House | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 8
This family friendly four bedroom house is situated in one the most sought after areas of Newquay. Driftwood House is built on duchy land under the supervison of Price Charles and the Duchy of Cornwall reflecting the theme of a Cornish fishing village.
Internally, Driftwood House is spacious and well-equipped offering all the creature comforts of a home away from home. Externally, the property benefits from being perfectly situated for Fistral Beach, offering two off-street parking spaces and a furnished garden with seating for eight people.
Newquay's premier surfing beach, Fistral, is just 300 metres away, and is easily accessible by a gentle three minute walk. This close proximity to Fistral Beach makes it easy for friends and families to carry surf boards, picnics and beach gear to the beach, so there is no need to drive.
Equally accessible is the River Gannel tidal estuary, an area popular with bird watchers and anglers. The beauty and tranquillity of the area makes and ideal setting for romantic walks and picnicking.
Whilst in the area, why not enjoy a round at one of the finest links courses in the South West, Newquay Golf Course, which is situated directly behind Fistral Beach. For those looking for an adrenaline rush, a visit to the Lusty Glaze Adventure Centre is a must, where activities on offer include rock climbing, abseiling and coasteering.
After an exhausting day of surfing or exploring, it's time to satisfy the taste buds and with an excellent choice of food on offer, from beach front cafés to continental style brasseries, there really are gastronomic options to suit all occasions and tastes. For a special treat, head to one of the exclusive restaurants in the area, such as Jamie Oliver's Fifteen Cornwall, and indulge in the some of the finest decadent delights the South West has to offer.
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Fistral 650 m|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||500 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Newquay 8.6 km, Nearest railway: Newquay 2.2 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (1), Double beds (4), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 9|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
The West Country region
With such a distinctive landscape as their backdrop, Blue Chip's North Cornwall holiday cottages will perfectly position you to explore the area's many beaches, fascinating history and rugged scenery. North Cornwall includes some of Britain's most popular holiday destinations, and the North Cornwall holiday lends itself to sporting holidays, family beach breaks, or those seeking a little bit of everything. With Bude and Newquay's excellent surf, the landscapes of Bodmin and the glamour of Rock, North Cornwall has something for everyone.
Cornwall has 300 miles of coastline. A Bodmin coach house inspired Daphne du Maurier's novel, The Jamaica Inn. North Cornwall holds two Michelin starred restaurants (in Padstow and Rock).
The most popular holiday destination in Cornwall boasts 9 stunning beaches and a wide variety of amenities from surf shacks to high street brands and superb dining experiences. The Jamie Oliver inspired Fifteen restaurant and Fistral Beach, Britain's surfing mecca, are well known draws, yet Newquay offers so much more from secret beach walks to easy access to the rest of Cornwall.
Being just 7 miles from the A30 trunk road means that the towns of Padstow (10 miles) and St. Ives (20 miles) are within easy reach along with the county capital of Truro (10 miles). Attractions such as The Eden Project (12 miles), The National Maritime Museum in Falmouth (17 miles) and Crealy Adventure Park (6 miles) ensure that there is something for everyone in the area.
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