The renowned Eden Project, the Lost Gardens of Heligan & the beautiful Caerhays Castle & gardens are all close by, as are many other gardens such as Trewithan RHS Gardens. A great base with good connections to the North Coast and its fantastic beaches. St Austell is also nearby, where you can catch a train & tour the county without the car. The historic town of Fowey once home to Daphne Du Maurier, can be reached by ferry across the bay from Mevagissey. Truro with its theatre, cinema, restaurants & great local shops is within easy reach, as are many pretty Cornish fishing villages, such as Mevagissey, Gorran Haven & Porthpean, tucked into coves along this dramatic coastline. Sea fishing or sightseeing trips can be taken from the working harbours. With off road cycle trails, numerous golf courses & fishing lakes on the doorstep, this well-appointed holiday apartment really does provide a great escape from the busy bustle of life. Beach 4 miles. Shop 200yds, pub & restaurant 300yds.