Historic harbour, winding backstreets, famous faces and unforgettable vistas – Padstow’s well known for a lot of things. But it’s the little surprises that will really light up your holiday… check out our Padstow holiday cottages, houses and apartments.
Soak up the countryside views whilst enjoying your morning coffee on the sunny patio planning the fun-filled day ahead.
With breath taking views over the Camel Estuary, a glass of wine in hand, and a relaxing stay ahead, Samphire is a place which captivates that holiday vibe.
Just as the name suggests, Mi-Joy welcomes you through its doors for a joyous, unforgettable Cornish stay.
Pull open the sash windows to breathe in that fresh sea air and watch the boats bob on the water as you sip your glass of wine. Sat above a shop in the heart of the old town overlooking the harbour, you could not be more in the throes of town life. Dew brings a modern, contemporary feel to the old harbour town.
Step out of the door and you are just moments from the stunning Camel Estuary, take a stroll along the Camel Trail into Padstow itself or just pour yourself a glass of wine and read a book by the open fire.
Light, spacious and beautifully decorated, Fifteen oozes holiday appeal. Draw open the blinds with coffee in hand to gaze across the distant views of the Camel Estuary. From walking with the dogs along the Camel Trail to strolling down to the harbour for fish and chips, this dog friendly property is the perfect base for your Padstow stay.
After a hearty breakfast or as the evening swings around, take in the gorgeous views Padstow has to offer from the decked garden area at Little Lobster. Conveniently located a short walk from the breath-taking Camel Estuary, a homely environment awaits you here. Days that start the Little Lobster way just feel all round better!
Bumblebee Cottage is a beautiful cottage situated in New Street, just a short stroll from the Harbour and a perfect base for your Cornwall holiday.
Holly Cottage is a charming property set within close proximity to Padstow harbour and town. With bedroom views looking out to the Camel Estuary, convenient private parking for 2 cars and a spacious outdoor patio area to accommodate the best of get-togethers, Holly Cottage is the perfect base for your Padstow stay.
Whether you are sipping your morning coffee in the patio garden, discussing the days adventures over the dining table or curling up with a good book in the lounge, The Pad is an ideal family holiday home to relax and unwind in.
Daisy Cottage in Meadow Court gives you the best of both worlds, surrounded by open countryside you can relax on your patio with a glass of wine with the sounds of the country or just a 15-20 minute walk will take you to the heart of Padstow and its Harbour.
The morning sun streaming through the window, hot coffee brewing in the kitchen, local bakery bread on the side ready to be toasted and buttered. Like the sound of this? Then Porthilly is the corner of Padstow you need to book for your ideal Cornish get away. If only every day could start the Porthilly way.
Picture being in the heart of Padstow, waking up to all of its delights directly on your doorstep. No need to hop in the car for a hearty breakfast to fuel the adventures of the day, the smells of the local bakery, pasty shops and cafes will entice you to venture into the picturesque harbour.
Follow the sounds of the gulls as you make your way from Sea Meadows down to the delights and treats Padstow Harbour has to offer. Sea Meadows really allows you to embrace time with your loved ones.
Situated within the old town and blending character and contemporary living, Daymer is a home where everything is catered for. Imagine the sun streaming through the sash window as you eat freshly baked croissants, drink steaming hot artisan coffee whilst watching the ever changing sights of the estuary in the distance.
Located only a few minutes walk from the heart of Padstow, Spindrift is a property you won’t forget staying in. With it’s beautifully furnished, glistening interior, well equipped living space and polished finishes, this property is every holidaymakers dream when visiting Cornwall.
From sipping a cup of freshly brewed coffee admiring the estuary views from the front terrace, to parking up your car and taking a stroll to the beach over the headland, 6 Dennis Road is sure to make your Padstow holiday experience even better.
Swap the days stories on the sun-trap patio, soak up the views across the open countryside whilst perfecting your barbecuing skills as the sun sets. An ideal home from home, relax into your holiday at Sunnyside.
