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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.

    • 3 BR
    • 2 BA
    • Sleeps 6
    House #8277231
      • 1 BR
      • Separate Toilet
      • Sleeps 2
      Cottage #1859935
        • 1 BR
        • Separate Toilet
        • Sleeps 2
        Cottage #1863144
          • 2 BR
          • 1 BA
          • Sleeps 4
          Cottage #1968029
            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
              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
                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
                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
                    (32 reviews)
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                    • 3 BR
                    • 3 BA
                    • Sleeps 6
                    House #8138291
                    32
                    Viewed 104 times in the last 48 hours
                      Exceptional! 5/5
                      (17 reviews)
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                      • 2 BR
                      • 1 BA
                      • Separate Toilet
                      • Sleeps 4
                      House #8106723
                      17
                      Viewed 32 times in the last 48 hours
                        Excellent! 4.5/5
                        (26 reviews)
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                        • 2 BR
                        • 1 BA
                        • Sleeps 4
                        Cottage #8047461
                        26
                        Viewed 74 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
                            Excellent! 4.7/5
                            (27 reviews)
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                            • 2 BR
                            • 1 BA
                            • Sleeps 3
                            Cottage #8129170
                            27
                            Viewed 71 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! 4.8/5
                                (22 reviews)
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                                • 1 BR
                                • 1 BA
                                • Sleeps 2
                                Cottage #8108950
                                22
                                Viewed 33 times in the last 48 hours
                                  Excellent! 4.3/5
                                  (20 reviews)
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                                  • 2 BR
                                  • 1 BA
                                  • Sleeps 4
                                  House #1563009
                                  20
                                  Viewed 31 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
                                      (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)
                                        avg/night
                                        • 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
                                              (8 reviews)
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                                              • 2 BR
                                              • 1 BA
                                              • Sleeps 4
                                              Cottage #8121424
                                              8
                                              Viewed 37 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
                                                  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
                                                    (22 reviews)
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                                                    • 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
                                                        Excellent! 4.4/5
                                                        (12 reviews)
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                                                        • 2 BR
                                                        • 1 BA
                                                        • Sleeps 5
                                                        Cottage #8085808
                                                        12
                                                        Viewed 44 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          Exceptional! 5/5
                                                          (20 reviews)
                                                          avg/night
                                                          • 3 BR
                                                          • 2 BA
                                                          • Sleeps 6
                                                          Bungalow #6493407
                                                          20
                                                          Viewed 31 times in the last 48 hours
                                                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                            (9 reviews)
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                                                            • 4 BR
                                                            • 3 BA
                                                            • Sleeps 7
                                                            Cottage #8158245
                                                            9
                                                            Viewed 30 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                              • 1 BR
                                                              • 1 BA
                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                              Apartment #6812841
                                                              2
                                                              Viewed 26 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                (32 reviews)
                                                                avg/night
                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                                House #8126612
                                                                32
                                                                Viewed 92 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                  Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                  (9 reviews)
                                                                  avg/night
                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                                  Apartment #6792102
                                                                  9
                                                                  Viewed 51 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
                                                                      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
                                                                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                          (31 reviews)
                                                                          avg/night
                                                                          • 3 BR
                                                                          • 2 BA
                                                                          • Separate Toilet
                                                                          • Sleeps 6
                                                                          Cottage #1820253
                                                                          31
                                                                          Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                            (11 reviews)
                                                                            avg/night
                                                                            • 3 BR
                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                            • Sleeps 5
                                                                            Cottage #719145
                                                                            11
                                                                            Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                              Excellent! 4.4/5
                                                                              (13 reviews)
                                                                              avg/night
                                                                              • 3 BR
                                                                              • 2 BA
                                                                              • Sleeps 6
                                                                              House #8059070
                                                                              13
                                                                              Viewed 33 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                (17 reviews)
                                                                                avg/night
                                                                                • 4 BR
                                                                                • 3 BA
                                                                                • Separate Toilet
                                                                                • Sleeps 8
                                                                                House #8144291
                                                                                17
                                                                                Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                  (11 reviews)
                                                                                  avg/night
                                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                                                  Apartment #1839710
                                                                                  11
                                                                                  Viewed 37 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                                    (25 reviews)
                                                                                    avg/night
                                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                                                    Multiple rentals Bungalow #6470275
                                                                                    25
                                                                                    Viewed 70 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                      (17 reviews)
                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                      • 5 BR
                                                                                      • 4 BA
                                                                                      • Separate Toilet
                                                                                      • Sleeps 10
                                                                                      House #8158924
                                                                                      17
                                                                                      Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        • 2 BR
                                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                                                        Villa #1834208
                                                                                        4
                                                                                        Viewed 76 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                          (27 reviews)
                                                                                          avg/night
                                                                                          • 1 BR
                                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 2
                                                                                          Cabin #8170636
                                                                                          27
                                                                                          Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                            (33 reviews)
                                                                                            avg/night
                                                                                            • 2 BR
                                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                                            • Sleeps 4
                                                                                            Apartment #873546
                                                                                            33
                                                                                            Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                                              (17 reviews)
                                                                                              avg/night
                                                                                              • 1 BR
                                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 3
                                                                                              Cottage #8128060
                                                                                              17
                                                                                              Viewed 41 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                                (18 reviews)
                                                                                                avg/night
                                                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                                • Sleeps 3
                                                                                                Apartment #8174342
                                                                                                18
                                                                                                Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                                  (23 reviews)
                                                                                                  avg/night
                                                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                  Barn #8166234
                                                                                                  23
                                                                                                  Viewed 41 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                                                    (14 reviews)
                                                                                                    avg/night
                                                                                                    • 1 BR
                                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 2
                                                                                                    Chalet #8069670
                                                                                                    14
                                                                                                    Viewed 35 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                                      (5 reviews)
                                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                      Cottage #8071873
                                                                                                      5
                                                                                                      Viewed 31 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                       

                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Lovely place

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

                                                                                                      A wonderful property in a fantastic, peaceful location. We could have stayed forever!

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      The modern lighting and decor helped create a perfect ambience for this lovely rural retreat. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay and would love to return.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jul 22, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jul 2017