Praa Sands Cornwall


  • Cottages and Apartments

    • Porthleven Harbour CottagesPorthleven Harbour Cottages Luxury Self Catering

      Porthleven
      Escape to our luxury Cornish holiday accommodation set amidst some of Cornwall’s most spectacular and inspiring scenery in the Porthleven and Praa Sands area of Cornwall. Explore the coves and fishing harbours, walk the Cornwall coast path and feel at one with nature. We specialise in highly appointed self-catering accommodation with a select choice of 18 quality cottages.

    • The Hideaway at Trelissick FarmThe Hideaway at Trelissick Farm

      Breage
      A peaceful holiday cottage providing ideal accommodation for small families or couples near Helston. Two bedrooms, lounge, kitchen/dining, utility, good sized bathroom, large garden and parking facilities. Within easy reach of many local beaches and coastal walks and just 2 miles from the fishing port of Porthleven and the local market town of Helston, home of the ancient ‘Furry Dance’ or ‘Flora Day’. Sleeps 4.

    • Porthleven Holiday CottagesPorthleven Holiday Cottages

      Porthleven
      37 quality holiday cottages, most located on and around the unspoilt harbour in Porthleven and with many boasting breathtaking views out to sea and across Mounts Bay. Family-friendly luxury self-catering accommodation in a perfect all-year-round holiday destination in Cornwall. Porthleven is a charming 18th Century fishing port renowned for its peaceful surroundings, excellent food and beautiful Southwest coast.

    • Cuddan RoseCuddan Rose, Prussia Cove Self Catering

      Prussia Cove
      This comfortable bungalow with sea views overlooks the centre of Mounts Bay. Close to the warm rocks and safe calm waters of beautiful Prussia Cove (once the home of famous smuggler John Carter) and to the lovely beach at Kenneggy Sands. Three bedrooms, lounge with French windows leading to patio and large lawn/garden area with furniture and barbeque, kitchen/diner, parking for 3 cars. Sleeps 6.

    • Chywood Barn & The BarnChywood Barn & The Barn

      Breage
      A peaceful country refuge not far from the soft sandy beaches of Praa Sands and Porthleven and the busy market town of Helston in West Cornwall. For a relaxing holiday, we have two lovely self-catering barns, in picturesque grounds with a small lake. Both have open beams; Chywood has a galleried ensuite bedroom, and woodburner; and single-storey ‘The Barn’ has a wet room with walk-in shower. WiFi. Each sleeps 2.

    Holiday, Touring and Camping Parks

    • River Valley Country ParkRiver Valley Country Park

      Marazion
      A tranquil 18 acre holiday park near St Michael’s Mount in one of the most picturesque valleys in Cornwall, close to both north and south coasts. Relax in 18 acres of green countryside and forget the hassle of modern living. Situated in a quiet river valley, where the river Hayle gently flows down to the coast, we offer beautiful wooden lodges, holiday caravans and spacious touring, motorhome or tent pitches.

    • Bracken Farm Caravan ParkBracken Farm Caravan Park

      Helston
      This caravan park, for adults only, is situated outside the historic town of Helston just 2 miles from the fishing village of Porthleven. Hard-standing parking bays with electric hook-up and water – there are no restrictions to the size of your motorhome or caravan. We are open all year round so you can enjoy a restful, quiet, time in our woodland setting, out of season as well as in the summer months. Pets welcome.

    • Poldown Caravan & Camping ParkPoldown Caravan & Camping Park

      Carleen
      A small and pretty caravan and camping park in wooded countryside near Helston, providing freedom for children and tranquillity for adults. Fully equipped luxury holiday caravans, touring pitches with electric and some fully serviced pitches. Superb sandy beaches, the Lizard coast and the whole of West Cornwall to explore. Many good walks, water sports and family attractions nearby. Pets welcome. Free WiFi hotspot.

