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Higher Tregidden lies in a secluded valley to the south of the Helford River on the Lizard Peninsula. The Lizard is unique, an ancient and mysterious place where dramatic coastline, beautiful sandy beaches and rocky coves edge the rural landscape. The ideal place to escape to for a holiday.

Cob Cottage is a beautiful, traditional Cornish cottage with thick walls, beamed ceilings and loads of character. It is a real homely and cosy place to stay.

Both the cottages at Higher Tregidden have their own outside spaces, but guests are welcome to explore and enjoy the surroundings. There are seven acres to explore including a meadow, orchard and woodland. It is great for children to run around! The Owner also has a large pizza oven and will fire it up on arrangement.
There is also a
fire pit which you can enjoy sitting around in the evenings. There is a large games room complete with table tennis table, a TV for playing DVD's and a wood burner.

Accommodation
Ground Floor: Open plan accommodation with beamed ceilings. The living area has two comfortable sofas, coffee table and side furniture. The dining area has a table & chairs for six. There is a well equipped kitchen.
First Floor: Large double bedroom with 4'6" bed. Twin bedroom and children's bunk room. All the bedrooms have built in wardrobes. The bathroom has a bath with over bath shower, WC and basin.
Exterior: There is a garden area with furniture. Please note that, although the garden is enclosed with the gates shut, the walls are approximately only 3' high. A BBQ is available.

Facilities & Services
Heating is via central heating. The kitchen is well equipped and has an electric oven & hob, kettle, toaster, microwave, fridge and dishwasher. There is a shared (with the next door cottage) separate utility room with a freezer, washing machine and tumble dryer. The sitting area has a flatscreen, digital Freeview TV & DVD player with CD & Radio. WiFi is available at the property. There is a cot & high chair.

Miscellaneous
Electricity, heating, bed linen and towels are all included. There is parking available for up to 2 vehicles but there is more parking available upon request. Up to 2 well behaved dogs are permitted at the small additional cost of £25 per dog / per week, but please remember that you cannot leave your dogs unattended at the property alone.

General Booking Information

Arrival / Departure is normally a Friday.
Short breaks are available during quieter periods.
£200 pre authorised to your credit / debit card as a security deposit is required.
Discounts available for couples staying for 7 nights outside the peak season, using one room only.

More information can be found on the Owners website at www.higher-tregidden.co.uk

There is a good pub - the Prince of Wales at Newtown, just over a mile away or a 20 minute walk, plus more pubs in nearby St Keverne, Coverack and at stunning Cadgwith Cove. There are large supermarkets in Helston and good shopping further afield in Falmouth and Truro.


Coverack has a traditional working harbour, a general store, Internet Cafe, friendly pub and several eating establishments. There are many other beautiful villages to discover around the Lizard such as St Keverne, Porthallow, Manaccan, Helford and Gweek, all with excellent pubs. There is a brewery at Coverack for beer lovers! There are a number of good eating establishments dotted around the peninsula. "South" at Manaccan is a good find, plus "New Yard" at Trelowarren, "Kota" and "Amelie's" at Porthleven, not to mention the inevitable Cornish pasties - Leggy's in Ruan Minor or the famous Ann's Pasties at Lizard.

The Lizard is an 'Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty' and has some spectacular coastal walks. It is England's most southerly point and the highlights include early Spring flowers, the Lizard lighthouse, swimming and surfing from sandy beaches, delightful fishing coves, sailing on the Helford river, heather covered moors in Autumn, open gardens and National Trust areas, pretty harbour lights at Christmas, friendly pubs and good, fresh, local food! There are loads of places to visit and highlights include Lizard Point, walks along the coastal path, a visit to Trelowarren Estate, the fascinating Goonhilly Earth Station, Flambards is great for the kids and you can step into Cornwall's mining heritage at the Poldark Mine.
There are so many activities to choose from locally. You can take a boat trip across the beautiful Helford River and explore the gardens at Trebah. There are sea fishing trips from Porthleven. There is great diving on the Manacles and coasteering is available for the really adventurous. The Lizard is home to the Cornish Chough if you like a spot of bird-watching. The coastline has many pretty coves and beaches to discover, but you can find great surf at Porthleven or Loe Bar.

