Top 5 minimoon properties from Beach Retreats

27th May 2015

Beach Retreats has lots of different beach-side properties to suit your minimoon style (that’s a short break away to celebrate your nuptials, if you’re short on time). Take a look…

Couple walking on the beach in Cornwall

Minimoon. Noun: a short break spent together by a newly married couple, typically in advance of a longer holiday to be taken at a later date.

Minimoons make for the perfect post-wedding break – quite simply a mini-honeymoon that typically lasts for a long weekend. With all of our properties situated a short hop from the beach, Beach Retreats is the ideal choice for a minimoon.

Here’s our pick of the best Beach Retreats properties, each with their own minimoon style and available to book for 3 nights outside the school holidays.

Sand Pails, Camel Estuary

Sand Pails, Camel Estuary

Minimoon style: Peace and escapism

Situated on the tidal tributary of the River Camel just outside Padstow, Sand Pails offers an idyllic traffic-free location on the edge of the water. This two-bedroomed property sleeps up to four people with Harlyn, Treyarnon, Porthcothan, Trevone, Constantine and Hawkers Cove a short drive away. Read more about Sand Pails.

9 White Lodge, Mawgan Porth

9 White Lodge, Mawgan Porth

Minimoon style: Panoramic sea views with village amenities

This roomy three-bedroomed apartment gives you Mawgan Porth beach just 150m down the path, with the fun and foodie havens of Padstow and Watergate Bay a short drive away. Read more about 9 White Lodge.

15 Waves, Watergate Bay

15 Waves, Watergate Bay

Minimoon style: Foodie lovers

15 Waves offers contemporary beach living with some of Cornwall’s best restaurants on your doorstep. Jamie Oliver’s Fifteen Cornwall, The Beach Hut and Zacry’s; they’re all on your doorstep with the beach just 150m away. Book 15 Waves, Watergate Bay.

Zinc 14, Fistral

Zinc 15, Fistral Beach

Minimoon style: Thrill seekers who like a buzz

If you like your holidays with plenty of action, then Fistral is for you. Surf on Cornwall’s premier surfing beach, choose between one of the many up-and-coming eateries overlooking the sea and then kick back in Zinc 14 and beautiful contemporary comfort. Read more about Zinc 14.

Cove Cottage, Sennen

Cove Cottage, Sennen

Minimoon style: An off the ‘main land’ vibe with wild scenery

A fantastic position overlooking Sennen Cove with everything on your doorstep; a beautiful surfing beach, galleries, restaurants and surf schools. This is far off the off the beaten track, with spectacular coastal walks to Land’s End on one side and St Just to the other. Read more and book Cove Cottage, Sennen.

Search our live availability and remember that most of our properties are available for short breaks outside of the school holidays. Just get in touch and to a member of our reservations team.