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Make a holiday home or holiday cottage in Rock, Cornwall your home away from home

Find the UK’s Saint Tropez on your next holiday in Rock. This Cornwall destination has a beauty which appeals to anyone taking holiday on this upscale beachside oasis. Known for its beauty as much as the areas many diverse locations, Rock is one of the foremost destinations in Cornwall.

Places to holiday in Rock, Cornwall

This exclusive area of Cornwall boasts fabulous outdoor areas which make staying on holiday amongst such surroundings, in a guest houses or self catering cottage, a pleasure. Enjoying this stretch of the Atlantic can be accomplished in numerous ways however sitting on the beach appeals to most holiday revelers, as well as fishing, canoeing, rowing, water skiing, and most popular sailing and yachting. Off the water, golfing in the community is said to be the best in the UK. Daymer Bay which lies between Rock and neighboring Polzeath is rated one of the best beaches in the world.

Those seeking entertainment off the beach will equally enjoy eating in chic award winning restaurants or taking the ferry to Padstow’s wide offering of restaurants. Take sufficient time to enjoy Rock’s wine and cheese shops, a bakery, and a butcher, as well as a variety of culinary delights. Local brews are refreshing when sampled from a wooden cask.

Things to do in Rock, Cornwall

Several notable historical structures are a short distance from the shores of Rock. 13th century Edonoc Church underwent a large renovation in the 1800’s after several years of disrepair. In addition to housing worship, this fascinating piece of history is the burial place of poet laureate John Betjeman. More obscure historical areas are within Rock. A 15th century baptistery was used to cure children of whooping cough.

Rock’s centralized location makes it a perfect starting point for learning about neighboring villages. Take the ferry from Rock to Padstow across the Camel Estuary and discover any of the communities’ architectural jewels, including a church, St Petroc’s, dating back to the 13th century. A font in the church is original to the building and also dates back to the 13th century. Other passages through medieval history include Pastow locations like 13th century Tinagel Castle. Ruins in the form of stone steps, walls, and the remainder of several foundations stand next the Atlantic. This is a dramatic location next to the sea and one not to be missed on any itinerary of Rock’s surrounding areas.

Coastal areas between Rock and Polzeath are stunning with many points of interest along the way. A coastal path is popular and follows this beautiful stretch of coastline, as well as tourist boats for those who desire a relaxing journey versus a strenuous hike. On the coastal path, Rumps Cliff Castle dates back to the Iron Age where remnants of an ancient settlement are evident today with an extensive ditch system.

Weather in Rock, Cornwall

Rock’s climate is temperate during summer months and cold enough to receive snow in the winter. The areas waters are known as being calmer than other coastal areas in North Cornwall.

Flights to Rock, Cornwall

Plymouth Airport (PLH) is the main airport serving Rock with cheap flights available from Air Southwest.

