Holiday cottages & self-catering accommodation in Launceston
Known as ‘The Gateway to Cornwall’, due to its proximity to the Devon border, the ancient town of Launceston in North Cornwall gives holidaymakers the perfect window into typical Cornish life. From the Norman castle looking down on the quaint narrow streets below and 14th-century gatehouse taking you into the old town to its wonderful selection of independent shops and restaurants, Launceston is the perfect base for a holiday in North Cornwall.
Why visit Launceston?
A holiday in Launceston combines an interesting variety of historical places to visit with easy access to rolling countryside and spectacular coast. This bustling town is also home to a maze of ancient narrow streets, one of which Sir John Betjeman described as ‘the loveliest Georgian street in Cornwall’. Launceston is also perfectly placed to explore lots of fun attractions such as the Tamar Otter and Wildlife Centre and the Launceston Steam Railway. View our guide for more ideas on things to do in Launceston.
Why stay in a Launceston cottage?
Apart from staying in an ancient town steeped in history with some lovely architecture, our holiday cottages in Launceston offer the perfect retreat to come back to after a day out exploring the area. From large accommodation for families and big groups to dog-friendly Launceston cottages for you and your pooch, we will have the perfect place for you in North Cornwall.
Explore our wide variety of cottages in Cornwall that are sure to suit your needs on your Cornwall holiday.