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The Old Vicarage, Godolphin Cross, near Helston

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2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
6 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Due to the Covid-19 situation, our accommodation will be well-stocked with hand sanitiser, disposable gloves (on request), disinfecting wipes and anti-bacterial cleaning supplies for the use of our guests, to give peace of mind during your stay. Built in 1875, the Old Vicarage is a Grade II listed granite-built house set in approx 1.5 acres of gardens. The self contained wing is recently converted and offers the period charm of an old house but with modern facilities The property is situated in the small village of Godolphin Cross (1 mile from Godolphin House - National Trust) in the heart of the Cornish countryside, approx 3 miles from Helston. There is a choice of local shops and several large supermarkets in Helston. The property is only a few miles from both the North and South Coas...Due to the Covid-19 situation, our accommodation will be well-stocked with hand sanitiser, disposable gloves (on request), disinfecting wipes and anti-bacterial cleaning supplies for the use of our guests, to give peace of mind during your stay. Built in 1875, the Old Vicarage is a Grade II listed granite-built house set in approx 1.5 acres of gardens. The self contained wing is recently converted and offers the period charm of an old house but with modern facilities The property is situated in the small village of Godolphin Cross (1 mile from Godolphin House - National Trust) in the heart of the Cornish countryside, approx 3 miles from Helston. There is a choice of local shops and several large supermarkets in Helston. The property is only a few miles from both the North and South Coasts with the Lizard, St. Ives, Penzance, St. Michaels Mount, Praa Sands and Porthleven all within 20-30 minutes drive. The location is ideal for hikers, cyclists, surfers and kayakers or those simply wishing to take advantage of the superb local restaurants, beaches and scenery.The property itself is ideal for a relaxing holiday or long weekend with every luxury and modern convenience supplied. The living/dining room is spacious but cosy with underfloor heating and a wood-burning stove. It is tastefully furnished with large comfortable sofas (one of which converts to a double sofa bed so two extra guests can be accommodated) and decorated with original art.The kitchen is particularly well-equipped for those wishing to cook 'proper' meals supplied with all the usual pots and pans plus plenty of work surfaces.Upstairs are 2 double bedrooms each with a fully-tiled en-suite shower room. The bedrooms are warm and cosy with sloping ceilings but with plenty of room for a double wardrobe, large chest of drawers and bedside tables. Outside, guests have their own patio with table and chairs, swing seat and a firepit and are welcome to wander around the gardens. We also provide a BBQ with the necessary tools, please provide your own charcoal.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
We are happy to take children from 3 years of age but, as we don't consider the property to be suitable for very small children, will not take those under 3 years of age.
Bathrooms
2 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Owner
Debbie H
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:September 2011
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Date of stay: May 2021
Reviewed April 22, 2021

For us it was the first time that we rented a holiday home out and we could not be happier with the experience. It felt like being at home and we were even lucky with the weather. The house and surroundings are beautifully taken care...More

Date of stay: April 2021
Thank fredericsP1427RF
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Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
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Reviewed September 12, 2020 via mobile

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Date of stay: August 2020
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Reviewed August 22, 2020

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Date of stay: July 2020
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Reviewed September 6, 2019 via mobile

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Date of stay: August 2019
Fearless799914, VR Owner at The Old Vicarage, Godolphin Cross, near Helston, responded to this reviewResponded September 13, 2019

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Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

Date of stay: September 2018
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

Really good accommodation in a beautifllly peaceful spot within easy striking distance of many great things to do. Debbie and Paul are really helpful and have kitted the place out to a very high standard.

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank bolton_ed
Reviewed July 17, 2018

The property is beautifully maintained and sits in a peaceful hamlet in the middle of the Southern tip of Cornwall. It's in an ideal place to venture out to the coastline(s) or the moors and provides a haven to return to after a day of...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank fedandwatered
Reviewed June 1, 2018 via mobile

This is a wonderful cottage with your every need catered for. The breakfast hamper is much appreciated as after a long drive the last thing on your mind is shopping for breakfast!! The location is perfect and everything within easy reach. Would I stay again....without...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank mjanew2016
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Reviewed August 21, 2017 via mobile

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Date of stay: August 2017
Bitbub, VR Owner at The Old Vicarage, Godolphin Cross, near Helston, responded to this reviewResponded September 3, 2017

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Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Alarm Clock
Balcony
Grill
Books
Central Heating
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Garage
Hairdryer
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Outdoor Dining Area
Parking
Patio
Playground
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Stereo System
Cooker
Swingset
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Godolphin Cross is a tranquil village situated in West Cornwall. The village is just 5 KM from the beaches of the South Coast and yet only 10 KM from the beaches of the North Coast. The village has easy access to all the major attractions in the area but is a haven away from it all at the end of the day. Godolphin Village is on established walking routes and has the National Trust Godolphin House and Estate within 0.5 KM. The area is rich in mining history and the iconic tin mines chimneys are seen around the area. For those looking for a more active stay there are : 12 golf courses within a 20 KM range, The South West coastal path, sea fishing from Porthleven and Penzance, surfing beaches (North and South coast), art galleries abound in the local area with St Ives and Falmouth both offer...
Getting around
The easiest way to explore this part of Cornwall is by car. Buses stop in the village every 2 hours from 08.07 and run to Helston and Camborne.
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The Old Vicarage, Godolphin Cross, near Helston is able to accommodate up to 6 guests. See all property details.

The Old Vicarage, Godolphin Cross, near Helston has 2 bathrooms available. See all property details.

The Old Vicarage, Godolphin Cross, near Helston has 2 bedrooms available. See all property details.

Stays at The Old Vicarage, Godolphin Cross, near Helston must last at least 3 nights. See all property details.