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Fistral Retreats Is A Tasteful Luxury Ground Floor Apartment In Its Own Grounds

Bedrooms 2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Apartment in Newquay, Cornwall, England - On Quieter Pentire Headland, Between Fistral Surfing Beach And The River Gannel

Fistral Retreats is a modern bright and airy relaxing ground floor apartment. Tastefully furnished in a coordinated style with opening windows from all rooms onto manicured fenced grounds and stunning views across the famous Fistral Surfing Beach and the dramatic Cornish coastline beyond. Guests are welcome to enjoy a picnic or take a barbecue in the grounds.

One of 22 privately owned apartments, on an exclusive development on the desirable quieter Pentire Headland between the famous Fistral Surfing Beach, the beautiful River Gannel and the quaint village of Crantock. It is in an area of outstanding beauty in the quieter part of West Newquay.

It benefits from designated off road parking, central heating, laminate and tiled flooring, free WiFi, modern luxury fully equipped kitchen (washer/dryer, large fridge/freezer, microwave, Bosh over & grill, low fat grill, etc,). Open plan kitchen/dining/living area. Oak dining table for 4, 2 brown leather reclining sofas for 2, IPod/docking station/radio, Samsung TV & blue ray palyer. Plenty of books, children's games, PlayStation & games, DVDs.

Large main bathroom with spabath and shower over bath.

Second bedroom suitable for 2 adults or 2 children. 2 singles or 1 super king bed (zip and link). Oak wardrobe, 2 bedside cabiners and chest of 6 drawers. Hairdryer.

Mainbedroom. Suitable for 2 adults. Space for babies cot (we will provide travel cot on request). Oak wardrobe, 2 bedside cabinets, 6 drawer chest, hairdryer, flat screen TV. Ironing board.

It is an ideal base for touring all of Cornwall with all places of interest within an easy hour's drive. It is on the coast path ideal for walking and exploring. No car is required. Newquay Airport (7 miles), train station (1.5 miles) and on bus route to Newquay town. Ideal for families, couples and friends.

More Details

Barbara Dickinson
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
15 June, 2017

About Barbara Dickinson

We love this part of Cornwall and have had many super holidays at Fistral Beach. The apartment was not planned, it was a spur of the moment decision. Simply, we fell in love with its whole ambiance and location by the sea and wish to share our "home from home" and enjoyment with others.

Barbara Dickinson purchased this apartment in 2011

Why Barbara Dickinson chose Newquay & St Austell area

Views, location and quirkiness sold it. It is so relaxing, set in its own well maintained grounds with stunning views across the famous Fistral surfing beach. We love sitting in the peaceful lawned grounds, enjoying the fresh clean air straight off the Atlantic Ocean watching the views of the ever changing character of the sea. Love its location between Fistral Beach and the beautiful unspoilt Gannel Estuary and Crantock Beach.

What makes this apartment unique

"Home from home" with everything you could wish for. Furnished in a coordinated style with comfort in mind, Accommodates 4 adults and/or family of 4. Ensuite off the master bedroom. Two singles or superking double in the second bedroom. Spa bath in the main bedroom. Dedicated parking for one car.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Everything we could have hoped for. Visit Cornwall a lot and this time the apartment was "the icing on the cake" and within budget. Very peaceful, fabulous views. Will definitely return.
Oct 2016
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Newquay in Cornwall

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 0
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • resort
  • town
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , The main bathroom has a luxury spa bath.
    Shower room 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Ensuite shower room with wc, hand basin to bedroom 1. Spacious main bathroom has a spa bath with great shower over the bath, wash basin and wc.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , A babies travel cot can be provided on request.
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 2 Single Bed , 2 singles zipped together to make a super king double bed
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1, main bedroom, is ensuite with shower and WC, has a 5 foot double bed, 32" wall mounted TV, ample room for a cot. Bedroom 2, has two 3 foot singles which easily convert to a 6 foot Queen size double. Both bedrooms are tastefully furnished.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
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
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes on accommodation: Sorry, Fistral Retreats is a none smoking apartment and pets are not allowed Outside: Delightful communal manicured lawned fenced grounds which guests are welcome to enjoy and take a picnic or barbecue. The whole ambiance is so relaxing with stunning views across Fistral Beach and Newquay Golf Course to the Cornish dramatic coastline beyond. Relax with a book or simply watch the ever changing moods of the Atlantic Ocean. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Beds are made for guests arrival. Bath and hand towels provided for use within the apartment. Please provide your own beach towels. Kitchen towels and oven muffs provided. Bed linen and towels changed on a weekly basis.


5/5 -
(2 traveller reviews)


Very clean and well appointed

  • 5 of 5

The apartment has everything you need, it was like being at home.

There are DVDs, a PS 2 with games and some novels to read.

The location is great for Fristral beach and for getting the ferry across the Gannal river.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely review. We really do appreciate you taking the time to write it. We strive to make holidaymakers stay at Fistral Retreats as enjoyable, comfortable and relaxing as possible.
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  • 5 of 5

Great apartment with everything that you could want, very clean and great communication with owner whilst booking etc. Fab location, short walk to fistral beach. We had a fantastic time!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you had a great break and enjoyed your stay. We value feedback and our aim is always to make people's stay as enjoyable and comfortable as possible.
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Prices & Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Sat to Sat bookings only
24 Jun 2017 - 7 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Sat to Sat booking only
8 Jul 2017 - 14 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
15 Jul 2017 - 21 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Sat to Sat bookings only
22 Jul 2017 - 25 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Sat to Sat booking
26 Aug 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Late Summer
2 Sep 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
3 night bookings available
30 Sep 2017 - 20 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Sat to Sat bookings olny
21 Oct 2017 - 3 Nov 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
3 Night breaks available
4 Nov 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Sat to Sat bookings only
23 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Completion of Booking Form with 30% deposit at time of booking.
Balance of payment due 6 weeks before arrival.
£100 good housekeeping bond payable with final payment. Returned within 2 weeks less any damages.
Bookings made within 6 weeks of arrival will require immediate full payment and £100 good housekeeping bond.
We accept payment by cheque, BACs and PayPal (note PayPal will incur a surcharge).

Changeover Day:
Saturday during peak seasons. Flexible at other times.

Arrival time is after 4pm but our Property Manager will endeavour to ensure the apartment is turnaround swiftly to enable an earlier access.

Departure is by 10am on the day of departure.

Notes on prices:
The prices are based on 4 staying at the apartment, discounts are available for a party of 2 using 1 bedroom only - please contact Barbara for details. The deposit of 30% is refundable only at the discretion of the owners.
Our Terms and Conditions as well as our Summary Access statement are available on our website.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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