3.5

Out Of Five

Recommended

Cleanliness: 4

Service and Staff: 5

Comfort: 3

Condition: 3

Location: 3

Value For Money: 3

Review Date:2017-06-25

Guest from Ascot stayed for 3 nights.

Lovely location , nice owner.

Cob cottage is a lovely located cute cottage. Tucked away in a quiet location near Lizard. Very friendly and helpful owner. Really nice cottage, however with some small improvements could be absolutely excellent. It was well equipped too. But small things like newer towels and maybe TV's in the bedrooms would make it much more comfortable. There were only two of us and the dogs but it sleeps 6. But with 1 bathroom and only two small sofas I think it might be really cramped with that number. I think if I owned the place id have two double beds and one single, or if I fancied really going to town id put an en-suite in the main bedroom. I think the cottage would actually achieve a higher price. It was also a bit confusing with parking and gardens as there seems to be 3 cottages with communal areas. It was fine when we were there but not sure if it was full that it would be private enough for me. I don't remember seeing that explained in the advert. However, all that said Cob cottage is a lovely quaint cottage, and I would recommend it without hesitation. I think it might suit families with small children more so than grown ups maybe. And importantly the owner was a really nice guy. I hope Cornwall cottages and the owner see this as constructive criticism rather than just criticism..

Reply from simon lethbridge

We thank you for providing your comments and thought it would be helpful to provide a response. As you know we are situated in an area of outstanding natural beauty in a location which provides complete peace and tranquility. We have two holiday cottages (not three) each of which has its own area of garden with abundant flowers and trees as well as tables and chairs.The cottages are converted from ancient farm buildings and designed so that they have complete privacy with neither overlooked by the other. We have a designated parking area shared by both cottages and additional parking is available as needed and to date this has not been an issue for any guests. We pride ourselves on the quality of our linen and towels which are all sourced from John Lewis. Our record for cleanliness, condition, comfort and value for money is very good. We are sorry that the use of space did not meet with your taste but Cob Cottage has charmed many visitors including many families of five and six - recent comments have included - 'charming', 'idyllic', 'superbly clean and well laid out', 'delightful' etc and we have a very full and complimentary visitor book and an impressive list of returning guests. Your idea about a TV in each room is appreciated but really people come here for its beauty and peace - although I wonder if you and your daughter actually used the upper barn play room area that has a huge monitor and sound system and DVD set up Although we were very surprised at your review as we had parted so amicably and you had said you were likely to return we take all constructive criticism positively You and yours would, of course, be most welcome any time All best

4.2

Out Of Five

Recommended

Cleanliness: 3

Service and Staff: 5

Comfort: 4

Condition: 4

Location: 5

Value For Money: 4

Review Date:2017-05-02

Guest from Neckargemünd stayed for 7 nights.

beautiful surroundings

we loved our stay at Cob Cottage; enough space for children, lovely dogs and donkeys; beautiful gardens, quietness, just 20 min drive to Helston, lovely beaches 10 min drive

5

Out Of Five

Recommended

Cleanliness: 5

Service and Staff: 5

Comfort: 5

Condition: 5

Location: 5

Value For Money: 5

Review Date:2016-11-23

Guest from Budleigh Salterton stayed for 3 nights.

A quick weekend break to recharge the batteries and enjoy the gorgeous Lizard again!

We love Higher Tregidden, tucked away in a beautiful hamlet its perfect for getting away from it all and chilling out on the Lizard. A fab barn and great host Simon. A perfect stay, 10/10. We will definitely be going back

4.3

Out Of Five

Recommended

Cleanliness: 4

Service and Staff: 5

Comfort: 4

Condition: 4

Location: 5

Value For Money: 4

Review Date:2016-09-20

Guest from Lincoln stayed for 7 nights.

The visit was more than worth it.

Oh what a magical place, Simon has truly made a piece of paradise in this wonderful part of cornwall. He made us feel most welcome, and at home instantly. I cannot stress how really lovely this place made me feel. Thank you for an unforgettable week, I wished that I had booked James for our second week, but I would never have wanted to go home if I had. Christine & Fred.

5

Out Of Five

Recommended

Cleanliness: 5

Service and Staff: 5

Comfort: 5

Condition: 5

Location: 5

Value For Money: 5

Review Date:2016-08-21

Guest from Hove stayed for 14 nights.

