10 Best Cottages For Rent In Port Isaac, UK - Updated 2024

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Port Isaac is a beautiful and historical fishing village in Cornwall, right along the Atlantic Coast. From here, travelers can drive down to Polzeath and enjoy the golden sand or visit Tregardock Beach nearby. They can also take a walk down the South West Coast Path and explore breathtaking views of the water. Other outdoor landmarks to visit here include Port Quin and Longcross Victorian Gardens. For those who prefer structures and buildings, simply roam around the 14th-century village and admire the town’s historical architecture. Perfect for romantic or nature-filled getaways, make sure to pair your trip with a stay in the best cottages for rent in Port Isaac, UK. Check out our list of them below.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on July 08, 2024.

1. Picturesque home with Cornish delights (from USD 111)

This beautiful accommodation near Wadebridge is the perfect home away from home for up to six guests. Located in the peaceful village of Port Isaac, guests are guaranteed a quiet vacation.

For more, the three-bedroom home is fitted with king-size beds in two rooms and a twin bed in the last room. The master bedroom also includes an en-suite, while the other rooms share a separate bath. Meanwhile, the kitchen is fully equipped with a spacious dining room, plus a range of Cornish delicacies offered by the host. There is also a living room with an electric log-effect fire and a TV. Outside, you’ll find a hot tub, a gas barbecue, a garden with furniture, and two private parking spaces.

Stayed at this property?
17 reviews   Wifi Available
cottage 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 0
Refund Policy :

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the hot tub was great and the cottage was extremely comfortable
a radio in the kitchen dinner would have been a useful addition
Cleanliness:
spacious and spotlessly clean highly recommended for a stay in this area
Host:
owners are the perfect hosts
was a great week and the owner was very accommodating
justin and helen where very responsive to any questions and made us fell so welcome
friendly and helpful owners will be going back to this property next
i was also very helpful with various things that we wanted to know
Location:
amazing location and beautiful accommodation
it’s in a great location for some lovely beaches close by
beautiful property in a lovely location
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2. Morley's Cottage (from USD 350)

Morley’s Cottage is a cozy rental right by Port Isaac Harbour, just within walking distance from establishments and restaurants. From here, guests can enjoy an amazing view of the wonderful sea and bricked buildings.

The two-bedroom two-bathroom, once featured in the British series Doc Martin, is perfect for up to four guests. It comes with a modern kitchen, a sitting area that will keep you warm with its stone fireplace, and an intimate dining area perfect for fitting everyone in the group. Meanwhile, the outdoor space includes a slated sun terrace, raised garden, and parking for those bringing vehicles.

Stayed at this property?
84 reviews   Wifi Available
cottage 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable and cosy cottage
we had everything we needed for a very comfortable stay
bed very comfortable and a decent shower with plenty of hot water
Cleanliness:
the cottage was beautiful very quaint very clean and everything there that we needed
Host:
the home owner is very easy to communicate with
Location:
port isaac never disappoints & the cottage location is excellent
great location for visiting eden project padstow and walks on the coastal path
we had a lovely restful stay in this beautifully presented property which is in an idyllic location
wonderful cottage a very unique experience for all the family which we all enjoyed in a superb location
fabulous location and lovely cottage to stay in to enjoy a few days in port isaac
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3. Barn-style cottage for four (from USD 65)

This barn is perfect for those looking to explore the area of Port Isaac with convenience. From stunning beaches to the cliffside along South West Coastal Path, this home makes several outdoor adventures accessible. It is a short drive to shops, bars, cafes, and restaurants.

This one-bedroom one-bathroom home is just right for small families looking for an easy getaway with their pets. It comes with a double bed, a living and dining room with a TV and double sofa bed, and a fully equipped kitchen with a dishwasher and washer/dryer. The hosts have also set up free Wi-Fi. For more, each window has an amazing view of the fishing village’s landscape outside.

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12 reviews   Wifi Available
cottage 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 0
Refund Policy :

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cottage is well equipped and very comfortable
furnished to a high standard & the shower was wonderful
Cleanliness:
very clean and adequate for our holiday needs
clearly work has been done since our last visit as the barn looked very fresh and clean
Location:
lovely central location right in heart of port issac; good access to walking routes and tourist beauty spots
a great location with plenty of room for a couple
cottage was very comfortable and in a great location
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4. Creighton Cottage (from USD 122)

Creighton Cottage is a romantic getaway set in the heart of the village, only a few steps away from the beach and harbor. The beautiful hideaway is also within walking distance of shopping and dining options.

