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Church Cottage 'Ramblers Retreat'

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Church Cottage 'Ramblers Retreat'

4 guests2 bedrooms0 beds1 bath
4 guests
2 bedrooms
0 beds
1 bath
Entire home
You’ll have the house to yourself.
Self check-in
You can check in with the doorman.
Gila is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great location
100% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.

Our tranquil, welcoming 2 beds (kingsize) Cottage with Log Burner set in a peaceful, rural location has amazing views. Travel cots and guest bed available. Gwithian beach (great surfing,family beach) is a 10min drive StIves 20mins drive. Chill! Yummy breakfast pack supplied on arrival. Fully equipped kitchen. Great value.


Free parking on premises



195 reviews
Marissa User Profile
June 2015
This cottage is exactly as advertised. Gila, the hostess, greeted us with joy and delight when we arrived. It was as though we were doing her a favour by staying there. There were plenty of towels, hot water, and food – great value for the money! We enjoyed our time so much, we…
Gila User Profile
Response from Gila:
Can not recommend Marissa and her family enough as Airbnb Guests - an absolute joy to host.
June 2015
Jon User Profile
December 2019
A lovely cottage in an ideal location for exploring West Cornwall. Great hosts for whom nothing was too much trouble - they made us feel welcome and gave us plenty of great advice on where to visit.
Claire User Profile
October 2019
Gila and Martin offer a friendly, warm welcome and a cosy cottage. Accommodation is clean and comfortable, kitchen is well equipped and water is hot. Just what we needed after bluster on the beach.
Mike User Profile
October 2019
Good location for west Cornwall. We used as a stopover before getting the Scillonian the next day from Penzance which was handy. An old cottage, we would probably say not the most ideal for young kids but overall a nice cottage in a quiet location
Margaret User Profile
September 2019
Lovely cosy and well appointed property with an interesting history. Really well placed for visiting top attractions. Nice thoughtful touches such as breakfast groceries. Nice little village for country walks, would definitely recommend!
Belinda User Profile
September 2019
We enjoyed our stay despite the torrential rain. Although Gila wasn't there Oli had thoughfully put the heating on for us which was great and the breakfast bacon was superb!
Paul User Profile
August 2019
Lovely house and location and great breakfast. We would definitely come back.

Hosted by Gila

Cornwall England, United KingdomJoined in July 2014
Gila User Profile
324 Reviews
Gila is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I have lived in Cornwall most of my life although my family were originally from Italy. I have lived in the tiny hamlet of Penponds with my husband Martin for over 25 years. We recently swapped our home to renovate Church House which has connections to Richard Trevithick…
Interaction with guests
Meet and greet as Host lives on site nearby and on hand as local guide for places of interest to visit/local walks. Breakfast pack on arrival with our own free range eggs. We are happy to help plan your holiday itinerary or leave you in peace just ask!
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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The neighbourhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: After 2PM
Checkout: 11AM
Self check-in with building staff
After 2PM

House Rules

  • No smoking
  • No parties or events
  • Pets are allowed