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Caroline Dinham

Member since: 2014
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Central Falmouth, beach & town 5 min. Parking for 2 cars & child friendly garden

4 Reviews
Bedrooms 3
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 7 nights


Photos and Description of this Falmouth holiday bungalow

Bungalow in Falmouth, Cornwall, England, Central Location, 5 Minutes Walk To The Beach

This newly renovated property boasts 3 bedrooms - one of which is a large en suite with sliding doors to its own courtyard. A spacious contemporary kitchen diner and a large living room both with doors opening into the garden. A family bathroom with power shower. The spacious, sunny, child friendly garden consists of a paved dining area, lawn and delightful summerhouse. Off street parking for 2 vehicles.

The property is ideally situated just minutes from local beaches, watersports and Falmouth’s bars, restaurants, museums and vibrant independent shops. Everything you need is a short walk away.

  • children welcome
Caroline Dinham (Owner)
Member since: 2014
Call Owner
Speaks english

About Caroline Dinham

The property is our home which we are renting out for the summer holidays. We have lived here for 8 years and have gradually renovated and extended it over the years.

We love our house and garden, it's a brilliant place for a family holiday, everything is on your doorstep. We have two small children and as a result of this the house and garden are entirely geared up for children

Caroline Dinham purchased this bungalow in 2006

Why Caroline Dinham chose Truro & Falmouth

Having lived in South West London for 10 years we decided to get married and move back to Falmouth.

We chose Falmouth, basically because it's the best place to live in Cornwall. We have 3 beaches, a vibrant bar and restaurant scene and we can walk to the boat! Can't beat that.

What makes this bungalow unique

We haven't crammed in as many beds as we can do to maximise the price. The house is actually a 4 bedroom property but we have closed off one room to store our stuff in. So you get feel of a larger house as the kitchen and sitting room reflect a 4 bed rather than a 3 bed.

If you want to spend the day on the beach, have a nice lunch, a glass of wine in the garden and then walk to a restaurant, this is definitely the place for you. Sneaky lunchtime drinks are also a possibility, as you could easily stay here without having to move the car.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We have stayed at 14 Fox’s Lane in July for the past two years because it is a fantastic property in a brilliant location. We were a party of 4 adults (including elderly grandparents) and two children. The owner was very accommodating in providing us with an extra sofa bed for our youngest as it is really a property for 5 but we found it perfect for 6 as our children were only young, 2 and 5. The walk into Falmouth is flat and takes about 5 minutes, likewise the beach is an 8-10 minute walk and there is just one hill to tackle at the end, but even this is not too steep. The Gilly beach café is well worth a visit but it does get busy so allow plenty of time to enjoy it. The property itself is beautiful, equipped to a very high standard and beautifully furnished. It is light, open and the garden is an added bonus, especially if you are holidaying with children. There are even toys available for the little ones to play with both inside and out.

We really enjoyed our family holiday, which is why we have been twice and wouldn’t hesitate to stay there again in the future. This is definitely a 5 star property and if you are looking for a spacious house in a great location close to all amenities then look no further. It is a hidden gem and also has the added bonus of parking for two cars.

Ooh, can you also add in please:

Excellent value for money!
Jul 2015
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based on 4 traveller reviews

Central Falmouth, beach & town 5 min. Parking for 2 cars & child friendly garden
average rating of 4.75 based on 8 reviews

Fantastic family holuday home

  • 5 of 5

Our family of five adults and our two year old grandson have had a great week at this wonderful holiday home in Falmouth. It has everything you could wish for and only five minutes walk from a lovely beach and ten minutes into town. Lovely quiet position with a perfect child friendly garden. Very spacious and comfortable with a great selection of books, games and toys. Many thanks for letting us enjoy your lovely home.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: That's fantastic news, so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay. Caroline
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A beautiful property in an excellent location

  • 5 of 5

We have just returned from a very relaxing week in Falmouth. As a party of five adults we found the property to be extremely spacious, well equipped, light and airy. It was a real bonus to have the beach, local attractions, restaurants and shops all within easy walking distance. We had an amazing lunch at Oliver's Restaurant and spent a memorable day at Trebah Gardens (the only time we used the car), both are definitely worth a visit. We have no hesitation in recommending this property and hope to visit again next year.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for your lovely review. We would love to welcome you back next year.
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Holiday at 14 Fox's Lane

  • 4 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The bungalow is a delightful property and the location couldn't be bettered --- beach, town and railway station all within easy walking distance.