Thoroughly beautiful relaxing retreat

Such a beautiful place to spend 2 weeks with our family. As a family of 5 with 3 young children (8,7 & 3) you had everything you needed to enjoy a family holiday. The cottage, facilities, playroom, surrounding area was brilliant.

4.7

Out Of Five

Recommended

Cleanliness: 5

Service and Staff: 5

Comfort: 4

Condition: 5

Location: 5

Value For Money: 4

Review Date:2016-07-04

Guest from Llanymynech stayed for 7 nights.

Perfect countryside retreat

What a fantastic cottage. Very relaxing surrounding, just perfect for what we love. The kids loved the table tennis, the chickens and the playroom. We loved the peace and quiet, perfect for our 'get away from it all' holiday. The location is beautiful!! Very well equipped kitchen. Lovely comfortable and tidy cottage. We would love to return!

4.8

Out Of Five

Recommended

Cleanliness: 5

Service and Staff: 5

Comfort: 5

Condition: 5

Location: 5

Value For Money: 4

Review Date:2016-06-20

Guest from Tadley stayed for 7 nights.

Get away from it all...

Beautifully nestled in an idyllic location, this is the perfect getaway. We were blessed with wonderful weather and the opportunity to eat 'al fresco' every evening with only the sounds of the birds and bees for company. Had a go at the Kotlich, which was great fun and surprisingly effective in novice hands. Cornwall was wonderful as always....we'll be back!

4.8

Out Of Five

Recommended

Cleanliness: 5

Service and Staff: 5

Comfort: 5

Condition: 5

Location: 5

Value For Money: 4

Review Date:2016-06-19

Guest from Glasgow stayed for 14 nights.

Review

Cob Cottage is a comfortable holiday home is a wonderful location. The sound of birdsong was the only background noise we noticed, and enjoyed, throughout our two week stay there. Although it is tucked away in the countryside, the house is within reach of many interesting places and we enjoyed visits to gardens, coves, towns and villages. A welcome pack including fresh flowers, crusty bread and other local treats was much appreciated. A table tennis table on the lawn encouraged us to get some exercise to work off some of the calories, such as the delicious brownies we had with morning coffee at the spectacularly located Mullion Cove Hotel.

5

Out Of Five

Recommended

Cleanliness: 5

Service and Staff: 5

Comfort: 5

Condition: 5

Location: 5

Value For Money: 5

Review Date:2016-05-05

Guest from Stroud stayed for 3 nights.

A peaceful Haven

This Cottage is in the most perfect location if you are after Peace and Quiet. The grounds are quite simply beautiful and if you have a dog, it is heavenly as there are 7 acres for you to explore. Simon, the owner, is the perfect host offering great advice on what to see and do. Located very centrally, you are only ever a 20 min or so drive away from the coast. We had a fabulous weekend, just not long enough!!

5

Out Of Five

Recommended

Cleanliness: 5

Service and Staff: 5

Comfort: 5

Condition: 5

Location: 5

Value For Money: 5

Review Date:2016-04-27

Guest from Codford stayed for 4 nights.

A pleasant holiday spent in Cornwall

We had a very enjoyable 4 nights. Simon made us very welcome and spoilt us with a whole list of goodies on our arrival. the cottage was delightful and we have no complaints what so ever, we sincerely hope that lots of people will be renting this summer. We shall definitely be coming back and will recommend the property to friends and relations.

4.8

Out Of Five

Recommended

Cleanliness: 5

Service and Staff: 5

Comfort: 5

Condition: 5

Location: 4

Value For Money: 5

Review Date:2016-04-18

Guest from Bath stayed for 7 nights.

A fantastic Easter holiday

We had a fabulous holiday at Cob Cottage - such a beautiful place in gorgeous countryside. Simon welcomed us with some fabulous local produce, and gave us a tour and introduced us to all the animals! The kids loved the playroom, and having my sisters family stay in the adjoining cottage really made this holiday special. Simon gave us lots of advice on places to visit and good pubs in the area. We enjoyed exploring the area, and will definitely return.

4.2

Out Of Five

Recommended

Cleanliness: 4

Service and Staff: 5

Comfort: 4

Condition: 4

Location: 4

Value For Money: 4

Review Date:2015-11-01

Guest from Stratford Upon Avon stayed for 4 nights.

