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Modern Sea View Beach House At Beautiful Widemouth Bay In North Cornwall

Bedrooms 3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Stylish property,sea views,easy walk to beach. AVAILABLE 6 WEEKS of SUMMER ONLY

Taking reservations for summer 2017 now.

Luxury and sea views and only 300 yards from the beaches of Widemouth Bay. Sleeping 6-8 with two double bedrooms, 1 twin upstairs and an optional second twin in the ground floor lounge. The cottage works well for everyone from couples looking for some luxury to 2 families of 4.

Dogs welcome. There are ample bathrooms with one upstairs, and an en-suite plus bathroom downstairs. There is a galley kitchen with views to the bay and a spacious lounge with smart TV. The dining room has a unique feel and connects to a lovely conservatory which leads into a well-kept garden with good privacy for sunbathing. Eclectic furnishings including 50s design classics, vintage surfboards and the owners own art. Linens included.

Only available for 6 weeks every summer.

More Details

Tim Stafford
Member since: 2014
Speaks English, French
Calendar last updated:
21 March, 2017

About Tim Stafford

Local surfer and shaper

Tim Stafford purchased this cottage in 2014

Why Tim Stafford chose North Cornwall

Location location location...

It's all about the sea... being able to wake up and look out of the window and see the vastness of the ocean. To be able to wander down to the beach, go for a walk, or jump in for a surf. To never to miss a sunset...

Widemouth is still a quiet place, the beach even in the peak of season still has enough space for you to enjoy it. For me it is like the Cornwall i remembered as a child, that no longer exists in the crowded villages further south.

What makes this cottage unique

So light and airy and the proximity to the beach is just fantastic. The sea views captivate me every day, especially the sunsets. To be able to keep tabs on the conditions for surf is also pretty amazing.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Faye Cooper: July 2014.

We have just returned from a very special holiday at Stanton. What can I say? The accommodation more than met our needs. It was comfortable, spacious, light and bright and had all the facilities you'd expect. What you wouldn't expect is such a peaceful setting, the convenience for the beach, a nice garden to relax in, and amazing views.

The short stroll to the beach made this a holiday to remember. Evening swims until sunset and a quick walk "home" to shower and change. No need to take the car and pay for parking. For us the teenagers could come and go to the beach with or without us. Even carrying surf boards from the house was practical.

Thanks for a great holiday, for helping to organise surf lessons and pointing us to local facilities too.

What a lovely place. We'll be back.
Jun 2014
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Widemouth Bay in Cornwall

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Family Bathroom - Ground floor - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Ensuite - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Family Bathroom upstairs - Toilet , Bath (no shower)
  • 1 ensuite off master bedroom 1 bathroom on the ground floor with shower and bath 1 bathroom on 1st floor with bath
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 8 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1: kingsize double bed with ensuite Bedroom 2: sea view standard double on first floor Bed 3: twin room with sea views Bed 4/lounge: 2 single sofa beds with sea views
  • Books ...
  • Games ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Veranda
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • playground
  • pond
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • sailing
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Outside: Nice private garden with outdoor furniture. Utility Room: Washing machine Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Linens and towels are included Other: Conservatory dining room which leads into a well-kept garden with good privacy for sunbathing

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


5/5 -
(3 traveller reviews)


Surf Stanton

  • 5 of 5

Two weeks of sun, surf and Stanton. Great house lots of room for two families. Simple touches that make such a difference...food, boxes, tins, bags ... Starter packs of everything... makes it so much more relaxed. Thank you. Hope to see you soon.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

I cannot recommend this holiday accommodation enough. Being just a short stroll to the beach was so convenient and Widemouth Bay is simply a beautiful location for your holiday. You can stay in the Bay, enjoying the beach, cafes, bar and there's a shop too or you can explore Bude which just a short drive away. Stanton really felt like a home from home for us, it was so spacious and comfortable. Me and my boys absolutely loved it. We will miss the sound of the waves lulling us to sleep at night. Perfect!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 3, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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comfort and a great location

  • 5 of 5

A happy family holiday home from home. Stanton gave us a holiday and base that more than met our needs. The house is light and bright, comfortable and spacious with everything you'd expect in the way of facilities.

Add to that the location, a stones throw from a beautiful beach, it made it a holiday to remember. Including sunset swims and only a quick walk home to shower. Surf lessons nearby too. No need to take to pay for parking, just come and go to the beach as often as you fancy, great for the teenagers and the surf. Not to mention the peace and quiet, the sunny garden and even some views.

We'll definitely be back, thank you

  • Review Submitted: May 22, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Faye - you're a star :) T x
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Prices & Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Early summer
22 Jul 2017 - 28 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Peak Summer
29 Jul 2017 - 25 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Late Summer
26 Aug 2017 - 2 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £50
Refundable Damage Deposit £600

Booking Notes:
Booking via email
Deposits via bank transfer
Damage/security deposit is £600, returned within 5 working days, but usually on the Monday following departure
Additional £50 per dog (maximum of 2) and +£400 additional damage deposit

Changeover Day:
Saturday or Sunday by special arrangement

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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