Spindrift, Port Isaac
Bungalow | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 8
Spindrift is a wonderfully spacious family house in Port Isaac.
It is ideally situated to explore north Cornwall - within walking distance (5 minutes) of Port Isaac (home of Doc Martin) and Port Gaverne (wonderful crabbing beach). It is an easy drive to Polzeath (surfing) and the wonderful sandy beach at Daymer Bay.
The house is situated at the top of Port Isaac with ample parking.
The accommodation comprises 2 x double bedrooms and 2 x twin bedrooms. All linen and house towels are provided.
There is a spacious and very well equipped kitchen diner with seating for all 8 guests. This leads out Into the secluded private garden. Here you will find a lawned area, plus a decked area with an outside table and chairs for alfesco dining. There is also a BBQ for use by guests. We also have a hot tub that guests can use for a small charge. Perfect for relaxing in after surfing.
Spindrift also has two sitting rooms, one full of toys, DVDs and games, the other full of books.
There is a bathroom and a separate shower room.
The house has a dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer, DVD player and TV with free digital satellite channels. We also offer free WiFi to all guests.
A cot and highchair are available, free of charge, for guests to use. Please bring own cot bedding.
We also have a jigsaw challenge for all guests. The house has a number of jigsaws and we challenge you to complete one in the week.
Spindrift is in the Tesco delivery area. So you can book your shopping to arrive as you do.
The house is perfect for two families who wish to holiday together as the space allows everyone to have some privacy.
Dogs are welcomed by prior agreement.
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Port Isaac and Port Gaverne|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Newquay 33 km, Nearest railway: Bodmin Parkway 28 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (4), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 10, Lounge seats for 10|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
Spindrift is a bungalow with so much space.
The wonderfully equipped kitchen has a dining area for socialising.
There is a playroom with a TV and DVD player, plus lots of toys and books for children.
The sitting room has a gas fire to make it cosy in the cooler evenings, plus lots of books for adults to browse through.
There is a dining hall for large family meals, or for setting up one of the many jigsaws that we challenge you to complete during your stay.
The two double bedrooms are spacious and light. One of the twin rooms is slightly set away from the other rooms - ideal for grandparents.
|Further details outdoors|
Spindrift is approached up a short private drive, leading to a parking area in front of the house. We have parking for at least 5 cars, a real bonus in Port Isaac. There are two lawned areas to the front of the house.
At the back of the house we have a decked area, ideal for BBQ's, plus a lawn and a hard standing area with a washing line, ideal for drying wet suits.
The garden is totally private and enclosed.
The back garden is also dog proof, should you wish to bring your dog on holiday with you.
We require a rental deposit of 25% of the Rent Payable, to be sent with the booking form in order to confirm a reservation.
We require a Security Deposit to be paid which covers the costs of breakages and the cost of excess cleaning in the event that the property is left in an unclean state.
The balance of the Rent Payable and the Security Deposit is due 28 days before the start of your holiday.
The West Country region
Beautiful and unspoilt North Cornwall - There are 60 miles of dramatic Atlantic Heritage Coast - where there is dramatic cliffs, coves, market towns to explore, farmsteads and enchanting Bodmin Moor.
There are lots of Country Houses and Historic castles to visit including King Arthur's Tintagel.
From Bude to Bedruthan there's golf, walking, cycling, surfing and events for all the family all year round.
For more information on the area please contact the advertiser.
Spindrift is at the top of Port Isaac, less than 5 minutes walk from the well stocked Co-op.
It takes about 5 minutes to walk to Port Isaac, which is a charming fishing village, where Doc Martin is filmed, and home to the folk singers "The Fishermen's Friends".
Explore the pottery, art galleries and restaurants or visit the inshore RNLI lifeboat station. The maroons are frequently sent up during the year, and you can watch the lifeboat being launched.
Port Isaac is still very much a working fishing village with catches landed and sold each day. You can buy Cornish pasties baked fresh each day in the local bakery and discover Squeezy Belly Alley and many other delightful back streets.
During the summer, there is entertainment on The Platt, including the Port Isaac Singers and the St. Breward Brass Band.Other events include the Floral Dance, the Port Isaac Regatta, Lifeboat Larks, and the annual Raft Race.
Just down the road is Port Gaverne Cove with its sheltered sand and pebble beach - ideal for swimming and exploring rock pools. National Trust owned and run. Perfect for families.
Within less than a minute, you are on the North Cornish Coastal Path - miles of spectacular National Trust owned coastline, famous for its wildlife and scenic beauty.
The popular surfing beach at Polzeath is 15 minutes drive away where surfing lessons and wetsuit hire are available.
The wonderful sandy beaches at Daymer Bay are also within 15/20 minutes. The perfect beach for sunbathing and swimming, especially wonderful for younger children.
Spindrift is wonderfully located to explore North Cornwall.
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7 Jul 2014
Found bunglow very nice but wheelchair friendly patio door needs urgent attension had to get help to open it wood at bottom rotten.other wise had a good time thanks R.F.MARTIN… More
4 Jun 2014
"Spacious and comfortable house in a great location"
Just returned from a fantastic week staying at Spindrift in Port Isaac. Booking and service was very efficient.The house provided spacious and comfortable accommodation and never felt crowded with 8 … More
30 Sep 2013
"Clean & comfortable property - it had everything you could ask for!"
We had a great 4 nights at Spindrift, family of 4 and a Labrador. The property was very welcoming, spotless and had everything you could ask for a comfortable stay + plenty of space! Ideally positione… More
17 Jun 2013
"Home from Home"
Had a lovely stay at Spindrift. Hire was reasonable and pain free in organisation. Cottage was clean & had everything you could want and more. The Hot tub was amazing, especially after the hilly walks… More
9 Jan 2013
"Perfect for families wanting to holiday together"
We have now had 3 very happy holidays at Spindrift, holidaying with another family, a perfect base. Plenty of space (easily accommodating 4 adults, 5 children and 2 dogs), perfectly equipped (with lo… More
3 Jan 2013
"Out of Season? Still lots to do!!"
We have just returned from a week at Spindrift in between Christmas and New Year. This will be our third visit to the house and it is just as good as ever - plenty of room for our young boys and plent… More
29 Jul 2012
"Love Port Issac"
Wonderful time, definitly need your walking boots as the hill is steep on the way back.
Lovely people and lovely views. Co-op is very handy when you need anything. They have most things and well stocked. Just so relaxed we will return next year.
6 May 2012
"An excellently equipped and very comfortable base for exploring the area."
This was our second visit to Spindrift, we love it. The house has everything you need for a relaxing, stress free self catering holiday. There is plenty of room, there have been 8 of us each time (2 … More
3 May 2012
"Spacious, well kept and has everything you need including a fantastic hot tub!"
I cant really fault the stay at Spindrift, it's a spacious bungalow and although we were only 2 people it could happily take the 8 stated in the description.
It has 4 large bedrooms and enough living space so your not on top of each other. The kitchen has everything you could ever need, and it all seemed reasonably new and well kept.
The only down side we could find was that one of the sofa's was being re-covered while we stayed so we couldn't use it, but we were told about this before we booked so it's not really a negative about the property itself.
Overall I would say this is a good place to stay, although its great for a couple the property would really suit families. We did use the hot tub on 2 occasions, an added bonus in a cold and rainy November!
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