Puffin's Nest is an absolute gem! Set in the heart of the delightful village of Poughill, opposite the historic village church, this gorgeous 17th Century terraced cottage has been lovingly renovated providing the perfect mix of traditional charm and contemporary style – you are sure to leave your troubles behind from the minute you step inside.
The open plan living-room, with its stylishly sleek kitchen, comfy seating and toasty wood-burner, makes this an ideal retreat all year round. Upstairs two beautifully furnished bedrooms, each with their own stylish en suite, provide the utmost in luxury and comfort and outside a pretty, enclosed courtyard garden beckons you to enjoy al fresco dining from sunrise to sunset.
This is a terrific cottage for four, or equally perfect as a romantic retreat for couples wanting to enjoy some precious time together.
So now you have a terrific base for your holiday, let us explore the delights that are on offer in this part of the Celtic Kingdom. Beach lovers are in for a treat! Whether you are looking for brilliant surfing beaches, secluded coves or child-friendly beaches with oodles to do, this part of the coastline has it all and the nearest is only a 20 minute walk from your front door.
Don your walking boots and admire stunning vistas along the coastal footpath or discover the 20 acres of nature conservation at Kilkhampton Common.
The traditional seaside town of Bude, only one mile away, is the place to indulge in scrummy Cornish fudge, wickedly tasty ice cream and the very best of Cornish cream teas (cream on top please!). Or venture a little further along the coast to the historic villages of Boscastle and Tintagel.
Foodie lovers will not be disappointed, the local village pub is ideally situated only a two minute walk from your door – what more could you want? With so much to do you are sure to want to come back time and time again and Puffin's Nest will be delighted to see you.
Open plan living-room with kitchen and dining areas. TV, DVD player, iPod dock and wood-burner. Induction hob, electric oven, fridge/freezer and dishwasher
Utility-room with microwave, washing machine and tumble-drier
Bedroom 1 with double bed (4'6'') and en suite Shower-room with shower, WC and wash-basin
Bedroom 2 with 'zip and link' (king-size or 2'6'' twin) beds and en suite Bathroom with bath, fitted shower, WC and wash-basin
- Dogs welcome (1 dog over 1 year only)
- Travel cot and high chair
- Arrive/Depart Friday
- Short breaks available
- Wood-burner/Open fire
- Public car park 100 yds
- No smoking
- Pub 100 yds
- Patio furniture and barbecue
- Full oil-fired heating
This gorgeous 17th Century cottage nestles in the heart of the village.
This comfortable area is very cosy.
The stylish kitchen has all you need to serve up your holiday culinary delights.
Bedroom 1 is absolutely stunning.
The outside enclosed patio area is delightful.
You will feel welcome from the minute you step inside.
There are lovely touches throughout.
The toasty wood-burner makes this an ideal retreat all year round.
The perfect place to relax on the comfy sofa
The open plan living-room will ensure you enjoy quality time together.
Serving up meals will be a doddle with the dining-table so easily accessible from the kitchen-area.
The historic village church is opposite.
Stylish Bedroom 1 has an en suite shower-room.
The en suite shower to Bedroom 1.
There are lovely furnishings throughout.
The church forms a spectacular backdrop.
Twin bedroom, Bedroom 2, is beautifully furnished.
Comfy and cosy.
Enjoy time soaking in the bath in the en suite bathroom of Bedroom 2.
The pretty, enclosed courtyard garden is the ideal place to enjoy some quiet time.
Why not fire up the barbecue and enjoy some meals al fresco style.
St Olaf's church is directly opposite Puffin's Nest.
The traditional seaside town of Bude is only a mile away.
Summerleaze Beach in Bude is perfect for a bracing dip in the sea and a relaxing read on the beach with an icecream.
Make to most of the sea pool at Summerleaze Beach.
Head over the border to nearby Clovelly for a lovley day out.
Head into Bude to poke around the shops and find somewhere for a bite to eat.
Don't forget to pack the walking boots to make the most of the footpaths all around.
Down the coast you will find Tintagel, steeped in history and there something for everyone there.