Relax on the 'sun-trap' patio after a long day on the beach with views of the countryside beyond. Enjoy a coffee on the front patio in the morning whilst you plan your days events – settle in at the recently refurbished Meadow View for your Cornish adventure.
Watching the estuary ebb by as you lean back on the balcony, or listening to the peals of laughter as the kids stretch their legs on the lawn – let No 7 Egerton Road lead you into the holiday spirit.
Wavehunting around the Seven Bays and evening walks into Padstow with your four legged friend, ‘Cowries’, 11 Meadow Court makes holidays a breeze.
The scent of salt in the air and the sounds of excited morning chatter as you plan your day. Big, bright and beautifully located, 44 Treverbyn is sure to stir your holiday senses.
Curling up on the sofa with a glass of red, following the winding lanes into town, or finding a moment of calm on the tucked away patio to share a spot of tea – 28 Althea Cottage is just the ticket for your special break away.
Edwardian character meets modern style at 17 Netherton Road. From the feature fireplace at the heart of the home to the decking, glass canopy & balustrade outside ideal for an evening drink, this property will make every day of your holiday a breeze.
Padstow is steeped in tales of times gone by. And Butlers is no exception. Gather your friends and family for a holiday at Padstow’s heart. And let Butlers tell you a tale or two about the town’s past.
Listening to fluttering flags as you crack into a dinner of fresh crab on the patio, or letting the evening slip by in beach-style surroundings. Capture the good times with Lobster Pots.
Pottering down to the South Quay, spearing a portion of Stein’s fish & chips with your wooden fork, or if you can wait that long, heading back and unwrapping paper around the large dining table. Serve with salt, vinegar, laughter, and a splash of chilled Camel Valley white (what else?). Life at Sandbanks tastes good…
Stepping out onto the sun-warmed patio, curling up on the inviting sofa, or planning your next adventure around the kitchen table. Combine unwinding with exploring at Oystercatchers.
Winter sunsets over the Camel estuary and stirring summer sunrises over sparkling blue water toward Rock. If it’s an inspiring location you’re looking for, it doesn’t get much better than Estuary View.
Whether you’re eating breakfast at the dining table with the estuary stretching away behind you, looking over the stunning garden from the plush double bed, or having a glass of wine on the decking and watching the boats amble up the estuary – there’s a view at every turn in Sea Sharp.
Turn over the pillow and enjoy a lie in, or prefer an early start with local pastries and coffee leaning on the breakfast bar? However your morning pans out, with its cheerful feel and prime location, The Loft @ Ocean One promises to get every day off on the right foot.
Muddy boot exploring. Red-cheeked adventuring. Or simply big grin relaxing out on the patio. Whatever holiday pace you’re looking for, let Stowaway be your base for making the most of Cornwall living.
From feeling the warming sun on your shoulders in the suntrap conservatory to watching flames flicker in the woodburner, Coloma keeps you looking on the bright side of life.
With Champagne bubbles in the deck chair or bubbles in your corner bath, every inch of 6 Egerton Road is worth celebrating.
With a clean and cosy design throughout, a woodburner for warming toes on chilly evenings and a location that’ll make you the envy of the town, this is simply how holidaying should be.
Watching trees sway from your window. Dodging apples as they fall from the tree in your garden. Playing board games under ancient rafters. Whether it’s learning about the colourful history that surrounds you, or making your own stories to tell, The Old Coach House is a setting like no other.
Stirring from sleep to the sounds of the waking harbour outside. Flinging open the windows to let the sea breeze in. Enjoying a hot chocolate looking out over the town after a day on the ocean. Feel closer to Padstow at Teazers.
Whatever the weather, Sandy’s Flat is simply stunning! The perfect Padstow pad - a very stylish, crisp, contemporary apartment right on the Harbour with the most glorious panoramic views across the Camel Estuary to Rock.
From the dappled light on the landing to the dining table that tells tales of a hundred happy holidays, when it comes to properties with charm, Ruskin House brings a character all of its own…
Rise and shine to glimpses of passing masts on the estuary. Pour a cup of coffee to the sounds of waking gulls. Swap your slippers for flip flops and take that first sip from your private patio. Here at Rockaway Beach, Padstow life is all around you.
