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Guests might like to know that we feel strongly about supporting local businesses and the local economy where ever possible

Currently The Following Local Businesses Help Us :

Laundry - sent to husband & wife team at Trewellard

Housekeeping - our lovely husband and wife team used to live in the village and have now moved furthur away but continue to carry out the changeovers and maintain the garden

Electrician - Lives in Newlyn

Plumber - Lives Locally

Chimney Sweep - Lives Locally

Log Supplier - Lives Locally

Fortnightly Farmer's Market - We purchase delicious home produced food from the market held in Pendeen

We also purchase fish directly from a fishmonger in Newlyn
and support our village shop and wherever possible the other businesses in Pendeen

DOG & CHILD FRIENDLY TANGLEWOOD WILD GARDEN NEWBRIDGE PENZANCE TR20 8PL

Sunday 20th June 2021

Tanglewood Garden is a natural garden and woodland boasting four ponds across it's nine acres. The dog friendly ( please keep your friend on lead!) gardens are kept as natural and wild as possible Situated at Newbridge only 8 minutes drive from Dougal's Cottage Adults , Children and four legged friends will enjoy visiting here for sure Please go the Tanglewood Wild Garden website to make sure you bring what you need before your visit

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DOWNLOAD THE ' i Walk Cornwall' app TO FIND A ROUTE THAT SUITS YOU DURING YOUR STAY

Sunday 20th June 2021

With so many fabulous walks to choose from the doorstep of Dougal's Cottage and in the surrounding area we would suggest that you download the ' i Walk Cornwall ' app so that you can pre plan your chosen route before you arrive or of course after you arrive !

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THIS TESTIMONIAL SAYS IT ALL!

Sunday 14th March 2021

We fell in love immediately with Dougal's Cottage. Perfect in every way and the remote location gave us the freedom to explore life here at our leisure. We spent an idyllic day at Boat Cove near Pendeen lighthouse with slow cooked pulled pork wraps , tipples and chocolate. Emma swam with a beautiful seal who we named Stephan!. Sennen Cove gave us surfing and body boarding and a final night at the beach bar watching enormous rollers as a huge storm blew in. We hope to return one day and expand our knowledge of this perfect corner which we made our paradise. Emma & Nick NB The guests who left this testimonial stayed at the cottage in 2020 just before the second…

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COVID- 19 CANCELLATION POLICY

Tuesday 12th January 2021

We would like to give our guests peace of mind regarding our Covid - 19 cancellation policy . In the event of the Government preventing guests booked into Dougal's Cottage from travelling to Cornwall and occupying the cottage for their booked dates we will of course offer a full refund .

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DOUGAL'S COTTAGE HAS SEA VIEWS

Friday 18th September 2020

Dougal's Cottage has Sea Views The view from the window in the rear bedroom has uninterrupted views looking out across the field to the Atlantic Ocean! The Atlantic Ocean can also be seen from the garden

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DOUGAL'S COTTAGE IS DOG FRIENDLY

Monday 31st August 2020

Not many of us want to send our four legged friends to kennels if it can be avoided We our dog owners ourselves and know the advantages of taking our dog/s on holiday with us We accept up to two well behaved dogs at Dougal's Cottage We have a long garden and there are wonderful walks along the coastal path which runs through the village as well as two sandy beaches which are accessible in the village We do have a few doggy rules which we ask you to view before booking with us to make sure our cottage is suitable for your requirements

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PENDEEN PUBS & PLACES TO EAT IN THE VILLAGE

Monday 22nd June 2020

We are very lucky to be within walking distance of two good pubs as well as some great places to enjoy a meal in the village of Pendeen You can always hop into your car if you prefer not to walk! The New Inn- Good Food The Radjel Inn- Good Food Maria Chica's Cafe - Good Food including home made Tapas Lilian's Fish & Chip Shop in Pendeen - Freshly Fried Fish & Chips & More Trewellard Meadery- Pendeen village merges with Trewellard Serves Good Tasty Basket Style Food The Count House Cafe @ Geevor Tin Mine- Stunning Views and Good Food Including Famously Delicious Home Made Pasties

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BOAT COVE & PORTHERAS BEACH IN PENDEEN

Wednesday 1st April 2020

Not everyone knows that Pendeen has two beaches close to each other both accessible from Pendeen Lighthouse The first is Boat Cove being the smaller of the two offering a sandy cove with a backdrop of rocks The second is Portheras Beach which is a larger sandy beach Both beaches are lovely, clean and at the time of writing this are also ' Dog Friendly'

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THE COASTAL PATH RUNS THROUGH THE VILLAGE WITH ACCESS TO THE OCEAN

Wednesday 1st April 2020

The coastal path runs through the village of Pendeen giving access to the Atlantic Ocean and two beaches which you can walk to from Pendeen Lighthouse known as Boat Cove and Portheras Beach!

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