Destination guide

Travel to friendly Carlyon Bay

The ocean views and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Carlyon Bay. This welcoming and relaxing city is well known for its restaurants, spas and golfing. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in Carlyon Bay

Are you searching for attractions to see in the area? Travellers enjoy fun activities like golfing and swimming. Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that Carlyon Bay has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cornwall Football Golf (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Wingz Bird and Animal Sanctuary (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Fowey Estuary (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Readymoney Cove (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Fowey Aquarium (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Mevagissey Aquarium (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Carlyon Bay

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 18°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Carlyon Bay

Travellers love Carlyon Bay for its beautiful ocean views and pristine beaches. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Carlyon Bay is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Pinetum Park and Pine Lodge Gardens (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Eden Project (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Porthpean Beach (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Marsh Villa Gardens (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Polkerris Beach (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Wheal Martyn China Clay Country Park (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Carlyon Bay

The nearest airport is in Newquay (NQY-Newquay Cornwall), located 13.3 mi (21.4 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Carlyon Bay?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,060 holiday lettings around Carlyon Bay. From 208 houses to 122 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.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Carlyon Bay? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Carlyon Bay. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Polzeath Beach: 3,153 holiday lettings
  • Eden Project: 4,506 holiday lettings
  • Treyarnon Bay Beach: 3,235 holiday lettings
  • Bedruthan Steps: 3,282 holiday lettings
  • Pinetum Park and Pine Lodge Gardens: 4,550 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Carlyon Bay listed on 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 Houses in Carlyon Bay?

Yes, of course. offers 208 Houses in Carlyon Bay. Our other popular types of Carlyon Bay holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 122 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 654 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 654 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Carlyon Bay?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 53 holiday homes with pool available in Carlyon Bay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.