    • Calloose Caravan & Camping ParkCalloose Caravan & Camping Park

      Leedstown
      Space to breath…room to relax… an award winning family holiday park only a few miles from both North and South coast beaches. Set in a sheltered valley with a stream running through it, amidst 8 acres of glorious countryside, we have seven separate areas with large pitches for touring caravans and tents, three-bedroom holiday lodges and luxury holiday homes. Heated swimming pool (May-Sept). Open all year.

    Bed & Breakfast

    • Orion's RestOrion’s Rest Bed & Breakfast

      Godolphin Cross
      Nestled in the beautiful countryside of West Cornwall in easy reach of Mounts Bay and St Ives, Orion’s Rest Bed & Breakfast is the perfect destination for a peaceful break for a couple. Close to the National Trust estate of Godolphin House, there is an abundance of walks literally ‘on the doorstep’. A short drive will transport you to a variety of delightful beaches on the north and south coasts.

    • Warwick House HotelWarwick House Hotel

      Penzance
      An elegant Regency guest house in Penzance where our personal service will assure your absolute comfort. Warwick House is in a quiet terrace set back from the promenade and most rooms have fine views over Mounts Bay. In summer guests enjoy relaxing on the pretty sub-tropical patios. We have ample private parking and we are close to the bus, boat and rail centres making us ideal for exploring the rest of Cornwall.

    • Carnson House HotelCarnson House Hotel

      Penzance
      A small bed and breakfast hotel providing Cornish hospitality all year round. Very conveniently located in a central position in Penzance, just across the street from the train and bus stations. Public car parking is available close to Carnson House Hotel. We have seven comfortably equipped bedrooms, including singles, doubles and twins, and you are assured of a warm and personal welcome.

    • Halcyon Guest HouseHalcyon Guest House

      Penzance
      An attractive granite-built guest house overlooking St Michaels Mount and the beautiful Mounts Bay. Decorated and furnished to a high standard, all our bedrooms are ensuite. Situated between Penzance town centre and Eastern Green Beach, convenient for coach and rail stations. Free parking in the square. Enjoy the sunniest of Westcountry towns with a mild climate and many historic buildings.

    • Crown Inn and LodgesCrown Inn and Lodges, Crowntown

      Helston
      Four self-contained and centrally heated en-suite lodges surrounded by open countryside near Helston and Porthleven. Light and spacious, the lodges have have been constructed and furnished to the highest standards. You can choose to stay either room only or bed and breakfast – whichever suits. With wonderfully kept local ales and good food, The Crown Inn is CAMRA approved.

    Hotels

    • Warwick House HotelWarwick House Hotel

      Penzance
      An elegant Regency guest house in Penzance where our personal service will assure your absolute comfort. Warwick House is in a quiet terrace set back from the promenade and most rooms have fine views over Mounts Bay. In summer guests enjoy relaxing on the pretty sub-tropical patios. We have ample private parking and we are close to the bus, boat and rail centres making us ideal for exploring the rest of Cornwall.

    • Carnson House HotelCarnson House Hotel

      Penzance
      A small bed and breakfast hotel providing Cornish hospitality all year round. Very conveniently located in a central position in Penzance, just across the street from the train and bus stations. Public car parking is available close to Carnson House Hotel. We have seven comfortably equipped bedrooms, including singles, doubles and twins, and you are assured of a warm and personal welcome.

    Activity, Surfing and Walking Holidays

    • Western DiscoveriesWestern Discoveries

      Whether you want a well planned walking holiday on the stunning Southwest coast path, a hike on the moors or a guided tour of West Cornwall’s ancient monuments we offer you the best of Cornwall. From two hour walks to fully inclusive holidays, we have an option to suit you. Don’t fancy a long walk? That’s fine – our minibus tours allow you to just sit back and relax. We also offer a baggage transfer service.

    Visitor Attractions

    • St Michaels MountSt Michaels Mount

      Marazion
      The jewel in Cornwall’s crown, this magical island has a church, a medieval castle (home of the St Aubyn family for over 300 years), an exotic garden clinging to its steep flanks, and an ancient harbour where you will find shops, restaurants and an audio-visual presentation on the history of St Michael’s Mount.

