About the home
Ideal for independent, self-contained outdoor holiday for large or small families, walkers, surfers, golfers, cyclists. Beautiful scenery and award-winning, life-guarded sandy beaches close by, many with caves and rock pools (4km).
St Merryn boasts 7 bays for 7 days, ideally positioned for exploring the North Cornish coast such as Trevose Head and Bedruthan Steps.
Renowned restaurants in St Merryn village (3km) also with many amenities. Historic, bustling fishing port, Padstow (6km) famous for Rick Stein's Seafood restaurants. Also Jamie Oliver's Fifteen Cornwall at Watergate Bay.
Closeby, the popular Cornish Arms serves traditional good food and ale including Sunday lunch with all the trimmings.
Award-winning "The Journeyman" and "Pickwick Inn" in less than 10 min by car. Scenic B3276 to Newquay (25km). Many various attractions in locality including Eden Project and legendary King Arthur's castle at Tintagel.
|Size:||Sleeps up to 8, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach:||Porthcothan, 3km|
|Will consider:||Long lets|
Nearest amenities: 3km
|Family friendly?||Suitable for children of all ages|
Suitable for people with restricted mobility
|Notes:||May take pets - please enquire|
No smoking at this property
|General:||Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player|
|Standard:||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities:||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms:||3 Bedrooms, 1 family bathroom|
|Furniture:||Sofabeds (1), Single beds (3), Double beds (2), Dining seating for 6, Lounge seating for 6|
|Other:||Please check with the advertiser regarding linen and towels|
|Outdoors:||Private garden, Shared tennis court on site|
Further details indoors:
Ferndale Lodge sleeps 6-8 people. It has 3/4 bedrooms - Family room with double bed and bunkbeds, a double bedroom and another room with a single bed. There is also a fold out bed in the sun lounge should you require additional sleeping arrangements.
There is a TV / Video and a selection of family video tapes for you to use along with a selection of games and books. The Lodge is UPVC double glazed and has LPG Gas central heating. It also has a family bathroom with shower, seperate dining area and a luxury fully fitted kitchen. You will need to bring your own towels, pillowcases and sheets. We provide duvets / blankets and bedcovers.
We have received a Quality Assessment from the South West Tourism department that said "A park home finished to a high standard. There are two double bedrooms, a very spacious lounge / diner with an archway to an equally spacious sunroom. Furnishings are to a high standard. The garden is fenced and grassed and parking is to the front".
Further details outdoors:
PARKING: For up to 2 cars.1 tarmaced driveway and further parking in front of property.
PRIVATE GARDEN: Large lawn with table & chairs; flowerbeds to sides of property. Fencing to sides and rear with climbers, hedging and flowers.
***SORRY, NO SMOKING***
FAMILIES AND COUPLES PREFERRED - Other/Group parties at owners discretion where a security/damage deposit will be requested in advance.
The property is available to rent out on a weekly basis. It is self catering, the prices below are for the whole property (sleeping 6-8 people) for the week (not per person).
Bed linen and towels are not included in the price
Shop and 2 new tennis courts available on site.
Guests welcome to also use facilities at nearby Point Curlew with children's play area, restaurant serving Sunday lunch and bar/refreshments.
Cycle hire in Padstow - handy for Camel Trail cycle route.
25% of rental fee required to secure booking. Full balance required 8 weeks prior to start date. Payment by Bank Transfer/Internet Banking or Cheque.
Bookings paid in advance attract a 10% discount on rental rate.
CANCELLATION POLICY - All cancellations are subject to a £30 administration fee of which will be deducted from your deposit. Please read details on booking form. In summary we are understanding in genuine circumstances offering another booking time or endeavouring to re-let to avoid charges on your behalf.
In circumstances where losses cannot be fully recovered by a re-let, you will be subject to the below cancellation charges in addition to the admin fee.
Notice given prior to start date - % of rental returned to you
Up to 8 weeks 100%
Up to 6 weeks 75%
Up to 4 weeks 25%
Up to 2 weeks 10%
Less than 2 weeks 0%
2, 3, 4, and 5 day short breaks available except in High Summer. If interested in a short break in advance enquire for price and possible date reservation.
