Swallows Rest cleverly combines stylish modern living with a relaxed holiday ambiance for friends and family. This beautiful family home offers 4 boutique style bedrooms (including ground floor bedroom), 3 bathrooms and a generous footprint of open plan kitchen and dining space, living room and conservatory. The established garden offers a wonderful extension to the home with terraced lawns and indulgent hot tub. The picture perfect creeks and inlets of The Helford River are just a very short drive away, guests will enjoy the luxury of the location as you discover Helford Passage, Port Navas and up the coast towards Maenporth, Swanpool and the cosmopolitan maritime town of Falmouth. Swallows Rest is as perfect for a winter escape as a week long holiday within this beautiful corner of Cornwall.
Swallows Rest is a spacious detached modern home. Arrive to the central hallway with ample space for all of your holiday kit from wellingtons to wetsuits, sun hats to summer sandals. Lead through to the hub of the house, the welcoming kitchen, dining and conservatory spaces. The kitchen is fully fitted and well equipped for all your holiday cooking needs be it slap up supper or Sunday roast, the open hatchway to the dining room ensure dinner conversation flows as you get creative. The large wooden dining table with smart leather highbacked chairs brings the party together at the end of the day. A sunny conservartory offers a beautifully relaxed break out space with ample seating and green garden views, open up the double doors to the hot tub courtyard. A seperate living room has been styled in a cool colour palette of duck egg blues, fresh whites and warmth of the wooden furniture. This generous room has been thoughtfully created for cosy evenings aside the fire or tranquil space to escape with a favourite book. The bedrooms are set over 2 floors, the 1st master bedroom with ensuite shower room is convieniently located on the ground floor with a tempting collection of a further 3 bedrooms and family bathroom across the 1st floor.
From the moment you arrive, Swallows Rest oozes style and offers a welcoming space for guests to relax and unwind.
Swallows Rest offers a superb established garden brimming with colour from Spring through to Autumn and offers complete privacy. Step from the kitchen and conservatory spaces to the manicured lush green lawns, the garden is terraced with a large dining table and chairs within the first terrace. A restful seating area is set under the pagoda with all weather sofa and chairs in which to soak up the Cornish sunshine. Located to the side of the house is a cool Morrocan inspired courtyard and indulgent hot tub, bright clashing cushions and built in seating set the scene for al fresco evenings. The nearby area has so much to offer, follow the country lanes to the quintessentially Cornish village of Helford Passage set on the banks of The Helford River. Watch the boats go by from the comfort of The Ferryboat Inn and enjoy a dip in the river or coastal walk. The nearest village is Mawnan Smith (approx 5 minute drive) with local shop, thatched country pub, cool cafe and Italian inspired restaurant. The nearest sandy beach is Maenporth which offer beautiful clean swimming waters and sandy shores, further beaches include Swampool, Gyllyngvase Beach Durgan and Grebe Beaches near Falmouth. Garden lovers are spoilt for choice with a wonderful collection to choose from including Trebah Gardens and Glendurgan both part of The National Trust. Falmouth offers a host of great places to eat from fish and chips on the quay to beautiful Cornish fine dining.
A stay in South Cornwall comes highly recommended by our Cornish Gems team, tranquil calm waterways, a charming martime heritage and host of hidden away secret spots await your discovery.