HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit

Holidaymakers searching for holiday rentals in Mevagissey also enquired about apartments in Newquay, apartments in Looe and cottages in Mousehole

Make a holiday cottage in Mevagissey, Cornwall your home away from home

Mevagissey, Cornwall is an impossibly charming fishing village on the southern Riviera in Mid Cornwall, perfect for a relaxing holiday, where time seems to stand still and the stress of life can simply drift away with the cool sea breeze. The colourful seafront houses and twisting alleys give the village a timeless feel, hiding wonderful little galleries, fine restaurants and wonderfully traditional pubs.

Things to do in Mevagissey, Cornwall

Mevagissey is still a working fishing port, and few things are as peaceful as sitting in one of the many, colourful seafront cafes, restaurants or pubs, watching the trawlers go about their business and the sun gleaming off the blue waters of the ocean. If you would like to head out into the deep yourself, there are almost endless chances to go out mackerel fishing around the bay, and you can even join up on a shark fishing trip from holiday lets in Mevagissey.

There is an enormous amount to see on the coast adjacent to the village. There is so much of historical interest in the surrounding area that much of it is cared for by the National Trust. The Lost Gardens of Heligan are just minutes from holiday lets in Mevagissey, the Eden Project just 7 miles away at St Blazey, and the ruins of Portgiskey within walking distance of a Mevagissey holiday home.

The long sandy beach of Pentewan is an idyllic place to be on a sunny summer’s day. The beach can be found just a few miles from the village, or, if you are looking for a peaceful cove beach, there are a great number all along the coast to choose from. Famous beach towns, including the surfing mecca of Newquay and the famous beaches of Perranporth and Watergate Bay are all within easy reach of a Mevagissey cottage too.

Places to visit on holiday in Mevagissey, Cornwall

Holiday lets in Mevagissey, Cornwall are an ideal base for exploring Cornwall’s most famous attractions. The world famous Eden Project is just 5 miles away, and the Lost Gardens of Heligan, the National Maritime Museum and the Cornish Tate Gallery are all within a short drive of a Mevagissey holiday home.

Travel to Mevagissey, Cornwall

Mevagissey is a remote village, which is much of the appeal. Therefore, you must put in a little effort to reach holiday lets in Mevagissey, the effort is well worth it. In order to get the very best from a Mevagissey holiday, having the use of a hire car is strongly advised.

