Find the best place to stay — Kingsand

Where to stay around Kingsand?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 380 holiday lettings near Kingsand. From 203 cottages to 70 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Kingsand is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Home Park: 1,701 holiday lettings
  • Cotehele House and Gardens: 1,698 holiday lettings
  • Smeaton's Tower: 1,744 holiday lettings
  • Brent Tor: 1,409 holiday lettings
  • Keyham Station: 1,674 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Kingsand 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 Kingsand?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 203 cottages in Kingsand. Our other popular types of Kingsand holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 70 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 59 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 12 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Kingsand?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 31 holiday homes with pool available in Kingsand. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday rental property or self catering cottage in Kingsand, Cornwall your home away from home

    This small but unforgettable corner of Cornwall welcomes visitors with a delightfully small village next to the Rame Peninsula. This seaside community’s relaxed nature makes it a charming holiday as well as full of mystery with its history as a village where smuggling of silk, brandy and other illegal goods took place.

    Places to holiday in Kingsand, Cornwall

    A short distance from neighboring Cawsand lays Kingsand. Both villages are tranquil locations and award winning in the Cornish community for the manner in which both villages are maintained. Kingsand is located on Cawsand Bay and has a quiet charm with is three small beaches which are a mix of sand and shingle. Rockpooling is great fun form a Kingsand cottage, with many interesting rock pools, as well as the coastal landscape allowing anyone to enjoy bird watching, fishing, windsurfing, waterskiing, and swimming. This area is also a popular location for yachts to anchor. Simply sitting on the shore and taking in the spectacular view of Plymouth Sound is a worthwhile activity where beaches are typically not as crowded as other larger coastal regions in Cornwall.

    Kingsand is abundant with outdoor activities like a walk on the Southwest Coastal Path. Opportunities to cross the Rame peninsula on a ferry to various historical sites make a fun adventure. Kingsand’s town square is a wonderful location to shop for a souvenir, jewelry, or take in the work of local painters and sculptors at the community’s small gallery. Kingsand’s clock tower is also easily recognizable in this small fishing community. Small grocery stores, delis, and pubs serve the needs of visitors well.

    Things to do in Kingsand, Cornwall

    Look no further than Kingsand’s coastline for reminders of the areas history as a smuggling community, where old fish cellars and boat stores are still in existence. Walk around the village and find the clock tower which was erected to commemorate the coronation of King George V. Kingsand’s quiet charm is also reflected in a variety of historical sites around the small village. Best known is the clock tower. Those seeking a short voyage will find a ferry which operates between Kingsand and the historic Mayflower Steps, in Plymouth. This is where the English set sail for the United States, in the 1600’s. In the area is a beautiful Elizabethan garden which commemorates the Mayflower’s voyage.

    Other rich historical areas include a different however equally short journey across the Rame Peninsula to Plymouth, in clear view of Kingsand beaches. In the 1500’s, the former Earl of Mount Edgcumbe constructed the Mount Edgcumbe House which was later damaged and renovated after WWII. Neo-Georgian décor and beautiful gardens surround the premises making this a pleasant area to visit.

    Weather in Kingsand, Cornwall

    Kingand typically has a warmer temperature due to its southerly location. Temperatures are moderate with warm days, however not overly hot. Typically, this area is too warm to receive snow.

    Flights to Kingand, Cornwall

    Plymouth Airport (PLH) and Exter Airport (EXT) are in close proximity to Kingsand, and are well served by Air Southwest with flights from across the UK.

    Attractions in and around Kingsand

    First time in Kingsand and looking for places to see? Stop by Somerville Gallery, Mount Edgcumbe House and Country Park and Mount Edgcumbe House while in the area. Why not also take in more of the area with visits to Torpoint Ferry, Devonport Playhouse or Plymouth Dome?