Holiday home Pilchards Cottage
23 Noss Mayo, Noss Mayo, PL8 1EN, United Kingdom – Excellent location - show map
Excellent location — rated 9.6/10! (score from 34 reviews)
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Newly refurbished cottage with many original features for the discerning weekender or those in need of a battery recharge. Period features retained to ensure that the character of this old fisherman's cottage remains intact. Everything you expect from a characterful cottage but updated, centrally heated and refurbished to provide comfort and relaxing atmosphere. Pilchards is a special hideaway for those seeking a memorable stay, just 50 yards from the head of Noss Creek on the River Yealm and 15 minutes from a fabulous sandy beach at Mothecombe. This charming 18th century holiday cottage lies within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with excellent walks direct from the front door. A small café type table and chairs outside front entrance provide good perch for breakfast or morning coffee. Many facilities in the village include two local pubs, launching place for your kayak or canoe, tennis courts, children's playground, village green with adjoining woodland walk.
Perfect for families, couples or those seeking solitude. Waterside location, bring your own canoe or paddle boarder and wend your way upstream. Situated on coastal footpath, many good local walks, good area for exploring local market towns, rural crafts, Dartmoor, stately homes and gardens. Plymouth offers historical waterfront, large range of shops, restaurants, theatre, cinemas, live entertainment, museum, aquarium, fish market. Excellent local pubs (The Swan and The Ship) serving delicious bar and restaurant food two mintes from front door BUT Pilchards is located in quiet position off road, approached by walkway.
LOCAL SHOPS: Newton Ferrers, accessible via the Voss causeway at low tide, has Traditional Butcher, Post Office with Cafe, Tea Room, Chemist, well-stocked Co-op (ATM), Riverford Farm Shop (Yealmpton). Local farm veg stall. PUBS: Noss Mayo has two waterside pubs, the very popular Ship Inn and The Swan where you can sip your evening drink on Pope's Quay in the evening sunshine. Further afield: The Rose & Crown in Yealmpton, Treby Arms in Sparkwell, Ship Inn at Ugborough to name but a few. WALKING: Plenty of local walks in the immediate vicinity - it is a 15 minutes walk to the Coastal Footpath and a stunning circular walk round the headland is a must! TENNIS COURTS, CHILDREN'S PLAYGROUND , VILLAGE GREEN, BROOKINGS DOWN WOODLAND all near to public car park. There are local beaches to explore and the long sandy stretches of Mothecombe Beach are within striking distance. PLYMOUTH: the historical and vibrant waterfront..... Theatre Royal, cinemas, large department stores and restaurants, bistros and waterfront cafés to suit all tastes. Head for The Barbican - the old historical part is worth a visit including the Mayflower Steps, Plymouth Gin Distillery and if
Languages spoken: English, French
Property surroundings– Excellent location - show map
What's nearby *
Marsh Mills5.4 miles
Mount Gould Hospital5.7 miles
Plymouth Hoe6.1 miles
Boringdon Park Golf Club6.3 miles
Plymouth University6.4 miles
The School Of Marine Science and Engineering6.4 miles
Plymouth Pavilions6.4 miles
Burgh Island6.4 miles
Cathedral Church of St Mary and St Boniface6.7 miles
Bigbury Golf Club7.3 miles
Restaurants and markets *
The Ship Inn, Noss Mayo Cafe/bar0.1 miles
The Ship Restaurant0.1 miles
The Swan Inn, Noss Mayo Cafe/bar0.2 miles
Co-Op Food Supermarket0.2 miles
Newton Ferrers Post Office Stores Supermarket0.2 miles
Tearoom on the Green Cafe/bar0.5 miles
The Rose and Crown, Yealmpton Restaurant4 miles
Morrisons, Plymstock Supermarket8 miles
Plymouth Fish Market Market8 miles
Treby Arms Restaurant9 miles
Totnes Market Market15 miles
Natural beauty *
River Yealm River0 miles
English Channel Sea/ocean0.6 miles
Tamar River12 miles
Burrator Reservoir Lake18 miles
Closest airports *
Exeter International Airport40.2 miles
Newquay Cornwall Airport43.5 miles
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The Swan Inn
Open for: Brunch, Dinner, High tea, Cocktail hour
Free! Free public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not needed).
- Street parking
Free! WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Freedom to eat when you want
- Children's high chair
- Dining table
- Cleaning products
- Tumble dryer
- Electric kettle
- Washing Machine
- Toilet paper
- Bath or Shower
- Private bathroom
- Free toiletries
Space for everyone to be together
- Dining area
- Seating Area
Media & Technology
Fun for everyone under one roof
- Flat-screen TV
- Socket near the bed
- Drying rack for clothing
- Clothes rack
- Hardwood or parquet floors
- Private entrance
- Ironing Facilities
Pets are not allowed.
- Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Sit back and relax
- Picnic area
- Outdoor furniture
- Outdoor dining area
- Outdoor furniture
- Spa and wellness centre Additional charge
- Fitness centre Additional charge
Food & Drink
- Wine/champagne Additional charge
- Grocery deliveries
- Tea/Coffee Maker
- Horse riding Off-site Additional charge
- Windsurfing Off-site
- Fishing Off-site Additional charge
- Tennis court Off-site Additional charge
Outdoor & View
Enjoy the view
- River view
- Garden view
- Car hire
- Express check-in/check-out
- Newspapers Additional charge
Entertainment and family services
- Kids' outdoor play equipment
- Board games/puzzles
- Board games/puzzles
- Children's playground
- Daily housekeeping Additional charge
- Ironing service Additional charge
- Dry cleaning Additional charge
- Laundry Additional charge
- Meeting/banquet facilities Additional charge
- Gift shop
- Non-smoking throughout
- Soundproof rooms
- Bridal suite
- VIP room facilities
- Family rooms
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15:00 - 22:00
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Until 10:00 hours
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Children and beds
Children of any age are welcome.
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Cot and extra bed policies
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There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.
No age restriction
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Smoking is not allowed.
Pets are not allowed.