December 10, 2023

Mineshop Holiday Cottage, Crackington Haven

Bude, Cornwall


Cornish Self Catering Cottages set within 14 acres of secluded, private land on the spectacular North Cornwall Coast. Mineshop is located just up the valley footpath from the beach at Crackington Haven between Bude and Boscastle making it the perfect base to explore all the Cornwall and Devon have to offer.
Free Wi-Fi & Electricity in all our Cottage at Mineshop.

Pets are very welcome in all of our cottages, and enjoy the freedom that our private fields and woodland provide


Accommodation Details

Situated just up the valley from Crackington Haven between Boscastle and Bude on the North Cornish Coastline. Detached Cornish Cottages standing in 14 acres of a sheltered and peaceful south facing valley, a 1 mile walk through the stunning footpath takes you to the Beach, local Pub and Coffee shops at Crackington Haven.

The Cottages all have a gated balcony or patio area, and The Old Shippon, Kiberick and Rusey Cottages also have their own enclosed gardens. The properties are all maintained to a high standard by the Resident owners the Cottages which are named after local Beaches offer a very private space to sunbathe or simply relax whilst enjoying the wonderful views over the Fields and/or Woodland which is alive with many kinds of wildlife such as numerous different types of Butterflies, Badgers, Foxes, Squirrels, Deer, Rabbits and Birds of Prey, such as Buzzards, Owls and even the occasional Peregrine Falcon. These Cottages are very secluded and private.

The Accommodation consists of:
�One Double Bedroom
�One Twin Bedroom
�Entrance Porch
�Open Plan Lounge and Dining room
�Flat Screen Television
�Leather Furniture Suite
�Fully Equipped Kitchen with fridge and ice box, microwave, full sized oven, etc
�Bathroom with full sized bath and electric shower
�Iron & Ironing Board
Free WiFi, Electricity & Linen


General Details

Mineshop is a perfect holiday getaway for everyone, children relish the freedom that our woodland, fields and stream have to offer, making it the perfect family break. Whilst couples enjoy the amazing scenery, walks and tranquility, making it the ideal romantic escape.

Situated in a spectacular part of North Cornwall, Mineshop is the perfect base for exploring all that Cornwall and Devon have to offer. Cornwall with its mild climate, narrow country lanes, stunning scenery and immaculate beaches make it a perfect holiday destination at any time of the year.

Enjoy a perfect winters afternoon, sitting on the balcony, sipping hot chocolate. Then perhaps light a small fire on the beach, snuggle up in blankets, and enjoy a glass of wine and mashmallows whilst watching the sunset into the sea at Crackington Haven.

The best way to begin your holiday in Mineshop is with a home-made Cornish Cream Tea (with home-made scones, home-made Mineshop Kea Plum Jam and Cornish Clotted Cream), which will be awaiting you on arrival, so just arrive, relax and enjoy!


Dogs are very welcome in all of our properties, and have unrestircted use of our fields and woodland.Other pets are welcome by prior arrangement.

We welcome our guests to join us with feeding the Chickens daily and collecting their eggs for your breakfast.

Mineshop with it's valley location has a great deal of wildlife such as: Badgers which can often be seen from our cottages, and on request we are always happy to take you on a walk to show you where their sets are, if you're keen and very patient you can see them coming out of their sets for their evening feed.

Deer, Fox, Otters, and Rabbits have also been seen in Mineshop

There are many different species of Birds residing in our valley, including the Peregrine Falcon, Buzzards and many different species of Owls etc.


Crackington Haven is located in a Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, it has an amazing beach designated to be a Site of Special Scientific Interest, which children can safely enjoy. At low tide there are many rock pools which are home to crabs, fish and starfish. The sand is perfect for seeing who can make the biggest sand castle, or the dig deepest hole! The beach is life-guarded during the summer holidays.There are many more secluded beaches in the area and we are always more than happy to point them out to you.


North Cornwall is renowned for its amazing surf breaks which are perfect for every ability. Boards and wetsuits can be hired on site. We are always happy to store your surfboards, and equipment for you.


We have about half a mile of stream, which is perfect for children to try their hand at fishing for trout, they are only small but it's really good fun. Rock-pooling for crabs and Gobi's at the Beach is an exciting experience for everyone. Fishing from the shore at Crackington Haven can be very productive with Bass etc being regularly caught.


Our location lends itself to mountain biking, we are happy to suggest routes, and can store bikes and equipment on request.


There are countless walks in the area which take in the amazing scenery that North Cornwall has to offer, we are always willing to point you in the right direction and suggest good walks for all abilities.


Other Information

There are two quality Cornish Inns close by: The Coombe Barton Inn at Crackington Haven, and The Old Wainhouse Inn at Wainhouse Corner.

Crackington Haven is set within an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and Special Scientific Interest.

The Lands End Trial on Easter Saturday, if you are interested in Cars and Motorcycles of all ages, shapes and sizes, struggling to climb the steep and Muddy Hill which the MCC call Crackington, real name Trial Hill, then why not stay at Mineshop, a perfect location to view this historic event.
For more information go to www.themotorcyclingclub.org.uk


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Property Name

Mineshop Holiday Cottage, Crackington Haven


Mineshop Cottage
Crackington Haven



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