    Excellent! 4.5/5
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    • 5 BR
    • 3 BA
    • Sleeps 9
    House #8079231
    8
    Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
      Excellent! 4.6/5
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      • 3 BR
      • 2 BA
      • Sleeps 7
      Cottage #8128988
      44
      Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
        Wonderful! 4.8/5
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        • 3 BR
        • 2 BA
        • Sleeps 6
        House #8108192
        5
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          Excellent! 4.7/5
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          • 1 BR
          • 1 BA
          • Sleeps 4
          Apartment #8145911
          24
          Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
            Wonderful! 4.8/5
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            • 1 BR
            • 1 BA
            • Sleeps 2
            Apartment #6927300
            6
            Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
              • 2 BR
              • 2 BA
              • Sleeps 4
              House #8108646
              3
                Exceptional! 5/5
                (15 reviews)
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                • 4 BR
                • 2 BA
                • Sleeps 10
                Bungalow #8029512
                15
                Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                  Exceptional! 5/5
                  (22 reviews)
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                  • 3 BR
                  • 2 BA
                  • Sleeps 6
                  Bungalow #825807
                  22
                  Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
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                    • 5 BR
                    • 5 BA
                    • Separate Toilet
                    • Sleeps 12
                    House #1000014
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                      • 4 BR
                      • 3 BA
                      • Sleeps 8
                      Bungalow #8121010
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                        • 4 BR
                        • 3 BA
                        • Sleeps 9
                        House #6773244
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                        Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                          • 4 BR
                          • 2 BA
                          • Sleeps 8
                          House #6517455
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                            • 5 BR
                            • 1 BA
                            • Separate Toilet
                            • Sleeps 8
                            Cottage #8093705
                            1
                            Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                              • 4 BR
                              • 4 BA
                              • Sleeps 10
                              House #8166343
                                • 3 BR
                                • 2 BA
                                • Sleeps 8
                                House #8123411
                                3
                                Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
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                                  • 3 BR
                                  • 2 BA
                                  • Sleeps 6
                                  Cottage #6936836
                                  Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
                                    • 5 BR
                                    • 3 BA
                                    • Sleeps 9
                                    House #8155490
                                    1
                                    Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                      • 3 BR
                                      • 2 BA
                                      • Sleeps 6
                                      Cottage #8166342
                                      Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                        • 8 BR
                                        • 3 BA
                                        • Separate Toilet
                                        • Sleeps 12
                                        House #8170974
                                          • 3 BR
                                          • 1 BA
                                          • Sleeps 6
                                          Barn #6517474
                                            • 3 BR
                                            • 3 BA
                                            • Sleeps 6
                                            Cottage #6878719
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                                              • 2 BR
                                              • 1 BA
                                              • Sleeps 5
                                              Bungalow #8115427
                                              Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                                • 4 BR
                                                • 4 BA
                                                • Sleeps 8
                                                House #6907627
                                                  • 2 BR
                                                  • 1 BA
                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                  Cottage #8304627
                                                    Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                    (31 reviews)
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                                                    • 1 BR
                                                    • 1 BA
                                                    • Sleeps 2
                                                    Cottage #8147142
                                                    31
                                                    Viewed 135 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                      (21 reviews)
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                                                      • 4 BR
                                                      • 2 BA
                                                      • Sleeps 8
                                                      Cottage #6082727
                                                      21
                                                      Viewed 154 times in the last 48 hours
                                                        Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                        (8 reviews)
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                                                        • 2 BR
                                                        • 1 BA
                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                        Cottage #6823960
                                                        8
                                                        Viewed 78 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                          (18 reviews)
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                                                          • 2 BR
                                                          • 2 BA
                                                          • Sleeps 4
                                                          Apartment #6785474
                                                          18
                                                          Viewed 57 times in the last 48 hours
                                                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                            (33 reviews)
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                                                            • 1 BR
                                                            • 1 BA
                                                            • Sleeps 2
                                                            Apartment #1903452
                                                            33
                                                            Viewed 75 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 51 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 55 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 67 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                    (12 reviews)
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                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                                    Barn #1784347
                                                                    12
                                                                    Viewed 57 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                      (15 reviews)
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                                                                      • 1 BR
                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                                      Cottage #705929
                                                                      15
                                                                      Viewed 35 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                        (15 reviews)
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                                                                        • 4 BR
                                                                        • 4 BA
                                                                        • Sleeps 8
                                                                        Cottage #8121395
                                                                        15
                                                                        Viewed 57 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                          (30 reviews)
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                                                                          • 2 BR
                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                          • Sleeps 4
                                                                          Bungalow #6113635
                                                                          30
                                                                          Viewed 60 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            Very Good! 4.2/5
                                                                            (5 reviews)
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                                                                            • 4 BR
                                                                            • 4 BA
                                                                            • Sleeps 8
                                                                            House #6718325
                                                                            5
                                                                            Viewed 48 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                              Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                              (32 reviews)
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                                                                              • 3 BR
                                                                              • 2 BA
                                                                              • Sleeps 8
                                                                              House #8109315
                                                                              32
                                                                              Viewed 52 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                                (26 reviews)
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                                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                • Sleeps 3
                                                                                Cottage #8129170
                                                                                26
                                                                                Viewed 42 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                  (19 reviews)
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                                                                                  • 5 BR
                                                                                  • 3 BA
                                                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                                                  • Sleeps 10
                                                                                  House #8151818
                                                                                  19
                                                                                  Viewed 45 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                    (21 reviews)
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                                                                                    • 1 BR
                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                    • Sleeps 2
                                                                                    Cottage #8108950
                                                                                    21
                                                                                    Viewed 26 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                                      (12 reviews)
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                                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                                                      Cottage #8118992
                                                                                      12
                                                                                      Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                        (24 reviews)
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                                                                                        • 3 BR
                                                                                        • 2 BA
                                                                                        • Separate Toilet
                                                                                        • Sleeps 6
                                                                                        Bungalow #8173738
                                                                                        24
                                                                                        Viewed 22 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 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                            (12 reviews)
                                                                                            avg/night
                                                                                            • 2 BR
                                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                                            • Sleeps 4
                                                                                            Cottage #401909
                                                                                            12
                                                                                            Viewed 30 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                              (27 reviews)
                                                                                              avg/night
                                                                                              • 1 BR
                                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 2
                                                                                              Cabin #8170636
                                                                                              27
                                                                                              Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                Apartment #6802030
                                                                                                2
                                                                                                Viewed 36 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                                                  (6 reviews)
                                                                                                  avg/night
                                                                                                  • 3 BR
                                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                  Cottage #428907
                                                                                                  6
                                                                                                  Viewed 26 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                                    (20 reviews)
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                                                                                                    • 1 BR
                                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 3
                                                                                                    Barn #8161289
                                                                                                    20
                                                                                                    Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                      (7 reviews)
                                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                                      • 4 BR
                                                                                                      • 3 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 7
                                                                                                      Cottage #8158245
                                                                                                      7
                                                                                                      Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                       

                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Excellent

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      Lovely cosy quirky cottage with everything you could need
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jun 23, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jun 2017

                                                                                                      Fabulous cottage and location

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      We have just returned from a wonderful 5 days at Wain cottage which was beautifully appointed and extremely comfortable, a real home from home. We would not hesitate to highly recommend this as the perfect holiday cottage and look forward to returning as soon as we can.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jun 21, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jun 2017