are provided, we do ask that guests please bring beach towels.
Undercover table tennis.
Weber gas barbecue, granite outdoor dining table and chairs plus two sun loungers.
Attractions and nearby amenities
Marazion has wide stretches of sandy beach as well as a stonier beach which offers rock pools where aquatic animals can be seen. This beach can be accessed from Leys Lane adjacent to Captains House.
For those interested in water sports, the following are available: Gwithian Academy of surfing at Gwithian beach, Hayle. Mount's Bay Sailing Club based in Marazion next to the Godolphin Arms. Visit Mount's Bay Pilot Gig club offers rowing to all ages. Ocean High Board Riding offers a variety of kitesurfs and paddleboat lessons.Fishing is available nearby (please contact the office for information).
Children will enoy the play park on Folly Field next to the beach which contains a number of pieces of equipment.
Praa Sands has a fabulous beach and home to Praa Sands Golf and Country Club which is open all year with no handicap.
An abundance of cycle rides along the coastal path. Cycle hire can be arranged through Lands End Cycle Hire on 07885 452997.
For the ultimate luxury, book therapies in the comfort of Captains House. Contact Yolonde Philpot at [email protected] or telephone 07814 729809.
Visit St Michael's Mount - situated just a short walk across the causeway at low tide, or catch the ferryboat if the tide is in.
Marazion Marsh nature reserve, managed by the RSPB, boasts Cornwall's largest reed bed.
Visit Marazion Museum in the market place or discover Marazion's everal art galleries including "Out of the Blue" which featured in the TV show "Cornwall with Caroline Quentin".
For additional inspiration on what to do within the area, please click here.
Changeover day notes
- Child friendly
- Pub close by
- Table tennis
Activities & Attractions
- Games room
- Near beach
Seasonal weekly tariff overview
|#||Min stay||Start date||End date||Price|
|2 nights||28 Oct 2019||18 Dec 2019||£1159|
|2 nights||19 Dec 2019||31 Dec 2019||£3539|
|2 nights||01 Jan 2020||02 Jan 2020||£3539|
|2 nights||03 Jan 2020||01 Mar 2020||£1170|
|2 nights||02 Mar 2020||02 Apr 2020||£2198|
|2 nights||03 Apr 2020||26 Apr 2020||£3477|
|2 nights||27 Apr 2020||06 May 2020||£2198|
|2 nights||07 May 2020||10 May 2020||£3477|
|2 nights||11 May 2020||21 May 2020||£2198|
|2 nights||22 May 2020||31 May 2020||£3477|
|2 nights||01 Jun 2020||25 Jun 2020||£2983|
|2 nights||26 Jun 2020||03 Sep 2020||£3883|
|2 nights||04 Sep 2020||22 Oct 2020||£2198|
|2 nights||23 Oct 2020||01 Nov 2020||£3295|
|2 nights||02 Nov 2020||17 Dec 2020||£1181|
|2 nights||18 Dec 2020||31 Dec 2020||£3883|
|2 nights||01 Jan 2021||03 Jan 2021||£3609|
|2 nights||04 Jan 2021||28 Feb 2021||£1192|
|2 nights||01 Mar 2021||01 Apr 2021||£2241|
|2 nights||02 Apr 2021||25 Apr 2021||£3546|
|2 nights||26 Apr 2021||29 Apr 2021||£2241|
|2 nights||30 Apr 2021||03 May 2021||£3546|
|2 nights||04 May 2021||27 May 2021||£2241|
|2 nights||28 May 2021||08 Jul 2021||£3546|
|2 nights||09 Jul 2021||02 Sep 2021||£4193|
|2 nights||03 Sep 2021||21 Oct 2021||£2241|
|2 nights||22 Oct 2021||31 Oct 2021||£3359|
|2 nights||01 Nov 2021||16 Dec 2021||£1204|
|2 nights||17 Dec 2021||03 Jan 2022||£3862|