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The Waterwheel Apartment, Charlestown, St Austell

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The restored waterwheel and outside the apartments
Relax in the spacious living room
Stunning Mevagissey is a relaxing village to wander around and explore
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Overview
2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
4 guests
2 nights minimum
Condo/Apartment
The Waterwheel Apartment, Charlestown, is situated within a designated World Heritage Site and is only 500 metres from the harbour. The two-bedroomed apartment is contemporary and spacious, able to comfortably accommodate up to four people (plus an infant). The accommodation itself offers a high modern standard of comfort, has unlimited Wifi, a 43' Smart TV and a smaller Smart TV in bedroom one. There is a well equipped kitchen which includes essentials such as a dishwasher, washer/dryer and fridge/freezer. The apartment is on the ground floor sheltered by its own enclosed garden, making it suitable for children, games, BBQs and just relaxing in the sunshine! There is one designated parking space in front of the apartment, in addition, there is further off street parking and on street ...The Waterwheel Apartment, Charlestown, is situated within a designated World Heritage Site and is only 500 metres from the harbour. The two-bedroomed apartment is contemporary and spacious, able to comfortably accommodate up to four people (plus an infant). The accommodation itself offers a high modern standard of comfort, has unlimited Wifi, a 43' Smart TV and a smaller Smart TV in bedroom one. There is a well equipped kitchen which includes essentials such as a dishwasher, washer/dryer and fridge/freezer. The apartment is on the ground floor sheltered by its own enclosed garden, making it suitable for children, games, BBQs and just relaxing in the sunshine! There is one designated parking space in front of the apartment, in addition, there is further off street parking and on street parking available close by. Charlestown is perfectly situated for exploring the whole of Cornwall. The world famous Eden Project is only 3 miles away. The Lost Gardens of Heligan and the picturesque villages of Mevagissey and Fowey are only a 15 minute drive away. Attractions such as The Tate St Ives, the wonderful St Michael's Mount, Land's End and the National Maritime Museum are easily visited within a day. Meanwhile the family friendly, sheltered beaches of St Austell Bay are on the doorstep and the surf resort of Newquay is an uncongested 14 mile drive. The Waterwheel Apartment itself is within a 100m of the Mevagissey - St Austell - Fowey bus stops which provide a frequent service throughout the year and is less than 2 miles from the main line railway station. Charlestown is a beautiful, idyllic, unspoiled, historic port, on the south coast of Cornwall and has recently featured in the TV series Poldark. Charlestown has three pubs and several restaurants catering for a variety of tastes and pockets. For outdoor enthusiasts there are several excellent walks, including the coastal footpath, cycle routes and water sports. Bikes and kayaks can be hired locally. There is comprehensive Information Folder to help you plan your stay. We offer Sat – Sat bookings from April to September. We offer flexible bookings at all other times for a minimum of 2 night stays. Please contact the Owner regarding any other booking options or requests. All requests considered. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Full bath, 1 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Owner
Sue F
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2016
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A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

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Date of stay: July 2021
A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 July 2020 via mobile

Date of stay: July 2020
Fan57, VR Owner at The Waterwheel Apartment, Charlestown, St Austell, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 9 May 2019 via mobile

Date of stay: April 2019
Fan57, VR Owner at The Waterwheel Apartment, Charlestown, St Austell, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2019

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Reviewed 30 October 2018

Many thanks to Sue for an amazing apartment. It was a fantastic base for our trip to Cornwall for our sons wedding. Clean, roomy, modern and the little touches such as the scones, tea, coffee etc topped it all off. I would recommend this apartment...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Fan57, VR Owner at The Waterwheel Apartment, Charlestown, St Austell, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2018

Thank you so much for your review. We're so pleased you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again sometime.

Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Recently spent a week at the Waterwheel Apartment and have to say it is one of the best holiday rentals we’ve ever stayed in. Spacious, immaculately clean and well equipped, we couldn’t have wished for any better.

