A small village on the North Cornwall coast, Polzeath is a picturesque location along this beautiful stretch of coastline. Home to a wonderful sandy beach and a bucket full of charm, this village is a renowned surfing location, attracting thrill-seekers from far and wide, all looking to ride the Cornish waves. Split into two parts, the new area and the old, Polzeath is a wonderful fantastic destination, perfect for exploring the best Cornwall has to offer.
Why visit Polzeath?
There is a good reason why so many people visit Polzeath; the village is perfect for all types of holiday. Whether you're looking to surf the famous waves, relax on the beach or exploring the small backstreets winding there way through the traditional buildings, Polzeath has something for everyone.
Things to do in Polzeath:
Apart from the wonderful beach and great surfing on offer, the village also sits right on the South West Coast Path, meaning you can explore the surrounding area via one of the best walking routes in the country. There is also coasteering, adventure tours and local galleries and museums.
Why stay in a Polzeath cottage?
We have a fantastic selection of cottages in Polzeath, perfect for making your holiday one to remember. From dog-friendly cottages, so you can bring your four-legged friend with you, to working farm Cornwall cottages and homes big enough for all the family.
Three must-see things in Polzeath:
- Whether you fancy riding the waves or sunbathing on the sand, Polzeath beach is well worth a visit.
- Padstow is just a few miles down the coast and has plenty to see and do, making it the perfect place for a day trip.
- Daymer Bay can be found right around the corner from the village, offering calmer waves, water sports and a couple of golf courses.