Guest Reviews

Lovely cottage in a great location

5.0 rating

Another great week spent at Melbourne Cottage.
This cottage is very well appointed and comfortable. It is in a perfect position to enjoy a quiet break in fantastic Boscastle with easy access to Forrabury and The Stitches to then walk down to the end of the picturesque and unique harbour from where you can enjoy the excellent eating and drinking options of the village.
The excellent Napoleon Inn is only 5 minutes (flat) walk away from the cottage too!
Highly recommend.

Brian, Yolande and Ragnar

Beautiful Cottage In A Charming Location.

5.0 rating

Melbourne Cottage is the most delightful cottage that we have ever had the pleasure to stay in. Situated in the quaint harbour village of Boscastle, the view from the front garden is breathtaking. The cottage itself is wonderfully clean and welcoming, equipped with everything that you need for a relaxing holiday. The location is perfect to explore Cornwall from and the cottage is a cosy retreat to return back to at the end of a busy day. We loved it so much we are returning next year, Thank you so much.

Mani Parkes

Home frome Home

5.0 rating

We went back to Melbourne cottage this year just after Covid 19 allowed us. We felt totally happy going there knowing how well kept and clean the owners keep the cottage. Its in a wonderful location at the top of Boscastle village and just down from the coastal foot path. Its always feel like I am coming home when I stay there and always look forward to returning.

Kim Hadland

Love Melbourne Cottage, Love Boscastle

5.0 rating

It’s an excellent well equipped and very comfortable space, and the outside sitting area gets the sun all day – we had breakfast and supper out there. Fab! Melbourne Cottage is in an excellent location a little distance from the busy tourist part of Boscastle, yet easily reachable. Less than 5 minutes from the coastal path and views far into the North Atlantic and less than 10 minutes walk from the untouristy local pub, the Napoleon – even quicker on the way home, as its then downhill!! Thanks so much Carole and Andy.


Comfortable, cosy cottage in a good location – An Ideal Retreat!

5.0 rating

We spent Christmas in this lovely comfortable and warm cottage and had a wonderfully relaxed week. As we’ve stayed here previously, we knew that it was well equipped and contained all that we would need but it was a delightful bonus to be welcomed by the lights of a prettily decorated Christmas tree in the window. In addition, there was milk, biscuits and a bottle of very fine Cornish Cyder waiting for us. The cottage is well situated with close access to the coastal path that leads down to the harbour, pubs and shops. We have no hesitation in recommending Melbourne Cottage as an ideal place to stay in Boscastle.

Chris & Phil Newnham, Lowdham, Notts
4.9 rating
4.9 out of 5 stars (based on 34 reviews)
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