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PRIVATE PARKING, Cottage in Padstow, old part of town, family & pet friendly

Overview

Property

Updated: 25-Nov-2016
Cottage in Padstow, old part of town, private parking, family & pet friendly, walk to harbour - Peaceful Location

Skye Cottage is situated in the old part of Padstow, in a very quiet street, just ten minute walk from centre of town. Parking, which is pretty rare in Padstow, is on your doorstep. The house is just nine years old but has been built in the old Cornish tradition, with slates front and the back garden is a fantastic sun trap. Within short walking distance you will be in the harbour, where all the famous restaurants of Padstow are located. Shops and pubs are also just down the road. Padstow is a perfect base from which to explore the whole county of Cornwall, not far from any of the other attractions such as Eden Project, Port Isaac, St Ives and the beaches of Trevone, Harlyn, Constantine, Treyarnon, Newquay, Watergate, Mawgan Porth and the famous coast path walk.

Details for holiday cottage Skye Cottage Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms), 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, 3 Bathrooms

Skye Cottage is a modern Cornish cottage built in the old part of Padstow, in a very quiet, traditional location, in the heart of the town's conservation area. Two en-suite double bedrooms sleep four people very comfortably, with king size beds and 100% cotton bed linen. The house boasts its own parking space - pretty rare in Padstow -, fully fitted kitchen, under floor heating downstairs and in the bathrooms upstairs, central heating throughout and a secluded garden, which is a lovely sun trap. There is an extra bathroom downstairs, with shower, prefect from when you come back from the beach!

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

I am a Brazilian lady who have been living in the UK for 27 years, 23 of which in Cornwall where I have made my home and can't think of leaving this place. I have always lived in this area, first in Bloomfield, Trevone (E6352), Padstow for 12 years, where I have Skye Cottage and now in Mawgan Porth. I am married to a local chap and both my daughters were born here, where they follow on their dad's footsteps playing golf, surfing and life-guarding during the Summer.

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Speaks English, Spanish, Portuguese

Guestbook comments from the owner

One of the best, probably the best stay in Padstow. Three weeks here and a real home from home. We are certainly looking at coming back
Oct 2015
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41 Reviews

4.9
based on 41 holidaymaker reviews

4

Skye Cottage a central Padstow base with parking

  • 4 of 5

A great holiday home in central Padstow with parking

We were two couples so it was lovely to each have our own ensuite and a view of the harbour

As the weather was fantastic we took advantage of the outside seating

We having been staying in this area for over 20 years and this ticks all the boxes for a perfect location to enjoy the charm of this fabulous area

  • Review Submitted: Sep 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Simply the Best!

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed in other self catering properties in Padstow but this far outweighs the others we have stayed in - light, clean and comfortable with the added bonus of a parking space right outside the door. Hopefully we will be back.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear guest, Thank you so much for the lovely review. I hope you manage to come back to Skye Cottage soon. Regards Adriana
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5

An excellent stay.

  • 5 of 5

The property is excellent, every need is catered for. Great location, close to the harbour, but far enough to be quiet. Having a parking space is so important in Padstow. We have already booked for next year.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Highly recommended

  • 5 of 5

This was our 3rd visit to Padstow and this was by far the best place we have stayed, Spacious, modern with every convenience for our 10 day stay. We would have no hesitation to recommend and we hope to stay again when we visit Padstow.

  • Review Submitted: May 24, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your review. I'm looking forward to having you again in Skye Cottage so please don't hesitate to let me know the dates you are planning to come
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Review of Skye cottage, Padstow

  • 5 of 5

Lovely homely cottage in a great location, the cottage has a great layout with beautiful views of the estuary. We loved that the harbour with all the pubs and restaurants are a five minute walk away.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Lovely cottage, modern feel and perfect location

  • 5 of 5

We had a great 7 day stay in Padstow, and Skye Cottage was the perfect place to stay. A short walk to the harbour and amenities. The cottage has that holiday feel to it which makes it all the better. We were unfortunate with the weather at times, but I imagine having time to spend sat out on the terrace would be enjoyable. Although the weather was poor, Padstow is such a nice place to be and a perfect place to relax, eat and drink, and coming back to Skye cottage of an evening put the cheery on the cake.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
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Location

