View of the front of the house in the autumn

Important notice -

Cotehele estate and quay are open. House and mill are closed. To avoid disappointment please book your visit to the garden on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays in advance. If you do not book we cannot guarantee admission.

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.

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What's on

Please book ahead before visiting the garden and orchard 

The garden and orchard at Cotehele are now open. We've introduced advance booking to keep everyone safe and maintain social distancing. To avoid disappointment please book in advance, especially at busier times such as weekends and bank holidays. You can book your tickets online or by calling 0344 249 1895. Where space is available on weekdays, pre-booking may not always be necessary. You do not need to book to visit the quay or wider estate. We're looking forward to welcoming you back.

Upcoming events

Timed entry to Cotehele (30 Nov - 6 Dec)

Tue 01 Dec 2020
Book your timed entry to visit Cotehele.

Things to see and do

Christmas tree lit up within Hall Court, Cotehele

All things festive at Cotehele this Winter 

In a year like no other, this Christmas we're inviting all to wrap up warm and come to Cotehele for outdoor festivities. Grab a hot chocolate and be delighted by the trees, illumination and decoration as you explore the garden and estate.





Bring some character to your garden with our range of garden decor, available on the online shop

Treat yourself 

Looking for the perfect gift or perhaps you're in need of some retail therapy? You can browse our full range via our online shop. Your purchases and support enable us to continue to care for the nature, beauty and history we all miss.


Our work

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 Engine Cottage, Calstock, 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