Holiday cottages on The Lizard

The Lizard is home to some amazing and special places so what better way to start exploring them than by basing yourself in one of our unique holiday cottages? We've got coastal village cottages to hidden river retreats to choose from.

Family walking dogs

Which places are open and what you need to know before you visit 

We’ve opened more than 100 gardens and parks in England and Northern Ireland through advanced booking. From Monday 6 July, we’re gradually opening gardens and parklands in Wales. Tickets are released on Friday for the following week. More than 200 coast and countryside car parks are open across England, Wales and Northern Ireland. All National Trust houses remain closed for now. Read this article to find out what's open and what to expect from your visit.

Lizard Wireless Station holiday cottage

Wireless Cottage 

Once home to Marconi himself, wireless cottage offers an escape with 180 degree coastal views

Powders holiday cottage on the bank of the Helford River

Powders cottage 

Powders cottage is set amongst the trees on the south bank of the Helford River at the entrance to Frenchman's Creek. The cottage has it's own quay to start your exploration of the river from so bring your kayak.

Penarvon cabin nestled above the beach

Penarvon cabin 

Perched above Penarvon beach, this romantic little wooden cabin sleeps two and has some of the best views of the Helford River to enjoy.

Carne holiday cottage at Gillan

Carne cottage 

A traditional cob built cottage close to nearby Gillan and St Antony and just meters away from the creek.

Inglewidden holiday cottage

Inglewidden and Cadgwith cottages 

Set amongst a cluster of 5 National Trust holiday cottages, Inglewidden Vean is the largest sleeping 5. With views over Cadgwith village it's an ideal location for a family holiday exploring The Lizard.