Cotehele

Tudor house with superb collections, garden, quay and estate

Cotehele

Things to see and do

A gardener puts flowers into the Christmas garland at Cotehele

Christmas at Cotehele 

This year we're celebrating the 60th anniversary of the 60ft-long garland, made from 31,200 flowers grown in the garden. There will also be mistletoe, Father Christmas and more.

Upcoming events

Lyrical links in the Library

Sat 03 Dec 2016
11:00-16:00
An exhibition in the Library where you can explore how some of Cotehele's collection link to your favourite Christmas carols.

First World War exhibition at Cotehele - On the Home Front

Sat 03 Dec 2016
11:00-16:00
Cotehele's First World War exhibition features photos, trench art and personal items loaned from members of the local community.

Displaying the 60th anniversary Christmas flower garland at Cotehele

Sat 03 Dec 2016
11:00-16:00
When the residents of Cotehele first hung a modest, floral, Christmas display in the hall six decades ago, little did they know how their simple decoration would turn into the magnificent and famous tradition it is today.

The Father Christmas trail

Sun 04 Dec 2016
11:00-15:00
Follow the Father Christmas family trail through the woods and find clues along the way.

Choirs and musicians under the garland

Sun 04 Dec 2016
14:00-14:30
We've lined up 27 different local choirs and musical groups to perform for you under the garland.

Let's wassail

Sat 17 Dec 2016
11:30-12:00
Get out your fancy dress, dig out your loud instruments and come and help us scare away the evil spirits in the Cotehele Orchards.
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Places to stay

Malt House holiday cottage exterior on Cotehele Quay, Cornwall

Holiday cottages at Cotehele 

You'll have Cotehele to yourself in early mornings and after the day visitors have gone home when you stay in one of the nine holiday cottages on the estate.