Boutique Cottages in Polperro

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Nestled in the rolling harbourside valley, you’ll find the quaint seaside village of Polperro. Awash with unspoilt nautical charm, the idyllic white-washed cottages cling to the cliffs, draped in coastal allure. Perched on the south east of Cornwall’s coast, this traditional Cornish fishing village is the ideal location for a family day trip or romantic ramble hand-in-hand. The River Pol flows gently through the centre of Polperro, adding yet another layer of enchantment to this artist’s utopia. Venture down the steep hill into the heart of this dreamy harbour bolthole, take the winding wander at your leisure past picture-perfect hideaways. Step back in time and hop on the horse-drawn cart for a charming ride through the cobbled streets.
Browse our collection of luxury cottages near Polperro to discover the magic of this little seaside escape. Just 6 miles east of Fowey, this sleepy fishermen’s village is the perfect stop off for an impromptu adventure. Whether it’s a coastal walk, seaside-cute gift shop mooching or hot chocolate sipping you have in mind, Polperro is a haven whatever your daydream. Offering an array of cafes, restaurants and ‘things to do’, rain or shine you’ll find plenty to fill your time! 

Find your new favourite haunt amongst the winding cobbled streets of Polperro, a food fanatic’s dream with many cosy cafés and rustic restaurants. The Three Pilchards is an atmospheric white-washed pub with a historical setting and dog-friendly for your furry four-legged friends. Take a taste test on the local ales, ciders and lagers for the true Cornish experience. Family friendly, this pub caters for all tastes as well as a hearty Sunday roast during winter months. Alike to the pirates of its past - you might just stay forever!
Swing by the award-winning Blue Peter Inn (affectionately known as ‘The Blue’), a quaint pint-size pub with all the rustic charm of a seaside tavern. Whether it’s an evening tipple or dinner feast, you’ll find local artisan spirits, delicious seasonal produce and freshly caught seafood.
Discover Couch’s Great House is a harbour bistro perfect for a romantic tête-à-tête or explore Polperro’s sweetheart The Plantation Tea Rooms for tea and cake. The village is teeming with quaint eateries, whatever your taste buds are telling you!

Quintessentially Cornish, The Noughts and Crosses Inn is a little gem with beautiful character in the heart of Polperro. Dating back to the 17th century, this grade II listed building is the most idyllic spot for your evening drink à deux. Styled with rustic bar stools and fairy-light adorned beams, step into this magical corner of the world.
If a caffeine fix is top of your list, discover the hidden treasure that is Coffee Cake Create. A sweet café with a twist, whilst you sip on a creamy coffee you can create your own arty keepsake to take home with you! This crafty nook is family and dog friendly, with plenty of rainy-day art activities to keep your little ones entertained. With evening art classes and life drawing, you can express your artistic imagination alongside scrumptious cakes and seasonal warmers – come along for a dreamy afternoon. With so many cosy taverns dotted around the village, you really will struggle to choose!

As a traditional harbour village, Polperro embodies serenity and seaside charm; together with perfectly quaint activities to match, you’ll never want to leave. Discover the history behind this nautical gem at the Polperro Heritage Museum of Smuggling & Fishing by the harbour. With 2 floors of historic photos and local exhibits, uncover the past and the swashbucklers who still lurk there.

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