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Amazing 5* sea view 2bed 2bath Apartment in Newquay Cornwall with secure parking

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 968 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Sophisticated living in a modern 2 bed 2 bath apartment with sea & town views

No. 22 Horizons, Newquay is a stylish contemporary 2 bed 2 bath third floor apartment, centrally located with an amazing view. It offers the best of town and beach accommodation, allocated secure parking, a lift, use of a small gym and indoor pool area, plus WIFI to keep in touch with home or work. It is a perfect location from which to visit the rest of Cornwall.

It is a stroll to shops, pubs/restaurants and beaches, cliff top walks are nearby and every night you come back from exploring the surrounding area to that view – which is great night or day!

We want your experience with us to be one you enjoy so much you come back. Everything we would expect to find in a quality holiday apartment is included. WIFI, laundered linen, nice bathroom towels, a range of kitchen equipment and new appliances + we recently added our sot leather settee, fab telescope and Roberts radio.

3 features set 22 Horizons apart from other properties:

1. THE VIEW

Our apartment has stunning views over the town and out to sea from the large drum shaped glass windows and balcony that wraps around the living area. The balcony is wide enough to take 2 chairs and a table making it great for drinks or breakfast!. We are the apartment one floor off the top of the building - so you get the penthouse view but you don't hear the scrabbling of the seagulls on the roof! The main bedroom has a full glass door onto the balcony and both bedrooms have sea-view windows. The kitchen window has an interesting porthole that looks towards the nearby church.

The apartment provides a fabulous vantage point to watch the sea come in and go out, so you can judge when you will get lots of sand for that essential daily beach walk or sandcastle build! You see a panorama from the headland to Watergate Bay and the blinking Trevose lighthouse at the end of the cliffs beyond. Sunrise is stunning; sunset is subtle, watching the movement of boats and boarders around the harbour is fascinating and our 20x terrestrial telescope (or binoculars if you prefer!) provides an even better view. The night-time panorama is as good, if not better, than the daytime one – it really is an amazing view. This Autumn in early evening Starlings have flown in murmurations around the Horizons block and church. We hope they will continue to perform as they are fascinating to watch.

2. THE STYLE

The apartment offers sophisticated living for up to 4 occupants. It is perfect either for couples or a family with 2 children. It is cleverly designed and has a spacious nature offering contemporary design and comfort in an easy to maintain holiday apartment in which you will quickly feel at home. Wi-Fi is available so you can keep in touch with work if you need to. Nearly all our equipment was replaced recently so you know it is going to work.

Whilst you are in the apartment, or out enjoying yourselves, your car can remain in our secure underground garage with it’s CCTV. As you drive into the garage our allocated space in the corner is the largest space, which facilitates easy unloading. Those needing disable access have found that large space invaluable and it is then flat to the door that leads to the lift!

3. THE LOCATION

The apartment offers a perfect mix of town and beach living whilst also being centrally located with numerous nearby cultural and fun attractions. It is in an ideal position for those who want to explore this part of the UK.

Everything you need is on your doorstep. The town offers a harbour and cinema, plus and a wealth of shops, bars, restaurants and cafés perfect form Breakfast. You can walk to Aldi, Asda and Sainsbury's supermarkets and Morrisons and Lidl are on the edge of the town, making it is easy to get food in if you want to cook. There are lots of places to eat from pubs to the Atlantic's Champagne Bar and Jamie Oliver's Fifteen a few miles drive away at Watergate Bay.

There is a selection of wonderful beaches that you can walk to with most offering water sports training. Towan Beach next to the working harbour, is just a stroll of 6 minutes and Fistral is located on the other side of the nearby private golf club. It is possible to leave your car in our secure parking space all week and just walk everywhere! 

For our visitors who fly in Newquay Airport is only 7 miles away. It has Hertz and other car rental available, plus the local bus meets most planes and brings you to the bus station just 2 roads below us. The towns train station is just about walkable with a wheelie bag.

We have had a number of disabled visitors who have informed us that our apartment is good for people who are less mobile. There is flat access to an elevator that takes you directly from the basement car park or front entrance to the 3rd floor. There is a grab-rail in the marble family bathroom, and the ensuite has a shower. The doors are wide enough for a wheelchair and we have a tub chair with arms that is easier to get out of than the soft settee!

Unfortunately for dog owners the apartment is pet free since we re-carpetted the bedrooms and hall, but that is now good for people with allergies, especially if they like carpet under their feet when they get out of bed. 

We love the quality of our apartment, so we restrict singles groups to over 21s, but if anyone in your party is slightly younger, please send through an enquiry to discuss your booking with the owner.

LAYOUT

Entering the apartment's carpeted lobby, you will see the family bathroom and two bedrooms in front of you. Both have views to the headland and out to sea and the main bedroom has an en-suite shower room and direct access to the balcony.

