Orchard Barn is a recent conversion of a 17th century agricultural barn, which has been tastefully renovated and beautifully equipped and furnished, the two bedrooms are perfect for a small family or a couple and the gardens provide a beautiful tranquil atmosphere, the perfect tonic for a relaxing break or as a base for fun and games in St Mawes The ambiance is quiet and peaceful yet only a short walk down to St Mawes. Can be booked with Voskelly Barn, next door to give an overall capacity of 12.
St Mawes is one of the most exclusive traditional villages in the Country, with a wealth of activities within
close reach. Historic Castles from the era of Henry VIII, glistening blue waters, bustling beaches, Cornish Pubs, award-winning restaurants, amazing coastal walks, ferries to different locations, little motor boats, kayaks, and stand-up paddle boards, all available for rental. (During the season) The Roseland peninsula has a huge variety of places to explore, there are many beaches, some with golden sands, some with shingle, all with a splattering of rock pools, there are secluded coves, towering cliffs, and the famous lighthouse at St Anthony. (Fraggle Rock for everyone of a certain age!) The artists' haven of Portscatho is well worth a visit, as is Veryan. with its famous round houses.
Ground floor only: Enter through the double glazed doors to an an open plan living, kitchen and dining area, with vaulted ceilings, exposed beams and stonework, and an engineered wooden floor, there is a wood burning stove in one corner, comfortable seating, a dining table and chairs. There is a stunning shaker style kitchen with granite work surfaces and integrated appliances. The master bedroom has a 5' double bed and built in storage, there is a second twin bedroom with French doors leading to a decked area and pretty garden. The family bathroom has a power shower over the tub , a WC and hand basin.
Outside: A wooden gate leads onto a private drive with parking spaces for 2 cars. Doors from the living room and also from the twin bedroom open to the rear garden, there is a decked area with a rattan sofa and a table and chairs, there is a lawned garden with mature shrubs and flowers. and a gas barbecue.
Friday change over during the season.
Electricity, heating, bed linen, and towels are all included. You will need to bring your own beach towels.
A security deposit of £250 will be pre-authorised on your credit / debit card.
No smoking inside the property.
Oil-fired central heating system with radiators.
Electric oven and hob, under counter fridge & freezer, dishwasher, microwave, kettle, and toaster.
Washing machine & tumble dryer.
SMART TV in the living room with catch-up TV channels.
Cot, high chair and baby bath available on request.
St Mawes and the Roseland Peninsula are some of the most stunning and sought-after tourist destinations in Cornwall. This area is rich in history, culture, and natural beauty, and offers a wide range of attractions and activities for visitors of all ages and interests.
St Mawes is a charming village located on the east bank of the Fal River, and is one of the most popular destinations on the Roseland Peninsula. The village is known for its narrow streets, beautiful harbour, and stunning views of the river and the surrounding countryside. The village is home to several art galleries,
shops, and restaurants, as well as a range of water-based activities, such as sailing, kayaking, and paddleboarding. One of the most iconic local landmarks is St Mawes Castle, a 16th-century fortress built by Henry VIII to defend the coast against French invasion. The castle is now open to the public and offers breathtaking views of the river and the sea. There are 2 beaches in the village, both are family-friendly, Summers Beach is just passed The Idle Rocks Hotel and Tavern Beach which is nestled under the world-renowned, Tresanton Hotel. St Mawes is a haven for watersports, it is a vibrant yachting anchorage and the sheltered waters are just perfect for paddle boarding, kayaking and dinghy sailing.
It is well worth taking a trip on the St Mawes Ferry, these iconic little blue craft shuttle between St Mawes and the town of Falmouth on the west bank of the Fal River. The ferry is a great way to see the river and the surrounding countryside and offers stunning views of the coastline and the sea, especially out of season, there are regular sightings of dolphins.
The Roseland Peninsula is a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and is known for its stunning coastline, hidden coves, sandy beaches, and rugged cliffs. The area is home to many charming villages, each with its own unique character and history. One of the most popular beaches on the Roseland Peninsula is Porthcurnick Beach, a beautiful sandy beach with crystal-clear waters and stunning views of the coast. The beach is popular with families and is a great place for swimming, sunbathing, and picnicking, and the Hidden Hut offers a fantastic opportunity for first-class catering and awesome "feast nights" all while overlooking the beach. Be sure to book the feast nights on the Hidden Huts social media pages.
For those who enjoy walking, the South West Coast Path passes through St Mawes and offers stunning views of the coastline and the sea. The Roseland Peninsula is also home to many scenic countryside trails and footpaths, offering visitors the chance to explore the area's natural beauty on foot.
The Roseland Peninsula is a must-visit destination for anyone visiting Cornwall. Whether you are interested in history, culture, nature, or outdoor activities, there is something for everyone in this beautiful part of the world. For more information about St Mawes and the Roseland Peninsula, visit the local tourist information centre, where friendly and knowledgeable staff will be happy to help you plan your visit.