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Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Boscastle, England your home away from home

Stunning scenery is to be found on the South West coast of England with Boscastle in Cornwall a particularly beautiful town. It is a popular place for holidaymakers as well as TV and film makers due to the glorious views and is situated in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Here visitors will find numerous different places to stay suiting all budgets including self catering accommodation, farm houses and cottages as well as caravan and campsites.

Things to do on holiday to Boscastle, England

Boscastle is conveniently located for some of Cornwall’s best beaches including those at Crackington Haven, Bossiney Haven and Polzeath. Watersports are very popular in Cornwall including sailing and windsurfing and the world famous surfing hot spot of Newquay is only three quarters of an hour away. With so much wonderful scenery to take in, Boscastle and the surrounding areas offer several hiking trails including the seven mile coast path walk to Crackington Haven.

The views provided in this fishing village inspire many visitors to try their hand at painting and photography by the quay. Naturally fishing is very popular here with chartered trips offered to visitors here and can offer sightings during the breeding season of puffins, razorbills and guillemots.

Boscastle and its neighbouring towns have many eateries for self catering holidaymakers to enjoy such as restaurants, cafes, tea rooms, pubs and bistros. There are many smaller shops located in the town selling gifts, crafts, fashion, sports goods, food and many other things as well as various galleries. Bigger supermarkets are to be found in towns such as Bude, Launceston, Wadebridge and Bodmin and Truro, the only city in Cornwall, is about a one hour drive away.

Places to visit on holiday to Boscastle, England

There are a number of places to visit in the town and probably a good place to start is the Visitor Centre on the northern side of the harbour. The area is packed with history and visitors can go to museums, churches and other old buildings such as the Museum of Witchcraft, the Old Mill and he Old Forge. Neighbouring Tintagel is another interesting place to visit and is where King Arthur was said to have been born. Tintagel Castle was built in the 13th century and is arguably Cornwall’s most iconic site.

Weather in Boscastle, England

The warmest time of the year to visit Cornwall is generally July and August when the average high is approximately 19 to 20 degrees centigrade. Between April and July are usually the driest months while December and January is the wettest time of the year with 110 to 120mm average rainfall per month.

Travel to Boscastle, England

Newquay Airport can be reached via the A39 and is about 45 minutes drive from Boscastle, with operators such as Flybe taking passengers to UK cities such as London Gatwick and Edinburgh and Air Southwest flying to Bristol, London City, Dublin, Leeds and Newcastle amongst others. The nearest train station to Boscastle is Bodmin Parkway, which is approximately 17 miles away and has daily services to and from London Paddington. Regular bus services run from the train stations at Bodmin Parkway and Exeter St. David's.

Excellent! 4.6/5
(15 reviews)
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  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Cottage #8118992
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Viewed 26 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(15 reviews)
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  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Cabin #8057592
15
Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(7 reviews)
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  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 5
Cottage #6541990
7
Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
Multiple rentals Barn #8148165
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Viewed 33 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(15 reviews)
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  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Cottage #8106778
15
Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(32 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 8
House #732435
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Viewed 38 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(22 reviews)
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  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Cottage #8172691
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Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.4/5
(5 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Cottage #6546583
5
Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.7/5
(21 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Cottage #8013224
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Viewed 30 times in the last 48 hours
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  • 4 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 8
Cottage #8051183
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Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(6 reviews)
avg/night
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
Apartment #6975924
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Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
House #8099390
1
Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Cottage #6537937
avg/night
  • 4 BR
  • 4 BA
  • Sleeps 8
Cottage #8160919
2
Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.6/5
(5 reviews)
avg/night
  • 5 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 10
House #8142781
5
Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
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  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
Cottage #8159622
2
Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(14 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Apartment #6798630
14
Exceptional! 5/5
(4 reviews)
avg/night
  • 4 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 6
Cottage #8040615
4
Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.6/5
(14 reviews)
avg/night
  • 4 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
House #6829861
14
Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 6
House #6999244
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(11 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Cottage #8227193
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Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(37 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Cottage #8118640
37
Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Barn #8144552
2
Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Cottage #8168190
Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
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  • 5 BR
  • 6 BA
  • Sleeps 10
House #6896791
1
Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(17 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 4
Cottage #8154596
17
Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
avg/night
  • 4 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 7
Cottage #8062388
3
Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 7
Bungalow #1689536
Exceptional! 5/5
(6 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Cottage #8145829
6
Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.5/5
(2 reviews)
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  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 3
Cottage #1782110
2
Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
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  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Cottage #6473470
Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Cottage #6816374
1
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Cottage #6816693
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Barn #6844838
1
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
Multiple rentals Apartment #6728423
Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(14 reviews)
avg/night
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
Cottage #8227194
14
Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 6
Multiple rentals Cottage #8148165
6
Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Barn #6844834
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Cabin #8268252
1
Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Cabin #8261902
Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(6 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Cottage #8168192
6
Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 5
Cottage #6854973
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Bungalow #8188251
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Barn #8238445
  • 4 BR
  • 4 BA
  • Sleeps 7
Barn #6867402
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
Cottage #1689657
Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
  • 5 BR
  • 6 BA
  • Sleeps 10
Cottage #6858832
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Barn #1689318
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Bungalow #8087775
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
Barn #1689090

Boscastle Holiday Cottages & Homes (300+)

 

Recent Reviews

Lovely place

4 of 5
Great base to explore Cornwall.
  • Review Submitted: Jul 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017

Cosy cottage in an amazing venue with wonderful hosts

5 of 5
Heather was an amazing host and always smiling and full of tips. The cottage was very clean and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Will definitely be back again at some point! 100% recommended.
  • Review Submitted: Jul 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017