Guest Reviews

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

Melbourne cottage

5.0 rating

What a lovely cottage! All our needs were catered for, even had a pint of milk, bottle of cider and cookies which was a lovely touch. Very tastefully decorated and very comfortable.

Jan and Steve Coyle

Lovely cottage

5.0 rating

The cottage is very comfortable and well equipped, has a nice patio with great views over Boscastle and is in an excellent location, just a short walk from the village, harbour, pubs and restaurants. We used the house as a base for walking the coast path and took buses, which stop nearby, to the start or from the finish points each day. For those who have a dog or who just like early morning or late evening walks (with sunsets over the sea) this is a perfect place; two minutes walk up the road there is a beautiful open space (Forrabury Stitches) with common land stretching to the cliffs and the coast path and a stunning walk down to Boscastle Harbour.

Chris and Alan Sholl

Fantastic cottage in a great position

5.0 rating

Just returned from a week in Melbourne Cottage and thoroughly recommend this very well appointed and cosy holiday home.
The cottage is in a great position for the top of Boscastle and particularly access to The Stitches and Willapark through the beautiful Forrabury Church grounds. The harbour is only a few minutes walk downhill – and a few more minutes back uphill!
A great little gem of a cottage.

Brian Robinson

Lovely cottage in a beautiful village

5.0 rating

We had a lovely week at boscastle. Lovely comfortable cottage with everything you would need. Spotlessly clean. Lovely village and walks. The dog loved it. Visited some lovely coastal villages. Hope to go back.

Fiona and Chris
4.9 rating
4.9 out of 5 stars (based on 35 reviews)
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