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4 Star Apartments With Balcony & Stunning Sea Views & Detached 4 Bedroom House - Apartment 4 Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms)

Bedrooms 2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights



Apartment 4 Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms)

The apartment, situated on the first floor, with a balcony facing the sea with table and chairs. A large lounge with Ercoll furniture, TV/ DVD and CD. The kitchen/diner is well equipped with dishwasher, washer/dryer, fridge freezer, microwave, oven/hob and all the utensils you would wish for. A double bedroom with sea views, king size double bed and en-suite. A twin single bedroom and family bathroom. There is also a garden with tables, chairs and sun loungers.

Thoroughly cleaned by ourselves. We have a no smoking policy.

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About the property


Come relax on a balcony and enjoy our stunning sea views at Yellow Sands Apartments and House Harlyn Bay, Nr Padstow, Cornwall. 4 star rated apartments some with balcony and detached 4 bedroom house located just 200 meters from superb sandy beach and coastal footpath. Harlyn Bay is renowned for safe bathing and good surfing conditions with golden sands, rock pools to explore and wonderful cliff top walks along the coastal path in both directions - especially beautiful in spring and early summer when fringed with wild flowers. Over the years Yellow Sands has welcomed back many families and couples for their annual summer and seasonal breaks.

We hope to welcome you here sometime too!

Padstow is only 3 miles away. Built around a cove on the River Camel Estuary it has grown over centuries into a picturesque fishing harbour town with lots to tell in terms of history and custom. Other Apartments and a 4 Bedroom House also Available. ** Reduced rates for Couples early and late season **

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Martin Dakin
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
27 April, 2017

About Martin Dakin

Martin and Debbie welcome you to Yellow Sands.

Martin Dakin purchased this apartment in 1995

Why Martin Dakin chose North Cornwall

Over the years Yellow Sands has welcomed back many families and couples for their annual summer holidays and seasonal breaks… We hope to welcome you here soon too!

Guestbook comments from the owner

“Wonderful accommodation in a fantastic location”

We have just returned from our second two week stay and would just like to say how much we have enjoyed our stays here and have already booked for four weeks next year. Debbie and Martin do a fantastic job of looking after the apartments, which are spotless, and fully equipped to a very high standard with everything you need for a comfortable and enjoyable stay. The gardens are tended regularly by Martin ensuring that you have a lovely outside garden area with sun loungers etc to relax on. Nothing is too much trouble for them ensuring you have everything you need. The Apartment we stayed in has the most fantastic view of Harlyn Bay from nearly every room, wished we could take this view home with us. The wonderful Harlyn Bay beach is just a five minute walk away down a private lane and from there you are able to walk to some of the other Bays. We would have no hesitation whatsoever in recommending these Apartments to our friends.
Mar 2014
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Booking Notes:
Please contact owner

Changeover Day:
Friday and Saturday for the Apartments and Sunday for Sharmalyn House

Notes on prices:
Reduces rates available upon request if the property is not fully occupied during early and late season. Also short breaks available early and late season


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Saint Merryn in Cornwall

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • rural
  • village
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Cot
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
We only take families and mature couples, please note we do not take any large family groups, single sex groups or groups of youngsters.

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


4.8/5 -
(4 traveller reviews)


Excellent apartment

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was spacious, clean and very comfortable with open views. The owner met us on arrival and gave full information of facilities and the area in general. The local pub is very convenient for meals. The beach is beautiful and a very short walk away. I would recommend staying here but come equipped as there are no local food shops until the next village.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Yellow Sands Harlyn Bay, Cornwall-Sharmalyn House

  • 5 of 5

We found the property presented in a very clean and tidy state. This property offers tremendous space for extended family to spend time together. The listing was accurate, the house offered everything we expected and more. It was very well equipped with dishwasher and utility room. The downstairs shower off utility room was ideal for a shower after returning from beach.

The bedrooms are generous and en-suite and bathroom facilities plentiful.

Available wIfi and bed linen were welcome additions. Customer service from booking to leaving first class. I would recommend this property, it is located in an excellent location in quiet area with stunning sea views and a wonderful rural sheltered terrace overlooking fields. Short walk to wonderful surfing beach with life guard. Padstow 5 mins by car. Took an enjoyable sea fishing trip and a must is a speed boat ride from the harbour in the camel Estuary.

I will certainly be booking a return holiday.

  • Review Submitted: May 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely review, we do take a lot of care with out properties and its really nice to be appreciated. Thanks Debbie and Martin
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Great sea view. Clean and well-equipped apartment.

  • 4 of 5

We had a wonderful long, weekend break at the Yellow Sands apartment. The location is fabulous overlooking the stunning Harlyn Bay. We enjoyed relaxing strolls on the beach, walking the cliff path to Padstow and danced the night away to a great band at the Harlyn Bay Pub. The apartment is a five minute drive from Padstow and the Camel trail. I have been visiting the Harlyn Bay area for many years and my friends are now also smitten. We would all love to stay at the apartment again as it was very good value for money and would recommend Yellow Sands to others. Thank you to owners, Martin and Debbie.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5 star Accommodation

  • 5 of 5

I would just like to say, on behalf of my husband Torkel and myself, that we really enjoyed staying in your apartment. It was warm, clean and cosy with very comfortable beds and not forgetting, of course, the most beautiful view. If we ever came to Harlyn Bay again we would certainly get in touch and would recommend your lovely apartment to friends.

Best wishes


  • Review Submitted: Nov 6, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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