Shore Shack

Widemouth bay - Bude, Cornwall
Self-catering


A light bright contemporary space, all on one floor, facing the sea and with a private dog-friendly beach. Walk straight onto the coast path

Bed

4 beds

Bedroom

2 bedrooms

Sleeps

Sleeps 4

The
Experience

A fun and friendly place to stay within sight and sound of the Atlantic. Children and dogs are safe to wander at will around a huge fenced field and you’re moments from your own beach. Borrow body boards, pack up a picnic and hurl yourselves into a proper seaside holiday. An outside hot shower is perfect for sandy toes and paws.

If the weather isn’t playing then you’ll still feel happy. Underfloor heating and a wood-burner keep things cosy, there are books to read, games to play and Netflix to comfort. Owner Jane greets you and leaves basics in the kitchen plus a cream tea for when you arrive. She’s also generous spirited enough to offer lifts to Bude or baby and dog sitting.

Join the coastal path for fabulous view-filled walks: head to Crackington Haven for the Cabin Cafe then get the bus back. Rent bikes in Bude and cycle along the canal, stock up at The Beach House Shop (20-minute walk) with freshly-caught fish. Return to a magnificent sunset, a barbecue and a big table which seats eight. The Shack is totally wheelchair-friendly too.

Shore Shack - Gallery

We think you'll love

  • Having the beach virtually to yourselves
  • Being so close to the coastal path for beautiful walks and wildlife watching
  • Returning to such comfort, warmth and light
Shore Shack - Gallery

You should know

  • You may share the beach with guests in The Look Out
  • The garden is still establishing itself

Essentials

  • Swimming pool
  • Hot tub
  • Garden
  • Open fire / woodburner
  • Breakfast included
  • Breakfast available
  • Meals available
  • Oven
  • Parking on premises
  • Free parking nearby
  • Accessible by public transport
  • WiFi
  • Television
  • Central heating
  • Limited mobility
  • Wheelchair access
  • Mobile reception
  • Hob
  • Barbecue
  • Vegetarian meals
  • Paid parking nearby
  • Air conditioning
  • Relaxation areas
  • Washing machine
  • Tennis court
  • Microwave oven
  • No smoking
  • Credit cards
  • Working farm
  • Owner has pets
  • Electricity included
  • Dishwasher
  • Pets welcome

Family friendly

  • Baby monitor
  • Books and toys
  • Children welcome
  • Babies welcome
  • Stair gates
  • High chair
  • Cot available

Nearby

  • Pub/bar within 3 miles
  • Restaurant within 3 miles
  • Shop within 3 miles

Activities

  • Bikes available
  • Food courses
  • Kayaking
  • Other courses
  • Sailing
  • Surfing
  • Wild swimming

Information
& pricing

Special offer: Just in today - a week at our new Beach House, Shore Shack - so sun, sea and surf awaits you in this very special and unique location with stunning sunsets and coastal cuisine right on our own beach.

Booking information

Check in
4pm
Check out
10am
Booking restrictions
Minimum stay: 3 nights, 7 nights in high season.
Closed
Never.
No smoking
Smoking not permitted anywhere in the property.
Owner has pets
Animals living on the property
Meals
Supper on request.

Pricing

Nightly price
from £135
Weekly price
from £950
Surcharges
Reduced rates for couples in low season.
1 House for 4
From £1354 beds2 bedrooms

Reviews

We had a wonderful week staying in the beautiful Shore Shack. It was our first holiday with our two dogs and they absolutely loved it. We all felt really welcome and comfortable and the house is so tastefully decorated and equipped with everything you could possibly wish for. The location is brilliant, we walked to the beach every day and also explored the stunning local area by car. Jane was a wonderful host who greeted us with fresh scones and jam and cream. We would thoroughly recommend this fantastic place and really hope to return one day.

Liz, Shifnal

Shore Shack is an extremely comfortable and well fitted out holiday home. It’s very spacious and has private outdoor space which our dog, Alfie, made full use of! Jane, the owner, offered a very warm welcome and was happy to provide lots of local information and advice. We would definitely return and recommend anyone loving that area of Cornwall to visit.

Pam, Dartford

Shoreshack was a truly relaxing home from home, stylish and comfortable. We enjoyed the very well-equipped kitchen and the comfortable beds. The underfloor heating kept us nice and cosy on colder days, and we enjoyed sitting out on the private terrace when it was sunny. The beach hut vibe, with reclaimed materials used throughout and great attention to detail, is cool and calming. And Jane is a great hostess - happy to help if you've forgotten something as well as advise on local restaurants and days out.

Catherine, Oxford

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Location

The neighbourhood

This is a fabulous spot: wild swimmers, surfers, coast path hikers, birdwatchers and nature lovers will be very happy. The UK surf champion lives close by and can give lessons if you need to improve. Bude is a 10-minute drive or an hour's walk along the canal. Here you'll find independent shops, art galleries and The Barge, a dog-friendly boat on the canal. You can hire rods and fish from the beach, or bikes for miles of safe cycle path. Port Isaac and Padstow are a 40-minute drive.

Local points of interest from Jane Montague

  • Shore Shack adjoins our privately owned beach just a short walk across one of our fields leading down to the Atlantic Ocean.
  • The South West Coastal Path is also on our property which leads north towards Widemouth Bay, Widemouth Bay Café, Bay View Inn and The Beach House Bistro and shop.
  • There are local surfing, kayaking, coasteering, bike hire and wild swimming all close by. There is a fabulous cycle trail from Widemouth into Bude .
  • We are ideally located with ample parking and most popular days out are within a 45 minute drive from us. We can recommend what to see and do and the best time to do see/do them.
  • If you would prefer to exercise your dog away from others,we can offer an enclosed two acre exercise field for your sole use, overlooking the Atlantic and with views across to Widemouth Bay
  • Our wonderful Wanson Mouth beach can be hired out for special occasions.

Introducing

Jane Montague

Jane has an impeccable pedigree in design - her father was the co-founder of Habitat and she adores creating unique, interesting spaces. She's been in Cornwall for 20 years and has worked and lived all over the world producing large scale events including 13 years at the Eden Project.