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Make a holiday rental home or a holiday cottage in Camelford your next holiday escape.

Sitting on the banks of the Camel River in Cornwall is a village built on the stories and legends of a past. The area was once famous as a centre of ancient commerce, and traces of Camelford's long hisotry are never far away. This area is attractive to anyone who desires a quaint and friendly atmosphere, surrounded by picturesque scenery and captivating local history.

Places to stay in Camelford

Camelford’s beautiful nature is clear to see, and was the inspiration for the writings of Beeny Cliff and films like Saving Grace. However, this is not Camelford's only claim to fame; it is also believed to be the site of ancient Camelot. This legendary village is centralized between Bodmin Moor on one side, and the beautiful and rugged coastline of North Cornwall lies a few kilometers away on the other side of the village. Plentiful outdoor opportunities include strolling along the river walkway, camping, caravanning, horseback riding, and surfing or trekking on the coastal area of Trebarwith Strand. Cycling is also popular along the former path of a railroad which runs amongst local woodland, and is one of many activities which attract visitors. Guest houses and self catering cottages are in abundant supply in this quaint village.

Medieval bridges, museums, and historic local buildings only add to the communities interesting nature. Spending time amongst the timeless slate buildings in the village centre gives a real sense of nostalgia.

Local shops and markets are in good supply and offer a variety of items of interest from the surrounding sea and farmlands. Shopping is entertaining when looking at antiques, toys and children’s clothes, or art galleries. Bakeries and pastry shops, as well as restaurants with many ethnic varieties, as well as several great pubs are many.

Things to do in Camelford

Any visit to Camelford should include a visit to Tintagel Castle. Ruins reflect a medieval history from the 13th century and the castle is said to be the birthplace of King Arthur. Its backdrop is quite dramatic with waves crashing on the ocean below the thick stone walls. History surrounding King Arthur continues on a trip to Slaughter Bridge, said to be the place if his last battle.

The local library is also worth investigation. Recognizable by its iconic camel weather vane, this building formerly housed the town hall and was built in the 1800’s. Spend time soaking up the areas past with a trip to the North Cornwall Museum and Gallery which gives extensive information on the areas historical craft of wagon making. Also learn from the museums interpretive displays about local farming and cider making. Continue journeying into the past, to the Bronze Age and ancient burial sites, when walking from Camelford to Rough Tor.

Take time to sample local wines. Camel Valley Vineyard and Wine offer wine tasting year round. Other offerings in the community include the Camelford Indian Kings Art Centre. A visitor information center can also supply information on any and all points of interest within the community.

Flights to Camelford

Plymouth Airport is in closest proximity to Camelford, with inbound flights arriving from airports across the UK. The area is also well connected by road and rail.

