Destination guide

Friendly Praa Sands will entice you

The ocean views and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Praa Sands. This welcoming city allures visitors with its cafés and bars. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Praa Sands

Are you looking for attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Praa Sands 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:

  • Marazion Marsh (4.4 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Paradise Park and JungleBarn (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Gwinear Pitch & Putt (5.4 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Hayle Golf Range (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Flambards (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • West Cornwall Golf Club (6.2 mi / 10 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Praa Sands

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Praa Sands. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Land's End (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • Porthleven Beach (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • St. Michael's Mount (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Marazion Marsh (4.4 mi / 7.2 km)
  • The Loe (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Loe Bar Beach (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Praa Sands

The nearest airport is in Newquay (NQY-Newquay Cornwall), located 28.7 mi (46.2 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Praa Sands?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,935 vacation rentals near Praa Sands. From 760 Houses to 687 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Praa Sands for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • St Ives Harbour: 3,132 vacation rentals
  • Kynance Cove: 2,238 vacation rentals
  • St. Michael's Mount: 3,090 vacation rentals
  • Penzance (PZC-Penzance Train Station): 2,672 vacation rentals
  • Porthmeor Beach: 3,120 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Praa Sands 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 Praa Sands?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 760 Houses in Praa Sands. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Praa Sands include:

  • Cottages: 687 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 687 rentals available
  • Cabins: 687 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Praa Sands?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 151 vacation rentals with pool available in Praa Sands. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.