Where to Stay Cornwall

Editor’s Choice…Only The Best Will Do...






Glamping / Camping / Budget


Airstream Trailers, Porth Yurt Village, Mawgan Porth

Ever hankered for trawling down Route 66? Re-visit your nostalgic dreams by hiring a retro Airstream brimming with opulent luxuries. Also, 4 luxurious yurts to hire. 

01637 860222   airstreamholidays.co.uk   Photography: Supplied By Subject


Atlantic Surf Pods, Nr Bude

These eco-pods may remind you of a Hobbits village. Each is spacious with underground heating within landscaped lawns. Bedding/linen provided. Bathroom. 

01288 355288   atlanticsurfpods.co.uk    Photography: Supplied By Subject


Ayr Holiday Park, St Ives

Within walking distance of the town, and thus very convenient if you can get a pitch. Just amazing views and fab showers. Campers, caravans, tents and mobile homes. Dog friendly. 

01736 795855   ayrholidaypark.co.uk   Photography: Supplied By Subject


Barefoot Glamping, Cury

Holie and Woody are spacious safari tents with two-bedrooms, wood-fired stove, hot shower/ wet room and access to fab beaches. Dog friendly with 12-acres of meadows to roam. Its all in the detail, darling! 

01326 241456   barefoot-glamping.co.uk   Photography: Supplied By Subject


Camptivity, Castle Gate, Nr Penzance

Turn up with a tooth brush and towel and step into a luxurious Bell Tent. Breakfast available, as are bikes, canoes and surfboards. 

01736 332648   camptivity.co.uk   Photography: Supplied By Subject


Cornish Tipi Holidays, Tregeare

Something different. Hire a traditional North American tent amidst a haven of birdsong, wild flowers, buzzards and rabbits. Trout fishing. No cars on site. Warden on hand. 

01208 880781   cornishtipiholidays.co.uk   Photography: Supplied By Subject


Finley & Poppy Airstreams, Homeland Farm, Mithian

Children love them, Honeymooners love them. They are a blast from thepast, and add the luxuries on- board, and the location. They are fun. 

01872 555890   cornwallairstreams.co.uk   Photography: Supplied By Subject


Geo Ekopod, St Clether

For those with a spatial or mathematical awareness these geometric structures will seduce your
inner Einstein. All within wildflower meadows with views of woodland and Bodmin Moor. 

01566 880248   ekopod.co.uk   Photography: Supplied By Subject


Gwithian Farm Campsite

A stroll to the beach and dunes from your tent (with dog), camper, van, after a luxury shower in this well located site. Its one of the best.

01736 753127    gwithianfarm.co.uk   Photography: Supplied By Subject


Henry’s Campsite, The Lizard

If you wanted to introduce your kids (or your partner, for that matter) to camping, then start here. Close to the village and coastal path. The situ is rural, and the camping is your max 4-berth tent. Everything else is exotic; from the plants, to the Easter Island décor, to the poultry. 

01326 290596   henryscampsite.co.uk    Photography: Copyright ©William Fricker Photography/Goldeneye Guides


Jack Sparrow/Tree House, Nr St Keverne

Designed for a couple sharing each one, and part of a complex that includes 2 gypsy caravans and 2 cottage lets in a remote and pastoral landscape. 

01326 281253   outlandishholidays.co.uk     Photography: Copyright ©William Fricker Photography/Goldeneye Guides


Kudhva (Hideout), Nr Trebarwith Strand

This is a groundbreaking eco-camp set in 45-acres. There are 4 two-Man Kudhvas set on stilts and 2 four-Man Kudhvas at a lower level. Technical tree tents in ever-changing positions. Wild swimming, waterfalls, camp fires and long grass to sunbathe in. Its all about adventure and integrating with nature. 

07917 735244   kudhva.com   Photography: Supplied By Subject


Luxury Cornish Yurts, Little Fursdon Farm

Inspired by a visit to an African game reserve, David and Lindsey have developed three large, luxurious yurts for your every convenience and comfort. 

01579 343896   luxurycornishyurts.co.uk    Photography: Supplied By Subject


North Shore Bude, 57 Killerton Rd

A specialist surf hostel with 12-rooms to choose from; ideal for family parties, couples and groups on a budget. 

01288 354256   northshorebude.com   Photography: Supplied By Subject


Rambling Rose Gypsy Caravan, Delancey House, Lostwithiel

This is an authentic ‘Bow Top’ van where you can escape the stress of modern life and discover the Romany lifestyle. Double and single beds plus space for tents. 

01208 872434  ramblingrosecaravan.co.uk   Photography: Supplied By Subject


Retorrick Mill, Mawgan Porth

If you seek some rustic camping on a grassy knoll, in a horsebox or sailing boat coupled with Scott & Babs finest wood-fired food (much is grown on Wilf’s farm) and dancing to an 8-piece French Reggae band, you may well have found your Shangri-La. 

01637 860460   scottandbabs.com   retorrickmill.co.uk   Photography: Supplied By Subject


Ruthern Valley Holidays, Ruthernbridge

Nestling in a wooded valley this site offers traditional facilities for tents and caravans but also log cabins, wigwams, camping huts and bungalows. 

01208 831395   ruthernvalley.com   Photography: Supplied By Subject


7th Rise, Tregothnan

Swap your soft, digital life for new adventures: bushcraft, fishing, foraging, butchery, canoeing, archery and wild swimming. Stay in a tree house, relax in the sundowners bar, eat wild rabbit and mushrooms. Find your inner caveman, or cavewoman.

07988 168457   7thrise.co.uk   Photography: Supplied By Subject


South Penquite Farm

If you fancy a superb view from your own canvas shelter or from inside a Mongolian Yurt, try camping in this 200-acre working farm high on Bodmin Moor, and close to the fine village of Blisland. 

01208 850491   southpenquite.co.uk   Photography: Supplied By Subject


The Lambing Hut & The Hideaway Hut, Treworgy Farm, Duloe

Two shepherd’s huts in secluded locations with views of the Looe Valley. Ideal for two. Private bathroom hut. Its all eco, solar and romantic. 

 07825 091470  hideawayhuts.co.uk   Photography: Supplied By Subject


Trecombe Lakes, Mawnan Smith

Nanny got here first to make your stay warm and cosy.  Everything you need has been thought of; Each pod has a kitchen, fridge, freezer, shower room, sink, toilets. All bed linen and towels are provided. BBQ, fire-pit and indoor heater all within stunning woodland.

01326 211850   trecombe-lakes.co.uk   Photography: Supplied By Subject


Zennor Chapel Café & Guest House

Accommodation for those seeking the camaraderie of the Open Road, and a good deal. Laid back ambience with 5-newly decorated rooms. Family rooms. No pets. Wifi. Café open daily. 

01736 798307   zennorchapelguesthouse.com   Photography: Supplied By Subject