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5 months ago · · Comments Off on Visit England Five Star Gold 2019/20 for Holiday Homes in Cornwall

Visit England Five Star Gold 2019/20 for Holiday Homes in Cornwall

Skysail Mevagissey,  review letter from Visit England, we really couldn’t wish for better!!! and to get our Five Star Gold! again this year.

“Skysail presents to a high standard. The property continues to achieve the Five Star Self Catering quality rating and sits comfortably within the overall grading with the appropriate sectional consistency scores. Of particular note is the quality of housekeeping which once again achieves a score of 100%.

Skysail – Visit England 5 Star Gold Self Catering 2019 for Holiday Homes in Cornwall

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1 year ago · · Comments Off on Visit Cornwall

Visit Cornwall

https://www.visitcornwall.com/places/mevagissey

Mevagissey has a lot to offer, not only an extensive choice of eateries from cafes to foody restaurants, serving local mevagissey and cornish fayre and fish favourites with fresh caught fish.

Mevagissey hosts lovely shops amidst the labyrinth of tiny roads and streets  in Mevagissey  with cobbled alleyways. Cornish treats on offer include fudge, antiques, boutiques, Fatface, shoes, Boots the chemist, handmade silver jewellery, art galleries and gift shops.  Mevagissey offers mackerel and deep sea fishing trips, speedboat sightseeing rides, free museum, model railway and aquarium, the ferry to Fowey for a lovely day out or one of its other destinations.  For a lovely beach there is Portmellon where you can get a snack at the Snack Shack or hire a paddleboard, or a short car ride or coastal walk to Gorran Haven for the most fabulous beach. (here you can hire a kayak)

Or you could just spend the day on the balcony…overlooking the sea, Mevagissey Harbour and Chapel Point enjoying the lovely seaview of the South Cornish coast.

visit Cornwall is a wealth of information for travelling around Cornwall,  sightseeing around Mevagissey whats on and more to make your cornish holiday just perfect.

Book Skysail now!

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1 year ago · · Comments Off on Mevagissey Feast Week 2019 – book now! A Cornish holiday to remember………

Mevagissey Feast Week 2019 – book now! A Cornish holiday to remember………

Mevagissey Feast Week Availability! Sorry booked for this year but why not reserve your holiday for 2020 now by calling 01684 290077 Mon-Fri 9-5.

mevagissey carnival week

The Friday and Saturday are always amazing with a firework display on the Saturday evening around the harbour:

What happens?

The week-long event on Mevagissey harbour features exhibitions, food demonstrations, live music and lots of fish dishes to eat. Along with choirs and bands, flora dances, children’s entertainment and competitions, plus colourful parades, boat and raft races, a fete and a huge firework display.

How can you take part?

From early afternoon every day there is a programme of events you can take part in. There’s crab catching on the harbour, a pavement artist competition and a children’s tea for the kids, you can watch fishing boat races on the water, dance along the street in the traditional flora dance, swing your partner at the ceilidh or simply find a seat and enjoy listening to the many choirs and bands that perform during the week. The festival ends with a colourful carnival parading through Mevagissey’s ancient streets and a spectacular firework display from the outer harbour. Most of the festival events are free of charge.

Please contact us if you wish to book call Laura on 07949 024647 or Mon-Fri 01684 290077  – book online here

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2 years ago · · Comments Off on That extra special holiday..

That extra special holiday..

Skysail offers the ultimate Cornish holiday retreat, fantastic views – not to be underestimated, comfort and a touch of luxury at Skysail, marble floors, sun and dining patios, large lawn area for lounging, BBQ’s or just to enjoy the space.

Skysail

Skysail

Mevagissey offers everything on the doorstep but just the right distance to be away from the hustle and bustle of this quintessential fishing village.  The Cornish special holiday destination of Mevagissey boasts a broad selection of well established and accomplished restaurants, bistros, bars and public houses offering Five Star cuisine, local fish restaurants with British,  European and Asian food.

If you want a surprise for a Wedding Anniversary celebration, a Birthday Cake, Champagne on arrival – just ask and we can arrange all that for you!

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3 years ago · · Comments Off on Skysail Art

Skysail Art

Skysail Art..

IMG_5997As you will see at the house we love painting!

If you would like information on art courses nearby please ask, there are great courses at St Ives school of Painting and at the Newlyn School both not too far away.  You will need to book early.

Also ask about open studios in Cornwall locally, we can help.

There are lots of Galleries to visit.

Dont forget that from the house you can get lovely vistas of the sea and coast from the house and can sit in the nearby park above the working Mevagissey harbour or sketch scenary, life and fishing boats around the quayside, I’m sure you wont run out of inspiration.

Just don’t forget your easel!

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3 years ago · · Comments Off on Blazing June – the best place in the UK to be..Mevagissey Cornwall!!

Blazing June – the best place in the UK to be..Mevagissey Cornwall!!

Cocktails again!

Cocktails looking out to sea..

Mevagissey can be a fantastic sun haven in June.  The village is just getting in full swing, the fishermen are getting some of the best seasons catches, and the little cafes, bistros and wonderful restaurants are totally refreshed!

Mevagissey Feast Week! June, 2017

You can see the fishing boat race from the front 180° view balcony, and what a birds eye view because you can’t see this from the harbour.

From the 25th of June to the 1st of July is Mevagissey Feast Week, The weeklong event features exhibitions, demonstrations, live music and lots of fish dishes to eat. Along with choirs and bands, flora dances, children’s entertainment and competitions, plus colourful parades, boat and raft races, a fete and culminating in a huge firework display on the last night. From early afternoon every day there is a programme of events you can take part in.

Ferry trips to Fowey

Ferry trips to Fowey

There’s crab catching on the harbour, a pavement artist competition and a children’s tea for the kids, you can watch fishing boat races on the water,  dance along the street… endless fun, fish and music. Usually there is a charity fish auction with an amazing selection of Mevagissey caught fish!

Book here!

 Stunning Sea Views

Stunning Sea Views

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Mevagissey Feast Week 2015

6 years ago · · Comments Off on Mevagissey Feast Week 2015

Mevagissey Feast Week 2015

28th June – 4th July 2015

If you like fish you’ll love Feast Week.  Feast Week is  very special time for Mevagissey. It has celebrated the ‘Feast of St Peter’ since 1754.  It has evolved into a wonderful community event, where everyone is welcomed to  join us in the celebrations.

mevagissey carnival week

mevagissey carnival week 28th June – 4th July 2015

The feast week is predominantly  a free-to-attend event with an amazing carnival atmosphere culminating with a fireworks display.

find out more at www.mevagisseyfeastweek.org.uk

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