The charming and rustic village of Gooseham could be the ideal location for a cottage break in Cornwall. Located just a mile from the coast, Gooseham lies within the Cornwall Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and is surrounded by the rolling hills and gorgeous greens of the tranquil Cornish countryside.
What Gooseham offers for Cottage Breaks
If you’re looking to book a country cottage holiday in Cornwall, you should definitely consider staying in Gooseham as it offers everything you need for a relaxing trip. What makes Gooseham particularly appealing is that it’s a real hidden gem. Of all the places to visit in Cornwall, this village is far from the most popular and that’s what makes it so special. It’s exceptionally quiet and tranquil, which makes it perfect for anyone who wants to take things a bit easier and enjoy a slower pace of life. If you want to get away from the busy, tourist-oriented places, Gooseham is definitely a place to consider.
The North Cornish Coast is especially renowned for its dazzling beaches, hidden coves and gorgeous views. Visiting the coast is simply a must-do when you’re staying so close by. A bit closer to the village you’ll find the Marsland Valley nature reserve. If you’re lucky enough, you might be able to spot some of the rare butterfly species that have been found here, as well as the roe deer.
The nearest big town to Gooseham is Kilkhampton, which is about 15 minutes away by car. Here you’ll find a good selection of shops and places to eat, such as The London Inn, a traditional country pub serving hearty homemade food and a range of real ales and local ciders.
Exploring the surrounding area is easy, especially since there are several walking trails that lead off in different directions. If you stay here, you’ll definitely want to explore as much of the area as you can, if only to appreciate its wonderful natural beauty.
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