Archive of: 2020
Find out prices for a short (or long) break in stunning and remote Cornwall to end 2020 on a high.
Find out more about all things techie with the low down on our super fast Wi-Fi network, bringing fantastic signal to all the cottages.
In Cornish, Allantide is “Kalan Gwav”, meaning first day of winter, centres around juicy red apples. People gave big, shiny (highly polished) red apples to friends and family to bring good luck. Local Allan apple markets were commonly held before the big day.
So, after careful (and sad) review of the inventory in light of recent events, this is what the cottages now contain. We have put this list together to help guests with what they do and don’t need to pack. Do get in touch if you have any questions.
Many Cornish Beaches have seasonal restrictions banning dogs, usually from Easter Day or March until 1st October, with signs like the one below at the entrance to the beach. Some ban during the day but allow dogs in the early morning (before 7 or 8 depending) and late evening (usually after 7) - the sign will specify. And most beaches are dog friendly out of season.
We wish to reassure everyone we are doing everything we possibly can to make safe and enjoyable stays possible. We have put together some information below that we hope will give guests more information regarding their holiday. We are following guidance from the UK Government and the Professional Association of Self Caterers (PASC) are excited to welcome everyone back as soon as possible. We are lucky to be in a remote area of the country where social distancing is extremely easy, and we encourage our guests to explore the great outdoors. Below is a brief list of what to expect when you get to Coombe Farm Cottages.
How to make your very own elderflower cordial. In early June the Cornish countryside is brimming with beautiful, colourful wildflowers. One of the most fragrant is the elderflower, which can be found growing wild on trees all over our beautiful county. It’s many delicate white blooms are not only pretty, they can be picked and transformed into a delicous and refreshing drink.
Guest Information - please read this for information about the swimming pool