Mount Joy Chapel

Mount Joy near Newquay, Cornwall (Ref. 5917)

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  • Sleeps 7

  • Bedrooms 4

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets No


  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

Newquay 4 miles.

Mount Joy Chapel is a beautifully converted Methodist chapel in lovely rural surroundings in the small hamlet of Mount Joy near Newquay.

This cottage will appeal to families who enjoy the finest holiday accommodation away from the bustle of a busy resort but still within easy reach of the coast.

This stunning property has kept many original features, including wooden beams, huge windows, wooden floors and a magnificent pendulum light fitting.

Guests will find tall ceilings and an open plan living area with a well-equipped kitchen, suitable for preparing tasty meals for family and friends whilst on holiday.

The underfloor heating throughout the cottage and the lovely little snug area with woodburning stove really add to the comfort during your stay.

With two cosy ground floor bedrooms, guests can then climb up the elegant spiral staircase to the beautiful master en-suite bedroom with super king-size bed and an additional sitting area.

A second spiral staircase will lead you to a room with a sofa bed.

Outside, there is ample off road parking and a small lawn overlooking the countryside.

The village of Quintrell Downs is nearby, with pubs and a small grocery shop for all the essentials.

Newquay, Cornwall's most popular holiday resort, is just an 8 minute drive away with a range of beaches to suit all the family, whether it's swimming, surfing or building sandcastles they're interested in.

There are so many activities to keep you entertained in the Newquay area, including the aquarium, the zoo, Cornish gardens and plenty of cycle ways and walks.

This quality cottage provides a magical holiday experience.


Four bedrooms: 1 x super king-size double with sitting area (seats 3) and en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x ground floor double, 1 x ground floor twin (zip/link, can be double on request), 1 x bedroom with single sofa bed. Ground floor bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove. Utility.


  • Underfloor heating with woodburning stove
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, iPod dock, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for stove inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Travel cot
  • Off road parking for 3 cars
  • Enclosed garden
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop and pub 1.5 miles
  • Note: There are two separate first floor areas reached via two narrow spiral staircases and the super king-size first floor bed is on a raised platform, reached by a couple of steps
  • Note: No stag/hen or similar

About the location


Holywell 6 miles; Peranporth 8.5 miles; Truro 14 miles; Padstow 14 miles.

Newquay is the home of the UK’s surf scene, boasting three major beaches, the National Surf Centre and an endless supply of rolling surf, making it a watersports paradise! The town, with its shopping centre, zoo, sea life centre and varied selection of restaurants and pubs, also promises a holiday to remember. If you seek more, the South West Coast Path passes in both directions along a stunning coastline of high cliffs, hidden coves and yet more beaches. The quaint harbour and fishing village of Padstow is just 14 miles away, while Truro, with its museums, cathedral, restaurants and cobbled streets, as well as the Eden Project, can be reached in half an hour. Picturesque St Ives and the Tate St Ives gallery is around an hour's drive or a train ride away. In fact, because nothing in Cornwall is far from Newquay, it’s the perfect touring base!

Region Information

Note: No stag/hen parties or similar.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas