Destination guide

Delight in the natural landscape of Polruan

Learn about the unique charm of Polruan with a stay in a private vacation home. You'll find plenty to explore during your stay in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Polruan

Are you looking for top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Polruan a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Fowey Aquarium (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Readymoney Cove (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Fowey Estuary (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Wingz Bird and Animal Sanctuary (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Polperro Model Village (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Cornwall Football Golf (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Polruan

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Polruan is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Readymoney Cove (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Polkerris Beach (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Marsh Villa Gardens (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Pinetum Park and Pine Lodge Gardens (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Eden Project (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Porthpean Beach (6 mi / 9.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Polruan

Fly into Newquay (NQY-Newquay Cornwall), the closest airport, located 17.9 mi (28.8 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Polruan?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,577 vacation rentals near Polruan. From 562 Cottages to 685 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Polruan for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Polperro Harbour: 2,809 vacation rentals
  • Looe Beach: 2,818 vacation rentals
  • Eden Project: 5,053 vacation rentals
  • Charlestown Harbour: 5,089 vacation rentals
  • Pinetum Park and Pine Lodge Gardens: 5,064 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Polruan 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 Polruan?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 562 Cottages in Polruan. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Polruan include:

  • Houses: 685 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 226 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 562 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 Polruan?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 120 vacation rentals with pool available in Polruan. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.