Holiday cottages in Padstow

Celebrity chefs, exquisite restaurants, and some of the country’s best local food producers have turned Padstow into one of Cornwall’s foodie hotspots. Extend your visit with a stay in one of our Padstow holiday cottages.

Beyond the dinner table, this picturesque town oozes Cornish charm. Its busy harbour chimes to the clatter of fishing boats, and the welcoming scent of wood smoke wafts along its narrow streets.

Beyond the town centre, walkers are greeted by dramatic, sheer cliffs while those with sturdy sea legs can choose between bracing Atlantic swells, or the relative calm of the Camel Estuary.

The exterior of Skippers Cabin, nr Padstow, Cornwall

Skippers Cabin, nr Padstow 

Just a few miles west of Padstow, Skippers Cabin is situated within eyeshot of some of North Cornwall’s most stunning coastal scenery. Shut the door on this sturdy stone cottage, and you’ll soon find yourself traversing rugged cliffs, the deep blue Atlantic teasing the rocky shoreline below.

The exterior of Porth Mear Cottage, near Padstow, Cornwall

Porth Mear Cottage, nr Padstow 

Quintessentially Cornish, this whitewashed farm house is ideally placed to enjoy Porth Mear Cove, a celebrated spot for rock pooling. With Padstow a short drive along the coast, complete with its fine dining restaurants and cosy pubs, Porth Mear Cottage offers the perfect break for all the family.

The exterior of Trescore, nr Padstow, Cornwall

Trescore, nr Padstow 

Adjoining Porth Mear Cottage is pretty Trescore. With spectacular, coastal and countryside views on its doorstep, and a wealth of sandy, family-friendly beaches close by, Trescore is an idyllic holiday cottage conveniently located a small distance from Padstow.

The exterior of West Cottage, Polzeath, Cornwall

West Cottage, Polzeath 

Located across the Camel Estuary from Padstow, near the pretty village of Polzeath, is West Cottage. A short walk from this classic Victorian farm building is Polzeath beach, a wide, sandy stretch popular with surfers and swimmers alike. Grab an ice cream and breathe in a welcome dose of sea air.

The sitting room at Overhaven, Polzeath, Cornwall

Overhaven, Polzeath 

Another property close to Polzeath with an enviable position overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, Overhaven is well-suited for walkers with the spectacular Pentire Point close by. At the far end of a craggy headland, Pentire Point awards ramblers with wide-ranging views across North Cornwall.

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With over 100 National Trust holiday cottages in Cornwall to choose from, you're sure to find your perfect break.