Stomp along the coastal paths, hop on the ferry for late night shopping in Padstow or cosy up by a log fire. North Cornwall is a magical place to enjoy Christmas.
Whatever your festivities involve, let us help you choose the right property to make this year one to remember. Here are our top picks for accommodation this Christmas.
Enjoy a cosy, Cornish Christmas at Penhwedhi in Polzeath. Soak up the festivities on Polzeath beach and walk off your Christmas lunch on the miles of beautiful National Trust countryside right on your doorstep. This stylish apartment is perfect for a couple or small family.
Penhwedhi is available for Christmas from the 19 or 20 December for £725.
1 Lowenna Manor, Rock
1 Lowenna Manor is perfect for a family Christmas. With its cosy and homely feel it is the ideal property to enjoy the Rock lifestyle this Christmas. From your base at 1 Lowenna Manor you can explore the area and even catch the pedestrian ferry that runs between Rock and Padstow. Here you can buy some last-minute stocking fillers or local produce to enjoy on Christmas Day.
1 Lowenna Manor is available from 20 December for Christmas or from 27 December for New Year.
Vinnick Rock, Polzeath
At Vinnick Rock it's an easy stroll down to Polzeath beach where you can brave a refreshing Christmas morning dip or an invigorating surf. Retreat to Vinnick Rock, light the wood burner and gather in the lounge to warm up by the glow of the fire, perhaps with a mulled wine in hand. Enjoy your favourite Christmas programmes on the large wall-mounted TV complete with Sky HD+.
Vinnick Rock is available from 20 December for Christmas.
Appleby, Daymer Bay
Spend Christmas in pure style at Appleby. Enjoy Christmas lunch together around the statement dining table, then after the festivities wrap up warm and head out for a stroll along the coastal footpath. From Appleby you can take in beautiful Daymer Bay, Greenaway beach or watch the waves crashing on Polzeath beach. When you return to Appleby you can warm your fingers and toes by the wood burner.
Appleby has 20% off Christmas and is available from 20 or 21 December.
The Coach House, Rock
Tucked away on a beautiful private estate, The Coach House is full of charm. Enjoy walks with your four-legged friend in the beautiful private grounds that border the Camel Estuary or simply relax in the plush lounge savouring time spent relaxing and chatting with loved ones.
The Coach House has 15% off for Christmas and arrival day can be flexible.
Spend a luxurious Christmas beside the sea at Tristram. With two log fires and an Aga you are sure to keep nice and cosy after a rejuvenating morning surf or a brisk coastal walk. The large social spaces mean you can dine and relax in style, with the Atlantic Ocean as your backdrop.
Tristram is available from 20 December for Christmas.
Drum Fish, Polzeath
Be on the beach in moments from Drum Fish This contemporary property has stylish interiors and an unbeatable location overlooking Polzeath Beach. On Christmas day light the wood burner and unwrap gifts with the sound of the fire crackling in the background.
Drum Fish is available from 20 or 21 December for Christmas and 27 or 28 December for New Year.
Buzza Vean, Rock
Sleeps 11 (+ 2 in annexe)
Buzza Vean is nestled within mature gardens in a peaceful area of Rock and makes a grand setting for your Christmas gathering. The large and modern kitchen has a beautiful cream Aga and plenty of room to whip up the perfect turkey feast. After dinner gather by the fire for family board games with a glass of local tipple in hand.
Buzza Vean is available from 20 or 21 December for Christmas and 27 or 28 December for New Year.
The Port House, Port Isaac
Port Isaac is a magical place to spend the festive period. Explore the narrow streets with festive wreaths adorning doors, string lights swaying above and the famous lobster pot Christmas tree taking centre stage. The Port House provides a warm and cosy base to enjoy quality time with the family in stylish surroundings. You can even bring your four-legged friend too!
The Port House is available from 20 December for Christmas.
Little Lynam, Rock
Enjoy a Christmas morning walk on Porthilly Beach with your four-legged friends in tow before enjoying lunch at the local pub. Head home and gather around on the comfy sofas to watch a festive film all together. You are sure to have a Christmas or New Year to remember at Little Lynam
Little Lynam is available from 20 or 21 December for Christmas or from 27 or 28 December for New Year.
If you would like more information on the featured properties or further options for a Christmas or New Year break, please call us on 01208 869090.