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Beautiful barn conversion with all modern comforts inside
A warm welcome for your holiday in this rural bolthole
Nosey neighbours!
Goregous open plan space with lovely beams and vaulted ceiling
A really well-equipped kitchen
Light and bright living space
Plenty of space to relax after exploring this gorgeous part of Cornwall
Sink into the lovely four poster bed for a great night's sleep
Pretty touches throughout
Lovely modern ensuite bathroom
Breakfast in bed anyone?
The large bathroomwith choice of shower or bath
Soak in the bath after a long day of great  walking
Far- reaching views and plenty to explore
Beautiful sunset looking over the surrounding countryside
Gorgeous Sennen beach, a short distance away
The rugged coastline at Lands End
Don't miss The Minack Theatre - great to explore whether there is a show on or not
1 / 21  Beautiful barn conversion with all modern comforts inside
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3 / 21  A warm welcome for your holiday in this rural bolthole
4 / 21  Nosey neighbours!
5 / 21  
6 / 21  Goregous open plan space with lovely beams and vaulted ceiling
7 / 21  A really well-equipped kitchen
8 / 21  Light and bright living space
9 / 21  
10 / 21  Plenty of space to relax after exploring this gorgeous part of Cornwall
11 / 21  Sink into the lovely four poster bed for a great night's sleep
12 / 21  Pretty touches throughout
13 / 21  Lovely modern ensuite bathroom
14 / 21  Breakfast in bed anyone?
15 / 21  The large bathroomwith choice of shower or bath
16 / 21  Soak in the bath after a long day of great walking
17 / 21  Far- reaching views and plenty to explore
18 / 21  Beautiful sunset looking over the surrounding countryside
19 / 21  Gorgeous Sennen beach, a short distance away
20 / 21  The rugged coastline at Lands End
21 / 21  Don't miss The Minack Theatre - great to explore whether there is a show on or not

Hen's Nest

Sennen (2mls NE), Cornwall
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Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Sat
Dogs welcome 3
4 star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Waterside views
Complex of properties
Enclosed garden / patio
Internet access
Working farm
Beach within easy reach
Romantic
Four Poster
Rustic
Parking on site / nearby
Decorated for Christmas
Towels included
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At a glance

  • Beautiful rural setting in heritage area
  • Friendly farm animals and attractive wildlife
  • Close to South West Coast Path
  • Good proximity to world famous local surf beaches
Property code: HENST

Enjoying a quiet location close to the breathtaking Cornish coast, this delightful property makes a lovely holiday retreat for a couple looking for a quiet and relaxing place to stay. Two dogs are also very welcome in this dog-friendly part of the country. A cream tea awaits your arrival and there are also some treats waiting for the dogs too. Set in the heart of the Penwith Heritage Coast, and close to the South West Coast Path, this delightful property offers fantastic opportunities for you and your four-legged friends to experience this spectacular area.

This charming single-level barn conversion retains original features including vaulted ceilings, exposed beams and oak flooring. You can relax  in the light and spacious open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner, where you can watch a movie or enjoy a romantic meal. Sliding doors lead to an enclosed garden where your dogs can exercise and you can unwind and enjoy an evening drink on the patio. The bungalow overlooks a paddock, which is home to farm ducks, hens and ponies, which you’re welcome to meet and enjoy the rural idyll.

Just 1.5 miles away is the quiet and dog-friendly Gwenver Bay, a popular but secluded surfing beach. Progo, Nanjizel and Cot Valley are just some of the other local beaches which you’re welcome to bring your dogs to (all within 5 miles). The popular Sennen Cove is just 2.5 miles away (dogs welcome between October and April). A 4 mile walk will take you to Botallack on the Tin Coast, or you could relax and enjoy a meal in St Just (3 miles). Among other dog-welcoming attractions are the Minack Theatre (5 miles), and the historic St Michael’s Mount (11.5 miles).

