Experience - The Area...
Sandytoes is located on the edge of Fowey a thriving waterside town with cottages lining the cobbled narrow streets, a bustling harbour and a great selection of independent shops in an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Naturally being so close to the water fish features on many of the menus in the restaurants & pubs and there are plenty of bistros and cafes to enjoy a drink and watch the world go by.
For those wishing to get on the water there are many activities from the harbour with trips on board one of the pleasure boats that regularly depart from the Town Quay, take a guided tour of the river in a canoe or hire your own boat or take a stroll along the Esplanade passing the grand parade of Edwardian and Victorian houses to the medieval St Catherine's Castle and down to small beach at Readymoney Cove.
You will find an abundance of fantastic coastal and woodland walks including The Hall Walk and Covington woodland walk, with gardens nearby including the Headland garden across the water in Polruan, open May to August, the Eden Project outside St Austell and the Lost Gardens of Heligan . The ancient small town of Lostwithiel is a sixteen minute drive by car where you will find a number of antique shops, cafes and restaurants in the medieval backstreets and alleyways with wonderful views of the Fowey valley from the battlements of Restormel castle.
If you are looking for beaches there are a number to explore all within a 30 minute drive at Polridmouth Cove, Lantic Bay and Lansallos beach with the popular harbour villages of Polperro, Charlestown and Mevagissey 6, 16 and 22 miles respectively. Located on Cornwall's south coast you will have plenty of things to see, visit and do with woodland, creeks and inlets to explore, towns and villages steeped in history, inventive and creative gardens and breathtaking costal scenery.
Stay - The Accommodation...
Sandytoes is a detached bungalow providing a haven from the bustling harbour of Fowey. Set back from a quiet country lane a shared tarmac drive leads up to the property with two wooden gates opening onto the level tarmacked parking area to the side of the property. Having parked your car a short walk and step up to the patio to the front will lead you to the front door with a further step opening into the spacious hallway.
The accommodation consists of an open plan kitchen/diner with a well-equipped kitchen and central island overlooking the sunny decked area and garden with a dining table and chairs. A bright and comfortable furnished sitting room is located off the kitchen/diner with comfortable sofas and a large window overlooking the front garden. There is a utility room located off the hallway with a door out to the rear decking.
There are three comfortably furnished bedrooms; a master bedroom with a super king bed, french doors with step out to the front patio and garden and an en-suite shower room W.C with built in cupboard, twin sinks and a walk-in shower with hand shower and jets. A double bedroom with a king size bed, storage and window overlooking the rear garden and a twin bedroom with 3ft singles, storage and a window overlooking the front garden. A family bathroom W.C, bath with hand shower and glass shower screen, basin and heated towel rail completes the accommodation.
Sandytoes is double glazed with central heating and is mainly carpeted with vinyl flooring in the kitchen and utility room. The property has been furnished comfortably to create a relaxing environment for you and your pets.
-Arrival time 4pm
-Departure time 10am
-2 large dogs welcome