Nimbus Cottage

Padstow, Cornwall, England

A cottage at Trevose Head lighthouse near Padstow with stunning views out to sea.

Key Points

  • Charming 2 bed cottage at Trevose Head lighthouse near Padstow- sleeps 4.
  • Sensational panoramic views of the surrounding area.
  • Large communal grassed area, perfect spot for a picnic taking in the sea views & fresh air.


Nimbus Cottage is a semi-detached cottage that can be found on site at a working lighthouse called Trevose Head built in 1847 in Cornwall. The accommodation is all on the ground floor with sensational panoramic views and sleeps up to four guests. 

Inside the accommodation there is a modern fully equipped kitchen with separate dining room looking out to sea with seating for 4. There is a spacious relaxing sitting room, perfect for sitting back after a busy day exploring plus two beautifully decorated bedrooms, one with 6' super king size zip & link bed which can be converted into twin single beds on request and another with 5' king size bed, making this property suitable for 2 couples or a family. The modern family bathroom has a bath with shower over and there is gas central heating throughout the cottage to keep you warm & toasty.

To the outside there is a large grassed commnual area, a perfect spot for having a picnic looking out to sea & listening to the waves. 

Guests should be aware that the lighthouses and equipment need regular and sometimes emergency maintenance. Therefore visits by maintenance staff may occur at any time during the year. However, staff will do their best to ensure guest privacy at all times.

Nimbus Cottage is located on a headland between Harlyn and Constantine bays, which are both soft, sandy beaches. Just 4 miles West of Padstow, a picturesque fishing village, where there are many cafes, shops, bistros and restaurants to visit. This includes chef Rick Stein's very popular seafood restaurant. The lighthouse is a short distance from many beaches where fishing, surfing, sunbathing, swimming, walking and many other activities are possible. The Eden Project is also just a 30 minute drive away. 

Up to two well behaved dogs are welcome at a small additional charge per dog. Parking available for one car with public parking 100 yards away if travelling in more than one vehicle. 

Minimum 3 night stay. In July & August there is a minimum 7 night stay with Saturday arrivals. 

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Room Types









 Dining area


 Tumble dryer

 Washing machine



Nearby (within 5 miles)


 Country walks

 Local shop

 Pub within walking distance





 Family friendly site


 Sound system



On Arrival

 Welcome pack








 Kitchenware / Utensils




Young Children


 High chair

 Welcome all ages


 Free parking



 Small site (2-4 accoms)

Nearest Airport/s


Content updated on 11th November 2022 by Louise Catterall, Content Editor at QuirkyAccom