Portscatho Cottages

A Portscatho holiday cottage promises a peaceful Cornish break. A beautiful village on the Roseland peninsula in Cornwall, Portscatho is an undiscovered haven nestled off the tourist trail. The Roseland is the perfect place for that classic beach holiday with plenty to do for all the family; buckets and spades, windbreakers and a good ice cream. Read more

The beaches here are unspoilt and fairly quiet in comparison to other areas of Cornwall, meaning you can spend all day frolicking on golden sands without getting caught up in the rush of seasonal visitors to the Cornish coast. With Porthcurnick beach on the doorstep, the golden sands of Carne and Pendower further north and Towan beach owned by the National Trust to the south, you’re spoilt for choice when it comes to waves. Away from the coast you can embrace the Swallows and Amazons lifestyle with an adventure along the many creeks and rivers hidden away.

Portscatho is ideal for families or big groups; bring your dog, all the kids and a bucket and spade, of course. 

 The hidden hut

Take things at your own pace with a visit to the various pubs and restaurants in Portscatho and beyond. The village has plenty of galleries and little shops to find gifts to take home or pretty items to decorate your own home. Make the most of the self catering facilities in your cottage with a visit to the local butcher or visit the fish festival in August for a taste of fresh Cornish produce. If you’re not sure how to cook it all up, take a trip to a local cookery school called Philleigh Way, who run wonderful day-long courses throughout the year. 

 

Not too far from Portscatho you’ll find St Mawes, St Anthony’s head and St Just in Roseland. With a castle to explore and loads of places to eat (suitable for every budget), St Mawes is a great day out for all the family. You can also take the passenger ferry from St Mawes to Falmouth or even Truro if you feel like trying some alternative transport. St Anthony’s head is perfect for walkers as it offers some fantastic views of the coast. The Roseland has plenty of creeks and coast paths to wander at your leisure, a wonderful way to relax while on holiday. St Just in Roseland is a fairly small village but has a picturesque church settled by a blue lagoon with palm trees. A tropical and intriguing spot to explore.

 

Porthscatho water front Portscatho harbour

We have 125 self catering cottages in Portscatho to show you...

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7 nights from £381

2 bedroom holiday cottage near the beach in St Mawes, South Cornwall.


Steps lead up to this gorgeous converted sail loft set close to the centre of St Mawes, famous for its quaint harbour and delightful passenger ferry to Falmouth. Tucked away an...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
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7 nights from £381

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
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7 nights from £600

3 bedroom holiday cottage with sea views in St Mawes, South Cornwall.


This handsome whitewashed house has an enviable position in St Mawes close to Tavern beach, with far reaching sea views from many of the rooms and the spacious paved front terrace....

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
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7 nights from £600

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
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7 nights from £1187 *

4 bedroom holiday cottage with sea views in St Mawes, South Cornwall.


This impressive, recently-built eco-house is situated in a commanding elevated position on one of St Mawes' most exclusive roads. Enjoying panoramic sea views over the whole of Fal...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
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7 nights from £1187 *

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
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7 nights from £355 *

2 bedroom, rural apartment near the beach in Flushing, Cornwall.


Little Trefusis is a single-storey cottage close to Flushing, a delightful waterside village with two popular pubs and a harbourside cafe. This charming cottage has an open plan li...

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7 nights from £355 *

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    30 Mar 2019 - 6 Apr 2019

    £456.00 £364.80

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
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7 nights from £770

3 bedroom, rural cottage with sea views near Truro, South Cornwall.


Glorious views and luxurious comfort will greet you at Trebartha, enjoy watching the ever-changing waters of Restronguet Creek in this tranquil spot. There is much to explore on bo...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
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7 nights from £770

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
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7 nights from £403

3 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the beach in Flushing, Cornwall.


Trefusis Lodge is just outside the delightfully pretty waterside village of Flushing, across the Penryn River from bustling maritime Falmouth. This lovely semi-detached Victori...

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
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7 nights from £403

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    29 Mar 2019 - 5 Apr 2019

    £503.80 £403.04

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7 nights from £386 *

2 bedroom apartment with sea views in Falmouth, South Cornwall.


One of only a handful of properties on Pendennis isthmus – a finger of land pointing out into Falmouth Bay – with far reaching views over the water towards the Lizard peninsula, th...

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7 nights from £386 *

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    29 Mar 2019 - 5 Apr 2019

    £565.40 £452.32

  • Sleeps 7 + cot
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7 nights from £572

4 bedroom holiday cottage near the sea near St Mawes, South Cornwall.


Overlooking the village green in oh-so-pretty Veryan on the beautiful Roseland peninsula, End Cottage is a lovely Victorian cottage that has been updated with the greatest skill to...

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7 nights from £572

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    29 Mar 2019 - 5 Apr 2019

    £715.00 £572.00

  • Sleeps 2
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7 nights from £423

1 bedroom apartment with sea views in Falmouth, South Cornwall.


How many holiday apartments offer the chance of falling asleep with a Royal Navy vessel moored almost alongside then waking with a luxury cruise liner in its place? Add views from ...

  • Sleeps 2
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7 nights from £423

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
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7 nights from £475 *

3 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the beach in Flushing, Cornwall.


A beautifully styled terraced house in the pretty village of Flushing, this is the ideal place for a fabulous holiday. There is plenty of space for everyone to enjoy time together ...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
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7 nights from £475 *

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    30 Mar 2019 - 6 Apr 2019

    £653.40 £522.72

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