Facilities & access


  • Shop selling Cornish food, gifts and plants
  • Enjoy the tastes of local produce in our two restaurants
  • Browse exquisite artwork in Cotehele Gallery
  • Second hand book shop
  • Free parking available both at the house and on the Quay
  • Dogs are welcome on the greater estate; sorry, only assistance dogs are welcome in the house and formal gardens
  • Information point and picnic area with tables on the Quay
  • Toilets at Cotehele and Cotehele Quay
  • Picnic area with tables on grassy field near the house

Family & children

  • Baby-changing and feeding facilities
  • Hip-carrying infant seats for loan
  • A play/den building area on the picnic meadow near reception
  • Children's guide, quiz/trail and Tracker Packs
  • Small play area at Cotehele Quay


  • Separate mobility parking and drop-off point
  • Adapted toilets close to car park
  • Two manual wheelchairs available for loan (no charge)
  • A shuttle bus to take you around the estate in the main season (most days)
  • Our old house has many stairs. The hall, kitchen and breakfast room are wheelchair accessible. A hand-held DVD telling the story of Cotehele is available - ask a room guide
  • The room guides can identify suitable objects that can be touched
  • The grounds are made of loose gravel paths and uneven cobbles
  • A map is available in reception for wheelchair users showing you accessible routes in the garden