Where to stay around Porth?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 126 holiday lettings near Porth. From 49 cottages to 37 apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Porth for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Porth Beach: 3,800 holiday lettings
  • Watergate Bay: 3,547 holiday lettings
  • Fistral Beach: 3,699 holiday lettings
  • Polzeath Beach: 3,172 holiday lettings
  • Cornwall's Crealy Adventure Park: 3,793 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Porth 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 cottages in Porth?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 49 cottages in Porth. Our other popular types of Porth holiday rentals include:

  • Apartments: 37 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 32 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 4 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Porth?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 13 holiday homes with pool available in Porth. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a Holiday Rental House in Porth, Cornwall Your Home Away From Home

    Lying close to the town of Newquay in the county of Cornwall is the sleepy coastal village of Porth. A Porth holiday is the ideal choice for those who are looking for a bit of relaxation or the chance to indulge in a range of outdoor activities. With stunning views of the sea and just as breathtaking views inland, a Porth holiday rental accommodation is the perfect base from which to start a memorable holiday.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Porth, Cornwall

    A Porth holiday is the ideal choice for those who love outdoor activities. The village has its own beautiful beach which is great for swimming, sunbathing, fishing, sailing, jet-skiing and water-skiing. The surrounding dunes and cliffs are perfect for walking, horse riding or cycling. Also available in the immediate area of the village are golf and tennis facilities.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Porth, Cornwall

    If you can tear yourself away from your beautiful Porth holiday rental house there are many great attractions to be found in the area. A short trip from Porth will bring you to the town of Newquay. Here visitors can visit the Lappa Valley Steam Railway which is one of the oldest railway trackbeds in Cornwall. Previously used to move minerals from Newquay to Wheal Rose, visitors can now take a ride on one of four beautiful steam locomotives. Also worth a visit in Newquay is Newquay Zoo, home to various species of animal including Capybara, Hoffman's Sloth and African Lions.

    Weather in Porth, Cornwall

    Visitors looking to start a Porth holiday will be pleased to hear that the area is blessed with warm summers and very mild winters. One of the best times of the year to have a Porth holiday rental house is during the summer months of July and August. The temperature during these two months is generally around the 18°C mark, although it can creep up to as high as 27°C during the daytime! The coldest of the winter months to visit is generally November and December when the temperature can fall as low as 0°C at night. The average temperature during the daytime in winter is 9°C. Visitors on a Porth holiday can expect more rainfall during the winter months and as little as 2 inches during the warmest months of the year.

    Travel to Porth, Cornwall

    Travellers looking forward to a Porth holiday can land at either Newquay Airport (NQY), which is 10 minutes journey from the village or Plymouth airport (PLH), which is just over an hour's drive away. Airlines offering regular, affordable flights to the area include Air Southwest, Flybe, BMIbaby and Jet2com. Passengers can depart from other major UK airports such as Glasgow (GLA), Edinburgh (EDI), Belfast (BFS), Leeds (LBA) and Gatwick (LGW).

    Activities and attractions in and around Porth

    Are you hoping to discover things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Porth a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Newquay Zoo (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
    • Great Western Beach (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
    • Oasis Fun Pools (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
    • Blue Reef Aquarium (1.5 mi / 2.3 km)
    • Pirate's Quest Newquay (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
    • Treloy Golf Club (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)

    Seasonal weather averages in Porth

    If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 18°F.

    Exploring the natural features in Porth

    Porth is famous for its pristine beaches and beautiful ocean views. Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Porth is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Porth Beach (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
    • Lusty Glaze Beach (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
    • Tolcarne Beach (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
    • Great Western Beach (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
    • Towan Beach (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
    • Watergate Bay (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)