Cornish Autumn Holiday

Cornish Autumn Holiday

Summer is now well and truly over and done with, but what could be better than an atmospheric Cornish Autumn holiday in the seaside village of #Porthleven, south west #Cornwall. Here at The Gables Self-Catering, we are centrally located and only a couple of minutes’ walk from the picturesque harbour. Alternatively, Walk through misty woods […]

Beaches of South West Cornwall

Beaches of South West Cornwall

It’s about time to be thinking of your summer holiday, and what better place to look than the beaches of south west Cornwall for some stunning holiday locations. The village of #Porthleven is a great place in its own right and has a lovely long beach – most of which is dog-friendly – but it […]

Loe Bar and Loe Pool Porthleven

Loe Bar and Loe Pool Porthleven

I’ve had some lovely walks to Loe Bar and Loe Pool Porthleven recently and it made a very pleasant change to be looking at Loe Bar and Loe Pool from east to west instead of doing my usual walks in the woodland on the western side of the lake. The scenery always changes, depending upon […]

August Holiday in Porthleven Cornwall

August Holiday in Porthleven Cornwall

We have just had a two week cancellation for an August holiday in Porthleven, commencing Saturday 5th August. Sadly one of our regulars has to go into hospital and we are now looking to fill those two weeks. The Gables is a two bedroom self-contained apartment situated in the heart of the fishing village of […]

Penrose Walks Porthleven Cornwall

Penrose Walks Porthleven Cornwall

Although I am naturally drawn to the cliffs in #Cornwall, in the spring you can’t beat the Penrose Walks Porthleven Cornwall. It is now early April and the bluebells are coming through, leaving a beautiful scent wafting on the air as you walk past. Penrose A few years ago, the National Trust opened up more […]

2017 Cornish Holiday

2017 Cornish Holiday

Now that winter is almost at an end – hopefully – now is the time to be thinking about your next break, and what could be better than a 2017 Cornish holiday in the beautiful #seaside village of #Porthleven. Porthleven has a long stretch of beach, a very picturesque harbour surrounded by restaurants, cafes and […]

Winter in Porthleven Cornwall

Winter in Porthleven Cornwall

I actually quite like winter in Porthleven Cornwall, and when things have quietened down and the temperature drops, I know it’s time to light the log burner in the kitchen and get nice and cosy. Even at this time of year, I still enjoy my walks, especially with the autumn colours in #Penrose woods, just […]

Porthleven Autumn Holiday

Porthleven Autumn Holiday

In a couple of weeks when the school holidays end, #Cornwall will become much calmer and quieter, so why not take a break and┬áhave a Porthleven autumn holiday with us at The #Gables #Self-Catering holiday apartment. The Gables is centrally located in Porthleven and only a 2-3 minute walk away from the harbour. We have […]

Summer in Porthleven Cornwall

Summer in Porthleven Cornwall

Well, it is getting busy and hopefully summer in Porthleven Cornwall will be a good one. It has been really hot here recently with lots of sunshine and I have had some superb walks on the clifftops. #Porthleven is a lovely place in its own right, but it is also a good base for exploring […]

Cliff Walk from Porthleven to Rinsey

Cliff Walk from Porthleven to Rinsey

I enjoyed the most beautiful cliff walk from Porthleven to Rinsey at the weekend. The weather was perfect – bright and sunny with a slight breeze. I set off from The #Gables, #Porthleven late afternoon and walked along the cliff path, taking photos as I went. Porthleven Clock Tower No matter how many times I […]