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Welcome to Lelant


Holidays in Lelant

Lelant is a pretty, quaint village that is situated on the main route to Carbis Bay and St Ives. Rent a self catering property in Lelant and you'll be well placed to dine out at the delicious deli and restaurant, 'The Old Forge', enjoy a round of golf at West Cornwall Golf Club, or jump on the branch line to St Ives town.

Lelant itself has two pubs, a restaurant, a golf course with stunning views and a vast beach with areas of secluded woodland. Holidays in Lelant are perfect for couples who want the peace of staying somewhere rural but are close to local amenities. You're never far from the beach when you stay in Lelant; take a stroll alongside the estuary, through the sand dunes and down to the vast expanse of Porthkindney Sands where the River Hayle joins the Atlantic Ocean.

Did you know...

Porthkidney beach is dog-friendly all year round!

Things to do near Lelant

If you book a holiday in Lelant you’re perfectly situated for sightseeing, with a nearby train line to St Ives or Penzance for spot of shopping. If you jump in the car you can travel down the far west coast, one of the most beautiful driving routes in the UK. Stop off at the Gurnard’s Head for a bite of lunch or make your way down to Cape Cornwall and Sennen Cove

For those looking to explore on foot, the 12.5 mile St Michael's Way walk from Lelant to Marazion offers a great way to experience the Cornish countryside. The walk meanders through moorland and the small villages of Gulval and Ludgvan before emerging in Marazion with St Michael's Mount in clear view.

For something requiring a little less energy, visit Steeple Woods Nature Reserve for a more relaxing walk and spectacular views. Read more on our blog.

If you fancy a round of golf, Lelant is home to the West Cornwall Golf Club, offering breathtaking views and is playable at any time of year. Read more on our blog about Golf Courses in West Cornwall.

Nearby beaches

The closest beach to Lelant is Porthkidney Sands which is dog-friendly. Please note there are certain restrictions during peak months on other beaches in the area. 

For more info on Porthkidney Sands, and other must-see beaches in the area, check out our blog post on Sandy beaches in West Cornwall.

Stay in Lelant

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Ayda's Rest

Ayda's Rest, Lelant

From £400 - £1130
Sleeps 4 + cot


Carntiscoe, Lelant

From £838 - £3387
Sleeps 10 + 2 cots

Surf and Turf

Surf and Turf, Lelant

From £392 - £940
Sleeps 4 + cot

Old Court Cottage

Old Court Cottage, Lelant

From £591 - £1530
Sleeps 6 + cot

The Loft

The Loft, Lelant

From £501 - £1638
Sleeps 6 + cot

The Lookout, Hawkes Point

The Lookout, Hawkes Point, Carbis Bay

From £885 - £2543
Sleeps 6 + cot

Saltings Seacret

Saltings Seacret, Lelant

From £468 - £1325
Sleeps 6 + cot

Bay Tree Cottage

Bay Tree Cottage, Lelant

From £502 - £1362
Sleeps 4 + cot

Cormorant Cottage

Cormorant Cottage, Lelant

From £435 - £1092
Sleeps 4 + cot

Grebe Cottage

Grebe Cottage, Lelant

From £482 - £1307
Sleeps 4 + cot

The Sail Loft

The Sail Loft, Lelant

From £533 - £1530
Sleeps 5 + cot

Atlantic View, Hawkes Point

Atlantic View, Hawkes Point, Carbis Bay

From £565 - £1711
Sleeps 4 + cot

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