Cottage / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 7 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

The Woodlands is a beautifully presented holiday cottage based in Davidstow with Camelford (historic marketown) and Tintagel very close by within 5 miles of the cottage. Excellent location on the edge of Bodmin Moor and has very easy access to all of North Cornwall has to offer (Padstow Bay and all its wonderful beaches, Bude, Newquay, Wadebridge, Port Issac and many more,) if you fancy the south coast then that is also within easy reach for places like Looe, Mevagissey, St Austell, Fowey etc.

The cottage is suitable for all ages couples and families and has excellent accomodation has a home from home feel with all the necessary items you would expect and more. There is also use of a communal tennis court (equipment is available inside the cottage for guests) and there are grounds for walking and taking a picnic. There is a secluded south facing enclosed back garden with patio furniture and barbeque.

The accommodation provides 2 double bedrooms (both with double beds), a lounge area and a kitchen with all facilities. There is a tv in the lounge and also one in the front bedroom ideal for children. The Woodlands offers you, the perfect "get away from it all" rural escape but also ideally located for exploring all the beauty that Cornwall has to offer. Guests will receive a Cornish cream tea on arrival and will find lots of information in the cottage on places of interest.

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Nearest beach Trebarwith Strand 7 km
Will consider Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 4 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Newquay, Plymouth, Exeter 50 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 DVD player
General Central heating, TV, Satellite TV
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Furniture Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 5
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Private garden, Shared garden, BBQ
Access Secure parking, Suitable for people with restricted mobility, Not suitable for wheelchair users
Further details indoors

Travel cot and high chair available upon request.

2 double wardrobes in each bedroom for plenty of storage space.

Further details outdoors

Patio furniture and bbq secluded patio area at the rear of the property.

Davidstow is surrounded by stunning coastal and moorland scenery within easy driving distance including Bude and Boscastle. There's Bodmin Moor with its rugged landscape and excellent trout fishing at the Crowdy Reservoir, or the beaches at Crackington Haven and Widemouth Bay. There are many sandy beaches including Bude, Polzeath and Daymer Bay and also good for surfing.

The Toy Museum and castle at Tintagel, the legendary birthplace of King Arthur, and the Heritage Coast at Boscastle are all intriguing, as is the British Cycling Museum in Camelford.

There are several golf courses and a well-established riding stables nearby. The popular Camel Trail is easily accessible or, for the more adventurous, there's micro light flying at the Moorland Flying Club! For a real taste of the Westcountry, try some famous Davidstow Cheddar Cheese from the local creamery, along with a glass of regional wine from the Camel Valley Vineyard.

With the tranquillity of the countryside on the doorstep, yet only minutes away from the rugged Atlantic coastline and wonderful Cornish beaches.

The small market town of Camelford is just a few miles away with a range of amenities available, banks, supermarket, leisure centre. Picturesque coastal villages of Boscastle, Port Issac and Tintagel are within easy reach.

For the children there are several theme parks including Creally Great Adventure Park at Wadebridge and Flambards at Helston.

Further details


Flexible Changeover

Linen and towels provided.

25% deposit required upon booking, remainder due 6 weeks prior to arrival. £75.00 charge will need to added for final cleaning of the cottage (this is additional to the booking rates).

STRICTLY No smoking inside the cottage

Information on places to see and do available in the Cottage.

New - Short Breaks available (off peak times only) upon request, please email for rates and availability. Thanks

The Cornwall region

A great base, conveniently located for all North Cornish coastline activities. Explore Newquay, Padstow (famous for Rick Steins Restaurant - under 30 mins away), Rock, Port Isaac, Tintagel, Boscastle, Crackinton Haven, Clovelly, Widemouth Bay and Bude. Pencarrow House on the outskirts of Bodmin (20 miles away) this is a beautiful house set in huge gardens - take a picnic and it makes a great day out for the whole family.

There are lots of lovely beaches to explore on the north Cornwall coast including : Harlyn Bay, Mother Iveys Bay, Constantine Bay, Daymer Bay, Polzeath - these are all Sandy beachs with nice shallow waters ideal for the children. All within 15miles of the cottage.

We're also close to wide open moorland with its numerous rocky peaks including Rough Tor and Brown Willy, perfect for walking or riding.

The Camel Trail is easily accessed and makes for a fabulous day out. The camel trail runs from Wadebridge to Padstow and makes a great day out on the bikes (there is a bike hire shop at Wadebridge).

The nearby Crowdy Reservoir is great for trout fishing and the North Devon (EX39 1HD) and Bowood Golf Courses (PL32 9RT) are both close by for sporting types.

The famous Eden Project: Under 1 hours drive. Tintagel: King Arthurs Castle and Merlin's Cave (6 miles). Boscastle: Idyllic harbour (5 miles). Davidstow Moor/ Bodmin Moor: close by.

For very young children the Trethorne Leisure Farm is only 10 mins away and with its petting zoo, bowling, outdoor and indoor play areas, it's perfect even for a rainy day.


Cameford is 750 year old small village which has many amenities including banks, shops, restaurants - there is also an award winning chipshop and an excellent chinese. There are a few pubs and a lovely park for the children. FREE Parking for Camelford!

Look out for special events in Camelford - eg Market days and Farmers Markets etc.