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Book to stay at the Haven holiday home in Cornwall. Set within Retallack Resort, Haven is the closest lodge to the main resort facilities.
The perfect location for a luxurious stay on Retallack Resort with huge hot tub terrace and breath-taking views. The most perfect holiday home for guests needing ground floor bedrooms and beautiful limestone wetroom for ease of access.
- Sleeps 8
- 3 Baths
- Hot Tub
- Dog Friendly
- Free Pool Access
- Free Gym Access
Haven has always been one of my favourite lodge on resort. Just steps from the resort indoor pool, restaurant and Flowrider, its the closest house to the hub of the resort.
Haven suits two families who are sharing or three or four couples , with the two ensuites on the first floor and large bathroom on the ground floor.
With space for all to enjoy, families will love Haven, on Retallack Resort. With a huge new terrace for 2022 BBQs on the terrace by the hot tub will be perfect, as the sun goes down on a great day by the coast.
Relax in your Haven
Two large sitting rooms at Haven allow families to curl up with a book, or watch the latest movie. The sun streams in from the 1st floor terrace and the views are absolutely breath-taking.
A perfect sleep
Stays with Queenwood Holidays are as much about the best beaches and restaurants as a great night sleep! Sink into pocket sprung beds with soft white cotton linen. After your hot tub enjoy the waffle dressing robes and fluffy white towels.
Privacy & Fabulous views
Haven is true to its name, with wonderful privacy on the expansive new terrace. The hot tub is perfectly secluded yet the sun streams through to this warm sunny spot.
Haven is the closest house to the restaurant, indoor pool and the Flowrider. The tarmac driveway means its very accessible for families who may need an accessible entrance. Further with two ground floor bedrooms and a ground floor limestone wetroom, Haven is excellent for those looking for a more accessible holiday home..
Visit the Padstow farm shop for local produce or order from your favourite supermarket and have it delivered to you door. Enjoy holiday breakfasts to evening BBQs together, around the dinning table or on your terrace. You will find your kitchen well stocked from glassware and crockery to cafetiere and Teapot.
Step into your beautiful limestone wetroom, on the ground floor this wetroom is perfect after a bubble in the hot tub or for those needing an accessible bathroom with plenty of space.
Bubble away on your terrace
Your secluded sunny spot on Havens terrace. Unwind after a day exploring the glittering beaches and delicious cafes.
Thankyou, what a great holiday home you have, peaceful and plenty of space for all the grandchildren.
This is a lovely lodge and really well positioned in the park. The upstairs lounge was my favourite space and so lovely for just relaxing. It was very clean and had all facilities we needed. I would definitely recommend staying here.
Amy, the founder of Queenwood Holidays is here every step of the way to ensure you of a wonderful holiday. Whether you are looking for chefs, child care, a cream tea or a spa day, Amy and the team are here to help.
What's on Locally
Our social media, both Facebook and Instagram are full of great ideas on where to go and what’s is happening this month. Always available on the phone or via email or chat, please just ask!
We believe planning your stay before you start your break make for a very relaxing holiday. Please do take a look through our website for great ideas of what is on locally.
Activities in Cornwall
We are here to help you choose your holiday activities in Cornwall
Jump on one of the incredible Sea life safaris that leaves from Padstow. Watch Dolphins as they glide through the water next to your boat. For watersports off the resort book with Camel Ski in Rock or to stay on terra ferma hire bikes from Bridge Bike hire and cycle the camel trail from Wadebridge to Padstow.
Concierge for your luxury self-catering holiday in Cornwall means we are here for you to navigate your way to selecting the best activity providers, then helping you book the rest of your day from your beach lunches to swimming on resort.
Chefs & Restaurants
Celebrations & Groups
Book a supermarket delivery to be sent straight to your door any time from 4pm on the day of your arrival, any leading supermarket or local store can deliver right to your door making the start of your holiday very relaxing.
Our passion is ensuring every step of your holiday is relaxing, just as it should be.
With a wealth of local knowledge Amy and her small team are here to ensure you of the best attention, to understand your needs for your group and guide to the best restaurants, activities or beaches to suit your needs. We book zoom meetings or group calls, to help you every step of the way, we are here as much or as little as you need.
Dog Walkers & Child Care
Every holiday home with Queenwood Holidays is dog friendly, the dog bowls are under the sink and the patios are gated to give you the comfort form them to enjoy moving inside to out as they watch ducks on the lake or dry off after a long walk.
For those times when you need a dog walker or day care for your dog, we recommend a fantastic service close by to Padstow, just ask and we will send on their link.
Well known for being baby and toddler friendly holiday providers, each of our homes are well stocked with those items that lessen the load when packing. Included in each house is a travel coat, changing mat, potty, training seat, plastic plates, bowls, stair gates and more! For baby sitters or nannies, we have a great team, please just ask.
