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Clippity Clop | 631

Ponsanooth | Nr Falmouth | Sleeps 2

Cotwood Lodge St Michaels Road Ponsanooth Truro Cornwall
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  • "Once again Clippity Clop proved to be just perfect for our stay. The owners very kindly left us a cream..." Rev G Young ··· read all
  • "An excellent property in a wonderful location. Excellent transport links for non-drivers. Hosts were..." Miss N Francis ··· read all
  • "Beautiful property in stunning setting. Perfect as a centre point for travelling and seeing the local..." Mrs K Davies ··· read all
  • "Lovely relaxing place to stay, friendly owners. Everything you need for 2 people on a break." Ms J Carpenter ··· read all
  • "This was our second visit to the cottage and we weren't disappointed. Everything went so smoothly from..." Mr & Mrs D & S Butler ··· read all
  • "The cottage surpassed all our expectations. A beautiful peaceful situation. " Mr K Oakes ··· read all
  • "We loved the property. Very relaxing, not having a car the bus service to Falmouth and Redruth was excellent..." Mrs L J Lambert ··· read all
  • "This is a quaint place to stay, the views are amazing. The hosts are lovely, lots to see and do and..." Mrs S Birch ··· read all
  • "We had stayed with Cornish Traditional Cottages before but we loved Clippity Clop - it was perfect for..." Rev G Young ··· read all
  • "Never knowing what to expect before reaching your holiday destination, Clippity Clop at Ponsanooth is..." Mr & Mrs P Harding ··· read all
  • "Beautiful secluded location for anyone wanting a complete rest but with interesting exploration and..." Ms A Thomas ··· read all
  • "A wonderful little haven in a beautiful spot and ideally situated for all of Cornwalls tourist attractions..." Mrs S Butler ··· read all
  • "Clippity Clop Cottage is set in peaceful countryside. It has everything you need for a restful holiday..." Mr A Simpson ··· read all
  • "A lovely quiet location yet near to all popular resorts and attractions. Extremely comfortable and well..." Mrs J Forrest ··· read all
  • "The accommodation was clean and comfortable, cream tea on arrival a very nice touch. Owner was very..." Ms J Carpenter ··· read all
  • "A lovely place to stay, very quiet and peaceful. In a good area for all of Cornwalls attractions." Mr D Morris ··· read all
  • "Beautiful, tranquil and fantastic cottage and surroundings. The perfect centre point from which to explore..." Ms M Jones ··· read all
  • "Just had a wonderful week in this spotless cottage in beautiful surroundings. David and Paula made us..." Mr L Barry ··· read all
  • "Really lovely lodge in a beautiful location." Mr C Bardell ··· read all
  • "The owners were very helpful and friendly. Also there was a lovely cream tea set out for us on arrival..." Mr P Hardy ··· read all
  • "We found the property excellent, very clean and tidy, a nice quiet location and friendly owners." Mr R Shadrick ··· read all
  • "Clippity Clop was the ideal holiday cottage; clean, cosy and very well equipped. We were greeted with..." Mrs L Thornton ··· read all
  • "Clippity Clop is a lovely, modern lodge set within peaceful surroundings. The owners are very friendly..." Mr M Ward ··· read all
  • "Amazing cottage, lovely hosts, nothing was too much trouble. 5 stars." Mrs M Ray ··· read all
  • "Excellent property and facilities. a home away from home, owners couldn't do enough to make our stay..." Mr P Ireland ··· read all
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  • Sleeps2
  • Bedrooms1
  • Bath/Shower rooms1
  • WC1
  • PriceLow £248 / High £446
  • Bed LinenIncluded
  • TowelsIncluded
  • ElectricityIncluded
  • HeatingElectric heating incl.
  • ChangeoverSaturday
  • Check in4:00 PM
  • Check out10:00 AM
  • PetsSorry, no petsHelp!
  • SmokingNo smoking
  • Loyalty discountAvailableHelp!
  • ParkingPrivate Parking (1 space)
  • Short BreaksYes (out of high season)
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Please note: No cot, carrycot not accepted. Sorry, this property does not accept pets.

