Fresno, Riviere Towans
Fresno offers beachside holiday living for up to four guests. With a traditional beach chalet vibe, and outdoor seating with views toward St. Ives Bay, Fresno is a great place to base your West Cornwall holiday. With two bedrooms (one double, one twin), galley kitchen, lounge, shower room and w/c, Freso offers a beachside bolthole in a great location.
Just a few minutes walk to the sandy surf beach and the stunning stretch of the south west coastal path, Fresno enjoys a slightly elevated position with views across the chalet park and towards the children’s play areas.
Whether you’re water sports enthusiasts, walkers or beach lovers, this stretch of the North Cornish Coast is stunning and Fresno’s location make exploring St. Ives Bay and beyond really accessible.
Lounge / Diner /Kitchen - Open plan space with fully equipped kitchen, dining table and chairs, sofa TV.
Bedroom 1 -Double bed storage space with views over the park.
Bedroom 2 - Twin beds, storage space with views over the park.
Shower room - shower cubicle, WHB and WC.
Situated conveniently in the centre of the park with views over the park and sea glimpses.
A message from Tom’s
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, 16 Sep 2023
Great location only 10 minutes from the beach and quick path down into hayle , did have everything you needed but could possibly do with an update . Overall we had a great stay and will definitely return next year .
On Saturday, 09 Sep 2023
We really enjoyed our holiday, the chalet was well equipped with everything we needed, the bed was very comfortable and it was easy to book online. We have stayed on the site before and will definitely be coming back.
On Tuesday, 05 Sep 2023
Great little place provided all we needed for a short break. Nice quiet site .Fantastic beach.
On Saturday, 26 Aug 2023
Definitely recommend this site and the chalet, staff are amazing and will sort any issues should they arrive very friendly and helpful
On Friday, 11 Aug 2023
Had a lovely stay and great having the bus every 2hrs.
On Monday, 07 Aug 2023
Overall this property is ideal for a small family, with a well equipped kitchen, good use of space and a excellent base to explore the area.