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Popular holiday rental amenities in Porthleven
Select a filter to easily find accommodation matching your criteria among the 216 properties in Porthleven. Our data reveals that internet and TVs are the most frequently offered features in Porthleven. Three amenities that aren't common are barbecues, balconies/patios and fireplaces.
The Weather in Porthleven
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Here is our climate diagram for Porthleven. During July, maximum temperatures climb above 19°. Conversely, February is the coolest month in Porthleven, with temperatures falling below 4°. The rainiest month is January, while the driest month is May.
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Accommodation options for your holiday in Porthleven
91 of the 216 offers in Porthleven are house rentals. They account for more than half of the property types there (55.83%). The average size of house rentals in Porthleven is 99 m², and they cost, on average, £206 per night. Moreover, if you're going in a group of 5, house rentals are an excellent property type in Porthleven, as they are usually able to welcome 5 guests. You can also consider other types of accommodation in Porthleven. Hotel rooms are another typical accommodation option in Porthleven, with 13 currently listed. Our analysis shows that the median cost of hotel rooms is £175 per night for an area of 16 m².
Stay in a holiday cottage in Porthleven for panoramic views of the bay
Cornish fisherman's cottages and net lofts make up the best of Porthleven's accommodation. This pretty seaside town is home to white painted houses and incredible coastal weather, making it easy to forget you're still in England.
Where to find the best food in Porthleven?
Eating out in Porthleven: from traditional to gastro
With a reputation for great, locally sourced food and varied dining options, Porthleven is a treasure trove for food lovers. Don't miss Rick Stein's restaurant, situated on the harbour front serving food inspired by the famous chef's travels.
The SeaDrift Kitchen offers local steak and seafood, while Amelies specialises in gourmet cuisine. For something more informal, try a traditional Cornish pasty from one of many bakeries, or head to a cosy pub for some delicious local craft beer or cider.
What are the best places to discover the arts and culture of Porthleven?
Art and culture in Porthleven: sea walks, arts and crafts
Porthleven exudes the slow pace of life that makes Cornwall a popular holiday destination. Spend your days breathing fresh sea air, take walks along the coastal path or stroll two miles to Loe Bar, Cornwall's biggest fresh water lake.
The nearby Penrose Estate offers a multitude of walking paths that meander through forest and farmland, and the South West Coast Path links Porthleven to the Lizard Peninsula. For experienced surfers, Porthleven offers powerful waves, and lessons are available locally. If you feel less daring, hit the cobbled village streets and immerse yourself in the local craft shops.
What are the best events and festivals in Porthleven?
Regular events in Porthleven
Throughout the summer you'll find the town band playing every day, and there's always something going on. The Porthleven Food Festival that takes place every April sees the harbour come to life with cooking demonstrations and workshops, music and dancing.
The Masked Ball, held every May, brings the best of local performing arts to a cliff-top that overlooks Mount's Bay. Later in the summer, local rowers get together for the town's Gig Day, and a Torchlight Procession hails the end of summer.
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