Where to stay around Common Moor?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 601 holiday lettings near Common Moor. From 401 Cottages to 68 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 Common Moor is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Looe Beach: 2,403 holiday lettings
  • Polperro Harbour: 2,407 holiday lettings
  • Whitsand Bay Beach: 1,905 holiday lettings
  • North Cornwall Museum: 3,224 holiday lettings
  • St. Mellion Golf Club: 2,072 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Common Moor 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 Common Moor?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 401 Cottages in Common Moor. Our other popular types of Common Moor holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 68 self catering accommodations
  • Barns: 53 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 44 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 Common Moor?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 39 beach rentals in Common Moor. You have also many other possibilities in Common Moor area, including:

  • Waterfront rentals: 10 holiday rentals

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Common Moor?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 64 holiday homes with pool available in Common Moor. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Holidaymakers searching for holiday rentals in Commonmoor also enquired about apartments in Looe, apartments in Newquay and cottages in Pensilva

    Commonmoor holiday cottages and accommodation

    Make a holiday cottage or holiday rental home in Commonmoor your home away from home

    Commonmoor or Common Moor should not be confused with Croxley Common Moor in Hertfordshire. It is situated Cornwall near the Sibley Lake Reservoir in Liskeard and close to St Cleer, Higher Tremar, Darite and Minions. The fishing villages of Looe and Polperro and market town of Launceston are all within easy reach.

    Places to holiday in Commonmoor

    Commonmoor has its origins in Cornwall’s tin and copper mining history and still very much a community. There are many cottages in the area that remain from the mining heyday and several have been converted in self catering holiday lets. Being a rural area barn conversions are also popular for Cornish holidays. Visitors to the area prefer self catering over hotels as it gives more freedom to explore Cornwall.

    Cornish cottages in Commonmoor are perfectly located for exploring the ancient sites of Bodmin Moor, which has facilities for walking, fishing birdwatching, horse riding, cycling and dog walking. They are also ideal if you just want to relax in a quiet setting in the beautiful Cornish countryside. The nearby village of Minions has a village shop and pub.

    Cottage holidays are also a perfect base to explore Jamaica Inn, the Eden Project, Tavistock, Dartmoor, Heligan or to travel into Devon to the City of Plymouth for shopping. It is also within easy reach of the south coast beaches and the trendy surfing beaches on the north coast such as Perranporth, Newquay, Polzeath and Bude.

    Things to do in Commonmoor

    Siblyback Reservoir offers an extensive range of facilities and activities, which include sailing, rowing boat hire, canoeing and windsurfing and it is a prime trout fishery. It has miles of walk around the scenic lake, bird watching, tearoom and children's play areas. The River Fowey flows from its source and spectacularly tumbles down at Golitha Falls. There are some good walks to the Neolithic monoliths, the Hurlers and the natural rock formations of the Cheesewring.

    Also nearby holiday cottages is Porfell Animal Land Wildlife Park, which is educational and entertaining with woodland walks, tearoom, animal talks and demonstrations, hand feeding, animal petting area, picnic area and gift shops. Ken Caro Garden is a four-acre specialist garden set high above Bicton Manor Woods. It is colourful all year round and has panoramic views. Rough Tor near Camelford is the remains of a cluster of Bronze Age huts and there are several burial chamber and Cairns near by. The ruins of St Michael's chapel sit on the top of Rough Tor.

    Boconnoc is the largest park in Cornwall surrounding an 18th century mansion and was featured in the television series Poldark. It has twenty acres of gardens, a 14th century church, a water powered sawmill and more than a hundred deer. Dupath Well is a medieval holy well on the fringes of Callington near to Cotehele House. Pilgrims suffering from skin diseases used to visit the well. Restormel Castle has an enormous circular keep overlooking its mote and bailey.

    Weather in Commonmoor

    The weather in Commonmoor, like most of Cornwall is mild and sometimes unpredictable.

    Travel to Liskeard

    Plymouth and Newquay airports and the ferry port at Plymouth serve Commonmoor. Liskeard station is the nearest station and National Express coaches stop at nearby Liskeard. Other local bus operators include Bakers, A-line, Western National, Group Travel, and Western Greyhound.

    Sightseeing in and around Commonmoor

    Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Commonmoor a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Carnglaze Caverns (4 mi / 6.4 km)
    • Kartworld (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
    • Adrenalin Quarry (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
    • Trethorne Leisure Park (8.7 mi / 14.1 km)
    • New Mills Farm Park (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
    • Launceston Golf Club (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Commonmoor

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Commonmoor is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Siblyback Lake (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
    • Golitha Falls (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
    • Dozmary Pool (4.3 mi / 7 km)
    • Brown Willy (8.1 mi / 13 km)
    • Pinsla Garden and Nursery (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
    • Kit Hill Country Park (8.2 mi / 13.3 km)