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Camel Quarry House, On the Camel Estuary and Camel Trail. Near Padstow, Cornwall

32 reviews
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Overview
6 bedrooms
6 bathrooms
16 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
'Perfect for a family seaside holiday, or for a grown up house party ' Tatler. The Perfect Hideaway. “Camel Quarry House” is a new & contemporary home.The house sleeps 12 adults all with ensuite or a mix of adults and children sleeping 16. There is a media room with SKY smart TV and Netflix. An open plan sit/dinning with spectacular 360 views, and a gym. It has been built using local materials to the highest specification. It is just a one minute walk to the Camel Estuary and the Camel Trail. The imaginative and magical garden has been designed by Mary Reynolds who won the coveted Gold Medal for her Celtic garden at the Chelsea Flower Show in 2002. There is a mooring in front of the house, by boat you are a few minutes from Rock and Padstow, or you can bicycle to either Padstow or Wadebri...'Perfect for a family seaside holiday, or for a grown up house party ' Tatler. The Perfect Hideaway. “Camel Quarry House” is a new & contemporary home.The house sleeps 12 adults all with ensuite or a mix of adults and children sleeping 16. There is a media room with SKY smart TV and Netflix. An open plan sit/dinning with spectacular 360 views, and a gym. It has been built using local materials to the highest specification. It is just a one minute walk to the Camel Estuary and the Camel Trail. The imaginative and magical garden has been designed by Mary Reynolds who won the coveted Gold Medal for her Celtic garden at the Chelsea Flower Show in 2002. There is a mooring in front of the house, by boat you are a few minutes from Rock and Padstow, or you can bicycle to either Padstow or Wadebridge in 15 minutes. The views from the house and terrace are spectacular. The views shown are what you will see when you come and stay here! There is a roof terrace facing south with a fire place and BBQ and table that seats 20. A garden with fire-pit, copper pumpkinswing seat, cedar hot tub, an extra BBQ, and outside shower, The house has 4 double bedrooms each with it's own bathroom and separate shower room. A further 2 rooms can be made up as double beds or singles. They have their own bathroom or shower room. You can park your car and not need to get back into it for the duration. There are many beaches to choose from, and different surfing areas. Sailing, surfing, water skiing, horse riding, golf. You can even shrimp a minute away from the front door. Doc Martin, Fisherman Friends or Poldark Country is there to explore, along with Port Isaac, Padstow, Eden Project, Tintagel, or Boscastle. Gourmet restaurants are in abundance, with Padstow being a hub for chefs. Prawn on the lawn, Rick Stein and Nathan Outlaw make this a foodies retreat. Please see below for more details. More
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About the Owner
Emma A
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:65%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2008
Interaction with guests
Dee, the housekeeper/Manager is there to help and welcome you. She can arrange for Chefs to come to the house, yoga teachers, masseuse or personal fitness trainers. She also comes in to clean, re-stack the wood and care for the cedar hottub. I send all guests a comprehensive directory, bursting with local knowledge and phone numbers.
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Reviewed 29 December 2018

We wanted a family Christmas and could not have chosen better than Camel Quarry House. We were a mixture of adults and small children to include a baby. The amenities at the hotel were fantastic, everything necessary was provided. We used the hot tub several...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Pendulic
Reviewed 5 December 2018 via mobile

This is now the third time we have visited Camel Quarry House and it definitely won’t be the last. The house is an incredible property, impeccably finished, a real grand design. Stunning views from the top floor open plan dining and living area, make sure...More

Date of stay: November 2018
1  Thank Ben A
camelquarryhouse, VR Owner at Camel Quarry House, On the Camel Estuary and Camel Trail. Near Padstow, Cornwall, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2018

Thanks Ben. So happy you love Camel Quarry. We love having you!

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Reviewed 1 November 2018

One could not wish for more. This is the most perfect sojourn for anyone looking for peace and comfort in an idyllic position with all imenities possible. I could not recommend it more highly.

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank Passenger57399510045
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Its really hard to put into words how perfect this house is- its everything you could possibly imagine and so much more! Having spent time there before I knew it would be perfect for my 21st- so invited 35 friends for a black tie dinner...More

Date of stay: August 2018
1  Thank Olly F
Reviewed 25 July 2018

Ten of us stayed at Camel Quarry House to celebrate a 50th birthday. Although it was October, we boated on the Estuary, rode bikes (supplied for all of us at the house) along the trail to the fabulous restaurants of Padstow and two of our...More

Date of stay: October 2016
Thank Emma B
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Towels Provided
Ocean Views
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
A Winter Sun Getaway
Hairdryer
Water Park Nearby
TV
Rural/Countryside Retreats
City Getaway
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Secure Parking
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
VCR
Toaster
Telephone
Staffed Property
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Gym
Hot Tub
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
Patio
Fireplace
Additional amenities & feature info
The living area is on the second floor which is glazed to give a 360 degree view of the estuary and country side. The nearest house is over 1km away. The South facing terrace is accessed off the sitting room by large concertina doors. It has a table for 18 people and sofa and bean bags. There is also a BBQ here. The bedrooms have fabulous views and are very comfortable with bathrooms and separate showers. Two of the bedrooms have freestanding baths in the bedroom. The Multimedia room on the grond floor has large LCD screen with a surround system and a colection of DVDs. The wet room has hanging and plunge bath for the wetsuits and a separate area for the laundry with 2 x 10kg load washing / drier machines. Outside there is an outdoor shower for those returning from shrimping, or playing below on the estuary. In the cellar there is a gym with a running machine, rowing machine, Nordic trainer and punch bag. DVD to help you get through your regime. ***** Below is a list of main points Terrace on 2nd floor with BBQ and table to sit approx 20 people Sitting Room / Dining room with open fire & uninterrupted panoramic views WIFI and broadband connection throughout house. Music sytem with 4 speakers in sitting room ready for your IPOD. KItchen with walk-in fridge, 2 X dishwashers, Mercury gas / electric 5 hob cooker Bedrooms to sleep 12 - 16 with their own bathrooms - 4 bedrooms have bathrooms and separate shower rooms, 2 bedooms have shower rooms. Gym with Nordic ski machine, Nautulus running machine and rowing machine, punch bag and finally a dvd. Cedar Hot tub in garden with fabulous views of Camel estuary and sunsets over Padstow Firepit for those young at heart Media room with surround sound and huge LCD screen tele plus DVD A mooring should you want to bring your own boat.
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About the neighbourhood
Padstow is a small working fishing town, as well as being famous for its gourmet restaurants (particularly Rick SteinSeafood Restaurant) and deli with delicious food. Increasingly the town has attracted very trendy shops, coffee bars etc which enhance rather than detract from the appeal. Wadebridge is one of North Cornwall main market towns and gateway to the Camel Trail. It has a varied range of good shops.Bicycles are part of the life here and they can be rented from Gobybicycle bike hire they will deliver and collect from the house.As well as water skiing and banana boating, the Camel Ski School offers Ski lessons, Equipment hire, Banana boat rides, Boat repairs and storage, Engine servicing and Qualified ; Training to Instructor level for power boats and water skiing, The Camel Scho...
How to get there
Newquay Airport - 14Km Bodmin Railway Station - 18Km There are many Taxi companies. Camel Quarry House is on Google Maps.
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