A landmark beach cottage overlooking Bude Canal
Part of a casselated building in Bude, The Fort is a semi-detached cottage overlooking Bude Canal just a short stroll from the rolling surf and sand on award-winning Summerleaze Beach. There’s a spacious sitting room with TV, gas coal-effect fire and gorgeous views plus a fully equipped dining kitchen beneath a skylight. Three bedrooms (a double, twin and single with pull-out bed) sleep six and there’s a full bathroom and downstairs cloakroom. The twin bedroom leads to a useful sun room and there’s a garage with table tennis for showery days.
The terraced garden is a delightful retreat after a day of surf, sandcastles or scenic walks. Relax with a long cool drink before heading to the local pub or fish and chip shop for dinner, just a short walk away.
Just one minute from the beach and seawater pool, The Fort, Bude is perfect for family seaside holidays. It’s also a great base for walkers to explore the Bude Canal with its birds and wildlife. Cafés, pubs, shops and supermarkets provide plenty of choice for places to eat in Bude along with the bowling alley, leisure centre and golf course. Walk up Warbstow Bury hill fort for amazing views or visit Hartland Point where a helicopter trip to Lundy Island is perfect for birdwatchers. traffic-free Clovelly, Boscastle and King Arthur’s Tintagel are all a short drive away.