Set in a quiet residential street overlooking the beautiful estuary, Sea Glass is a stunning coastal house which provides the perfect base to enjoy the seafaring town of Falmouth and the amazing Cornish Coastline. Just minutes from the centre of the town which has consistently been voted one of the best places to live in the UK, Falmouth offers so much. The historic harbour and meandering streets full of local cafés, bars, shops and restaurants, is a bustling seaside town with a jetty and quays which are always lined with boats of all sizes and ferries whch can be taken to neighbouring villages along the coast.
Falmouth hosts many of Cornwall’s most vibrant events – Falmouth Week, Falmouth Oyster Festival, Sea Shanty Festival and Falmouth Spring Festival, all a must see for visitors. Based around a thriving harbour, Falmouth is the gateway to the beautiful Fal River which runs through an natural area of beauty. The town is famous for its creative buzz with many art galleries displaying contemporary works and venues showcasing independent films and live bands. The many reasons to visit include, the fascinating maritime heritage; the Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty along the Helford and Fal Rivers – perfect for walking and family days out; water sports, boat trips running from the pier and quay, and plenty of family friendly attractions. Falmouth is surrounded by several fantastic, family friendly beaches and is known for its year round events calendar. Falmouth’s maritime legacy and coastal culture is a huge part of its charm boasting world class water sports on its sheltered waters including gig rowing, kayaking, diving and regularly hosting sailing events such as Falmouth Regatta, and the Pendennis Cup. Events Square is a large open space by the marina which hosts many festivals throughout the year including many beer and local food events. The National Maritime Museum sits on the edge of the water and is a great entertaining and educational day out for everyone.
Falmouth boasts many world class beaches dotted along its shoreline from Gyllyngvase Beach, Swanpool, Maenporth and Castle Beach. The array and diversity of water sports is outstanding from kayaking to surfing to stand up paddle boarding, and of course sailing. For the less energetic, why not book on one of the fishing boats and catch your supper for the BBQ or catch the ferries that run up the River Fal to Truro which is the county capital. Golf, cycling, horse riding and sailing are all available nearby. Beach 2 miles. Shop 600 yards, pub and restaurant 200 yards.