Destination guide

Delight in the beachside landscape of Falmouth

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Falmouth. Travellers especially like the beaches, restaurants and local tours in this romantic and relaxing city. Green Grotto Caves and Rocklands Bird Sanctuary are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in Falmouth

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Falmouth a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Rocklands Bird Sanctuary (19.5 mi / 31.4 km)
  • Cinnamon Hill Golf Course (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • White Witch of Rose Hall Golf Course (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Half Moon Golf Course (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Three Palms Ocean Course (12.3 mi / 19.7 km)
  • SuperClubs Ironshore Golf and Country Club (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)

Seasonal weather in Falmouth

If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, August, September, June and July are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 32°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Falmouth

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Falmouth is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Green Grotto Caves (18.3 mi / 29.5 km)
  • Luminous Lagoon (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Puerto Seco Beach Park (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
  • Dead End Beach (17.9 mi / 28.8 km)
  • Montego Bay Marine Park (17.9 mi / 28.9 km)
  • Dump-Up Beach and Events Park (18 mi / 28.9 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Falmouth

Fly into Montego Bay (MBJ-Sir Donald Sangster Intl.), the closest airport, located 17.3 mi (27.9 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Falmouth?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 275 holiday lettings near Falmouth. From 51 Houses to 20 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Falmouth for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Falmouth?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Falmouth:

  • IronShore Estates: 100 holiday homes
  • West Gate Hills: 74 holiday homes
  • Coral Gardens: 64 holiday homes
  • Hip Strip: 121 holiday homes
  • Paradise Acres: 64 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Falmouth?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Falmouth. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Cornwall Beach: 865 holiday lettings
  • Saint James Parish Church: 871 holiday lettings
  • Rose Hall Great House: 1,031 holiday lettings
  • Fort Montego: 865 holiday lettings
  • Sam Sharpe Square: 870 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Falmouth listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Falmouth?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 51 Houses in Falmouth. Our other popular types of Falmouth holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 20 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 173 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 22 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Falmouth?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 165 holiday homes with pool available in Falmouth. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.