The owners were very helpful and we were particularly grateful for our initial supplies and also the toys that were left for our granddaughter to play with.

We would happily recommend this property to a friend or relative.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay. Thanks again for choosing us for your holiday.
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Lovely rental

  • 5 of 5

We had a great holiday at this centrally located house. The house is lovely and light and airy with easy access to the garden and outdoor eating. We were lucky to have fantastic weather and make the most of the outside table and chairs. Everything in the house worked smoothly. We also loved the location. We know Falmouth very well and wanted easy access to the marina, and this location was perfect for that and for town. Many thanks

  • Review Submitted: Jul 31, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay. Thanks again for being such great guests.
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Falmouth has 3 beautiful beaches all within walking distance of the property.

Gyllyngvase beach (Blue Flag with RNLI lifeguard cover) - 5 min walk. Fantastic beach cafe, volleyball net and snack bar.

Castle Beach - Amazing rockpools and a friendly snack bar. 10-15 minute walk or 5 min drive.

Swanpool Beach - 15-20 minute walk, 5 min drive. Sailing tuition, canoe hire, crazy golf and a beach cafe.


Nearest airport - Newquay

Train station - Falmouth Town, connects to Truro. 5 min walk. From Truro you can access the mainline to London or Penzance.

A car would be useful, but the close proximity of beaches and shops and restaurants mean that you will probably leave it in the drive.


Falmouth - shops restaurants & bars - 7 min walk.

National Maritime Museum & Events Square - 7 min walk.

Pendennis Castle - 25 minute walk along sea front

Ships & Castles Leisure Centre: 20 minute walk; 3 minute drive.

Truro - 25 min drive or 20 min train ride.

Eden Project - 45 min drive

Further Details:

A Tesco Express (open daily until 11pm) is a 7 minute walk on Maritime Quay which also provides a 24 cash point. Falmouth Town provides numerous banks and in-town supermarkets including Tesco Metro and Marks & Spencer. Out of town centre supermarkets include Lidl and Sainsburys at just a 5 minute drive. A 10 minute drive takes you to Penryn Asda, open 24 hours with a petrol station.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday bungalow in Falmouth, United Kingdom

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Mid Season
1 Jul 2017 - 15 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
High Season
16 Jul 2017 - 26 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
Late Summer
27 Aug 2017 - 3 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit A$402

Booking Notes:
Bookings are subject to availability. A £250 deposit is required to secure the reservation. Balance is due 6 weeks before arrival.

Changeover Day:
Our changeover day is Saturday.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday bungalow rental in Falmouth, United Kingdom

Property Type:
  • bungalow
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Town
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath (no shower) , shower enclosure
    Shower room 1 - shower enclosure
  • Family bathroom Bath, with over mounted power shower. Basin, toilet, heated towel rail. En-suite bathroom to Bedroom 1 Large power shower. Basin, toilet, heated towel rail.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 5 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 Large bedroom with ensuite shower room. Room for travel cot, patio door opening out on to a small balcony with access to a private courtyard. Bedroom 2 Twin double room. Bedroom 3 Roomy single bedded room.
  • Television
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • children welcome
Outside: We have a beautiful enclosed, level, private garden which is ideal for children. A large patio area is ideal for alfresco eating and a summer house provides a handy escape from the sun. The garden faces west and as we are in a sheltered position it is a real sun trap. Barbecue, table, 4 chairs, double swing, seesaw. The courtyard at the front of the house is beautiful in the morning and can also get very hot. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: All bed linen and towels are provided. During a fortnight stay, sheets and towels will be changed on the middle Saturday. The lawn will also be cut. During periods of hot weather we may also pop around to water the garden. Other: Open plan reading area area with floor to ceiling book cases, skylights and vaulted ceilings. Ideal as a reading area or for children's play.