The open plan living area has sunlight flooding in, you can see glimpses of sea views towards Porth Beach to the side, from the sitting room.
The balcony, which overlooks neighbouring houses, is a lovely spot to enjoy a morning coffee and even has a view of Porth beach in the distance.
Lunch is ready.
The master bedroom has patio doors leading out onto the decked outside area.
Plenty of comfy seating for the whole family.
The perfect spot to read a book!
The open plan dining area is the perfect spot to reflect on the day's adventures over a glass or two of wine.
Although compact the kitchen is equipped fabulously.
The master bedroom has a fabulous en suite shower-room.
The en suite shower-room has a super enclosed shower.
Bedroom 2 is a lovely double, which also has a fold up single bed, so could accomodate three.
Bedroom 2 has patio doors leading onto the decked area.
The rear of 2 Glendorgal, showing the lovely top floor balcony, and patio doors which lead from the bedrooms onto the decked area. Perfect for an al fresco dinner.
Bedroom 3 is a double and is light and bright.
The family shower-room, located on the ground floor is so light and bright.
There are lots of beaches all close by.
Porth beach is a short walk away, down a very steep cliff path. The cliffs are unfenced, so please take extra care with children and dogs.
Views of Porth Beach to the side from the balcony.
2 Glendorgal is a two-storey house, in a small horseshoe of 15 properties, nestled above the beach. You can access the property either via a ramp or flight of steps. The parking bay is a short walk away from the property.
The dramatic north Cornwall coast has the most incredible coast path waiting to be explored.

2 Glendorgal

4229

1.2 miles NE of Newquay / Sleeps 6 + 2 cots*

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The location of attractions is intended only as a guide. Distances are 'as the crow flies'.

Nearest pub

Two Clomes (2 ¼ miles)

Named after a type of masonry oven, not surprisingly there are two fireside ovens here situated at either side of the open fireplace. A traditional pub rated highly for its food quality; children are welcome.

Nearest beach

Lusty Glaze (300 yards)

Watching the sun set at Lusty Glaze, a small but exquisitely pretty cove enveloped in high cliffs, is one of the summer’s highlights.

Rated 4 out of 5 stars
Rated 4 out of 5 stars

May 2011

Great name, great beach

Great name, fantastic beach. Fling yourself down the zip wire for an adrenalin rush and recover with a cuppa in the cafe. This is a great spot to catch the sunset, (but be warned there are lots of steps down to the beach).

Nearest walk

Newquay to Watergate Bay (¾ mile)

It is best to park in the area around The Great Western Hotel and pick up the coastal path heading north all the way to Watergate Bay. The views of the Atlantic are terrific, backed up by some dramatic high cliffs and sandy beaches. Dogs are allowed on the paths but do take care as the cliffs are high. Beach access is limited for dogs during summer but some do allow them during the winter months. Further details about dog friendly beaches can be found on the Cornwall-beaches.co.uk website and it is recommended that you check this before you set off. Watergate Bay is a two mile stretch of golden sands and you can stop over at Jamie Olivers Fifteen Restaurant before the return leg. This walk is a 6 mile round trip. Take a look at the i.walk.cornwall website for a detailed route and other great scenic walks in the area.

Nearest town

Newquay (1 mile)

Arguably the liveliest town on the north coast, Newquay caters for young revellers and families alike. Great surfing, lots of busy pubs and cafes and a hub for surf lifestyle shopping.

Also nearby

Fifteen Cornwall (1 ¾ miles)

Jamie Oliver has brought his formula to Cornwall. Fifteen youngsters are given a chance to cook for you and to forge a promising career. Enjoy their cooking and the extreme antics on the two mile beach at Watergate Bay.

Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Mrs Thurlby June 2011

A lovely treat

We visited Fifteen with our 3yr old and her 78yr old grandma, and both loved the food, setting and attentive but relaxed service. We all enjoyed the fantastic food, with a well-priced children's menu and are glad we booked weeks ahead!


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

March 2010

Fantastic food in a beautiful location, did struggle to find it though!


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Mr and Mrs Bond June 2009

Fantastic Food at Fifteen

We have had excellent food here whether it's lunch or dinner. Do not be put off by the 'taster menu only' for dinner - there is plenty of choice. We would go just for the Italian olives - they are a great start while studying the menu. The atmosphere is very informal and the views are fantastic. The staff are attentive, enthusiatic and clearly well-trained. We would go for the food experience alone.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Lucy April 2009

The open kitchen layout means you can watch your food being prepared, but it's more likely you'll find yourself staring at the stunning views of the coast stretching down towards Newquay. A great setting for some great food - the octopus salad was delicious, as was the chocolate nemesis.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Miss Navey August 2008

Great for lunch as you have the wonderful view of the beach. Do need to book. Great walk on the cliffs before you eat!


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

July 2008

Yummy!

This is a relaxed atmosphere to enjoy with friends and/or family. Lovely lunches or posh nosh in the evening. This restaurant is one not to missed with great views over the beach and within easy reach of Newquay airport. If rice pudding is still on the menu you must try it. It's not the pud as we all know it ......

Newquay Zoo (¾ mile)

From African lions to zebras, Cornwall’s award-winning zoo is home to over 300 animals. There's plenty to do, with daily feeding times and talks, a play area, maze, picnic spots, a cafe and, in summer, bbq's by the lake. Young animal lovers can sign up to be a junior zookeeper for the day.

Rated 4 out of 5 stars
Rated 4 out of 5 stars

Mrs Darvell July 2014

Newquay Zoo is worth a visit however it is a little on the small side and you do get around quite quickly. However if you take the trail, go around the maze and have lunch/picnic then it does fill a morning/afternoon quite nicely. There are lots of animals for the kids to see and various interesting talks throughout the day. Would recommend the food in the café we had a lovely lunch there.


