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Modern Beach House With Sea Views

People7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Beach House in Praa Sands, Cornwall, England - Stunning Beach Location, Just 100 Yards From The Sand

Surfside is a newly listed, immaculately presented contemporary holiday home, situated 30 seconds walk from the stunning beach of Praa Sands. This really is a great Beach-House. With clean modern accommodation, stylish design and the perfect location, you will not be disappointed!

Ideal for families looking for a beach holiday, Praa Sands has safe bathing with Lifeguard patrols. Easy access on to the beach is so close that you can literally be on the beach or back at the house in seconds. Time to forget about driving the car, unwind, and enjoy a chilled out holiday on the beach!

There are views from the property over open farmland and out to sea and every morning you will wake up to the gentle sound of waves breaking on to the sand. This is a peaceful location but also very near the beach and all the amenities. With surfboard and wet suit hire, surf tuition and kayak hire you will never be bored of activities to try out. Quietly watch these activities from the Sandbar; a beach side bar/cafe serving food and drinks all day.

The Cornish Coastal footpath leads you in two directions either towards Prussia Cove and Perranuthnoe or Rinsey Head and Porthleven with its choice of restaurants, cafes and pubs.

Surfside has been finished to a high standard offering exceptional comfort and relaxation.

More Details

Owner
Mr. Andrew Giddens
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
22 May, 2017

About Mr. Andrew Giddens

Surfside is the home of Artist Andrew Giddens and his family. You can view more info from his website www.cornish-art.co.uk. The beach and surrounding area are the main inspiration for all of his work. Special rates for his work are available for all guests staying in the artists home!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Really happy we rented Surfsode for our holiday. It has it's own parking spot (excellent for high season I imagine!) and is right near the beach. You can see the sea through the front but due to another private property you have to walk round the corner to get to the beach (still only takes about 3 minutes!). There is an open plan living area with a well stocked kitchen (including washing up liquid etc) dishwasher, washing machine and dryer. Comfy sofas and dining table for six. There is a little mezzanine level which allows you to look through the skylights at the stars! Also a mattress up here depending on how many beds you need. There are three bedrooms- a double, a twin and bunk beds. Bathroom has shower over bath. We had no problems with hot water. Out the back is a garden with a little wooden playhouse which my toddler adored! Out the front is a BBQ (we didn't use this) and seats. The house was spotlessly clean on our arrival. Beds were comfy with fresh linen. There is no live TV but you don't need it- you are in Cornwall! If you are desperate, the house has wifi so you can use that to watch catch up TV!! Praa Sands has a Londis shop for emergencies but we used the Helston Tesco or Sainsburys for main food shop. There is a beautiful beach at Praa Sands, ideal for kids. There is a beach cafe and bar. Lots of national trust gardens and other beaches and Harbours within 40mins drive. We would definitely stay again!
Jul 2016
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Praa Sands in Cornwall

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • beach
  • waterfront
General:
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
  • Modern clean bathroom with bath/shower over, wc. Large supply of towels provided.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6/7 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with double bed, Oak furniture. Bedroom 2 with double bed/twin beds, full length mirror wardrobe. Bedroom 3 with two short single beds. Plus an occasional double futon bed in mezzanine area, accessed by steep stairs with low head height.
Entertainment:
  • Television
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Attractions:
  • restaurants
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
  • snorkelling
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Surfside is child friendly and has been designed with children in mind. There is a stair gate provided as well as a cot and high chair. Please note that the stairs to the mezzanine area are steep space saving stairs. They are not suitable for children and you use them at your own risk! Buckets and spades and bodyboards for surfing are all here at the house ready for you to use. There are logs provided should you wish to have the log burner going and the BBQ is also ready for use! Outside: Decking to the front and rear of the house with outdoor seating and BBQ. Lawned area for football with children's playhouse. The beach is a stones throw from the garden. With golden sand and clear water it is the perfect place for snorkelling, surfing, exploring the caves or simply chilling out in the sun. Utility Room: Just off the kitchen is a utility room with a washing machine, tumble drier and lots of storage. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: All towels and bed linen are provided. You are asked to bring your own beach-towels. Surfside will be cleaned prior to your stay. Other: The Mezzanine Floor is an adult only zone accessed by steep space saving stairs which are not suitable for children. A chill out space to read and watch the surf through the porthole window, occasional double futon extra sleeping area. Limited head hight.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(17 traveller reviews)

United Kingdom
5

A lovely house with great location and all amenities we needed!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for a week and really enjoyed it, will definitely come back! Sand Bar and beach very handy, loved seeing the sea when you wake up in the morning. The house is very well laid out with ample room and handy things supplied for our stay! Loved it!!

  • Review Submitted: May 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely house with easy access to the beach

  • 5 of 5

We had such a wonderful time at Surfside with everything you could need for a comfortable and relaxing stay. Easy access onto the beautiful Praa Sands beach, stunning coastal walks, and a great base to explore the surrounding area. Thank you!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Fantastic, family friendly home

  • 5 of 5

Our week stay here was lovely, the house is of a very high standard and extremally family and baby-toddler friendly which made our holiday so much easier. With lovely outdoor space for both adults and children The beach is a stones throw away, and I'd highly recommend the two cafes on the beach to eat. The location of the house is perfect for exploring Cornwall . Overall we loved our stay here and would happily return if we return to Cornwall.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Absolutely stunning!!!

  • 5 of 5

What can I say!! We had the most amazing week in Surfside. It has everything you could possibly need, it's immaculately clean & tidy and in a perfect location. We were sad to leave this morning but we will be back!!! Thank you so much😍

  • Review Submitted: Aug 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
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5

Excellent

  • 5 of 5

Great location and very tidy, well kept property in a fantastic location. View from the Mezzanine is beautiful. Literally minutes from the beach. Highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent holiday accommodation just a short walk from the beach.

  • 5 of 5

We had a great stay at Surfside. The house is a perfect mix of a coastal holiday retreat and a comfortable family home. The house was very comfortable with everything we needed for a weeks stay and a very short walk to the beach at Praa Sands. The beach is very clean and has two cafe/restaurants, we had dinner at Sands Bar twice and the food was good with great service and a very laid back atmosphere.

The house has lovely decor and was very clean. We made good use of the garden and the deck in the evenings.

We would recommend Surfside as a holiday stay and hope to be back again one day!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
June
4 Jun 2017 - 7 Jul 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£895
for 7 nights
£895
 
 
July
8 Jul 2017 - 14 Jul 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,050
for 7 nights
£1,050
 
 
July
15 Jul 2017 - 21 Jul 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,250
for 7 nights
£1,250
 
 
2017
22 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,695
for 7 nights
£1,695
 
 
September
2 Sep 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,395
for 7 nights
£1,395
 
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,695
for 7 nights
£1,695
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £100

Booking Notes:
You can reserve for 15%, and pay the balance 8 weeks in advance of your stay. Or book less than 8 weeks from the start date and pay in full. We also ask a £100 security deposit, which we return in the week following your stay.

Changeover Day:
Saturday. Arrive after 4.30pm and leave before 9.30am.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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