From the Owner

We built Skye Cottage from scratch on the grounds of Garslade - the house over the gate, from where I ran a B&B for 12 years. The idea was to add a couple of bedrooms to the B&B but we ended up building a proper house, which is now being rented as self-catering since we no longer own Garslade. The house has a modern feel to it, with ceramic floors downstairs and underfloor heating, and oak floors upstairs. The bathrooms upstairs also have underfloor heating.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Newquay at 16 Miles Nearest Golf : Trevose Golf Club at 5 Miles Nearest Train : Bodmin Parkway at 25 Miles Nearest Restaurant : Padstow town at 200 Metres Nearest Beach : Tregirls at 500 Metres Car: not necessary

Special interest holidays:

Padstow and its surrounding area are famous for its restaurants and Rick Stein offers a diverse number of cookery courses. Surfing, kite surfing, rowing, coastering, paddle boarding and any other water sport is catered for around Padstow.

Coast/Beach:

Padstow has a delightful estuary beach, Tregirls Beach, and all the other beaches in the North Coast are within easy reach.

Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Autunm
1 Oct 2016 - 15 Dec 2016
5 night minimum stay
£410
for 5 nights
From
£82
£570
 
 
Christmas
16 Dec 2016 - 3 Jan 2017
5 night minimum stay
£550
for 5 nights
From
£110
£750
 
 
Winter
4 Jan 2017 - 6 Apr 2017
4 night minimum stay
£280
for 4 nights
From
£70
£400
 
 
Easter
7 Apr 2017 - 21 Apr 2017
5 night minimum stay
£600
for 5 nights
From
£120
£800
 
 
Mid Season
22 Apr 2017 - 15 Jun 2017
5 night minimum stay
£500
for 5 nights
From
£100
£700
 
 
June/July
16 Jun 2017 - 13 Jul 2017
5 night minimum stay
£625
for 5 nights
From
£125
£860
 
 
Summer
14 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,170
for 7 nights
£1,170
 
 
September
2 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
5 night minimum stay
£600
for 5 nights
From
£120
£800
 
 
Autunm
1 Oct 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
£380
for 4 nights
From
£95
£650
 
 
Christmas/NY
23 Dec 2017 - 2 Jan 2018
5 night minimum stay
£625
for 5 nights
From
£125
£850
 
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
£450
for 5 nights
From
£90
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes: I do not have any agreement with Owners Direct for booking through them so you DO NOT have to pay them any extra fee. Please contact me directly for payment
Booking is made either by phone or e-mail. I do not take cards and a deposit is required prior to booking confirmation. The amount of the deposit will depend on the season and the full amount to be paid, but it's normally 40%. Payment is made either by cheque or Internet banking. Payment for short breaks of up to four nights is paid in full at the time of booking. Contact me directly for payment

Changeover day is Friday but I am very flexible during low season. Please contact me for alternative arrangements. No cards, sorry. A fee of £25.00/dog is also charge (minimum of two dogs).
Terms & Conditions:
Payment of 40% is required on booking, made by cheque or internet banking. The balance is to be paid six weeks before arrival. If booking is made less than six weeks before arrival, full payment is required on booking.
Guests cancelling up to four weeks before arrival will receive 50% of the balance money
Guests cancelling up to two weeks before arrival will receive 25% of the balance money
Deposit money is non-refundable and all cancellations have to be made in writing
Note: Bad weather and therefore inability to drive to Cornwall is not my fault!

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

From the Owner

PARKING, PARKING, PARKING. PRIVATE PARKING. Sorry to bang on about it, but it's very rare in the old part of Padstow to have your own parking space, in a property that's so near all the amenities of the town. Another major attraction is that both rooms are en-suite, which is very welcomed by couples who come on holiday together. Another bathroom downstairs will let you sort out the sand you bring from the beach.

Property Type

  • cottage

Theme

  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities

General

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Suitability

  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • beach
  • near the sea
  • town

Attractions

  • churches
  • restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure

Bedrooms

  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed, Bedroom with king size bed and en-suite with bath/shower
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed, Bedroom with king size bed and en-suite with bath/shower

Outside

  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue

Meals

  • Self-catering

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website

Notes:

  • Notes on accommodation: Skye Cottage allows up to two well-behaved dogs. Dogs should be restricted to the ground floor of the property and should be kept off the furniture and not left unaccompanied in the property at any time. £25/pet fee is payable. Outside: The outside garden has table and chairs and a BBQ for guests' use.

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