Where to stay around Mevagissey?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 927 holiday lettings near Mevagissey. From 455 cottages to 231 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 Mevagissey is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Eden Project: 4,411 holiday lettings
  • Cornwall's Crealy Adventure Park: 3,927 holiday lettings
  • Polperro Harbour: 2,432 holiday lettings
  • Porthpean Beach: 4,589 holiday lettings
  • St. Catherine's Castle: 2,870 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 455 cottages in Mevagissey. Our other popular types of Mevagissey holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 231 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 167 self catering accommodations
  • Barns: 42 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Mevagissey?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 34 holiday homes with pool available in Mevagissey. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday cottage in Mevagissey, Cornwall your home away from home

    Mevagissey, Cornwall is an impossibly charming fishing village on the southern Riviera in Mid Cornwall, perfect for a relaxing holiday, where time seems to stand still and the stress of life can simply drift away with the cool sea breeze. The colourful seafront houses and twisting alleys give the village a timeless feel, hiding wonderful little galleries, fine restaurants and wonderfully traditional pubs.

    Things to do in Mevagissey, Cornwall

    Mevagissey is still a working fishing port, and few things are as peaceful as sitting in one of the many, colourful seafront cafes, restaurants or pubs, watching the trawlers go about their business and the sun gleaming off the blue waters of the ocean. If you would like to head out into the deep yourself, there are almost endless chances to go out mackerel fishing around the bay, and you can even join up on a shark fishing trip from holiday lets in Mevagissey.

    There is an enormous amount to see on the coast adjacent to the village. There is so much of historical interest in the surrounding area that much of it is cared for by the National Trust. The Lost Gardens of Heligan are just minutes from holiday lets in Mevagissey, the Eden Project just 7 miles away at St Blazey, and the ruins of Portgiskey within walking distance of a Mevagissey holiday home.

    The long sandy beach of Pentewan is an idyllic place to be on a sunny summer’s day. The beach can be found just a few miles from the village, or, if you are looking for a peaceful cove beach, there are a great number all along the coast to choose from. Famous beach towns, including the surfing mecca of Newquay and the famous beaches of Perranporth and Watergate Bay are all within easy reach of a Mevagissey cottage too.

    Places to visit on holiday in Mevagissey, Cornwall

    Holiday lets in Mevagissey, Cornwall are an ideal base for exploring Cornwall’s most famous attractions. The world famous Eden Project is just 5 miles away, and the Lost Gardens of Heligan, the National Maritime Museum and the Cornish Tate Gallery are all within a short drive of a Mevagissey holiday home.

    Travel to Mevagissey, Cornwall

    Mevagissey is a remote village, which is much of the appeal. Therefore, you must put in a little effort to reach holiday lets in Mevagissey, the effort is well worth it. In order to get the very best from a Mevagissey holiday, having the use of a hire car is strongly advised.

    Activities and attractions in and around Mevagissey

    Are you hoping to find 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 Mevagissey a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Mevagissey Aquarium (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
    • Cornwall Football Golf (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
    • Fowey Estuary (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
    • Readymoney Cove (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
    • Wingz Bird and Animal Sanctuary (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
    • Fowey Aquarium (8 mi / 12.9 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Mevagissey

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Mevagissey is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Pentewan Sands (1 mi / 1.6 km)
    • Lost Gardens of Heligan (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
    • Porthpean Beach (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
    • Porthluney Cove (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
    • Pinetum Park and Pine Lodge Gardens (5 mi / 8 km)
    • Eden Project (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)