Padstow Cottages

This is a historic harbour town on the north coast of Cornwall with plenty of things to do and see, so holidays in Padstow are always a popular choice. As a result, our Padstow cottages do book up fast so get in quick. Explore this ancient and cultural area from a luxury holiday cottage, handpicked by our local experts.Read more

Holidays in Padstow are well placed for exploring by any means of transport - easily accessible by car, lots of boat moorings, or set off along the South West Coast Path by foot. If walking is your thing, you can also enjoy The Saint's Way which takes you from the town down to Fowey on the south coast. Otherwise the Camel Trail cycleway is set along the site of a former railway line, is disabled access friendly and perfect for dog walking or horse riding too.

It's medieval history means deep rooted traditions of local culture, played out in the form of annual festivals such as ‘Obby ‘Oss and Mummers', or ‘Darkie', Day. ‘Obby ‘Oss is a May fertility festival involving the obligatory maypole and dancing in the streets whereas Mummers' is an ancient midwinter's celebration held on Boxing Day and New Year's Day.

Nowadays, Padstow is known as a foodie Mecca with an eclectic mix of high quality restaurants popping up around the harbour. Padstow is often referred to as ‘Pad-Stein' due to the prolific influence of celebrity chef Rick Stein on the town. Seafood is of course pride of place on any dining table here, but you may prefer to takeaway fish and chips and sit in the garden of your Padstow holiday cottage.

We have 21 self catering cottages in Padstow to show you...

  • Sleeps 8
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £493 *

4 bedroom, rural cottage near the beach in Port Isaac, Cornwall.


Want the best of both worlds, then look no further than Trefreock Barn. The beautiful rural setting, shared only with a handful of near neighbours, will ensure you totally unwind a...

  • Sleeps 8
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £493 *

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