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  • We stayed at the Smithy in April 2019 and it far exceeded our already high expectations. Communication with Greg in the lead up to the stay was helpful and informative and Nick was on hand should we need anything but he wasn't intrusive and he leaves guests to it. It really is a wonderful getaway, it was so romantic something must of got to my boy friend because he proposed!! We look forward to making a return visit as soon as we can. Thank you so much.

    — Laura Crew & Richard Warren, 12 Aug 2019
  • Such a gorgeous place - we had a lovely few days. We'll be back!

    — Méabh, 02 Feb 2019
  • Had the best week escaping the city and enjoying the peace and quiet. Definitely will be coming back again. Thank you! P.S. James loved driving on the roads!!

    — James & Samantha, 25 Jan 2019
  • Just what we all needed. We have fallen in love with the place

    — Sam & Aide, 18 Jan 2019
  • Wish we could have stayed longer! We will be back!

    — Eileen, Ron & Barney, 09 Jan 2019
  • Our second new year spent here and another memorable visit in this idyllic location. Thank you Nick - we can't wait to come back again xxx

    — Wal & Emma, 03 Jan 2019
  • Another great stay at Okel Tor. Great fun in the village at the Tamar and Boot Inns. Merry Christmas!

    — Wendy, Janice and Tank , 27 Dec 2018
  • Came to stay to celebrate our 10th anniversary in the shadow of the tin mine. What a lovely way to mark our "tin" anniversary. A lovely relaxing stay.

    — James & Destiny, 21 Dec 2018
  • Our second visit to yokel Tor and again another relaxing and fantastic time. Tilly our Lab loves the freedom too! We had a lovely Christmas dinner at the Boot Inn, people are all so friendly. Many thanks and Happy New Year!

    — Dave & Wendy, 21 Dec 2018
  • Lovely retreat. Enjoyed the view and walk to Calstock by moonlight. Great place. Had everything we needed.

    — Ab & Rosie, 20 Dec 2018
  • Amazing views and beautiful cottage. Cannot say a bad word - just perfect!

    — Hugo & Rosie, 14 Dec 2018
  • First visit! Will definitely return - booked for 25th wedding anniversary break. Just what we were expecting - going by the pictures. Even better in the flesh. Thanks Nick and Greg

    — Kathryn & Tim, 16 Nov 2018
  • A very pleasant stay. Comfortable and fantastic location. Autumnal colours and somehow avoided worst of weather. Owls at night and a friendly badger!

    — Anne & Tim, 09 Nov 2018
  • A perfect way to spend our 10th wedding anniversary. We loved your beautiful cottage and quiet location. We will definitely return soon.

    — Jo & Andrew, 02 Nov 2018
  • What a magical place!! A perfect week away in the Smithy, so peaceful and relaxing. Beautiful walks into Calstock and Cotehole, us and the dogs absolutely loved our stay here. Will definitely be returning.

    Janet & Micky

    — Janet Rapson, 12 Oct 2018
  • Beyond expectations!! We both loved every second - will be back for more. Thanks Nick and Jess. X

    — Steve & Maria, 17 Aug 2018
  • We came across your advert whilst browsing Facebook and knew instantly it was perfect for us! Stunning views, peace and quiet all around, beautiful nature is what we were looking for. We are utterly impressed with what you have created here and loved every minute of being here!

    — Claire, Izzy and Pepper the dog, 17 Aug 2018
  • What a beautiful place! Enjoyed exploring the local area and beyond. The walk along the river to the village is easy and pretty - and further to beautiful Cotehele.

    — Mark & Kathryn, 20 Jul 2018
  • A blissful week, such a restful and carefully restored oasis of calm and tranquility. Just what we needed. Thank you.

    — Lorraine & Steve, 14 Jul 2018
  • Wonderful relaxing stay in a beautiful setting - thanks Nick

    — Judy & David, 02 Jun 2018
  • We've had another fantastic stay - the boys so enjoyed playing with the dog and walking in the woods - and what perfect weather. A true delight. Sad to leave as always - until the next time.

    — Russ, Elly, Alex & Sam, 07 May 2018
  • Brilliant weather, fantastic views in the glorious surroundings. Thank you.

    — George, Alex & Daisy, 28 Apr 2018
  • Superb! The accommodation, the view, the neighbour Nick. Yes - superb! A big thank you.

    — Bob & Janice, 25 Apr 2018



  • Unique riverside setting
  • Log fires, views, wildlife, ruins
  • AONB & World Heritage Site
  • Short walk to village with its pubs, cafe, gallery and branch line railway station
  • Near Morwellham Quay and National Trust's Cotehele
  • Pets welcome
  • WiFi, barbecue, parking
  • Suitable for car-free holidays

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