9 Best Fishing Lodges In Cornwall, England - Updated 2024

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Home to plenty of traditional fishing villages, Cornwall is a wonderful holiday destination for tourists looking to enjoy a nature-filled trip. Cornwall is also known for its stunning natural landscapes. While you are here, you can try traditional dishes like the deliciously rich and warming Cornish pasty or head to a local cafe for a traditional scone with Cornish cream and jam. This county also boasts famous landmarks such as Fistral Beach, St. Michael’s Mount, and the incredible Eden Project, which is home to thousands of tropical plants. Cornwall also offers plenty of accommodations ranging from eco hotels to country cottages. If you are looking for a great place where you can easily access the waters, check out the best fishing lodges in Cornwall, England.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) host status, recent guest reviews, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and a location with easy access to fishing spots. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on May 22, 2024.

1. Loveny Cottage (from USD 101)

Embrace a cozy escape at this charming four-bedroom lodge nestled in the enchanting Lake District. Discover the delights of the pristine bathroom, en-suite, and a well-equipped modern kitchen. The property extends a warm welcome to The Barn, a haven of shared amenities including a rod room, dog wash room, gaming area, kitchenette, and a snug lounge with a wood-burning stove.

For fishing enthusiasts, the property holds a special treat with exclusive access to sea salmon and sea trout fishing. As you explore the surrounding beauty, the allure of nearby attractions such as the Eden Project and The Lost Gardens of Heligan adds to the enchantment of this delightful retreat.

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Cornwall, England, United Kingdom
87.73 km (54.6 mi) from The Minack Theatre
24 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cottage 5 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
spacious clean and in a wonderful setting
Host:
hosts were very friendly
tony and jacqui are wonderful hosts
hosts very friendly and always on hand to help would recommend
very friendly owners and a wonderful place to take dogs
Location:
perfect location in a peaceful location in cornwall
a very peaceful location but with good access by road and a nearby train station
a great place in an amazing setting
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2. Lilliput in Trehill (from USD 120)

Escape to tranquility at Lilliput, a beautifully renovated detached farm building. Savor the well-equipped kitchen and the sunlit conservatory leading to a private patio with a relaxing hot tub. The estate offers an array of activities, from the refreshing outdoor pool to the entertaining game room and children’s play areas.

For fishing enthusiasts, the estate boasts exclusive access to stocked fishing ponds, perfect for casting lines and reeling in the day’s catch. Additionally, guests can access the China Fleet Club, indulging in top-notch amenities and an impressive championship golf course. This serene retreat is an ideal haven for both relaxation and exciting fishing adventures.

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Cornwall, England, United Kingdom
107.06 km (66.6 mi) from The Minack Theatre
16 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cottage 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
our cottage was very nice with all the facilities in good order
cottage comfortable space for a couple with adequate facilities
Location:
very quite and peaceful location
it is set in a beautiful and very peaceful location
good location for exploring the area the spa passes are useful although a short drive is required
go hungry- inkies smokehouse is on the car park reasonably priced excellent food
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3. Comfortable cottage in Callington (from USD 480)

Equipped with an indoor gym, this fishing lodge with a hot tub in Cornwall can allow guests to keep up with their regular exercise routine. There are three adjoining cottages, which would be a nice option for a family holiday. Guests can have access to two fishing lakes, a hot tub, and an indoor pool during their stay. Additionally, in the summer months, a secondary outdoor pool is available for use. If you have children in your group, you can let them loose on the trampoline or in the game room that is equipped with a ping pong table, air hockey, and foosball table.

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107.07 km (66.6 mi) from The Minack Theatre
16 reviews   Wifi Available
cottage 16 Guests 8 Bedrooms 7 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy :

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
this was a real highlight with table tennis table football (both free) and air hockey
all cottages were nice & warm but hot water was a little unpredictable when showering
loved having our own pool and hot tub & even managed a couple of sessions in the gym
having our own pool was brilliant as was the endless pool machine
having our own pool was brilliant as was the endless pool machine
Cleanliness:
the cottage itself is very comfortable and furnished with a clean modern design
the cottages were well appointed clean and spacious with good facilities
Host:
the hosts were really nice
the hosts were very helpful
the owners were on site and very helpful
the male proprietor was very helpful and was much more welcoming
Location:
there are supermarkets and pubs nearby (although nothing in walking distance) and the place was easy to find
all in a really great place to stay
we would definitely recommend this accommodation as a wonderful place to stay
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4. Family-friendly property in Fowey (from USD 100)

If you are going on a fishing holiday in Cornwall, this rental is a great option for families with younger children featuring amazing amenities such as a pool and playground. There are two bedrooms in the vacation rental, which feature king, single, and twin beds that can ensure a good night’s rest. In the colder winter evenings, you can snuggle with your loved ones around a traditional log-burning fire. In the summer, head outside and take full advantage of the patio area with barbecue facilities. The estuary, which is suitable for fishing, is just a short walk away. Fishing equipment can be borrowed from the outhouse of the property.

