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Newly Refurbished Cottage In Beautiful National Trust Village

Bedrooms 4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Parking


About the property

Cottage in Crantock, Nr. Newquay, Cornwall, England - 5 Minute Walk To The Beach

Starfish Cottage is in the village of Crantock on the north coast of Cornwall, about 4 miles from Newquay. The cottage has been newly refurbished by it's owners to provide quality accommodation. It has a master ensuite double bedroom, a studio ensuite double or twin bedroom with balcony, a twin bedded room and 1 bunkbed bedroom and sleeps 8. There are 3 bathrooms; 1 bathroom with separate shower and two showerrooms. The living room has an open fire. The kitchen is fully equipped with dishwasher, fridge freezer & washing machine. There is a private patio garden with bbq. Our house comes fully equipped with everything you need for a self catering holiday. Crantock is a hidden gem with 3 pubs, 2 churches, a tea room and a shop selling fresh bread & pasties. Crantock beach is owned by the National Trust and is a great surfing beach with beautiful soft sand, dunes, rock pools, river and excellent surf being the next bay along the coast from Fistral Beach but without the crowds. Crantock offers a great base for a traditional Cornwall holiday with easy access to all the sights and attractions.

Claire Burroughs
Member since: 2008
Speaks English, French, German, Spanish
Calendar last updated:
13 August, 2017

About Claire Burroughs

The property is owned by the family. We take great care of our property and in providing you with a personalised service. Talk to us and we will be only too pleased to tell you about the property and all the wonderful activities you can do nearby.

Claire Burroughs purchased this house in 2009

Guestbook comments from the owner

Great get away for New Year - 3 family friendly pubs in walking distance & the SW Coast footpath 5 minutes walk away - great cycling on Camel Trail & Mining Trail - kids loved it.
Dec 2015
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Newquay in Cornwall

Property Type:
  • house
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • village
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Child's Highchair
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 2 - Shower Enclosure
  • Ensuite bathroom to bedroom 1 with spa bath, shoer cubicle, toilet & twin basins Ensuite showerroom to bedroom 2 with large shower cubicle, toilet & basin Showerroom with toilet & basin outside bedroom 4.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 8 (4 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: 1.Master ensuite bedroom with double bed. 2.Studio ensuite bedroom with double bed or 2 singles & balcony. 3.Bedroom 3 with twin beds. 4.Bedroom 4 with bunk beds. Travel cot available.
  • Television
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes on accommodation: The garden is private & enclosed and safe for children to play. We provide garden furniture & barbecue, body boards & buckets & spades to borrow. We have 2 off road parking spaces. We have an outdoor hot shower. Outside: Private garden with patio. Table and chairs and barbecue. Outdoor hot shower. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Property is cleaned prior to your arrival. Linen and bath towels are provided Please bring beach towels. Other: Dining room with extendable pine table to seat 8, pine dresser. Wifi


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Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Nearest Barpub
500 Metres
Bowgie Inn
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Holywell Bay
Nearest Train
3 Miles
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
500 Metres
Old Albion Inn
Nearest Beach
500 Metres
Car: not necessary

Special interest holidays:

Beautiful sandy beach owned by the National Trust. Surfing, rockpools, kayaking, kite surfing, cycling, cliff walking, bird watching. Easy access to Cornish sites and attractions.

Crantock Bay Surf School organise surfing lessons.

Lifeguard on duty in summer season all day 10am - 6pm.

National Trust Beach carpark free to members


5 minute walk to the beautiful sandy beach of Crantock.

National Trust carpark - free to members.

Surf board, deck chair, windbreak hire on beach, cafe.


Newquay airport is 10 miles away with flights from Gatwick, Glasgow, Newcastle.

Bus stop 5 mins walk away with regular buses to Newquay Town & Truro

Newquay train & bus station are 4 miles away.

Train GWR & Coach National Express travel to Newquay regularly.

Taxi service excellent locally


Newquay is 4 miles away. There is a ferry in the summer from Crantock Beach(River Gannel estuary end) to Pentire Headland/Fistral Beach and you can walk into Newquay. There is a ferry cafe on the Pentire side. Local buses run frequently from Crantock to Newquay & Truro.

Further Details:

The village has 3 family friendly pubs all serving good traditional food - The Albion, Cornishman & Bowgie Inn with SkySports TV, The Cosy Nook Tea Room serving cooked full english breakfast & delicious homemade cakesa , art gallery, and a Post Office shop selling freshly cooked bread & croissants and hot Cornish pasties. There are 2 churches - St Carantoc has amazing wood carvings and is on a beautiful walk to Crantock Beach near the pubs.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Newquay, Cornwall

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
15 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
2 Sep 2017 - 15 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
16 Sep 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
30 Sep 2017 - 20 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
october half term
21 Oct 2017 - 27 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
28 Oct 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
christmas & New Year
23 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Damage Deposit £250

Booking Notes:
To book please contact Claire Burroughs for booking form via email or call -
Tel: 01637 831890 mobile: 07793006110
Mobile: 07793006110

Changeover Day:
15.00 arrival
10am departure

Notes on prices:
Prices are for the property per week in UK pounds.
Long weekends (up to 4 days) are 2/3 of cost for the week.
We accept euro bank transfers.

Payment by bank transfer or cheque in £ sterling or euros

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.