Discover a selection of 10,000 holiday rentals in Cornwall, GB that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including parking available and internet/WiFi. Prices start at £ 60 per night, and cottages and houses are popular options for a stay in Cornwall. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Travel to historical Cornwall

The area's history and museums are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Cornwall. This welcoming city is known for its beaches, restaurants and seaside. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Things to do

Sightseeing in and around Cornwall

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Cornwall a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Perranporth Golf Club (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Newquay Zoo (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Blue Reef Aquarium (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Great Western Beach (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Portreath Beach (10.8 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Retallack Water Sports (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Cornwall

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Cornwall. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Pendower Beach (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Trevaunance Cove (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Perranporth Beach (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Gyllyngvase Beach (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Swanpool Beach (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Caerhays Castle (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Cornwall

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

If you prefer to travel by train, Truro Station, Perranwell Station and Penryn Station are the main stations in the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Cornwall?

Our 2023 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 9,579 holiday lettings around Cornwall. From 4,109 cottages to 7,011 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Cornwall?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Cornwall. From Vrbo UK travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Newquay: 2,575 holiday homes
  • St Ives: 1,781 holiday homes
  • Mevagissey: 690 holiday homes
  • Falmouth: 816 holiday homes
  • Port Isaac: 1,354 holiday homes

Vrbo UK offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Cornwall! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Cornwall?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Cornwall with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Newquay: 2,575 holiday lettings
  • St Ives: 1,781 holiday lettings
  • Falmouth: 816 holiday lettings
  • Port Isaac: 1,304 holiday lettings
  • Bude: 637 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Cornwall?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Cornwall are:

  • Newquay (NQY-Newquay Cornwall): 3,312 self catering accommodations
  • Lands End (LEQ): 1,798 self catering accommodations
  • Penzance (PZE-Penzance Heliport): 2,442 self catering accommodations

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Cornwall?

Vrbo UK offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Cornwall. From Vrbo UK travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • St Ives Harbour: 2,379 holiday rentals
  • Watergate Bay: 3,024 holiday rentals
  • Cape Cornwall: 1,441 holiday rentals
  • Eden Project: 3,467 holiday rentals
  • Tate St. Ives: 2,363 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Cornwall listed on Vrbo UK where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

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