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Merlins Cottage (although more a house) is situated down a quiet dead end track panoramic views.

Bedrooms 4
Property type house


About the property

Four bedrooms, one en-suite bathroom, two shower rooms (one en-suite).

Merlins Cottage (although more a house) is situated down a quiet private dead end track with panoramic sea views. It lies in the small coastal hamlet of Trevillick, just a five minute walk across National Trust farm land from the historic town of Tintagel.

Merlin's Cottage can easily accommodate two families with children and all the associated surfing/sailing equipment. Alternatively, it is wonderful for couples wanting to explore the stunning North Cornwall Coastline. The large garden enjoys superb views across Port Isaac Bay to Trevose Head.

This holiday cottage at a glance

Sleeps eight guests.

Four bedrooms, one en-suite bathroom, one en-suite shower room and one family shower room.

Wood burning stove.

Lawned garden.

Roadside parking.


Two well behaved dogs welcome (small additional charge per dog).

Minimum of a two night stay.

Additional features

Spectacular views over the Atlantic ocean and rural countryside.

Hob and oven, microwave, two fridge/freezers.

Dishwasher, washing machine and tumble dryer.

Television, DVD player.

Wooden cot and smaller travel cot available on request.

Garden furniture and barbecue.

Attractions and nearby amenities

Situated on the south west coastal path which provides miles of wonderful walks and breath-taking scenery.

Six miles to the east lies Bodmin Moor, with outstanding cycling and hiking opportunities.

Tintagel is famous for the legendary Knights of the Round Table and has many shops, pubs and cafes.

The cottage is aprox 25 minute walk from Trebarwith Strand which is a popular surfing and dog friendly beach. Please note the walk to the beach may be unsuitable for children or guests with mobility difficulties.

A 20 minute drive south takes you to the sailing amenities of Rock and Polzeath.

Have dinner cooked in the comfort of your cottage by Georgina Campbell 07590725563.

More Details

Property Manager
Rural Retreats Holidays Ltd
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
15 July, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Tintagel in Cornwall

Property Type:
  • house
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • beach
  • Family
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Parking
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Kitchen
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Ground floor: En-suite shower room - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , En-suite shower room
    First floor: En-suite bathroom - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , En-suite bathroom with bath and separate shower
    First floor: Shower room. - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Shower room with wc
  • En-suite shower room. En-suite bathroom with bath and separate shower. Shower room.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Ground floor: Double bedroom - 1 Double Bed , Double bedroom with a double bed
    First floor: Double bedroom - 1 Double Bed , Double bedroom with a double bed
    First floor: Double bedroom - 1 Double Bed , Double bedroom with a double bed
    First floor: Double bedroom - 2 Single Bed , Double bedroom with zip and link which can convert to double
  • Three double bedrooms, Double bedroom with zip and link.
  • Television
Oil-fired central heating, wood burning stove. Hob and oven, microwave, two fridge/freezers. Dishwasher, washing machine and tumble dryer Television, DVD player. Wooden cot and smaller travel cot available. on request Garden furniture and barbecue. WiFi* *Please note that internet access is offered at this property for recreational purposes only and is not meant for business use. Speed/service may vary depending on the package obtained by the owner which is provided to guests free of charge. Should guests experience difficulties or loss of use, neither the owner nor Rural Retreats will be held responsible.


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Other Activities:

There are some wonderful cities and towns throughout Cornwall including:

The popular town of Newquay, famous for its surfing beaches.

The picturesque, fishing port of Padstow.

The town of Bude with its pastel painted beach huts.

The seaside village of Rock.

The bustling town of Wadebridge.

Places to visit in Cornwall include:

The Lost Gardens of Heligan, visit some of the best Cornish Gardens which are dog friendly – St Austell, PL26 6EN. Tel: 01726 845100

The Eden Project , take a trip to the Eden Project for a great family day out - Bodelva, PL24 2SG. Tel: 01726 811911

Bodmin and Wenford Railway, Cornwall's only standard-gauge railway which still has steam trains running through – Tel: 01208 73555

The Monkey Sanctuary , a favourite for children and parents alike, situated a short distance from Downderry – Looe, PL13 1NZ. Tel: 01503 262532

Beautiful beaches stretch the Cornish coastline including:

Harlyn Bay, Padstow.

Daymer Bay, Rock.

Summerleaze Beach, Bude.

Port Quin Beach, Port Isaac.

Polzeath Beach, Wadebridge.

Trebarwith Strand Beach, Tintagel.

There are a wealth of activities in Cornwall including:

An abundance of wonderful walks along The Camel Estuary, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Newquay Sea Safari and Fishing – Newquay, TR7 2PZ. Tel: 01637 850930

Kingsurf – Newquay. Tel: 01637860091

Lower Dutston Farm Coarse Fishing Lake – Launceston, PL15 9SP. Tel: 01566 776456

The Smugglers' Way Trail from Boscastle to Looe.

The Bude Canoe Experience – Bude, EX22 6NH. Tel: 07595 922248

Arrange a host of activities from coasteering, rock climbing or wild swimming with Cornish Rock Tors – Wadebridge, PL27 6SS. Tel: 07791 534884

There are an abundance of historic homes and gardens to visit in Cornwall including:

Trerice Manor – Nr Newquay, TR8 4PG. Tel: 01637 875404

Pencarrow – Bodmin, PL30 3AG. Tel: 01208 841369

Prideaux Place – Padstow, PL28 8RP. Tel: 01841 532411

Bodwannick Manor – Bodmin, PL30 5LN. Tel: 01209 890696

Long Cross Victorian Gardens – Port Isaac, PL29 3TF. Tel: 01208 880243

Port Eliot – Saltash, PL12 5ND. Tel: 01503 230211

Hemerdon House – Plymouth, PL7 5BZ. Tel: 07704 708416

Some favourite restaurants to try in Cornwall include:

Rick Stein, various restaurants in Padstow, Falmouth, St Merryn, Porthleven and Newquay - 01841 532700

Jamie Oliver's Fifteen – Watergate Bay, TR8 4AA. Tel: 01637 861000

Restaurant Nathan Outlaw – Port Isaac, PL29 3SB. Tel: 01208 880896

Hebasca – Bude, EX23 8RE. Tel: 01288 352361

Strong Adolfo’s – Wadebridge, PL27 7LR. Tel: 01208 816949

Events within Cornwall include:

March: Falmouth Spring Festival

May: The Helston Floral Dance

June: The Royal Cornwall Show, Polo on the beach at Watergate Bay

August: Fowey Royal Regatta

September: St Ives Festival, Looe Music Festival, Redruth Mining and Pasty Festival

October: Falmouth Oyster Festival

November: Truro City of Lights


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  • Contractual booking deposit: 33.00% rent

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