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“The perfect retreat :-) highly recommended”
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Balcony, The Retreat, Polperro
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Balcony, The Retreat, Polperro
The living room, with balcony leading off
Bedroom, The Retreat, Polperro
Bedroom, The Retreat, Polperro
Kitchen, The Retreat, Polperro
The patio garden is a sun-trap
Polperro harbour
Polperro harbour
Polperro harbour
Sunset on the coast path, Polperro
Talland Bay (a short walk along the coast path)
View over Talland Bay
Lantic Bay (along the coast path)
Looe, near Polperro
The Cheesewring, Bodmin (a drive away)
Ponies on Bodmin Moor (a drive away)
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Condo/Apartment -
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Polperro, Cornwall, England

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MrandMrsO...
Swindon, United Kingdom
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“The perfect retreat :-) highly recommended”
Reviewed 28 May 2013 for a stay in May 2013
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This apartment looked lovely from the website but we were even more delighted when we saw it firsthand. It was well kept, clean, nicely furnished, private and relaxing - a real retreat! Lots of thoughtful touches and everything you could need was at hand - a fully stocked kitchen of utensils, a few pounds in the electricity meter and a pint of milk in the fridge. We were amazed by how much was supplied - hair dryer, games, books, DVDs, tea bags, sugar, hand wash, washing up liquid, shampoo, body wash - a real luxury for a self catering apartment. It was easy to cook with everything you could need in the kitchen - and more! The view from the balcony and sitting room over to the hills of Polperro was beautiful. We enjoyed breakfast on the balcony and the very close proximity to the restaurants of Polperro meant we could enjoy a mix of self catering and eating out. Very convenient. We aren't the fittest of people but the hill was very manageable and only a very short walk to the amenities. The owners were very helpful; giving you anything you needed whilst respecting your privacy. There was also a pretty little terrace courtyard garden exclusively for then apartment. We slept very well with a very comfy bed and only spent a few pounds the whole long weekend on electricity and free parking was a big added bonus. We will definitely be staying again and recommending to our friends and family.

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Liked best: Location, privacy, parking, apartment, balcony, eveything you need
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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Reviewed 10 February 2012 for a stay in October 2011
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Liked best: Quirky layout and proximity to Polperro Coast
Liked least: Nothing
Travelling group: Family with Young Children
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