On the Map

On the Map: Cornwall’s Coastal and Countryside Gems

28 June 2019

Cornwallis well-known as the ultimate UK holidaymakers’ paradise. 
Not onlyis the entire region steeped in magical myth and legend, but you’ll find over300 beaches to unfurl your towel on (and if you’ve ever wanted to try your handat surfing, let’s just say you couldn’t have picked a better spot!)
Oh – andhave we mentioned the food? From steaming hot pasties in winter, tosummer afternoons cheered by traditional cream teas, you can indulge all yearround.
Naturally,you’re going to need a place to stay that really befits all those uniqueCornish wonders. And as we’ve rounded some of our favourites up to show you here, you need look no further!

Main image: The Cabin in Cornwall | Bodmin

Sally Port Cottage

Truro, Cornwall, England
Self-catering holiday cottage at St Anthony's Lighthouse, St Mawes, Cornwall - the location for Fraggle Rock!
Bedrooms: 2
Sleeps: 4
£928 (7 nts)


Tintagel, Cornwall, England
For a true escape to pure wilderness, come to Kudhva - an incredible wild camping experience in stunning Tintagel, Cornwall.
Bedrooms: Studio
Sleeps: 2 per unit
£110 /night


Saint Clether, Cornwall, England
Luxury accommodation for large groups, infused with unique style and a warm Cornish welcome, set within 16 stunning acres of private land on the edge of Bodmin moor.
Bedrooms: 11 (6+5)
Sleeps: 22
£3,425 /4nts


St Germans, Cornwall, England
View the best of Cornwall's unspoilt countryside from the window of your very own eco-friendly, lovingly restored railway carriage at Railholiday.
Bedrooms: Varies
Sleeps: 2-6
£80 / night

Okel Tor Mine

Calstock, Cornwall, England
Beauty, peace and calm combine in two romantic Cornish riverside retreats: the former Smithy and Captain's Office of a Victorian tin mine.
Bedrooms: 1 per cottage
£52 / night


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