For safe sandy beaches, walking, wildlife, water sports and
more, try one of our holiday cottages in Looe. East Looe beach is
great for sandcastle building and swimming, with all the facilities
of town a short stroll away. Just beyond and also at West Looe,
rocks and pools entice budding beachcombers while the sheltered
cove of Lantic Bay is the perfect place for relaxation
Water activities range from snorkelling and wreck diving to
crabbing, sailing and fishing. Spot dolphins on a boat trip around
the bay or join an excursion to Looe Island, a wonderful nature
reserve that's home to nesting birds, grey seals, rare breed
sheep and more. Another great day out for families is the Monkey
Fantastic walks near your Looe cottage
If you've a passion for walking, a Looe cottage is the ideal
choice, with miles of beautiful trails and way-marked paths close
by. Head inland to Kilminorth Woods, gateway to the gloriously
green West Looe Valley, or follow the South West Coast Path to the
enchanting fishing village of Polperro. For guided walks with local
experts, why not plan your cottage holiday in Looe around
September's South East Cornwall Walking Festival?
Back in town, browse gift shops, galleries and elegant
boutiques. Indulge in a Cornish cream tea or sample the
catch-of-the-day at one of the many harbour-front restaurants.
Foodies make note of the annual Taste Festival, a culinary
extravaganza of special menus and hands-on presentations.
For fancy dress, fireworks and partying, book a Looe cottage over New Year - a major highlight of this town's many attractions.