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Top-rated holiday rentals in Fowey

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Guest house in Cornwall
Modern log Cabin, Fowey River views and parking
Little Ardwyn is a newly completed self contained log cabin with beautiful views overlooking the river Fowey. While compact, it is well designed and modern, with open plan living, featuring superfast broadband, smart tv, king size bed, fold away table, kitchen and separate shower room and under floor heating. It has large patio doors which open onto a good sized private patio, with comfortable furniture, bbq and fire pit where the river views can be enjoyed. Off road parking is provided to guest
23–30 Oct, Individual Host
£120 per night
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Flat in Cornwall
Self contained with parking in beautiful Fowey!
Little Bulah is a newly converted self contained apartment attached to the main house with separate bi-folding doors entrance and parking space . Ensuite bathroom with 1.4M shower. Kitchenette with coffee machine, kettle, fridge & microwave . Table and chairs, smart TV, Wifi and USB sockets. Underfloor heating. Perfectly positioned with 12 minute walk to Fowey offering lovely shops, pubs and restaurants. Stunning country walks to local beaches with Readymoney beach being just 10 minutes away.
23–30 Jun, Individual Host
£84 per night
Superhost
Cottage in Cornwall
12 Troy Court
A comfortable holiday cottage, 12 Troy Court is perfect for summer holiday and winter breaks visiting the many attractions Cornwall has to offer. A popular yachting center, Fowey has a special blend of pubs, restaurants and shops, boat hire and a sailing schools. Hike along the famous Hall Walk, take a boat trip or perhaps the ferry to Bodinnick, Polruan or Mevagissey. Swimmers and children will enjoy Ready Money Cove, and ramblers the beautiful Cornish Coast Path and Saints Way. Pubs 400 yards.
24–31 Dec, Individual Host
£106 per night

Popular amenities for Fowey holiday rentals

Stay near Fowey's top sights

Readymoney Cove42 locals recommend
Fowey Estuary5 locals recommend
Bodinnick Ferry5 locals recommend
The Galleon Inn8 locals recommend
Sam's Fowey59 locals recommend
The Ship Inn26 locals recommend

Other great holiday rentals in Fowey

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Loft in Polruan nr Fowey
Loft living on Cornwall's Riviera
25 Sept – 2 Oct, Individual Host
£91 per night
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Home in Cornwall
Cosy 3 bed, great location, stunning deck & views
5–12 Jan, Individual Host
£221 per night
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Home in Saint Austell
Beach Front Cottage with Hot Tub, Fire & Sea Views
4–11 Jan, Professional Host
£422 per night
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Guest suite in Cornwall
A beautiful apartment2.5 Miles from Fowey
25 Sept – 2 Oct, Individual Host
£116 per night
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Cottage in Lostwithiel
Highgate Farm Nr Creekside village Lerryn
3–10 Sept, Individual Host
£76 per night
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Cottage in Withiel
Romantic Country Cottage| Hot tub| Sauna
20–27 Sept, Individual Host
£366 per night
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Apartment in Cornwall
The Lobster Pot - Stylish apartment in Fowey
5–12 Oct, Individual Host
£122 per night
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Apartment in Cornwall
Old Station Master’s House, sleeps 4 with parking
15–22 Nov, Individual Host
£108 per night
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Cottage in Cornwall
Riverside Cottage in Fowey.
15–22 Jan, Individual Host
£263 per night
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Home in Fowey
The Slipway, Fowey Harbour Parking 1 Min & Garden
28 Jan – 4 Feb, Professional Host
£179 per night
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Cottage in Cornwall
Waterside Dog Friendly Cottage in Fowey
25 Sept – 2 Oct, Individual Host
£150 per night
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Home in Cornwall
The Old Harbour Master's House
13–20 Jan, Individual Host
£384 per night

Quick stats about holiday rentals in Fowey

Total rentals

180 properties

Rentals with dedicated workspaces

60 properties have a dedicated workspace

Pet-friendly rentals

70 properties allow pets

Family-friendly rentals

130 properties are a good fit for families

Total number of reviews

4.4K reviews

Nightly prices starting at

£32 before taxes and fees

Your guide to Fowey

All About Fowey

Located on the south coast of Cornwall, the seaside town of Fowey — pronounced “foy” — is set on a hillside, with a narrow main road flanked by colourful cottages, historic buildings, and charming inns. At the stone quayside, you can hop aboard one of the various boats for a trip around the estuary in the summer months. As you look across the River Fowey estuary to the village of Polruan on the other side, you’ll spot cruise ships moored in the centre of this deep-water port, as well as passing cargo boats.

An ancient city steeped in history, Fowey is home to a number of medieval homes and fortresses, which you can see as you explore its narrow streets and the surrounding areas. But there are plenty of modern enticements as well, including a smart collection of shops, galleries, restaurants, and even the longest zip line in England. Stunning sandy beaches are close by at Readymoney Cove, Polridmouth Cove, and Polkerris Beach.


The best time to stay in a holiday rental in Fowey

Fowey attracts a high number of visitors during its peak season from May until September, when the temperatures rise and there are long daylight hours. This is also the time when the town hosts its most exciting events. Foley has inspired some of England’s finest authors, who it celebrates during the Fowey Festival of Arts and Literature over a week at the beginning of May. If you are visiting during the low season, bear in mind that there tend to be fewer boat trips, and the passenger ferry and car ferry have shorter operating hours during the winter months. Some attractions, such as the Fowey Museum, are only open during the peak season. If you come around the winter holidays, be sure to stop by the family-friendly Fowey Christmas Market, which is held at the end of November.


Top things to do in Fowey

St Catherine’s Castle

A 20-minute walk south from town takes you past the beach at Readymoney Cove to the shell of St Catherine’s Castle. Perched high on a cliff, it was built as one of two artillery forts in the 1530s and has had varying uses throughout its history. Visit the ruins for stunning views of the seascape and the town of Fowey itself.

Lantic Bay

Across the Fowey Estuary, a couple of miles along the coast, is the remote beach at Lantic Bay. Surrounded by unspoilt countryside and heathland, this secluded beach is backed by dramatic green banks and cliffs, with rocks jutting out along the sand and crystal-clear waters. Coves in the area were often used by smugglers.

Eden Project

Around 20 minutes west of Fowey are the huge white geodesic domes of the Eden Project. Transformed from a former china clay pit, this is a global garden that boasts the largest greenhouse in the world, a tropical rainforest, and waterfalls, with exotic plants from all around the globe in a series of biomes. A walkway enables you to wander among the treetops.

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