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Acton castle overlooking the sea - stunning views

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Fabulous apartment in 18th Century Castle overlooking the sea sleeps 4
Looking out to sea from the castle grounds in front of the apartment.
Bathroom with original hand painted tiles
1 of 15Fabulous apartment in 18th Century Castle overlooking the sea sleeps 4
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2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
4 guests
3 nights minimum
Castle
The Garden Apartment is a lovely 2 bedroom apartment sleeping 4 in the fascinating Grade II listed, 18th Century, Acton Castle. It is located near the small rural hamlet of Rosudgeon, surrounded by farmland with stunning sea views across Penzance bay to St Michael's Mount.The spectacular views from all windows make this a very special place. Situated within such a peaceful rural position, surrounded by farmland and being right on the coastal path - it is perfect for walkers and those seeking a tranquil retreat. With access to secluded coves on the doorstep it's also an ideal location for a beach holiday.The living room is large and has fabulous far reaching views out to sea. There are comfortable sofas to relax on and plenty of space to relax. A dvd player is provided plus ipod dock ...The Garden Apartment is a lovely 2 bedroom apartment sleeping 4 in the fascinating Grade II listed, 18th Century, Acton Castle. It is located near the small rural hamlet of Rosudgeon, surrounded by farmland with stunning sea views across Penzance bay to St Michael's Mount.The spectacular views from all windows make this a very special place. Situated within such a peaceful rural position, surrounded by farmland and being right on the coastal path - it is perfect for walkers and those seeking a tranquil retreat. With access to secluded coves on the doorstep it's also an ideal location for a beach holiday.The living room is large and has fabulous far reaching views out to sea. There are comfortable sofas to relax on and plenty of space to relax. A dvd player is provided plus ipod dock and cd player.The kitchen is clean and bright and is situated off the living area. It is well equipped with dishwasher, washing machine, microwave, fridge freezer etc. Everything you need to have a smooth running holiday. There are 2 bedrooms downstairs at the property. The main bedroom has a double bed with ensuite shower room and toilet. The second bedrooms has customade bunkbeds and plenty of storage. There is the added addition of a family bathroom and toilet. Bedlinen is provided with the beds made up for your comfort.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Attached (ensuite), 1 Full bath
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About the Manager
Timothy Abbott (primary HO), Melanie Waterfall, Cathy Parker and Julie Ivory (Property Manager Cornish Seaview Cottages)
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:October 2009
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We enjoyed our stay here for a week at the end of September. Driving up to the Castle is very impressive and the views are amazing. The surrounding area is very quiet and you do need to use the car for fetching shopping and meals...More

Date of stay: September 2020
Thank lovesholidies
Reviewed 9 October 2019 via mobile

Absolutely stunning setting overlooking Mount's Bay with nearby access to the SW Coast path. The outdoor garden area is lovely, the area is quiet, and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. We appreciated the welcoming touches - wine, flowers, cookies, milk, tea. The kitchen was well-equipped...More

Date of stay: September 2019
1  Thank Grannyhasse
Reviewed 1 September 2019

Almost didn't write the review in case it is fully booked in the future, however, that wouldn't be fair 😂 The castle has stunning views, well equipped and really comfortable. The view in the evening with a glass of wine is magical. My daughters love...More

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank NikkiJoynson
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Lovely spacious flat with wonderful view out to sea over fields. We could even see St Michael's on the Mount. Amazing skies and birds and a feeling of seclusion and being off the beaten track. Very nicely kept ornamental garden and pond out front so...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank gillyjojo
Management response:Responded 17 October 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave such a wonderful review for Acton Castle. We're so pleased you loved it so much and were able to make the most of the spectacular surroundings, it really is a beautiful part of the country....More

Reviewed 17 September 2017

Had a week here and enjoyed every minute of it. The setting and location are really great, with a view over mount bay that you can never get tired of, with easy access to coastal walks. The apartment itself was relatively dated but well maintained...More

Date of stay: September 2017
2  Thank Enjoylifealways_11
Management response:Responded 18 September 2017

Thank you for your lovely review, we are so glad you enjoyed your stay and will look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Kind regards Cornish Seaview Cottages

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Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

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Date of stay: February 2017
Management response:Responded 28 February 2017

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Reviewed 10 April 2016

Acton Castle is easily one of the most amazing places we have ever stayed. The views are breathtaking and the Garden Apartment is modern, beautifully furnished and comes with everything you could possibly need for a week away. The gardens are well kept and the...More

Date of stay: April 2016
1  Thank 223Marc
Management response:Responded 12 April 2016

Thank you so much for taking the time to review Acton Castle. It sounds like you had a fantastic stay, and we are so pleased you enjoyed the apartment. We look forward to welcoming you back! Kind regards, the team at Cornish Seaview Cottages

Reviewed 2 October 2015

I really enjoyed my stay at Acton Castle. It is a bit remote but the views were stunning. It is a good location for viewing the sites in this part of Cornwall. The apartment was very spacious and well equipped. Everything that I needed was...More

Date of stay: September 2015
Thank Chawright
Management response:Responded 7 October 2015

Thank you so much for taking the time to review your stay, and we are glad you enjoyed the apartment. We are always keen to receive feedback, and will ensure we take time to have a good look at all the fixtures to see where...More

Reviewed 5 March 2015

The property was in a lovely setting with fabulous views, ideal for relaxing on a summers night , the residential apartment that we stayed in was beautiful everything you need (home from home ) the pub was on the main road "it is called the...More

Date of stay: August 2014
Thank michellebus01
Management response:Responded 6 March 2015

Thank you for taking the time to review Acton Castle. We are so pleased you enjoyed your time there. Kind regards from the team at Cornish Seaview Cottages.

Reviewed 3 March 2015

We had a lovely stay at Acton Castle, the property had everything we needed, and the heating was working well, which is always a worry in February! The castle is conveniently located and we found plenty to do in the surrounding area. A true gem.

Date of stay: February 2015
2  Thank Merc158
Management response:Responded 4 March 2015

Many thanks for your feedback. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay! From the team at Cornish Seaview Cottages.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Balcony
Grill
Dishwasher
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Ocean Views
Parking
Patio
Private Garden
Sauna
Shared Garden
Stereo System
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
TV
VCR
Washer
Water Views
Waterfront
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Local attractions include Paradise Park, Trengwainton House, Tremenheere Sculpture Gardens, There is a Cider Farm nearby and the incredible Minack Theatre. Falmouth has a great maritime museum, and slightly further afield for a great day out you can visit the Eden Project with its fascinating bio-domes. Further north is Port Isaac - the home of Doc Martin, and Padstow Harbour - brought to fame by Rick Stein. Rosudgeon is only 6 miles from Penzance. Here you will find an interesting mix of art studios, elegant historic buildings, individual shops and award winning restaurants. The castle is in a wonderful position for discovering this beautiful part of Cornwall and to make the most of all the area has to offer. Being right on the coastal path it is perfect for walkers and lovers of ...
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