Porth 0.5 miles.
Spindrift is the perfect, year-round bolt hole for those seeking a romantic weekend away, or a traditional family beach holiday by the sea.
This contemporary, ground floor apartment is set between Watergate Bay and Newquay, a very short stroll from the child-friendly, award-winning Porth Beach.
Upon entering this well-furnished holiday home, your eyes are immediately drawn to the large windows in the sitting area, which provide spectacular, uninterrupted far-reaching views across the Porth Island beauty spot, over the sea and along the coast to Newquay Harbour.
The spacious open plan living area consists of a well-equipped kitchen, leading to a separate dining area and then onto the sitting area with two large sofas, perfect for relaxing and simply gazing out across the rolling waves.
The master bedroom has a king-size bed and luxury en-suite, as well as boasting a sea view; ideal for breakfast in bed while watching the ocean.
The second bedroom is a twin, which can be set up as a king-size double bed on request.
Outside, a small private enclosed courtyard patio, complete with furniture, offers a peaceful suntrap where you can relax together late into summer evenings.
Beach buffs will find this location absolutely ideal, and be spoilt for choice by the selection of sandy bays nearby.
Walk across the road, turn left and within just a few minutes' stroll you are on Porth Beach, after first passing Whipsiderry Beach, adored by surfers who flock here throughout the season.
Set opposite the South West Coastal Path, the cottage is perfectly placed for walking.
Just under two miles away by road, or a 30-minute walk along the beach and coast path, you can discover the many delights that the lively seaside resort of Newquay offers.
Follow the coastal path east towards Watergate Bay, just 30 minutes’ walk away, made famous by Jamie Oliver's restaurant, Fifteen, but now equally celebrated for the plentiful watersports on offer.
By car, virtually all of Cornwall's tourist attractions are within easy reach, or you can take advantage of the regular coastal bus service to Padstow or Newquay, making this fine holiday home the perfect location whatever the time of year.
About the location
Newquay 1.3 miles; Truro 15 miles.
Porth is a small seaside village on the outskirts of Newquay. The village offers a shop, cafes, restaurants and a pub on the sandy beach, plus nearby is the South West Coast Path, which boasts spectacular scenery. Watergate Bay, with its rolling waves, surf schools, cafe and pubs, is a short walk away, and the popular resort of Newquay with its beaches, watersports, pubs, restaurants, zoo and aquarium is well worth a visit. Fistral Beach and surf centre are three miles west of Porth, whilst the surf training school at Lusty Glaze Beach is actually within the village. The charming fishing village of Padstow, along with Bodmin Moor, the city of Truro, Falmouth and the world-famous Eden Project are all within easy reach, making Porth an ideal base for a Cornish getaway.
Note: For 2018 bookings there may be some associated noise from local building works, Monday through Friday approx 9am-5pm.