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Make a holiday cottage in Stratton your home away from home

Stratton is a picturesque village just to the northeast of Bude that comes with its own rich history. HomeAway holiday cottages in Stratton offer the perfect accommodation in which to relax and get away from the hustle and bustle. The properties generally sleep between two and five people and many are pet friendly, so visitors can always test the water on a romantic interlude, before bringing the whole family on the next trip.

With these charming and modern cottages more reasonably priced than places like self-styled foodie paradise Padstow, a stay in Stratton is the smart way to holiday. Take advantage of the lower rates, and save more to spend on the wide variety of activities nearby. Most Stratton holiday cottages come with TVs and DVD players, Freeview and Wi-Fi, and are fully kitted out with modern appliances. Of course, some go further and take advantage of the great climate by offering pretty gardens and even swimming pools. They are perfect for visitors looking for a comfortable, personal experience without the hassle of a hotel. Whether seeking to savour the slower pace of life in a small village, or eager to get into something exciting nearby, Stratton offers activities for every taste.

Things to do

-Swimming: The Bude Sea Pool is a delightful attraction just 2.5 miles away in the seaside town of Bude. Part natural and part man-made, it welcomes swimmers, paddlers or even scuba divers. This attraction is free and open throughout the year.

-Archery: Red Elk Archery offers something different for the whole family. Just under two miles away from holiday homes in Stratton in Bude, a good time can be had for around £20 for over three hours. Enjoy lessons and testing your skill on targets that are in the woods as well as on the range.

-Family fun: The Gnome Reserve & Wild Flower Garden is a delightful escape for adults and kids alike. There are over 1,000 gnomes and pixies along with over 250 labelled species of flora spread throughout this four-acre reserve. After a couple hours of frolicking, enjoy seeing the little people being made, and have some sandwiches and tea from the Gnome kitchen.

-Indoor activities: Harlequinn’s Leisure is billed as “Cornwall's all year, all weather, premier tourist attraction”. Ever popular with visitors in Stratton holiday cottages, this indoor fun zone is sure to be a hit with the children aged 12 and under. It boasts a six-level play zone and numerous slides and activities, ten-pin bowling and food.

-Outdoor activities: Tamar Lakes Country Park offers a wide variety of water activities like kayaking, windsurfing and fishing, as well as walks around the lake and a children’s play area.

Weather in Stratton

Like the rest of Cornwall, Stratton enjoys a warm, temperate climate. It shares the same weather as Bude, and sees a lot of precipitation, so holidaymakers are advised to dress appropriately. April is the driest month while August is the warmest. Visitors will find December to be the wettest month, while January and February tie for the coldest months. The local average temperature can range from lows of 3.3°C to highs of 19.6°C

Travel to Stratton

Your Stratton holiday cottage can be found just 250 miles east of London. Take the M4 and M5 west for a pleasant four-hour journey by car. From the north, the village is only 132 miles from Bristol. Those who prefer to fly will find air service to and from nearby Exeter Airport. Just 52 miles to the east, coming from the airport via the A30 takes travellers past Dartmoor National Park.