  • 1 bedroom – 1 double with four poster king size bed
  • 1 en-suite bathroom
  • Kitchen - oven and hob, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and microwave
  • TV/DVD
  • Electric fire
  • Off-road parking available
  • Regret no smoking
  • Beach, shops, pubs and restaurants 2 miles
  • Horses welcome at an extra charge to the owner on arrival - facilities to allow horses to stay
  • Complex of properties (Property Code: DUCKS)
  • Cream Tea on Arrival
  • This property will be decorated for Christmas
  • Arrival: 14:30 onwards
  • Departure: before 10:00, unless otherwise stated in your arrival details
  • 3 dogs allowed. Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week

Paula Hart

This property is personally managed by Paula.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 36 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Chris 25th May 2024

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Cottage was in an enviable position with beautiful views although there is access to the beach it is through farmland and then 300 steps down to the beach ,which is beautiful non the less .

Reviewed by Vivien 4th May 2024

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Hens Nest was comfortable, quiet and well-equipped. Its perfectly located for Sennen Cove, Lands End and the Minack Theatre. The cream tea was generous and very welcome after our long drive. The dogs loved their treats. We had a great time. Thank you.

Reviewed by Shirley 7th April 2024

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Reviewed by Dave 9th March 2024

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First class this was our second visit and like the first one was made very welcome. The owners are very friendly and made the whole holiday a brilliant experience would highly recommend this.

Reviewed by Julia 2nd March 2024

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The cottage is generally well equipped with everything you need. Lovely cream tea on arrival and plenty of dog biscuits for the dogs, also toys for dogs. The cottage is well placed for Lands End and Penzance, a little remote, but we did not have the best of weather and could not get out and about walking as it rained nearly everyday. Nice and warm Read moreand comfy bed. Would recommend this place. Hide

Reviewed by Terence 27th January 2024

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In a beautiful spot the scenery is outstanding the cottage is very well equipped and the dogs were made very welcome . The owners have a beautiful German Shepherd called Zak he is very gentle .

Reviewed by louise 2nd December 2023

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Lovely three night stay with our two dogs, The cottage was very cosy, comfortable bed and well equipped; beautiful location with views across the fields. Close to Sennen Cove beach and lots of walks.

Reviewed by Scott 13th November 2023

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Reviewed by Jennifer 4th November 2023

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Incredible, super relaxing! Will definitely stay again. I loved it and so did the dog. The hosts are lovely and welcoming but don't intrude. The welcome scones were the best I've ever had. I have stayed in lots of cottages around the UK and Ireland but this has been by far the best equipped holiday stay I have ever been too. I loved the little toucRead morehes, like the binoculars to watch the ocean waves in the distance and planes taking off from Land's End airport. Highly recommend this stay! Hide

Reviewed by Carl 28th October 2023

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Lovely cottage in a secluded location. Friendly owners and beautiful views over the fields to the sea. Cottage is well equipped with all the essentials and is very comfortable. In a good location for local beaches, walks and only a short distance from the main towns. Would definitely recommend staying here and also looking forward to our next visitRead more . Hide

Reviewed by Charlotte 2nd September 2023

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Thank you for a wonderful holiday in a lovely clean, well equipped cottage.

Reviewed by Supriya 26th August 2023

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Beautiful little cottage located conveniently in the Lands End area. Well appointed - they had thought of everything one could possibly need in this home away from home. The hostess was gracious and welcoming and had left us a cream tea upon arrival! We just loved the peace and quiet and the views of the Atlantic sitting on the sofa inside when raiRead morening or outside in the garden. There were horses and rabbits just outside. We hope to return to this dreamy location. We wish the owners much succes! Hide

Reviewed by Manuela 5th August 2023

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Perfect.

Reviewed by Helen 29th July 2023

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Well-equipped cottage in a beautiful location. The well-tended pots outside the front door are a nice touch - as is the pair of binoculars in the kitchen!

Reviewed by Shaun 8th July 2023

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Reviewed by Steve 17th June 2023

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Fantastic holiday and really enjoyed the week break

Reviewed by Alex 3rd June 2023

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Superb location and good value for money. Fantastic evening views watching the sun set over Sennen cove.

