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Appleby - the ultimate location

Appleby - the ultimate location

Nestled perfectly between Polzeath and Daymer Bay in the quintessential Cornish village of Trebetherick is Appleby - a five bedroom coastal retreat.

Trebetherick is undiscovered by many and loved by those in the know. Here are 10 reasons why Appleby is the perfect base from which to enjoy the very best of North Cornwall...

Appleby is a contemporary hideaway full of delightfully quirky design flourishes

Daymer Bay days

One of North Cornwall's most beautiful beaches - Daymer Bay is only moments away via a scenic coastal footpath. Sitting between Rock and Polzeath, Daymer Bay is a coastal haven with a sloping beach for family beach days, safe waters to bathe in and rugged sand dunes to explore.

If you're feeling energetic, climb Brea Hill to take in the 360-degree views from the top

Discover hidden coves

The secluded Greenaway Bay can only be accessed by foot and is just a short stroll from Appleby. Spend a relaxed beach day here away from the crowds. Children will love foraging in the rock pools at low tide. 

Enjoy a relaxed beach day in the sheltered cove of Greenaway

Surf's up at Polzeath

Surfers and non-surfers alike love the laid-back ambience of Polzeath. The beach is within easy reach of Appleby via the coast path or along the road. Get in the water and learn to surf with one of the excellent local surf schools or if you prefer a less energetic holiday activity, there are some fantastic restaurants and cafés with views across the beach. 

Polzeath is famous for its fantastic surf conditions

After a day amongst the waves, warm up in front of the crackling flames of the brand new log burner

Visit St. Enodoc Church

St. Enodoc Church is nestled amongst the sand dunes above Daymer Bay. This charming chapel is the peaceful resting place of the famous poet Sir John Betjeman and is an easy and picturesque walk from Appleby. 

The delightful St Enodoc Church is tucked away behind Daymer Bay

Hop on the sea safari

Get out on the water with Wavehunters and discover north Cornwall's stunning coastline and marine life. These guided rib boat tours are led by knowledgeable local skippers and aim to get you up close and personal with the local wildlife. You can jump on the boat at Rock which is just minutes away from Appleby by car or a leisurely stroll along the coastal path.

Depending on the time of year, you can expect to see anything from local sea-birds to dolphins

A walker's paradise

​Appleby offers easy access to the famous South West Coast Path. Explore miles of coastal path taking in some of the most scenic stretches in Cornwall. From Appleby you could follow the path to Polzeath and then head towards Pentire Point and The Rumps and enjoy the breathtaking views.

Enjoy the dramatic north Cornish coastline at its very best here

After a day walking the coast paths, you will be sure to have sweet dreams in one of Appleby's five beautiful bedrooms

Indulge in local cuisine

The modern kitchen at Appleby has everything you need and more for holiday cooking but for those nights when you fancy a break, there are some excellent options nearby. The charming Mowhay Café is just a stone's throw away from Appleby. Here you can enjoy a vibrant fusion of food and art in this colourful and cosy restaurant.

The St Moritz Hotel is located just a minute's walk away and offers a pool side restaurant with views across the ocean, serving delicious food alongside a tempting cocktail menu.

The Mowhay Café is within easy walking distance of Appleby. Photo credit: The Mowhay Cafe

Pack a picnic

With so many beautiful beaches and walks to explore from Appleby, it's a great idea to pack a picnic for the journey. A picture perfect village store is conveniently located just across the road from Appleby. Trebetherick Stores stocks a range of delicious locally-made produce. 

Find a quiet spot on the sand and enjoy a picnic lunch

For evenings in, the modern kitchen has everything you need and more for holiday cooking

Indulge in a pamper session

Holidays are all about rest and relaxation and what better way to really unwind than with spa day. The Cowshed Spa at the St Moritz Hotel is just around the corner from Appleby. They offer a wide range of treatments to suit your mood in an informal and sociable setting.

Enjoy a relaxing manicure or pedicure at the Cowshed Spa. Photo Credit: Cowshed

After a relaxing treatment at the Cowshed Spa, come home and soak up the Cornish rays in the sheltered garden

Enjoy a round of golf

For the keen golfer, Appleby is ideally located between two fantastic courses. The Point at Polzeath is an 18-hole golf course with spectacular views and St Enodoc is a beautiful undulating links course with views across the Camel Estuary.

Take in the stunning views across the water from St Enodoc Golf Course

If your dream holiday involves coastal exploration, wild swimming and sunset beach barbecues then this stylish coastal home will be one to tick off the bucket list. To find out more about Appleby and to view all photos please click here.

Stay at Appleby and escape the hubbub of everyday life with a truly relaxing holiday on the North Cornish coast

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