    • The Flambards ExperienceThe Flambards Experience

      Helston
      All weather family leisure park with a unique mix of internationally acclaimed exhibitions, rides, playgrounds, shows, entertainment, gardens, Victorian village and Britain in the Blitz.

    • Godolphin HouseGodolphin House

      Godolphin Cross
      One of Cornwall’s most important houses, complete with its Elizabethan stables and late medieval side garden. Godophin is a beautiful and romantic historic house and garden, where time has stood still, imparting an air of antiquity and peace. The garden is largely unchanged since the 16th century. Archaeologically rich estate walks.

    • Cornish Seal SanctuaryCornish Seal Sanctuary

      Gweek
      Cornwall’s only Seal Sanctuary and rescue centre. Experience animal welfare in action, hear about dramatic rescues and meet the seal and sea lion characters whose individual stories are brought to life during your visit. The Sanctuary is also home to fun loving otters, playful penguins, potty paddock animals and a rock pool hosting a wide range of marine creatures.

    • Poldark Mine and Gardens near HelstonPoldark Mine

      Wendron
      Poldark Mine is the only complete tin mine in Cornwall open for underground guided tours and is part of the Cornish Mining World Heritage Site. It has a special place in the story of tin mining and some consider it to be the veritable cradle of tinning as part of the site dates back to the Bronze Age. It is the location for the underground scenes in the TV series of Poldark.

    Golf Courses/Clubs

    • Praa Sands Golf & Country ClubPraa Sands Golf & Country Club

      Praa Sands
      This lovely course, with its glorious views over the wide expanse of Mounts Bay, has recently been fully refurbished and extended with the planned addition of an exclusive new health and leisure complex offering a range of superb facilities. Open to both members and visitors the course is a deceptively challenging Par 62 for the men and Par 64 for the ladies, with each of the 9 tees enjoying those sea views.

  • Cottages and Apartments

    • Chywood Barn & The BarnChywood Barn & The Barn

      Breage
      A peaceful country refuge not far from the soft sandy beaches of Praa Sands and Porthleven and the busy market town of Helston in West Cornwall. For a relaxing holiday, we have two lovely self-catering barns, in picturesque grounds with a small lake. Both have open beams; Chywood has a galleried ensuite bedroom, and woodburner; and single-storey ‘The Barn’ has a wet room with walk-in shower. WiFi. Each sleeps 2.

    • Cuddan RoseCuddan Rose, Prussia Cove Self Catering

      Prussia Cove
      This comfortable bungalow with sea views overlooks the centre of Mounts Bay. Close to the warm rocks and safe calm waters of beautiful Prussia Cove (once the home of famous smuggler John Carter) and to the lovely beach at Kenneggy Sands. Three bedrooms, lounge with French windows leading to patio and large lawn/garden area with furniture and barbeque, kitchen/diner, parking for 3 cars. Sleeps 6.

    • Porthleven Harbour CottagesPorthleven Harbour Cottages Luxury Self Catering

      Porthleven
      Escape to our luxury Cornish holiday accommodation set amidst some of Cornwall’s most spectacular and inspiring scenery in the Porthleven and Praa Sands area of Cornwall. Explore the coves and fishing harbours, walk the Cornwall coast path and feel at one with nature. We specialise in highly appointed self-catering accommodation with a select choice of 18 quality cottages.

    • Porthleven Holiday CottagesPorthleven Holiday Cottages

      Porthleven
      37 quality holiday cottages, most located on and around the unspoilt harbour in Porthleven and with many boasting breathtaking views out to sea and across Mounts Bay. Family-friendly luxury self-catering accommodation in a perfect all-year-round holiday destination in Cornwall. Porthleven is a charming 18th Century fishing port renowned for its peaceful surroundings, excellent food and beautiful Southwest coast.

