Local area


The Cottage sits directly above the picturesque harbour with its art gallery, shop & cafe. Perfect for nipping down for the paper in the morning or for a quick swim in the evening. A little further along is a fish & chip shop, pub, surf shops & a beach bar.


Sennen Cove

Whether you are looking to surf or kayak on one of the best beaches in Britain; build sand castles & lie in the sun; walk the rugged coastal path; cycle around Penwith; climb the spectacular Lands End cliffs; dive around the many wrecks in this notorious stretch of coast; bird-watch or study the wild flowers; or just relax . . . this is the base to do it from!


Stroll to Land’s End to watch the sun set or walk on round to Nanjizal beach, known for its seals & lovely rock arch . . . Visit the galleries in St Just, St Ives and Penzance, or catch a performance at the open air Minack Theatre . . . Stand on the top of Carn Brea and see the whole Penwith Peninsula spread out before you, then go and investigate one of the many ancient sites in the area. . . . Visit a tin mine, have a cream tea or take a dip in the sea . . . the list is endless . . . 

Places to visit


Whitesands Bay

Minack Theatre

Sennen Cove Harbour

Men an Tol

Surfing at Gwynver