Sennen Holiday Let-Sandylands
Bungalow | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 5
New to the market for Summer 2013, Sandylands is a charming, spacious, self catering, seaside holiday let, located 10 minutes walk from the vast, sandy 'Blue Flag' beach of Sennen Cove. Surrounded by large private enclosed gardens, this single storey holiday let comfortably sleeps up to 4-5 people, plus a cot.
This seaside retreat has a fun, fresh, seaside interior and is equipped with Freeview TV & DVD player. There is a washer/drier and it has full central heating making it ideal for a winter break. It also has available a highchair & cot for those with little ones.
A 15 minute stroll through the sand dunes or along the golden sandy beach will take you to Sennen Cove with it's award-winning restaurant 'The Beach', the village pub 'The Old Success' plus several other restaurants, art gallery & shops.
Sandylands retreat is the perfect base for coastal walks, surfing, mountain biking, bird watching & dog walking. Sennen Beach is great for children of all ages, with a vast beach of fine sand, edged by some lovely rock pools. The bay provides excellent surfing, swimming, body boarding with frequent sightings of dolphins & seals.
We do allow one or two well-behaved dogs for a small extra cleaning cost. Sennen Beach is dog-friendly in the winter months and at Gwenver beach, which is a short, spectacular walk away, dog are allowed all year round.
It is less than two miles from Land's End in the far south-west of Cornwall, just ten minutes' drive beyond Penzance. Brilliantly placed for you to enjoy the surrounding beaches and countryside, fantastic for surfers, dog owners, walkers and wildlife enthusiasts. Sandylands is the ideal place to stay.
|Size||Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Sennen Cove 10minutes walk|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||1.6 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Newquay Airport 1h 10mins 73 km, Nearest railway: Penzance 12 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, TV, Safe, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (1), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 5|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|
The West Country region
Land's End is only about a mile further along the glorious coastal footpath, while in the opposite direction the path leads to the dramatic scenery of Cape Cornwall.
Newlyn & Mousehole
The little fishing village of Newlyn and picturesque Mousehole harbour, both popular subjects for artists, are 8 miles away.
The town of Penzance (8 miles) has a many amenities for visitors, including museums, cinema, golf, tennis and riding, as well as many good shops and restaurants.
In the summer months, day trips by ferry, plane are available to the romantic Isles of Scilly.
Porthcurno & Porthcurno Bay
Is a small village about 4 miles from Sennen. It is unusually well
known for it's size because of it's history as a major international submarine communications cable station. The Porthcurno Telegraph Museum is worth a visit to find out more……
The cliffs and coastline around Porthcurno are officially designated
Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, widely considered as some of the most visually stunning in UK. Porthcurno beach and bay enclosed by Logan Rock headland has been listed among the ten most beautiful bays in the World. There are many coastal footpaths to explore, often within just a few yards of the clifftops!
Minack Theatre –
Cornwall's world famous open air theatre. 4 miles from Sennen, the
Minack Theatre has live performances that run each year from May to September – whatever the weather!
Get there early to get the good seats, take a picnic, a blanket and enjoy the magical back drop of the Atlantic ocean whilst watching a production by some very talented companies.
St Ives – Within 30minutes drive.
St Ives, the most famous of Cornish holiday towns, loved for
generations, is easy to reach by road or by air and easy by train too. We nearly forgot the mild sub-tropical climate, warmed year round by the Gulf Stream. Long popular as an artists' colony, with its pretty stone cottages and narrow cobbled lanes. There are many galleries, including St Ive's Tate Gallery. Photographers and Artists love St Ives because of the light and colours in and around the town.
The local inn and the attractive little fishing harbour of Sennen Cove are only 15 minutes' walk across the vast expanse of the sandy Blue Flag beach, which is perfect for swimming, water sports and famous for surfing. If you are lucky, you may see dolphins, spot the odd seal or basking shark.
Rock climbing is popular on the cliffs and headlands. The coastal paths are superb walking and great for cycling or mountain biking.
Dogs are permitted on the sand dunes and neighbouring Gwenver beach, with restricted access during summer at Whitesands Bay beach.
What's There –
'The Beach' Restaurant
'The Old Success' Pub
Fish & Chip Shops
'The Roundhouse' Art Gallery & Shop
Life Boat Station
Surfing at Sennen
Sennen Cove is great for surfing all year round. The swell comes
straight in off the Atlantic and the surf in Sennen is often better than some of the more well know Cornish surfing locations.
There are a number of surfing schools both offering surfing tuition for
adults and children.
Sennen Surfing Centre – www.sennensurfingcentre.com
Sennen Surf School – www.sennensurfschool.com
Surfing is popular in Sennen and the surf schools can get pretty busy,
especially in the summer so booking in advance is recommended.
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26 Aug 2013
"An idyllic seaside retreat"
Stayed here with my two retrievers during August. The cottage is beautifully decorated and designed with all the home comforts necessary to complete your stay and was very clean and comfortable. It h… More
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