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Guests might like to know that we feel strongly and make a point of supporting small local businesses and the local economy where ever possible

Currently The Following Local Businesses Help Us :

Laundry - sent to husband & wife team at Trewellard

Housekeepers - Our brilliant husband & wife team in Pendeen

Electrician - Lives in Newlyn

Plumber - Lives Locally

Chimney Sweep - Lives Locally

Log Supplier - Lives Locally

Gardener - Lives In Pendeen

Decorator - 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

BORIS SAYS YES FROM APRIL 12TH SO BOOK YOUR HOLIDAY NOW!

Tuesday 23rd February 2021

We are delighted that Boris is making it possible for guests to come and stay at Dougal's Cottage from April 12th We currently have good availability We look forward to hearing from you Amanda

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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 IS AN IDEAL STAYCATION DESTINATION FOR 2021

Wednesday 6th January 2021

Dear Guests , We understand how important it is for us all to have something to look forward to in 2021 . The idea of a break or holiday has never been more appealing and is high on many people's wish list. We very much hope that the Government will make the decision to permit travel within the UK again so that those who want to go away are able to do so. Assuming that this happens we will be opening the door of Dougal's Cottage as soon as the Government allows the hospitality sector to do so. If you have booked to stay at Dougal's Cottage and the Government prevent you being able to occupy the cottage during the dates you have …

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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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