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Windmill Cottage

Certificate of Excellence 2014

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Excellent 5/5 Score from 42 reviews

A beautifully renovated 18th C slate fronted Cornish Cobb Cottage

Cottage | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 8

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Recently beautifully renovated to a high standard and completely refitted with modern showers and kitchen. So close to lots of beautiful beaches and Padstow too. 10 minutes walk to the beach.

Perfect for a family holiday or golfing break with Trevose Championship course and St Endoch nearby.

Horse riding is available in St Merryn and there are lots of great restaurants in Padstow with Rick Steins collection plus Jamie Oliver's Fifteen at Watergate Bay.

Size Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms
Nearest beach Trevone 1 km
Will consider Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 1 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Newquay 15 km, Nearest railway: Bodmin 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

Luxuries Log fire, Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites
Furniture Single beds (4), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 7
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ
Access Parking
Further details indoors

Cottage has 4 bedrooms (two doubles and two twins) 1 bathroom with shower plus two further shower rooms. Large breakfast kitchen with lounge and a utility.

There is a cosy lounge area with log burner. TV, Freeview TV plus digital radio with IPOD dock. Wireless broad band too. Have a look at the pictures its our very favourite place in the world. You will love it too.

Further details outdoors

Park at the rear of the property off the road 3-4 cars is comfortable. There is a terrace with table and chairs and also large lawned area backing onto the old windmill ideal for sunbathing or games also with table and seating.

Fantastic location close to 7 different golden sandy beaches ideal for surfing, bodyboarding and lots of sandcastles.

Further details

Property available from 16.00 on the day of arrival and vacate by 10.00am on the final day.

The West Country region

Lovely part of Cornwall. Fantastic for just about everything. Great beaches, beautiful coastal walks, fantastic restaurants, great surfing, championship golf courses.

Good shopping too. Easy to get to via road or even flying to Newquay.

Padstow

Lots to do. Visit the Eden Project, the Lost Gardens of Heligan, The Tate Gallery at St Ives. Do a cookery course at Rick Stein's in Padstow.

Visit Port Isaac where Doc Martin was filmed. Learn to kite surf at Watergate Bay. Cycle to Wadebridge on the Camel Trail (bike hire available in Padstow)

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Review 1-10 of 42

10 Sep 2014

5/5

"Honestly, the best self catering cottage we've ever stayed in!"

We had an amazing time staying at Windmill Cottage. The style & feel of the whole place, as well as the attention to detail was perfect. Gail was ever so helpful & the little touches such as cream tea & flowers on arrival made all the difference. We will definitely be returning!

Thank you so much for your very kind review, glad you liked the cottage & the cream teas! We would be very happy to welcome you at Windmill Cottage in the future.
with best wishes
Gail

10 Sep 2014

5/5

"well appointed cosy cottage in convenient location"

we had a great week at Windmill cottage. the furnishings and decor are cosy and welcoming and all of the bedrooms are a decent size, the two in the original part of the cottage are particularly light and airy. the garden is a good size and the location is very convenient both for padstow and the constantine / trevose / seven bays area. the main road doesn't create any noticable noise in the cottage with the windows closed on the road side so i would not be put off by this.
although this wasn't a problem for us, if you drive a wide vehicle like a large 4x4 you will find it very tight pulling in and out of the driveway.

Thank you so much for your very honest review, it was very helpful & will be very helpful to future guests. I am so glad you had such a nice break at Windmill Cottage - we do try to keep it looking good and functioning well as a home from home for both ourselves and our guests. Do come and visit again!
with best wishes
Gail

9 Sep 2014

5/5

"Beautiful Cottage in a lovely setting"

The Cottage is well maintained in a lovely setting and the fresh flowers, scones and clotted cream was a lovely touch.

As a first trip away with our little one it was a lovely setting and no more than five minutes away from Padstow which made it ideal for us. The cottage is finished to a high standard and well stocked with games to keep kids entertained.

We loved our stay and only wished we could have stayed longer

Thanks Mark for your comments, so glad to hear you had a great first trip away with your little one and that Windmill Cottage worked well for you
with best wishes
Gail

7 Sep 2014

5/5

"Wonderful"

Our holiday party consisted of two families (4 adults and 4 children all together). Windmill Cottage is well equipped and provided ample comfortable space, the large garden was enjoyed by the children. Windmill cottage is well located- a few minutes drive from Padstow and many sandy beaches all along a near-by coastal path. The boys amongst the group enjoyed mackerel fishing and the girls enjoyed pampering at the Golf Club in Constantine Bay! We spent 2 full days simply crabbing in Padstow. There is so much to do in the surrounding area. We loved it so much that we have already booked up for 2015.

thank you Jo for your lovely feedback, so glad you and your family and friends had a good time at the cottage and enjoyed the beautiful surrounding area, thank you for booking with us again next year.
with best wishes
Gail

29 Aug 2014

5/5

"A warm, extremely comfortable and welcoming cottage"

Dear Gail,Thank you so much for providing such a beautiful and comfortable home from home. We visited Windmill and Cornwall for the first time in August 2013. We found the cottage to be prefect in eve… More

2 Aug 2014

5/5

"A cosy and well equipped cottage fairly close to the coast"

Three very nice bedrooms upstairs and one bedroom downstairs. A lovely kitchen/living room where the kids played while we fixed the dinner. All three bathrooms were first class, and all appliances worked as they should. The tricky part was to get in and out of the narrow gate direct out on the road.

5 Jul 2014

5/5

"Didn't want to leave."

My partner and I have just stayed for 5 days at Windmill Cottage. It is gorgeous. The accommodation is charming. Everything has been well thought out. I could happily live there! It's in a lovely… More

thanks Jennie for your very kind review, delighted you had such a good time & you liked our cottage. So glad you felt at home there - we do try to keep it as a home from home so guests feel comfy & cosy! It is a good base to explore the surrounding area which is such a stunning part of the Cornish coastline. We would love you to come back & stay again in the future. Thanks for leaving the cottage so immaculate - we really appreciate that.
with best wishes
Gail (cottage owner)

16 Jun 2014

5/5

"'The Windmill' little piece of heaven"

'The Windmill'What more could one say after a visit to possibly the most beautiful cottage. It was our first visit to The Windmill and will certainly NOT be our last. There is nothing the co… More

16 Jun 2014

4/5

"Great family holiday in a lovely and ideally situated cottage!"

A really comfortable and well situated cottage, in Windmill close to Padstow. Great for coastal walks and a good base for travelling to tourist spots! We had a very relaxing week in the sun and would definitely recommend this well equipt and well kept cottage for rental. Only bugbear was the tight approach to the property from the street (could be difficult with big cars) but small price to pay for a great stay.

25 May 2014

5/5

"Absolutely Fabulous and perfect"

We spent a lovely week with family. The cottage has been renovated to an extremely high standard and we would highly recommend it. There are coastal walks from the door which is an added bonus. There … More

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  • 4 Years listed

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Calendar last updated:29 Sep 2014

Based in United Kingdom

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  • French
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