Nestling in a peaceful sheltered valley about 10 minutes by car from Restronguet Creek and Falmouth, this recently completed, small detached single-storey timber clad lodge is set to one side of the owners own home with views of about 10 acres of fields where the owners sometimes keep their shire horses.

Within an area of outstanding natural beauty, Clippity Clop has been purpose built with double glazing, modern conveniences in a pleasant light decor, and restful views along the pretty valley from the comfortable accommodation.

Approached from the parking area adjacent to the property where there is space for one car, a gently sloping concrete path leads up to patio doors which open directly into the pleasantly furnished open-plan living room with a slate effect laminate floor.

In a light and airy decor with made-to-measure vertical blinds, there are two comfortable leather reclining armchairs with picturesque views of the lush valley, a small mosaic dining set and a smart galley kitchen with modern fitted units.

Leading off to the rear is a double bedroom with a fully tiled en-suite shower room W.C. with vanity basin and heated towel rail. There are two modern electric radiators that provide enough warmth all year round and there is also an external utility room with laundry facilities and space for wet weather/beach gear etc.

A small gravel patio area sits to one side of the lodge where visitors can enjoy watching the abundance of birds and wildlife that frequent this natural landscape and woodland.

The nearby village of Ponsanooth, meaning "bridge at the stream", is a short stroll and has a friendly village pub, local store/P.O. and church. Also within a 15 minute walk is the Kennall Vale Nature Reserve with picturesque woodland, ponds and cascading waterfalls.

There is a bus stop within an 5 minute walk with a scheduled bus service running between Truro and Falmouth, and there is a large supermarket at Penryn, 10 minutes' drive. Falmouth, home to the National Maritime Museumand Pendennis Castleis about 4 miles, the cathedral city of Truro is 6 miles, and the Bissoe cycle trail is nearby.

For garden lovers, the Eden Project, Lost Gardens of HeliganTrelissick and Trebahare all within a 40 minute drive respectively.

PLEASE NOTE
- No cot, carrycot not accepted
- Sorry, this property does not accept pets

Facilities
  • DVD player
  • Duvet
  • Electric hob
  • Electric oven
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Patio furniture
  • TV (Digital)
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine

Features
  • Countryside views
  • Broadband (wireless)

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There is an extra charge for pets, most commonly at £24 pppw (per pet per week).

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  2. A summary of your booking will appear. To proceed with the booking select the 'Continue booking' button in the summary box. Deselect the weeks to remove the summary box.
  3. Weeks marked as 'Reserve' (highlighted in blue) cannot be booked at this point in time because availability and prices have not yet been agreed with the owner. You can reserve these weeks in your name until availability and pricing has been agreed. It is important to note that a 'Reserved' period can only be confirmed in your name if the owner wishes to make the Reserved period available for booking.
  4. 'Reserved' weeks (as opposed to 'Reserve' weeks) can only be booked by a customer who has 'Reserved' the highlighted period.

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There are few better places to take a short break than in Cornwall. They can frequently be arranged, mainly out of season though, for periods to suit guest's particular requirements, but there is always a minimum rental, for practical reasons.

Cornwall in the early Spring is usually blessed with fine warm weather. It is this climate which brings out the wild flowers and spectacular gardens which make this time of year such an ideal one for a holiday. During July and August and other busy times of the year short break holidays are normally only available at short notice, but please enquire and we will do our best to accommodate you.

If short breaks are available, the cost of a short break is calculated as follows:
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Weeks marked as 'Reserve' (highlighted in blue) can only be 'Reserved' (ie they cannot be booked) at this point in time because availability and prices have not yet been agreed with the owner. You can reserve these weeks in your name on a first come first served basis until availability and pricing has been agreed.

It is important to note that a 'Reserved' period can only be booked if the owner wishes to make the 'Reserved' period available for booking. Upon completion of your reservation you will receive confirmation by email or post containing details of the reservation.

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Booked: A customer has committed to a holiday period by paying a deposit or the full amount for a rental period.