Date of stay: July 2018
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Fan57, VR Owner at The Waterwheel Apartment, Charlestown, St Austell, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2018

Thank you Elizabeth and Mark for your very kind comments. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay at The Waterwheel Apartment. We would be delighted to welcome you back if you ever wish to return.

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Reviewed 22 May 2018

Excellent location within easy walking distance down a gentle hill to the harbour, restaurants, Pubs and cliff walk at Charlestown. Classy apartment, good size, beautifully furnished and very clean. After a long journey, so uplifting to find fresh flowers, scones, jam, cream, biscuits and a...More

Date of stay: May 2018
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Fan57, VR Owner at The Waterwheel Apartment, Charlestown, St Austell, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2018

Thank you very much for your fantastic review. We are pleased to hear how much you enjoyed your stay and it was our pleasure to welcome you here. We look forward to your return visit next time you are in Charlestown. Regards. Sue and Mark

Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

The appartment is well equipped, and felt almost like a home from home as it was far more spacious than many we have stayed in. The location is fantastic, close enough for a stroll down to Charlestown for a meal, a drink or to enjoy...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Iain M
Fan57, VR Owner at The Waterwheel Apartment, Charlestown, St Austell, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2018

Thank you Iain and Amanda. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay. It sounds like you have had a busy week visiting lots of places on offer in Charlestown and the St Austell area. We hope you can visit us again sometime.

Reviewed 8 May 2018

Charlestown is full of old world charm and yet centrally located for all of the south Cornwall coast. The apartment is but a short walk to the harbour all be it downhill going, uphill on return !! We soon felt at home as everything we...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank Jimmy E
Fan57, VR Owner at The Waterwheel Apartment, Charlestown, St Austell, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and found so many good places to eat in Charlestown. We hope you can return sometime in the future.

Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Excellent apartment, fully equipped with everything we needed and more. Gorgeous local produce waiting for us on arrival together with Easter chocolates. The cleanliness of the property was outstanding. We will be back again

Date of stay: April 2018
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Fan57, VR Owner at The Waterwheel Apartment, Charlestown, St Austell, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Thank you for your kind comments. We look forward to seeing you again next year.

Reviewed 28 October 2017

Superb! We took our grandchildren for a half-term break to Charlestown and No. 1 Waterwheel Apartment was every bit as nice as it looks in the photos - immaculately clean on arrival, fantastically well equipped and with a lovely welcome pack to greet us. We...More

Date of stay: October 2017
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Fan57, VR Owner at The Waterwheel Apartment, Charlestown, St Austell, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2017

Thank you so much for your review. We're delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay with your grandchildren. Please visit again, we would be delighted to welcome you all back.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Balcony
Grill
Central Heating
Dishwasher
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Parking
Patio
Playground
Private Garden
Stereo System
Cooker
Swingset
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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About the neighbourhood
Charlestown is an idyllic harbourside village with its tall ships, pebbled beaches and numerous eating places. Visit The Shipwreck Centre to learn about the fascinating local history or potter around the numerous gift shops. There are two 24-hour supermarkets within a mile of the apartment and the mainline railway station in St Austell has good connections within Cornwall.
Getting around
If you have a car you can access anywhere at all in Cornwall. If you wish to stay without the use of a car the bus stop is just across the road from the apartment and an up to date time table is in the apartment. St Austell Station is approximately a mile and half away. For more information search First Great Western.
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Waterwheel Apartment, Charlestown, St Austell

The Waterwheel Apartment, Charlestown, St Austell is able to accommodate up to 4 guests. See all property details.

The Waterwheel Apartment, Charlestown, St Austell has 2 bathrooms available. See all property details.

The Waterwheel Apartment, Charlestown, St Austell has 2 bedrooms available. See all property details.

Stays at The Waterwheel Apartment, Charlestown, St Austell must last at least 2 nights. See all property details.