Lovely half term break

Spent 4 nights at cob cottage. Lovely cottage in a peaceful location. The host Simon was very friendly and helpful yet also left us to enjoy our stay without interruption. Will definately be back in the summer months!

5

Out Of Five

Recommended

Cleanliness: 5

Service and Staff: 5

Comfort: 5

Condition: 5

Location: 5

Value For Money: 5

Review Date:2015-10-07

Guest from Oxford stayed for 7 nights.

Beautiful cottage in nice rural area, with a very helpful owner

The Cob cottage is in a very quiet location with beautiful garden. There are plenty parking and playing space which is important to me, as I have a trailer and a inflatable boat. As it's at the centre of the Lizard peninsula, you can get to every little fishing villages and coves in that area within 20 minutes. And it's also under an hour drive to St Ives, Lands end or Falmouth. The convenience is the thing I like the most about it. The owner is very helpful. He gave me all the tips I need to know. He even found my phone which I thought I lost it elsewhere. Many thanks, Simon.

4.2

Out Of Five

Recommended

Cleanliness: 4

Service and Staff: 4

Comfort: 4

Condition: 4

Location: 4

Value For Money: 5

Review Date:2015-07-08

Guest from Sheffield stayed for 7 nights.

Rural Retreat

So once you find the place, (it is very remote, down tracks that don't look much like roads) you arrive a rural idyll. We had a fabulous week. A few minor issues, but a lot of added extras that I didn't expect (table tennis table, the picnic area, welcome basket...). Would happily return...now I know how to find it!

4.5

Out Of Five

Recommended

Cleanliness: 5

Service and Staff: 5

Comfort: 5

Condition: 4

Location: 4

Value For Money: 4

Review Date:2015-06-27

Guest from Harrogate stayed for 3 nights.

A wonderfully spacious cottage in a peaceful location

The title really says it all! The cottage is very spacious and comfortable in an out of the way spot on the Lizard. It is excellently equipped. The welcome pack of local goodies was a wonderful treat. Our host could not have been nicer or more helpful. One tiny suggestion - more coat hangers? By collecting all those from the other bedrooms, I could just make do and we were travelling light!

4.7

Out Of Five

Recommended

Cleanliness: 5

Service and Staff: 4

Comfort: 5

Condition: 4

Location: 5

Value For Money: 5

Review Date:2015-06-22

Guest from Preston stayed for 7 nights.

wam comfortable relaxing

Cob cottage was warm and comfortable situated in a very rural and consequently very quiet relaxing location. Whilst the kitchen was small was quite adequate. I would create much more working surface to allow two people to work there better. The bedrooms were very comfortable and the bathroom a little tired looking. The new owners have encountered some substantial problems and have overcome them leaving the more cosmetic ones still to overcome. The current owners should interact with their guests more but none of these small points would stop me booking there again

4.8

Out Of Five

Recommended

Cleanliness: 5

Service and Staff: 5

Comfort: 5

Condition: 5

Location: 4

Value For Money: 5

Review Date:2015-06-09

Guest from Maidstone stayed for 3 nights.

Lovely, relaxing, short break.

What lovely, secluded spot for a much needed, relaxing short break. Most hospitable and accommodating hosts made us feel very welcome, as did their gorgeous dogs and Puzzle the neighbouring horse. We had everything we needed and more - lovely welcome gifts and fab, comfy beds and linen. Thoroughly recommend - thanks all at Cob Cottage.

4.3

Out Of Five

Recommended

Cleanliness: 4

Service and Staff: 4

Comfort: 5

Condition: 4

Location: 5

Value For Money: 4

Review Date:2015-05-06

Guest from Redruth stayed for 3 nights.

Stunning location

Beautiful surroundings and peaceful place to relax Owner friendly and helpful and always on hand if needed Garden was full of wildlife and enjoyed our late night walk down the lane to see birds bats and toads to name a few Plenty of space for the children and dogs to play

5

Out Of Five

Recommended

Cleanliness: 5

Service and Staff: 5

Comfort: 5

Condition: 5

Location: 5

Value For Money: 5

Review Date:2015-04-08

Guest from Middlesex stayed for 3 nights.

Highly recommended.

Very comfortable cottage. home from home. Owner has made a lot of effort to make the best of the space and trying to think of everything you might possibly need for a great holiday. A great base to see local area. Walking distance to local village with good pubs/food. Can't wait to come back nex year. Thanks

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