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Widemouth Bay

£1850 - £2950 per week

Finchfield is your ultimate holiday home dream, packed with features for guest comfort, including en suite facilities to all bedrooms, mood lighting, internal air filtration system and a covered hot tub, complete with a bar area and bar stools, perfect for some al fresco rest, relaxation and indulgence. The living space is open plan and has been finished with high end interior design and quality furnishings and the bedrooms are all spacious and beautifully appointed. This superb holiday home certainly has the wow factor and has been created with love so as to provide the best holiday experience, close to the ocean.

Finchfield is located just a few minutes' walk from Widemouth Bay beach, where you will find endless golden sand, super surfing and fun in the waves. Nearby, there are three pubs all serving local ales, ciders and fantastic homecooked meals. Along the seafront you will find, a convenience shop with a wet fish shop, which sells locally caught, seasonal fish and locally sourced deli produce. Surf hire, lessons, and tea rooms are all within a short walk. Finchfields is perfectly placed for a fun holiday for everyone. Bude town is a short drive away where you can find main supermarkets, smaller specialist shops, eateries, coffee shops or even the floating barge café on the Bude Canal in the Lower Wharf area, perfect for a cup of tea and their legendary cakes. You can join the South West Coastal path and enjoy the amazing coastal scenery whilst making your way on your adventures for the day.


from enclosed driveway, gravel area with picnic bench and two chairs, dual access ramp or steps into:

Sitting/dining/kitchen area

L-shaped sofa, sofa, Smart TV, breakfast bar with four stools, electric Rangemaster cooker and hob, dishwasher, American fridge/freezer, table and six chairs, reclining sofa and armchair, bi-fold doors to outside area, doors into:

Utility room

washing machine and sink.

Bedroom 1

king size bed, fitted wardrobe, Smart TV, en suite shower room with fixed rainhead and shower attachment, WC and basin.

Ground floor shower room

fixed rainhead and shower attachment, WC and basin.

Bedroom 2

zip n link beds (super king or twin), Smart TV, fitted wardrobe, en suite shower room, with fixed rain head and shower attachment, WC and basin. Patio doors onto outside area:

Outdoor area

decking, paved and grass lawn area, two sun loungers, two armchairs, small table, table and six chairs, roofed hot tub with bar shelf and four bar stools, outdoor shower, BBQ.

Bedroom 3

accessed via stairs, super king size bed, two chairs, fitted wardrobe, en suite shower room, with fixed rainhead and shower attachment, WC and basin, sea view over Widemouth Bay.

Additional information

oil fired underfloor central heating, internal air filtration system, travel cot, highchair and stairgate provided on request WiFi, up to two dogs welcome.


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1 Jan - 2 Jan2150
9 Jan - 27 Mar1850
3 Apr - 17 Apr2150
24 April2000
1 May - 21 Aug2950
28 Aug - 25 Sep2450
2 Oct - 9 Oct1850
16 Oct - 23 Oct2450
30 Oct - 11 Dec1850
18 Dec - 31 Dec2450


1 Jan - 5 Feb1850
12 Feb - 19 Feb1900
26 Feb - 19 Mar1850
26 March2006
2 Apr - 16 Apr2150
23 April2006
30 Apr - 21 May2450
28 May2655
4 Jun - 18 Jun2450
25 June2570
2 Jul - 27 Aug2950
3 Sep - 10 Sep2570
17 September2450
24 September2150
1 Oct - 8 Oct1850
15 Oct - 22 Oct2150
29 Oct - 10 Dec1850
17 December2006
24 Dec - 31 Dec2655


Of course, the best part of Widemouth Bay is Widemouth Bay Beach - 1.5 miles of glorious sand.

Though it appears to be one large expanse of sand, the beach is actually divided into two sections: the North Beach and the South Beach (also known as Black Rock). This division comes in the form of a barrier of natural rocks - the largest being the landmark known as Black Rock. At low tide, hundreds of rock pools are exposed - perfect to keep the children (and adults) entertained. 

Ample parking is available at Widemouth Bay, but if you don't fancy getting your toes sandy, you can park at one of the free viewing areas! 

There is a seasonal dog ban on this beach from the 15th May to the 30th September between 10am and 6pm. Outside these hours and from 1st October to 14th May dogs are allowed.

Things to do

If you fancy a change from rock-pooling and making sand castles on the beach, you might like to try surfing. Don't worry if you're a beginner you can take surfing lessons with Freewave Surf Academy or Outdoor Adventure

There are lots of lovely walks in and around Widemouth Bay. You could try walking to Bude, via Philips Point Nature Reserve, over Efford Down, to the watch tower at Compass Point and then follow the canal into Bude. 

If you're looking to explore further afield, check out our blog about things to do in Bude.

Places to eat

There are several eateries in and around Widemouth Bay.

