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Mawgan Porth, Cornwall

From £648 p/w

  • Sea View: Yes
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Parking: Yes
  • Pets: Yes
  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Beach: 700 Metres
  • Arrival: Friday


Walk to the Beach

700 metres down the path to Mawgan Porth.

Best thing about

The large open plan living space with its fantastic sea views.

The Details

  • Location

    Where is it?

    Just off the coastal road, between Padstow and Newquay, Menehay is a stylish three-bedroom, upside-down living barn conversion, with rural and sea views. Guests will find themselves on the soft sand of Mawgan Porth beach in just a seven minute walk down a quiet path.

    Mawgan Porth is a beach that gets it just right- an expanse of white sand, a swirling ocean, surf school, with lifeguards in high season, and a handful of tasty eateries and shops.

    If you fancy stretching your legs, take the steady amble up the stunning South West coast path towards the National Trust's Carnewas at Bedruthan Steps, soaking up spectacular panoramas. Within 30 minutes, you could be tucking into the most delicious cream tea, energising you to venture further to the “seven bays”, including the spectacular Trevose Head Heritage Coast. A dramatic stroll south takes you to Watergate bay, passing a number of iron age hill forts. With a bus stop convenient to Menehay, there is always the option to walk one way and enjoy the scenic bus journey back.

    If a spa is more your thing, you have a choice within walking distance at Bedruthan Hotel or Scarlet Hotel.

  • The Property
    • Beautifully renovated reverse level character cottage across two floors.
    • Peaceful courtyard location (Menehay is Cornish for 'sanctuary').
    • Far reaching views across hills, countryside and the Atlantic Ocean.
    • Spacious open plan living/kitchen/diner with original beams giving it plenty of character.
    • Living room with sea views, 2 x two-seater leather sofas, leather tub chair, coffee table, Sony OLED HD 55 inch TV with Netflix.
    • Large wooden table and seating for six guests in the dining area, offering lovely sea views whilst you dine.
    • Snuggler chair with fabulous sea views.
    • Fully equipped kitchen gas hob, electric grill and oven, dishwasher, washing machine, microwave, cafetiere, fridge freezer, kettle, toaster and velux windows.
    • Central heating.
    • Hairdryer, iron and ironing board, travel cot, stair gates and high chair included.
    • Wi-Fi.


    • Three bedrooms on the ground floor, sleeping six guests.
    • Master bedroom with king size bed, partial sea views, chest of drawers, wardrobe, bedside tables, lamps and en-suite shower room with WC, basin and shower.
    • Second bedroom with a king size bed, chest of drawers, wardrobe, bedside table and lamps.
    • Third bedroom with a double bed, wardrobe, bedside table and lamp. Please note this is a small room with the double bed pushed up against the wall.
    • Family bathroom with walk in shower, basin and WC.


    • To the front of the property is a garden with sea views, rocking chair, large round wicker table, six outside dining chairs and a BBQ for alfresco dining. Please note this in not an enclosed area.
    • At the rear, guests have communal access to a large paddock, with two picnic benches and sea views, perfect for relaxing in after a day of exploring the coast. Please note this is not an enclosed area.
    • Designated parking for two vehicles.
  • Need to Know
    • One behaved dog welcome. Extra charges apply.
    • Sorry, no smoking anywhere within the cottage.
    • Cautionary deposit of £250, due with full balance.
    • Short breaks available outside of school holidays.
    • Book a 5 night break and get an extra 2 nights free. This offer is available from November to Easter (excluding school holidays). To claim the offer, book a 7 night stay and use code 7FOR5 on the checkout page, or book by telephone on 01637 861005.
  • What can I walk to
    • Mawgan Porth beach.
    • The Merrymoor Inn.
    • Catch Seafood Bar & Grill.
    • Cornish Fresh deli and supermarket.
    • King Surf surf school.
    • Bedruthan Hotel (Family-friendly swimming pools/restaurants/spa) Open to non residents.
    • Scarlet Hotel (Resturant/Spa/Swimming pool) Open to adult non residents.
    • South West Coast Path.
    • National Trust Carnewas at Bedruthan steps, including tearoom and shop.

Guest Reviews

"Stay was absolutely perfect. I felt like I was home. Everything was provided for, decor was just lovely and homely. The view of the sea from the living room was breathtaking. Cannot fault it. The best thing about Menehay was the sea view and the kitchen!! Actually everything! Great neighbours too!"
I Rhodes, May 2024
"A great location and a comfortable, cosy base."
Clarke, October 2022
"A fabulous property, beautifully decorated with everything we needed for a comfortable stay."
Hart, June 2022
"Well located to explore beautiful Cornwall, and enjoy some great eateries! The barn is very cosy and stylishly decorated in a marine theme. Spacious for a family of four."
S Parry-Sumner, October 2021
"Lovely clean bright property. Plenty of room to move for several adults and a toddler. The property had everything you needed to make your stay very comfortable. We would definitely recommend it and will book it again. Lovely touch providing milk, scones jams and cream. Thank you."
Miss K Newport, May 2021

Special Offers

Book a 5 night break and get an extra 2 nights free. This offer is available from November to Easter (excluding school holidays). To claim this offer book a 7 night stay and enter ‘7FOR5’ on the checkout page, or book by telephone on 01637 861005.




Mawgan Porth, Cornwall

From £648 p/w