Destination guide

Book a vacation rental for your Gwennap getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Gwennap with a stay in a private vacation home. You'll find plenty to explore during your stay in the area. 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.


Sightseeing in and around Gwennap

Do you want to find attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Gwennap has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Enys Gardens (3.8 mi / 6 km)
  • Killiow Golf Club (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Feadon Farm Wildlife Centre (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Portreath Beach (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Poldark Mine (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Penjerrick (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Gwennap

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Gwennap is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Stithians Lake (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Enys Gardens (3.8 mi / 6 km)
  • Trelissick Gardens (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Portreath Beach (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Penjerrick (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Chapel Porth Beach (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Gwennap

The nearest airport is in Newquay (NQY-Newquay Cornwall), located 17.1 mi (27.5 km) from the city center.

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

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

  • Fistral Beach: 4,034 vacation rentals
  • Crantock Beach: 4,019 vacation rentals
  • Watergate Bay: 3,851 vacation rentals
  • Lelant Station: 3,389 vacation rentals
  • Maenporth Beach: 3,422 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 444 Houses in Gwennap. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Gwennap include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 246 rentals available
  • Villas: 4 rentals available
  • Cabins: 658 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Gwennap?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 116 vacation rentals with pool available in Gwennap. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.