Cobbs Well is a brilliant cottage set right in the heart of the historic harbour town of Fowey. There is so much to see and do locally, this is just a great place to stay and is ideal for those who particularly want to be within walking distance to pubs and restaurants in the evenings. You can spend hours just wandering and exploring the narrow streets of Fowey, relaxing over a drink whilst watching the boats on the river in one of the many waterside cafes or pubs. There is a great beach at Readymoney Cove or you can take the little passenger ferry to Polruan and walk along miles of coastal footpaths. The Eden Project, Lanhydrock Gardens or historic Charlestown with its Shipwreck Museum are all within an easy 20 minute drive of Fowey.
The cottage itself is spacious and quiet even though it has such a central location. Nestled in a little courtyard with a private garden to the rear Cobbs Well has plenty of character features including nice thick cob walls and three well proportioned bedrooms.
Ground Floor: Enter into the spacious lounge diner, with comfy sofas and flat screen TV. Door leads into the galley style kitchen with electric oven and hob. Stairs from the lounge diner lead up to:
First Floor: Landing with window to rear, doors leading to; family bathroom with shower over hand basin and WC. Single bedroom with large east facing windows and storage. Master bedroom with 4'6" bed and storage. Twin bedroom.
Exterior: There is a small garden. There is exterior furniture.
Facilities & Services
Heating is via gas central heating. The fully fitted modern kitchen is equipped with an electric oven & hob, kettle, toaster, fridge with freezer compartment and microwave. There is a washing machine and dishwasher. In the living area there is a flatscreen digital freeview TV & DVD Player with CD & Radio. WiFi is available at the property. There is an iron & ironing board available. This property also has a hairdryer for guest use.
Electricity, heating, bed linen and towels are all included but you will need to provide your own beach towels. There is one designated parking space at the property (very rare in Fowey) and the nearest public car park is about 10 minutes' walk away. Up to 2 well behaved dogs will be accepted at the small additional charge of £25 per dog per week but please do remember not to leave your dogs unattended at the property. We regret that no smoking is allowed at the property. There is a cot & high chair available.
General Booking Information
Arrival / Departure is normally a Friday.
Short breaks are available during quieter periods.
£150 pre-authorised to your credit or debit card as a security deposit is required.
Fowey (pronounced Foy) is one of the most iconic places in Cornwall. Set on the steep banks on the Fowey Estuuary, the narrow streets and alleys are just great to explore. Views of the harbour are dramatic just watching the activities in the harbour can keep you occupied for many hours! Life in Fowey revolves around the water. The local fishing fleet land the freshest catches and local specialities include mussels, oysters, clams, crab & lobster. There are some great restaurants and pubs around and nearby. Try one of Sam's restaurants or a little drive inland to the historic Crown Inn at Lanlivery is well worth the effort.
Life on the water culminates in the middle of August with the Fowey Regatta Week where yacht racing takes place all week. Watch the historic Famouth Working Boats racing in the close confines of the estuary or enjoy the many festivities around the town. The highlight is without doubt the spectacular display by the Red Arrows who rate Fowey as one of their most dramatic displays because of the steep valley. There are countless attractions near to Fowey including the Eden Project, Lanhydrock House & Gardens and the beautiful Luxulyan Valley.
The Eden project is 3 miles from Fowey and The Lost Gardens of Heligan 10 miles. Almost on the doorstep Par duck ponds & woodland walks link to the Clay trails long distance cycle paths. For garden lovers there are many open gardens to explore including Marsh villa Garden just 50yds away! You are in the heart of Du Maurier country with many places to find on the literary trail. Du Maurier Festival in May, Fowey Regatta August (ask for details). Consult the guide books & folders in the cottage & explore to your hearts content!
- Pet friendly
Activities & Attractions
Seasonal weekly tariff overview
|#||Min stay||Start date||End date||Price|
|3 nights||01 Nov 2019||19 Dec 2019||£329|
|3 nights||20 Dec 2019||02 Jan 2020||£669|
|3 nights||03 Jan 2020||13 Feb 2020||£329|
|3 nights||14 Feb 2020||20 Feb 2020||£449|
|3 nights||21 Feb 2020||19 Mar 2020||£339|
|3 nights||20 Mar 2020||02 Apr 2020||£399|
|3 nights||03 Apr 2020||16 Apr 2020||£569|
|3 nights||17 Apr 2020||23 Apr 2020||£479|
|3 nights||24 Apr 2020||30 Apr 2020||£459|
|3 nights||01 May 2020||21 May 2020||£479|
|3 nights||22 May 2020||28 May 2020||£739|
|3 nights||29 May 2020||25 Jun 2020||£539|
|3 nights||26 Jun 2020||02 Jul 2020||£619|
|3 nights||03 Jul 2020||23 Jul 2020||£699|
|3 nights||24 Jul 2020||27 Aug 2020||£979|
|3 nights||28 Aug 2020||03 Sep 2020||£619|
|3 nights||04 Sep 2020||17 Sep 2020||£539|
|3 nights||18 Sep 2020||24 Sep 2020||£499|
|3 nights||25 Sep 2020||01 Oct 2020||£459|
|3 nights||02 Oct 2020||22 Oct 2020||£399|
|3 nights||23 Oct 2020||29 Oct 2020||£569|
|3 nights||30 Oct 2020||19 Dec 2020||£329|
|3 nights||20 Dec 2020||02 Jan 2021||£699|