The one-bedroom home is where couples can enjoy a seaside location and bask in many picturesque views. Its open floor plan includes a fully equipped kitchen, a modest dining table, and a living area perfect for a cup of tea. Additionally, its outdoor area includes a south-facing garden with outdoor furniture, a porch, and a utility room. The hosts prefer a minimum stay of three nights but can also cater to longer stays if you fall in love with the area.

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Port Isaac, England, United Kingdom
143 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cottage 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
very clean and tidy
spotlessly clean and well ventilated
creighton cottage is a clean cosy and great place to stay
beautifully clean with everything you need for a comfortable stay
location was perfect lovely and clean with such a charm to the place
Host:
the host was friendly and very informative
host was great provided all the information we needed to enjoy the area
i found mira to be an excellent host even though she hadn’t been present
mira is friendly and helpful
brilliant communication with the host
Location:
perfect location in the village and close to everything nearby
great location in the centre of port isaac
what an amazing place the village the location
port isaac is a beautiful place to stay
great location we had a lovely stay
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5. Sam Billings Cottage and Garden (from USD 141)

Sam Billings Cottage and Garden is located on Port Isaac’s famous Squeeze-ee-belly alley. From here, the home is a few steps away from the harbor’s beautiful waters, along with the best pubs and restaurants in Cornwall.

The two-bedroom cottage can accommodate up to four guests and comes with access to a private garden with a terrace, barbecue grill, and furniture for alfresco dining. There is also a deck with a bistro table for lighter meals. Inside, the kitchen is well-maintained and stocked for guests, while the living space provides a foldaway dining table for dining indoors.

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Cornwall, England, United Kingdom
105 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cottage 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice shower / bath and furniture good quality
the wifi and the netflix/smart tv was also so very handy and very efficient
the beds were super comfortable and we all slept so very well
(bunk bed room very small)nicely decorated and the garden a bonus for the centre of town
Cleanliness:
clean comfy and great location
very nice touches and very clean
the cottage was immaculately clean and very comfortable
the place is super clean has everything you need and the beds are really comfortable
the cottage is beautifully decorated clean and comfortable and has everything you need
Host:
see the hosts amazing guide for excellent tips
phil (host) was very responsive and helpful to questions and in providing local tips and information
the contact with phil and claire was really friendly straightforward and they responded to our queries very promptly
always so very responsive for any queries
Location:
really cute cottage in central port issac
great location for village and beautiful place
a great location to explore port isaac and beyond
great location we really couldn't have asked for more
absolutely gorgeous place to stay cute and cosy and literally in the heart of port isaac
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6. Kit's Cottage (from USD 117)

Kit’s Cottage is a charming traditional home that used to house the village’s telephone exchange. It has since been renovated to become the perfect weekend getaway for couples or families looking to enjoy the weekend together.

This one-bedroom home is a homey take on a rental, with its large kitchen area for home-cooked meals, a modest dining area, and a living room perfect for a few beers. The double bedroom has a private outdoor area with chairs. Additionally, the bathroom is spacious and modern, and every room has a stunning seaside view.

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Cornwall, England, United Kingdom
94 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cottage 3 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
delightful clean spacious accommodation
the cottage was clean and tidy with everything we needed
great location spacious very clean and comfortable
the property is presented sparkling clean well position as ideal spot to explore the beautiful area
Host:
helpful hosts with helping with queries
paul and ella are great hosts and were very helpful and communicated quickly
they were really helpful and went out of their way to make sure our trip was comfortable
great communicative hosts couldn’t have asked for more
it has been tastefully upgraded by the new owners who are very responsive to any queries and suggestions
Location:
great location - everything you could want in port isaac was nearby
wonderful cottage very close to the harbour
lovely little cottage in a fantastic location
this cottage is in a beautiful location and has everything you need
port isaac is also a great place to stay not too busy and very charming
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7. Historical pink cottage by the coast

This idyllic cottage has an amazing view of the harbor, so travelers looking to enjoy the historic Cornish coastline will definitely enjoy staying in this lovely three-story home.

Inside, its three bedrooms are perfect for families or groups of up to six guests. It also boasts a sitting room where everyone can gather and rest by the open fireplace and among beautiful antiques. The equipped galley kitchen is perfect for preparing large dinners. Meanwhile, the dining room has a Victorian table as a centerpiece, plus some china to elevate the decor. You can also enjoy a meal outdoors in the private garden with outdoor furniture, perfect for alfresco dining.

