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Areas: Lizard Peninsula, Cornwall

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Godrevy
nr Helston
Lizard
Cornwall
England

Godrevy, Lizard, Cornwall
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Rural Retreats

Sleeps a maximum of: 6

Pricing From: £355.00

In association with Trinity House, Rural Retreats is pleased to present Lizard Lighthouse. Located on the Southern-most tip of mainland Britain, the six adjacent cottages of Lizard Lighthouse present guests with dazzling scenery and coastal walks right on the doorstep. Rare and beautiful flora and fauna make this cliff top location particularly special.

The nearby Lizard Village provides shops, restaurants and a friendly pub only a short 1/4 mile distance away. Lizard Lighthouse is a fully working lighthouse, first established in 1619. The distinctive two white towers that it is known for today were built in 1751 by private entrepreneur Thomas Fonnereau, and first lit on 22 August of that year.

Trinity House gained control of the lights in 1771 and continues to look after its operation to this day. It became electrified in 1924 and then fully automated in 1998. It has a 26 mile light range and an automatic 3 mile fog signal if conditions are misty.

Please be aware, this site is open to the public for lighthouse tours. If you are interested in arranging a tour, please click here for further information or call 01326 290202.

This holiday cottage at a glance

  • Sleeps six guests.

  • Three bedrooms, one double and two twin.
  • One family bathroom and an en-suite shower room.
  • One well behaved dog welcome (small additional charge).

  • Enclosed courtyard.
  • This is an operations lighthouse with an automatic, electric fog signal. During occasional periods of fog and mist, ear plugs are provided for your comfort.

  • Parking for two cars.
  • Minimum stay of two nights.

Additional Features

  • Dazzling scenery.

  • Coastal walks right on the doorstep.
  • Electric oven/hob, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washer/dryer, microwave.
  • TV and DVD player.

  • Travel Cot and Highchair available on request

Amenities:

  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Walking
  • One Dog
  • Baby Welcome
  • Dog Friendly
  • On Site Parking
  • Pub Nearby
  • Beach nearby
  • Children Welcome
  • Welcome Hamper
Approximate Location

Map is approximate and should only be used to get a rough idea of the cottage location.

Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Lizard area.

Nearest Attractions

Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest

Landewednack, St Wynwallow's Church - 0.8 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Mullion, St Mellanus Church - 5 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Bonython Estate Gardens - 6 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Gunwalloe, St Winwaloe's Church - 6.2 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Halliggye Fogou - 7.7 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

Mawgan Cross - 8.3 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

Mawgan-in-Meneage Church - 8.4 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Helston Museum - 10.3 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Helston, St Michael's Church - 10.4 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Trebah Garden - 10.7 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

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Details of facilities are believed correct at time of publication, but may be subject to change by the cottage proprietor. Up-to-the-minute facility listings will be always presented during the booking process for your approval.



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