Picture postcard rural retreat
Incredible facilities at your disposal
Delightful open plan reception space
Settle in for a snug evening
For sunny breakfasts
Well equipped ample kitchen
The warmest of welcomes jam-packed with local produce
Tranquil comfy double bedroom
En-suite shower room
Communal games room
Holiday information and communal seating area
Views over the estate
1 / 12  Picture postcard rural retreat
2 / 12  Incredible facilities at your disposal
3 / 12  Delightful open plan reception space
4 / 12  Settle in for a snug evening
5 / 12  For sunny breakfasts
6 / 12  Well equipped ample kitchen
7 / 12  The warmest of welcomes jam-packed with local produce
8 / 12  Tranquil comfy double bedroom
9 / 12  En-suite shower room
10 / 12  Communal games room
11 / 12  Holiday information and communal seating area
12 / 12  Views over the estate

Woodpeckers Cottage,

Mullion Cove (2.5mls NE), Cornwall
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
No Dogs
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Complex of properties
Internet access
Working farm
Games / Play facilities
Beach within easy reach
Fishing onsite / nearby
Swimming pool
Towels included
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At a glance

  • Delightful romantic cottage retreat
  • 1 of 4 bespoke holiday cottages set in the grounds of an impressive country house estate
  • Incredible facilities including communal heated outdoor swimming pool and games room
  • Within a short drive of spectacular beaches
  • Take a day trip out to visit the ever popular village of Mullion and beautiful Poldhu Cove
  • A walker's paradise with rolling countryside and the South West Coast Path to discover
Property code: 41377

Set on a magnificent 23 acre country estate, this delightful cottage serves as an ideal romantic retreat from which to enjoy the spectacular Lizard Peninsula.

One of four tastefully converted holiday cottages, set amongst the magnificent grounds of a 23 acre country house estate, Woodpecker's Cottage is within a short drive of spectacular beaches and coves, and forms the perfect base from which to explore all the Lizard Peninsula has to offer.

The immediate area is steeped in maritime and smuggling history and is renowned for having one of the best climates in England. Head towards the coast and visit traditional Cornish villages such as Mullion, Porthleven and Coverack. Attractions in the area include The Minack Theatre, National Seal Sanctuary, Flambards Theme Park, and the Tate Gallery at St Ives, to name just a few.

The accommodation is arranged on one floor, accessed by three steps. The generous double bedroom has a modern en-suite shower room and WC. The open plan lounge/kitchen/diner comes complete with Smart TV, Ruark audio, a wireless point for Wi-FI and boats views over the swimming pool area. The kitchen is fully equipped and includes an electric oven and hob, microwave and fridge with ice compartment. There is a shared utility room with washing machine and tumble dryer in the courtyard.

Leisure facilities: shared heated outdoor swimming pool (open from Easter to the end of September, weather permitting), changing room and WC. Outside: access to 23 acres of farmland with sheep, chickens and horses, picnic areas, walks and access to public footpaths and ample private off-road parking. Bed linen, towels, electric, central heating and Wi-Fi included. Regret no smoking inside the properties. Regret no children or pets. Additional info: it is possible to let the whole site if all properties are available, and in which case please call for prices and to enquire.  Location: shops 2 miles, beach 1 mile.


  • Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom: double with en-suite shower room and WC
  • Lounge/kitchen/diner: open-plan with Smart TV, Ruark audio, a wireless point for Wi-FI and views over the swimming pool
  • Kitchen area, with electric oven and hob, microwave and fridge with ice compartment
  • Bed linen, towels, electric, central heating and Wi-Fi included
  • Shared utility room: with washing machine and tumble dryer, in the courtyard
  • Outside: shared courtyard with garden furniture and BBQ
  • Amenities: ample private off-road parking
  • Regret no pets
  • Leisure facilities: shared heated outdoor swimming pool (open from Easter to the end of September, weather permitting), changing room and WC, games room
  • Outside: access to 23 acres of farmland with sheep, chickens and horses, picnic areas, climbing frame, slide and swing, walks and access to public footpaths
  • Regret no babies or children 
  • Location: shops 2 miles, beach 1 mile
  • The accommodation is arranged on one floor, accessed by three steps 

This property joined our collection in 2016 and is managed by Joseph.


From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 8 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Linda, 25th October 2019

Lovely clean & well presented cosy cottage with good central heating & scorching hot water. Fantastic welcoming basket, best we have ever had. Bedroom a little tight for space but very comfortable, ensuite very small but adequate with lovely large fluffy towels. Our only gripe was sadly due to unforeseen circumstances there was no pub within walkinRead moreg distance as was advertised.The owners however did offer us lifts to the nearest one, which although wasn't what we wanted it was a very nice gesture Hide

Reviewed by Maciek, 6th September 2019

Woodpecker cottage is perfect for a couple. The cottage is cosy but modern and comfortable. On our arrival the owners welcomed us with a cream tea, milk, eggs, butter and a lovely bread. It is very peaceful and relaxing place, and if you love a long walks there are plenty of coastal walks nearby. We would highly recommend this place and look forwarRead mored to comeback again. Hide

Reviewed by Charlene, 20th August 2019

The cottage was nicely decorated. The layout was functional but cosy. It was fully equipped with everything that could be needed. The pool was lovely as was the garden furniture. The whole place was lovely. The owners were very welcoming and full of good advice for the best spots to visit. A selection of walks were provided and were well chosen to Read moresuit a range of abilities. Hide

Reviewed by Sarah, 19th July 2019

Near enough to everything the Lizard has to offer but far enough away from Summer traffic etc for a peaceful break when you want it. Super setting and views and a lovely heated pool added to comfortable well equipped and kept accommodation. Owners welcome pack was best we have had and they were welcoming and friendly whilst just allowing you to useRead more the facilities . We were very impressed and will definitely be staying again. Hide

Reviewed by Catherine, 7th June 2019

A lovely, quirky little cottage, perfect for two people. Very well presented with a comfy bed and nicer kitchen than Ive got at home! Set in beautiful grounds with great walks and fantastic views, there is also a hot tub and swimming pool, with a games room for rainy days. Trisha and Kevin are very welcoming and friendly and the scones, jam and cloRead moretted cream were fab! Definitely would like to come back soon. Hide

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