• Picturesque - Rock Cottage
  • See yourself sitting on the patio soaking up this amazing view
  • Sunrise at Rock Cottage
  • Crab fishing from the jetty is fun!
  • September reflections on the river
  • Easter time and the Cornish Primroses are flowering once again
  • Early morning - the magical Mawgan Creek
  • English Bluebells on the banks
  • Birdlife to fascinate you
  • Fishing Cove 10 minutes away - dogs welcome all year round
  • The creek in December
  • Ever-changing landscapes at Rock Cottage
  • It's autumn on Mawgan Creek - fabulous colours

Rock Cottage, Helford River - Lizard Peninsula, South West Cornwall

Waterside self catering accommodation. Sleeps 4 adults and 2 children comfortably.

Rock Cottage is over 400 years old and stands alone in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Unique, picturesque, a little piece of paradise with a magnificent exclusive view, this traditional Cornish property sits in an acre of its own, fronting the Mawgan Creek on two sides. This is a very special place where you can escape everyday life, unwind and relax.

Birdsong is your company here and the gentle lapping of the tidal Mawgan Creek occasionally breaks the silence. Away from the crowds offering you privacy at all times, you can enjoy its large terraced grounds and well tended waterside garden, woodland and a private foreshore where our sturdy rowing dinghy is moored. This beautiful holiday cottage comfortably accommodates four adults with two children or just a couple.

So, if you are looking for a special place, somewhere with no neighbours, owners or other properties in sight, just unspoilt views with peace and tranquillity, Rock Cottage has this and much more. The serene and ever-changing landscape will instantly captivate you!

If you can tear yourself away from here, within an easy 10 minute drive, you will soon discover the Lizard Peninsula and some of the finest sandy beaches in the area, National Trust gardens, the South West coastal footpaths, good places to eat and drink and lots more.

During our ownership of 62 years, hundreds of guests have taken a holiday at Rock Cottage and many return frequently knowing there is always something new to discover.

With more than 70 Excellent 5* reviews from very satisfied guests, what more can we say! Except, do come and experience it for yourself.