Holiday cottages & accommodation in Helston
Helston is at the north end of the Lizard Peninsula in West Cornwall and with a fabulous selection of Helston holiday cottages, it’s a splendid place to base yourself close to some lovely beaches such as Kynance Cove, Gunwalloe, Poldhu Cove, Mullion and the Loe Bar. During your Helston holiday, visit the Penrose Estate which offers woodland and farmland walks and enjoy Helston’s shops, cinema, eateries, the Flambards Experience, and RNAS Culdrose.
Why visit Helston?
Helston is one of the quieter towns for a West Cornwall holiday and retains a sleepy rural feel to it. With its attractive streets and good location for beaches and the Lizard, you won’t ever run out of places to visit and activities to embark on. It has good links to St Ives, Truro, Penzance and Falmouth. Go boating in the family-friendly Coronation Park; take a woodland stroll to the sea through the Penrose Estate; walk along the Loe Bar; Gweek Seal Sanctuary; or visit the viewing deck at RNAS Culdrose. Take a look at our locals’ guide for more things to do in Helston when you stay in one of our Helston holiday cottages and accommodation.
Why stay in one of our Helston holiday cottages?
Helston is a slightly off-the-beaten-track but with its handy shops and pretty streets, it works well as a base from which to explore the Lizard and to enjoy the local visitor attractions like the Flambard’s Experience and RNAS Culdrose. We have a range of West Cornwall holiday cottages to suit everybody in and around Helston.
For more places to stay on your Cornwall holiday, browse our full collection of cottages in Cornwall.