Higher Faugan overlooks Penzance, Mounts Bay and St Micheals Mount. Close to Mousehole, Minack Theatre and Lands End, it's an excellent base to tour Cornwall and the Scilly Isles. Higher Faugan Built in 1904 as the family home of renowned artists Stanhope & Elizabeth Forbes.

(founder of the Newlyn School of Art)

The north wing of the house, originally the artist studio, now comprises of 4 one room suites. these are designed for 2 but will sleep up to 4 utilising sofabeds, they are comfortably and tastefully furnished, incorporating king size beds, sofas, LCD TV's, en-suite bathrooms with bath & shower. All suites are non-smoking.


The house is in a secluded location set in 10 acres of private grounds with large lawn for guests use. Please note our location and directions on map page as some satellite navigation systems can be misleading, although not essential a car is recommended. We also have en-suite rooms which are serviced daily like the suites.

4 Suites with fully equipped kitchen areas

2 Luxury double rooms

Extensive gardens

Feature Pond and seating area

Historical setting