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Magnificent rural views..

Bedrooms 2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


About the property

A holiday cottage that sleeps 4 guests in 2 bedrooms

Positioned within the small hamlet of Warleggan on the south side of Bodmin Moor, Badgers Cottage is a delightful, dog friendly property, with a wood burning stove to keep you cosy on a blustery autumn day and a quiet garden with far reaching rural views, a perfect spot for a summer al fresco dinner or barbecue. If you are wanting to escape the hustle and bustle of city life you will not find anywhere more peaceful.

Before Warleggan was linked to the A38 in 1953 and more recently to the A30 it was considered one of the remotest parts of the county, now a mere 4 miles from the dual carriageway this hamlet offers fabulous links to both the North Coast and it's glorious golden sands, secluded coves and wild promontories but also the pretty fishing villages and artists retreat along the South Coast including Looe and Polperro, the Eden project, Lanhydrock House and the start of the Camel trail.Accommodation Ground Floor: Conservatory with view over the garden and dining table and chairs, access to double aspect twin bedroom with zip and link beds, at the other end of the conservatory is a door to the fully equipped kitchen and this further leads through to the hall way with oil fired stove which also provides heating and hot water, further door into the lounge with wood burning stove and comfortable seating. Stairs from the hallway lead to:First Floor: Landing with doors leading to; family bathroom with shower over, hand basin and WC. Master bedroom with panoramic views, 4'6" bed and storage.Exterior: A mature well-tended garden with external seating, gas barbecue, patio and decked area. There is an outside "gardener's toilet." There is a parking space for one car in front of the property. The owner also has a large field opposite with veg garden and, on request, these may also be used by guests.Facilities & ServicesHeating is via oil fired central heating & wood burning stove. The kitchen has a range of equipment. There is an electric oven and hob, a microwave, toaster, kettle, fridge with ice box, dishwasher and washing machine. There is also a coffee machine, sandwich toaster and "George Foreman grill." The sitting room area has a TV & Bluray DVD player. There is an iron & ironing board.Miscellaneous Electricity, heating, bed linen and towels are all included. Up to 2 well behaved dogs are permitted at a small additional cost of £30 per dog / per week, although please remember that you cannot leave dogs unattended in the cottage alone. We regret no smoking is permitted. There is a parking space in front of the property and more available on request if required. WiFi is available at the property.General Booking Information Arrival/departure is a Saturday.Short breaks are available during quieter periods.£150 pre-authorised to your credit or debit card as a security deposit is required.

Discounts available for couples staying for 7 nights outside the peak season, using one room only.

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CornwallsCottages Booking Team
Member since: 2012
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Calendar last updated:
14 August, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Warleggan in Cornwall

Property Type:
  • apartment
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • Romantic
  • Internet
  • Parking
  • Wood Stove
  • 1 Bathroom
  • - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • - 1 Double Bed
    - 2 Single Bed
  • 1 x double (4'6), 1 x twin (zip & link)
  • Garden


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Magnificent rural views..
average rating of 4.923077 based on 13 reviews
Gaston Lane, United Kingdom

Badger 'Cottage Warleggan

  • 5 of 5

Lovely cottage in a remote hamlet with great views from the garden. The cottage was clean neat and tidy with everything we needed for a relaxing weeks stay. The owners living next door were genuinely friendly and helpful. Great

  • Review Submitted: 28-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: CornwallsCottages Ltd
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Northwich, United Kingdom

A Delightful Cottage

  • 5 of 5

Badger Cottage is a delightful cottage with all the home comforts needed. Very clean, warm and cosy. The views from the main bedroom are spectacular. You can lie in bed and see nothing but the moor in front of you, an unforgettable experience.

We were lucky to be there when the primroses were out on the lanes. England at its most beautiful, the moor and the open skies were wonderful.

  • Review Submitted: 05-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: CornwallsCottages Ltd
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Calne, United Kingdom

Short break

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic place. Well off the beaten track, but easy to reach everywhere because of its location. I stayed with my dog for a week and I didn’t have a single worry. Secure garden, surrounded by moor. She was shattered! Lovely, clean cottage and owners just next door if you need advice. Thank you.

  • Review Submitted: 22-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: CornwallsCottages Ltd
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Potsdam, Germany

Erholung fernab!

