Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
A peaceful holiday retreat tucked away in a secluded location on the edge of Bodmin Moor, situated in the Parish of Davidstow. The Woodlands is ideal for couples and families seeking to explore this popular area of Cornwall. Ideally located to access Tintagel and nearby Tintagel Castle which are associated with the legends surrounding King Arthur and the knights of the Round Table. The village has, in recent times, become attractive to tourists and day-trippers from many parts of the world and is one of the most-visited places in Britain.
The Woodlands has access to tennis courts and tennis equipment available in the cottage for guests to use. The Woodlands is furnished to a very high standard and the décor is bright and contemporary. There is an open garden to the front and an enclosed south facing private patio area to the rear of the property.
The accommodation provides 2 double bedrooms (both with double beds).With garden furniture and a barbecue, it is an ideal setting for sunbathing, relaxing and dining. The Woodlands offers you, the perfect "get away from it all" rural escape, ideally located for exploring all the beauty that Cornwall has to offer. Guests will receive a Cornish cream tea on arrival and will find lots of information in the cottage on places of interest.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Trebarwith Strand 7 km|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||4 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Newquay, Plymouth, Exeter 50 km, Nearest railway: Bodmin Parkway 20 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 5|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private garden, Shared garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
Travel cot and high chair available upon request.
2 double wardrobes in each bedroom for plenty of storage space.
|Further details outdoors|
Patio furniture and bbq secluded patio area at the rear of the property.
Davidstow is surrounded by stunning coastal and moorland scenery within easy driving distance including Bude and Boscastle. There's Bodmin Moor with its rugged landscape and excellent trout fishing at the Crowdy Reservoir, or the beaches at Crackington Haven and Widemouth Bay. There are many sandy beaches including Bude, Polzeath and Daymer Bay and also good for surfing.
The Toy Museum and castle at Tintagel, the legendary birthplace of King Arthur, and the Heritage Coast at Boscastle are all intriguing, as is the British Cycling Museum in Camelford.
There are several golf courses and a well-established riding stables nearby. The popular Camel Trail is easily accessible or, for the more adventurous, there's micro light flying at the Moorland Flying Club! For a real taste of the Westcountry, try some famous Davidstow Cheddar Cheese from the local creamery, along with a glass of regional wine from the Camel Valley Vineyard.
With the tranquillity of the countryside on the doorstep, yet only minutes away from the rugged Atlantic coastline and wonderful Cornish beaches.
The small market town of Camelford is just a few miles away with a range of amenities available, banks, supermarket, leisure centre. Picturesque coastal villages of Boscastle, Port Issac and Tintagel are within easy reach.
For the children there are several theme parks including Creally Great Adventure Park at Wadebridge and Flambards at Helston.
***PLEASE NOTE IN ADDITION TO PAYPAL WE ALSO HAVE THE FACILITY VIA A CHIP AND PIN TERMINAL TO TAKE PAYMENTS BY ALL MAJOR DEBIT and CREDIT CARDS ****PLEASE ENQUIRE FOR FURTHER INFORMATION*****
Linen and towels provided.
25% deposit required upon booking, remainder due 6 weeks prior to arrival. £50 charge will need to added for final cleaning of the cottage (this is additional to the booking rates).
STRICTLY No smoking inside the cottage
Information on places to see and do available in the Cottage.
New - Short Breaks available (off peak times only) upon request, please email for rates and availability. Thanks
The West Country region
A great base, conveniently located for all North Cornish coastline activities. Explore Newquay, Padstow (famous for Rick Steins Restaurant - under 30 mins away), Rock, Port Isaac, Tintagel, Boscastle, Crackinton Haven, Clovelly, Widemouth Bay and Bude. Pencarrow House on the outskirts of Bodmin (20 miles away) this is a beautiful house set in huge gardens - take a picnic and it makes a great day out for the whole family.
There are lots of lovely beaches to explore on the north Cornwall coast including : Harlyn Bay, Mother Iveys Bay, Constantine Bay, Daymer Bay, Polzeath - these are all Sandy beachs with nice shallow waters ideal for the children. All within 15miles of the cottage.
