Location

Self catering holiday cottage to rent in Mousehole Cornwall

Location

 

Land's End is a unique, magical place. A place of legend and mystery, with stunning natural beauty to warm your heart. Undercover exhibitions and attractions, shopping village and Discovery Trail. Minack Theatre a uniquely situated open-air theatre on the cliffs at Porthcurno, near Lands End. The theatre hosts a 17 week season of plays and musicals throughout the summer. St.Michael's Mount the jewel in Cornwall's crown, this magical island has a church, a medieval castle, an exotic garden clinging to the steep flanks, and an ancient harbour where you will find shops, restaurants and an audio-visual presentation on the history of the Mount. Eden Project Three gigantic geodesic conservatories. Now an internationally established attraction. The Lost Gardens of Heligan Not only where Eden began...but also just 10 miles apart. The Tate Gallery Perhaps the flagship of Cornish Art. Cruise to the Isles of Scilly or take a helicopter and visit the Abbey Gardens Tresco.

 

Other Activities: Painting, an artists paradise, flying and rock pooling.

 

 

  • Nearest Airport : Newquay at 40 Miles
  • Nearest Beach : Mousehole at 30 Metres
  • Nearest Barpub : Ship Inn at 30 Metres
  • Nearest Golf : St Just at 9 Miles
  • Nearest Restaurant : 2 Fore Street at 25 Metres
  • Car: not necessary

 

Location

Totally unspoilt by time Mousehole has something for everyone. Its granite fishermen’s cottages nestle amongst narrow winding streets. The fishing boats bobbing in the water surrounded by high protective harbour walls, the cry of seagulls, crystal clear blue water in the summer and dramatic emerald waves in the winter.

Explore the village and wander the winding streets, sample the local food from several restaurants, tea-shops and the pub; visit the many galleries and shops. Paddle in the rock pools or harbour beaches. While away the hours by sitting and watching the world go by.

 

Out and About

Mousehole is a fantastic base to explore the whole of South West Cornwall The Lands End peninsula is on your doorstep. St Ives and the start of the North Coast is less than 20 minutes away.

  • Lizard Peninsula
  • Helford River
  • Falmouth
  • Truro
  • Fly or sail to Scilly Isles

Beaches

For those that want beaches there are several glorious sandy beaches nearby.

  • Mousehole Harbour
  • Sennen cove (Surfing Beach)
  • Porthcurno
  • Marazion
  • Praa sands

Walkers

 

Walkers have the coastal path on their doorstep with many beautiful stretches close by.

  • Mousehole to Lamorna
  • Lands End to Cape Cornwall
  • Zenor to St Ives
  • Porthleven to Praa Sands
  • Lizard to Kynance

 

Places to visit

 

Places to visit just a drive away

  • Minack Theatre
  • St Michael's Mount
  • Trelissick Garden
  • Eden Project
  • Lost Gardens of Heligan

 

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