Villa Nostra is a modern, two bedroom, brick built, semi-detached bungalow within the grounds of Penstowe Manor Holiday Park.
It is near to Bude and the spectacular North Cornish coastline and also conveniently situated close to the borders of both Devon and Cornwall
It has its own patio within an enclosed garden to the front with a picnic bench for al-fresco dining. There are car parking spaces immediately opposite and it is peacefully situated about 500 yards (460 metres) from the main facilities of the Manor House and backs onto farm fields.
The bungalow sleeps 4 and is fully equipped to a high standard with all that is needed for a comfortable self-catering holiday, including microwave, Freeview satellite TV and DVD player. The one double and two twin beds are made up for you on arrival and a useful information pack tells you how to use all the facilities of the home and what there is to entertain you in the local area. There is a separate kitchen, a lounge and a bathroom with bath and electric shower. Heating is via electric panel heaters.
Pets are welcome in the bungalow and free of charge.
A special feature of Penstowe is the 19th century Cotswold-style Manor House set within 30 acres of parkland with a huge variety of trees and an abundance of wildlife.
You can make full use Penstowe Manor's extensive grounds, bars, shops, restaurants and take-ways, launderette and two outdoor swimming pools during your stay.
Penstowe Sports & Leisure Club offers: 2 restaurants; cabaret suite with dance floor; 3 bars, live nightly entertainment, takeaway, children's entertainment, children's club and activities, tennis, squash, badminton, amusements, big screen satellite TV and free wifi. These can be used by all guests.
Indoor sports facilities (including indoor swimming pool), sauna, jacuzzi, beauty treatments, table tennis, pool, squash, badminton, indoor bowls and tennis court usage is reserved for leisure club members. There are charges for use of the indoor pool and the various sports facilities, details of which may be obtained from the Manor House when you get there. This can be arranged on a daily basis so this is ideal for those days when the sun might not shine so brightly.
Penstowe is close to Kilkhampton village centre with its three places of worship, including the historic church of St. James, two village pubs, fish and chip shop, pizza and internet cafe (with delivery), Spar and Londis stores (both of which provide locally baked bread) and post office is about half a mile away from the villa. There is also a Chinese takeaway on the outskirts of the village.
It is less than three miles to the nearest safe surfing and swimming beach at Sandymouth Bay and Bude with its two sandy beaches and sea pool is only a fifteen minute drive away.
There are four 18 hole golf courses in the area and there is a short 9 hole course and driving range within a five minute drive.
The Cornish Coastal Route, scenic country walks, sea / lake fishing and horse-riding are all available nearby.
Kilkhampton provides easy road access to Bodmin Moor (Jamaica Inn), Tintagel the legendary home of King Arthur, Morwenstow where the Reverend Hawker wrote the words to “Trelawny”, Boscastle and other unspoilt fishing villages of the North Cornish coast. For those who wish to travel a little further, the world famous Eden Project is less than 50 miles away from the villa. There is also close car access to a wealth of theme parks where the children can have fun .
The location is ideal for relaxing on the beach or in the countryside, or for a more active holiday.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Sandymouth 4 km|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
|Pool||Shared indoor pool, Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Children's pool|
|General||CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Double beds (1), Single beds (2), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Outdoors||Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Shared indoor pool, Private garden, Climbing frame, Swing set|
|Access||Parking, Suitable for people with restricted mobility, Not suitable for wheelchair users|