Rated 4 out of 5 stars

September 2012

We came here on a damp and drizzly day but the zoo didn't disappoint. It is small but there is a kids trail to do on the way round and interesting talks about the animals. The kids loved that they could pay 50p and feed the penguins!! I would recommend it for a day out but be aware that it isn't big and therefore if you didn't want to spend time doing the trail etc, you could be finished fairly quickly.


Rated 4 out of 5 stars

February 2010

Lots to do at Newquay Zoo!

Although comparatively small, this is reflected in the price and there is still plenty to do to make a worthwhile day out. The zoo is well landscaped throughout, with further improvements currently being carried out, making for a lovely walk if nothing else! The animals all looked healthy and were easy to see, and we were given a map, some vouchers and a timetable of the talks/shows upon entry. Considering we went out-of-season, on a very cold February morning, there were at least five feeding times/talks to go and see throughout the day, plenty of picnic benches and a cafe (although the little food stalls dotted around were closed), plus a small shop, packed full of animal-related bits and pieces. All in all, a worthwhile trip out on a budget!


Rated 4 out of 5 stars

Ms Jacobs January 2009

zoo

if you've got kids this is a good place to take them if the weather turns. It is quite small but in school hols they put on lots of entertainment and it is generally pretty interesting.


Rated 4 out of 5 stars

July 2008

Friendly little zoo, right next to the swimming centre and skate park for those groups with a mix of interests. You won't see the range of animals you expect at the larger zoos, but those that are there are happy and well cared for. You won't see penguins, tapirs, lions and lynx anywhere else in Cornwall!

Bedruthan Steps Beach (4 ½ miles)

Said to be the stepping stones of a giant, the Bedruthan Steps are a series of rock formations soaring from the sea along Cornwall's north coast. Just a few miles from Padstow, the sea stacks are best viewed from the cliffs above Bedruthan beach. Park in the National Trust car park and take a short walk to be treated to spectacular views. The Bedruthan Steps are a sight to behold all throughout the year.

Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Mr Smith June 2012

We were there in early season and there were very few people on the beach: it felt really wild and pristine. The best time to visit is shortly before low tide, when access to the various parts of the beach is easiest.
Beware: there are 150 (steep) steps going down, but at least double that number coming back up!


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Ms Simmonds April 2012

Best cream tea

Walk along the cliffs above Bedruthan steps for stunning views and crashing waves. If the tide is right you can add a walk along the dramatic sandy beach. The tearoom at the National Trust car park at Carnewas served the best cream tea of our holiday - fresh, melt in your mouth scones. Yummy! If you are an NT member the parking is free and right at the cliff edge for starting your walk.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Mr Christie August 2011

Bedruthan Steps

Probably the most fantastic sandy beach I've been on. Amazing and well worth the climb down. I have Fibromyalgia, a painful muscle/joint condition, but I could not resist going down onto this beach and I was very glad I did. It was overcast when we started the descent but the sun came out for a while. I would imagine the beach would be like paradise on a warm sunny day as it was when overcast!!! There wasn't many people on the beach which added to the feel. Lots of warm pools everywhere, beautiful rocks and little caves. Dramatic and wild. My husband, 21 yr old son and 2 teenage daughters loved it. We had a snack in the lovely tea room at the top that had an extensive menu for such a small cafe and lovely coffee. Really enjoyed the day. It was worth the pain of coming back up, but I did so slowly in my own time. I would definately do it again. It would be very hard for anyone more disabled than me though.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Mrs Thurlby June 2011

Dramatic and beautiful

We visited Bedruthan Steps on a windy and overcast day, parking at the National Trust carpark and following the paths across the heathland to the clifftop. Our 3yr old daughter was just entranced by the rocks and swore that she saw a mermaid...
As the tide was in we didn't climb down the steps, and wouldn't have attempted it with our daughter, but just seeing the amazing rocks and cliffs from the viewing spots at the cliffedge was enough.

Trerice (2 ¾ miles)

An Elizabethan manor house with beautiful gardens and many restored rooms to explore inside. Highlights include the ornate fireplaces and ceilings and the traditional orchard containing rare ‘heritage’ varieties of apples and pears.

Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Ms Hudson March 2013

Trerice by Candlelight

An idea the National Trust should adopt for every area!
Friday nights in March and October Trerice is lit by flickering candles (not real ones obviously, health and safety would have a fit) and open from 6pm. Such a great idea, and very atmospheric. Gardens quite spooky which is good. Highly recommended.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Mr Dernie April 2012

Trerice, National Trust historic house & garden, near Newquay - 5 stars. Fascinating historic house and garden, very visitor friendly (especially for families/children) - not as well known as other NT properties in the area but should not be overlooked!

Boardmasters Newquay (1 ¾ miles)

Fistral Beach is where the action sports take place, including ASP World Tour Surfing. Further along the coast Watergate Bay plays host to the festival. These events are certainly for the young or young at heart, take a look at their Web site for further details and to buy tickets.

Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Nick Webb August 2015

I went to the 2015 Boardmasters and it was fantastic. Brilliantly organised, The line up was varied and interesting with some classics like Faithless and Reef together with and up and comers like the stunning Rag and Bone man. I love the little View stage perched on the cliff over looking Watergate Bay beneath you. Its a breathtaking way to watch live music. I saw a young singer songwriter called Josh Mac from Brighton who was simply brilliant . The festival is starting to feel like a real festival now with its own personality created by fab venues like The Keg and Pasty, a pub Filled to the roof with pasties and cider... perfect.

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