House | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 10
Mermaids Purse was rebuilt in 2011 and has been finished to a very high and comfortable standard, and is now available for rent in 2014.Mermaids Purse is the place to stay in Polzeath for the very best in self catering holidays on the beach, unrivalled views and private access to the beach. Beautifully furnished in beach/coastal style, very well equipped kitchen, 2 fridges, drying space.
Large decking area with comfortable patio furniture, outside hot shower, Gas BBQ, hose pipe etc
|Size||Sleeps up to 10, 4 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Polzeath Beach|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||100 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Newquay 25 km, Nearest railway: Bodmin Parkway 20 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, 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||4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms, 1 En suites and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (6), Double beds (2), Cots (2), Dining seats for 10, Lounge seats for 10|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
The West Country region
Polzeath on the North Cornish Coast offers lots of different activities and things to see such as:
Stunning beaches for families,
surfing and coasteering,
fishing and golf at Rock,
foot ferry to Padstow for shops and restaurants,
sailboarding and kite surfing at Daymer Bay. Port Isaac,
fishing port and home of the Fishermans Friends and Doc Martin series
Cycle the Camel Trail. Bike hire 7 days a week, 09.00am-5.00/5.30pm in Wadebridge, Padstow or 09.00am-6.00pm Summer, Bodmin
Guided Walks – Camel Trail, Camelford Way, Saints Way, SW Coastal Path – booklet available from bookshop in Polzeath Shoreline Wildlife of Pentire & The Rumps Trevigue Eco Tours
Golf Courses St Enodoc Lostwithiel Golf Club, Roserrow Lanhydrock Trevose, St Kew Highway (P &P) Bowood, Camelford Newquay Golf Club Holywell Bay, Newquay Treloy Golf Club, Newquay Perranporth St Mellion
Health Clubs Roserrow St Morritz, Hengar Manor St Tudy 7 days a week, Summer Opening Edmonton Wadebridge
Eden Project=only 35 mins from Polzeath. Eden is truly in Cornwall – this stunning environment will take your breath away. As well as being fascinating and awe-inspiring for adults, children absolutely adore it here – there is so much to do, take a whole day to do it justice. The food in the restaurants is absolutely wonderful – and so is the service.
The Minack Theatre an extraordinary out-door theatre built into the cliffs and looking straight out to sea. 1 hr 15 mins from Polzeath, but well worth a visit..
St Ives - for the beautiful Tate Gallery and it’s café which serves delicious food and has breath-taking views. An hour away, but again, well worth the drive.
Port Isaac – During the summer season, go down on Thursday evenings to hear The Silver band playing in the village or Friday evenings to hear The Fisherman’s Friends singing on The Platt. Go any time to eat and enjoy the atmosphere of this unique fishing village.
St Endellion Music Festival - brings together a wide range of exciting musicians from all over the world for its summer and Easter festivals.
Eglos Pottery - on the Bodmin road just outside Wadebridge for exquiste ceramics made by Penny McBreen.
Historic Houses & Gardens Lanhydrock House (National Trust)
Steam Trains Bodmin & Wenford RailwayLaunceston Steam Railway
Bee Centre Open Summer
Sailing Camel School of Sailing, Rock.
Rock Sailing Club, Rock. Temporary membership available(excl Aug)
Water Skiing Camel Ski School, Rock. Summer Opening 7 days a week, Closed winter Oct 31-Easter
Coasteering & Rock Climbing Cornish Coast Adventures
Tubestation Christian Surfing Centre( previously Polzeath Methodist Church)
Fishing Trips: Shark,Wreck and Reef Fishing with Jim West
Diving Harlyn Dive School
Kayak Hire Sea & Surf Kayak, Shoreline
Yoga . Denise Polzeath Yoga The Waterfront Tues and Thurs 7.00am , or Rock Institute Tues 9.30am & 7.30pm. Wadebridge Town Hall Thurs 7.30pm, and Sat 9.0am and 10.30am. Jane, John Betjemen Centre, Mon 6.30-8.00pm, Wed 7.30-9.00pm
Cornwall Flying Club, Bodmin
Carruan Farm tours, farm shop, playground etc
Cinemas The Regal, Wadebridge Cinedrome, Padstow