Destination guide

The friendly area of Truro awaits your stay

Enjoy the theater scene and other features of Truro. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the riverfront, gardens and bars. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Truro

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Truro a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Killiow Golf Club (2 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Enys Gardens (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Roseland Visitor Centre (7.4 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Falmouth Aquarium (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Castle Beach (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Pendennis Point Beach (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Truro

Nature lovers will enjoy Truro for its stunning river views, picturesque gardens and pristine countryside. Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Truro is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Trelissick Gardens (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Poppy Cottage Garden (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Enys Gardens (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Trevellas Cove (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Trevaunance Cove (7.7 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Castle Beach (8 mi / 12.9 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Truro

The nearest airport is in Newquay (NQY-Newquay Cornwall), located 12.3 mi (19.8 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, make your way to Truro Station or Perranwell Station and explore the city from there.

How many vacation rentals are available around Truro?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 1,800 house rentals around Truro. From 745 Cottages to 745 Bungalows, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Truro is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Cottages in Truro?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 745 Cottages in Truro. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Truro include:

  • Bungalows: 745 lodging choices
  • Houses: 557 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 745 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Condos/Apartments and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Truro?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 187 vacation homes with pool available in Truro.