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Gaaaaahhhhhhhhh Please someone find me somewhere NICE to stay in Cornwall 1st week of August!!!!!!!

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LullyOfShallot Tue 22-Jul-08 10:37:53

It's very last minute I know & everywhere remotely nice is booked to the hilt.
Need somewhere nice ,any area of Cornwall from 1st-8th August.
Must have 2 bedrooms
I know how good you guys are at weaving magic....HEEEEEEELLLLLLLPPPPPPPPPP!

Thankyou smile

cheesesarnie Tue 22-Jul-08 10:39:24

you'll be lucky but will try!what kind of accomodation?guest house,b and b,caravan?????

LullyOfShallot Tue 22-Jul-08 10:42:16

Thanks smile

Self catering definately
& not chintzy,dark & grannyish which is all that appears to be left sad

love Charlestown,Padstow,Fowey etc etc

LullyOfShallot Tue 22-Jul-08 10:43:56

Usually book well in advance but we didn't think there was a slot to get away until that week cleared miraculously.
Have been trawling websites for 3 days

Fimbo Tue 22-Jul-08 10:49:49

Any good?

LullyOfShallot Tue 22-Jul-08 10:52:42

It doesn't link to anything Fimbo

Fimbo Tue 22-Jul-08 10:55:09

Presumably you have tried this?

Have you tried phoning Cornwall Tourist Information they may have a list of available places

piratecat Tue 22-Jul-08 10:56:03

most change overs are saturdays, and are showing as sat 2nd-sat9th aug.

Fimbo Tue 22-Jul-08 10:57:09

I don't know why the first link didn't work as working for me - anyway it is Cottages4You. Have a look at their website - very expensive though £1543.00 for the week

piratecat Tue 22-Jul-08 10:58:50

does it have to be cornwall, not devon (biased) wink

LullyOfShallot Tue 22-Jul-08 11:02:38

Yes have tried cottages4You & tourist board.
Nothing sad
Lots do have Fri-Fri but August is such a complete no no

LullyOfShallot Tue 22-Jul-08 11:04:45

Well...we go a lot to Devon & stay with friends in Dartmouth.
I absolutely love Cornwall... smile

Have considered Norfolk,I.O.W etc but for lots of reasons would prefer cornwall

LullyOfShallot Tue 22-Jul-08 11:05:36

<gulp> at 1543.00 for a week

piratecat Tue 22-Jul-08 11:06:31

ah, yes see your point, i am near dartmouth.

I fancy going here
www.motheriveysbay.com/index.htmlthis year with the tent. Had a look at it once, few yrs back.

Would a luxury caravan be out of the question?

medogsarebarking Tue 22-Jul-08 11:07:10

how about this

LullyOfShallot Tue 22-Jul-08 11:09:20

Ooooh lucky you
I lived there for some years it's beautiful smile

I dont think I can persuade dh to do camping/caravanning
We like our space wink otherwise I may go bonkers

morningpaper Tue 22-Jul-08 11:10:52

YOU ARE TOO LATE MATE

LullyOfShallot Tue 22-Jul-08 11:11:11

mdab....I've seen that
it's just ummmmmm chintzy blush & the kind of property that is left now.I'm a bit fussy blush

LullyOfShallot Tue 22-Jul-08 11:11:36

I know MP
I know sad

medogsarebarking Tue 22-Jul-08 11:11:48

just found these too

medogsarebarking Tue 22-Jul-08 11:13:30

oh, didn't look at the details there - not many in that last list are suitable.

Think you may have to widen your choice of area...

LullyOfShallot Tue 22-Jul-08 11:16:58

There are only two tho....one is a one bed + cot & the other is huge & mega mega bucks £2000 +

thanks for helping tho guys
am sure there has to be something out there

LullyOfShallot Tue 22-Jul-08 11:17:57

Hmmmmmmmmmm
Ok open to suggestions

piratecat Tue 22-Jul-08 11:18:26

www.cornishquayholidays.co.uk/Blue%20Cottage.htm

has 2 beds

sleeps 3 -didn't know how many people you has, and is available!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

piratecat Tue 22-Jul-08 11:20:41

hope you see it! it looks so sweet, and proper cornish!!

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