Get away from it all to a luxurious Cornish escape. Set in a gorgeous, secluded, romantic, private, and sustainable 22-acre estate with fabulous views, Kernock Cottages offers four 5* luxury detached, and superbly equipped, self-catering cottages, each with a private covered hot tub.

Kernock’s Key Features

  • Four individual cottages (sleeps 2,4,4,6) on a fabulous private 22-acre estate, each with WiFi and Smart TV
  • Private hot tub with each property, stunning views and enclosed gardens
  • Dogs: 6-acre secure dog park, up to 4 dogs per property
  • EV charging
  • Exceptionally well-equipped cottages, all en-suite bedrooms
  • Heather Barn property is wheelchair accessible (M3A VisitEngland)
  • Walks, beaches, activities and attractions locally
  • Great local dog-friendly pub (walkable – 1km)

Family & Dog Friendly

All cottages are family-friendly and dog-friendly, and Heather Barn is fully wheelchair accessible (NAS M3a). There is ample parking with each cottage.

Kernock offers both a luxury stay on-site in tranquil surroundings, and an excellent launch point for walks, discovery, and activities across Cornwall. Our reviews are here. Dogs can run and explore in “Central Bark”, our renowned 6-acre on-site secure dog walking area. Each cottage has a secure garden and a warm doggy shower. Kernock has both eV and TESLA charging facilities. The estate operates on sustainable energy sources including biomass heating, borehole water and solar electricity.

Perfect Cornish Location

Kernock is situated in South East Cornwall and it’s just a 1km walk to the village pub in Pillaton. There’s so much to do locally – beautiful beaches, Dartmoor/Bodmin Moor, river walks, National Trust and Plymouth attractions all within 10 miles. Coastal villages Looe and Polperro and the Rame Head peninsula (Cornwall’s forgotten corner) are within 20 minutes. Further afield are the North Cornwall attractions of Bude, Tintagel, Port Isaac, Polzeath, Rock, Padstow and Newquay.

5* Gold Award

We are a member of Premier Cottages and all bookings are made directly through our website. We hold both the Visit England 5* Gold Award and the Gold Award for Green Tourism. We have previously won awards for excellence in both Cornwall and the South West.

Our Cottages

The Coach House

Is perfect for couples (+ a cot), whether for a romantic break or an active getaway. Its intimate beamed interior is hugely popular with our guests, with underfloor heating and a beautiful enclosed garden.

Bedrooms 1 – sleeps 2

Heather Barn

Is a spacious (1000 sq ft) award-winning single-storey accessible holiday cottage of the highest standard. The cottage is all on one level, so is perfect for the less mobile guest, for wheelchair users and for toddlers. It has underfloor heating and 2 en-suite bedrooms (each of the super-kingsize beds can be split into twins).

Bedrooms 2 – sleeps 4

Tree Barn

Built in 1830, Tree Barn is a conversion into a light and airy cottage facing into the valley. It is on two levels, with a rustic cosiness and 2 en-suite bedrooms (one can be split into twins).

Bedrooms 2 – sleeps 4

Owl Barn

Built in 1830, Owl Barn is a conversion into a cosy cottage for 6, with a mezzanine lounge, and 3 en-suite double bedrooms (one can be split into twins). Its views down the valley are stunning.

Bedrooms 3 – sleeps 6

Owl Barn can be booked as a luxury sleeps-2 cottage – Little Owl

Tree and Owl Barns can be booked together as The Roost – sleeping 10 guests

Further Information

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Kernock Cottages – Nr. Saltash

Kernock House
PL12 6RY



01579 350435