Luxury travel Cornwall
Whether travelling within the UK or abroad, luxury travel with concierge can make the difference for a truly relaxing break with family and friends.
Amy and the team are hear to ensure that what ever you need, we are here to help. From Chefs and florists for celebrations to taxis for restaurants, surfing at Watergate to art lessons on Mawgan Porth.
From the extraordinary to the most simple, please just ask!
Begin your journey in the relaxation room before drifting away in your Elemis treatment.
Resort Indoor Pool
The resort heated indoor pool is open 7 days a week and with small baby pool, it’s perfect for all.
Learn to surf on renowned resort FlowRider. Book FlowRider
Slide, splash, wobble and leap around the epic resort Aquapark. Book Aquapark
Dine with friends and family with the fabulous view of the FlowRider. From local ales to costa coffee, Stone baked pizzas to Burgers. Book a table
From beginners to seasoned Pros, hone your skills and master air tricks. Book Wakeboarding
Free to all Queenwood Holidays guests, enjoy the beautiful Wellness area with eucalyptus steam room.
Stand UP Paddle Boarding
Take a serene paddle along the resort lakes, book single or group SUPs. Book StandUpPaddleBoard
Relax in the wellness area on Retallack Resort and relive tension in the sauna.
Haven really is a treat. Hugely popular with guests due being just a few steps to the resort indoor pool, restaurant and FlowRider. In addition the eleated views of Haven are really quite gorgeous. The perfect house to book year after year ! The two new terraces are spectacular, the glass fronts give uninterrupted views and the hot Tub is perfectly secluded.
Watersports to Boat Trips
We are here to help you book your high-octane adrenalin Watersports on Resort to more tranquil pursuits of kayaking and coarse fishery on the lakes. Off resort we can introduce you to the best speed boat trips, sea life adventures, surf schools and waterskiing, many with exclusive discounts too!
Adventures on Land
Cornwalls ruggid coastline is ready to be explored! If you prefer terra-ferma, there is so much on offer.
North Cornwalls’ Coastal Path is alive with flora and fauna, as well as the myths and legends from its past. My Favourite is a circular walk, Constantine Bay to Porthcothan via a natural pool at Treyarnon beach, views of tiny islands, headlands and tiny coves named after wine. High on the list is across dunes and headland between Rock and Polzeath returning via St Enodoc Church where Sir John Betjeman is buried. We love the iwalkcornwall suggestions, well worth a look!
For the ultimate day, hire a bike at Bridge Bike Hire in Wadebridge, cycle the level 3km route along the stunning Estuary, arrive in Padstow, then secure the bikes, walk around the Harbour town, afterwards the foot ferry across to Rock for a drink at The Mariners.
The famous Eden Project, housed in tropical biomes known as the ‘eighth wonder of the world’. Holding events year round from world famous bands to with the incredible ice skating at Christmas. Europes largest garden restoration, Lost Gardens of Heligan; its a world of romance, heritage and adventure, the farm shop on your way out is not to missed too! The Japanese garden is just on your door step, with water gardens, zen gardens and bonsai garden shop. Walk amongst Japanese maples, radiant azaleas and rhododendrons, ornamental grasses and bamboo grove.
North Cornwall Beaches
North Cornwalls coastline is glittered with sand, on sunny days the water shines like the Caribbean, in winter wrap up for stunning walks, throughout the summer the beaches are perfect for sandcastles, sun bathing and sunny strolls.
WaterGate Bay close to Retallack Resort is an huge stretch of golden sand backed by high cliffs, perfect for surfers, families and swimmers. The next bay along is Mawgan Porth, the perfect family beach with lots of rockpools, caves and even a large stream running down the southern side of the beach. Both are dog friendly, great parking and wonderful restaurants, coffee shops and beach stores. Porthcothan is an expanse of open space perfect for families with a sandy beach that opens out at low tide to connect up with small coves to the north and south. Daymer Bay at Rock, sand dunes sit along the estuary, a calm stretch for walks and relaxation.
Cornwall is well known for its celebrated restaurants. We are so fortunate to have many of these on our doorstep of our holiday lodges. Whether you are looking for romantic meals for two celebrating an anniversary or a family dinner, here are a few of our ideas, but for more please just ask.
The Cornish Arms is just a few minutes drive from the resort, is dog friendly, with log fire and accepts online bookings, a great winter pub to enjoy. Lunch at Wax Watergate Bay is fantastic for groups or families, delicious pizzas, burgers and salads. The resort restaurant looks out over the FlowRider, book the LookOut Restaurant for a good family meal. Catch and the Merry Moor Inn both look out over Mawgan Porth beach, Catch serves great seafood and the Merry Moor Inn a more relaxed family pub menu. For a Padstow restaurant, Paul Ainsworths’ Italian Rojanoes, or take the ferry over to Rock to his lovely restaurant The Mariners.
Takeaways in Cornwall are taken seriously and the quality is superb, rivalling that of restaurants.