    • The Hideaway at Trelissick FarmThe Hideaway at Trelissick Farm

      Breage
      A peaceful holiday cottage providing ideal accommodation for small families or couples near Helston. Two bedrooms, lounge, kitchen/dining, utility, good sized bathroom, large garden and parking facilities. Within easy reach of many local beaches and coastal walks and just 2 miles from the fishing port of Porthleven and the local market town of Helston, home of the ancient ‘Furry Dance’ or ‘Flora Day’. Sleeps 4.

    Holiday, Touring and Camping Parks

    • Bracken Farm Caravan ParkBracken Farm Caravan Park

      Helston
      This caravan park, for adults only, is situated outside the historic town of Helston just 2 miles from the fishing village of Porthleven. Hard-standing parking bays with electric hook-up and water – there are no restrictions to the size of your motorhome or caravan. We are open all year round so you can enjoy a restful, quiet, time in our woodland setting, out of season as well as in the summer months. Pets welcome.

    • Calloose Caravan & Camping ParkCalloose Caravan & Camping Park

      Leedstown
      Space to breath…room to relax… an award winning family holiday park only a few miles from both North and South coast beaches. Set in a sheltered valley with a stream running through it, amidst 8 acres of glorious countryside, we have seven separate areas with large pitches for touring caravans and tents, three-bedroom holiday lodges and luxury holiday homes. Heated swimming pool (May-Sept). Open all year.

    • Poldown Caravan & Camping ParkPoldown Caravan & Camping Park

      Carleen
      A small and pretty caravan and camping park in wooded countryside near Helston, providing freedom for children and tranquillity for adults. Fully equipped luxury holiday caravans, touring pitches with electric and some fully serviced pitches. Superb sandy beaches, the Lizard coast and the whole of West Cornwall to explore. Many good walks, water sports and family attractions nearby. Pets welcome. Free WiFi hotspot.

    • River Valley Country ParkRiver Valley Country Park

      Marazion
      A tranquil 18 acre holiday park near St Michael’s Mount in one of the most picturesque valleys in Cornwall, close to both north and south coasts. Relax in 18 acres of green countryside and forget the hassle of modern living. Situated in a quiet river valley, where the river Hayle gently flows down to the coast, we offer beautiful wooden lodges, holiday caravans and spacious touring, motorhome or tent pitches.

    Bed & Breakfast

    • Carnson House HotelCarnson House Hotel

      Penzance
      A small bed and breakfast hotel providing Cornish hospitality all year round. Very conveniently located in a central position in Penzance, just across the street from the train and bus stations. Public car parking is available close to Carnson House Hotel. We have seven comfortably equipped bedrooms, including singles, doubles and twins, and you are assured of a warm and personal welcome.

    • Crown Inn and LodgesCrown Inn and Lodges, Crowntown

      Helston
      Four self-contained and centrally heated en-suite lodges surrounded by open countryside near Helston and Porthleven. Light and spacious, the lodges have have been constructed and furnished to the highest standards. You can choose to stay either room only or bed and breakfast – whichever suits. With wonderfully kept local ales and good food, The Crown Inn is CAMRA approved.

    • Halcyon Guest HouseHalcyon Guest House

      Penzance
      An attractive granite-built guest house overlooking St Michaels Mount and the beautiful Mounts Bay. Decorated and furnished to a high standard, all our bedrooms are ensuite. Situated between Penzance town centre and Eastern Green Beach, convenient for coach and rail stations. Free parking in the square. Enjoy the sunniest of Westcountry towns with a mild climate and many historic buildings.

    • Orion's RestOrion’s Rest Bed & Breakfast

      Godolphin Cross
      Nestled in the beautiful countryside of West Cornwall in easy reach of Mounts Bay and St Ives, Orion’s Rest Bed & Breakfast is the perfect destination for a peaceful break for a couple. Close to the National Trust estate of Godolphin House, there is an abundance of walks literally ‘on the doorstep’. A short drive will transport you to a variety of delightful beaches on the north and south coasts.

