Falmouth Disabled Friendly
See below for access details of our Gyllyngvase Apartment, which has been adapted for people with mobility issues. Gyllyngvase Apartment is accessed via a large conservatory entrance with double opening doors which have a maximum opening width of 1500mm.
Unloading and Car Parking FacilitiesA tarmac driveway and paved area leads up to the main entrance of the property. The driveway has a slight incline. Individual parking bays are provided for each apartment set to one side of the driveway. Each parking bay is constructed from shingle and is 3.0 metres wide x 5.5 metres deep. Wheelchair users have plenty of space to exit and enter cars on our driveway which has a hard surface.
Arrival At Our Accessible Holiday Apartments In FalmouthAll guests will be met on arrival and escorted to their accommodation and shown all the facilities.Gyllyngvase Apartment is entered via a 900mm wide door into an L shaped hallway.All light switches in this apartment are positioned 1400mm above floor level.The minimum width of the hallway is 1100mm and it is level throughout. Flooring is of oak wood laminate design.From the hallway there are access doors to the kitchen, lounge, bedrooms and shower room, which are all on the same level.A flashing smoke alarm sensor is located on the ceiling, in the hall, near the front door.The central heating boiler control is located on the wall opposite the main apartment entrance.
LoungeThe lounge is entered via a hall which is flat and level.Door opening is 900mm.Flooring in the lounge is of oak wood laminate design.One window gives the room plenty of natural light.Two table lamps provide additional light as well as a central ceiling light.There is an L shaped sofa with non-feather cushions.An extendable dining table and chairs is provided, which can seat 6 people.Free super-fast WiFi is available along with a comprehensive array of TV services which include Netflix.
Main BedroomThe main bedroom is a large room approached from the hallway.Approach to the main bedroom from the hall is flat and level.Door opening is 900mm wide.One window gives the room plenty of natural light.Two table lamps provide additional light as well as a central ceiling light.The bed is of standard double size.All sheets and duvet covers are high quality cotton.Extra duvets or blankets can be provided on request.Additional pillows are available on request.There is wide access on one side of the bed.A baby's travel cot can be provided on request.There is short pile fitted carpet to this bedroom.This bedroom has a large fitted wardrobe and dressing table with wall mirror and light.
Twin BedroomThe twin bedroom is large with 2 standard size single beds.Approach to the twin bedroom from the hall is flat and level.Door opening is 900mm wide.One window gives the room plenty of natural light.A table lamp provides additional light as well as a central ceiling light.Access to each bed is possible via the 1100mm space between the beds.There is a radiator on the wall beneath the window.All sheets and duvet covers are high quality cotton.Extra duvets or blankets can be provided on request.Additional pillows are available on request.A baby's travel cot can be provided on request.There is short pile fitted carpet to this bedroom.
Shower RoomThe shower room is entered from the main hallway of the apartment.Approach to the shower room from the hall is flat and level.The shower room door is of a sliding type design and the door opening is 700mm wide.There is a shower cubicle, a hand washbasin and wc with a reasonable amount of floor space.The heated radiator/towel rail is just inside the door on the right.There is a step into the walk-in shower cubicle.The floor tiles are non-slip.Washbasin has single turning taps.
KitchenThe kitchen is located at the end of the hallway.Approach to the kitchen from the hall is flat and level.Door opening is 900mm wide.The flooring is non-slip vinyl.A single radiator is located on the right hand wall.Standard height kitchen floor units are fitted to the left and to the front, which include an oven, hob and washing machine.A standard fridge is provided with a small freezer compartment.There is a sink with mixer tap and right hand drainer with work surfaces to the left.Wall cupboards situated to the left side of the extractor fan.The oven has a drop down door.There is a central heating boiler located on the wall to the right of the extractor fan.The control panel for the boiler is located on the wall opposite the main entrance door to the apartment.A toaster and electric kettle are located on the work surface.Natural light for this room is provided by a reasonable sized window, which has a section that can be opened.Additional light provided by a central ceiling light.A flashing heat alarm is located on the ceiling.
Outdoor FacilitiesGuests have use of the south facing front garden, which is laid to lawn and has garden seating.Access to the garden is via the main entrance to the property.Guests have access to the rear garden, which has a small orchard with apple and plum trees. There is no wheelchair access to the rear garden.
Additional InformationOur accessible holiday apartments in Falmouth are protected by a centrally controlled fire alarm system with audible alarms and sensors on both the ground and first floors.In the event of a fire evacuation is via the front door of the apartment and then through the main entrance of the building onto the drive.Smoking is not allowed in any part of our accessible holiday apartments in Falmouth.
Contact Information For Our Accessible Holiday Apartments in Falmouth.Falmouth Bay Holiday Apartments full postal address is :-
8 Stracey Road, Falmouth, Cornwall
Falmouth Bay Holiday Apartments telephone number is :-