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The Retreat at Mount Newquay

£1185 - £2859

This stunning detached house is nestled off a country lane overlooking lovely rolling countryside with distant sea glimpses towards the stunning Holywell Bay. The Retreat at Mount has been stylishly refurbished offering plenty of living space and six bedrooms each with their own bath or shower room spread across two floors. There is a large front garden and secluded patio at the rear perfect for relaxing after a day on the beach. With its tranquil location and lots of space this is an ideal holiday home for larger families or simply if you are looking for lots of room from which to enjoy this stunning part of Cornwall.

Surrounded by beautiful countryside, you can walk all the way down to Holywell Bay or to the Smugglers Den, a well renowned 16th-century thatched Inn. A short drive away is Jamie Oliver's Fifteen restaurant, stunning coastline, the cathedral city of Truro and local National Trust gardens. If you want to relax and unwind then across the lane is the renowned Limehouse Yoga studio where you can enjoy daily classes to help you unwind.


integrated electric double oven, hob, fridge/freezer, washing machine, wine cooler, dishwasher, table and bench seating for six.

Sitting room

seven seater corner sofa, two two-seater sofas, armchair, TV, DVD player, music system, sliding doors to conservatory.

Conservatory/dining room

dining table and 14 dining chairs, French doors out to rear patio garden.

Bedroom 1

super king size zip and link bed (can be converted to two full size singles on request).

Family bathroom

bath with shower attachment, double walk in shower cubicle, WC, basin.


WC, basin, stairs to first floor:

Bedroom 2

twin 2'6 zip and link beds (can be converted to king size on request), en suite with shower, WC and basin.

Master bedroom with en suite

super king size zip and link bed (can be converted to two full size singles on request), travel cot, ensuite with bath, shower, WC and basin, sliding doors out to private balcony with countryside views and sea glimpses.

Bedroom 4

twin 2'6 zip and link beds (can be converted to king size on request), ensuite with shower, WC and basin.

Bedroom 5

twin 2'6 zip and link beds (can be converted to king size on request), ensuite with shower, WC and basin.

bedroom 6

super king size zip and link bed (can be converted to two full size singles on request), ensuite with shower, WC and basin.

Garden and outdoor area

parking for five cars, large semi enclosed front garden, rear patio with BBQ, table and bench seating for twelve, seperate utility room with drying area.

Additional information

oil fired central heating and hot water, all bedrooms have zip and link beds which can be converted to twins or king size beds on request, cot available, WiFi, one dog welcome, short breaks available.


A fabulous property in a peaceful location, beautifully and freshly decorated with en suites for all except one bathroom. Very well stocked with equipment and greeted with a personal welcome note, a really lovely food and drink pack with a varied fruit basket, beautiful fresh flowers and a comprehensive supply of the basics (bread, milk, butter, scones, cream and butter). Lots of space for different people to group and sit together, watch to or films or eat casually or more formally. A great location for walkers with both beaches and the coastal path both relatively close.

Mrs D Hope

This is an excellent property very well appointed. Lots of attention to detail. Wonderful welcome pack. Full of goodies. Chocolate cake, fresh farm eggs, fresh fruit, Apple juice plus all the usual stuff bread milk tea coffee etc etc etc . Also lots of toys for the younger ones. A great place to stay. We shall be back.

Mrs Ramsden
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Things to do in Newquay


Regarded as the home of the UK’s surf scene, and offering consistently good surf throughout the year, Newquay is great place to surf whether you’re a first-timer or seasoned pro. Fistral beach is a firm favourite, but there are many others which suit different weather conditions, abilities and tides. Read more about surfing in Newquay on our blog.


When staying at a holiday cottage in Newquay, you won’t be short of beaches to choose from, with nine sandy beaches on the doorstep. All of Newquay’s beaches are lifeguarded in the summer, providing a safe place to spend the day soaking up the sun.  

Watergate Bay and Fistral beach welcome dogs all year round, making Newquay an ideal location to spend a week with your four legged friend.


With such an abundance of attractions in and around Newquay, it’s the perfect place for a family holiday at any time of year. Newquay Zoo offers a great day out at any time of year, as do the nearby Screech Owl Sanctuary, and the Blue Reef Aquarium. Holywell Bay Fun Park provides guaranteed fun for the family whatever the weather.

If you fancy something a bit different, fishing trips and sea safaris are available, from which you can take in the scenery from a different angle. You may even be lucky enough to catch a sight of seals and dolphins!

Newquay’s links golf course overlooks Fistral beach and is regarded as one of the best golf courses in the county, providing a different challenge everyday depending on the weather.

Events in Newquay

The Boardmasters surf and music festival in August sees thousands descend on Newquay's Fistral Beach and Watergate Bay to watch surf competitions and live music.

Newquay's Fish Festival which takes place each year in September, sees three days of foodie fun, from cookery demonstrations, to fly fishing tutorials and live entertainment.

Newquay Beer Festival gives you the opportunity to sample over 50 ales and enjoy live music.

Eating out in Newquay

Newquay's vibrant nightlife offers something for everyone, with a huge selection of eateries. Jamie Oliver’s ‘Fifteen Cornwall’ at Watergate Bay is well worth a visit, as are the many beach cafe's and restaurants serving up locally caught seafood. 

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Local events

St Pirans Day

Patron Saint of Cornwall and Tinners. Events occur throughout the county. 

5th March 2017

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Fifteen Spring Farmers' Market

Local suppliers and growers celebrate the start of the growing year showcasing everything from fresh fish to local meat, from store cupboard chutneys to artisan cheese and bread, it is all here!

Market located at Watergate Bay.

March 2017

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Padstow 'Obby Oss' Festival

A colourful tradition that takes place on the first day in May in the quaint harbour town of Padstow. Expect lots of dancing, singing and performance.

1 May 2017

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Eden Sessions

A truly magical experience in Eden's natural amphitheatre. Previous performers include Jack Johnson, Paolo Nutini, Jessie J, Kaiser Chiefs, The XX and Eddie Izzard to name but a few. Tickets also includes a daytime pass to the Eden Project.

June & July 2017

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Newquay Boardmasters Festival

Be part of the UK's biggest surf, skate and music festival at this years 'Boardmasters', held in the popular seaside resort of Newquay.

9th-13th August 2017

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Bude Jazz Festival

Top UK and international jazz, blues, swing and boogie bands make up the Bude Jazz festival, with over 120 events including street parades, late night jam sessions and a dance marquee.

2017 Dates TBC

World Bellyboard Championships

The World Bellyboard Championships is open to all ages and abilites and takes place at Chapel Porth, St Agnes. The only rules?... No wetsuits or surfboards allowed!

September 2017 (Date to be confirmed)

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Mining & Pasty Festival, Redruth

Celebrating the Cornish pasty and Cornwall's mining heritage, Redruth brings you a cultural three day event. Try your hand at pasty making, join the pilgrimage, and finish off with a concert to remember. Fun for all the family. 

2017 dates TBC

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Newquay Fish Festival

A three-day celebration of all things seafoodie! Barbecued fish on the beach; cooking demos from the best of the best; fish merchants selling the freshest seafood imaginable - ready for you to take back to your holiday home and cook up using your newly-learned skills!

Dates 2017 TBC 

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Fifteen Autumn Fayre

Amazing local produce, delicious fresh food and cookery demonstrations by Cornwall's best chefs.

Market located at Watergate Bay.

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2017 Dates TBC


Rock Oyster Festival

Live music, performing arts, endless entertainment for kids, and of course fantastic seafood.

Dates TBC

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