Destination guide

The friendly city of Par awaits you

The gardens and parks provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Par. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the bars, restaurants and zoo. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Par

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Par a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wingz Bird and Animal Sanctuary (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Cornwall Football Golf (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Fowey Estuary (2.8 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Readymoney Cove (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Fowey Aquarium (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Mevagissey Aquarium (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Par

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Par. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Marsh Villa Gardens (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Polkerris Beach (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Eden Project (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Pinetum Park and Pine Lodge Gardens (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Readymoney Cove (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Porthpean Beach (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Par

Fly into Newquay (NQY-Newquay Cornwall), the closest airport, located 14.5 mi (23.3 km) from the city center.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station is Par Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Par?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,904 vacation rentals near Par. From 788 Houses to 239 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Par for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Eden Project: 5,049 vacation rentals
  • Par Station: 4,837 vacation rentals
  • Wingz Bird and Animal Sanctuary: 4,818 vacation rentals
  • Marsh Villa Gardens: 4,837 vacation rentals
  • Polzeath Beach: 3,576 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 788 Houses in Par. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Par include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 239 rentals available
  • Villas: 14 rentals available
  • Cabins: 706 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 Par?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 160 vacation rentals with pool available in Par. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.