The Accommodation

View of the River Fowey

This Holiday Home in Cornwall sits on the River Fowey, giving you an envious position.  It has three superb en-suite double bedrooms accommodating up to 6 guests very comfortably.   Each spacious living area has a captivating view of the water and Fowey.  The Old Watch House is a very unique holiday home.   You can get away from it all here either with family, friends or just your dog!

This luxury holiday home in Cornwall has been built using Cornish slate and granite and has exposed Oak beams and floorboards. It is modern, homely and spacious and brings a perfect holiday balance with waterside tranquility.
There is a large terraced garden for family Barbecues, a pagoda and garden seating. The balcony over the water has far reaching views of the Fowey estuary with lots of boats & yacht activity. The balcony leads straight from the living room perfect for sitting with a morning coffee or glass of wine before dinner .

The kitchen is extensively equipped for creating some wonderful Cornish cuisine. Alternatively, there are several fantastic restaurants, pubs and cafes close by.

We are Dog Friendly

Holiday Home in Cornwall  – Polruan is on the South Coast of Cornwall

The Old Watch House is a stunning Holiday Home in Cornwall, on the South Coast.

We have a No Smoking Policy

It is strictly No Smoking inside and within the garden and terrace.

Accommodating up to 6 people very comfortably, it is the perfect holiday home with family or long weekends with friends.

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Kitchen & Dining Room

The main living space is a huge open planned area, with floor to ceiling windows overlooking the beautiful Fowey estuary. A large circular dining table seats up to eight guests very comfortably plus breakfast bar for two. The kitchen is extensively equipped with everything the Chef in your party will need. The Aga style oven, built in vegetable steamer and Miele Coffee maker adds a truly luxurious touch.

Living Room

Beautifully handmade sofas and arm chairs look out over the water creating plenty of seating for eight people. There are no curtains but the windows are privacy glass, enabling the view to be enjoyed in the starlit evenings with total privacy. Whilst large and open planned, the property is naturally very warm however the log burning stove will add a romantic hue to your evening. With French windows leading from the sitting area you have a perfectly sized balcony where steps lead down to your private boat mooring.


The three bedrooms in the main property are all ensuite. The master suite boasts a stunning four-poster bed and another room offers the convenience of a Zip & Link bed – making a superking or two singles. The bedroom in the Studio apartment is open planned, giving gorgeous views across the Estuary. All beds are Hypnos mattresses with luxurious 200 thread count Egyptian Cotton White Company bedding for the best night’s sleep possible!

The Studio

The separate Studio apartment is not available for hire in 2021 other than the bookings already taken.
The separate Studio apartment gives that extra bit of space – maybe for the grandparents or teenagers in your party. It is fully self contained with fully equipped kitchenette, washing machine, oven, dishwasher, ensuite bathroom, sitting & dining area and log burning stove. It is tucked up above the main property, giving views across the estuary from its own terrace area with outdoor dining.


All of the ensuites have been furnished to a superior standard with Fired Earth tiling, Villeroy & Boch ceramics and high end walk-in drench showers. The master suite has the addition of a deep spa bath. We supply The White Company towels.


Private gated terrace provides total security and privacy for family BBQ’s, the little ones playing and if you bring your dog. The flag stone terrace is beautifully appointed with shrubs, plants and trees native to the County. The bespoke garden furniture is perfect for family al fresco dining experiences giving uninterrupted views of the Fowey estuary.



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