A garden grazing the estuary. An eyeline brimming with water and sky. A beautifully finished property to help take it all in – Polbrea adds style to waterside living.
Breakfast on the patio, grab your bikes from the storage area, drag the dog out the doggy room and set off on an adventure. Pensers has everything you need.
Watching shadows dancing on the wall as the open fire crackles on a winter’s night. Sipping on glasses of bubbly beneath the Chinese lantern tree on patio. It’s always holiday season at Pebble Cottage.
Tearing croissants on the terrace, braving bare legs in the roof garden, watching the town rumble by from your bedroom window – step into the holiday spirit at Mary’s Flat.
From the slate floors that bring Cornish charm to every footstep, to the traditional features in every corner, uncover a gem of a holiday at Hidden Cottage.
A flurry of excited steps on the spiral staircase, drawn-out dinners on the south-facing garden, and midnight feasts in attic alcoves. Whether it’s the stir of morning chatter around the kitchen table, or the last rays of daylight across the garden, Dove Cottage keeps spirits high from dawn ‘til dusk.
Watching the sun glint on the water. Peering out the window as storms roll by. Leaving your day-to-day behind. With its impressive stone built façade and stretching estuary views, let Blair House bring a touch of grandeur to your holiday.
Whether you’re having afternoon tea in the town, lunch on the lawn or drinks in the evening light, The Old Vicarage Apartment 2 is just where you need to be to get the most from coast and country.
Sip on a twilight nightcap in your window seat. Catch a glimpse of white sails gliding by from your front room. Stroll hand-in-hand along the harbour after a Michelin-star meal for two. Get to the heart of Padstow with a holiday at Gulland.
From casting off on a Cornish holiday voyage, to catching the rays in your cottage-side courtyard reel - in the good times at The Sail Loft.
Wake up to distant estuary views from your window and finish the day supping an evening drink in your courtyard as the sea breeze billows – this property blends relaxed coastal living with a modern finish for holidays with style.
Peels of laughter ring out across the stretching lawn. Sunlight pours through kitchen skylights over lazy lunches around the table. Bare feet meet cool stone flooring while picnics are prepped on the breakfast bar. Holiday a cut above at The Lookout.
Wake up to sunlight streaming in through sash windows, take the dog for a short stroll to the quayside to pick up a freshly baked loaf then head back to your terraced garden for an breakfast looking out over the estuary. If only every day could start the Sunnyhill way.
Throw open the sash, lean out and let the sights and sounds of Padstow harbour wash over you. Fishermen on the quay, boats in the harbour, breakfast on the stove, Stepper is your window into Cornish life.
Courtyard-bound evenings spent watching the world go by. Aga-cooked feasts sat elbow to elbow around the dinner table. Spilling onto sofas and exchanging memories as the evening ebbs away. Serendipity makes those golden holiday moments happen.
Relax in the lounge, gin in the day room, dinner in the oven, boats in the distance. Enjoying the light-flooded open living space or retreating to the converted loft-master suite to fall asleep under the stars, Seashells is made for comfortable family holidays.
Whether it’s barbecueing in the patio garden or relaxing in the comfortable interior, you can enjoy both the hustle and bustle of the town and the quieter environment of Sanderlings.
Sage Cottage effortlessly blends continental character with Cornish charm. Finished to a very high standard indoors, the cottage’s outdoor space also oozes quality – welcoming and sheltered, with table and chairs surrounded by pretty plants.
From reading the papers in its sunbathed alcoves to opening a bottle and throwing another log onto the woodburning stove, Rosehill Cottage has contemporary comfort and classic character completely covered.
A patio dinner as dusk settles in. A refreshing soak after a wet and windy day on the coast path. A cheeky siesta on the plump corner sofa. Make every second of your holiday count at Porth Cottage.
Shallow waves of distant fields resting on the horizon. Reflections of fishing boats swirling in the wake of a passing dinghy. Cobbles shining under streetlamps on a rainy evening. See the real Padstow at Pentire.
