News and Press
Below are a selection of features in which The Edge has appeared. If you require any additional information on the property with a view to featuring in an editorial capacity, please contact Francesca Reed on +44 (0)1637 882049 or complete an image bank request
Take a Look at the Luxurious Interior of this Cliffside Cottage
Smaller Living - October 2016
This one-of-a-kind vacation rental is available through the appropriately named Unique Home Stays. Named The Edge, the cottage sits atop a cliff with a stunning view of Whitsand Bay in Cornwall, United Kingdom. The interior is luxurious yet simple, creating a relaxing atmosphere accented with cool blues and bright whites.
10 Luxury Dog Friendly Cottages you and your Dog will Love
Style Tails - October 2016
Sometimes you need a break, but going abroad just isn’t an option. With time constraints, huge planning and possibly children of the human or furry variety in tow, it can all get too complicated. Next time you feel the urge to escape, why not take a little ´staycation´ to a luxury dog friendly cottage in the UK?
15 Sustainable Places to Stay this Summer
The Colour of Money - August 2016
School’s out; and if you are planning a break by the coast, getting close to nature, time-out in luxury or exploring somewhere new; there are great sustainable places to stay across England, Scotland and Wales. So to help you, we’ve created a list of 15 of Triodos customers who have sustainability at their heart.
Do One Thing Well
Hiut Denim Co - July 2016
Some products, some services, some experiences are just right. It’s hard to know how to make them simpler, more beautiful or more useful. They bring together innovation, tradition, and a little design, to make something that is just right. This list was put together by Hiut Denim Co. to celebrate those who decide to ‘Do One Thing Well’, which it turns out is a pretty hard thing to achieve.
Luxury Eco Escapes and an Exclusive Property Comeback!
Hurrah! Like the arrival of the birds returning for spring, this month we cheer “happy homecoming” to highland hideaway Supernova. Also, with spring greens in mind, let us inspire you further by turning your attention to our collection of luxury eco-friendly breaks; providing tonics for the soul, whatever the season.
On The Edge of a Winter Wonderland
We knew we´d chosen the perfect place to celebrate our recent engagement as soon as we hit those ´forgotten´ rugged cliffs of Whitsand Bay. We bumbled down a little coast path and a circular window reflecting patterns of the sea and sky caught my eye... we smiled at one another knowing we had arrived at The Edge.
The Edge at Whitsand Bay has the most heavenly view
Sköna Hem (Swedish Interiors Magazine) - July 2015
Some times you just want to get away for a while and have a quiet and relaxing weekend. This luxurious home called ´The Edge´ in Cornwall, England, seems to be a perfect place to do it.
Why go abroad when we have these to choose from?
The Gentleman´s Journal - July 2015
We don’t have to venture to the most foreign corners of the atlas to find our slither of perfect holiday pie. We have a cornucopia of hidden gems within our own sceptered isle – here are five prime examples…
The ultimate British bucket list
Stylist - March 2015
Contrary to popular belief, you don´t actually have to venture out of the UK for a life-changing travel experience. Britain is home to a vast cocktail of adventures, from warship wreck-diving in the icy waters of Scapa Flow to kicking back in a hot tub at The Edge - one of our island´s few residential beach huts.
Hideaways for two
The Independent - February 2015
Named after its location, The Edge is a luxurious beach hut perched on a Cornish cliff top overlooking Whitsand Bay. The interiors have a nautical flavour, with a blue and white colour scheme and portholes; while the bedroom features a floor-to-ceiling window looking out over the coast. Outside, guests can enjoy the views from the private deck or, better still, the hut´s own hot tub.
This is the beach cottage of our dreams
Country Living USA - January 2015
Perched high above Whitsand Bay in Cornwall, England, sits an unassuming Cornish beach hut. Though it clocks in at a meagre 320 square feet, The Edge — available for rent at Unique Home Stays — has views that last for miles and miles.
A small cottage by the sea
Tabi Labo (Japanese Blog) - January 2015
The Edge is a charming bolthole for two with breathtaking views of Whitsand Bay and the surrounding coast. A modern take on a traditional Cornish beach hut, there’s a spacious quality to the luxury interiors of this little eco-friendly slice of heaven.
My idea of living on the Edge
Mrs Wise Sturt (blog) - January 2015
Anyone who knows me gets how much I love tiny and unusual houses. I also adore the beach. So when I stumbled across this house online I immediately fell in love. Situated on the edge of a cliff at Whitsand Bay in Cornwall, I don’t think there can be a better beach view in Britain and the decor is quite simply delicious. The house is an eco-friendly luxurious beach hut, but with a genuine wow factor.
The most tiny yet beautiful cottage in the world!
Viaggi News (Italian blog) - January 2015
There are many corners of paradise on Earth and one of these is this tiny but beautiful cottage by the sea. Here among the white cliffs, the lush green of nature and the deep blue sea, there is The Edge, a small but luxurious Unique Home Stays bolthole for two!
The Edge is a tiny beach cottage with cliff top views
Tiny House Talk - January 2015
Set in an enviable cliff top location with a bird’s eye view of Whitsand Bay and the surrounding coastline, The Edge is a perfectly designed luxury beach hut. How wonderful it must be to be to stay in a humble little house in a location like this.
This tiny house seems really huge on the inside
Viral Nova - January 2015
When it comes to housing, bigger isn´t always better. While this 320-square-foot home might not sound like much, it packs more into every inch than you thought possible. On top of that, The Edge has one of the most incredible vistas you´ll ever see in your lifetime.
Romantics Head for the Shed in Your Back Garden
The Times (Saturday) - October 2013
An Englishman’s home is his castle and, if it comes with a garden shed or some other outbuilding, increasingly his income. A growing number of “staycationers” looking for short breaks in Britain has led to a boom in back garden holiday lets. Owners living in sought-after areas can ask up to £2,000 a week in peak season.
A Perfect Cabin On The Beach
Details & Deco (Norway) - July 2013
A new concept of cabin on the beach is possible, with all the luxuries at your disposal, with care interiors and above all a gorgeous views for enjoying all the beautiful dawns on the Whitsand´s beach (Cornwall).
Win a Weekend Away at the Perfect Cornish Retreat.
Beach Tomato - December 2012
Spend your days gazing seaside in this contemporary boutique beach house, soaking in the oh-so-scenic vistas and warming sunsets – or blow away the cobwebs and take a stroll along the golden sands of Whitsand Bay.
A cottage by the beach
Home Bunch (Canadian Interior Design Blog) - November 2012
I’m not sure about you, but whenever I see a romantic beach cottage like this one I feel a bit more romantic. You take a look at these views and you can’t help but wanting to share some special moments in this place.
The Exclusive Collection
In this celebratory year of all things that are good and great about Great Britain, forget run-of-the-mill hotels, instead take a look at our glittering portfolio of exclusive private home stays and look forward to having your expectations exceeded...
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