The Old Watch House


West Street, Polruan, Cornwall, PL23 1PL

Tel: 07740 183450

The Old Watch House


The Old Watch House is in Polruan on the south coast of Cornwall. It accommodates up to 8 people and is family and dog friendly.

A luxurious holiday home in the heart of a gorgeous Cornish coastal village with parking and a minutes walk to a great pub, cafe and convenience store.

The house sits on the Fowey Estuary and has fantastic far reaching views of the water and passing boat-life.

From the living room balcony there are steps down to the water and a private boat mooring. Guests can bring their own boat or hire one locally.   Please ask for details. 

The property has three en-suite double bedrooms in the main house with additional accommodation for two in the separate self contained Studio within the grounds. 

Each spacious living area has a captivating view of the water and Fowey.

The large dining table seats 8 people, there is a romantic four poster bed in the master suite, outdoor garden furniture & BBQ, free Wifi and parking for one car.

We also include complimentary guest access to the local award winning Spa where our guests have unlimited use of the indoor heated pool and hot tub plus discounts on the Spa treatments.

There are 2 log burning stoves for those staying in the Autumn & Winter months.

Babies and Children are catered for and very welcome.

This is a very unique holiday home. You can get away from it all here either with family, friends or just your dog!

The foot ferry runs from the main Quay every 15 minutes and takes you across the Estuary to the larger town of Fowey where there is an abundance of high quality shops, restaurants, pubs and art galleries plus a fantastic butchers, fish mongers and a variety of bakeries.

All the main supermarkets deliver to the property adding extra convenience to your holiday.

Fowey & Polruan are conveniently located to make it easy to explore other areas of Cornwall yet being on the stunning coastline ensures you really feel like you have got away from it all.

Getting to the property involves some narrow lanes, then when on foot there are a few steps and slopes.

The property is fully equipped with everything you will need including a welcome hamper with milk, wine, tea, coffee, biscuits & sugar plus kitchen & bathroom essentials.

The mattresses are Hypnos with hypoallergenic bedding and The White Company linens. Thick fluffy bathroom towels are provided but not beach towels The beds will be made up for you on arrival.

The kitchen is fully equipped with top of the range appliances including Miele and JosephJoseph aswell as Robert Welch cutlery and Denby crockery & glassware.

The main property and the Studio apartment are non smoking.

During Easter weeks, May half term and Summer School Holidays it is a minimum 7 night stay with a Saturday arrival. June & September is a minimum 5 night stay with a Saturday arrival. February and October half term weeks are a minimum 5 night stay with Friday, Saturday or Sunday arrival.

Outside these dates we offer short breaks with any arrival day.

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Guide Prices

Number of Rooms / Units
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
The Old Watch Housefrom £850.00 to £2,900.00 per unit per week

*As a guide, prices are per room per night for hotels, guest houses, B&Bs and serviced apartments and per week for self-catering accommodation.

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.


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Opening Times

2020 (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)