To the right is the wood floored open plan living area with the dominant circular glass full height windows and the balcony accessed via double-doors. There is a small table and 2 metal chairs on the balcony which is about 4ft wide so you can sit outside (except at windy times of the year!). In the Summer, the double glass doors, when open, provide a natural extension to the living area and when closed in Winter the underfloor heating makes the living area a cosy 20 degrees whatever the weather is outside! If you get bored of the amazing view, there is comfy leather seating, a 40" TV, Roberts’ radio and a DVD player plus a cupboard of games. An extendable table and 4 comfy dining chairs are towards the kitchen and the rest of the living space is a long galley kitchen that provides everything guests could require from a dishwasher to a coffee machine, washing machine, ironing board and cleaning equipment. For cooking there is a gas hob, electric oven, grill and a microwave.

Unusually for this block - WIFI is available in our apartment.

THE BLOCK OFFERS THESE USEFUL AMENITIES: 

* Lift to all floors – making it wheelchair friendly (the main bathroom also has a wider than usual door).

* An allocated parking space for one car (watched by CCTV) No.22 has the biggest and best space in the underground car park.

* Communal heated small indoor splash-pool, next to "the gym with a view" that includes a small sauna cabin plus a shower and toilet.

* A ground floor sun terrace opens from the gym area.

The apartment is well suited for families and couples as it has both an en-suite shower room and a family bathroom that has a shower facility over the bath, both have electric towel rails. The elegant bedrooms, contain 4 single beds that are usually set up as a double and a twin. With notice the twin beds can be zipped together. Both bedrooms have ample wardrobe space, elegant curtains that match the bed dressings and white blinds on the windows. All blinds are usually pulled up to expose the sea views, but they can be lowered to create blackout!. On arrival white linen will be fitted on the beds with bath and handtowels laid out ready for you to use – please bring your own beach towels, hair dryer and a bar of soap if that is your preference.

THINGS TO DO

Newquay is brilliant for surfers or beach lovers at any time of the year, but it also is surrounded by a lot of country and cultural places to visit. 

In the town the nearby sandy beaches are perfect for lying on and making sandcastles - or you can be more active and surfing or paddle board (on your own or in classes). Horizons is also a great location for hiking, plus there are fishing and diving trips available near the harbour. On damper days youngsters can fathom out our PS2 player and pile of discs, or play games found in the cupboard or try the communal splash pool or the towns games Arcades, Aquarium, Pirate Experience, or Cinema. In the Summer you can take a day bus trip to other places like St Ives (bus station is 3mins walk).

The owner's favourite beach in the world - Watergate Bay - is a short drive away. It offers the Extreme Surf School, the Beach Hut Café and Jamie Oliver's Fifteen Restaurant. You could walk along the cliff top (approx. 90mins walk - 4 to 5 miles) and reward yourself with a hearty Beach Hut breakfast before walking back... or catching the hourly bus to Newquay Bus Station 2 roads down from the apartment.

TRAVEL

The nearby airport now has a flights from Frankfurt (March-September), Manchester, Gatwick, and Heathrow in 2018 we believe that more flights from Germany are planned. The roads from London continue to be improved. The A30 has been dramatically improved by the introduction of a dual carriageway across Bodmin Moor. The town's main bus station is just a two roads away with “regular” buses to London, Bristol and other towns, services are more frequent throughout the Summer. Horizons is about 10 minutes walk from Newquay train station.

The apartment mixes the best of beach and town living in a great location that offers easy access Cornish attractions and the local airport

More Details

Owner
Caroline Taylor
Member since: 2016
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
12 August, 2018

About Caroline Taylor

I am an Artist who runs an on-line gallery selling handmade items - most are made by suppliers from across Cornwall and Devon. I've done loads of jobs in the past from working in 5* hotels to business development training and PR, this all that helps in creating the high standards that assist in making what I hope is, and will continue to be, one of the best holiday apartments in Newquay.

Caroline Taylor purchased this apartment in 2016

Why Caroline Taylor chose Newquay

I was looking for a detached property to renovate and found this great Newquay apartment in by accident. It made me go WOW! when I walked in - and it will do that to you to. It has a great location, 2 bathrooms, 2 bedrooms, a fantastic view, allocated secure parking and WiFi, so we knew it would be a good property to let. Finding it had a little pool and gym was the icing on the cake.

What makes this apartment unique

View, Style and Location. Secure Car Park with CCTV. Wonderful Balcony and we love the porthole window. Our guests have said the most wonderful things in their reviews - do check out what they say.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Newquay in Cornwall

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 968 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • resort
  • town
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Lift
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Family bathroom (bathroom 1) off entrance hall with Ensuite (Bathroom 2) off Master Bedroom
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - Twin Bed
  • Both bedrooms have a side table and light and fitted mirrored wardrobes, within which are small chests of drawers for undies etc. Main Bedroom has en-suite shower room.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Private Pool
  • Sauna ...
Attractions:
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • diving
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
The apartment is designed to deliver a 5* experience without being in a restrictive hotel. The view is amazing - it's town/sea vista is great night and day. As a location from which to explore Cornwall it is hard to beat. Although contemporary in decor it feels like home as soon as you make your first cup of tea and stand looking at that view.