Reviewed by Carol 20th May 2023

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Reviewed by Brian 13th May 2023

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Lovely people,lovely.Place,would highly recommend it.

Reviewed by Paul 1st April 2023

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Thoroughly recommend this accommodation brilliant sea views horses and fields sheep , close to back garden , farm .accommodation has everything you will need to have a comfortable stay , welcomed on arrival by Beverley nice ladie , some great places to visit theatre on the rocks , sports beach short distance, st Ives , Falmouth beach closest to theRead more theatre recommend , sea views , colours from sea something you would not normally see only abroad, absolutely beautiful scenery, 1st class Falmouth Hide

Reviewed by Dave 18th March 2023

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Reviewed by Jon 13th March 2023

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Reviewed by Julie 14th January 2023

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We really enjoyed our holiday here, it was quiet and we had lovely sea views. It was very close to Sennen beach which we love.

Reviewed by Graham 23rd December 2022

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Ideal accommodation in perfect rural location for guests with pets seeking peace and solitude.

Reviewed by Suzanne 19th November 2022

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Hens nest is a homely cottage with a beautiful view across fields and a glimpse of the sea in the distance. It is a very quiet location but the area offers plenty to do without having to travel miles. We have been six times and never tire of our holidays here.

Reviewed by Jacqueline 12th November 2022

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Beautiful cottage, with lovely views of scenery and wildlife, .in a great location close to lovely towns and amenities, with plenty to see and do. A great holiday we'd love to return.

Reviewed by Carl 5th November 2022

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Stayed here a few times now. Lovely location and great accommodation. Has everything needed for a short stay. Has nice views over the fields to the sea and really quiet and peaceful. Would highly recommend and we are already planning for next year's visit. Thank you.

Reviewed by Margaret 22nd October 2022

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This property was very cosy and quite spacious. Lovely having horses in the field at the back. We were made very welcome and we had a lovely holiday.

Reviewed by Juliet 24th September 2022

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Reviewed by Justin 17th September 2022

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We had a wonderful week at Hens Nest. The owners are wonderful and the welcome afternoon tea and toys/treats for the dogs was very very appreciated. The accommodation is spacious and clean and we loved the bath. The views over the cliffs were amazing and it was only a short walk to the beach. The bed was very comfortable and it was very peaceful thRead moreere. We look forward to coming back Hide

Reviewed by June 10th September 2022

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Would not book again. Very tired, dirty shower. Not worth the money.

Reviewed by Andrew 3rd September 2022

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Lovely cottage in a quiet location but only minutes away from some lovely places. Ideal for exploring the bottom of Cornwall. Perfect for our 3 dogs. Would highly recommend

Reviewed by Michael 27th August 2022

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lovely cottage, beautiful view of surrounding fields, the sea and Lands End Airport. Sennen Cove is 8 minute drive away, good beaches, great pub, Lifeboat Station. St Just is also 8 minute drive away in opposite direction to Sennen Cove. Lands End Airport has flights to Scilly Isles, takes 20 minutes. The double 4 poster bed is very comfortable, beRead morest nights sleep for a very long while. Great time had there, our dog loved the enclosed garden, and meeting the horses in the next field. Hide

Reviewed by Tracey 13th August 2022

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Reviewed by Sarah 30th July 2022

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We had an absolutely amazing stay! The cream tea and treats for the dogs were a lovely treat to arrive to after a long drive! Fab location and lovely cottage - we will be back!

Reviewed by Sandra 16th July 2022

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Beautiful barn conversion with all modern comforts inside
A warm welcome for your holiday in this rural bolthole
Nosey neighbours!
Goregous open plan space with lovely beams and vaulted ceiling
A really well-equipped kitchen
Light and bright living space
Plenty of space to relax after exploring this gorgeous part of Cornwall
Sink into the lovely four poster bed for a great night's sleep
Show 9 morePretty touches throughout

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