Cornwall is perfect for holiday home ownership
There’s no denying the natural beauty of Cornwall which sets the bar for UK holiday home locations. This is due to its long stretches of sand along with awe-inspiring scenery. Its no surprise that many people dream of owning and often find themselves searching for holiday homes for sale in cornwall.
Would you choose the Med or Cornwall for your holiday home?
When people start considering purchasing a holiday home, they may consider whether to stay home or buy abroad. With many wondering why they would fly around the world seeking adventures when they have their own oasis to discover right here in the UK. Cornwall boast a stunning coastline, which would give the Mediterranean a run for its money. Whats more, its far easier to get too for those special weekends away without the hassle of airports and packing etc. In our humble opinion Cornwall is the next best thing to going abroad because there isn’t many place in the UK with such a chilled out vibe. It just lends itself so well to the laid back, relaxing holiday feel which many people look for in a holiday. Actually finding holiday homes for sale in cornwall to research, view and eventually buy is so much easier than buying abroad. Being in the same country has the benefit of understanding the law, making the payments and managing your holiday home so much easier. Read on for more reasons to choose Cornwall for your perfect getaway.
What type of holiday homes do people go for?
A holiday home in Cornwall can mean different things to different people. People often search ‘fishermans cottage for sale in cornwall’ or ‘coastal property for sale cornwall’ or even ‘property for sale in cornwall with sea views’ which are all great options. In our experience we often find people opting for a static caravan or lodge for their holiday home for the following reasons:
When searching for a fishermans cottage for sale in cornwall, did you know you can purchase a lodge and have it built to your own requirements. This means you can make your very own fishermans cottage to be sited on a park with a lake!
When looking for coastal property for sale cornwall you’ll find most holiday parks are in fact near the coast! This presents you with the ideal solution to your holiday home requirement. Most holiday homes are built to compliment their natural coastal location and contain all the mod cons you could possible need.
Property for sale in cornwall with sea views can cost into the millions whilst a sea view caravan holiday home or even a luxury lodge can cost a fraction of the price. Whats more, you’ll have no stamp duty to pay and no conveyancing fees to find!
Stunning Beaches to discover
Let’s start with the beaches, as we said, the coastline is stunning, it’s the UK’s “French Riviera”. With stunning beaches, beautiful climate and plenty of sandy beaches stretched to accommodate the summer holiday makers. We strongly recommend “Sennen Bay” in Whitesand Bay which is a short walk over the cliffs from Land’s End. It is a charming fishing cove with a long sandy beach which is great for swimming and surfing. You can hire surf boards here to have a go at the sport that many people flock to Cornwall for!
Laid back Cornwall
There is nowhere quite like this to be and here at Parklink we are optimistic that you will find your own idyllic holiday home for sale, Cornwall. As a holiday home owner here you are free to come and experience the laid back way of life Cornish people have become accustomed to. You will find you will have no choice but to chill out and enjoy the delights of this great region.
True beauty waiting to be discovered
Another Charmer and North of the area is Godrevy Beach which stretches for three miles from Hayle to Godrevy Head. Godrevy tales the brunt of the Atlantic swell and is the most exposed beach in the area. If you find yourself there on a windy day, the surf is spectacular to watch! There is a beautiful lighthouse at this beach (it was the inspiration for Virginia Woolf’s famous book “the Lighthouse” and there is an excellent café to be found right on the beach. Kynance cove is just wow! White sand, brilliant turquoise water, islands, caves and stunning serpentine rock formations all serve to make this one of the prettiest places Cornwall has to offer.
A Holiday Home owners favourite
Unsure where to start when looking for a holiday home for sale Cornwall? Well take a look at Harlyn Bay. Harlyn Bay is simply stunning on the north of Cornwall near Rick Steins favourite seaside destination, Padstow. This quintessentially Cornish harbour Town boasts a spacious sandy beach which makes it popular with families and couples alike. Furthermore, In the summer months the beach is patrolled by lifeguards which help keep the swimming waters safe. There’s a large car park and basic toilets, but no cafe here so a packed lunch it is! If Harlyn takes your fancy you are sure to find a holiday home in this area of Cornwall to buy.
Would you choose a static caravan or a lodge?
Many people opt for a static caravan in Cornwall where others with a stronger budget are able to afford their own holiday lodge. Both are fantastic holiday home options which will be suitable for your needs. Whether you’re looking for static holiday homes or holiday lodges for sale in cornwall, you’ll find plenty of choice. Parklink showcases over 20 holiday parks, all offering the holiday home homes for sale.
Explore the real Cornwall
When looking for holiday homes for sale in cornwall its easy to become seduced by the most beautiful coastline. However you may be wondering if Cornwall has much to offer inland? Here are two which we’ve found to be firm favorites with visitors.
- Why not arm yourself with a map and compass and hike your way around around Penwith! Here you can search for a group of lonely prehistoric remains called the “Men-an-tol-rock” (the Devils Eye).
- Out on the Barren Hills, above Roche Village lies the remains of a tiny chapel. Legend has it that it was once the home of the hermit! The chapel dates back centuries makes for an interesting sight!
If you are a fan of the beauty of waterfalls, then we highly recommend seeking out St. Nectan’s Glen. This waterfall is 18 metres tall and cascades down into a natural plunge pool, perfect for a dip.
We could talk all day about the beauty of Cornwall, the history and well, everything really! However We think we will finish our blog about the most famous export of Cornwall, the most delicious and tasty. The Cornish Pasty! The Cornish are very protective over their Cornish pasties! It is a local treasure and the Cornish are very proud of this creation. There’s a certain adhere when creating a Cornish pasty which follows a particular crimping method along with balance of ingredients. While you’re in Cornwall you simply must try a Cornish pasty. Delicious!
Cornish holiday homes
Are you looking for holiday homes for sale in cornwall? If so Parklink would like to help you find your dream escape! We are connected to the leading parks in the area and can be on hand to recommend a perfect park to suit your requirements.
Learn the Cornish lingo!
Since you’re looking for a holiday home to buy in Cornwall we thought we’d put together this helpful guide to teach you the most popular of Cornish sayings!