Wake up, tuck into breakfast on the decking then hop in the car and see what the holiday holds – Oyster Cottage is ready made for anyone looking for a Cornish adventure.
Lobster House is a beautiful cottage situated on New Street, just a short stroll from the Harbour.
The accommodation is arranged on three floors and has some gorgeous features including a lovely kitchen/diner with slate floor, a cosy sitting room with an exposed Cornish stone wall and a light filled attic bedroom with original beams and lovely distant views out to the estuary from the first and second floors.
Planning your day over morning coffee at the breakfast bar. Preparing local produce in the modern kitchen for supper. Sipping on a cold beer on the raised decking. Don’t let the name fool you, Little Grenville has a lot to offer.
Honeysuckle Cottage marries history with comfort, in a charming property ready and waiting to help shape your very own North Cornwall adventure.
From bare feet padding across genuine slate tiles, to stocking up the woodburner with crackling logs, at Honey Cottage, it’s the authentic touches that make a lasting impression.
Waking up in complete comfort, slipping under bubbles in the roll top bath, climbing the stairs to your patio decking and toasting another day of Cornwall bliss – Hillside makes luxury all yours…
Pulling back the covers to a brand new day, sipping freshly-brewed coffee on the cosy patio, strolling down to the water’s edge. Embrace riverside life at Hillcrest.
From its original cottage character to its mid-century modern flourishes, open the door to a stylish holiday retreat at Grove House…
Soak in the estuary views from your window, or take to the saddle and head towards the Camel Trail, just moments from your door. Flinders, makes for happy family holidays and special moments.
From winter sunsets over the Camel River, to bright summer sunrises over white sails and sparkling blue water. If it’s a stunning harbourfront location you’re looking for, it doesn’t get much better than Estuary View.
Head out and stretch your legs in the countryside, or stay in and stretch your relaxation muscles in the spacious lounge. Dingly Dell has all the room you’ll need for a family holiday full of adventures.
Leap out of bed, step through the sliding doors and cut across the lawn to take in stand-out estuary views from the waters’ edge. Welcome to Dennis Farm Apartment.
From the rolling hills and distant estuary waters peeking through your windows, to the secluded patio garden that just begs for a cold beer at the end of the day, find your place at Crab Cottage.
From the maritime mood as you walk through the door, to the salty sea air whipping up the waves right outside – Cider Cottage breathes life into your beach-side getaway.
From the full height arched windows and the sleek and airy living spaces to the stylish log burner and high spec kitchen, Chapel Lodge puts luxury holidaying at your fingertips.
Coffee and papers in the small landscaped garden or gearing up for an action-packed day out – whatever holiday pace you’re seeking, you’ll find yours at Bobbins.
Dropping your bags and striding down the lawn towards the stretching horizon. Lounging under huge skies just moments from the water’s edge. Waiting in turn to peer through the telescope to the far-reaching shore. Make Blue Waters your seascape sanctuary.
Wake to the sun shining through your double doors. Put the coffee on in your sleek, modern kitchen. Eat breakfast on your balcony overlooking Rock and the Camel estuary. At 8 Samphire, the views are as captivating as the apartment.
Toasting the view from your bedroom balcony, or claiming a sunny spot in the well-lit lounge, upstairs or down, you’ll feel on top of the world at 8 Egerton Road…
Grand red brick warm in the sun, towering windows to let the light pour in, tasteful, modern décor and enough room for everyone – then space besides, 7 Glynn Road makes holiday with family or friends a cinch.
Whether you’re popping on the sunnies in the landscaped garden, or watching grins glow by the log fire – let 68 Church Street light up your holiday.
Padding quietly across wooden floorboards as the house slumbers, finding the first shards of sunlight cast across the lawn and relishing the moment. Restored to the highest standards, 5 Ruthy’s Lane offers calm, quality and style in abundance.
Looking for easy access to town and plenty of surrounding countryside for energetic hounds? Set in a sought-after position along the Camel, 5 Little Dinas makes active family holidays easy.
