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2 bedrooms sleeps 4 plus 1 infant

A beautiful stone-built Four Star Gold, Grade ll Listed Water Mill conversion, with vaulted ceilings and exposed beams, offering high quality comfortable accommodation, with modern facilities. The two-bedroom cottage sleeping 4 plus an infant in a cot, with the added luxury of a gazebo covered hot tub and 2 gardens. 

The Water Mill is a beautiful two storey cottage with original features including thick stone walls and exposed wooden beams. There are oak floors, doors and stairway and even part of the old Water Mill’s working mechanisms. It is furnished with a mix of antique and contemporary furniture, rugs, paintings and wall art.

The spacious bedrooms on the lower ground floor have super-king beds that can be split into two single beds and arranged as twin rooms. The rooms have wardrobes, chest of draws, mirrors, bedside tables with lamps, hair dryers. Bedroom 1 has a Freeview T.V. and double-glazed doors that lead out into the garden with the hot tub.


The shower room is fitted with WC, washbasin, a large walk-in shower cubicle with a power shower and a heated towel rail.


On the upper ground floor the modern kitchen is well equipped with everything you may need and includes the added luxury of a DeLonghi Dedica espresso coffee machine. There is also an electric oven and hob, a fridge freezer, dishwasher, microwave, kettle, toaster, electric blender and whisk and a dining table with four chairs. The separate utility room has a washer/dryer, iron and ironing board.


The lounge is comfortably furnished with two sofas, coffee table, lamp, bookshelf and has a flat screen Freeview TV with streaming stick and DVD player. There is a DAB FM radio with blue tooth speaker so you can connect your mobile devices and listen to your own music. There is a feature wood burning stove for those cosy evenings in. The door leads out to the upper ground level garden.

Families are welcomed and our cottage is suitable for children. For those with babies and toddlers on request we can provide items for during your stay which include a travel cot, highchair and stair gates, please see our Family Holiday page for a full list of what we can provide. On the paddock field we have play equipment for our families to enjoy including a range of swings with a baby seat, a ‘ship’ climbing frame with a play cabin below and a wave slide, football goals and plenty of grass to run around on or even play cricket and have a picnic! Our hens are usually free range, enjoying the gardens and fields, and provide eggs for our welcome baskets.

The private gardens have lawns and beds stocked with trees and shrubs, garden chairs, tables, a parasol and a picnic bench, as well as a charcoal BBQ. Perfect places to enjoy a morning coffee or to enjoy the late afternoon sunshine with a glass of wine! The private hot tub with rural views is covered by a wooden gazebo so you can enjoy even in the rain! A perfect place to relax - maybe after a day walking, exploring or surfing.


We use environmentally friendly cleaning products at East Trenean Farm and look after our gardens and land in a way as to protect wildlife. Our tap water comes from our own spring-fed borehole, which is filtered, and UV treated. So, no need to buy bottled water while here, our spring water is on tap!

The farm fields are grazed by sheep, so sorry, no dogs.

Short breaks of 3 or 4 nights and 2 night weekends are available most of the year. Low season there is a minimum 3 nights stay. Arrival days are usually Monday or Friday from 4pm. Departure time is 9.30 am except for late Sunday departures for a 2 night weekends, when available.

What's included​

So that you don’t have to unpack straight away, we provide the following in our cottages to get you started. Please remember the cottages are self catering!

  • All beds made up on arrival

  • Luxury towelling robes

  • All bathroom towels (1 hand and 1 bath per person plus extra for separate toilets) but NOT swimming towels please bring your own for hot tubs and beach along with flip flops or similar to get to the hot tub with clean feet!

  • Bathmats

  • Liquid hand soap

  • 2 toilet rolls per bathroom/wc

  • 1 kitchen roll

  • 1 sponge cloth and 1 washing up sponge

  • 2 tea towels

  • Oven gloves

  • Local Tea bags, ESE coffee pods and sugar (enough for a couple of days)

  • Milk (plenty for arrival drinks)

  • Salt and pepper mills

  • Cling film

  • Aluminium foil

  • Eco washing up liquid

  • Eco all-purpose surface cleaner

  • J cloth

  • Eco dishwasher tabs (enough for a few days)

  • Laundry pods

  • Ironing board and iron

  • Washing line and pegs

  • Bin liners

  • Kiln dried logs and kindle

  • Eco firelighters

  • Long matches

  • Cot (but NOT linen), high chairs and stairgates on request – (see family holidays page for a full list of what we can provide) - please get in touch.

  • Selection of basic toys

  • Books and DVDs

  • Board games and jigsaw puzzles

  • Christmas tree and decorations for those stay over Christmas and New Year

  • Welcome Hamper – with a selection of local produce including eggs from our free range hens!

  • Catering, private chef, ready meals - details of providers available on request. We only allow carefully selected providers on site.

  • Wifi - fast BT broadband

  • Private Hot tub 

  • Guest car park

  • EV charging point - there is a nightly charge for access, for use by staying guests only

  • Secure storage for equipment for cyclists, walkers, golfers, water sports etc (please let us know what you would like to store so we can allocate space)

  • Shared children's play area

  • Private gardens with furniture, parasol and charcoal BBQ

  • Fields to explore often grazed by sheep

  • Hens to meet and feed daily (when restrictions are not in place)

" We absolutely absolutely loved our stay! The cute, cosy cottage was perfectly positioned for exploring beautiful South Cornwall. The Water Mill was pristine, well equipped and the comfy beds gave our 8 year old his best sleep ever! The hot tub was a huge hit too! Thank you very much - perfect! Oh! - and the welcome hamper, gorgeous gardens & attentive hosts.... all appreciated."

                                                                L & A Bruce-Ball
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