We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The Tripadvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Beach Sandpiper at Porth Beach (Seaside Award 2021 holder), Newquay, Cornwall!

48 reviews
Save
Sandpiper Cottage, Porth. Beachside location with private parking and surf store.
Deck overlooking Porth Beach! Enjoy sunrises, sunsets & beach lunches. Surf store and shower below.
Seating for 6 on 2 leather sofas and 1 arm chair. SMART TV & DVD and WIFI.
1 of 39Sandpiper Cottage, Porth. Beachside location with private parking and surf store.
Overview
Reviews
Amenities
Availability
Map
Overview
3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
6 guests
3 nights minimum
Cottage
Sandpiper Cottage is a luxury beach house located on Cornwall's sunny North Coast, just a stone's throw away from and overlooking the fabulous, family friendly Porth Beach, winner of a Seaside Award Flag 2021. A perfect coastal property for your beach retreat! Ideal holiday home for families or friends. Neighbouring Watergate Bay & Lusty Glaze beach and close to Newquay beaches, Padstow & incredible National Trust properties. Book here and be within a 1 minute stroll to Porth Beach, awarded a prestigious Seaside Award for 2021, 2019, 2018, 2017 and 2016! Sandpiper Cottage offers breathtaking views and immediate access to Porth Beach and the stunning headland and coastline beyond. This modern cottage comfortably sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms and enjoys underfloor heating throughout. The proper...Sandpiper Cottage is a luxury beach house located on Cornwall's sunny North Coast, just a stone's throw away from and overlooking the fabulous, family friendly Porth Beach, winner of a Seaside Award Flag 2021. A perfect coastal property for your beach retreat! Ideal holiday home for families or friends. Neighbouring Watergate Bay & Lusty Glaze beach and close to Newquay beaches, Padstow & incredible National Trust properties. Book here and be within a 1 minute stroll to Porth Beach, awarded a prestigious Seaside Award for 2021, 2019, 2018, 2017 and 2016! Sandpiper Cottage offers breathtaking views and immediate access to Porth Beach and the stunning headland and coastline beyond. This modern cottage comfortably sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms and enjoys underfloor heating throughout. The property is set over 2 levels with the open plan living / dining / kitchen area on the top floor to take advantage of the sea, beach and headland views from the balcony. The lounge seats 6 on comfortable leather sofas centred around a wall mounted SMART TV & DVD player. Stylish oak dining table and surfboard shaped seating offer fabulous views over the ever changing tides. The well equipped kitchen is fitted with silestone work tops and BOSCH appliances including dishwasher, washer / dryer, fridge / freezer, cooker and electric hob. Also on this level is a twin bedroom 'Hydrangea' with a luxurious ensuite shower room. The ground floor consists of a spacious entrance hall, modern family bathroom and 2 further bedrooms. The master bedroom 'Sunset' has a king size bed with orthopaedic mattress, fitted wardrobe, wall mounted TV and patio doors leading out onto a private patio area. This area is ideal for BBQs and al fresco dining with further views down the side of the property to the beach. The second bedroom 'Sail 'n' Surf' is a spacious twin with oak furnishings and a fitted wardrobe. A real 'WOW' is a fantastic shared seating and picnic area, overlooking and 10 paces from the beach, and below this a secure storage area, ideal for surf boards, deck chairs and beach equipment. The 'SURF STORE' also has a cold shower facility for rinsing after sea and beach fun. The cottage is part of a cluster of 9 Beachfront properties and to the front of the development is private parking with your own designated parking spot. For those looking for a beach based holiday, following arrival, this property offers the chance to enjoy a 'car free' week with immediate beach access to the sheltered, sandy Porth Beach, protected by headlands on both sides. Walking on the headlands you will be treated to terrific coastal views as far as the eye can see. Porth Island to the East can be accessed by a narrow footbridge, at mid-tide it's great watching out for the blow hole, especially active on windy days. There are also some impressive prehistoric defensive earthworks and the remains of a settlement. For those wishing to explore Cornwall this property is ideally located for day trips to both the North and South Cornish coast with spectacular beaches and quaint seaside villages. There are also fantastic National Trust properties, glorious gardens (Eden Project / Lost Gardens of Heligan) to discover. For watersports enthusiasts this coast offers fabulous surfing (from beginner to expert), sea-kayaking and super swimming at a selection of stunning local beaches (Porth, Whipsiderry, Watergate Bay, Lusty Glaze, Mawgan Porth, Fistral & Tolcarne to name but a few). On land there is a fabulous, car-free cycle route along the Camel Trail taking in the delights of Padstow, the Camel Estuary and the possibility to stop off at the Camel Vineyard to sample the delights of 'Cornwall', award winning Cornish style champagne (as served to World Leaders at the G7 2021). Newquay Golf Club is 10-15 minutes away by car and offers magnificent views of the Atlantic ocean whilst you enjoy a round of golf one of Cornwall's finest Links Golf Courses. Culinary delights can be experienced across the region, gastronomic grazing is recommended at Rick Stein's Padstow restaurants, Emily Scott's overlooking the surf at Watergate Bay, or locally in Newquay at the fantastic fish restaurants 'Harbour Fish & Grill' overlooking Newquay Harbour and the 'Fish House' at Fistral beach. Be sure to book, you won't be disappointed. The Porthminster Beach Restaurant in St. Ives is also most worthy of a visit. Guests at a wedding at Watergate Bay Hotel? Beach Sandpiper provides a great location to stay during the celebrations. Beach towels NOT supplied, please bring your own. Maximum occupancy 6 (+1 cot for under 2yrs) Regrettably this property is not suitable for wheelchair users or those with restricted mobility. NO pets allowed. Newquay airport is only 4 miles away, providing speedy access to this Cornish Oasis from across the UK. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
No 'school-leavers' groups sorry. No pets No smoking
Bathrooms
1 Full bath, 1 Attached (ensuite)
Show more
About the Owner
Dr Adele M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2015
Write a reviewReviews (48)