Reviews

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Amazing 5* sea view 2bed 2bath Apartment in Newquay Cornwall with secure parking
average rating of 4.948718 based on 39 reviews
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Stunning apartment overlooking Newquay and Cornish Coast

  • 5 of 5

Very comfortable and stylish apartment offering all you need for a quality holiday. Good location and well maintained building.

  • Review Submitted: 01-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful, immaculate apartment - excellent location

  • 5 of 5

We just returned from a week’s stay at this lovely apartment - our son and daughter, 12 and 15 shared the second bedroom and enjoyed use of the main bathroom. Our bedroom had its own shower room and private access onto the balcony. The apartment is immaculate in both cleanliness and presentation. The owner had even left scones and cream/jam and milk in the fridge on our arrival. We enjoyed many days bodyboarding at Fistral beach which was circa ten mins walk away. We also walked to Towan beach and did various other trips including coasteering, kayaking and stand-up paddle-boarding. We often went to Sainsburys to buy picnic provisions for the day. The apartment is in a fantastic location with easy walking access to several beaches, untold restaurants, bars and shops, My husband thoroughly enjoyed taking a break from driving all week as you can walk everywhere. The only time we used the car was when we went to the Eden Project which was only 35/40 mins away. Would most certainly not hesitate in booking this property again. You won’t be disappointed.

  • Review Submitted: 13-Aug-2018
  • Date of Stay: August 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for a great review and I'm so pleased you had a fantastic time.
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as good as it gets

  • 5 of 5

the owner and the accomodation are both first class,the view is stunning,and the apartment so clean and comfortable.everything you could want on holiday,Many thanks Caroline

  • Review Submitted: 23-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful respite —

  • 5 of 5

For us it was a perfect setting to regroup after an 18 day crossing of the Atlantic and a week in. Denmark. Beautifully appointed.....beautiful views of Newquay and the harbor. Especially appreciated the scones and Cornish tea upon arrival. Would highly recommend!

  • Review Submitted: 06-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad we were able to make your memorable crossing into a truly fantastic holiday.
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Stunning apartment in a fantastic location

  • 5 of 5

We had a superb week in Newquay and a large part of that was down to the apartment. It was spotlessly clean and came with a cream tea as a nice warm welcome. The apartment was very contemporary and the large windows and balcony gave it a real light and airy feel. The views from the apartment were superb and although high up you were down into the town or onto the beach in only a few minutes. We will certainly be returning to this apartment and I would recommend to anyone.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for a FAB review.
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Great holiday

  • 5 of 5

Lovely property, stunning view, everything available for a comfortable holiday

  • Review Submitted: 28-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review with really says what we provide. Now you we have hot sunny days the long North facing and beach facing balcony is a real boon as you can sit outside in the sun but the living area remains cool. We look forward to you coming again.
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Location

Nearest Airport
7 Miles
Newquay St Mawgan
Nearest Barpub
0.3 Miles
lots of them...
Nearest Golf
0.5 Miles
Newquay - only its private!
Nearest Train
0.5 Miles
Newquay
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Miles
Costa
Nearest Beach
0.4 Miles
Towan Beach
Car: recommended

This apartment offers the best of contemporary living in a brilliant location that offers town and beach on your doorstep and a fabulous view both night and day!

Centrally positioned in Newquay the apartment is a short walk from the town centre with it’s beaches, harbour, restaurants and bars. The town is surrounded by some of the best beaches and tourist attractions in Cornwall - some just minutes away. The famous Fistral Beach with the Stein Cafeteria Restaurant and other eateries is about a 20 minute walk away across or around the golf course. Watergate Bay with it’s Extreme Sports Academy and Jamie Oliver’s 15 Restaurant is nearby in one direction and Hollywell Bay with its huge sand dunes is almost equidistant in the other. The Eden Centre, Tintagel, Padstow and many other places are a short drive away.

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Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £200

Prices will be as agreed between the holiday maker and owner for the period of rental.

If space is available the rental rate of any extension to the initial rental period is negotiable and must be paid prior to the commencement of any second period with the security deposit held intact.

BOOKING CANCELLATIONS
The £200 Reservation Deposit is non-refundable.
Bookings cancelled more than 60 days prior to arrival - full refund of any advance rental payments received
Bookings cancelled 30 - 60 days prior to arrival - refund of 50% of any advance rental payments received
Bookings cancelled less than 30 days prior to arrival - no refund of any advance rental payments received
Early departure does not warrant any refund of rental payments received

REFUNDABLE SECURITY DEPOSIT
Assuming the renter has complied with all conditions the Security Deposit will be refunded in full 7 days after departure.
If holiday makers do find something missing on arrival please tell us immediately or you could be charged.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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