The Hideaway is a well equipped, self contained wing of a lovely property tucked away in a quiet location in the village of St Merryn. The ideal accommodation for a family holiday or for that stolen week or short break out of season. The owner, who lives next door, has taken care to provide a separate rear garden - the perfect setting for that summer evening barbecue after a day on the beach. The centre of St Merryn village is only a few minutes' walk and offers you a wide choice of restaurants, pubs and takeaways as well as a convenience store and a bakery selling hot pasties. The beautiful sandy beach at Harlyn Bay is about a mile from the village, and there are several other beaches close by as well. All offer fantastic opportunities for surfing, fishing, crabbing, swimming, playing cricket, volley ball or just simply soaking up the sun. Alternatively why not explore the nearby pretty town of Padstow with its colourful cottages, shops, busy harbour, pubs and restaurants. You can also hire bikes in the town and cycle the picturesque Camel Trail.
Kitchen/Lounge/Diner: Electric oven, ceramic hob, fridge/freezer, microwave, washing machine, TV, DVD player.
Bedroom 2: Bunk beds (3'), wardrobe.
Bedroom 1: Kingsize bed (5'), built-in wardrobe, dressing table, hair dryer, countryside views.
Bathroom: Bath (with thermostatic shower over), basin, w.c.
GARDEN & PARKING: Parking for 1 car, enclosed patio with small garden laid to lawn, table, 4 chairs, barbecue.
Changeover Day: Saturday - arrival 3:00pm - departure 10:00am.
Security Deposit: £50
Power and Heat: Gas and electricity included in rent; gas fired c.h./hot water, heated towel rail bathroom.
Bedding and Linen: Bed linen provided; towels not provided but can be hired - see hire page.
Baby Equipment: This is a "Baby Friendly" property. Baby bath. Please order baby equipment in advance.
Shop: 180 yds Pub: 180 yds
NOTES: No smoking, no pets. WiFi provided. Important information about internet usage. Call box 250 yds, mobile reception varies. Information about mobile phone coverage.
- Saturday Changeover day
- 2 Bedrooms
- 1 Bathroom
- Sleeps 4
- Sorry, no pets allowed
- WiFi Available
- Bed Linen Included
- 0.2 mile to a pub
- Countryside Views
- Towels Not Included
- High chair
- Travel cot
- 0.2 mile to a restaurant
- 1.4 miles to a beach
- Washing Machine
St Merryn is a hidden gem located within easy reach of the stunning coast of North Cornwall, with a friendly, welcoming atmosphere, helpful local convenience stores and delis, and a wide variety of places to eat. Sometimes overlooked, due to the proximity of the larger town of Padstow just ten minutes' drive away, St Merryn is nevertheless a great holiday setting in its own right, its convenient location and many amenities attracting visitors back year after year. Known as the 'Seven Bays' area due to the number of beaches along this part of the coastline, you know you are approaching the village when you see the 'Seven Bays for Seven Days' signs on the road heading in. If it's a walking holiday you are looking for, St Merryn is an excellent choice, being near to beaches, cliffs and fields, where lovely views entice you from your holiday home and into the great outdoors. And of course, if you have a four legged family member, they will love it too! There is also a riding stables nearby if you've always wanted to explore the area on horseback (a wonderful way to see the stunning local scenery).
Wonderful beaches, but walking dangerous on many local roads. Look out for annual concert by Bristol University Madrigal Society at Little Petherick Church - unmissable! Excellent local ales from Padstow brewery. Sian and Zoe were very welcoming owners.Mr Peter Simpson - 21st June 2017
The Hideaway... A perfect 'retreat' to return to after a day exploring this so beautiful county! We recharged our batteries. Thank you for everything.Mr & Mrs Spall - 7th October 2016
We loved Hideaway and its convenience for shopping and six wonderful beaches. We would like to come here again.Mr and Mrs Smith - 1st October 2016
Many thanks for your welcome gifts. This has been a perfect place to access great places to visit and great beaches. Lovely local pub, restaurants. Definitely recommend to anyone. Thank you xMr and Mrs Hodge - 24th September 2016
This was our second visit to 'The Hideaway'. Again, we enjoyed it so much, we would come again. Everything in The Hideaway was spotless and it was very well equipped. The location for access to great walks & beaches is second to none. Thank you, too, for the milk, tea, coffee, cookies & fresh flowers on arrival. Very nice of you. Thank you again.Catchpole family - 2nd September 2016
Our second stay at The Hideaway, lovely little place that is well equipped and suits our needs, perfect location to visit the fabulous beaches at Treyarnon, Trevone, Porthcothan, 5 mins from Padstow, Farmers Arms and Cornish Arms are both within walking distance and both well worth a visit, great weather added to another great holiday in Cornwall. ThanksThe Gallagher family - 20th August 2016
We've had a great holiday. Accommodation is spot-on. Thank youTaylor family - 6th August 2016
Our family have visited this area for over 20years..usually staying at Treyarnon Bay caravan park... This was our first trip in the winter so used this cottage that had been recommended... The local area, beaches and tourist attractions are all great. Local restaurants are all fab.... Cannot recommend the area or cottage highly enough.Miss Holly Davison - 22nd February 2016
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