    • Warwick House HotelWarwick House Hotel

      Penzance
      An elegant Regency guest house in Penzance where our personal service will assure your absolute comfort. Warwick House is in a quiet terrace set back from the promenade and most rooms have fine views over Mounts Bay. In summer guests enjoy relaxing on the pretty sub-tropical patios. We have ample private parking and we are close to the bus, boat and rail centres making us ideal for exploring the rest of Cornwall.

    Hotels

    • Carnson House HotelCarnson House Hotel

      Penzance
      A small bed and breakfast hotel providing Cornish hospitality all year round. Very conveniently located in a central position in Penzance, just across the street from the train and bus stations. Public car parking is available close to Carnson House Hotel. We have seven comfortably equipped bedrooms, including singles, doubles and twins, and you are assured of a warm and personal welcome.

    • Warwick House HotelWarwick House Hotel

      Penzance
      An elegant Regency guest house in Penzance where our personal service will assure your absolute comfort. Warwick House is in a quiet terrace set back from the promenade and most rooms have fine views over Mounts Bay. In summer guests enjoy relaxing on the pretty sub-tropical patios. We have ample private parking and we are close to the bus, boat and rail centres making us ideal for exploring the rest of Cornwall.

    Activity, Surfing and Walking Holidays

    • Western DiscoveriesWestern Discoveries

      Whether you want a well planned walking holiday on the stunning Southwest coast path, a hike on the moors or a guided tour of West Cornwall’s ancient monuments we offer you the best of Cornwall. From two hour walks to fully inclusive holidays, we have an option to suit you. Don’t fancy a long walk? That’s fine – our minibus tours allow you to just sit back and relax. We also offer a baggage transfer service.

    Visitor Attractions

    • Cornish Seal SanctuaryCornish Seal Sanctuary

      Gweek
      Cornwall’s only Seal Sanctuary and rescue centre. Experience animal welfare in action, hear about dramatic rescues and meet the seal and sea lion characters whose individual stories are brought to life during your visit. The Sanctuary is also home to fun loving otters, playful penguins, potty paddock animals and a rock pool hosting a wide range of marine creatures.

    • Godolphin HouseGodolphin House

      Godolphin Cross
      One of Cornwall’s most important houses, complete with its Elizabethan stables and late medieval side garden. Godophin is a beautiful and romantic historic house and garden, where time has stood still, imparting an air of antiquity and peace. The garden is largely unchanged since the 16th century. Archaeologically rich estate walks.

    • Poldark Mine and Gardens near HelstonPoldark Mine

      Wendron
      Poldark Mine is the only complete tin mine in Cornwall open for underground guided tours and is part of the Cornish Mining World Heritage Site. It has a special place in the story of tin mining and some consider it to be the veritable cradle of tinning as part of the site dates back to the Bronze Age. It is the location for the underground scenes in the TV series of Poldark.

    • St Michaels MountSt Michaels Mount

      Marazion
      The jewel in Cornwall’s crown, this magical island has a church, a medieval castle (home of the St Aubyn family for over 300 years), an exotic garden clinging to its steep flanks, and an ancient harbour where you will find shops, restaurants and an audio-visual presentation on the history of St Michael’s Mount.

    • The Flambards ExperienceThe Flambards Experience

      Helston
      All weather family leisure park with a unique mix of internationally acclaimed exhibitions, rides, playgrounds, shows, entertainment, gardens, Victorian village and Britain in the Blitz.

    Golf Courses/Clubs

    • Praa Sands Golf & Country ClubPraa Sands Golf & Country Club

      Praa Sands
      This lovely course, with its glorious views over the wide expanse of Mounts Bay, has recently been fully refurbished and extended with the planned addition of an exclusive new health and leisure complex offering a range of superb facilities. Open to both members and visitors the course is a deceptively challenging Par 62 for the men and Par 64 for the ladies, with each of the 9 tees enjoying those sea views.