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Booking Ref: Bude 5

Quick Summary

  • Sleeps : 5
  • Bedrooms : 3
  • Pets : 1 dog
  • Distance to beach : A walk
  • Changeover day : Saturday

Topsides Description

Under 10 minutes walk to fantastic Summerlease beach. ‘Topsides’,a roomy & high standard self-contained 1st Floor apartment is in a detached house on a quieter residential side street amidst older houses in Bude town, North Cornwall. The house comprises only two apartments, a top and bottom apartment. A few minutes stroll to Bude's varied and interesting town shops, pubs,restaurants, cafes & 18 hole golf course. Under 10 minutes walk to superb Summerlease sandy beach (allows dogs) with its huge free open air swimming pool. Ideal for those who enjoy a beach holiday. Under 5 minutes walk to ‘Splash’ indoor heated swimming pool with wave machine and Ten Pin bowling. Own enclosed front garden with high side fence to afford some privacy, pleasant to sit in (garden bench). Bude is a quieter beach resort, renowned for its two main classic sandy beaches (Summerlease and Crooklets). Summerlease boasts the previously mentioned beach swimming pool,the impressive Bude Breakwater shielding an array of small fishing boats and a beach café serving a varied menu of good food. A few minutes stroll along the cliffs or beach will take you to next door Crooklets beach which boasts 2 modern beach cafes again with a good choice of quality food. At low tide the beaches join together for more than 3 miles in a northern direction and visitors can enjoy walks along the extensive beaches from Crooklets all the way to Sandymouth and beyond, or choose the spectacular clifftop option. Enjoy walks along old Bude Canal(rowing boat and kyak hire, passing the Wildlife Bird Sanctuary - preserved wetlands, great for bird watching). Drop into Bude's new museum (charts the history of Bude and is quite interesting) and enjoy the spectacular beach and sea views over Summerlease from the museum's indoor café or outside seating area. Surf hire available in the town (Bude is a top surfing venue) and other attractions such as open air tennis courts. Visit local attractions in the vicinity such as Hartland Abbey (private house and gardens open to the public)or the many secluded beaches/picturesque villages or historic places along this stretch of coast.

Prices Per Week

2020: To April 4 £209, April 4 to 18 £330, April 18 to May 23 £240, May 23 to 30 £447, May 30 to June 20 £315, June 20 to July 18 £414, July 18 to Aug 22 £575, Aug 22 to 29 £463, Aug 29 to Sept 5 £341, Sept 5 to Oct 17 £274, Oct 17 to 24 £309, Oct 24 onwards £206. FOR PART WEEK OR MID WEEK BOOKINGS (NOT SCHOOL HOLIDAYS) PLEASE PHONE OUR OFFICE.


Upstairs: Bedroom 1 has 1 double bed & fitted wardrobe. Bedroom 2 has 2 single beds.Bedroom 3 has 1 single bed. Open plan living area. Lounge area with Flat Screen T.V., DVD.and BT Infinity Internet WI-FI (bring own laptop). Patio doors at front of apartment open from the lounge area onto a balcony (with table and 2 chairs, catches the morning sun and is ideal for taking breakfast). Also A separate room/sitting area with second set of patio doors leading onto balcony. Dining area with seating for 5 at the dining table; also a breakfast bar with 2 bar stools. Kitchen area has an electric cooker, microwave, fridge, table top freezer and a washing machine/dryer. Bathroom with bath,overhead shower and toilet. The apartment is self-contained and has its own outside entrance via a flight of steps (so not suitable for inactive elderly or disabled).

Cottage Facilities

BT Infinity Internet WI-FI (bring own laptop). Linen inclusive. £1 electric meter. Central heating is inclusive.

Miscellaneous Information

Non-smoking. Own enclosed front garden with high side fence to afford some privacy, pleasant to sit in (garden bench). 1 small dog welcome (no charge for a dog). Parking in driveway for 2 cars.


Summerlease beach
Crooklets beach
Living area and french doors onto balcony
Kitchen area
Balcony - second entrance onto balcony
Bedroom 1
Bedroom 1
Bedroom 2
Bedroom 3
Bedroom 3
Enclosed front garden
Summerlease - free beach swimming pool
Summerlease beach
Summerlease - Bude Canal
Boating hire - Bude Canal
Crooklets beach
Crooklets beach - rock pool
Crooklets - rock pool
Crooklets beach - surfing
Bude breakwater
Crooklets beach Cafe
Bude town
Steps up to front door
Sea View from entrance balcony