1 - 10 of 48 reviews

Reviewed 6 August 2021 via mobile

Sad to leave this beautiful place - we had such a fabulous week. Property is perfectly positioned to enjoy the Porth beach in front as well as for exploring on foot along the coast. House is clean and well equipped. Great little patio for bbqing...More

Date of stay: August 2021
Thank 131nicolag
A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Reviewed 6 June 2021 via mobile

More

Date of stay: May 2021
A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Reviewed 29 May 2021 via mobile

More

Date of stay: May 2021
Reviewed 10 October 2020

We had a really enjoyable stay in this great cottage at the end of Sept - everything you need is here and beds are really comfortable. Situated a stone’s throw from the beach and interesting walks nearby with stunning coastal views. Easy access for travelling...More

Date of stay: September 2020
Thank Adventureang
Reviewed 22 September 2020

A wonderful holiday staying here. Just a few steps from Porth beach which is really beautiful. Excellent views from the dinning table. A really lovely home, well kept and very clean. Adele was very accommodating and attentive.

Date of stay: September 2020
Thank alanf841
See more reviews
Reviewed 12 September 2020

What a fantastic home! The location was just excellent, right on one of the most beautiful beaches we've visited. Gorgeous long sandy shores, surrounded by hillside and where the sun spectacularly sets in the evening. A good pub on the beach called the Mermaid, where...More

Date of stay: September 2020
1  Thank 638hannahr
Reviewed 19 August 2020 via mobile

Highly recommended, beautiful clean and modern house with all the amenities you could wish for. The house comes with its own parking space, which in the busier months is very important. Communication with owner was brilliant. Beech on your doorstep, and great location if you...More

Date of stay: August 2020
2  Thank nickkay69
Reviewed 12 August 2020

This is our 2nd visit to Sandpiper Cottage and it is perfect for our family . Close enough to Newquay for easy access to Newquay beaches and restaurants but far enough to not feel in the middle of it all. Perfect location for access to...More

Date of stay: July 2020
Thank teeps_tp
FellowTraveler559457, VR Owner at Beach Sandpiper at Porth Beach (Seaside Award 2021 holder), Newquay, Cornwall!, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2020

Thanks for sharing your experiences of Sandpiper Cottage, Porth and Cornwall with us and potential future guests. It's great to be classed as 'A Perfect Getaway' and lovely to hear how extensively you've explored the beauty and variety of Cornwall from our doorstep. We adore...More

