Gwithian Lookout


Sleeps: 5
Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 2
Pets Allowed: 0
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Gwithian Lookout is the perfect place to relax and reconnect amongst the wild, natural beauty of the dunes at Gwithian Towans. Commanding a premium position with direct views to Godrevy beach and the lighthouse, this beauty of a beach house means you can walk bare foot across the sand dunes to the beach. Cedar-clad with a wall of glass, Gwithian Lookout offers simple, elegant interiors and is ideally suited for a couple or small group of family and friends.

Flooded with light this luxury beach house is laid-back living at its best. The open-plan living space is all about the view, with vaulted ceilings and large walls of glass to maximise the incredible light and breath-taking scenery. There is a corner sofa and footstool for lounging with a view plus a stylish corner wood-burning stove for cosy nights in. A large picture window to the West captures the beautiful evening sunsets.

The open-plan kitchen is compact but well equipped with beautiful local granite work surfaces. A washed wooden dining table and comfortable wicker dining chairs sit below the lobster pot lampshade providing a comfortable and sociable setting.

Hand-crafted wooden ladders lead to two mezzanine areas providing additional living spaces. With casual seating these light-filled spaces are ideal for reading and relaxing with open-views to the beach and circular windows with views over the chalet rooftops to St Ives.

The three bedrooms offer paired-back simplicity and are accessed from the main living area. The master bedroom with King-Sized bed has double sliding doors that open to enjoy a beach view whilst lounging in bed. Less-is-more in this understated space adorned with carefully curated furniture and benefitting from an ensuite shower room and the luxury of falling asleep to the sound of the sea. A second double bedroom enjoys a large West-facing window and the compact third bedroom has a single bed. There is a shower room accessed directly from the living area.

The large sliding glass doors lead outside to the private terrace finished with a Cornish wall crafted from local stone. An outdoor dining table and chairs make for easy entertaining in this exceptional setting. And an outdoor shower with views of the lighthouse is ideal for that post-surf freshen up. From the terrace the communal grassy area leads to the road and pathways to the beach so you can grab your board and walk across the dunes to one of Europe’s best surf beaches.

Gwithian Lookout is made for lazy days and long summer evenings enjoying the sunsets over the bay and the enchanting lights of St Ives twinkling at night. Gwithian Beach is a very long and exposed sandy beach that joins up with Hayle Towans and Godrevy at low tide, popular with surfers. Further down the coast is the fabulous Carbis Bay where the G7 summit was held in June 2021, featuring a blue flag beach and plenty of fine dining to be had. For keen walkers, you can connect to the nearby South West Coastal path and head up to Portreath or down to Hayle.
Sea View
Less than 1 mile from the beach
+ 8 More
Woodburner / Open Fire
Bluetooth Speaker
Coffee Machine
Hair dryer
Tumble Dryer

Room Information

  • Living
    Living Room
    Access to outside space through large glazed doors
    Open plan with the kitchen and dining areas, with stunning sea views
    One sofa seating five, Smart TV, Blu-ray player, Bluetooth Speaker and a wood burner (starter pack for first fire provided)

    Two mezzanine areas are accessed by hand crafted wooden ladders providing additional living spaces.
  • Kitchen & Dining
    Dining Area
    Open plan with the kitchen and living area
    Wooden dining table with seating for six

    Beautifully designed local granite work surfaces and includes an under counter fridge with small freezer compartment, induction hob, integrated electric oven and microwave, dishwasher and washer/dryer
    A range of small appliances include a toaster, kettle, coffee machine, cafetiere, iron, ironing board and vacuum cleaner
  • Bedrooms
    Master Bedroom
    Accessed from the kitchen/living area and has double sliding doors
    King size bed, chest of drawers, mirror, Bluetooth Speaker and DAB Radio
    En suite shower room

    Bedroom Two
    Accessed from the kitchen/living area
    Single bed and additional trundle bed (maximum occupancy of 5 in property), chest of drawers and mirror

    Bedroom Three
    Accessed from the living area
    Double bed, chest of drawers and mirror
  • Bathrooms
    Bathroom One
    En suite to the master bedroom includes a shower, wash basin and toilet

    Bathroom Two (family bathroom)
    Shower, wash basin and toilet
  • Outside
    Paved garden with access to grass/dunes
    Outdoor dining furniture, deck chairs and charcoal barbecue (guests will need to bring own charcoal)
    Outdoor heated shower and store for surfboards
    Please note that the beach road to Gwithian is uneven and narrow in places, so might not be best suited to sports cars
  • Parking
    Parking for two cars across the rear of the property
    Additional parking can be found on a first come first serve basis at the pay and display Gwithian Towans long stay car park

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No children allowed under the age of 10

Good Housekeeping Bond
We ask our guests for a £200 good housekeeping bond, which is pre-authorised against your card. This is in case there is any damage to the property during your stay. The money is simply reserved and then released afterwards if there is no claim. We will contact you nearer the time of your arrival to arrange this.

Welcome to Gwithian

There’s a lot to love about Gwithian holidays; nestled in St Ives Bay and with staggering views out over Godrevy Lighthouse, Gwithian beach remains a popular vacation destination thanks to golden sand, clear water and wild dunes that shelter the beach from the elements. It’s superb surfing conditions have also led to it being listed among the top 10 surf locations in England by the Sunday Times, and as part of St Ives Bay’s famed ‘three miles of golden sand’, it is the longest and most spacious beach in Cornwall.

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