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Front row seat to watch the tides and boats in Portreath Harbour

Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden

New thia season!! Enjoy wonderful water views of boats and harbour from this spacious, appealing holiday home. SPECIAL PRICES FOR COUPLES FOR JULY... Please enquire.

Harbourside Cottage is a bright and comfy terraced waterside home with direct views of Portreath Harbour. With unlimited Wi-Fi, the accommodation offers two bedrooms on the second floor; the master bedroom which has double aspect views on the harbour and the sea out to Gull Rock with a king size divan bed plus a smaller bedroom ideal for children or teenagers with bunk-beds*. A good sized shower & WC is also on the upper floor.

On the first floor is an open plan living room with fully fitted and equipped kitchen has French doors opening onto a Juliette balcony that also looks down on the harbour boats and the changing tides.

The entrance hall leads to the garage with washing machine and tumble dryer and out to the lawned rear garden perfect for evening barbecues.

Harbourside Cottage is well placed to give easy level access to the beaches, pubs, shops and public transport. For those who love walking and biking the South West Coast path leads to Gwithian to the south and Porthtowan and St Agnes to the North. The mining trails lead directly from Portreath to Devoran and a gentle cycle will take you there for lunch.

Just up through Illogan woods is the lovely Gwel an Mor resort offering vistors indoor swimming and gym facilities as well as tennis for a small fee. They have a collection of animals on view including Raindeer, donkeys and chickens. Birds of Prey are often on show on selected days.

Tehidy woods and the Golf Course also has places to eat and a lovely lake with swans, ducks and squirrels and lots more besides.

The children will enjoy a visit to The Cornish Gold Mine, Mount Hawke Skate Park, and Mountain Bike and BMX tracks nearby. In the village there is a children's park and gardens.

The local towns of Redruth and Camborne are a great place to shop and hunt a bargain, with main supermarkets available at Pool.

Holiday makers will find it hard not to relax and unwind in this lovely spot and with the added welcome gifts including cream tea, wine and basic provisions including ground coffee for the cafitiere, toys for the beach and videos for the kids, everyone will enjoy their stay.

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Nearest beach Two minute walk 500 m
Will consider Corporate bookings
Access Car not necessary
Nearest Amenities 100 m
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Newquay 45 km, Nearest railway: Camborne 8 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Pets welcome, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access, DVD player, Sea view
General TV, Video player, CD player, Telephone, Games room, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms
Furniture Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 4
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available
Access Secure parking

The West Country region

Cornwall is the best... from Porrtreath you can reach Lands End, St Ives, The Lizard, Newquay, The Roseland, Falmouth or Truro witjin a comfortable drive. All major attractions are accessible including The Seal Sanctuary, Eden Project, The National Maritime Museum, Newquay Zoo and many other fun places including Heartlands and Geevor Mines reflecting the rich history of the area of Camborne, Pool and Redruth which are only 5 minutes by car from Harbourside.


The National Trust and South West Coast paths are a must and for walking or mountain biking there are the mining trails which are great for all the family. The beachea are sandy, safe and well guarded by the RNLI in the summer. There is a small beach next to the Waterfront pub which is ideal for young children. Other pubs include the Bassett, Portreath Arms and there is also The Atlantic Bar and Cafe offering fiah and chips tobtakeaway in the summer, plus the super Chinese takeaway. Luve music and quizs are popular in season.

For a small fee you can learn to kayak or take trips on a fishing boat; learn to surf or body board; play golf at Tehidy Gold and Country Club; use the facilities at Gwel an Mor Resort which includes tennis, indoor pool, gym, sauna and spa pool.

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22 Jul 2014


"Nice place, good location, nice beach"

Enjoyed our short stay. Great beach. Good location. Quiet town without crowds but close to St Ives and other destinations. Would recommend for those interested in short day trips and beach mix. … More

28 Jun 2014


"Cosy apartment overlooking wotking harbour. Spotlessly clean"

Great service. Very cosy, suitable for 2 adults and 2 small ish children. Fantastic welcome pack on arrival. All bedding super clean and everything you would need. Thanks x

Thank you for your comments... so happy you liked it. We will continue to add little home comforts and make it even better! Hope to see you again.

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