This superbly appointed and spacious 2 bedroomed harbour fronted apartment with a balcony enjoys spectacular and uninterrupted harbour and sea views, taking in St Michael's’ Mount and the coast beyond. Sleeps 2-4 people plus baby
Being situated in the sought after and historic area of Chapel Street., once home to Maria Branwell - mother to the Bronte sisters.
Chapel Street is steeped in history with character and charm apparent in its architecture and arts culture.
The Egyptian House – a geological Museum built by Penzance Mineralogist Jon Lavin in 1836 is a must see, as is St Marys Church, a beautiful and inspiring piece of architecture, said to date back to the 13th century and later being extended in the 17th and 18th Century.
In short, Chapel Street offers historical buildings, a select choice of galleries, antique shops, chic wine bars and fine restaurants’, most famously ‘The Abbey’, owned by the actress Jean Shrimpton from which Mount View is just a stones throw away from.
A short walk from Chapel Street. is the main Market town of Penzance and will find you plenty of good Arts & crafts Galleries, shops, restaurants, pubs.
The harbour, Promenade - with its large art deco open air swimming baths - and the seafront are a 2 minute walk away. Just down from Chapel Street are Quay Street and the Harbour front. Here you will find an array of water based activities from fishing trips, diving opportunities to day trips by boat to the beautiful Isle of Scilly. The Dolphin Tavern in Quay Street, is rumoured to be one of the most haunted pubs in Cornwall and offers a selection of fine food & Ales and maybe the occasional ‘unseen’ guest!!
It is the ideal base to explore the West of Cornwall: with Lands End, Sennen (white sandy beach with superb surf!) and Porthcurno, home to the famous Minack theatre and a beautiful beach in one direction and Marazion, St Ives, The Lizard and The Cathedral City of Truro in another.
The apartment is to a very high standard and offers full mod cons having been furnished with quality and comfort for guests in mind. A welcome pack consisting of: Cornish Cream Tea, milk, bread, tea, coffee & sugar along with a ‘starter pack’ of dishwasher tablets, washing up liquid and toilet rolls and with the added extra of a meal discount voucher at ‘The Dolphin Tavern’, you will be sure to relax and unwind on your arrival.
Superb harbour fronted apartment
Harbour, sea, coastal and town views
Sleeps up to 4 people + baby
Travel cot available on request
It is possible to rent Mount View and Harbour view together to accomodate larger families or groups wishing to holiday together - please ask for details