Beautifully refurbished for 2008, and overlooking Camel Valley's award-winning vineyards, Lion's Barn is one of two lovely stone cottages nestling in beautiful countryside on the south-facing side of the Camel Valley. The cottages bask in their own natural sun trap - ideal for holidays all year. Wine tasting usually available by arrangement.
Eighty-two tranquil and unspoilt acres offer a private stretch of salmon and trout river, a lake for bird watching, idyllic walks and panoramic views. Riding, cycling and walking on the Camel Trail through the farm to Padstow's sandy beaches and Rick Stein's Restaurants (10miles). Salmon fishing by arrangement at the farm. Central for exploring both Cornish coasts. Bodmin, with tennis, swimming and shopping, 3miles. Cycle hire and coarse fishing available locally, and Wadebridge with a choice of Restaurants 5 miles. The Eden Project 8miles.
Pub serving food 1½miles along Camel Trail. Cream teas Garden ½ mile on the Camel Trail. Trehellas House Restaurant 2 miles. Or you can just sip wine, overlooking the vineyards, from the newly constructed balcony!
First floor: Comfortable living/dining-room with modern fitted kitchen, beautiful views through patio doors opening out on to a balcony terrace. Downstairs to two bedrooms; one double with patio access, one twin-bedded and a separate bathroom/WC with over-bath shower. Bookings are Friday to Friday.