Holidays in Boscastle

The cliffs of the North Cornwall coastline shelter this harbour town from the Atlantic rollers and the unique S shaped Elizabethan harbour is preserved by the National Trust. The small village is romantic and picturesque and was once home to writer Thomas Hardy.

The wonderful holiday cottages, tea rooms and traditional pubs in Boscastle make a day out here a real treat. The unusual Museum of Witchcraft adds an element of the occult and the National Trust trails; wooded valley walks and coast path trails offer scope for exploration in the fresh air.

Search for cottages in Boscastle or view our guide to Boscastle holiday cottages below.

Did you know

Boscastle featured in the 2004 BBC series, A seaside parish, which was popular Sunday night viewing. The village gets its name from Botreaux Castle, a 12th Century motte and bailey fortress, of which remains still survive.

Cottages in Boscastle (79)

Must see

West Country Trout Great fishing for experienced fishermen or complete beginners. The fantastic scenery makes it very popular.

The Manor House Situated overlooking the picturesque harbour of Boscastle, serving delicious homecooked food.

Wyldes Café A fantastic little café open April to October from 9am to 5pm serving tasty homemade snacks.

Featured cottages in Boscastle

Fentrigan Miller's Cottage
Fentrigan Miller's Cottage
Boscastle (6mls E), North Cornwall
Sleeps: 6 | Bedrooms: 3
Dinnabroad Cottage
Dinnabroad Cottage
Port Isaac (3mls E), North Cornwall
Sleeps: 6 | Bedrooms: 3
Little Tregerry
Little Tregerry
Crackington Haven (5mls S), North Cornwall
Sleeps: 2 | Bedrooms: 1
Suncrest Lodge
Suncrest Lodge
Camelford (1ml W), North Cornwall
Sleeps: 2 | Bedrooms: 1
Nans-tek
Nans-tek
Crackington Haven, North Cornwall
Sleeps: 6 | Bedrooms: 3
North Penlean Oak
North Penlean Oak
Bude (5mls S), North Cornwall
Sleeps: 6 | Bedrooms: 3
The Old Borough House
The Old Borough House
Tintagel (1ml NE), North Cornwall
Sleeps: 8 | Bedrooms: 4
North Penlean Honeypot
North Penlean Honeypot
Bude (5mls S), North Cornwall
Sleeps: 4 | Bedrooms: 2
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Places near Boscastle

  • Tintagel
    (3mls)

    Famous for the legend of King Arthur; an enchanting place to visit.

  • Camelford
    (5mls)

    A town on the banks of the River Camel.

  • Crackington Haven
    (5mls)

    Beautiful coastal village with stunning scenery and delightful beach.

  • Port Isaac
    (9mls)

    The home of Doc Martin is a beautiful whitewashed fishing port.

  • Widemouth Bay
    (10mls)

    Excellent surf destination and rock pooling haven in North Cornwall.

  • Bude
    (12mls)

    Where you can stroll from the beach to the shops with a pasty in hand.

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