Dairy Cottage

Bodmin, Cornwall (Ref. 959910)

  • Rating

  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets No

Features

  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

Coastal and country adventures are within easy reach of Dairy Cottage, set on the edge of Cardinham Woods in an almost secret sanctuary. With a refined rustic interior, gorgeous views, creature comforts and a bountiful garden, this charming converted barn makes a fantastic escape for families, friends and couples.

Equidistant from the Atlantic and Cornish Riviera coastlines, arguably the best beaches at Rock, Polzeath and Mawgan Porth are within a 30 minute drive - perfect for a swim or surf. Padstow boasts a scenic harbour and Port Isaac, TV Doc Martins picturesque fishing cove is closer; with inns, galleries and eateries. Southwards are hot spot destinations of Fowey and Charlestown, just a 12 mile drive away.

Cardinham Woods is on the doorstep for coffee and picnics; explore 650 acres of mixed woodland by foot or mountain bike - cycles can be hired. Enjoy the children's play area, or picnic and paddle by the river before refueling at Wood's Café. Discover Bodmin Moor's rugged landscape of granite tors or peddle the family-friendly Camel Trail from Padstow or Wadebridge. The Bodmin and Wenford steam train makes an unhurried nostalgic 13 mile round trip through stunning countryside. Lanhydrock House and Gardens' beautiful National Trust property is open all year round. Bodmin caters for all your provisions and Truro city has a theatre, cinema and shops galore, set around the magnificent cathedral. The Eden Project is 10 miles away, with breathtaking bio-domes of exotic plant life and much more!

At the end of a leafy lane, Dairy Cottage offers homely accommodation all on ground level, with sofas facing the wood burner for extra cosiness, a separate kitchen with breakfast bar and a sunroom with additional dining space and good garden views. The bedrooms promise sleep perfection and a coastal-vibe bathroom completes this idyllic homestay. Guests have their own enclosed garden and patio to sit and relax in the sun as well as access to the owners' garden with a lawn and large pond, all set against a glorious country backdrop.

Accommodation

Ground level accommodation with hallway, country style kitchen, open plan living room with wood burner. Dining area and sunroom. Two bedrooms, one en-suite wet room and a family bathroom with bath and shower over, basin and WC.

Amenities

Central heating, Range style electric cooker, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher use of owners tumble dryer. TV, WiFi. Electricity inc in rent. Bed linen and towels inc in rent.
Cot and high chair available. Off road parking for 3 cars. Bike storage. Sorry, no pets and no smoking

About the location

BODMIN

Lostwithiel 6 miles; St. Austell 13 miles; Padstow 16 miles; Newquay 21 miles.

Bodmin, the one-time County Town of Cornwall with its narrow streets, shops and pubs, is perfectly placed for exploring all that this fabulous holiday area has to offer. The outstanding surf, rugged cliffs and hidden coves of the north coast beaches and the quieter sands and river estuaries of the south coast are both 15 miles away while on the edge of town is the fascinating museum and haunting presence of the old Bodmin Jail. The popular Camel Trail for cyclists and walkers also winds its way through the town on its journey to the sea at Padstow. Close by are the open spaces and wind swept grandeur of Bodmin Moor while the incomparable Eden Project (11 miles), Falmouth’s National Maritime Museum (30 miles) and the beautiful harbour town of Padstow with its famous pubs and restaurants (16 miles) make for great days out. Also within easy reach and ideal for a fun-filled day out, guests can visit Lanhydrock House, the small town of Fowey and Charlestown with its Tall Ships. There is a good choice of country pubs and restaurants in the surrounding area.