Caerhays Castle Gardens, winner of the Historic Houses Association Garden of the Year Award 2016 offer a unique portfolio of properties at this fabulous seaside estate on Cornwall's South Coast Roseland Peninsula near to both Truro and St Austell. Caerhays Estate, Castle and Gardens are one of Britain's hidden gems. The gardens and grounds overlooking Porthluney Cove include magnificent camellias and rhododendrons for which the estate is world famous, the home of the Plant Heritage National Collection of Magnolias. There are properties here right on the beach at East and West Portholland.
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The architecture takes inspiration from Norman castles built with rough stone sourced from local quarries. Parts of the original manor remain intact such as the Ancient Chapel and the Watchhouse walk- a path leading down to the sea. Caerhays boasts an international reputation for its stunning 120 acre garden containing over 600 varieties of plants, including the famed National Magnolia Collection. The garden can be explored by the four named routes- Red Route, Blue Route, Yellow Route and the Green Route- allowing you to traverse the trails, grassy paths and steps. The splendor of the Castle attracts a flurry of media attention being a popular film shooting and photography destination. Furthermore, Caerhays boasts a formidable events calendar to keep you entertained on your holiday- from Easter trails to Mid-summer fetes and Beach events.
Niche Retreats offer nine stunning luxury seaside holiday cottages within the beautiful grounds of Caerhays Castle to choose from, each giving you the best possible base from which to explore the wild splendour of Cornwall.
We ensure that only the most distinctive and quality laden properties make it onto our rental portfolio. So if you're looking for somewhere ideally suited for a family or group, close to some of the many fabulous amenities Cornwall has to offer, or perhaps somewhere quiet and secluded for that romantic break, Niche Retreats offers you an unrivalled choice of cosy properties set amid the stunning backdrop of the Cornish countryside.