  • Showing 1-50 of 300+
Additional service fee may apply.
    Wonderful! 4.8/5
    (20 reviews)
    avg/night
    • 3 BR
    • 1 BA
    • Sleeps 6
    Cottage #8149865
    20
    Viewed 68 times in the last 48 hours
      Wonderful! 4.8/5
      (11 reviews)
      avg/night
      • 4 BR
      • 3 BA
      • Sleeps 10
      House #6082701
      11
      Viewed 144 times in the last 48 hours
        Wonderful! 4.9/5
        (12 reviews)
        avg/night
        • 3 BR
        • 2 BA
        • Separate Toilet
        • Sleeps 8
        Apartment #8119558
        12
        Viewed 142 times in the last 48 hours
          Wonderful! 4.9/5
          (10 reviews)
          avg/night
          • Studio
          • 1 BA
          • Sleeps 2
          Cottage #6734905
          10
          Viewed 80 times in the last 48 hours
            Wonderful! 4.8/5
            (12 reviews)
            avg/night
            • 2 BR
            • 2 BA
            • Sleeps 4
            House #470655
            12
            Viewed 41 times in the last 48 hours
              Wonderful! 4.9/5
              (7 reviews)
              avg/night
              • 4 BR
              • 2 BA
              • Sleeps 8
              House #8129955
              7
              Viewed 37 times in the last 48 hours
                Exceptional! 5.0/5
                (12 reviews)
                avg/night
                • 1 BR
                • 1 BA
                • Sleeps 2
                Cottage #6491462
                12
                Viewed 55 times in the last 48 hours
                  Exceptional! 5.0/5
                  (10 reviews)
                  avg/night
                  • 2 BR
                  • 2 BA
                  • Sleeps 5
                  Apartment #8155934
                  10
                  Viewed 61 times in the last 48 hours
                    avg/night
                    • 3 BR
                    • 2 BA
                    • Sleeps 6
                    Cottage #59316
                    1
                    Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                      Exceptional! 5.0/5
                      (21 reviews)
                      avg/night
                      • 4 BR
                      • 3 BA
                      • Sleeps 7
                      Cottage #8139048
                      21
                      Viewed 49 times in the last 48 hours
                        Wonderful! 4.9/5
                        (12 reviews)
                        avg/night
                        • 2 BR
                        • 1 BA
                        • Sleeps 4
                        Apartment #8165837
                        12
                        Viewed 50 times in the last 48 hours
                          Excellent! 4.7/5
                          (6 reviews)
                          avg/night
                          • 3 BR
                          • 1 BA
                          • Separate Toilet
                          • Sleeps 7
                          House #8145260
                          6
                          Viewed 39 times in the last 48 hours
                            Exceptional! 5.0/5
                            (6 reviews)
                            avg/night
                            • 3 BR
                            • 1 BA
                            • Separate Toilet
                            • Sleeps 7
                            Cottage #6115797
                            6
                            Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                              Wonderful! 4.9/5
                              (10 reviews)
                              avg/night
                              • 2 BR
                              • 2 BA
                              • Separate Toilet
                              • Sleeps 4
                              House #1787001
                              10
                              Viewed 39 times in the last 48 hours
                                Excellent! 4.7/5
                                (6 reviews)
                                avg/night
                                • 3 BR
                                • 1 BA
                                • Sleeps 6
                                Apartment #1995308
                                6
                                Viewed 26 times in the last 48 hours
                                  avg/night
                                  • 2 BR
                                  • 2 BA
                                  • Sleeps 4
                                  Cottage #8064903
                                  2
                                  Viewed 80 times in the last 48 hours
                                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                    (12 reviews)
                                    avg/night
                                    • 2 BR
                                    • 2 BA
                                    • Sleeps 4
                                    Apartment #8116389
                                    12
                                    Viewed 30 times in the last 48 hours
                                      Exceptional! 5.0/5
                                      (12 reviews)
                                      avg/night
                                      • 2 BR
                                      • 2 BA
                                      • Sleeps 5
                                      House #1747496
                                      12
                                      Viewed 41 times in the last 48 hours
                                        Exceptional! 5.0/5
                                        (27 reviews)
                                        avg/night
                                        • 4 BR
                                        • 2 BA
                                        • Sleeps 8
                                        Cottage #1160831
                                        27
                                        Viewed 31 times in the last 48 hours
                                          • 3 BR
                                          • 2 BA
                                          • Sleeps 6
                                          Villa #8111591
                                          1
                                          Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                            • 3 BR
                                            • 2 BA
                                            • Sleeps 8
                                            Apartment #6824683
                                            3
                                            Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                              Excellent! 4.4/5
                                              (5 reviews)
                                              avg/night
                                              • 2 BR
                                              • 1 BA
                                              • Sleeps 5
                                              Apartment #8108546
                                              5
                                              Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                                • 2 BR
                                                • 1 BA
                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                Apartment #1821174
                                                Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  • 2 BR
                                                  • Separate Toilets
                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                  Cottage #1857872
                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                    (17 reviews)
                                                    avg/night
                                                    • 1 BR
                                                    • 1 BA
                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                    Apartment #1906303
                                                    17
                                                    Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      • 2 BR
                                                      • 1 BA
                                                      • Separate Toilet
                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                      Cottage #8111602
                                                      1
                                                      Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                        avg/night
                                                        • 6 BR
                                                        • 4 BA
                                                        • Sleeps 10
                                                        Cottage #1964199
                                                        Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          • 3 BR
                                                          • 1 BA
                                                          • Sleeps 6
                                                          Cottage #1963921
                                                          Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                            avg/night
                                                            • 3 BR
                                                            • 1 BA
                                                            • Sleeps 5
                                                            Apartment #1690592
                                                            Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                              avg/night
                                                              • 4 BR
                                                              • 2 BA
                                                              • Separate Toilet
                                                              • Sleeps 8
                                                              Bungalow #418911
                                                              4
                                                              Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                avg/night
                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                                Cottage #1967038
                                                                Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                  • 3 BR
                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                  • Sleeps 5
                                                                  Cottage #1967674
                                                                    • 3 BR
                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                    • Sleeps 6
                                                                    Cottage #1689481
                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                                      Cottage #1689169
                                                                        avg/night
                                                                        • 2 BR
                                                                        • 2 BA
                                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                                        Multiple rentals Barn #865960
                                                                        3
                                                                        Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          • 3 BR
                                                                          • Separate Toilet
                                                                          • Sleeps 4
                                                                          Cottage #1859886
                                                                            • 2 BR
                                                                            • Separate Toilet
                                                                            • Sleeps 4
                                                                            Cottage #1867803
                                                                              Exceptional! 5.0/5
                                                                              (5 reviews)
                                                                              avg/night
                                                                              • 3 BR
                                                                              • 2 BA
                                                                              • Sleeps 6
                                                                              Multiple rentals Barn #865960
                                                                              5
                                                                              Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                avg/night
                                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                                                Multiple rentals Barn #865960
                                                                                Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                                                  Cottage #6824432
                                                                                  Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    • 3 BR
                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                    • Sleeps 5
                                                                                    Cottage #1966759
                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                      • 5 BR
                                                                                      • 3 BA
                                                                                      • Sleeps 10
                                                                                      Cottage #6504020
                                                                                      Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        • 2 BR
                                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                                                        House #1938045
                                                                                        Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          • 2 BR
                                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 5
                                                                                          Apartment #6721195
                                                                                          Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            • 3 BR
                                                                                            • 2 BA
                                                                                            • Sleeps 6
                                                                                            Barn #1689494
                                                                                              • 2 BR
                                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                                                              Barn #1689493
                                                                                                • 1 BR
                                                                                                • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                • Sleeps 2
                                                                                                Cottage #6955243
                                                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                  Barn #1689492
                                                                                                    • 1 BR
                                                                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 2
                                                                                                    Cottage #1864483
                                                                                                    2
                                                                                                      Excellent! 4.4/5
                                                                                                      (9 reviews)
                                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                                      • 1 BR
                                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 2
                                                                                                      Apartment #6798322
                                                                                                      9
                                                                                                      • 1 - 50 of 300+
                                                                                                       

                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Gorgeous, historic property.

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      It was such a privilege to stay in this beautiful property. Great location and wonderful views over the harbour.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: 13-Jan-2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jan 2017

                                                                                                      Immaculate, well thought out, warm and cosy and in a lovely location. Helpful owners too.

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      As above - immaculately presented, thoughtful design, warm and cosy (we stayed across the New Year) in a lovely location - and very high tech! Helpful owners. Thank you.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: 06-Jan-2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Dec 2016

                                                                                                      Beautiful, relaxing place to stay

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      Had a fabulous time at this exceptionally beautiful property. A perfect place for a winter break in a great location. Loved it!
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: 05-Jan-2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Dec 2016