24th October 2022
New Year’s Eve by the coast means watching fireworks reflected in harbour waters, dining on seasonal fisherman’s catch of the day and sipping bubbles by a fizzing tide. We have retreats around the Cornish coast where you can dance the night away at one of many street and beach celebrations or simply curl up by the log burner at home. However you choose to see the new year in, do it in Beach Retreats’ style.
Here’s our pick of 10 retreats with New Year availability. We’ve got something for everyone, from couples looking for a romantic weekend away to multi-generational families seeking a large holiday home to celebrate in together.
A cosy cabin made for two, Lobster Pot is set off the beaten track, offering a unique and romantic hideaway for couples. Featuring a coastal interior with a rustic and contemporary twist, this beachside shack sits just one mile inland with at least 10 beaches all within a 5-20 minute drive from the cabin. For a quiet New Years away from the crowds, Lobster Pot is your haven.
This sleek, modern apartment is just footsteps from the wild shores of Porthtowan beach, inviting you for a rugged New Year in the fresh sea air. If you’re looking for a quieter celebration, this is the spot for you. However, if you do fancy a party, head to Hayle or Perranporth either direction along the coast for a selection of restaurants and beachside bars.
This New Year, celebrate in coastal style at White Sails. This sophisticated clifftop penthouse boasts stunning views over the ocean and is close to the coast path towards Carlyon Bay and beyond – perfect for a New Year’s day stroll. Wrap up in blankets and take your Champagne out on the balcony to cheers as the clock strikes midnight.
However you want to spend your New Years, do it in beachside style at Oakfield, a spacious retreat with its own bubbling hot tub for the ultimate pampering. With a large living room complete with a log burner, games room and wrap around terrace, this is the perfect home for a family get together.
Start your day with the sight of the cool blue ocean, paddle the shorelines and stroll the soft sand before heading back to your retreat, which sits just moments from the beach.18 Dunes is a peaceful, interior designed seafront retreat which sleeps six, and has availability for uninterrupted coastal New Year breaks.
Kick back in a stylish beach chalet this New Year’s Eve. Situated in the Upton Towans sand dunes area of Hayle, you’re in the prime position to enjoy the beach by day and the town by night, being not too far from Hayle’s growing foodie scene. The unique and carefully curated interiors of this retreat make it a delight for an evening in, too.
Azure blue sea, white sand and a winding coast path- you are close to it all at 3 Breakwater. This state-of-the-art property invites you to indulge from its crushed velvet and polished granite interiors to its proximity to one of the county’s most breathtaking beaches. Head into Newquay for the evening celebrations after a day spent soaking up the views.
Celebrate New Year together at this beautiful penthouse with mesmerising front row views of Porth beach. Spend the day on the sand or roaming the nearby coastal path, before heading to Newquay to see in the new year in style.
This New Year, get away together in a stylish family home, using time by the shoreline to reconnect and restore. This luxury retreat features a large kitchen with cocktail making area, second relaxing TV room, woodfired hot tub and front terrace overlooking Mawgan Porth beach.
At this warm and inviting cottage, you can see the New Years at your choosing. Head into Newquay town centre to soak up the atmosphere, or simply sit out on your private garden and clink your glasses under the starry skies. This homely cottage provides the perfect space for a large family or group of friends to enjoy the celebrations in coastal style.