We're also close to wide open moorland with its numerous rocky peaks including Rough Tor and Brown Willy, perfect for walking or riding.
The Camel Trail is easily accessed and makes for a fabulous day out. The camel trail runs from Wadebridge to Padstow and makes a great day out on the bikes (there is a bike hire shop at Wadebridge).
The nearby Crowdy Reservoir is great for trout fishing and the North Devon (EX39 1HD) and Bowood Golf Courses (PL32 9RT) are both close by for sporting types.
The famous Eden Project: Under 1 hours drive. Tintagel: King Arthurs Castle and Merlin's Cave (6 miles). Boscastle: Idyllic harbour (5 miles). Davidstow Moor/ Bodmin Moor: close by.
For very young children the Trethorne Leisure Farm is only 10 mins away and with its petting zoo, bowling, outdoor and indoor play areas, it's perfect even for a rainy day.
Cameford is 750 year old small village which has many amenities including banks, shops, restaurants - there is also an award winning chipshop and an excellent chinese. There are a few pubs and a lovely park for the children. FREE Parking for Camelford!
Look out for special events in Camelford - eg Market days and Farmers Markets etc.
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12 Aug 2013
"Great little cottage in sunny cornwall, close to beaches"
A beautiful cottage presented in a truly modern and high class way. Nesteld in the countryside in a lovely quiet setting but still close to main A30 and lovely local beaches and tourist attractions such as Polzeath beach (great for surfing and family days in the sand and rock pools), Boscastle, Tintagel, and Padstow amongst many others. The cream tea was a lovely touch and beautifully baked scones. Everything had been thought of and the cottage was so comfortable, lovely beds and great shower! (its the little things that make the difference!) we will definitely be staying again!
4 Sep 2012
Excellent cottage in an excellent location in Cornwall. The kids loved the cottage and it allowed easy access to all of cornwalls attractions. Very clean and well presented cottage that provided all w… More
15 Aug 2012
"A nice break in Cornwall"
The cottage was easy to find, in a good location, well-presented/equipped and ideal for the four of us (2 adults & 2 children - 5 & 2 yrs old).
It was nice to find scones and clotted cream awaiting us, along with milk in the fridge allowing an essential cup of tea to be brewed on arrival.
Location wise, it was within good reach for all our planned excursions and over the course of a week visits included Plymouth, Newquay Zoo, St Austell, Tintagel, Boscastle, Port Isaac, Wadebridge, Padstow (via the Camel Trail), Truro & Crealys (ideal for our young children).
We didn't do much in the way of beach visits as the weather was a bit uncertain but the highlight for us and the kids was the Camel Trail (on hired bikes) from Wadebridge to Padstow.
I'd have no hesitation in booking this cottage again or recommending it to friends.
10 Aug 2012
"Great Holiday Home, Great Location"
We stayed at the Woodlands cottage for one week late July and found the cottage in pristine condition on arrival. The house itself is compact but very well presented and modern. Both bedrooms are doub… More
21 Aug 2011
"Perfect for us"
We had a fantastic week in Cornwall and Woodlands proved to be everything we needed. Myself and my husband travelled with our 4 1/2 year old son. Although compact the cottage feels light and airy and certainly not too small. Whenever we use private UK properties I always take my own washing up bowl, baking sheets etc., through unpleasant experiences in the past! I needn't have bothered. Everything was lovely and clean and the cottage had everything we needed. We were on a budget for the week having already had a holiday in the sun earlier in the year. Every day we took a picnic out for lunch, and cooked our evening meal at the cottage. Although none of it was fine dining, it was very easy to do. The thing that I first noticed was how clean everywhere was. No dusty corners or smeared windows. The furnishings and equipment were of a very good quality for a holiday home. The area was very peaceful with no disturbances at all. Also, the owner was very patient with my constant questioning before I actually booked and was very quick to reply. If there was a negative, we could have done with an area for playing in the evenings. The tennis court is great, but was very often in use. That said, we enjoyed the holiday in Woodlands so much that we are already debating which week to book next year! Highly recommended.
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