An impressive English oak framed holiday lodge with a riverside garden that perfectly combines traditional charm with modern conveniences to provide a high standard of self-catering. Located close to the many beautiful beaches and attractions of North Cornwall, the lodge is within easy driving distance of Boscastle, Tintagel and Bodmin Moor and a great base for a family holiday exploring this beautiful part of the South West.
This smartly presented apartment is on the top floor of Priory House in Bodmin. Overlooking Priory Park, the holiday property sleeps four people in two bedrooms with room for an infant and two well-behaved dogs. Bodmin's shops, restaurants, historic pubs and other amenities are all within walking distance, making it a convenient and comfortable base from which to explore Bodmin Moor and the beaches of Cornwall's north and south coasts. Local attractions include the Camel Trail, Bodmin Jail, and Lanhydrock House and Garden, together with endless miles of footpaths and cycling routes. Priory House Apartment welcomes couples and families all year round.
Sitting close to the edge of Bodmin Moor, this beautifully presented barn conversion offers 4 Star Gold self-catering and a warm welcome to families and friends. Surrounded by glorious North Cornish countryside, Gospenheale is an excellent base for walking and exploring the many attractions of both North and South Cornwall. Tourist board rating: 4 Star Gold
A true hidden gem in an idyllic rural setting. This beautiful self-catering lodge is set on a one hundred and nineteen hectre dairy farm adjoining a Cornish wildlife reserve. Spend your days discovering the beauty of the South Coast's beaches and pretty fishing villages and by night, enjoy amazing sunsets and star gazing on clear evenings from the decking which overlooks Cornwall’s stunning countryside.
Set amongst acres of rolling farmland, this welcoming holiday home provides a peaceful retreat amongst Cornwall's beautiful countryside. Spend your days exploring the areas many attractions including the beaches and fishing villages of the South Coast, and return back to enjoy fantastic views whilst bubbling in the hot tub followed by supper on the veranda. All the right ingredients for a relaxing holiday! Tourist board rating: 4 Star Gold
An attractive holiday cottage in a rural position one mile inland from the North Cornish coastline and within easy reach of Port Isaac (the film set for Doc Martin), picturesque Boscastle, Tintagel, the surfing beaches of Crackington Haven and Bude, the Camel estuary and Bodmin Moor.
The Retreat is a detached holiday cottage in a peaceful position in the small hamlet of Treskilling in Cornwall within easy reach (just five miles) of the South Coast. Ideal for walking, cycling, golf, riding, going to the beach or visiting Cornwall's many attractions like the nearby world famous Eden Project (two miles away).
Otter Lodge is one of seven superb holiday cottages at Rivermead Farm near Liskeard. The three-bedroom property sleeps six people, with guests having beautiful woodland views towards the River Fowey. There is onsite river fishing, a lake, nature walks, and lots of space to relax, picnic and barbecue on the 17-acre grounds. Bodmin Moor, Dartmoor National Park and the beautiful beaches of the South Cornwall Coast are all within easy reach. Walk the South West Coast Path, cycle the Camel Trail, climb Dartmoor's granite tors, or discover old smuggler's haunts in Bodmin - there's something for everyone in all seasons.
Relax and unwind in the beautiful surroundings of Rivermead Farm. Guests staying at Owl Lodge, one of seven fantastic self-catering holiday homes set in 17-acres of grounds, can enjoy the onsite river fishing, a lake, nature walks, picnics and boules. The farm is a short drive from Liskeard and within easy reach of the south coast beaches, Bodmin Moor and Dartmoor National Park. This 4-Star cottage sleeps six people in three bedrooms, with lots of space and a layout that suits families and extended families.
Offering a lovely mix of modern conveniences with traditional charm, this welcoming dog-friendly cottage provides a good central base for exploring Cornwall's many attractions. Sitting in a rural position on the edge of Bodmin Moor amongst a small farming community close to St Cleer, the cottage has easy access to both the moor and the north and south coasts.
Located close to Lanhydrock House, Hosta House is a comfortable holiday retreat for couples and an ideal base from which to explore Cornwall and its many attractions. Set within five acres of rolling Cornish countryside, guests have the use of a fishing lake, hot tub and can enjoy panoramic views. Tourist board rating: 4 Star
Large and welcoming, Jupiter Lodge is perfect for getting together with friends and families and is surrounded by glorious undulating Cornish Countryside on the edge of Bodmin Moor near the little village of Upton Cross. A dramatic playground for outdoor activities and great base centrally located, for exploring Cornwall's many attractions.
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In the height of summer, when the crowds in other parts of Cornwall can rival central London at peak hour, Bodmin Moor always feels spacious, if not deserted.
You can’t talk about Bodmin without mentioning the stories which have originated here. Legend says that Dozmary Pool is where the Lady of the Lake presented King Arthur with his sword, Excalibur, and where it was returned once he died. Dozmary Pool is also reputed to be a place of eternal damnation for Jan Tregeagle, who made a pact with the Devil.
History buffs will appreciate that Bodmin is one of Cornwall’s oldest towns, mentioned in the Domesday Book but inhabited for thousands of years prior to that. It was the starting point for the Cornish Rebellion of 1497, and has an interesting jail and courthouse. The Grade I listed St Petroc church is impressive and Bodmin churchyard includes the 14th century ruins of The Chapel of St Thomas Becket and a holy well.
Bodmin is in almost in the centre of Cornwall. It is handy for western beaches around Padstow, and the east Cornish coastline around Looe and Polperro. If you want a self-catering Cornish holiday without fighting for space with other tourists, Bodmin is ideal.