Reviewed 20 July 2020

From start to finish this was a positive experience. Adele handled our booking so well, particularly relating to flexibility around Covid 19. It was so nice to work with Adele compared to a bland internet interaction with Booking sites or Hotels. The accommodation is on...More

Date of stay: July 2020
2  Thank richshp
FellowTraveler559457, VR Owner at Beach Sandpiper at Porth Beach (Seaside Award 2021 holder), Newquay, Cornwall!, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2020

Thanks for taking the time to review both our holiday cottage and also our personal touch to the booking service. Times through Covid 19 have been very testing for all and we pride ourselves on ensuring our guests have been given all available options regarding...More

Reviewed 10 January 2020

This was our second stay in Beach Sandpiper and once again it was FANTASTIC ! The apartment is beautiful, so lovely clean and so well equipped. Everything you could possibly need is there plus more ..... Dr Adele is so helpful and friendly throughout the...More

Date of stay: December 2019
1  Thank Surfsafari1
FellowTraveler559457, VR Owner at Beach Sandpiper at Porth Beach (Seaside Award 2021 holder), Newquay, Cornwall!, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2020

Thanks for taking the time to write such a lovely review. It means a lot to us to know how much our guests enjoy their stay, appreciate the comfort of the cottage and also the fantastic locality. You're welcome back anytime. Have a great 2020....More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Alarm Clock
Balcony
Grill
Central Heating
Deck
Dishwasher
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Ocean Views
Outdoor Dining Area
Parking
Patio
Private Garden
Stereo System
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Water Views
Waterfront
Wi-Fi
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
A Winter Sun Getaway
See more amenities
Availability
October 2021
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
November 2021
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
December 2021
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
January 2022
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
February 2022
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
March 2022
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
View all months
Map
+
About the neighbourhood
Breathtaking beaches: Porth, Whipsiderry, Watergate, Mawgan Porth, Lusty Glaze, Tolcarne, Fistral offering family fun, superb swimming, surfing & sea kayaking. Delicious dining nearby including: Fish House (Fistral), Emily Scott (Watergate Bay), Rick Stein's Seafood Restaurant, Bistro, Deli & Cookery School (Padstow, 12miles), Porthminster Beach Cafe (St. Ives, 31miles). National Trust treasures & glorious gardens at Trerice, Lanhydrock, Cotehele, Glendurgan, Bedruthan Steps, St. Michaels Mount, Boscastle, Kynance Cove. Cycle the Camel Trail along the Camel Estuary Padstow - Wadebridge - Camelford. Stop off to sip award winning; Cornwall, Cornish-style champagne at Camel Valley Vineyard. Wonderful walks along the South West Coastal Path
Getting around
Reserved parking for 1 car (further free parking available locally) Local bus stops nearby - running between ~Newquay and Padstow Newquay airport 4 miles away.
More
About this property
How do I know if the property is available?
How can I contact the owner?
How will the owner contact me?
What if I don't hear back from the owner?
How do I pay?
Is my payment insured in any way?
Do you own a holiday rental? List it here.
Extra income
Earn money by renting out your home. With no up-front fees and no contract, you keep more for yourself.
Easy to manage
Confirm bookings in one click and track everything from enquiry to check-out – even while you're on the go.
Trusted by travellers
With millions of reviews and protected online payments, Tripadvisor helps travellers book your home with confidence.
Set up your free listing
#HL2225717822
Frequently Asked Questions about Beach Sandpiper at Porth Beach (Seaside Award 2021 holder), Newquay, Cornwall!

Beach Sandpiper at Porth Beach (Seaside Award 2021 holder), Newquay, Cornwall! is able to accommodate up to 6 guests. See all property details.

Beach Sandpiper at Porth Beach (Seaside Award 2021 holder), Newquay, Cornwall! has 2 bathrooms available. See all property details.

Beach Sandpiper at Porth Beach (Seaside Award 2021 holder), Newquay, Cornwall! has 3 bedrooms available. See all property details.

Stays at Beach Sandpiper at Porth Beach (Seaside Award 2021 holder), Newquay, Cornwall! must last at least 3 nights. See all property details.