Simon Cook's picture of Penwith moorland, faces distant Carn Galver, itself overlooking the spectacular North Cornwall coastline and Atlantic horizon: taken just a few minutes walk away from Ding Dong Cottages.

Sensational seascapes, lyrical landscapes, wild walks and magical moorland

Look here for unusual self catering accommodation in West Cornwall: Remote | Secluded | Wild.

Calendars: 2019 2020 Current Offers

Bal Cottage, The Loft and The Cabin, set on the wild romantic moorland of West Penwith in Cornwall, UK, offer unique self-catering accommodation, from which to enjoy magnificent panoramic landscapes and seascapes, across the moors or over Mount's Bay to St Michaels Mount and the distant Lizard Peninsula; discover ancient sites; relish our close access to miles of remote moorland and coastal walks, explore the wealth of glorious Cornish gardens; visit some Poldark filming locations; or just relax.

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Left to right: Bal Cottage, Ding Dong Cottage and The Loft, with Ding Dong engine-house distant right

Where we are and what we offer
Set amongst seven acres of meadow, our two cosy, friendly cottages and a cabin lie four miles north of Penzance and only nine miles from St Ives, high on a hill overlooking Mount's Bay, St Michael's Mount and the Lizard Peninsula.
The Cottages are within easy walking distance of many ancient sites, which include the iron-age village of Chycauster, The Nine Maidens, Lanyon Quoit, the Mên-an-Tol and Chûn Castle, surrounded on three sides by the Penwith Moors, which stretch all the way from Land’s End to St Ives; rediscover the natural world.
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The Loft garden and sundial

Bal Cottage
2 double bedrooms + folding bed & cot (£370 to £660)
The Loft
1 double bedroom + sofa-bed (£315 to £525)
The Cabin
Double sofa-bed + folding bed (£235 to £395)

Contact by
telephone: UK 01736 36 36 77
World: (Your country's access code) + 44 1736 36 36 77
To contact by eMail use the link at the bottom of any page'
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Seeking somewhere a little different?

There is nowhere quite like Ding Dong; it is unique in the true sense of the word! Bal Cottage, The Loft and The Cabin provide perfect bases for walking, wildlife observation, bird-watching, photography, astronomy or other outdoor activities, as well as being a secluded retreat for artists, authors or other creators, far from the bustle and stress of modern life. If you seek 'peace and quiet', you will find it here.
Not excessively modernised, the cottages are comfortable, well equipped and restful, there is no passing traffic and you may walk without limit in any direction.
Guests have occasionally walked to St Ives and back, returning tired but triumphant! And on a clear night the sky is spectacular, revealing the stars and planets without the light pollution which obscures the seeing in town and city skies.

Or write to: Douglas Cook and Jenny Wright
Ding Dong Cottage
Bal Row
New Mill, Penzance
Cornwall TR20 8XX

Ding Dong Cottages - 26 years of Unique Holiday Accommodation - 1993 to 2019

Self-catering accommodation, described by some of our many satisfied visitors as,
'in the midst of nature','a special place', 'peaceful, undisturbed'.