Cottages to rent for self-catering breaks in Launceston, Cornwall, England
Launceston is a town found on the eastern side of Cornwall, close to the border with Devon and between two moors, Bodmin and Dartmoor. It is a great place to stay on a self-catering cottage holiday because of its easy access to many parts of the area such as West Devon, Tamar Valley and North & South Cornwall. With so many areas to explore you won’t fall short of things to do or places to visit. Enjoy browsing for country cottages and rural retreats in and near Launceston.
The town itself is a beautiful place to visit with its quintessential Cornish charm and lovely Georgian architecture. Launceston is now a great place to shop with a good range of stores both private and bigger shops. Despite this, the town still manages to hold onto its traditional Cornish atmosphere. Found in a great rural area, Launceston is home to some fantastic experiences that encourage rural life and countryside living, such as Cowslip workshops, climbing and 4x4 off road adventure days. The beautiful countryside surrounding Launceston boasts some wonderful walks for people who enjoy getting out and about. The Tamar Valley Trails are a great place to start when looking for appropriate safe walking routes. Some of the walks may even be a great opportunity for dog walkers on pet friendly self-catering holidays.
Launceston also has access to some amazing gardens, with the whole of Cornwall and some of Devon at your disposal you can experience some truly beautiful wildlife and plant life in many of the popular garden attractions. The Eden project and RHS Rosemoor which can actually be found in Devon, close by to Launceston are great examples of gardens just an easy car drive away. Enjoy finding self-catering accommodation in and near Launceston.