On the Doorstep

The National Trust Coastal Path from behind the cottage or across the quay * half-hour Boat trips from the front door in season * Polperro Heritage Museum * Model Village * Couch's House * the House on Props * Tram and Horse rides

The Big Ones

The Eden Project, just thirty minutes away * Lost Gardens of Heligan * Anthony House, featured in 2010's Alice in Wonderland * Lanhydrock House, one of the finest National Trust houses in Cornwall

Beaches

Lansallos Bay * Lantivit Beach * Lantic Bay * Talland Bay * Par Sands * Looe * Whitsand Bay for surfing * an hour to the North Coast * Polkerris Beach

Fishing

Bake Fishing Lakes * Jay Cee * Shark Angling Club of Great Britain based in Looe * Siblyback Trout Fishing

Boat Trips

Right outside in season * Glass Bottom Boat Looe * Fowey for River Steamers * Sibleyback Lake for major water sports and kids