  • 5 of 5

Ein liebevoll eingerichtetes altes kleines cottage, in absolut ruhiger Lage. Der Essbereich ist etwas eng, aber man kommt zurecht. Wir kamen mit Hund, und dachten in Cornwall könne man überall mit dem Hund in die Natur und ihn laufen lassen. Dem ist leider nicht so, überall sind Hecken und Zäune. Aber in Warleggan gibt es fußläufig ein Moor, wo der Hund rennen kann, allerdings laufen in den Mooren dort Schafe, Rinder und Ponys frei rum. Der Hund sollte keinen Jagdtrieb haben! Es gibt viele Ausflugsziele, allerdings braucht man immer zwischen 30-60 Minuten mit dem Auto. Wer sich also fernab der üblichen Touristenziele erholen möchte, ist hier genau richtig!

  • Review Submitted: 07-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: CornwallsCottages Ltd
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Walsall, United Kingdom

Badgers cottage Warleggan

  • 5 of 5

I would recommend this cottage to anyone looking for peace and quiet. A charming cottage with everything you need (including a washing machine!). Very conveniently located on south Bodmin Moor with plenty of walks nearby and much more within a 30 minutes drive. The coast is only 45 minutes or so from here. Keith and Jenny are lovely people and made us feel very welcome. We are hoping to get to know them much better over the coming years . . . we are definitely going back! And if you have dogs, they are very welcome here at Badgers and there are plenty of places nearby to walk them! For wildlife enthusista ther is plenty to see, although we didn't see any badgers, we know they are there!

A great place to retreat to. We already have friends who are looking to book the cottage!

  • Review Submitted: 04-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: CornwallsCottages Ltd
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West Midlands, United Kingdom

Home away from home

  • 5 of 5

Very comfortable cottage with all necessary facilities, specially in the kitchen. Enjoyed our stay and were treated well.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: CornwallsCottages Ltd
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There is a pub & shop 3.5 miles away at St Neot. Bodmin, with all amenities, including various large supermarkets is 7 miles away.Bodmin Moor, bisected by the newly expanded A30 is home to one of Cornwalls Areas of Oustanding Natural Beauty. Reaching a height of 1,377 feet above sea level at Brown Willy, Cornwalls highest point. The heather covered granite moorland provides East Cornwall with the most stunning country views and rugged walks. Near Blisland you will find two of Cornwalls stone circles, the Trippet Stones and Stripple Stone Henge and just round the corner, one end of the famous Camel Trail. The 18 mile Camel Trail follows the route of the old railway along traffic free paths, providing a fairly flat cycle through Bodmin and Wadebridge out to Padstow, eminently suitable for families.The National Lobster Hatchery at Padstow neighbours Rick Steins empire on the North Coast. The Bodmin and Wenford Railway, the first steam operated railway in Cornwall, takes in 13 miles of countryside. Also just outside Bodmin is the Camel Valley Vineyard who have been winning awards for their home grown wine for the past 20 years. The National Trust have three properties nearby Lanhydrock House, Trerice and Carnewas and Bedruthan Steps. Slightly further afield is the Eden Project in St Austell.North Cornwall is as famous for its rugged coastline as it is for its surfing. You can hire surf boards and equipment from Polzeath, up as far as Bude and Widemouth Bay. Boscastle is the only natural harbour for 20 miles and at low tides and certain weather conditions you can find a blowhole at the mouth of the harbour. Tintagel brings with it legends of King Arthur and the remains of Tintagel Castle can be visited on foot. Nearby Camelford is rumoured to be the Camelot of legends past, and the finding of 'Arthurs Stone' in 1998 has only fuelled these myths. On Bodmin Moor, Dozmary pond is thought to contain Arthur's Excalibur, and Merlin is thought to be still found walking under Tintagel Island. Port Isaac is the location of the televisions series Poldark and more recently Doc Martin, as well as being a gorgeous working fishing village.Bodmin Jail built in 1778, notorious for its public executions by hanging, was the first jail to be built housing inmates in individual cells. The Jail closed in 1927 and is now a museum open to the public, which during the First World War housed the Crown Jewels and the Doomsday Book. The famous Camel Trail follows the route of the old railway along traffic free paths for 18 miles, providing the whole family with a fairly flat cycle through Bodmin and Wadebridge, and out to Padstow where you can sample Rick Steins famous Fish and Chips. The market town of Launceston is the capital of Cornwall and well worth a visit to see the church of St Mary Magdelene, with granite carvings, unusual among Cornish churches.


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  • Electricity, heating bed linen and towels are all included, you will need to bring your own beach towels.

    Discounts available for couples staying for 7 nights outside the peak season, using one room only.
  • Contractual booking deposit: 30.00% rent

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