Where to stay around Carnkie?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,442 holiday lettings near Carnkie. From 721 Cottages to 280 Condos/Apartments, 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 Carnkie is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • St Ives Harbour: 2,877 holiday lettings
  • Fistral Beach: 3,699 holiday lettings
  • Kynance Cove: 2,121 holiday lettings
  • Porthminster Beach: 2,875 holiday lettings
  • Porthmeor Beach: 2,857 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 721 Cottages in Carnkie. Our other popular types of Carnkie holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 280 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 275 self catering accommodations
  • Barns: 71 self catering accommodations

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

Can I rent beach rentals in Carnkie?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 309 beach rentals in Carnkie. You have also many other possibilities in Carnkie area, including:

  • Waterfront rentals: 64 holiday rentals
  • Downtown rentals: 6 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Carnkie?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 109 holiday homes with pool available in Carnkie. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a self catering cottage or holiday rental in Carnkie, Cornwall your home away from home.

    The tiny hamlet of Carnkie is between Camborne and Redruth in west Cornwall.This delightful area is ideal for exploring the area including the Atlantic north coast with its gorgeous sandy beaches and rolling waves which are ideal for surfing.

    Explore the small villages and dine in the local pubs, known for their historic charm, real ales and smuggling history. With fun parks, gardens, tin mines and Land’s End all within easy reach, a holiday rental at Carnkie is a great choice.

    Things to Do in Carnkie, Cornwall Visit a Cyder Farm

    The Cornish Cyder Farm at Penhallow is a fun place to visit. See the apple orchards and take a self-guided tour to see how scrumpy, sparkling cider, country wines and other tasty treats are made. Guided tours of the cider museum, bottlery, brandy distillery and cellars are also an interesting and educational experience.


    The South West coastal path offers great walks and stunning views from the quiet clifftop path. The trail can be steep and hilly at times so wear strong footwear and be prepared for plenty of steps and stiles.


    One of the best ways to enjoy the rolling countryside and sea views is from one of the local golf clubs. Play a round at Tehidy Park Golf Club, 3 miles from your vacation home in Carnkie, or at Radnor Golf Centre, also 3 miles away.

    Places to Visit Near Carnkie, Cornwall National Maritime Museum

    The National Maritime Museum, just 8 miles from your holiday rental in Carnkie, is just one of the attractions to be enjoyed at the historic harbour town of Falmouth. See the maritime exhibits both on the water and in the exhibition halls.

    St Ives

    Sprawling up the hillside above its two main beaches, St Ives is a quaint Cornish village with tiny fishermen’s cottages lining the narrow streets. The town has been attracting artists for decades and the Tate Gallery opened here in 1993. Its purpose-built Gallery is as interesting as the artworks themselves and it takes full advantage of the waterfront location and spectacular beach views.

    Holywell Bay Fun Park

    This family fun park advertises itself as the place to ride, slide, splash and have fun. With go-karts, battle boats and Merlin’s Maze it is the perfect place for family fun whatever the weather and is just 13 miles from your Carnkie holiday rental.

    Weather in Carnkie, Cornwall

    Located in the far southwest of England and influenced by the Gulf Stream, Cornwall generally has mild winters along the coast and reasonably warm summers. Average temperatures throughout the year range from 8-19°C (46-66°F) with the wettest months between October and February.

    Getting to Carnkie, Cornwall

    Cornwall is served by the local airport at Newquay which has regular flights from London. The area is also accessible by rail via Redruth and Camborne stations, just a couple of miles from your holiday home rental at Carnkie. However, a car is recommended to make the most of this delightful area. Take the M5 and then the A30 to reach Carnkie.

    Activities and attractions in Carnkie

    Are you searching for things to do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Carnkie a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Feadon Farm Wildlife Centre (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
    • Portreath Beach (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
    • Trevaskis Farm (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
    • Poldark Mine (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
    • Gwinear Pitch & Putt (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
    • Enys Gardens (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Carnkie

    Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Carnkie is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Stithians Lake (3 mi / 4.8 km)
    • Portreath Beach (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
    • Chapel Porth Beach (6 mi / 9.7 km)
    • Godrevy Head (6 mi / 9.7 km)
    • Enys Gardens (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
    • Godrevy Beach (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)