Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Carbis Bay

The area's history and cathedral are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Carbis Bay. Well known for its beaches, seaside and gardens, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Carbis Bay

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Carbis Bay a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • West Cornwall Golf Club (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Hayle Towans Beach (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Paradise Park and JungleBarn (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Hayle Golf Range (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Marazion Marsh (4.8 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Gwinear Pitch & Putt (5 mi / 8 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Carbis Bay

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 65°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Carbis Bay

Carbis Bay is famous for its pristine beaches, beautiful ocean views and picturesque gardens. Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Carbis Bay is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Land's End (14.1 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Carbis Bay Beach (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Porthminster Beach (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Porthgwidden Beach (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Porthmeor Beach (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Hayle Towans Beach (1.9 mi / 3 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Carbis Bay

The nearest airport is in Newquay (NQY-Newquay Cornwall), located 26.6 mi (42.9 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, the main station serving the city is Carbis Bay Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Carbis Bay?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,830 vacation rentals near Carbis Bay. From 732 Houses to 649 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Carbis Bay for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Carbis Bay?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Carbis Bay. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Carbis Bay Station: 3,231 vacation rentals
  • Carbis Bay Beach: 3,176 vacation rentals
  • St Ives Harbour: 3,170 vacation rentals
  • Kynance Cove: 2,278 vacation rentals
  • St. Michael's Mount: 3,127 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Carbis Bay?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 732 Houses in Carbis Bay. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Carbis Bay include:

  • Cottages: 649 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 649 rentals available
  • Cabins: 649 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Carbis Bay?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 150 vacation rentals with pool available in Carbis Bay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.