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Skiber An Hyli

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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
A beautifully converted 300 year old Cornish barn. Available for holiday lets, located between Padstow and Newquay on the coast. It's a peaceful spot, for those that want space of their own, but is well-connected to everything you'd need. Immaculate inside, with a spacious kitchen with everything you'd need, a lovely living room and dining space and a downstairs toilet. Upstairs, you'll find two wood-beamed bedrooms, one with a double bed and one with two single beds and a nicely finished bathroom. We provide bed and kitchen linen and a bath sheet per person. There is also a delightful private garden, with a sunny terrace under a glass awning, patio table and chairs, and a BBQ for your use. It's a light and airy space of your own in an unrivalled location on the North Cornish coast, wh...A beautifully converted 300 year old Cornish barn. Available for holiday lets, located between Padstow and Newquay on the coast. It's a peaceful spot, for those that want space of their own, but is well-connected to everything you'd need. Immaculate inside, with a spacious kitchen with everything you'd need, a lovely living room and dining space and a downstairs toilet. Upstairs, you'll find two wood-beamed bedrooms, one with a double bed and one with two single beds and a nicely finished bathroom. We provide bed and kitchen linen and a bath sheet per person. There is also a delightful private garden, with a sunny terrace under a glass awning, patio table and chairs, and a BBQ for your use. It's a light and airy space of your own in an unrivalled location on the North Cornish coast, which provides relaxation from the very start of your holiday. Nearby, you'll find quaint Cornish pubs, like The Falcon and The Cornish Arms (run by Rick Stein). As well as fine dining at Jamie Oliver's Fifteen at Watergate Bay and Rick Stein's Seafood Restaurant in Padstow. Padstow is in fact just five miles away and has pubs, shops, restaurants and its beautiful bay and estuary. Hiring bikes to cycle The Camel Estuary is well worth doing. Just across the road from Skiber An Hyli is a dramatic headland walk, with a secluded beach called Diggory. The nearest beach is Pothcothan, 1 mile away, which is ideal for families with its sandy stretch to the sea. Very sorry but no smokers and no pets. Currently no wifi.More
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Lee P
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:July 2013
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The cottage was clean, well equipped and comfortable. There was a great outdoor space for kiddies. Parking is next to the cottage and the location is very quiet. Lovely walks and beaches in close proximity. I would recommend this cottage as an ideal base for...More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank SueHCF64
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Lovely cottage, well equipped and nicely decorated. Owners of the farmhouse were very welcoming and helpful. About a mile walk to Porthcothan beach, or Bedruthan Steps, and a 5 minute drive to Mawgan Porth. 20 minutes to either Padstow or Newquay, depending on traffic.

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Adam L
paynelee56, VR Owner at Skiber An Hyli, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Many thanks for your kind words Adam, very pleased that you enjoyed our barn, hope we will welcome you back in the future. Lee

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Reviewed 15 September 2017

Close to Padstow and with some great walks on the doorstep, this is a semi-detached barn conversion done to a good standard. Comfy with all the amenities you'd need (well, unless a mobile signal is important to you!). The main bedroom is a tad small...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank Greenslade
paynelee56, VR Owner at Skiber An Hyli, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2017

Thank you for your comments, regret the mobile signal is poor as it is in many parts of Cornwall. The road is busier in the high season but thankfully quiet for the rest of the year.

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Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

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Date of stay: June 2017
paynelee56, VR Owner at Skiber An Hyli, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017

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Reviewed 15 May 2017

We've just returned from a weekend break and would highly recommend this barn. It has everything you need and truly does give you a home from home experience. With Padstow only a 10 minute car journey away and the most beautiful beaches within a 5...More

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank Atgk
paynelee56, VR Owner at Skiber An Hyli, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2017

Thank you for your kind words, l am so glad you enjoyed your stay at our barn. The location is good for many great beaches and there are plenty of good places to eat. We are hoping to put wifi in this year, hope that...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Housekeeping Included
Towels Provided
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Hairdryer
TV
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Secure Parking
Horse Riding Nearby
Toaster
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
Patio
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About the neighbourhood
Surrounding Skiber An Hyli is an area with a wealth of things to see, do and experience. Rick Stein's famous Seafood Restaurant at Padstow is only 5 miles away. Also at Padstow is an array of pasty and fish & chip shops, a beautiful estuary with sandy beach, a quaint working harbour, and The Camel Trail. You can also take the ferry over the estuary to the lovely village of Rock. In the other direction from Skiber An Hyli is Newquay, a vibrant town, for fans of surfing with the magnificent Watergate Bay and Fistral Beach. Families or sun-worshippers will love the long golden beaches. Jamie Oliver's Fifteen is a wonderful beachside restaurant not far from the house. In the glorious Cornish countryside surrounding Skiber An Hyli, there are plenty of farm shops and village pubs to explore ...
How to get there
From Padstow head west on the B3276 coastal road towards Newquay. Pass straight through St Merryn and on to Porthcothan Bay. At Porthcothan Bay, the beach is on your right hand side, and the road starts to climb a hill. Skiber An Hyli is approx 1 mile on from Porthcothan Beach. As you enter the next valley, you'll see a large white farmhouse and Skiber An Hyli is situated next to the farmhouse on a left turning off the B3276
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