Charming traditional cottage
Comfortable double sofa arrangement
Take in the fresh Cornish air with the stable door
Dining table for four
Warming fireplace and TV/DVD cabinet
Country style kitchen
Modern fitted bathroom
Cozy double bedroom
Beautiful bright twin bedroom
Garden with furniture
Enclosed Garden
Nearby St Ives
1 / 12  Charming traditional cottage
2 / 12  Comfortable double sofa arrangement
3 / 12  Take in the fresh Cornish air with the stable door
4 / 12  Dining table for four
5 / 12  Warming fireplace and TV/DVD cabinet
6 / 12  Country style kitchen
7 / 12  Modern fitted bathroom
8 / 12  Cozy double bedroom
9 / 12  Beautiful bright twin bedroom
10 / 12  Garden with furniture
11 / 12  Enclosed Garden
12 / 12  Nearby St Ives

Chellew Vean

Marazion (3mls N), Cornwall
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 1
Change Sat
No Dogs
4 star
Downstairs bathroom
Enclosed garden / patio
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Beach within easy reach
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Charming Cornish holiday cottage
  • Ideally located for exploring the beautiful SW tip of the country
  • Within easy reach of  the popular seaside towns of St Ives and Penzance
  • Numerous sandy beaches like Porthmeor, Gwithian and Praa Sands are close by
  • Excellent train and bus services for getting around by public transport
  • Private enclosed rear garden
Property code: 39993

A pretty, traditional cottage close to the popular harbour-side town of St Ives on the North Coast, and with Marazion, St Michael's Mount and Penzance to the South.

Sitting in a delightful row of cottages just 1 mile from the hamlet of Whitecross, you will find the former tin miner's cottage of Chellew Vean. Located between the historic ports of St Ives and Penzance, it offers the ideal base to visit this beautiful part of the country. Take an impromptu picnic down to the nearest beach at St Ives, 6 miles away, or just drink in the warm afternoon sun from the charming little garden.

With its exposed beams and stone painted in light fresh colours, the cottage offers guests an enticing mixture of both traditional and contemporary. Step through the front door into the cosy lounge with its wood burner effect electric fire, the perfect spot to relax at any time of day. A quiet evening drink and BBQ in the enclosed rear garden will prepare you for a blissful night's sleep in one of the comfortable bedrooms - ready to face another day full of adventure.

Perhaps you'll drive the 6 miles to the picturesque harbour of St Ives. Its independent boutiques, restaurants and Tate St Ives Gallery offer visitors a unique experience as well as a chance to pick up the pretty coastal path. Enjoy the views of the enchanting St Michaels Mount from a bistro or café in Cornwall's oldest town, Marazion, 3 miles away or walk across to the Mount itself at low tide. Hop aboard the Scillonian for an exciting day trip across to the Isles of Scilly from Penzance and drive the 15 miles to visit Britain's most south-westerly point, Land's End.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 bedrooms: 1 double and 1 twin
  • Ground floor bathroom with shower over bath and WC
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Bed linen, towels, electric and gas central heating included
  • Enclosed rear garden
  • Off-road parking for one car, additional parking available nearby
  • Electric fire
  • Regret no pets 

This property is personally managed by Joseph.


From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 4 guest ratings

Overall cleanliness
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Reviewed by Morian 5th July 2019

The cottage was adequate but should be highlighted how close it is to the A30 in case any families were to rent the cottage.

Reviewed by Mary 2nd June 2019

Good personal contact with owner. Excellent base for south of Cornwall.

Reviewed by Victoria 24th October 2018

Great little cottage, cosy but with all the facilities we needed - we had a super week

Reviewed by Stephen 18th August 2018

A wonderfully placed bijou cottage, ideal for exploring south-west Cornwall. Very clean and neat. The kids welcomed the excellent wifi signal. Good facilities with the added benefit of a dishwasher. A bigger TV would have been nice but it wasn't really a problem. Would definitely recommend.

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North Cornwall

Embark on clifftop wanderings along the South West Coast Path to discover ancient myths and legends; King Arthur at Tintagel Castle, or the giant at the Bedruthan Steps. Surfers flock here to ride the famous swell that carved the dramatic coastline, and Bude and Newquay are havens for the sport. From sandy bays and beaches to the seafood delights of Padstow or thrills of Camel Creek Adventure Park, North Cornwall is brimming with things to do; trails to trek, cream teas to gobble, and adventure to be had.

West Cornwall

Let the history, romance and raw beauty of West Cornwall whisk you through time, into rocky coves and along sweeping sands to Land’s End where the UK slips into the Atlantic. Discover an oasis of flora owed to the rare geology of the Lizard peninsula. You can kayak around Godrevy Island, wander the galleries of St Ives, catch a performance at the open-air Minack Theatre, and still make it to Marazion for dinner: St Michael’s Mount makes the ultimate backdrop.

South Cornwall

Tucked away from the swell of the Atlantic pretty fishing harbours sleep, and lush carpets of greenery roll up to craggy cliffs. Discover the fishing and smuggling history in Kingsand and Cawsand, or walk the South West Coast Path from Fowey to the tiny tidal beach at Readymoney Cove. Sample local ales in St Austell before visiting Charlestown’s tall ships, the enchantments of the Eden Project, or The Lost Gardens of Heligan. From vibrant towns to secret beaches and exhilarating days out, the south has it all.

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