Our top takeaway for 2021 is Lobster Box Cornwall. Sensational seafood to your door, for your celebration, intimate or for a large gathering, we highly recommend you book a delivery by them and receive a 10% discount when you mention Queenwood Holidays.
If you are looking for traditional fish and chips, Rick Steins, the well known chef of Padstow offers a fantastic menu, top tip is to download the app before you arrive, to save the queueing. Further along into Padstow are great Pizzas from Embers, book early in the day for evening collection in peak times. If you are looking for a Chinese, we use New Garden in Indian Queens, 5 miles from our lodges.
Shop Local Cornwall
Cornwall is renowned for the freshest ingredients and on your step are the best suppliers of locally grown vegetables, catch of the day and locally reared meats and delicatessens and farm shops selling the most delicious local produce.
Here are a few of my favourites! Padstow Farm Shop just a few miles from Retallack Resort is brimming with Cornish Produce, deli and meat counter, Fishmonger visit, Cornish gifts and more! There is an online shop too! At Trerethern Farm the Padstow Kitchen Garden is a must visit, with an honesty box farm shop packed with seasonal goodies. The award winning Peter Morris Butchers is close by in our local village, superb quality and parking next door. For a local Vineyard look no further than the picturesuqe Trevibban Mill, just a few miles towards Padstow, award winning wines and vineyard views to enjoy winetasting or their tasty menu.
Cornwall is home to a collection of high-quality courses with excellent practice facilities, great golf tuition and some of the most spectactular Coastal fairways.
My favourite has always been the famous Trevose Golf Course, play along the headland and watch the waves crash. The halfway house is not to be missed! Just around the Estuary towards Rock is the well renowned St Enodoc Golf Course, of the two courses here, The Church Course is ranked among the top 100 golf courses in the world, with towering dunes, this is a testing course. Close by to the Resort is Merlin Golf Club and an enjoyable links golf course at Newquay Golf Club provides breath-taking views over the Atlantic Ocean.
Paul Ainsworth at No6
Michelin Star restaurant is located in a beautiful Georgian townhouse in the heart of Padstow. We serve modern British food with a focus on locally sourced Cornish produce. Fantastic service in our warm and friendly surroundings awaits you.
Caffè Rojano of Padstow, part of the Paul Ainsworth group serves a menu of seasonal small plates, beautiful Napoletana-style pizzas and fresh pasta dishes. A fun and relaxed restaurant. Positioned just by the Harbour, its perfect to enjoy a walk around the pretty streets of Padstow.
Camel Creek Adventures
Camel Creek is just around the corner from Retallack, a vibrant, year-round theme park for the whole family with indoor soft play, outdoor adventure play forts, huge rides, sweeping slides and pony rides. The Park is an all-weathers’ attraction with annual activities reflecting the seasons.
Camel Cycle Route
For the ultimate day, hire a bike at Bridge Bike Hire in Wadebridge, cycle the level 3km route along the stunning Estuary, arrive in Padstow, then secure the bikes, walk around the Harbour town and enjoy great food and even an ice cream with views over to Rock.
Camel Ski School
Camel Ski School in Rock, operates on the Camel Estuary, reach it by the Padstow foot ferry or drive from the resort to Rock, teaching all ages how to waterski and specialising in wakeboarding, wake surfing, paddleboarding, kayaking, inflatable rides and waterskiing
Catch, Mawgan Porth
Catch at Mawgan Porth is a stylish Beach House, perfect for freshly cooked seafood, coast inspired dishes with stunning coastal views. Enjoy a drink n the terrace watching the sunset, delicious breakfasts or even a pizza to go, one not to miss.
Haven 43 Highlights
- Fully dressed beds in white linen with towels and dressing gowns.
- 2 Master bedrooms – with superking size beds with.
- 2 Twin bedroom – all beds flexible to be changed to superking / twins (Small charge)
- 3 Bathrooms – Ground Floor limestone wetroom separate shower, twin basin, toilet. First Floor 1 ensuite with Shower, basin, toilet. Ensuite 2 with jucuzzi bath, separate shower, twin basin, toilet.
- Ground floor lounge, sofas for 4-6 and Smart TV
- First Floor Lounge with sofas for 6-8 with smart TV and balcony
- Kitchen and Dining Area – Dinning table with large kitchen, granite worktops, extensive kitchenware, microwave, full size fridge-freezer and dishwasher.
- WIFI internet.
- Complimentary welcome basket with Cornish Produce.
- Amenity collection – Bathrobes, toiletries, hairdryers, kitchen pack – fairy liquid, starter pack of dishwasher tablets, loo rolls, bin bags.
- Utility room with Washing dryer, iron, ironing board
- Large enclosed terrace with private Hot Tub, Charcoal BBQ and patio dining furniture.
- Baby equipment pack ;Cot, Baby bath, Changing Mat, Potty, training seat, toddler plastic plates and bowls.
- Free private parking