Browse the galleries, craft and gift shops whilst wandering through the narrow streets of the magical and tranquil Mevagissey. This traditional 14th-century Cornish fishing village will awaken your senses.
Enjoy some fish and chips whilst watching the pleasure craft and fishing boats mingle together in the busy working harbour. Take a sightseeing trip out to sea or try your hand at fishing. Mevagissey has had a colourful history throughout the years; boatbuilding and fishing were frequently used as a cover up for a healthy smuggling trade.
Stay in one of our cottages in Mevagissey in June for exhibitions, demonstrations, live music, fireworks and delicious fish dishes that are all part of the famous Mevagissey Feast Week. Visit the Aquarium on the harbour to see local species and appreciate the diversity of the local marine wildlife.
Set in a designated 'Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty' and situated on the eastern side of the Roseland there is a wide choice of beaches and stunning secluded coves nearby. Take a stroll along the cliff tops and fill your lungs with crisp clean Cornish air. Admire the breath taking scenery before heading back to your Mevagissey cottage.
The award winning and beautiful Lost Gardens of Heligan are a short drive away along with the amazing and popular Eden Project. Take a trip on the passenger ferry to Fowey and explore further reaches of beautiful Cornwall. Check out our Cornwall Guide to discover more about what's on, places to eat, places to visit and things to do in Mevagissey and the surrounding area.