Firstly, The Bay View Inn provides a selection of seasonal classics and food with a twist. They have three separate indoor dining areas, several alfresco dining areas and spaces available for private hire. In peak season, they open a snack shack, serving a variety of take away foods. 

Close to the beach, you'll find Black Rock Cafe and Bistro, serving freshly-cooked artisan food. You can enjoy your food inside, or on the deck soaking up the views. 

With direct access to the beach, Widemouth Bay Cafe serves all day breakfast, fish and chips, burgers, cream teas and other light snacks. 

Slightly outside of Widemouth Bay, Elements Cafe Bar and Restaurant serves a selection of food, specialising in pizza and pasta. The restaurant has beautiful views to enjoy while you dine. 

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Local events

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.

31st August - 3rd September 2021

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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!

10th - 12th September 2021

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Lusty Glaze Sundowner Sessions

Every year Lusty Glaze beach hosts their Sundowner Sessions - an opportunity to watch your favourite artsits perform live in the stunning setting of the natural ampitheatre provided by the cliffs at Lusty Glaze. 

3rd October 2021

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Bude Blues, Rhythm and Rock Festival

For the first time the Bude Blues, Rhythm and Rock Festival will be taking place across three days in November, featuring Wishbone Ash, Focus and Thorbjorn Risager.

5th - 7th November 2021

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Santa by Steam

Join Santa and his elves aboard his magical steam train as you journey through the Cornish countryside. On the hour long journey, children will get to meet and greet Santa, recieve a present and have their photograph taken. 

TBC December 2021

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Padstow Christmas Festival

Rick Stein, Paul Ainsworth and Nathan Outlaw will be flying the flag for Cornwall at this year’s 10th annual Padstow Christmas Festival. Enjoy chef demonstrations, live music, food and craft stalls, and meet Santa in his grotto. 

2nd - 5th December 2021

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Santa at Lappa Valley Steam Railway

On selected dates between the 4th and 24th December, board the Santa Express to Santa's grotto where children will recieve a gift from Father Christmas. There will also be children's entertainment, mince pies, and mulled wine for the adults!

4th - 24th December 2021

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Rogue Theatre Winter Wood

Created by Cornwall’s award winning Rogue Theatre, Winter Wood is an adventure for families and those who still believe in magic. Let the faeries lead the way with stories and songs to Old Man Winter, who will weave a tale and reveal the path to a wondrous festivity of wintry marvels.

TBC 2021

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Boscastle Walking Week

Boscastle Walking Week is an annual event which has grown in popularity over the years. Organised by local people with local knowledge, you'll be guided on some of the most beautiful walks along the Cornish coastline, amid woods and streams and on rambles to secluded waterfalls.

April 2022

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St Endellion Easter Festival

St Endellion Church provides a magical setting for this classical music concert, which features opera, choral and orchestral music over nine days. Musicians visit from all over the world to perform at this special concert.

9th - 17th April 2022

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Padstow 'Obby Oss' Festival

This colourful tradition that takes place in the harbour town of Padstow. Locals decorate the town with flags, flowers, greenery and a flagpole. The crowds are greeted by the swirling and dancing 'osses' who parade through the town, followed by the 'Teazer' who dances along behind. 

1st May 2022

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Bolster Festival

Bolster festival in St Agnes celebrates the demise of the legend of Bolster the giant. The community re-enact the life and downful of the giant as they parade through the streets and down to the cliffs overlooking Chapel Porth beach. 

TBC 2022

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Royal Cornwall Show

This three-day event is the highlight of Cornwall's agricultural year, showcasing the very best of Cornwall's rural lifestyle. The event is packed with activities, competitions, food and craft demonstrations and stalls, displays, music, and, or course, lots of animals!

June 2022

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Tropical Pressure Festival

Head to Mount Pleasant Eco Park to join in with the park's annual festival celebrating the rich cultures of Africa, Latin America and the caribbean. Enjoy live music, dance and food throughout the weekend. 

15th - 17th July 2022

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Rock Oyster Festival

A food and music festival on the banks of the Camel Estuary featuring live music, performing arts, endless entertainment for kids, and of course fantastic seafood.

29th - 31st July 2022

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Newquay Boardmasters Festival

Be part of the UK's biggest surf, skate and music festival at this year's 'Boardmasters', held in the popular seaside resort of Newquay. Enjoy music performed by Gorillaz, Dizzee Rascal, Jamie XX, The Kooks and more!

TBC August 2022

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Bude Carnival

First held in 1920, Bude Carnival is an annual event where money rasied is donated to local charities and orgaisations. Join in with the carnival celebrations for a fun filled day of music, dance and competition! 

13th August 2022

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Santa's Grotto & Elf Emporium

Meet Father Christmas, decorate gingerbread, make Reindeer food and have a festive day out at the Milky Way Adventure Park near Bude. At the elf emporium, new for 2018, children can write letters to the North Pole and take part in other fun activities. Online booking essential. 

TBC 2022

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