    Exceptional! 5/5
    (6 reviews)
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    • 1 BR
    • 1 BA
    • Sleeps 2
    Apartment #8138200
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      • 2 BR
      • 1 BA
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      Cottage #6824500
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        • 2 BR
        • 1 BA
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        Cottage #6089057
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          • 2 BR
          • 1 BA
          • Separate Toilet
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          Cottage #8033018
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            • 5 BR
            • 2 BA
            • Sleeps 9
            Cottage #1787223
            Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
              Exceptional! 5/5
              (8 reviews)
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              • 2 BR
              • 2 BA
              • Sleeps 4
              Barn #8147130
              8
              Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                • 2 BR
                • Separate Toilet
                • Sleeps 4
                Cottage #1866343
                  • 2 BR
                  • 2 BA
                  • Sleeps 4
                  Apartment #6798472
                  2
                    • 4 BR
                    • Separate Toilets
                    • Sleeps 8
                    Cottage #6558303
                      • 2 BR
                      • 1 BA
                      • Sleeps 4
                      House #6980283
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                        • 5 BR
                        • Separate Toilets
                        • Sleeps 12
                        Cottage #1864496
                        Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                          • 3 BR
                          • 1 BA
                          • Sleeps 5
                          Cottage #6772109
                            • 2 BR
                            • 1 BA
                            • Sleeps 4
                            Cottage #1965104
                              • 3 BR
                              • 1 BA
                              • Sleeps 7
                              Cottage #1969900
                                Excellent! 4.5/5
                                (15 reviews)
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                                • 1 BR
                                • 1 BA
                                • Sleeps 2
                                Multiple rentals Apartment #8157203
                                15
                                Viewed 71 times in the last 48 hours
                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                  (11 reviews)
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                                  • 2 BR
                                  • 1 BA
                                  • Sleeps 4
                                  Cottage #8037623
                                  11
                                  Viewed 45 times in the last 48 hours
                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                    (55 reviews)
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                                    • 1 BR
                                    • 1 BA
                                    • Sleeps 2
                                    Cottage #8121484
                                    55
                                    Viewed 50 times in the last 48 hours
                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                      (30 reviews)
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                                      • 2 BR
                                      • 1 BA
                                      • Sleeps 4
                                      Bungalow #6113635
                                      30
                                      Viewed 57 times in the last 48 hours
                                        Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                        (29 reviews)
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                                        • 3 BR
                                        • 3 BA
                                        • Sleeps 8
                                        Barn #8158270
                                        29
                                        Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                          (21 reviews)
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                                          • 1 BR
                                          • 1 BA
                                          • Sleeps 2
                                          Cottage #8108950
                                          21
                                          Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                                            Excellent! 4.6/5
                                            (12 reviews)
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                                            • 2 BR
                                            • 1 BA
                                            • Sleeps 4
                                            Cottage #8118992
                                            12
                                            Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                              Exceptional! 5/5
                                              (31 reviews)
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                                              • 1 BR
                                              • 1 BA
                                              • Sleeps 2
                                              Barn #8150009
                                              31
                                              Viewed 55 times in the last 48 hours
                                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                (23 reviews)
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                                                • 4 BR
                                                • 3 BA
                                                • Sleeps 8
                                                Cottage #6495711
                                                23
                                                Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                  (13 reviews)
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                                                  • 2 BR
                                                  • 1 BA
                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                  Cabin #8057592
                                                  13
                                                  Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                    (17 reviews)
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                                                    • 4 BR
                                                    • 3 BA
                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                    • Sleeps 8
                                                    House #8144291
                                                    17
                                                    Viewed 41 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                      (10 reviews)
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                                                      • 2 BR
                                                      • 1 BA
                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                      Multiple rentals Cottage #455071
                                                      10
                                                      Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
                                                        Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                        (12 reviews)
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                                                        • 2 BR
                                                        • 1 BA
                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                        House #6809062
                                                        12
                                                        Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                          (30 reviews)
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                                                          • 4 BR
                                                          • 2 BA
                                                          • Sleeps 6
                                                          Cottage #878731
                                                          30
                                                          Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                                                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                            (23 reviews)
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                                                            • 3 BR
                                                            • 2 BA
                                                            • Sleeps 6
                                                            Barn #1874780
                                                            23
                                                            Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                                              Exceptional! 5/5
                                                              (22 reviews)
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                                                              • 2 BR
                                                              • 1 BA
                                                              • Separate Toilet
                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                              Barn #8166234
                                                              22
                                                              Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                (13 reviews)
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                                                                • 3 BR
                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                                Cabin #8169636
                                                                13
                                                                Viewed 72 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                  (16 reviews)
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                                                                  • 5 BR
                                                                  • 4 BA
                                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                                  • Sleeps 10
                                                                  House #8158924
                                                                  16
                                                                  Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                    (11 reviews)
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                                                                    • 3 BR
                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                    • Sleeps 5
                                                                    Cottage #719145
                                                                    11
                                                                    Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                      (19 reviews)
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                                                                      • 4 BR
                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 8
                                                                      Barn #8112691
                                                                      19
                                                                      Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                        (25 reviews)
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                                                                        • 2 BR
                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                                        Cottage #8162122
                                                                        25
                                                                        Viewed 41 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                          (8 reviews)
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                                                                          • 3 BR
                                                                          • 2 BA
                                                                          • Separate Toilets
                                                                          • Sleeps 6
                                                                          House #899338
                                                                          8
                                                                          Viewed 38 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            • 2 BR
                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                            • Sleeps 4
                                                                            Chalet #6497451
                                                                            2
                                                                            Viewed 38 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                              • 3 BR
                                                                              • 2 BA
                                                                              • Sleeps 6
                                                                              Cabin #6735222
                                                                              2
                                                                              Viewed 54 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                (10 reviews)
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                                                                                • 5 BR
                                                                                • 4 BA
                                                                                • Sleeps 16
                                                                                House #6711466
                                                                                10
                                                                                Viewed 58 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  • 3 BR
                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                                  Cottage #6892376
                                                                                  1
                                                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                    (16 reviews)
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                                                                                    • 3 BR
                                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                                    • Sleeps 7
                                                                                    Barn #1883065
                                                                                    16
                                                                                    Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                      • Sleeps 5
                                                                                      Bungalow #6782114
                                                                                      4
                                                                                      Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        • 4 BR
                                                                                        • 2 BA
                                                                                        • Sleeps 8
                                                                                        Farmhouse #6920978
                                                                                        2
                                                                                        Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                          (6 reviews)
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                                                                                          • 2 BR
                                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 5
                                                                                          Cottage #6541990
                                                                                          6
                                                                                          Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                            (22 reviews)
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                                                                                            • 2 BR
                                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                                            • Sleeps 5
                                                                                            Chalet #8113527
                                                                                            22
                                                                                            Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                              • 2 BR
                                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                                                              Chalet #6721696
                                                                                              1
                                                                                              Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                                (20 reviews)
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                                                                                                • 3 BR
                                                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                                                • Sleeps 5
                                                                                                Cottage #822674
                                                                                                20
                                                                                                Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                  (12 reviews)
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                                                                                                  • 1 BR
                                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 2
                                                                                                  Cottage #8111657
                                                                                                  12
                                                                                                  Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                                    (6 reviews)
                                                                                                    avg/night
                                                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                    Multiple rentals Cottage #8120654
                                                                                                    6
                                                                                                    Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                      (12 reviews)
                                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                      Cottage #1970387
                                                                                                      12
                                                                                                      Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Fabulous modernised cottage in secluded location

                                                                                                      4 of 5
                                                                                                      We loved this clean very comfortable modernised cottage and it's secluded wooded location in a nature reserve. We had very easy access to the undulating coastal paths with stunning sea views as well as walks in the reserve itself. There was also a brilliant thatched roof pub within 30 to 40 minutes walking distance through the reserve which served very good pub meals and lovely cider! Would definitely go back.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jun 24, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jun 2017

                                                                                                      Excellent

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      Lovely cosy quirky cottage with everything you could need
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jun 23, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jun 2017