A clump of daffodils in the upper garden

Important notice -

The garden, estate, restaurant (takeaway), tea-room (takeaway), gallery (Fri-Tue only) and shop at Cotehele are open. House closed. We advise you to book your visit to the garden in advance especially at busier times such as weekends.

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 open for local visitors.

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. 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 (12 Apr - 18 Apr)

Wed 14 Apr 2021
Book your timed entry to visit Cotehele.
Mother and children in a park

Easter at Cotehele 

Discover your local family-friendly trail at Cotehele with fun activities to do along the way. Complete the trail and earn your chocolate reward at the end. Available from 1-18 April, whilst stock lasts.


Things to see and do

Brown and white Springer Spaniel named Missie in snowdrops at Cotehele, Cornwall

Visiting Cotehele with your dog 

Whether you're planning to ramble in the woods, explore the quay or relax in the Barn restaurant, find out all you need about visiting Cotehele with your dog.

Our favourite walks






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 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