    Wonderful! 4.8/5
    (4 reviews)
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    • 3 BR
    • 2 BA
    • Separate Toilet
    • Sleeps 6
    Cottage #8062439
    4
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      Wonderful! 4.9/5
      (9 reviews)
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      • 5 BR
      • 3 BA
      • Sleeps 15
      House #1680953
      9
      Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
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        • 3 BR
        • 1 BA
        • Sleeps 6
        Cottage #8256492
        Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
          Wonderful! 4.8/5
          (5 reviews)
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          • 4 BR
          • 2 BA
          • Sleeps 8
          Apartment #6798532
          5
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            • 6 BR
            • 6 BA
            • Sleeps 12
            Cottage #6859898
            Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
              Wonderful! 4.8/5
              (11 reviews)
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              • 2 BR
              • 2 BA
              • Sleeps 4
              Cottage #8193346
              11
              Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                • 3 BR
                • 2 BA
                • Sleeps 6
                Cottage #8277264
                  • 3 BR
                  • Separate Toilets
                  • Sleeps 6
                  Cottage #6907043
                    • 2 BR
                    • 1 BA
                    • Sleeps 4
                    Cottage #8226668
                      • 1 BR
                      • 1 BA
                      • Sleeps 2
                      Cottage #6717180
                        • 2 BR
                        • 1 BA
                        • Sleeps 4
                        Cottage #6717181
                        Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                          • 6 BR
                          • 4 BA
                          • Sleeps 12
                          Cottage #1867133
                            • 4 BR
                            • 2 BA
                            • Sleeps 10
                            Cottage #1868108
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                              • 4 BR
                              • 2 BA
                              • Sleeps 6
                              Cottage #8305040
                              Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
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                                • 1 BR
                                • 1 BA
                                • Sleeps 2
                                Cottage #8272950
                                Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                  • 3 BR
                                  • 2 BA
                                  • Sleeps 6
                                  Cottage #1969317
                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                    (6 reviews)
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                                    • 4 BR
                                    • 2 BA
                                    • Sleeps 8
                                    House #8113168
                                    6
                                    Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                      Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                      (33 reviews)
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                                      • 1 BR
                                      • 1 BA
                                      • Sleeps 2
                                      Cottage #8147142
                                      33
                                      Viewed 161 times in the last 48 hours
                                        Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                        (10 reviews)
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                                        • 2 BR
                                        • 1 BA
                                        • Sleeps 4
                                        Cottage #6823960
                                        10
                                        Viewed 129 times in the last 48 hours
                                          Exceptional! 5/5
                                          (22 reviews)
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                                          • 4 BR
                                          • 2 BA
                                          • Sleeps 8
                                          Cottage #6082727
                                          22
                                          Viewed 154 times in the last 48 hours
                                            Excellent! 4.5/5
                                            (17 reviews)
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                                            • 1 BR
                                            • 1 BA
                                            • Sleeps 2
                                            Multiple rentals Apartment #8157203
                                            17
                                            Viewed 60 times in the last 48 hours
                                              Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                              (11 reviews)
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                                              • 2 BR
                                              • 1 BA
                                              • Sleeps 4
                                              Cottage #8037623
                                              11
                                              Viewed 54 times in the last 48 hours
                                                Exceptional! 5/5
                                                (56 reviews)
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                                                • 1 BR
                                                • 1 BA
                                                • Sleeps 2
                                                Cottage #8121484
                                                56
                                                Viewed 65 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                  (29 reviews)
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                                                  • 2 BR
                                                  • 1 BA
                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                  Cottage #1305587
                                                  29
                                                  Viewed 93 times in the last 48 hours
                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                    (10 reviews)
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                                                    • 5 BR
                                                    • 3 BA
                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                    • Sleeps 9
                                                    House #8138805
                                                    10
                                                    Viewed 69 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                      (20 reviews)
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                                                      • 5 BR
                                                      • 3 BA
                                                      • Separate Toilet
                                                      • Sleeps 10
                                                      House #8151818
                                                      20
                                                      Viewed 120 times in the last 48 hours
                                                        Exceptional! 5/5
                                                        (33 reviews)
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                                                        • 2 BR
                                                        • 1 BA
                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                        Bungalow #6113635
                                                        33
                                                        Viewed 66 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                          (16 reviews)
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                                                          • 4 BR
                                                          • 4 BA
                                                          • Sleeps 8
                                                          Cottage #8121395
                                                          16
                                                          Viewed 57 times in the last 48 hours
                                                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                            (22 reviews)
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                                                            • 1 BR
                                                            • 1 BA
                                                            • Sleeps 2
                                                            Cottage #8108950
                                                            22
                                                            Viewed 33 times in the last 48 hours
                                                              Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                              (21 reviews)
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                                                              • 1 BR
                                                              • 1 BA
                                                              • Sleeps 3
                                                              Barn #8161289
                                                              21
                                                              Viewed 51 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                (17 reviews)
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                                                                • 5 BR
                                                                • 3 BA
                                                                • Separate Toilet
                                                                • Sleeps 11
                                                                House #8169817
                                                                17
                                                                Viewed 71 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                  (13 reviews)
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                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                                  Cottage #401909
                                                                  13
                                                                  Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                    Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                    (15 reviews)
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                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                                    Cottage #8118992
                                                                    15
                                                                    Viewed 34 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      Excellent! 4.4/5
                                                                      (7 reviews)
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                                                                      • 4 BR
                                                                      • 4 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 8
                                                                      House #6718325
                                                                      7
                                                                      Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                        (15 reviews)
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                                                                        • 1 BR
                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                        • Sleeps 2
                                                                        Cottage #6860784
                                                                        15
                                                                        Viewed 52 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                          (11 reviews)
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                                                                          • 2 BR
                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                          • Separate Toilet
                                                                          • Sleeps 6
                                                                          House #8030881
                                                                          11
                                                                          Viewed 42 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                            (7 reviews)
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                                                                            • 3 BR
                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                            • Sleeps 6
                                                                            Cottage #428907
                                                                            7
                                                                            Viewed 32 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                              Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                              (9 reviews)
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                                                                              • 2 BR
                                                                              • 2 BA
                                                                              • Separate Toilet
                                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                                              House #6873113
                                                                              9
                                                                              Viewed 64 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 28 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                                  (11 reviews)
                                                                                  avg/night
                                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                                                  Multiple rentals Cottage #455071
                                                                                  11
                                                                                  Viewed 38 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                                    (22 reviews)
                                                                                    avg/night
                                                                                    • 3 BR
                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                    • Sleeps 6
                                                                                    Apartment #8035859
                                                                                    22
                                                                                    Viewed 61 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                      (15 reviews)
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                                                                                      • 1 BR
                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                      • Sleeps 3
                                                                                      Cottage #8153134
                                                                                      15
                                                                                      Viewed 50 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        • 2 BR
                                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                                                        Chalet #6497451
                                                                                        2
                                                                                        Viewed 68 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                          (9 reviews)
                                                                                          avg/night
                                                                                          • 4 BR
                                                                                          • 3 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 7
                                                                                          Cottage #8158245
                                                                                          9
                                                                                          Viewed 30 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                            (27 reviews)
                                                                                            avg/night
                                                                                            • 3 BR
                                                                                            • 2 BA
                                                                                            • Separate Toilet
                                                                                            • Sleeps 6
                                                                                            Bungalow #8173738
                                                                                            27
                                                                                            Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                              (28 reviews)
                                                                                              avg/night
                                                                                              • 2 BR
                                                                                              • 2 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                                                              Cottage #860901
                                                                                              28
                                                                                              Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                                                (14 reviews)
                                                                                                avg/night
                                                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                House #6809062
                                                                                                14
                                                                                                Viewed 37 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                                                  (14 reviews)
                                                                                                  avg/night
                                                                                                  • 1 BR
                                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 2
                                                                                                  Barn #1939189
                                                                                                  14
                                                                                                  Viewed 51 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                    (23 reviews)
                                                                                                    avg/night
                                                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                    Cottage #6466401
                                                                                                    23
                                                                                                    Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                                      (8 reviews)
                                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                                      • 3 BR
                                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                                      • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 7
                                                                                                      Cottage #8027943
                                                                                                      8
                                                                                                      Viewed 39 times in the last 48 hours

                                                                                                      Camelford Holiday Cottages & Homes (300+)

                                                                                                       

                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Lovely property and ground , so convenient for town .

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      Had an excellent time staying here , would book again in the future. Would be good if Wi fi was provided . Can't fault the accommodation lovely and cosy . Would recommend either as have now stayed in both. Thank you to Gina and Jonathon .😄
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jul 23, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jul 2017

                                                                                                      Lovely place

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