Cute and stunning combine at the charmingly named Foxes Bottom in glorious Mousehole. Be swept away by the spectacular sea views and calmed by the serenity of its whitewashed interiors.
What’s not to love about this cunningly curated seaside holiday home where barely a stone of luxury has gone unturned. The artful beach house feel is all consuming from the opulent glass balcony to the split level sleeping arrangements. There’s an intent to provide simple yet stunning guest accommodation that oozes the seaside vibes of its location and that little bit of luxury befitting its perch on the hillside overseeing the rest of the village. The cutely named Foxes Bottom could reflect is proximity to nearby Foxes Copse and Foxes Lane. Or it could reflect local legend that says the property’s first owner glimpsed a family of fox cubs and their bottoms at the end of the garden one day.
The open plan living area on the first floor is a wonderful family space. Through two sets of sliding doors access the deep glass balcony with outdoor sofas and barbecue. Wherever you are, whatever the weather, soak up the spectacular views across the rooftops of Mousehole and out to sea. The striking kitchen contrasts with the white and the pouring inwards light and provides everything you’ll need to prepare meals or light bites during your stay.
On the ground floor another sitting room awaits with patio doors onto the terrace and garden beyond. The terrace is perfectly set for outdoor dining and you can cast of the chill of an evening with the chiminea. The mature, landscaped gardens include perfect sunbathing spots when the beach is a wander too far. There is enclosed parking for up to four cars. A short walk down the slope brings to you the Cornish gem that is Mousehole. Renowned for its authentic fishing village vibe and adored by families for its cove-like beach, there are excellent restaurants as well as the Ship Inn, famous for sticking to its fishermans roots to this day.
Bedrooms and bathrooms
Of the four bedrooms, two are on the first floor and two on the ground floor. The two first floor bedrooms are both doubles and have use of a high spec shower room. Downstairs there is a small double and a twin room, which have access to a bathroom with bath.
A maximum of 6 adults in a party group are accepted at this cottage.
At a glance
- Sleeps 8
- 4 Bedrooms
- 2 Bathrooms
- No pets allowed
- Private parking
- 0.5 mile from pub
- Coastal views
- WiFi available
- Bed linen provided
- Bath towels provided
- 0.5 mile from coast
- Equipped with a dishwasher
- Ground floor bedroom
- Equipped with a high chair
- No smoking
- 0.5 mile from shop
- Equipped with a stairgate
- Equipped with a travel cot
- Equipped with a tumble dryer
- Equipped with a washing machine
- Welcome pack provided
Lovely comfortable house, nicely decorated and laid out, which is why we keep returning.Mr Chris Cowan - 18th November 2018
Ideal for 2 retired couples looking for a comfortable and roomy base for a week of exploration and relaxation in Cornwall. Mr Robert Whitell - 24th September 2018
We love Foxes Bottom!Mrs Helen Durrant - 22nd September 2018
What can we say that hasn't been said already? The perfect house in an idyllic setting. Beach in Mousehole is perfect for little ones and the restaurant at The Old Coastguard Hotel is something very special. Beware the seagulls @ St. Ives! Thank you!!!The Pullins
What a fantastic house. We could not have wished for a better place to celebrate our wedding anniversary. Everything you need both at Foxes Bottom and in Mousehole. Thank you.Debbie
We've had a wonderful week in this beautiful house. Summer arrived just in time for us to dine al fresco in the lovely garden with the chiminea to keep us warm when it got late! Recommend the walk to Lamorna along the coast path with lunch in the super beach cafe.Judi, Dave and friends, Bristol
All we can say is Foxes Bottom is a fantastic cottage in a fantastic location. Best we have stayed in so far in Cornwall. 5*.Fox family
Enjoyed staying in this lovely house. Ideal spot, great views, plenty of space for large families. Thanks for the great welcome.Joyce and Walker families, Leics
Lovely house. Great to be able to see the sea and watch the boats drift by. Wuthering Heights at Minack Theatre very atmospheric! In the sea every day no matter the weather. Oh we just love it in Cornwall.The Woodmans, Hants and Atkinsons, County Clare
Thank you for a wonderful week (do we really have to leave already?) in this wonderful cottage. It has really everything you could wish for.Monika and Gerald Hahn, Frankfurt, Germany
A perfect house in every way - thank you! Mousehole and West Penwith worked their magic as always, and so did your wonderful house.Sue and David Davies, London
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