Cornwall Living 2018

Coastal Retreats – Our choice of Cornish getaways

Waterside Luxury

‘Pinch me if it’s real’ are very likely the first words you’ll say on arrival at Hawkes Point Cottage with its awe-inspiring views across Porthkidney beach over to Godrevy Lighthouse and beyond to the sea’s horizon. What better place to come and escape the whirlwind speeds of everyday life than to this wonderfully designed and renovated home offering all the comforts required for a restful, easy and
uplifting holiday.

There are sea views from all bedrooms, huge floor to ceiling windows on the ground floor atrium and a cinema room. Just moments from the front door is a footpath that leads you down to the soft golden sands of Porthkidney beach or around the headland to Carbis Bay and St Ives. Whether you’re a family needing all the beds at Hawkes Point Cottage, a couple of friends wishing to take some time out for each other or a pair of lovebirds wanting a taste of coastal romance then this impressive home has it all.
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Roo’s Beach

Just across the road a few metres from the sand at Porth, this beach-front property oozes character. With a fantastic retro beach-chic style, Roo’s Beach Apartment, which is situated above a stylish beachside boutique, has been imaginatively designed to take full advantage of its location. Light and very roomy, the property has a spacious balcony with uninterrupted views across the beach and out to sea. Three generous bedrooms and three bathrooms mean you can really stretch out and relax in the space and a private, secluded decking area provides an outdoor ‘surf’ shower (with hot water), surfboard racks, drying area and beach equipment storage. A handful of unique restaurants, shops and a pub are on the doorstep as well as the glorious, golden sand of Porth Beach. With the cosmopolitan town of Newquay just over a mile away this property provides give everything you need for a great holiday. 

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Situated just a very short stroll from the fantastic surfing and sandy beach at Holywell Bay and direct access onto the sand dunes from the rear garden, Moonstones is a real treat. Perfect for larger family groups, friends or couples away together, the spacious open plan design is light, bright and welcoming. The large picture windows allow lovely views over the rear terrace and garden, to the National Trust dunes and Holywell Bay Golf Club. Holywell Bay is a dog friendly beach all year round and Moonstones allows up to two well behaved dogs by arrangement, so your four legged friend can also holiday with you. Birdwatchers will love the surrounding area not only for the native Cornish Choughs recently seen in the garden, but also for the waders on the shoreline. Furnished in a contemporary style, with separate dining and sitting areas, Moonstones is a real home from home and will soon become a firm favourite. Comfortable sofas around the impressive fireplace, complete with attractive log burner and slate hearth, are perfect for cooler evenings or cosy winter breaks while the very private sunny rear garden with lawns and patio terrace area is fully enclosed and a wonderful spot to enjoy leisurely barbecues or just relax and unwind. As well as 2 local Pubs close by, there are some fantastic dining opportunities with Fifteen at Watergate Bay only 9 miles distant and Padstow with its world famous chefs, a further 12 miles. Set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with direct access to a wonderful sandy beach, miles of coastal walks, golf adjacent, horse riding and 2 separate course fisheries nearby, Moonstones really is the ideal base for a great
family seaside getaway.

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