If it’s bubble bathtub sinking, balcony lazing or panorama gazing you’re seeking, then look no further than 42 Treverbyn Road.
Holidaying how it should be – from its modern bright interiors to its extensive views this is one property you won’t want to leave…
Look out over views of the estuary, watch the harbour spring to life each day and take in the lively spirit of the town every time you open your front door – welcome to Padstow at 4 Red Brick Building.
Admire the town from up high, watch the boats come and go or head out into the throng, 3 Red Brick Building balances space to relax with the bustle of life on the quay.
Stepping down the spiral staircase. Crowding around the farmhouse table. Relaxing on the slate finished patio area. 3 Fentonluna really is a characterful holiday catch.
From breakfast in bed to ice cream on the quay, coffee and planning in the kitchen to sizzling sausages and sunset on the patio – 25 Old School Court brings out the best in Padstow.
Soak up sunrise through your feature window, feast on blue skies from your lawn on the banks of the estuary. Watch the sky turn red through the wrap-around glass of the striking terrace. Holidays don’t come prettier than at 23 Treverbyn.
A burst of sea air bouncing through the branches, and the glint of evening light on your glass-fronted balcony, you’re truly on holiday at 23 Egerton Road…
Wake up feeling chic in hotel-style surroundings, cut up fresh strawberries in your oak-worktopped kitchen then choose between the balcony or the decked terrace for your morning brew with a view– open the door to quality at 21 New Street.
Light, spacious and ready for family time, 21 Glynn Road has got your holiday covered. From its buoyant, breezy décor to its proximity to the harbour you’ll feel part of Padstow life in no time.
With the quayside right below your feet, shops, restaurants and bars all so close and a Cornish cream tea welcome awaiting your arrival, 2 The Strand offers a true taste of Padstow.
Embrace the hustle and bustle of our harbour as you take in the view of all views from your balcony – 2 Red Brick Building puts waterfront living at your fingertips.
From the open plan kitchen-diner that calls for brunch time gatherings to the estuary views that lure you to venture outdoors, 18 Dennis Road inspires memory-making, whatever the weather.
Turning the last page of your book as you settle by the summer house, taking a short stroll into town to pick up your fish supper, folding back the lounge doors to a balmy breeze and inviting in a world of fresh new memories, welcome to 19 Glynn Road…
Crunching up the gravel path way, stopping out front to savour the view, and opening the door into a space that instantly lifts your mood – you’ve arrived at 2 Oak Terrace.
Slowly waking to the sounds of seaside life outside. Kicking back on the patio and delving into local guidebooks. Crowding round the kitchen table as fish and chips are dished out. This light, bright home has space, warmth and charm in abundance.
Weaving down a secluded lane lined with hedgerows, opening your door and feeling calm wash over you. With its contemporary, minimalist styling and countryside location, 12 Meadow Court is a holiday sanctuary with only one thing missing – you.
Sometimes in this town, the view says it all – and this apartment knows it. Stretching from wall to wall, slide open your bi-folding door and let the outside flood in. Pop a cork, recline on your sofa or step outside onto the balcony itself for a breathtaking panorama of just what makes Padstow so special.
Claiming a prime spot for exploring the county, with the harbour just minutes away, 12 Sarah’s Court invites you to settle in for a holiday to remember…
From feet drumming across wooden floorboards, to a warm kitchen full of chatter, holiday happiness finds its home at 10 Church Lane.
Step off the high street and into this tastefully renovated home just minutes from the harbour. Lounge on the sofas under exposed beams. Work your magic on fresh local fare in the modern kitchen. Mix up some mojitos for an afternoon on the furnished, sun-trap patio.
Piling out of the car, dusting off the sand, relaxing on the patio and firing up the barbecue right there – coming home to Sarah’s view makes every outing even better…
Choose from our wide selection of self-catering holiday homes and cottages in Padstow for your North Cornwall holiday. Padstow on the North Cornwall coast is a fantastic place for a summer holiday, short break or weekend away. Please browse through this selection of Padstow cottages, holiday homes and apartments in this wonderful holiday destination with loads of things to see and do for visitors.
