Bee Hive Cottage

Morwenstow, Cornwall (Ref. 949650)

  • Rating

  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes


  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Seaside
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

Built in 1752, Bee Hive Cottage is a homely, thatched cottage situated in the lovely village of Morwenstow, north of both Cornwall and Devon.

Feeling at home the moment you enter, the cottage, full of character, hosts beamed ceilings and a cosy fireplace for a rustic vibe.

The sitting area makes for the perfect spot to unwind with comfy sofas and a traditional log burner will help you relax.

Adjoined to this homely layout, the kitchen offers everything you need in terms of cooking.

Hosting two bedrooms, this cottage can sleep up to four people.

The master consists of a lovely double bed that makes it easy for a peaceful night’s sleep.

The twin can also be found on the same level.

Discover the attractive family bathroom which offers a separate bath and shower on the downstairs floor.

Taking a step outside, the enclosed garden is ideal for letting the dog out and seating area makes a great spot for breakfast outside.

Surrounded by fields at the back, expect peace and quiet during your stay.

From the cottage, take a short walk to the well-respected local pub, the Bush Inn, that serves delicious food and local ales, boasting a garden with stretched sea views for warm days and a fire for those colder months.

Situated right on the National coastal path, take this opportunity to enjoy lovely walks along the clifftops and through woodlands before nesting back into the warmth of this cottage.

If adventure takes you further afield, the beach of Duckpool is only a five-minute drive and offers less crowded pleasant seaside conditions.

This characterful cottage in a spectacular location would make for a great holiday, all-year-round.


Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin. Bathroom with free standing bath, shower, basin and WC. Kitchen. Utility. Sitting room with woodburner and dining area.


  • Electric heating with woodburner
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV with freeview, DVD, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off-road parking for 1 car opposite
  • Lawned garden with patio and furniture
  • Two well-behaved pets welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 4 miles, pub 1 mile
  • Note: No BBQ's at this property please due to proximity to thatching

About the location


Kilkhampton 6 miles; Bude 10 miles.

Morwenstow is a rural hamlet set within the Cornwall Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, approximately ten miles north of the coastal resort of Bude, complete with a well-respected pub. This breathtaking stretch of rugged coastline features delightful National Trust walks along the clifftops and through the woodlands within Coombe Valley, as well as numerous coves including Duckpool, Stanbury and Marsland Mouth. There is plenty of history to discover around the parish church regarding the renowned Reverend Hawker, a notable figure from Cornwall's past. Six miles away, the self-contained village of Kilkhampton offers day-to-day shopping facilities, a cafe and a pub.