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Horseshoe Cottage in Delabole, Cornwall

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sleeps 4
2 rooms
1 bathroom

Horseshoe Cottage description

Holiday home
Horseshoe Cottage is a wonderful, 250-year old stone cottage in Delabole, on Cornwall's north coastline. The cottage has original beams and stone floors, with a double bedroom, a twin bedroom and a family bathroom on the first floor. Downstairs, there is also a kitchen with a woodburner and a sitting room with a dining area and an open fire. Outside, there is a small patio with furniture and off road parking just 20 yards away from the cottage. Horseshoe Cottage is in a wonderful area of Cornwall, with Port Isacc and Tintagel a both a short drive away.

Delabole has an interesting and unique history having the oldest slate quarry in Europe. Delabole will provide you with a quiet village location just a short drive from the beaches at Polzeath, Rock, Trebarwith and Tintagel. This stretch of coastline has safeguarded bathing beaches, surfing and cliff top walks along the South West coast path. Delabole is less than half an hour's drive from Bodmin Moor including the dramatic landscape around Rough Tor, perfect walking country.

Electric storage heaters with woodburner and open fire. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, Smart TV with Freeview, DVD, PlayStation 3, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel, power and starter pack for fires inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Free off road parking for 2 cars in nearby car park 20 yards away. Loading/unloading outside property. Patio with furniture. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 5 mins walk. Note: TV has access to Netflix, but you must have your own account.


  • Cooker
  • Dishwasher
  • Fridge
  • Garden
  • Kettle
  • Linen provided
  • Log fire
  • Parking
  • Parking space
  • Towels provided
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • Wifi
  • Near pub

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Mr McCole
July 2016
Generous welcome pack and friendly helpful owner
Mrs Harris
August 2016
Great cottage a real home from home. Very cosy looked like it had just been featured in a homes magazine. Very warm welcome and excellent location for exploring Cornwall.
Mr Lomas
June 2016
The owner was accessible yet unobtrusive and her best selling point was that she ordered the best week's weather the South West has seen in 2016, for which we were very grateful.
Mrs Day
February 2016
Well located for touring north Cornwall coast, very friendly welcome and every thing you need in a nice small village.
Mrs Reuter
July 2015
Lots of thoughtful touches in the cottage e. g. a home- baked cake, milk and bread were provided for our arrival. Plenty of information about the area was on hand. We loved the area as we are keen walkers and found wonderful walks right on our doorstep.
Mr Tanner
August 2015
Horseshoe Cottage was ideally situated for visiting all the tourist villages and sites and the beaches are great for surfing. The cottage has every thing you could want for your stay.
July 2016
comfortable cosy cottage. friendly helpful owners. the welcome pack of bread butter, bacon eggs and small packets of cerals was very welcome
Clare B
November 2015
Beautiful 250-year-old cottage built from the slate from the quarry just a couple of hundred yards up the road. Cosy sitting/dining room with open fire and good TV for those cosy evenings in. Kitchen with all mod-cons (inc. dishwasher & washing machine), plus crockery, cutlery, cooking utensils, etc. Top-notch bathroom with great shower and bath. Very comfortable bed. A lovely touch was the welcome pack, including homemade cake, bread, milk, bacon, eggs, porridge and biscuits, plus bag of logs & kindling. Spotlessly clean. Ideally located for St. Ives and Tintagel principally, but other North Cornwall towns and villages (e.g. Boscastle, Padstow and Rock) also within easy reach. Great local pub 5 minutes' walk at top of road - looks unassuming, but is a proper local with friendly staff and good food that's amazing value. Nice chat with the owner (who were very friendly) on arrival and departure - made us feel very welcome. They live just around the corner, so on hand for any queries, but didn't disturb us at all and we felt very much at home. Would recommend this place and also want to return.
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