The Chocolate Box

Area   Poldhu Cove, Lizard Peninsula

Changes  Fridays   Code  P052

£630 - £1,165 2024

The Chocolate Box, Poldhu Cove

Trewoon is situated in a spectacular front line position directly overlooking the cove and picturesque sandy beach at Poldhu Cove. Nestled in the grounds of Trewoon are three cottages; The Chocolate Box, Rest-a-Shore (Property No. 50) and By the Seashore (Property No. 53).

The grounds at Trewoon extend to some two and a half acres and run down to the cove, access to the beach can be obtained via a private gate. The rear boundary of Trewoon runs adjacent to Mullion Golf Course, the most southerly golf course in the United Kingdom.

'The Chocolate Box' is a cosy thatched gatehouse which is situated directly overlooking Poldhu Cove. It offers a very high standard of accommodation and furnishings yet retains all the charms of a period thatched cottage with cast iron radiators, exposed beamed ceilings and real wood floors and doors.

The cottage is sheltered by ancient pine and palm trees and enjoying its own lawned area and large patio from which beautiful views of Poldhu Cove and the grounds can be enjoyed. The left of The Chocolate Box's garden is edged by a series of linked fishponds and to the rear by a Cornish hedge. From the garden golfers can be seen teeing off on the seventeenth hole of Mullion Golf Course. Opposite the cottage is a large secluded grassed area beneath the trees available to the residents of The Chocolate Box.

This centrally heated and double-glazed detached cottage comprises of a well furnished lounge with an exposed beamed ceiling, has two armchairs, coffee table, LCD TV/DVD combi with freeview. Wi-fi is available in the cottage.

The lounge enjoys a beautiful view of the cove and gardens through French doors. The well fitted solid oak and granite kitchen with partially beamed ceiling, stable door and views of the Cove and gardens includes an oak dining table and chairs, an electric range cooker, Smeg fridge with freezer compartment, cafetiere and microwave. There is a small utility room which has a washing machine and  tumble dryer.

The extended bedroom with exposed beamed ceiling has an oak king-size bed, bedside cabinets, clock/radio CD player, dressing table and bookcase and enjoys views of the gardens. There is a small separate dressing area with wardrobe off the bedroom. The extended shower room is fully tiled and has a large shower cubicle with electric shower, handbasin, toilet and heated chrome towel rail.

Linen will be provided with freshly made up beds and a welcome tray will be awaiting your arrival. A selection of books and games is provided and the central heating and hot water are controllable by the guests. Private garden.

Rental includes bedlinen, electricity and central heating.

The owners regret that there are no children under 12 years of age allowed and no smoking inside this property please. Due to the nature of the thatched cottage, barbecues of any type are not permitted at this cottage.

DOGS: The Chocolate Box is suitable only for one large dog or 2 small dogs. Please check with us before booking if in doubt. Dogs are charged at £40 per dog per week.

Stay and play! Guests at Trewoon are entitled to discounted green fees from 1st April to 31st October at Mullion Golf Club.

Click in the 'Video' tab above to see a time-lapse video of a day in the life of Poldhu beach as seen from here at Trewoon.

Availability & Booking

This cottage definitely lives up to its 5 star rating because that is what it is , and stunning views over the bay , and the owner was nice and friend... more

Thompson, HULL

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Property specific pet notes: Please note, this property will accept 1 large dog or 2 small dogs. Please call if unsure.

Extras ( 2024 )

You can select these optional extras when placing your booking, some will incur an additional charge as indicated below.

Extra Available Cost
Pet 2 £40
Cot Not Available -
High Chair Not Available -
Towels Provided Yes Included
Electric Vehicle Charging Not Available -

Features & Facilities ( 2024 )


Sea Views

Internet Access

Wireless Broadband
Max Download Speed 12 Mbps
Max Upload Speed 2 Mbps


King Size x 1


Separate Shower Room x 1


Large Garden
Open Plan
Central Heating
Reserved Parking x 1
Off Road Parking


Aga / Range Cooker
Tumble Dryer
Washing Machine


Televisions x 1
DVD Player


Directly Overlooking Poldhu Beach
Adjacent to Golf Course

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Survey responses for The Chocolate Box over the last 18 months

I would recommend this property to friends and family
33 of 33
( 100% ) responded positively
The property was accurately described
33 of 33
( 100% ) responded positively
Upon arrival my property was warm and welcoming
33 of 33
( 100% ) responded positively
Upon arrival my property was clean & fresh
33 of 33
( 100% ) responded positively

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The Chocolate Box is part of the Trewoon family of cottages, the other cottages are displayed below.