The West Country / Cornwall region
North Cornwall is an area of natural beauty with its many sandy beaches with coves, rock-pools, rugged coastline and crashing waves. Cornwall has a milder climate with warmer nightime temperatures than the rest of the country. Sea temperatures can be mild up to October and sunshine is strong.
In High season it is bustling with many holiday makers enjoying an outdoors holiday when most beaches are life-guarded. In Mid to Low season a day can contain showers followed by strong sunshine. Rain will often fall overnight but then clear up by mid-morning. A wet day is often followed by a sunny evening. This part of Cornwall has numerous tourist attractions for all ages.
The Padstow / St Merryn area
The village "Shop" (thats the village name!) in St Merryn has many restaurants - traditional pub food, seafood restaurant, chinese, fish and chip shop, and more! Surf shop, 2 grocery stores, petrol station, delicatessens, post office.
Padstow has many restaurants inc. Rick Steins seafood Restaurants, gift shops, galleries, pasties, ice cream, fudge, street entertainment in High season, boat fishing trips, boat trips to Puffin Island, ferry to Rock across the attractive River Camel. Crab fishing, mini-golf, tea shop/cafe and raised natural parkland beautifully overlooking the River Camel to Rock. A short walking distance further provides more views and is access to a long, sheltered sandy beach in a stunning setting where you can watch boats sail (or speed!)by, along the River Camel from and to Padstow harbour. The other side of Padstow is the Camel Trail (bike hire here) leading all the way to Bodmin, popular with cyclists.
The local Obby Oss festival takes place on May Day. a colourful and lively event.
A little further is Newquay with a lively night atmosphere and home to Fistral Beach - a surfers dream.
How to get there
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From M5 Exeter take A30 for Okehampton - continue to Bodmin. At Bodmin Take A389 to Wadebridge, then continue towards Padstow A39. Take right turning for Padstow A389 passing villages of St Issey and Little Petherick. At T Junction, turn left onto B3274 and continue then shortly turn right at crossroads signposted for St Merryn. Continue for 1 mile straight over next small crossroads and follow road for 1 mile finding St Merryn Holiday Village on your right. Turn in passing tennis courts, Londis, Reception and "Bay Retreat" holiday apartments, Pendarves is a quiet cul-de-sac on the right hand side.
Activities near Padstow
Tennis in town
Golf within 30 mins drive
Rural / countryside retreats
Beach or lakeside relaxation
19 Jul 2011
Our family took a week break in North Cornwall and stayed in Gunver. We found that the accomodation suited our needs perfectly. Our check-in instructions and the flexibility with our arrival times... more
|Rental prices originally quoted in: British £||Convert to:|
|Prices for group size 8|
|Period||From||To||Weekly||Nightly rate|| Minimum |
|Easter||31 Mar 12||14 Apr 12||£ 395||-||-||1 Week|
|April||14 Apr 12||28 Apr 12||£ 295||-||-||1 Week|
|May||28 Apr 12||26 May 12||£ 295||-||-||1 Week|
|Half Term||26 May 12||9 Jun 12||£ 475||-||-||1 Week|
|June||9 Jun 12||30 Jun 12||£ 395||-||-||1 Week|
|July||30 Jun 12||21 Jul 12||£ 495||-||-||1 Week|
|Summer Holidays||21 Jul 12||2 Sep 12||£ 675||-||-||1 Week|
|September||2 Sep 12||29 Sep 12||£ 350||-||-||1 Week|
|Other Times||29 Sep 12||30 Mar 13||£ 250||-||-||1 Night|
The property's weekend rates apply to: Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights
NB: Prices may be subject to change at the advertiser's discretion.
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Water, electric, instant and constant hot water and central heating all included in rental. Pillows and duvets.
Separate pricing structure for short breaks. A personalised pricing for a short break can be provided by e-mail/telephone. Acceptance of bookings of short breaks in peak times/high season at owners discretion.
Arrival 3pm/Departure 10am. Some flexibility may be possible dependant on bookings. Arrival day in peak times usually Saturday in High Season unless agreed otherwise. More flexibility in Mid and Low season.
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