Find the best place to stay — Saint Agnes

Where to stay around Saint Agnes?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,483 holiday lettings near Saint Agnes. From 667 cottages to 324 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 Saint Agnes is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • St Ives Harbour: 2,894 holiday lettings
  • Watergate Bay: 3,503 holiday lettings
  • Fistral Beach: 3,593 holiday lettings
  • Porthminster Beach: 2,893 holiday lettings
  • Porthmeor Beach: 2,876 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Saint Agnes 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 Saint Agnes?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 667 cottages in Saint Agnes. Our other popular types of Saint Agnes holiday rentals include:

  • Apartments: 324 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 274 self catering accommodations
  • Barns: 95 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 Saint Agnes?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 99 holiday homes with pool available in Saint Agnes. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Self Catering Holiday Cottages in Saint Agnes, a perfect seaside retreat.

    Saint Agnes is a wonderful holiday destination set right on the sea. With several beaches and beautiful scenery, a holiday rental home in Saint Agnes will provide a comfortable “home base” for all of your adventures.  

    Things to do on holiday to Saint Agnes

    Much of what draws travellers to Saint Agnes is done out of doors. There are four beautiful beaches where those on holiday can swim, play or just relax. A hike to Saint Agnes Head is a great way to get a fabulous view of the birds that make their living at the seashore. Perhaps you’ll even catch sight of other sea life, such as a seal or dolphin. If you enjoy surfing, some of the best around can be found on the beaches of nearby Newquay. The area has a rich history as a port and mining town, so some travellers also like to explore that aspect of Saint Agnes. Stippy Stappy is a row of cottages that is quite well-known throughout the country. These oft photographed homes were used by either miner or sea captains – this is still up for debate. Those up for a bit of a challenge can climb to the top of Saint Agnes Beacon. From there, visitors will have an unobstructed view of beautiful coastline.

    Places to visit on holiday to Saint Agnes

    Happily, there are plenty of attractions for those on holiday to enjoy, even on the rainiest of English days. When the weather cooperates, consider a visit to a nearby zoo, such as the Newquay Zoo, or one of the many wildlife rescue centres. There are sanctuaries for monkeys, large birds, seals and even screech owls. There are also theme parks, aquatic centres and important historic buildings. On rainy days, you might want find some indoor activities. Consider some of the nearby museums where travellers can learn about the mining history of the region, view works of art or learn about local maritime history at the National Maritime Museum in Cornwall.

    Weather in Saint Agnes

    If you want to enjoy the out of doors and beautiful beaches, but are not a fan of very hot weather, then Saint Agnes is a great choice for a holiday destination. The winters are milder than in some other parts of the country and the summer, whilst warm, are not extremely hot. The average high in the winter is 8 to 9 degrees. In the summer, the average high does not go above 19 degrees. There is rainfall throughout the year. Most months bring between 40 and 65 mm. The wettest months, October through January, each bring 78 to 87 mm.

    Travel to Saint Agnes

    Newquay Cornwall International Airport (NQY) is the closest to Saint Agnes. While the airport is small, it does offer regular flights to and from London via London Gatwick (LGW). Other travellers choose to fly directly into Gatwick (LGW) and then take a railcar to Saint Agnes. There are two well-serviced railway stations nearby. Redruth is just over a 9 km journey and Truro is a distance of about 11.5 km.

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    Attractions in and around St. Agnes

    Have time to spare and looking for things to do around St. Agnes? Some of the area's family-friendly attractions for travellers include Trelissick Gardens, Enys Gardens and Poldark Mine. Don't miss landmarks such as Trevaunance Cove and Wheal Coates Tin Mine. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, soak up some sun at Trevellas Cove and Chapel Porth Beach. Activities around the area include Feadon Farm Wildlife Centre, Portreath Beach and Great Western Beach. St Agnes Museum and St Agnes Beacon are some attractions to visit during your stay. Also a trip to Perran Beach, Wheal Peevor or Gwennap Pit might be a nice excursion.