Sorgente gift voucher

Book a Fortnight Special

All Friday to Friday bookings receive a complimentary full welcome tray on arrival as part of our Fortnight Special. This consists of (as minimum) a bottle of wine, Cornish Cream Tea, local newspaper, fresh flowers, tea, coffee, and milk. In addition, if you book a fortnight during July and August with a Friday check-in, you will receive a £50 voucher to use on future bookings at Sorgente. Use it yourself or give it to a friend! Valid to for 6 months (any booking made cannot […]

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The Twin bedroom with single beds - Sorgente Cornish Holiday Cottage in Penryn near Falmouth

The Twin Bedroom

Visit the Twin Bedroom at Sorgente Cornish Holiday Cottage

The Twin Bedroom of Sorgente has two standard singles with luxury mattresses, ample storage space and access around the room. The floor is in natural wood, and has been finished with bees wax, so it feels very smooth even under bare feet. With sound-proofed traditional box sash windows …

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Stairgate at the bottom of the stairs in Sorgente holiday cottage, Cornwall

Safety gates and highchair

Children and babies are very welcome at Sorgente, for this reason we provide a high chair and an infant bath in the property. However we prefer guests to bring their own travel cots for those too small for a bed. The maximum of 4 occupants in this property allows for a 5th member being 24 months or younger sleeping in their own cot. You will also need to bring your own cot linen and bedding. Sometimes in unfamiliar environments toddlers may be ocassional bed-wetters, therefore

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FLUSHING 2.3 miles/6 mins. (Bus, Car, Cycle, Walk) Flushing lies across the water from Falmouth and rumour has it that this atmospheric village enjoys the mildest climate in the country. With sandy beaches, friendly pubs, a great restaurant (The Sticky Prawn) and lush, green woodland surrounding it; Flushing is a wonderfully relaxing oasis at any time of year. Flushing Regatta Week is held annually during late July or early August, and features water-based activities such as bathtub racing, rowing, swimming and sailing races, sand-castle building

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2022 Guestbook Comments

Included below are guest reviews copied from various online sources, and directly from our 2022 guestbook (not yet complete). 04/03/2022 Pat and Graham Comment: Worked out really well as our grand daughter is at Falmouth Uni (Penryn) and we were able to have some lovely time with her. The weather could have been kinder to us but enjoyed ourselves. Thank you. 28/10/2022 Sophie Comment: The cottage is lovely and while cheese scones, clotted cream and jam is an interesting combination it was a nice thought

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Falmouth University Accommodation

Are you visiting Falmouth University and looking for somewhere to stay close by? The main campus, Tremough, is in Penryn very close to Sorgente cottage. Since December 2013 the University no longer provides information (online or otherwise) for private sector accommodation for students’ parents or families. Visiting lecturers/staff have stayed at Sorgente for up to four weeks during their short contracts, parents and families visiting their children who study there, have also returned each year. Perhaps you are attending a meeting or conference at the

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Complimentary Welcome Pack

Complimentary Welcome Pack for all 7 and 14 night direct bookings in 2024. Friday check-ins not only receive the best rates, now we also include the full welcome pack on your day of arrival to help you unwind from your journey, plus for January to March also a free sack of logs and kindling. A saving of £40. Full welcome pack includes: Wine, Cornish Cream Tea (scones, jam, clotted cream), local newspaper, fresh flowers, tea, coffee, sugar, fresh milk. For shorter stays or check-ins on

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Christmas Booking Special

Christmas booking for a full week has 10% discount if booked before end of October. Hurry! This week will not be available for LAST MINUTE deals. Complimentary bottle of bubbly along with the full Welcome Pack, plus a Christmas tree and decorations will be in place for your arrival. Christmas bookings have a minimum of 4 night stays, this offer is for 6 nights or more View more prices and book now

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Best Price Match Offer

Our Best Price offer will match any price that our other online booking agents (OTA) may quote. We will also include a full welcome pack of goodies at no extra cost. In some cases we may also be able to offer a discount too. Please contact us with the price you found with the relevant URL link (internet web page address) where you found it, plus the final quote they provided including their fees and any additional charges. * offer is for bookings with check-in

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Front of Sorgente Cornish Holiday Cottage


We cannot provide off-street private parking, but there is usually a spot directly in front of the cottage. You may occasionally have to park a little way up the hill. A polite notice is displayed, asking people to keep clear for disabled access. We have nice neighbours who respect each other’s need to park as close to home as possible. However, this is a public highway and therefore anyone may park there. There are no parking meters or time limits near the cottage. In Falmouth

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Front of Sorgente Cornish Holiday Cottage

Sorgente Holiday Cottage in Penryn, Cornwall

My sister and I needed somewhere in Penryn to stay for a week whilst sorting out family matters. So, we had not come for sea, sun and sand, but more looking for a comfortable refuge to retreat to at the end of the day. Sorgente couldn’t have been better at providing this; in spadefuls. It is the most delightful and tastefully renovated cottage. It retains old world charm with modern day comforts. The cottage was well equipped and everything, including all the linens and towels,

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2021 Guestbook Comments

Included below are guest reviews copied from various online sources, and directly from the 2021 guestbook of Sorgente cornish holiday cottage. 30/10/2021 Fam. Leveridge (Angmering) Comment: Lovely clean and modern accommodation. We really appreciated the thoughtful touches – milk in the fridge, tea and coffee, fresh flowers, wine and ingredients for a cream tea. Also appreciated the clear instructions on how everything worked, such as the rainfall shower. Alex and Sabrina were very helpful and always quick to respond to any queries. Would highly recommend.

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2020 Guestbook comments

Included below are guest reviews copied from various online sources, and directly from the 2020 guestbook of Sorgente cornish holiday cottage. 07/02/2020 Ann & Andrew (Sydney Australia) Comment: Penryn is a perfect place to stay. Great access to West Cornwall, with quiet village feel. Lovely that Alex has created such an attractive home in Penryn. We are very sad to have to leave. Definitely a longer stay next time. Suggestions: Muddy Beach cafe is only 1/2 mile walk and good coffee, food, view. Artisan shops

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2019 Guestbook Comments

Included below are guest reviews copied from various online sources, and directly from the 2019 guestbook of Sorgente cornish holiday cottage. 04/01/2019 Fam. Zerle Comment: Wir fühlten uns wie zu Hause. Sehr schönes Ambiente, einfach traumhaft! Bis später. We felt like we were at home. Very nice atmosphere, simply gorgeous! See you later. 01/02/2019 Charles and Ann-Marie Comment: Thank you for the lovely cosy cottage and amazing Welcome Pack. We made the best of our week despite the rain, hail and snow. Managing to visit

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