Wildflowers growing amongst the orchard trees at Cotehele

Important notice -

Unfortunately, due to staff shortages, the Edgcumbe tea-room at Cotehele Quay will be closed on Wed 28 Jul. The Barn Restaurant is open 10.30am-5pm.

An atmospheric Tudor house with Medieval roots, a working mill on an historic quay, a glorious garden with valley views and an expansive estate to explore.


Things to see and do

Welcome back indoors






Our work

Stretch of the tidal River Tamar shortly after work begins

Working with and for nature: creating new habitat at Cotehele quay 

We’re creating a wildlife rich intertidal habitat in the field below the woodland path by Cotehele Quay.

Details of three portraits

Addressing our histories of colonialism and historic slavery 

Cotehele, along with a number of other places and collections in our care, deals with contentious political histories. Learn more about what we are doing to be inclusive in our work and acknowledge the impact and legacies of colonialism.


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Places to stay

The exterior of Malt House, Cotehele, 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 eight holiday cottages on the estate.


Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Cotehele on the National Trust Collections website