Stayed at this property?
Port Isaac, Corwall, United Kingdom
83 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cottage 5 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we felt so comfortable and enjoyed the beautiful furnishings much of it antique
Cleanliness:
was very clean
Host:
william was a fantastic host
the host was very responsive to the few issues we had
william was a great host and was on hand for any issues we had
the utilities and white goods are very efficient and user friendly
the location was great and the host was very responsive to any requests
Location:
beautiful house idilic location in the centre of port isaac
period cottage with great location in lovely seaside fishing village
great house loads of character brilliant location
a lovely place right in the centre of the village
a wonderful location to explore the north cornish coast from
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8. Leatside

Leatside is a 17th-century cottage situated only a few minutes away from the harbor, boasting a great location and furnished home for an unforgettable experience.

The two-bedroom rental is a beautifully renovated fisherman’s cottage with its original features intact. It has a spacious bathroom with a bathtub, a fully equipped kitchen, a dining area, and a very cozy living area with a fireplace. For more, the master bedroom has a double bed while the second room comes with a bunk bed, making it a perfect home base for a family of four.

Stayed at this property?
North Cornwall, England, United Kingdom
118 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cottage 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
but the wifi was super so no issue streaming
absolutely beautiful little cottage perfectly spacious the double bed was like a cloud stunning little village - very picturesque
Cleanliness:
cottage was clean and tidy
spotlessly clean and beds really comfy so slept well during our 3 night break
great place clean and tidy comfy beds and close to the harbour- spot on
great cottage in port isaac clean and comfortable and seconds from the harbour
Host:
thanks again to our super hosts
Location:
great location in the middle of the village
great location a little tucked away treasure
amazing location and stunning property
really cute place to stay in the heart of port isaac
the location is brilliant right in the middle of the old harbour
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9. Fisherman's cottage in the heart of the village (from USD 211)

This Grade II-1listed 17th-century fisherman’s cottage is located in the heart of the beautiful Port Isaac. Originally built from local materials by the town’s fishermen, this romantic getaway has kept its original charm while offering modern comforts.

Such comforts include two bedrooms with hotel-quality beds and linens. The single bathroom is updated with a hot water system, while the fully equipped kitchen comes with a dainty dining area. Aside from a cozy living room, a beautiful outdoor space is accessible to guests, including the terrace garden with metal outdoor furniture and a barbecue grill. The hosts also welcome furry family members.

Stayed at this property?
Cornwall, England, United Kingdom
60 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cottage 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
absolutely beautiful authentic fisherman's cottage decorated to a really high and comfortable standard
the beds were incredibly comfortable
the bed is beautifully comfortable and we very much enjoyed cups of tea on the patio
comfortable with lovely terrace
the cottage was clean and well equipped (except no tv/radio)
Host:
susan was a really communicative host and very friendly
good communication with host
the host was fantastic & supplied info on the cottage 'history & amenities' as well as directions etc
susan is very helpful and gave us some fab local knowledge
Location:
fantastic location in port issac
located very close to a picturesque harbour
location is absolutely perfect a stone's throw away from port isaac harbour
just returned from a lovely weekend break - perfect location and full of character
very cosy and charming and perfectly located within a one minute walk of the main pubs and restaurants
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10. Chy Kembro

Chy Kembro is a beautiful lighthouse overlooking the sea of Port Isaac. Although surrounded by nature, it is also nearby a well-stocked store along with many other establishments in the village.

The two-bedroom home has an open floor plan which includes a fully stocked kitchen, a living area, and a dining area. It also has a rear deck with another dining table for morning tea, plus plenty of fresh herbs in the garden which you can cut from if you need some for cooking meals.

Stayed at this property?
Port Isaac, England, United Kingdom
8 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cottage 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the open plan kitchen/dining/living space was great for us
it is a small place (including the kitchen) but well laid-out
Cleanliness:
the house is very clean and in a great location
the house was really clean nicely furnished the beds were incredibly comfortable and the location was perfect
Host:
nicola was an amazing host-- lots of advice and enthusiastic local knowledge
to have a parking space directly outside the house was also an extremely helpful bonus
Location:
a perfect location in port isaac with easy access to the town and also port gaverne
we recommend this place
we had a great stay at nicola's place in port isaac
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Enjoy a stay in the best cottage in Port Isaac

You will never find yourself bored in this gorgeous village, as they offer local restaurants and pubs, nature adventures, and views on every corner. Pair your trip here with a traditional cottage rental, starting from this list of the best ones in Port Isaac, UK.

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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