Find the best place to stay — Cornwall

Where to stay around Cornwall, GB?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 6,995 vacation rentals near Cornwall. From 2,360 houses to 2,281 cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Cornwall for a holiday or a weekend are on VRBO.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Cornwall?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Cornwall. From VRBO travelers, the top most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Gwinear-Gwithian: 1,520 vacation rentals
  • St Ives: 1,376 vacation rentals
  • Saint Newlyn East: 1,479 vacation rentals
  • Downderry: 740 vacation rentals
  • Trevone: 1,398 vacation rentals

And VRBO offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Cornwall! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Cornwall?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Cornwall:

  • Gwinear-Gwithian: 1,520 rentals
  • St Ives: 1,376 rentals
  • Saint Newlyn East: 1,479 rentals
  • Downderry: 740 rentals
  • Trevone: 1,398 rentals

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

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Cornwall?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Cornwall are:

  • St Mawgan Airport (NQY): 3,347 vacation rentals
  • Land's End / St. Just Airport (LEQ): 1,416 vacation rentals
  • Penzance Heliport Airport (PZE): 1,953 vacation rentals

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Cornwall?

VRBO offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Cornwall. From VRBO travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Pinetum Park and Pine Lodge Gardens: 3,788 rentals
  • St. Mawes Castle: 2,407 rentals
  • Newquay Zoo: 3,161 rentals
  • St Austell (USX-St Austell Train Station): 3,942 rentals
  • Lostwithiel Station: 3,528 rentals

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

Take in the beachside beauty of Cornwall

The area's history and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Cornwall. Well known for its beaches, restaurants and seaside, this welcoming city won't disappoint. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Sightseeing in and around Cornwall

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Cornwall a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Screech Owl Sanctuary (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Cornwall Football Golf (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Camel Valley Vineyard (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Wingz Bird and Animal Sanctuary (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Camel Creek Adventure Park (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Japanese Garden and Bonsai Nursery (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Cornwall

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 65°F.

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Cornwall

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Cornwall. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wheal Martyn China Clay Country Park (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Eden Project (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Pinetum Park and Pine Lodge Gardens (5.4 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Marsh Villa Gardens (6.2 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Porthpean Beach (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Cardinham Woods (7.9 mi / 12.6 km)