Mousehole Holiday Cottages. Tel: (+44) 01275-852375. E-mail:

Mousehole, Cornwall

Self Catering

Holiday Cottages

We offer a selection of attractive one, two, and three bedroom self catering holiday cottages, each situated in the picturesque conservation village of Mousehole, Cornwall.

Each cottage is built of granite and is between 120 and 240 years old, very well equipped, tastefully decorated and retains features such as original fireplaces, exposed beams, granite walls etc. and is available throughout the year for summer or winter holidays or short breaks.

Each cottage has a fitted kitchen with electric cooker, refrigerator, microwave oven, toaster, iron/ironing board, cafeteria etc. a comprehensive range of equipment and utensils, crockery, and cutlery. All lounges have a comfortable seating, Digital TV, DVD and CD player. The bedrooms are pretty with co-ordinating bedding and accessories and there is a shower room with electric shower, toilet and basin. All cottages have storage heating, convector heaters and some cottages have open fires or wood burning fires.

Beds have duvets and pillows and can be made up ready for your arrival. Towels and tea towels can be provided if required.

Item’s of baby equipment such as cot (we do not supply cot bedding), high chair or baby bath can be provided if requested.

Each cottage has a folder containing comprehensive brochures and leaflets on Mousehole, and the surrounding area. If you do not feel like walking the coastal footpaths or visiting local attractions such as the Eden Project (less than 1 hour drive away) or the unique Minack Open Air Theatre, there is a supply of books and games provided. 

Mousehole is a picturesque village clustered around a harbour and is a maze of granite and slate houses and cottages, narrow winding streets and cobbled alleyways. Within the harbour are two small sandy beaches. The village also has two larger pebble beaches with rocks and rock-pools.
Mousehole has several small shops including a newsagents, grocers and post office. It also has a fine selection of craft and gift shops and a small art gallery. There is a choice of tearooms, restaurants and a fish and chip shop and two pubs. There is also a chapel and the famous hospital for wild birds. If you plan to visit Mousehole during Christmas or New Year, there is a spectacular and world-famous display of Christmas lights in and around the village (adults will enjoy this as much as children!).

A regular bus service runs from Mousehole to Newlyn and Penzance where there is a main line rail and coach link.


Each cottage is available for self-catering holidays throughout the year.

During autumn, winter and spring months, or at short notice (excluding school holidays), we are also able to offer short breaks or long weekends. Long weekends (Friday to Monday), mid week breaks (Monday to Friday) or any 3 nights available - prices from 99 - including all linen.

Late availability – Vacancies and bargain breaks available now!

Bay View, Mousehole

Bay View (left, with blue front door) is an imposing house situated immediately on the harbourside in Mousehole, just a few feet away from the water's edge. There are stunning and uninterrupted sea views from the tastefully decorated kitchen (recently refurbished), lounge and each of the three bedrooms across the harbour and Mount's Bay towards St Michael's Mount and the Lizard Peninsular.


Accommodation (sleeps five)

-          Lounge, three piece suite, Digital TV, DVD. Open Fire. Etc.

-          Kitchen/dining room

-          Bedroom 1 - double bed

-          Bedroom 2 - two single beds

-          Bedroom 3 - single bed

-          Shower room

-          Cloakroom

There are several granite steps leading up to the front door of Bay View, this, together with its close proximity to the sea makes it unsuitable for babies, young children or the less able.

Availability (Saturday to Saturday)

Weekly prices from 270 to 1200

Short breaks from 220

Lantern Cottage, Mousehole

Lantern Cottage is a very pretty granite cottage, quietly tucked away from the bustling village streets – yet only 30 metres from the beach. The cottage retains many period features such as beamed ceilings, exposed granite walls and a very small original cast iron fireplace in the main bedroom.

Accommodation (sleeps two adults and two children plus a cot)

-          Open plan lounge, dining room, kitchen

-          Bedroom 1 - double bed with antique furniture

-          Bedroom 2 - pine bunk beds

-          Digital TV

-          Shower room

Availability (Saturday to Saturday)

Weekly prices from 130 to 575

Short breaks from 130


Gurnick Cottage, Mousehole

Situated next door but one from Lantern Cottage, hidden away in a traffic-free setting, less than 30 metres from the beach. This attractively furnished “fisherman’s” cottage has beamed ceilings and exposed granite walls etc. Perfect for those wanting to enjoy a relaxing break, or be woken by the sound of waves rolling pebbles onto the rocky beach nearby.

Accommodation (sleeps four plus a cot)

-          Open plan sitting room with Digital TV, Dvd Player, Open Fire

-          Fitted Kitchen, Washing Machine, Etc.

-          Bedroom 1 - pine double four poster bed 

-          Bedroom 2 - two single divan beds

-          Shower room

Availability (Saturday to Saturday)

Weekly prices from 150 to 595

Short breaks from 130


Brookland Cottage, Mousehole

Situated approximately 130 metres from the harbour this traditional Cornish cottage has retained many of its original features such as fireplaces, exposed granite walls etc. and has been attractively furnished and decorated. There are lovely views across the village to Mounts Bay and the sea from the main bedroom.

Accommodation (sleeps four plus a cot)

-          Small hall

-          Lounge

-          Kitchen/ Dining Room

-          Bedroom 1 - Pine double bed and pine furniture

-          Bedroom 2 - Two single divan beds

-          Shower room


Availability (Friday to Friday)

Weekly prices from 130 to 575

Short breaks from 120


Treen Lane Cottage, Mousehole

Situated in a quiet traffic-free lane, this lovely one bedroom cottage is the ideal retreat for a couple wanting to escape! Retaining original beams, fireplace etc. the cottage is furnished and equipped to a high standard. There is a small secluded patio with cast iron table and chairs and there are lovely sea views to St Clements Isle, Mounts Bay and the Lizard Peninsular from the bedroom. The rental includes the bed made up ready for your arrival.

Accommodation (sleeps two)

-        Small hall

-        Kitchen

-        Lounge, Comfortable Seating, Wood Burning Fire – Digital TV/Video/CD Player

-        Bedroom - Double Iron Bed and Pine Furniture

-        Shower room

-        Patio


Availability (Friday to Friday)


Weekly prices from 185 to 450


Short breaks from 170

Prices - Please telephone (01275 852375) or email ( for prices and availability.

Electricity - The above prices do not include electricity, which is either by meter reading and/or slot meter.

Linen – For a small additional charge we can also provide linen (sheets, pillowcases, towels, tea-towels).

Occupancy - If more than the recommended numbers of people are staying in the cottage, we must agree to this prior to booking, and you will be charged accordingly (at a rate of 25 per person).

Parking - Car parking is available in either of the harbour car parks (at a cost of approximately 2 per day) or on the streets within the village.

Booking - If you would like to book a holiday in one of our cottages, please either email or telephone to check availability. We will then forward a booking form to your home address. This should be returned to us, within 5 days, with a non-refundable 50 deposit per week. We will then confirm your booking by return post. We are unable to confirm any booking until we have received a completed booking form and deposit (together with the rental if within 6 weeks). The rental is payable six weeks before the start of your holiday. We will then forward a map of the village a couple of weeks before the start of your holiday.

Last minute bookings - For last minute bookings, it is possible to pay for your holiday and collect the key and map at the same time.

We look forward to hearing from you!
Mr and Mrs M. Spry

Tel: (01275) 852375 / +44 1275 852375