Destination guide

Head to the rustic city of Bodmin Moor

The area's jazz and wineries are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Bodmin Moor. This city is well-known for its cheese shops and parks. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Bodmin Moor

Are you searching for top things to see and 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 Bodmin Moor a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Carnglaze Caverns (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Trethorne Leisure Park (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Bowood Park Golf Course (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • New Mills Farm Park (8.7 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Launceston Golf Club (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Kartworld (10.2 mi / 16.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Bodmin Moor

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Bodmin Moor is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Dozmary Pool (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Brown Willy (3.6 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Siblyback Lake (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Golitha Falls (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Pinsla Garden and Nursery (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • The Hidden Valley Discovery Park (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Bodmin Moor

The nearest airport is in Newquay (NQY-Newquay Cornwall), located 21.4 mi (34.4 km) from the city centre.

If you prefer to travel by train, Coombe Junction Halt Station, Liskeard Station and Bodmin Parkway Station are the main stations in the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Bodmin Moor?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 4,480 holiday lettings around Bodmin Moor. From 1,267 houses to 416 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent a seaside property near Bodmin Moor?

Rising in the morning to beach views and the soothing sound of waves crashing to the shore. This is the stuff holiday fantasies are made of! There are 1,312 beachside holiday homes to choose from. Alternatively, you might be interested in trying a different sort of setting. HomeAway has plenty of rental options to choose from, including:

  • 1,134 rural holiday accommodation options.
  • 1,022 beach holiday accommodation options.
  • 654 village holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house near Bodmin Moor?

Instead of staying in a forgettable, cookie-cutter hotel room this holiday, you could go for a whole house. You'll feel like part of the neighbourhood in no time! There are 2,109 houses currently listed on HomeAway. Prices begin at £35 per night. Or perhaps you'd rather one of the area's other sought-after self-catering accommodation options, like:

  • Cottage: 1,718 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £47 per night.
  • Apartment: 429 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £39 per night.
  • Barn: 236 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £53 per night.

Can I stay near Bodmin Moor in a large group?

There's nothing more memorable than exploring somewhere totally new with friends and family. The good news is HomeAway has places to suit big groups. Why not take a peek at the 463 house holiday rentals featured here? They're the most popular option for big groups of visitors. The rental property options that are suitable for large groups in this area include:

  • Looking for properties that can house 6 guests? We have 1,054 that will fit the bill. Prices begin from just £47 per night.
  • Need a holiday rental for 8 guests? We have 430 that will suit. The starting price is £47 per night.
  • Planning a trip away with 5 guests? We offer 346 properties for rent that match your requirements. Prices begin at just £53 per night.

Your whole squad will be well looked after when you organise your Bodmin Moor holiday through us!