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The Cornishman

St Columb Major, near Newquay, Cornwall (Ref. 980822)

Sykes rating

  • Sleeps 10

  • Bedrooms 5

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets Yes

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  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi


1 Customer Review

  • "A very relaxing environment centrally placed within Cornwall to get easily to all the areas."

    The cornishman more than accommodated the needs of 4 adults and 4 children

    Reviewed by IainMay 2019


  • Over two floors
  • Five bedrooms: 1 x king-size double with en-suite facilities, 2 x double, 2 x twin
  • Bathroom with bath, separate waterfall shower, basin and WC
  • Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area
  • Utility.
  • Central heating, gas fire
  • Double oven and gas hob, microwave, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, 49" Smart TV with Netflix and Freeview, wifi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Highchair, travel cot and stairgate available on request
  • Off road parking for four cars
  • Enclosed rear garden with patio, furniture, childrens outdoor toys and a dog house
  • Two well behaved dogs welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop and pub 0.5 miles

The property

The Cornishman is a spacious detached house in the market town of St Columb Major.

Located just a 5 minutes drive from Watergate Bay, Mawgan Porth and 10 minutes from Newquay and the world famous Fistral Beach, this property is the ideal base for families wishing to explore this beautiful part of Cornwall.

Offering large open plan living, guests can enjoy a relaxing evening together in front of the 49" smart TV, or alternatively open the french doors and sip a refreshing drink in the enclosed garden.

The well-equipped kitchen offers everything you need during your stay.

Upstairs there are five welcoming bedrooms, one delightful twin bedroom is perfect for children with plenty of books and toys to keep them occupied whilst the master bedroom offers a king size bed, en-suite bathroom and a Juliet balcony from which you can admire the open countryside.

A family bathroom completes the accommodation.

To the outside of the accommodation is a sunny enclosed garden where you can sit back and enjoy the warm weather whilst the children play.

The picturesque market town of St Columb Major is situated just 5 miles from the North Cornish Coast.

Within a half hour drive guests can visit popular attractions such as The Eden Project, The Lost Gardens of Heligan, Port Issac, and the fishing port of Padstow.

Walkers can enjoy the South West Coast Path, and there are golf courses and fishing lakes nearby.

Not forgetting the region's top beaches and the resort of Newquay.

Ideally located in the heart of Cornwall, this base promises a fun-filled holiday for the whole family.

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About the location


Newquay 7 miles; Padstow 9 miles.

An old and picturesque market town nestled among lush green countryside, just five miles from the North Cornish Coast. The resort attractions of Newquay includes bars, clubs, a zoo, vibrant shops, the National Surfing Centre and fabulous beaches are all just 7 miles away, while 9 miles in the other direction is the sleepy fishing port of Padstow. In between lies a beautiful section of the South West Coast path, winding its way over the clifftops, down to tranquil coves and across some of the region's top beaches. The surrounding area is also a visitor’s paradise with much to see and do. Stately homes, world-renowned gardens, adventure playgrounds and theme parks, model railways, fishing lakes and golf courses are all to be discovered within 10 miles. Even the spectacular Eden Project and the Lost Gardens of Heligan, both on the other side of the county, are only 12 miles away, making this a superb base for your Cornish holiday.

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