Penlee, Riviere Towans
Penlee sits towards the western edge of the park close to the cricket pitch and surf lifesaving club. Just a short walk to the Cove Cafe and beach and offering spacious accommodation for up to six guests, Penlee is a beachside home from home perfectly situated to explore St. Ives Bay and beyond.
With three bedrooms (1 double, 2 twins), bathroom with separate w.c. and spacious living / dining / kitchen space Penlee offers comfortable beachside accommodation suitable for families and small groups alike…
Surrounded by grassy dunes, and enjoying views towards Hayle Estuary and Lelant, Penlee is a holiday home from home you’ll want to return to year after year.
inc. fridge, freezer, washing machine, cooker, microwave, dining table and chairs. Windows overlooking the estuary and West Cornwall countryside.
Lounge - 3 piece suite, digi TV, 8 ft patio doors opening onto grassy area to the front of the property with views overlooking the estuary and West Cornwall countryside.
Bedroom 1 - 1 double bed, fitted wardrobe, chest of drawers
Bedroom 2 - 2 single beds, fitted wardrobe, chest of drawers.
Bedroom 3 - 2 single beds, fitted wardrobe, chest of drawers.
Bathroom - with separate WC, bath and shower. Separate WC and basin.
Outside - To the front of the property is a large spacious grassy area with plenty of space for those picnics, barbeques and children's games. Parking adjacent to the property.
A message from Toms
Come and find us in our on-site office open 9am-5pm Monday - Saturday and 9am-1pm on Sundays, from maintenance to housekeeping, travel tips and directions, we’re here to help! There is a 24 hour ‘out of hours’ contact number for us too.
The holiday park is one of the oldest in the country, with the first chalets constructed in the early 1920s. Now a beautiful site with a vast range of unique, quirky and privately owned accommodation, including beach chalets, bungalows and lodges. Many have stunning sea views and all are within a few minutes walk of the beach.
On the doorstep
Walk the coastal path at low tide all the way along the beach from Hayle river mouth to the Cliff tops of Godrevy and the surf break at Gwithian where you’ll find great food and drinks from cocktails to coffees, ice creams and fresh seafood at the local cafes and restaurants.
For those seeking surf, beginners to experienced surfers and bodyboarders can enjoy doorstep breaks at Hayle Rivermouth and Mexico Towans, both within walking distance of the park. Paddle boarding and kayaking on the Estuary, as well as kitesurfing and windsurfing are popular all year round.
Hayle is home to the RSPB Hayle Estuary Reserve, Paradise Park Wildlife Sanctuary, Hayle Lido, ice cream parlours, gift shops, great food (including Cornwall’s best Pasties from Philps), pubs and supermarkets.
Take the coastal train from Lelant to St. Ives, and visit The Tate & Barbara Hepworth museums. Visit Newlyn Harbour and Fish market for the best in Cornish Fish. Wander around the historical market town of Penzance, taking in the Harbour and Egyptian House or take a day trip to Lands End and coastal walk to Sennen Cove.
Find your way to Knill's Monument and Steeple Woodland Nature reserve, a 40 acre public open space which overlooks St Ives Bay before making your way down to Carbis Bay for fabulous food, drinks and its sheltered beach.
Cornwall has always been a favourite of artists, writers and film producers and its rugged coasts and beautiful coves have featured in numerous films and TV series most recently, the popular Poldark series. Whether it is a relaxing break or a more action packed holiday you are seeking, Toms Holidays at Riviere Towans is the ideal destination.
Winter stays at Riviere Towans
Riviere Towans is a great choice for your winter break, but it’s also the period that our owners tend to build and renovate, and when essential land maintenance and roadworks are done. Disruptions and sound may affect neighbouring properties, so please get in touch with us before booking if you are concerned.
The winter season runs from the 1st November until the 1st April OR a week before Good Friday, whichever is earlier.
All the properties we manage are self-contained and self-catering. All the kitchen equipment you will require for your stay is provided in the property. All properties include a microwave, TV, iron and heating to name but a few of the basics. A large number also include washing machines but do check the property particulars above.
On Saturday, 21 Oct 2023
Lovely property, stunning views across the Estuary, Nicely located on the park, and enough sofa's and dining room chairs for a larger family
On Saturday, 23 Sep 2023
The property is good and very compacted and comfortable .
On Thursday, 08 Jun 2023
Lovely stand-alone cottages close to a wonderful beach
On Tuesday, 31 Jul 2018
It is really a good place to have a holiday.