Cottages to rent for self-catering breaks in Mevagissey, Cornwall, England
Mevagissey is a magical, traditional Cornish fishing village on the south coast of Cornwall at the end of a valley. This unique, picturesque 14th century village makes a perfect self-catering cottage holiday destination with a seaside twist.
Full of attractive old town charm, Mevagissey is home to narrow streets, beautiful cob and slate constructed buildings and a fantastic fishing tradition which still runs today. The narrow streets house quaint gift shops, local crafts and galleries and coffee shops, you can even grab a Cornish pasty or ice cream. Don’t fancy cooking one evening then why not visit one of the many traditional fish and chip shops throughout Mevagissey harbour? When looking for places to visit you will find an Aquarium, the Folk Museum, galleries and the Old lifeboat House within Mevagissey and within easy reach the Lost Gardens of Heligan. There is also the World of Model Railways exhibition which is an impressive collection.
For more recommendations and advice on things to do and see in Mevagissey we recommend that you ask cottage owners or agencies as many are experts when it comes to their own local area and are able to offer helpful hints and tips.
If beaches are what you’re looking for on your self-catering holiday then nearby you will find Polstreath Beach and St Austell Bay, as well as Portmellon beach to the south and the beautiful coastal path over Chapel point and Gorran Haven for those looking to get out and about. Whether your ideal is a cottage with sea views or a coastal cottage we hope you find ideal self-catering accommodation for your holiday.