The Mount Haven Hotel: a modern luxury boutique hotel close to Penzance with some of Cornwall’s most spectacular sea views towards St Michaels Mount.
UrlaubCornwall visited a perfect holiday hotel that is a hidden gem located in Marazion close to Penzance on the south west tip of Cornwall. A unique atmosphere greets you as you enter, with the faint scent of incense that hints at the blend of Eastern culture and Western comfort that characterises what the Mount Haven offers.
The theme of East meets West continues with décor, modern and chic, which makes use of exotic treasures; tapestries from Jaipur, caskets from Bhutan and figurines from Nepal, Bali and India are displayed throughout the public areas. Care and attention to detail has created a haven from the bustle of modern living; a contemporary feel, but informal and relaxing.
Overlooking St Michaels Mount, one of Cornwall most famous landmarks; this spectacular view is shared by most of the bedrooms, the lounge and terrace a perfect backdrop to a holiday in Cornwall. The Mount Haven is conveniently located to explore Cornwall many attractions: its famous gardens, beaches and popular tourist sites with the Minack Theatre and Land’s End only a short distance away.
Bedrooms are all beautifully furnished with sumptuous fabrics, exotic art, luxury mattresses, en-suite bathrooms with complimentary hand-made organic toiletries, flat-screen TVs and fresh flowers.
The hotel restaurant showcases the best local produce, using only seafood landed on the nearby harbour of Newlyn and meat from a farm in St Just on the Peninsula. Enjoy an aperitif on the terrace watching the sun set over St Michaels Mount before your meal in the beautifully appointed dining room. A perfect Cornish Wild Bass with caramelised fennel, asparagus and Noilly Prat beurre blanc is one of the many options on a seasonally changing menu.
Discover why the Mount Haven was recently voted of the top 9 secret hotels in the world.