A cottage in Mevagissey - a magical place for your vacation
The tradition of boat building dates back to 1745. From the harbor you can take part in fishing trips or take a ferry to the nearby port of Fowey. But also the fishing village of Mevagissey offers a variety of activities during your vacation in a vacation apartment. In the narrow streets of the old town you will find many souvenir stores, craft stores, galleries, cafes and pubs. Of course, there are countless fish & chip stores! Many of them were once the homes of smugglers. At the Mevagissey Museum, you'll get even more insight into the town's former daily life. There you can view historic photographs from the 19th and 20th centuries, as well as various household, agricultural, fishing and military exhibits. There is also an excellent folk museum and an aquarium in the old lifeboat house that displays locally caught fish. At The World of Model Railways exhibition, you will also have a unique opportunity to see for yourself the impressive collection, which includes more than 2,000 exhibits. Near Mevagissey, you can also visit The Lost Gardens of Heligan, one of the most famous botanical gardens in England.
A vacation home for hiking, swimming and partying in Mevagissey
From the top of Polkirt Hill you have a magnificent view over the narrow, picturesque streets, the harbor and the marina. In addition, you can see the golden sandy beaches of Saint Austell Bay. The small town is in a magnificent location in Mevagissey Bay on an attractive stretch of coastline. The Coastal Walk offers lovely walks - but it can get a little steeper from time to time. The spectacular coastline is also always worth a visit. Along it you will find numerous bays and sandy beaches. Many of the local beaches have interesting rock formations and are therefore also very popular with fossil hunters.
Every year at the end of June, Mevagissey hosts a festival week with entertainment and dancing in the streets. During the Christmas season, the whole town is festively decorated and lit up. On New Year's Day almost every resident wears a costume as is the tradition in many Cornish towns.
Mevagissey is located only ten kilometers from Saint Austell. There you will also find the railroad station through which the train line runs from London via Plymouth to Penzance. The towns of Bodmin and Newquay are also within easy reach of your vacation home in Mevagissey.
What are the most popular accommodations in the area?
The most popular accommodation types in Mevagissey are cottage and house rentals. With 93 accommodations in Mevagissey, the perfect vacation home is only one click away.
How much does it cost to stay the night?
With Casamundo you can find rentals in Mevagissey starting at €70 - On average, you will stay in a 55 m² (House rentals) or a 126 m² (Cottage).
Do you offer pet-friendly cottage in Mevagissey?
If you are traveling with your pet, we have the perfect solution: Cottage are the most pet-friendly accommodations in Mevagissey. On average a pet-friendly rental costs €171 per night.
Do you offer accommodations for traveling with a group?
Yes, we definitely have accommodations for groups in Mevagissey. On average, the cottage has space for 6 guests.