Nestled on the front of the coastline overlooking Polzeath beach, offering stunning sea-views as well as a fabulous interior, this marvellous, detached cottage, Megizzy, is the perfect setting for a family of up to twelve seeking a luxury coastal retreat. Idyllically positioned near fantastic amenities of Polzeath and the lively towns of Wadebridge and Padstow, this property guarantees sandy beaches and a plethora of attractions. Park up in the designated parking area, which offers four spaces to leave your vehicle and be greeted by a refreshing sea breeze as you soak in the glorious surroundings. Enter the property on the lower-ground-floor, hosting a wet room to rinse off the sand after a day bathing on the beach, as well as hanging rails for any surfing attire. A wooden stair case will lead you to the ground-floor, which welcomes an abundance of natural light in through the large windows and is beautifully presented with its thoughtful décor. Step over to the open-plan living space, unwind on the plush sofas to enjoy a movie marathon, courtesy of the Smart TV and relish the gentle heat of the woodburner. Prepare home-cooked meals over in the stylish kitchen area, hosting an island to chop up some fresh produce and assisting your self-catering experience with superb facilities. Discover the utility room to the rear and utilise the coffee maker for a steaming cup of coffee, as well as a dishwasher to clean up after dinner. Gather around the fabulous dining table at the front of the house overlooking the sea to tuck-into a feast and catch-up on the excitement of the day. Savour a glass of wine on the outdoor terrace to soak in the last of the sun and absorb the spectacular sights until the sky grows dark. For windy days, there is a specially designed sunken patio so you can be sure to soak up the rays whilst being sheltered from the breeze. For a moment alone, utilise the snug room, which provides a Smart TV and Playstation, curl up on the sofa and enjoy the tranquil setting through the floor to ceiling glass windows, with door out onto the front terrace. When sleep calls, retreat upstairs and admire the exquisite lighting hanging over the stairwell, where you will find five charming bedrooms. The first-floor hosts three king-size bedrooms, boasting sea-views and en-suite showers, one master king-size offers guests a balcony to absorb the scenery, as well as an en-suite bathroom for a leisurely bubble-bath to prepare for a night's embrace. The first-floor also hosts a darling double bedroom and a double bunk bedroom with L-shaped built in cabin style bunk beds for children, which both have Jack and Jill access to a shower room. Megizzy's garden is the perfect spot to take your morning cup of tea to as you enjoy the perks of being besides the sea by watching the keen morning surfers - or join them yourself! The sandy shores of Polzeath rests just paces away from the property, take a leisurely stroll to arrive at this ideal surfing beach, where you can indulge in bathing on the golden sand and afterwards try out a beachfront eatery. Turn left from Megizzy on the South West Coastal Path and walk along past Greenaway cove to reach the gentle lapping waves at Daymer Bay, where St. Enodoc Church nestles in the famous golf course, set just back from the dunes. Settled along the Camel River estuary is the bustling town of Wadebridge, here you can sample a plethora of fantastic restaurants, rummage around boutiques and delight in the array of cafes; there is also an 18-mile Camel Trail for an exhilarating adventure on foot. Visit the pretty town of Padstow for a rugged coastline, stunning beaches and remarkable restaurants to dine out at, which offer fresh, local food. For spectacular sights in a prime beachfront location, choose Megizzy.
About the location
Wadebridge 7.5 miles; Padstow 16 miles.
The seaside village of Polzeath boasts a sandy beach, which is bordered by rock pools and is acclaimed to be one of the best surfing beaches in the country. Polzeath itself has a number of small shops, cafes and restaurants, and the South West Coast Path, a 630-mile route, runs through the village. Just over seven miles away is the popular market town of Wadebridge, which is set alongside the River Camel and offers an array of shops, pubs and restaurants, as well as North Cornwall's only family-owned cinema. There’s wonderful countryside in the area, with the renowned Camel Trail passing through the town, and the nearby town of Padstow, with its harbour, pastel-washed medieval houses and celebrated restaurants is well worth exploring. Within driving distance is the UK surfing capital of Newquay, with over 11 miles of golden sandy beaches. Polzeath is an excellent base for exploring this part of Cornwall.