Bude welcomes families and surfers to its spectacular golden beaches all year round where they can kick back and relax in charming self-catering cottages.
Formerly known as Bude Haven, it’s no wonder why Bude truly is a haven for a perfect family seaside holiday. Sitting comfortably on the Cornish side of border between Devon and Cornwall, Bude has become a flocking ground for many English holidaymakers because it’s a prime position to explore everything that both the exquisite counties have to offer.
Bude's earlier importance was that of a small harbour with a canal heading inland. The harbour still remains but is less of a port and more of a dock for local boats, yet still provides a warm, wonderful atmosphere within this charming seaside resort.
Children can feed the animals or play happily in the adventure playground and games room at Cwtch, a pet-friendly holiday cottage near Bude on East Thorne Farm. Enjoy a relaxing family holiday in this lovingly-presented countryside cottage by the sea in North Cornwall.
A log-burning fire crackles in Cranny, a cosy rural holiday cottage near Bude at East Thorne Farm. This pet-friendly holiday cottage in North Cornwall is surrounded by countryside and includes a beautiful garden, adventure playground, spa, indoor games room and proximity to the sea.
Duckpool, Gwelva Hills is a luxurious coastal cottage offering seclusion and sophistication. The pet-friendly cottage near Bude, in Cornwall, sits on a large property near the coast and boasts open-plan spaces with abundant natural light as well as multiple outdoor spaces for relaxing in the sun.
Honeysuckle Cottage at Woodlands Manor Farm is a romantic rural hideaway for couples on the North Cornwall coast near Bude. It is set within 37 acres of idyllic countryside and has the benefit of access to a shared large indoor heated swimming pool and woodland walks.
With an indoor heated swimming pool and games room, Bluebell Cottage is a large holiday home near Bude sleeping up to 10 guests in an idyllic rural setting on the North Cornwall coast. Enjoy walking in our private woodland and meet and help feed our small menagerie of animals.
Wide soft-sand beaches and rolling countryside surround Longbeak View, a luxurious coastal cottage near Bude in Cornwall. The pet-friendly cottage also offers water views plus a lovely spacious garden, an open fire, a sun-filled conservatory and an interior boasting eco-friendly features and style.
Nobby’s combines the coast with the country. The pet-friendly coast and country cottage in is situated on East Thorne Farm in the North Cornwall countryside near Bude. This comfortable cottage offers families a an adventure playground, an indoor games room, spa, a campfire and lovely rural walks.
Children can feed the animals at Cwtch, a pet-friendly cottage near Bude on East Thorne Farm in North Cornwall. They can also enjoy the adventure playground and indoor games room while parents make use of the spa. Relax in the spacious furnished garden at this lovingly-presented cottage by the sea.
Millook is a luxurious cottage set on Wooda Resort, which offers a sophisticated getaway near Bude in Cornwall. The elegant cottage features urban chic plus views of the ocean and the countryside, as well as an open fire and access to many on-site activities plus the beautiful Cornish coastline.
Sandymouth, Gwelva Hills promises families a holiday in luxury. The sophisticated coastal cottage is situated on Wooda Farm, near Bude, and places guests near the beaches and the hills of Cornwall. The cottage offers open-plan spaces, an open fire, gorgeous views, urban chic and on-site facilities.
Mineshop Holiday Cottages are located in the heart of the stunning Mineshop Valley, a short walk through the fields and woodland to the beach at Crackington Haven near Bude in North Cornwall. Set in a secluded and tranquil spot, its the perfect getaway for families, couples and dog owners.
The Stables at Woodlands Manor Farm Holiday Cottages on the North Cornwall coast near Bude is a family-friendly, luxury farm cottage sleeping 4. Guests enjoy shared use of a large indoor heated swimming pool & games room, all set within 37 rural acres of stunning unspoilt Cornish countryside.
A great Cornish holiday cottage set in the peaceful rural setting of Woodlands Manor Farm on the North Cornwall coast, near Bude. Rose Cottage benefits from the use of a lovely large indoor heated swimming pool and games room.
With an indoor heated swimming pool and games room, Woodlands Manor House offers large self-catering holiday accommodation for up to 12 guests in an idyllic setting on the North Cornwall coast near Bude. Enjoy walking in our private woodland and meet and help feed our small menagerie of animals.
The Coach House at Woodlands Manor Farm Holiday Cottages is the perfect holiday cottage for couples set in 37 acres of unspoilt countryside on the North Cornwall coast near Bude. Guests enjoy use of an indoor heated swimming pool, games room and beautiful walks in our private woodlands.
- Carbis Bay
- Crackington Haven
- Mawgan Porth
- Praa Sands
- St Agnes
- St Austell
- St Columb Major
- St. Ives
- St. Just
- St. Mawgan
- Whitsand Bay
Naturally, Bude with its big sandy beaches has the perfect atmosphere for a relaxed self-catered family holiday and you’ll be pleased to find that many holiday cottages are dotted around Bude, ready to host your unforgettable Cornish holiday. Bude has a picturesque esplanade which runs along the edge of the beach, Summerleaze, which is perhaps the most inspiring of all the beaches. Surf Life Saving nippers use this safe beach as training place to dip and dive in between the calm waves of the waters and encourage everyone to join them.
The sun rarely leaves this glorious stretch of Cornwall along the West Coast and it’s no wonder why it tends to draw in friendly faces year after year. It is famous for its fantastic surf and regularly brings with the tide, the laid-back, culture and attitude that usually accompanies this popular sport.
Other sports in the area include tennis and a large golf course which welcomes visitors in search of a relaxing round or two in the sunshine.