Tintamar is a traditional, detached house located on the outskirts of Rock, Cornwall. With four bedrooms that sleep up to eight people, along with off-road parking, spacious living areas, and a large, enclosed garden, this pet-friendly house is ideal for couples, friends, and families. A pleasant entrance hall with a bench, hanging space, and a cloakroom awaits you inside to swiftly freshen up after the day's travels. Take refuge in the snug, which features plush sofas to curl up with a good book while the woodburning stove crackles and warms tired feet. On hot summer days, open the patio doors to allow the fresh air in; a private patio with rattan chairs is a relaxing place to sip a cool drink and enjoy your private garden. Moving through the property, you'll find a farmhouse-style kitchen/diner with an AGA situated in an inglenook, contemporary facilities, a large table with bench seating for eight people, and lots of storage and preparation space for your self-catering stay. Next door is a utility room with a washing machine, perfect for sorting sandy towels ready for another day at the beach. A light and open sitting room with two sofas, a Smart TV, and a colourful rug for a homely atmosphere completes the ground floor; patio doors also access to the garden, allowing you to continue the conversation outside. Climb the stairs to find four tastefully decorated bedrooms with classic, antique furnishings and views of the garden, including two doubles with en-suite shower rooms and two single bedrooms. All guests have access to the immaculate bathroom, which features a bath and a hand held shower to suit their needs. There are several dining alternatives in Rock, including The Dining Room restaurant for family-friendly cuisine and The Mariners Public House in Rock for seafood delicacies, as well as a local convenience store for supplies. Start your vacation with a round of golf at St Enodoc Golf Club, a stroll along the sandy shores of dog-friendly Rock Beach, or a coastal walk where Brea Beach, St Enodoc Church, and Trebetherick Point breath-taking vistas are all waiting for you! Take the ferry to Padstow for a day of sightseeing, including the National Lobster Hatchery, The Seafood Restaurant for fresh-caught seafood, and scenic treks to St George's Cove, while keen bikers will enjoy the Camel Trail, which runs through woodland along the Camel Estuary. It'll take you to Wadebridge, where you'll find plenty of shops, restaurants, and bars to explore. Another must-see is Polzeath, which attracts surfers, swimmers, and sunbathers to its gleaming shoreline, while nature enthusiasts can spot seals and peregrine falcons at National Trust - Pentire. Doyden Castle and the beautiful fishing village of Port Isaac, with its famed Squeezy Belly Alley and modest galleries, are located further along the coast. Tintamar will spoil you with choice on your next visit to Cornwall.
About the location
Padstow 1.5 miles via ferry; Polzeath 2.8 miles; Wadebridge 6.2 miles.
Rock is a desirable and much sought after coastal village located on the north eastern bank of the River Camel opposite the famous harbour town of Padstow which is easily reached by a regular ferry service. The summer home of royalty and celebrities offering top class restaurants and quality shops, the real draw is the array of watersports including sailing, water skiing, windsurfing and angling. Continuing on a sporting theme, the golf course at nearby St Enodoc is considered to be one of the best in the country. With an abundance of world class beaches all within a short radius it is easy to see why Rock holds its popularity.