19 Glade is situated in a parkland setting with open grass in front of the chalet's terrace. which faces south west with views to the sea over Coombe Valley. The chalet is looked after by our own local caretaker and has been cared for and improved by us for many years. Our guests usually spend some days visiting such places as the 'Big Sheep', Tintagel Castle or beaches or walking parts of the North Cornwall coastal path. Kilkhampton has several useful shops including fish and chips, post office, grocers and also 2 friendly pubs.(8-10mins walk)
Penstowe Manor (250 yards) offers bar and restaurant facilites including entertainment and for those taking club membership sports including tennis, squash and use of the indoor swimming pool.
The coastal path, Clovelly, Hartland, Bude, Widemouth, Boscastle and Tintagel are all within easy reach with their wonderful views. Tamar lakes offer cycling and fishing, Bude (6m) has surfing and good swimming beaches plus a tidal pool and indoor pool, also its canal, breakwater and links golf course.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Sandymouth 4.5 km|
|Nearest Amenities||750 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest railway: Barnstaple 35 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||DVD player, Sea view|
|Pool||Shared outdoor pool (heated)|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Double beds (1), Single beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 5|
|Outdoors||Shared outdoor pool (heated), Balcony or terrace|
|Further details indoors|
There is an electric shower over the full size bath.
There are electric heaters in the living room and bedrooms
All bedlinen is provided with the exception of any required for the travel cot. Towels and tea towels are NOT provided.
£1 coin slot meter for electricity.
|Further details outdoors|
Guests may use the facilities at Penstowe Manor (membership required for use of indoor pool and sports halls) but the restaurant, bars and evening entertainment may all be used as can the shop and bars at the Stables.
The property is privately owned and upgraded frequently for the comfort of our guests.
North Cornwall has a rocky coast with beautiful sandy beaches from Sandmouth south west and rocky beaches from Duckpool to Clovelly. Both Sandymouth and Duckpool are the nearest beaches to Kilkhampton.
Bude has supermarkets and all town facilities but has the advantage of its 2 wide open beaches and tidal swimming pool plus its breakwater which is well worth visiting after crossing the canal with its sea lock. Boats can be hired on the canal and there is a museum by the canal. Surfing lessons can be booked and also many other activities suitable for the active.
Down the A39 are Bodmin Moor with good walks to Rough Tor and Brown Willy. Port Isaac of Doc Martin fame is just short of Wadebridge and Wadebridge has the Camel Trail for cycling to Padstow and Bodmin. (hire of bikes near the old railway station).
If the weather is inclement it is worth checking if a short drive can get you into sunshine as it can vary over quite short distances.
NT Llanhydroch and several other NT properties further into Cornwall.
Launceston castle, railway.
Boscastle harbour (one of our favourites)
Bude links golf course
Tamar lakes for fishing and cycling