Reserved: When a property is not yet available to be booked, a customer can 'Reserve' the property in their name on a first come first served basis. When Cornish Traditional Cottages and the owner have agreed availability and pricing for your selected period we will contact you to let you know if you can then book the property in your name. A Reservation does not guarantee a booking because the owner has first right of refusal on all availability.
Clippity Clop - Testimonials
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  • "Once again Clippity Clop proved to be just perfect for our stay. The owners very kindly left us a cream tea. We are looking forward to returning. " Rev G Young
  • "An excellent property in a wonderful location. Excellent transport links for non-drivers. Hosts were very friendly and gave lots of tips of where to eat and visit. " Miss N Francis
  • "Beautiful property in stunning setting. Perfect as a centre point for travelling and seeing the local beauty spots. Friendly owners." Mrs K Davies
  • "Lovely relaxing place to stay, friendly owners. Everything you need for 2 people on a break." Ms J Carpenter
  • "This was our second visit to the cottage and we weren't disappointed. Everything went so smoothly from the first contact." Mr & Mrs D & S Butler
  • "The cottage surpassed all our expectations. A beautiful peaceful situation. " Mr K Oakes
  • "We loved the property. Very relaxing, not having a car the bus service to Falmouth and Redruth was excellent and just a short walk away." Mrs L J Lambert
  • "This is a quaint place to stay, the views are amazing. The hosts are lovely, lots to see and do and fairly central for things. " Mrs S Birch
  • "We had stayed with Cornish Traditional Cottages before but we loved Clippity Clop - it was perfect for us. A beautiful cream tea welcomed us." Rev G Young
  • "Never knowing what to expect before reaching your holiday destination, Clippity Clop at Ponsanooth is superb, set in an idyllic, quiet, peaceful and relaxing environment within easy reach of outlying areas." Mr & Mrs P Harding
  • "Beautiful secluded location for anyone wanting a complete rest but with interesting exploration and facilities close at hand. Lovely friendly owners made it perfect for us." Ms A Thomas
  • "A wonderful little haven in a beautiful spot and ideally situated for all of Cornwalls tourist attractions. " Mrs S Butler
  • "Clippity Clop Cottage is set in peaceful countryside. It has everything you need for a restful holiday and is only an hour away from most attractions Eden Project etc. Paula and David (hosts) are a lovely helpful couple." Mr A Simpson
  • "A lovely quiet location yet near to all popular resorts and attractions. Extremely comfortable and well equipped. The owners were very hospitable and provide a very welcomed cream tea on arrival." Mrs J Forrest
  • "The accommodation was clean and comfortable, cream tea on arrival a very nice touch. Owner was very nice and friendly. The view is beautiful. We had a lovely holiday will definitely go again." Ms J Carpenter
  • "A lovely place to stay, very quiet and peaceful. In a good area for all of Cornwalls attractions." Mr D Morris
  • "Beautiful, tranquil and fantastic cottage and surroundings. The perfect centre point from which to explore beautiful Cornwall." Ms M Jones
  • "Just had a wonderful week in this spotless cottage in beautiful surroundings. David and Paula made us very welcome and the cream tea on arrival was a real treat." Mr L Barry
  • "Really lovely lodge in a beautiful location." Mr C Bardell
  • "The owners were very helpful and friendly. Also there was a lovely cream tea set out for us on arrival." Mr P Hardy
  • "We found the property excellent, very clean and tidy, a nice quiet location and friendly owners." Mr R Shadrick
  • "Clippity Clop was the ideal holiday cottage; clean, cosy and very well equipped. We were greeted with a delicious cream tea by our delightful hosts, ten out of ten and a big thank you." Mrs L Thornton
  • "Clippity Clop is a lovely, modern lodge set within peaceful surroundings. The owners are very friendly and provided a very welcomed cream tea upon arrival. Should we decide to revisit Cornwall, we would love to stay again." Mr M Ward
  • "Amazing cottage, lovely hosts, nothing was too much trouble. 5 stars." Mrs M Ray
  • "Excellent property and facilities. a home away from home, owners couldn't do enough to make our stay enjoyable. Would definately recommend and re book if we are ever in the area again." Mr P Ireland
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