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Driftwood, Porth, near Newquay

Sleeps 2Sorry, No Pets1 Bedroom1 Bathroom£349 - £995 pw



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Seconds away from the beach, this cottage is set in a peaceful courtyard, and minutes away from Newquay, with Truro easily reached.. 14 open-tread steps to entrance. Double bedroom with 5ft zip and link bed (can be twin beds on request) and en-suite shower room with toilet. First floor: Beamed living room with wood-burning stove/dining room, kitchen area and slate floor. .

  • Wood-burning stove - initial fuel inc, thereafter avail locally
  • Freeview TV
  • M/wave
  • Freezer in shared external utility
  • Large decking area with sea view and furniture
  • NB: 14 steps to decking

. Note: Driftwood (TNZ) and The Stables by the Sea (TPT) can be booked together to sleep up to 6 people.

  • Elec, full underfloor gas CH, bed linen and towels inc
  • DVD
  • W/machine and t/dryer in shared external utility
  • Wi-fi
  • BBQ
  • Parking (for 1 car)
  • Cycle store
  • Welcome pack
  • No smoking

. These converted holiday cottages have been furnished to a very good standard and sit in a secluded peaceful courtyard, only seconds from Porth beach with its beachfront pub serving local ales and home-cooked food on the terrace. The Stables by the Sea (ref TPT) and Driftwood (ref TNZ) both stand detached and each have parking for 1 car and a large decked roof terrace which enables guests to enjoy an evening barbecue or a peaceful breakfast in the sunshine.

The surfing town of Newquay with its seven stunning beaches is just minutes’ away and is easily accessible on foot along the coastal path. It has many attractions which include a multi-screen cinema, leisure centre, golf course, pitch and putt course, parks and gardens. Newquay has many restaurants, cafés and shops, as well as beaches, sea fishing trips and dramatic cliff-top walks. With its beaches comes surf and surf schools, so you can try your hand at this exhilarating sport. Visit many of the local attractions, such as Watergate Bay and the fishing village of Padstow, with its many excellent restaurants. Discover the flat walking and cycling trail that links Padstow to Wadebridge and hugs the shoreline of the beautiful Camel estuary all the way along. Bike hire is available at both ends of this stunning trail. Truro the capital of Cornwall is easily reached and is a must to explore the narrow streets and enjoy the restaurants, shopping, museum, cinema and theatre for an alternative day or evening out.

Both properties provide an ideal base to explore further afield. The Lost Gardens of Heligan, the Eden Project and many NT gardens, parks and houses are close by, such as Lanhydrock House and Trerice Manor. St Ives, Falmouth, Fowey and Mevagissey are all easily reached and all provide an alternative day out. Golf, cycling, horse riding, surfing, sailing, and kayaking area all available locally. Beach 50 yards. Shop ½ mile, pub and restaurant 200 yards.

Driftwood (TNZ) and The Stables by the Sea (TPT) can be booked together to accommodate up to 6 guests.

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Top Features

BBQ
Bed Linen
Detached
Ensuite Bath / Shower Room
Internet
Luxury
Open Fire / Woodburner
Parking
Pub / Restaurant Nearby
TV
Towels Provided
Washing Machine
WiFi

Guest Comments

"The location is excellent for either spending the day there or using as a base to go elsewhere. The cottage was clean, cosy and had everything you would need. The scones were very well received, Thanks."

Allison, September 2020

"Beautiful cottage perfect for two. Great being almost on the beach and great location for touring the coast and inland Cornwall. We went in February half term so the local tearoom was closed . Plenty of places open further afield . Would highly recommend. Our host was lovely and we really appreciated the local produce welcome pack. Thank you."

Rachel, May 2020

"Lovely cottage, owners and a cream tea welcome. Would recommend as a place to stay."

Jean, March 2020

"Beautiful cottage in the perfect location. We stayed over new year and had great weather too. The cottage has everything you need, bed is very comfortable and plenty of room for clothes. The deck area was a nice addition and would be lovely in the summer. Lovely hosts and the welcome pack and flowers were a nice touch. We spent two days without using the car as lovely coast walks in both directions directly from the beach. A lovely base to come back to after a days walking. Would recommend."

Michelle, January 2020

"Love here .... come and visit as and when we can. ! Best holiday ever. We love it"

Angela, December 2019

"This is great property for a couple who want to get away from it all, a bolt hole that has everything you could want with easy access for coastal walks.It is within 30 meters of a fantastic beach and an ideal base to explore the rest of Cornwall."

Andrew , November 2019

"We had such an amazing holiday in such a lovely cottage! From the welcome pack to the sea view, everything was absolutely perfect. Thanks so much - already recommended you to my friends and family and we will definitely be booking in the future!"

Olivia , October 2019

"This was an excellent bolt hole from which to explore Cornwall and in good weather you have the choice of the beach (literally 1 minutes walk away) or your deck from which you had a lovely view of the sea.I felt very welcome from the off with advanced communication from Tracey the host ensuring she would be there to meet me. This followed up with a lovely welcome pack and flowers. She was on hand to answer any queries to back up her informative folder within the actual cottage which itself had all you could want or need to make your stay a real home from home. Driftwood is a cottage for 2 but Tracey also showed me around the stable which is a cottage for 4 also done to the same high standard as Driftwood. You can see by the comments in the visitors book that I am not alone in giving this location a glowing recommendation"

John, October 2019

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