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2 nights - mostly start on Fri or Sat
3 nights - must start on Fri
4 nights - must start on Mon
5 nights - 22nd or 29th Dec 2012 only.
National Trust Holiday PropertyChatham is the imposing west wing of Bosloe Country House and was added to the house in 1903 and retains an elegant charm and style. Most rooms have superb views over the glorious gardens which meander down to the Helford River and coastline. The property is set in idyllic grounds with rolling lawns, wildflower meadow and glorious woodland. This is the ideal location to dine al fresco with extended family or friends in the summer, equally appealing for gatherings around the fire on a winter’s evening and to celebrate a special occasion.The property comfortably sleeps up to eight guests in four spacious bedrooms and can be booked together with its interconnecting neighbours, Bosveal (ref NT011051) and Court (ref NT011103) to accommodate up to 24 guests. Also on the same site is The Bothy (ref NT011052) to accommodate a further two guests.The location is stunning, set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with extensive coastal walks, fabulous small unspoilt beaches and sub tropical gardens on the doorstep such as Glendurgan and Trebah. Wildlife enthusiasts will enjoy the abundance of birdlife and marine wildlife including dolphins, basking sharks and seals which frequent the coastline.The tiny hamlet of Durgan is a short walk and you will be transported back in time. Continue along the coastal path to Helford Passage, home of a famous inn serving great food and local ales. There is a small sheltered sandy beach outside the pub which is popular with small families and makes an ideal spot to relax on a summer day and equally appealing at low season.Mawnan Smith is a delightful village with a thatched pub, tea rooms, village store and Post Office. The town of Falmouth with its busy port and prestigious marinas, is just 5 miles. Here you are spoilt for choice with restaurants, cafes, bars, art galleries and a great selection of shops. The National Maritime Museum located in Events Square is home to a full calendar of events throughout the year, including sailing regattas, food and music festivals including the annual Oyster Festival.Pendennis Castle built by Henry VIII sits proudly on the headland looking across the Fal Estuary to St Mawes Castle on the opposite Roseland Peninsula. There are water taxis and boat trips to explore the coastline and sea safari to watch the marine wildlife.Chatham is perfect for families and friends looking for that relaxing holiday. Beach ¼ mile. Shop, pub and restaurant 1 mile.
Large living/dining room with wood-burning stove. Kitchen. Twin bedroom (can be double) with en-suite wet room (no toilet). Separate toilet. First floor: Double bedroom with 5ft bed and en-suite bathroom with over-bath shower and toilet. Two twin bedrooms (can be double). Bathroom with over-bath shower and toilet.
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