Destination guide

Explore the waterfront setting in Padstow

Enjoy the culture and other features of Padstow. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the seafood restaurants, sailing and bars. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Padstow

Do you want to discover things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Padstow has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Padstow Harbour (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
  • National Lobster Hatchery (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Camel Creek Adventure Park (4.3 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Japanese Garden and Bonsai Nursery (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Treloy Golf Club (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Great Western Beach (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Padstow

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Padstow is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Harlyn Bay Beach (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Trevone Bay Beach (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Constantine Bay Beach (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Treyarnon Bay Beach (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Carnewas and Bedruthan Steps (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Polzeath Beach (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Padstow

The nearest airport is in Newquay (NQY-Newquay Cornwall), located 6.9 mi (11 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Padstow?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,839 holiday rentals near Padstow. From 525 Cottages to 899 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Padstow for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Padstow?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Padstow. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Padstow Harbour: 3,665 holiday rentals
  • Padstow Museum: 3,663 holiday rentals
  • Prideaux Place: 3,587 holiday rentals
  • National Lobster Hatchery: 3,803 holiday rentals
  • Watergate Bay: 3,883 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Padstow listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cottages in Padstow?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 525 Cottages in Padstow. Our other popular types of Padstow holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 899 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 525 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 525 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Condos/Apartments and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Padstow?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 116 holiday homes with pool available in Padstow. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.