Whole house
1130 ft²
Ocean view
Washing machine
Free WiFi

This property is a 12-minute walk from the beach. Offering free WiFi and sea views, Thimble Cottage is a property located in St Austell.

The vacation home comes with 2 separate bedrooms, 1 bathroom, a fully equipped kitchen with a dining area, and a TV.

Guests at the vacation home are welcome to enjoy golfing and cycling nearby, or make the most of the garden.

Eden Project is 10 miles from Thimble Cottage. The nearest airport is Newquay Cornwall Airport, 21 miles from the accommodation.

Thimble Cottage has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jun 21, 2019

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Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (10.0)


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Closest beaches
  • Little Polstreath Beach

    9.0 Wonderful beach
    1,050 feet from property
  • Polstreath Beach

    9.0 Wonderful beach
    1,350 feet from property
  • Polkirt Beach

    8.5 Very good beach
    1,800 feet from property
  • Colona Beach

    7.7 Good beach
    1.2 miles from property
  • Great Perhaver Beach

    8.5 Very good beach
    1.6 miles from property

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Managed by Sykes Holiday Cottages

Company review score: 9Based on 44,792 reviews from 14890 properties
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Company info

At Sykes Holiday Cottages, we offer our customers the ability to book a huge range of over 22,000 holiday cottages to rent across the UK, Ireland and New Zealand. Each one of the holiday cottages has been personally-inspected by a Sykes Holiday Cottages property expert and is priced fairly and affordably. The diverse selection of cottage holidays in the UK and Ireland means there is something for everyone, from pet-friendly cottages and large holiday homes to cottages with hot tubs, you'll find it through Sykes. We use our 30-years' experience to match our customers with their dream holiday cottage, so what are you waiting for? Find out what we can offer you Our sister brands include Abersoch Quality Homes, Best of Suffolk, Carbis Bay Holidays, Character Cottages, Coast and Country Cottages, Coast and Country Holidays, Cornish Cottage Holidays, Dream Cottages, Heart of the Lakes, Helpful Holidays, Hideaways, Hogans Irish Cottages, John Bray, Lakes Cottage Holidays, Lake District Lodge Holidays, Lakelovers, Manor Cottages, Menai Holidays, Northumbria Coast & Country, Welsh Coast and Country Cottages and Yorkshire Coastal Cottages, and our family extends as far as Bachcare in New Zealand.

Property info

Thimble Cottage is a delightful white stone cottage based in Mevagissey, Cornwall. It has two bedrooms: one double and one twin, with a separate family shower room. Downstairs has an open-plan kitchen and dining area, with a separate sitting room. Outside has a private courtyard garden with furniture. Permit parking is available for one car. Thimble Cottage is a wonderful base for exploring all Cornwall has to offer.

Neighborhood info

Mevagissey is a village, fishing port and civil parish in Cornwall, England. The village centre consists of narrow streets housing a variety of local shops, pubs, restaurants and cafés. With the outskirts of the village surrounding the steep slopes and hillsides. Boasting a harbour built on the site of a medieval quay, with a lovely sandy beach nearby.

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What's nearby
  • Eden Project
    6.6 miles
  • St Catherines Castle
    7.4 miles
  • Tregothnan
    9.9 miles
  • Trelissick Garden
    11.5 miles
  • Restormel Castle
    11.6 miles
  • Truro Cathedral
    11.6 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Restaurant
    0 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Pub
    0 miles
Natural Beauty
  • Ocean/Sea Coast
    0.3 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Little Polstreath Beach
    1,050 feet
  • Polstreath Beach
    1,350 feet
  • Polkirt Beach
    1,800 feet
  • Colona Beach
    1.2 miles
  • Great Perhaver Beach
    1.6 miles
Closest Airports
  • Newquay Cornwall Airport
    15.4 miles
  • Land's End Airport
    40.7 miles
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Amenities of Thimble Cottage
Public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not possible) and charges may apply.
  • Street parking
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Freedom to eat when you want
  • High chair
  • Toaster
  • Stovetop
  • Oven
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Washing machine
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Toilet paper
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Shower
Living Area
Space for everyone to be together
  • Dining area
  • Sofa
  • Fireplace
  • Sitting area
Media & Technology
Fun for everyone under one roof
  • TV
Room Amenities
Extra comfort
  • Heating
Sit back and relax
  • Garden
  • Beach
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf course (within 2 miles)
Outdoor & View
Enjoy the view
  • Ocean view
  • Smoke-free property
Safety & security
  • Carbon monoxide detector
Languages Spoken
  • English
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From 3:00 PM

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Until 10:00 AM


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Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

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Crib and extra bed policies

No cribs or extra beds are available.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Mastercard Visa Thimble Cottage accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking is not allowed.


Parties/events are not allowed


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

FAQs about Thimble Cottage

  • Yes, Thimble Cottage is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Thimble Cottage can accommodate this group size:

    • 4 guests

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  • Check-in at Thimble Cottage is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • The prices at Thimble Cottage may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Thimble Cottage has the following number of bedrooms:

    • 2 bedrooms

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  • Thimble Cottage is 4.3 miles from the center of St Austell.

  • The nearest beach is 0.6 miles from Thimble Cottage.

  • Thimble Cottage offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Fishing
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Beach