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The Old Oil House - Boscastle

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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Boscastle, Cornwall, England
The Old Oil House of Boscastle is a delightful two bedroom holiday cottage full of character that still retains many original features, and occupies a prime position near to the harbour in the sought after North Cornwall coastal village of Boscastle.

The accommodation is layed out as a single level apartment on the ground floor, boasting a well equipped kitchen and modern bathroom. It has a double and twin bedroom sleeping up to 4 people with the additional option of a sofa bed in the living room if required.

Positioned in the heart of the village The Old Oil House is ideally located for the shops, public houses and restaurants near the harbour.

A short walk along the harbour wall to the Cornish Coastal path makes it an ideal holiday retreat for walking holidays. Approximately 3 miles from Tintagel with its historical castle and lin...
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Listing #HL199017
About the Owner
Jeremy W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:December 2011
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Perfect location in the centre of the village. Parking for one car but there is a car park just over the road if needed. Cottage has everything and more that might be required and is very clean and extremely pleasant with nice quality furniture and...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Daydream781131
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a fantastic stay over Christmas and enjoyed the amazing village of Boscastle and the cliff top walks.

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank 50kerrye
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Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely stay at Old Oil House, everything we needed for a chilled holiday. Boscastle is a beautiful peaceful place...enjoyed every second of our stay, amenities on door step. Views all around. Beautiful!!!

Date of stay: July 2018
1  Thank cornwall103
Amenities
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Kitchen – The kitchen is modern and well equipped with a washing machine and tumble dryer, full size fridge freezer and microwave with a grill, along with a full oven and hob. Every effort has been made to ensure that the kitchen is equipped with everything that would be required for a comfortable stay at the Old Oil House.

Bathroom – Modern well equipped tiled bathroom, bath with shower. Towels are not included.

Bedrooms – The Old Oil House has two comfortable bedrooms, one double and one twin room, both have good size fitted wardrobes, bedside cabinets with lights, and storage heaters. Linen is provided.

Dog Friendly – The Old Oil House welcomes well behaved dogs, although we do not have a garden or outside space, the harbour area is ideal for exercising a dog and is just a shor...
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House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 Crib
    2 Twins
    1 Sofa
    1 Full
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About the neighbourhood
Boscastle village lies within the parish of Forrabury and Minster on the North Cornish Coast 14 miles south from Bude and aprox 3 miles from Tintagel, a conservation area amongst some of the most beautiful countryside within the British Isles, and is one of the few remaining unspoilt harbour villages in Cornwall.

A designated area of outstanding beauty, the National Trust own and care for the beautiful medieval harbour and surrounding coastline.

An excellent base for touring the area of Cornwall and North Devon, including moorlands, sheltered wooden valleys and coastal footpaths offering magnificent views.

Boscastle is a typical Cornish fishing village with quaint old cottages and a picturesque Elizabethan harbour. The village is located at the confluence of two wooded river valleys wh...
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Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Follow the signs to Boscastle from the A39.
The Old Oil House is located past the Cobweb Inn opposite the shops, next to the Old Manor House Tea Garden at the end of Valency Row.
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