Ramble along the undulating Cornish coast paths, surf the rolling waves at Polzeath or have a relaxing barbecue at Baby Bay as the sun sets over the Atlantic Ocean. However you plan to spend your holiday, New Polzeath provides the ultimate holiday destination.
Just two miles from Polzeath, the settlement of New Polzeath is nestled between two golden sandy beaches and surrounded by beautiful National Trust land. To access Polzeath village it is just a short walk down the coastal footpath or on a low tide a quick stroll across the sand. New Polzeath makes a wonderful base for exploring the rugged and wild North Cornish Coast and here we share our top 10 New Polzeath properties.
No 5 Tregales, sleeps 4
This bijou apartment is perfect for couples and small families. It's just a short stroll away from Polzeath beach so you can be dipping your toes in rockpools and splashing along the shoreline within minutes. In the evening, as the daylight starts to fade, make your way down to the clifftops (perhaps with a bottle of bubbly in hand) and gaze across the Atlantic Ocean as the sun dips below the horizon.
Clifden, sleeps 9
Clifden has four beautiful bedrooms to choose from and plenty of space for the whole family to relax. Conveniently located just moments from the start of the South West Coast Path, at Clifden you are perfectly placed to enjoy long walks towards lesser know Lundy Bay and beyond. After a day of stomping along the footpaths, return to Clifden for a barbecue feast cooked al fresco in the sun trap garden.
Pinetree Lodge, sleeps 12
Nestled amongst mature green trees and acres of rolling countryside, Pinetree Lodge occupies a private and peaceful position in New Polzeath. You are within easy reach of the rolling surf and soft sand of Polzeath Beach. Why not pack a picnic lunch, grab the bellyboards and choose the perfect spot to spend a family day on the beach, splashing in the sea and building sand castles.
No 6 Tregales, sleeps 5
Surfers will love this vibrant beach pad. Fuel up with a big breakfast on the balcony, grab your board and dash to the surf. With consistent surf conditions and lifeguard cover, Polzeath is the perfect place to learn to surf or improve your technique with a lesson from one of the excellent surf schools such as George's Surf School. After a day of riding the waves, retreat to No 6 Tregales and relax with a glass of something cold enjoyed on the balcony.
Endymion, sleeps 6
Your four-legged friend will love a holiday in New Polzeath as much as you. Polzeath Beach and Baby Bay (Pentire Glaze) are dog-friendly from 01 October until Easter Sunday, outside of this period there are some stunning coastal walks to be enjoyed with your furry-friend. From Endymion you can meet the coastal path above Baby Bay and start the climb towards Pentire Point, once you reach the top pause a moment to take in the beautiful 360° views.
Tristram, sleeps 14
With a premier frontline position, Tristram is the ultimate beach house. After a day of exploring pick up some fresh local seafood, fire up the barbecue and enjoy a seafood feast with the shimmering Atlantic Ocean providing the most fantastic backdrop. As darkness falls, slip in to the steaming hot tub, sink under the warm bubbles and relax with the moon and stars overhead.
Ambrose, sleeps 8
Ambrose is just a hop, skip and jump from the golden sands of Polzeath Beach. Swimming in the sea, scouring the rock pools for starfish and long games of rounders will provide families with memories to cherish forever. A real home from home, Ambrose will soon become your favourite family holiday home.
Hillcote, sleeps 8
Hillcote is set just one row back from the seafront. Nestled down a quiet road this stylish retreat is conveniently located to enjoy all that New Polzeath has to offer. Meander down the path to Baby Bay for a refreshing early morning swim and you will often have this sheltered inlet all to yourself.
The Penthouse, sleeps 6
With stunning views of the azure waters and a contemporary style, The Penthouse is a great choice for small families and groups. Open up the doors to the sheltered balcony and gather friends and family to clink glasses as the sun sets before your eyes. After a busy day of beach frolics and sundowners, choose from three beautiful bedrooms to lay your head and slip into blissful sleep.
Rosemar, sleeps 11
Rosemar is a striking three-storey house created from a beautiful combination of stone, glass and wood. Spend time savouring leisurely meals on the large balcony that wraps around the house. In the evening once the sun dips and the temperature starts to drop, retreat to the lounge and recline on the plush sofas whilst the fire crackles in the background.