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The Lookout is a traditional Cornish cottage superbly located right on the coastal path with magnificent views across the outer harbour and the beach.




People come back to Porthleven time and time again drawn by its picturesque harbour surrounded by craft shops and galleries.  


This flourishing little Cornish working port offers a warm welcome to people from all over the world.

Set in the foot of the West Cornish coast between evocative Lands End and The Lizard it is within easy reach of Saint Michael's Mount, St. Ives and the international port of Falmouth.

Known for its high class fish restaurants and friendly atmosphere it offers something for all tastes and budgets.


Situated on the Coastal Path within easy reach of romantic Loe Pool of Arthurian legend there are stunning local walks  or why not explore the rugged  West Cornish coastline and superb  beaches within easy reach.




You will never be bored in Porthleven!

Beaches galore, the Porthleven Food Festival, weekly gig racing and Lifeboat Day in the summer.

Dramatic storm watching in the winter.

If good food is your thing Porthleven boasts many restaurants including three mentioned in the Michelin Guide

Learn canoeing in the outer harbour, take a fishing trip or hire bicycles and explore the village and its surrounding countryside.

Walk the cliff tops, the Coastal Path goes right past our door.

Two well equipped children's play parks in the village.

Family theme parks and fun activities all within easy reach.

Or relax and watch the world go by with a Cornish cream tea, pasty or a pint of local brew!



The Lookout

The Lookout and Porthleven Cornish holidays go together.  


A 150-year-old traditional Cornish granite fisherman’s cottage with stunning views overlooking Porthleven’s Outer Harbour and Mounts Bay.  

Two bedrooms, sleeps four.

Off street parking for two cars.

Wi Fi

Lounge/diner upstairs enjoying panoramic views over the sea.

Night storage and additional electric heating throughout.

This Cornish holiday cottage offers a cosy, clean and comfortable bolt hole to relax and let the romance of West Cornwall do its magic. 

Ideal for a more active Cornish holiday. On the Coastal Path but a few minutes’ walk from the village centre with its excellent selection of shops, pubs and restaurants. 

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