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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

2019: To April 13 £209, April 13 to 27 £250, April 27 to May 25 £240, May 25 to June 1 £447, June 1 to 22 £320, June 22 to July 13 £420, July 13 to 20 £532, July 20 to Aug 24 £575, Aug 24 to Sept 7 £341, Sept 7 to Oct 19 £274, Oct 19 to 26 £309, Oct 26 onwards £206.


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). 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. Parking in driveway for 2 cars.


Summerlease beach
Crooklets beach
Open plan living area
Kitchen area
Open plan living area
Open plan living area
Dining area
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
Seating area to the balcony
Steps up to front door
Sea View from entrance balcony