Well Cottage

a luxury Christmas holiday cottage in the
heart of the Cornish countryside

Herodsfoot near Looe Cornwall

01579 320147




Well Cottage is a luxury Cornish holiday cottage for 2 to 4 people just six miles from the sea and close to Looe, Polperro and spectacular Bodmin Moor - perfect for that cosy Christmas  getaway.

Christmas 2016 at Well Cottage
Cosy up in front of the log burner in Well Cottage and enjoy a perfect Christmas break in the Cornish countryside. A real Christmas tree, home made mince pies and mulled apple juice await your arrival - together with miles of moorland and coastal walking, pretty fishing villages, and traditional pubs. What could be better? And if you're worried about cooking, we can help - whether it's booking Christmas lunch at a local restaurant, or organising a meal via our delivered meal service, or sorting a grocery delivery for you, we'll do everything we can to make sure your Christmas is stress-free.

Christmas Eve - join us for a traditional candle lit carol service in our tiny local church - magical, the perfect start to Christmas
Boxing Day - the brave go for a swim in the sea - the rest of us watch!
New Year's Eve - Looe is THE place to be: fancy dress and fireworks and lots of fun.


Fantastic facilities...

-   private infra-red sauna and exercise room
-   delivered meal service -    
-   free WiFi - use of notebook PC; free phone calls -    
-   private garden and parking -    
-   and grown-up luxury: this is your chance to unwind!*      


* sorry, no children under 12 


What's On Autumn 2016 - Christmas Shopping Made Easy!

19 - 20 November Cotehele Christmas Food Fair
Stock up on all of your season's favourite meats, seafood, cheeses, spirits and puddings at this annual Christmas food fair in partnership with Taste of the West. 2 / children free

23 November City of Lights, Truro
Giant lanterns made from withy and tissue are paraded through Truro's streets, creating a magical festive atmosphere. Music, food and fun!

25 November - 2 January Eden's Winter Festival
Meet Father Christmas, go ice skating, explore our rainforest at twilight, watch live storytelling. There are lots of magical things to do at Eden around Christmas.

1 - 4 December Padstow Christmas Festival
More than 100 crafts folk and producers, 40 star chefs, and 45,000 visitors will celebrate what our town does best: food and drink. We like to showcase Padstow at its finest and this year is no exception. We’re hosting four jam-packed days of family entertainment, which you can discover more about here. From our spectacular fireworks display and Santa fun run, to chef demonstrations and Christmas workshops, there will be plenty to stir up your festive spirit.

2 December Liskeard Vintage Fayre
An annual event celebrating all things vintage. Find unusual Christmas gifts & enjoy an evening of stress-free shopping. There will be a tea room, clothing, jewellery, glass, kitchenalia, fabric and more.

3 December Polperro Christmas Market and Christmas Lights switch-on
Polperro's Christmas Lights will be switched on , with the Christmas Market on The Big Green during the day

8th December Dickensian Evening, Lostwithiel
On a dark Thursday evening in mid December, Lostwithiel lights up with its Dickensian Evening.The streets are filled with crowds who come to enjoy the old fashioned traditional Christmas experience.
The evening kicks off with a lantern parade led by the Lostwithiel Town Band, which processes up and down Fore Street. Shops in the centre of town are open late and shopkeepers dress up in Victorian garb. In fact lots of people get in the spirit and you'll see stallholders, performers and townspeople kitted out in old fashioned costumes. Choirs, bands, musicians and buskers perform throughout the evening in the street and in venues around town, singing carols and festive tunes.There's plenty of refreshments with restaurants and cafes open all night and hot food from street vendors. Of course there's lashings of mulled wine or mulled cider available too. Once the festivities finish up around 9pm, the evening continues with live music and entertainment in local pubs and clubs

9 - 11 December Fowey Christmas Market
lThis year will be the 12th Fowey Christmas Market. This popular event set on the Town Quay in the stunning location of Fowey is one of the county’s most popular Christmas market renowned for its quality. Come along for a spectacular weekend of festive entertainment, meet and great with Santa Claus, delicious artisan food and drink, along with plenty of opportunities to pick up some unique Christmas gifts from the enormous variety of high quality traders!

10 - 11 December Christmas Fair at the Lost Gardens of Heligan
This family friendly event will give you the perfect opportunity to get into the festive spirit and soak up the stunning surroundings as well as find some truly unique Christmas gifts.Visitors are invited to browse the traders' wares to find something unique for that special person – and with well over 70 stalls, there's certainly plenty on offer including food and drink produce, crafts, jewellery, art and more.

17 December Let's Wassail - Cotehele House
Get out your fancy dress, dig out your loud instruments and come and help us scare away the evil spirits in the Cotehele Orchards.  Come along to this pagan festival to scare away the evil spirits from the orchard and to ensure we have a successful crop. Why not come along in fancy dress?Wear fancy dress and bring a musical instrument (an old pot and a wooden spoon would do too).
Meet in the farmyard and parade with the troupe to the Old Orchard and Mother Orchard.


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Questions? Please call or e-mail us - Peter & Jackie Taylor, T: 01579 320147 E: stay@wellcottagecornwall.co.uk
Well Cottage, Coombe Farm, Herodsfoot, Nr Looe, Cornwall PL14 4RS

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