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79.32 km (49.3 mi) from The Minack Theatre
49 reviews   Wifi Available
cottage 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 7
Refund Policy :

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cottage was full of all the right things to make a stay comfortable
it was bigger than i was expecting and very comfortable with all the amenities we were hoping for
board games comfortable kitchen supplies flowers and warm towels
possibly the most comfortable bed we have come across
a really comfortable cottage in a part of fowey that we did not know
Cleanliness:
very clean& well presented
very clean though out the cottage clean comfortable beds lovely towels
Host:
carol the host was very easy to communicate with
the owner of this beautiful little cottage went above and beyond
perhaps something for the owner to address to make this a perfect holiday property
our host was able to recover the counter with more effort than we were comfortable using
we were blessed with good weather and everyone we met in fowey was friendly and nice
Location:
a good location and comfortable
really convenient location with a lovely sunny decking area
an excellent property that was close to shops and restaurants yet far enough away to provide some privacy
it's in a great location with easy access to the town
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5. Traditional cottage with extensive views in Padstow (from USD 151)

This holiday cottage with a private fishing lake in Cornwall has been refurbished with slate and oak floors but still retains traditional decorations. In the colder months, you can ignite the wood burner while you enjoy a hot beverage. Depending on the arrangement of the group, the beds in the cozy bedrooms can be re-arranged to suit your needs. Each bedroom has an en suite bathroom for the guests’ convenience. There is a game room as well as a small private trout fishing pond that is exclusive for guests. In the morning, you can enjoy your breakfast outdoors while you enjoy the beautiful views of lush green trees that surround the place.

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69.27 km (43.1 mi) from The Minack Theatre
19 reviews   Wifi Available
farmhouse 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 7
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the farm house was very comfortable the spectacular views of the surrounding area were outstanding
Cleanliness:
very spacious and well maintained
Host:
extremely caring owners who look after their guests
top class service by owner of a beautiful building which is highly recommended
a fantastic farmhouse the owners had decorated it for xmas and the new year which was great
great communication with owner on the run up to the trip which really helped
such a beautiful property both the house and the gardens are extremely well maintained by the owners
Location:
good location great beaches near by
beautiful house in a beautiful location
beautiful farmhouse in outstanding location five star
an ideal getaway close to some lovely beaches in beautiful cornwall
immaculate fully kitted out house in a beautiful tranquil location with peaceful views
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6. The Willows, St Columb Major (from USD 217)

Located within Retallack Resort and Spa, The Willows can comfortably sleep up to eight guests. On site amenities include a spa, fishing lakes, swimming pool, golf course, modern gym, and tennis courts. This property has two lounges, so both children and adults can relax in their own space. This property is self-catering and features four spacious bedrooms that can ensure a good night’s rest. The accommodation also includes a contemporary kitchen and a flat-screen television to keep guests entertained.

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70.02 km (43.6 mi) from The Minack Theatre
18 reviews  
chalet 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 0
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
property was spotlessly clean and very well equipped
very clean very nicely presented and overall a very pleasant stay
the accommodation was spacious spotlessly clean and very well equipped
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7. Dog-friendly rental in Penzance (from USD 85)

This quaint vacation rental is located along a rural country road and is just a few minutes away from the coast. The dog-friendly property has one bedroom with a soft double bed, a low-ceiling shower room, and a comfortable lounge where guests can relax. You can cook your own delicious meals in the well-equipped kitchen. Along the coast, guests can enjoy coarse fishing, though you will need to provide your own equipment. There is WiFi throughout the property, so you can post your photos on social media.

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20.46 km (12.8 mi) from The Minack Theatre
22 reviews   Wifi Available
cottage 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Host:
in conclusion a wonderful base for a holiday and owners jenny and des both amiable and most helpful
the property was well appointed immaculate and the owners were incredibly hospitable and helpful without being intrusive
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8. Renovated historic cottage with three sunny patios in Boscastle (from USD 123)

Located in an area known for its outstanding beauty, this four-bedroom property is a great family-friendly option. You can adore the home’s traditional features, such as the log burner and oak wood window seats. This property has three patios, each with its own amenities, including a barbecue grill and sun loungers. Set within spacious grounds, guests can have direct access to the trout fishing on site. If you have children, they can spend hours playing in the treehouse.

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101.92 km (63.4 mi) from The Minack Theatre
60 reviews  
cottage 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 7
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The cottage is equipped with everything you need for a comfortable stay
We have young boys (6 and 9) who loved pond dipping in the freshwater pond hunting trout in the stream and taking snacks up to the treehouse
the cottage is very spacious and well equipped
The cottage is very roomy and equipped with everything you need for your stay including an amazing log burner in the lounge outdoor bbq and fire pit
The kitchen is well equipped and has all the basics included which saves on having to buy lots of stuff you only need in small quantities; just replace what you use up If you like to get away fro...
Cleanliness:
the cottage was beautifully furnished and very clean
The bedrooms are fresh clean and cosy
Host:
Kay could not be more helpful
We will now be fighting over school holidays
They have continued to make improvements to the cottage
but they have made sure that its wonderful character has been maintained We have already booked for 2018 and can't wait to return
We arrived during a cold spell and were greeted with a wonderful cream tea and heat from the multi-fuel stove
Location:
The location is brilliant for a beach or walking holiday and the nearby Boscastle Farm Shop is great for a range of local produce and cup of tea
Plenty of walks in the area and Boscastle at sunset is always a treat
It really does have a unique location nestled into the valley and directly overlooking the Valency stream
The location cottage and its surroundings are just perfect for us
is so relaxing then cooking a BBQ in the sunshine in the BBQ area
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9. Charming property with a hot tub in Callington

With space for up to 12 guests, this rental features 6 bedrooms and 4 modern bathrooms. Nestled on the lakeside, you can enjoy your mornings on the sunny patio, which boasts views of the fishing ponds and gardens. There are two private fishing ponds on site, and they have been stocked with various species including carp and tench. You can enjoy a relaxing dip in the hot tub for a fee. You can have a fantastic time playing with your children in the game room.

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Callington, Cornwall, GB
12 Guests 6 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Enjoy a great fishing trip in Cornwall

Boasting plenty of gorgeous natural spaces, Cornwall is an ideal vacation destination, especially for the outdoorsy. Discover the rustic charm of this county and go fly fishing in Cornwall for a unique experience. Book any of the best fishing lodges in Cornwall, UK.

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