Destination guide

Explore the waterfront setting in Polperro

Learn about the unique charm of Polperro with a stay in a private vacation home. This welcoming city is known for its fishing, shark watching and local tours. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Polperro

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Polperro has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Polperro Model Village (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Fowey Aquarium (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Readymoney Cove (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Fowey Estuary (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Wingz Bird and Animal Sanctuary (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Kartworld (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Polperro

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Polperro is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Looe Island (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Looe Beach (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Readymoney Cove (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Polkerris Beach (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Marsh Villa Gardens (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Eden Project (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Polperro

The nearest airport is in Newquay (NQY-Newquay Cornwall), located 22.1 mi (35.5 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Polperro?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,624 vacation rentals near Polperro. From 593 Cottages to 718 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Polperro for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Polperro Model Village: 2,773 vacation rentals
  • St John the Baptist Church: 2,775 vacation rentals
  • Polperro Harbour: 2,739 vacation rentals
  • Whitsand Bay Beach: 2,241 vacation rentals
  • Looe Beach: 2,749 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Polperro 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 Cottages in Polperro?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 593 Cottages in Polperro. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Polperro include:

  • Houses: 718 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 212 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 593 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Polperro?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 126 vacation rentals with pool available in Polperro. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.