Cottage | 6 bedrooms | sleeps 12
Two luxury converted farm buildings in a peaceful rural setting. It is secluded yet not isolated; indeed we are only minutes from the A30 - from where one can explore Cornwall in any direction.
Goonwinnow Farm is our family home, we love to welcome families and couples for relaxing, memorable holidays. With a games room, playing field, swings, hot tub and sauna there is plenty to do for all the family.
For rainy days and evening entertainment each cottage has a selection of books, board games and jig-saws. We have a range of DVDs available on free loan. There are facilities for washing and drying wetsuits and a lockable shed for storing boards and bikes.
The well equipped kitchens make self-catering easy, but if the cook fancies a night off there are plenty of restaurants in the locality - we can book your table and taxi for you!
|Size||Sleeps up to 12, 6 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Newquay 16 km, Nearest railway: Truro 10 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
|Luxuries||Jacuzzi or hot tub, Sauna, DVD player|
|General||TV, CD player, Pool or snooker table, Table tennis, Games room|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ, Swing set|
|Further details outdoors|
Outside, the cottage has its own barbecue, picnic table, lawn area, washing line and parking for 2-3 cars.
The cottage is set in extensive 7 acre grounds providing plenty of room for exploring, ball games, kite flying etc.
There are some beautiful places to walk and some lovely quiet lanes to explore on bicycles, or on foot.
The West Country region
All that Cornwall has to offer is easily accessible from Goonwinnow, nowhere is more than an hour away! What better base to discover the breath taking coast and countryside, or to explore the gorgeous sandy beaches and quaint fishing villages?
Whether your interests lie on land or in the water Cornwall is the ideal location for walking, cycling, surfing, sailing or just splashing about in the sea.
Falmouth with its sailing and yachting is 18 miles away.
Tintagel: The fabled site of King Arthur's legendary castle set in a spectacular cliff top location
Tate St Ives: This celebrated gallery opened in 1993 and shows the very best of art in Cornwall.
It is well worth visiting the Eden Project, World-famous biome conservatories with plants from all over the world.
There are many exquisite historic buildings to visit in the region, such as Lanhydock House in Bodmin, with its beautiful gardens, and Prideaux Place in Padstow, a celebrated Elizabethan manor house.
Packed full of art shops and restaurants, St Ives is a great day out any time of year.
there is an artificial ski slope in Plymouth, one hours' drive away. Plans have just been passed for construction of a ski slope locally so maybe one day! During October-February there is an ice skating rink at the Eden Project.
Newquay, 6 miles away, is the centre of Cornish tourism and is the major surfing resort of the UK. In Fistral Beach, you can have surfing lessons for all ages.
Its just a 10 min drive to our nearest beaches of Holywell and Crantock. Perranporth is a very popular family beach, and is 8 miles from Goonwinnow. Its 3 mile stretch of glorious sand is renowned as one of the best family beaches in Cornwall.. Keen surfers and kiters will enjoy Fistral, Watergate and Gwithian beaches.
For a great family day out, there is the Crealy Adventure Park at Wadebridge. Alternatively, try the Holywell Bay Fun park for action packed fun with laser shooting and go-karts. There is also the Springfields Fun Park and Pony Centre for fun pony rides.
Newquay Zoo is Cornwall's only zoo, set in ten acres of tropical lakeside gardens. There is also a very impressive display of Cornish and tropical marine species at the Blue reef Aquarium
Play golf at Perranporth, Newquay or use the St Newlyn East 9 hole Golf Course nearby. We have an arrangement with Perranporth Golf Club for reduced green fees. For beginners there is also 12 hole golf course a mile away which does not require handicap certificates.