At Mesmear Farmhouse, you have the unique opportunity to experience life in the heart of the countryside in a quintessential Cornish farmhouse, just moments from the sand, sea and surf at Polzeath beach.
Mesmear Farmhouse is part of the beautiful, family-run, Mesmear estate. Here you can enjoy acres of picture-postcard countryside with everything from a swimming pool, hot tub and gym to an orchard, bubbling stream and an assortment of farm animals. Take a look at our top 10 reasons to stay at Mesmear Farmhouse.
1. Surrounded by spectacular beaches
Mesmear is in an enviable location within easy reach of some of the country's most scenic bays and coves. Popular beaches, Polzeath, Daymer Bay and Rock are firm favourites with families. For those looking for more secluded beaches there are picturesque coves to discover such as Lundy Bay and Epphaven.
2. A friendly welcome
Mesmear is run by Vicki who is a fountain of local knowledge and always happy to help. From welcoming you on arrival to introducing the children to the Mesmear animals, Vicki is on hand to ensure you make the most of your time in Cornwall.
3. Splash in the heated pool
For those warm summer days, Mesmear has a 12-metre heated swimming pool to cool down in. Children and adults alike will love splashing in the pool and relaxing on the loungers pool side.
4. Family nights in
Holidays are all about spending quality time with family and friends. At Mesmear Farmhouse you will be spoilt for choice for places to relax together. There's a summer sitting room where you can curl up and enjoy the warm ambience and for chillier evenings, the cosy second lounge has an inviting wood burner.
5. No need to skip the gym
Mesmear has its own gym which is available for use 24 hours a day. It has a range of equipment including free weights, an exercise bike and a rowing machine. You can also enjoy some Pilates classes during your holiday as Vicki is a Body Control Pilates Instructor.
6. Meet the friendly animals
Stroll through the gardens to meet the chickens and collect some eggs for breakfast or accompany Vicki to feed the friendly pigs. Mesmear is also home to Alpacas who help keep the grass nice and tidy. Children will love getting to know the names of the animals and making some holiday friends.
7. Relax in the bubbling hot tub
After a dip in the Atlantic Ocean you can retreat to Mesmear and warm up in the bubbling hot tub. Open all year round and always at an inviting temperature, there is no better way to relax after a day of fun on the beach.
8. Keep the kids entertained
With beautiful gardens and an orchard to explore, a trampoline and even a zip wire, the kids will have no time to be bored. For rainy days there's even table tennis to keep the children entertained.
9. Discover North Cornwall by foot
With miles of scenic coast path nearby, Mesmear is an ideal base to explore North Cornwall on foot. Vicki is always happy to help with directions and can give recommendations for some beautiful, challenging routes or some shorter, family-friendly strolls.
10. Get out on the water
There's an ocean adventure to suit the whole family. Wavehunters offer surfing lessons just down the road on Polzeath beach. They also run powerboat trips to see the coastline from Rock or on calmer days, stand up paddle boarding from Polzeath.
Sleeping eight guests across four beautiful bedrooms (and even welcoming your four-legged friend); Mesmear is perfect for your holiday by the beautiful North Cornwall coast. To take a closer look at Mesmear Farmhouse and to check availability click here.