With over 150 three, four and five-star holiday cottages, houses and apartments, we truly are the Padstow self-catering holiday specialists. As a small team of Padstow locals we can help you find the perfect self-catering accommodation for your holiday in this special part of Cornwall. Suitable for any time of the year, including Summer, Half Term, Christmas and Easter Holidays, our holiday cottages in Padstow offer a great base for family holidays, short breaks and weekends away by the sea. View our Google listing.
Whether you want a sea view pad, an elegant townhouse, a fisherman’s cottage, a traditional farmhouse or a luxury apartment, rest assured that we have a wide choice of holiday homes to suit you whatever your tastes, requirements and budget.
Harbour Holidays has hundreds of self catering holiday accommodation properties throughout town, most of which are located within walking distance of Padstow’s many points of interests.
If you’re visiting with your family for a much-needed holiday or perhaps even a long-awaited reunion, a large Cornish house will be suitable, especially one that is located along roads that offer you a stunning glimpse of the Camel Estuary and coastline such as Treverbyn Road or even Dennis Road. These are large and spacious and provide you with the much-needed freedom of movement that you and your family require. These are perfect for large groups of people, too.
If you’re coming here as a small group of friends, you’ll find smaller houses and apartments around the harbour and on Strand St, St. Edmund’s Lane, Avery’s Row and Mill Road. These streets are essentially the heart of Padstow where many of its famous hangouts are located.
For the lovers, honeymooners, and couples, smaller cottages are simply a must since you’ve got all the amenities of a very homey accommodation plus the complete privacy of your own personal enclave in a really convenient package. Church and High Streets as well as Fentonluna Lane get you near the heart of the town, although there are also superb beach and countryside properties nearby.
It’s easy to see why Padstow is popular holiday destination on the North Cornwall coast. This historic fishing town is centred around a beautiful harbour, on the banks of the Camel Estuary. It is a lovely holiday destination with shops, pubs, art galleries, restaurants and stunning beaches nearby.
It is located mid-way down the north coast, so it’s easy to get here and makes a good base to explore the rest of Cornwall. The town is close to other popular towns and villages such as Wadebridge, Trevone, Rock, Polzeath, Port Issac, St Merryn and Constantine. It’s also only a short drive to other Cornish destinations such as Newquay, St Ives, Penzance and the city of Truro.
Padstow has plenty of famous restaurants and foodie joints, the most popular of which is Rick Stein’s The Seafood Restaurant on Riverside. His Stein’s Fish & Chips or Stein’s Deli further south towards Ben’s Crib Box Café are worth a visit. People across the British Isles travel all the way to Padstow just to sample the famed chef’s dishes. But Stein and his dishes are not the only foodie magnets in town. You’ve got signature chef Paul Ainsworth and his bread and butter pudding, too along Middle St., and just next to another of Stein’s establishments, The Café.
If shopping is your thing there are a lot of shops in the downtown area along Duke, Market Strand, and Strand Streets. Many of these sell arts, crafts and souvenirs. But there are also some quality clothes shops, and those selling food and drink. Quality local shops include the Shell Shop, Bin Two, and Rocky Point on Strand Street or Abbey Bears on Market Strand. Saltrock Padstow is worth your visit on Duke Street for essential beach gear. Need some medication or toiletries? Boots the Chemists is just right along B3276 opposite the intersection with Market Strand.
For more ideas on things to see and do in this wonderful destination, please see our Padstow guide.
When you combine all these fantastic facilities and places to explore, with the abundance of holiday accommodation in the town, it’s easy to see why Padstow is a favourite destination for holidaymakers from across the United Kingdom and abroad. Many people come to this idyllic part of Cornwall seeking a more relaxing time away from the stresses of modern city life. And it’s just waiting for you to visit.
To book your self-catering holiday property in Padstow, please browse the collection of cottages and holiday homes above. Please don’t hesitate to get in touch with our Cornwall holiday experts if you need help finding and booking your accommodation in Padstow.
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