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Merlins Roost

Tintagel - North Coast

With amazing views of the sea, coastline and of Tintagel Castle, this comfortable apartment is the ideal place to relax and unwind
  • Saturday Changeover day
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Sorry, no pets allowed
  • WiFi Available
£326 - £660 per week *


Merlins Roost is truly consumed by the stunning sea views of the Tintagel coast and is set in an ideal location for a perfect holiday for anyone seeking some relaxation, stunning views and excellent scenery.  The unique location combines the rugged beauty of the coast with an area steeped in ancient legend and mystery - an exciting place to be for anyone interested in King Arthur and the history surrounding the castle, as well as anyone just wanting some fresh air and breathtaking views.  The lounge and bedroom both look seaward, with direct view of the world famous Tintagel Castle, you literally feel like you are part of the ancient site. With views of the sea beyond as well providing relaxing vistas to enjoy all day.  This comfortable apartment is within easy walking distance of the centre of Tintagel with its restaurants, pubs and shops, and the South West Coast Path, only a minute's walk away, provides innumerable walking opportunities.  The beach at Trebarwith Strand and the nearby village of Boscastle are only a 10 minute drive with other beaches, houses and gardens and the Eden Project all less than an hour.  The owners offer stained glass window workshops for anyone feeling creative.

Kitchen: Electric cooker with hotplates, microwave, fridge with ice box.
Bathroom: Shower cubicle, basin, w.c.
Bedroom: Super King bed (6'), chest of drawers, bedside units, wardrobe. Sea views.
Lounge/Dining area: Armchair, settee, coffee table, TV, freeview, views to castle and sea.  Table and chairs.

GARDEN & PARKING: New metal steps up to the property. Parking for 1 car available in shared parking area. Shared lawned garden with picnic bench, barbecue and stunning sea views.

Changeover Day: Saturday - arrival 3:00pm - departure 10:00am
Power and Heat: Electricity included in rent, night storage heating
Bedding and Linen: Bed linen and towels provided (please bring your own beach towels).
Baby Equipment: Travel cot available on request' please order in advance
Shop: 0.4 ml Pub: 0.3 ml

NOTES: No smoking, no pets. WiFi provided. Important information about internet usage. Mobile phone reception varies. Information about mobile phone coverage. Shared Laundry room.


  • Saturday Changeover day
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Sorry, no pets allowed
  • WiFi Available
  • Bed Linen Included
  • 0.5 mile to a pub
  • Countryside Views
  • Towels Not Included
  • Awaiting Grading
  • Cot
  • 0.5 mile to a restaurant
  • 2.5 miles to a beach
  • Sea Views
  • Garden/Courtyard


Local Area

Set high on the rugged North Cornwall coast, Tintagel has dramatic sea views both from the castle ruins on the headland and island. This is a spectacular place, steeped in myths and mystery, and has inspired artists and writers throughout history who have associated it with the legend of King Arthur.

With a history stretching as far back as the Romans, Tintagel Castle is one of the most iconic visitor attractions in the south west- history is brought to life for families with fantastic events held throughout the year!

Nearby you will find beautiful coastal walks along the spectacular coastline, stunning sandy beaches such as Trebarwith Strand, Bosinney Haven and the popular surfing beach of Polzeath is just a short drive away.


Very happy will return! Easy and reliable service.Mr Brian Chapman - 17th May 2018
The location was fantastic and the flat spacious and the owners very kind/helpful.Ms Gloria Webb - 9th November 2017
A very well appointed property with outstanding views. Very peaceful and relaxing. Close to local amenities to other areas of interest in Cornwall. We returned home rejuvenated.Mrs Patricia Joseph - 7th September 2017
Thank you for an amazing time in your place. We couldn't have been happier. We enjoyed many beautiful walks :-)Mr & Mrs Bruss - 13th August 2016
Another lovely stay. Wonderful views. Cosy and homely. Everything you need. Can't wait to come again.Ms D - 6th August 2016
Lovely to come back again - The views just can't be beatenTim and Julie - 8th July 2016
As always, total relaxation. 4th time visiting. Feel very much at home.Mr and Mrs B - 17th October 2015


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