English Heritage Self Catering Cottages

English Heritage Self Catering Cottages

Immerse yourself in the history and beauty of Cornwall and stay at one of English Heritage’s self -catering properties located at Pendennis or St Mawes Castle.

The Custodian’s House

The Custodian’s House is a beautiful, spacious one-bedroom cottage situated in the ramparts of Pendennis Castle. With sweeping views of the Cornish coast and Gyllyngvase Beach, it’s a fantastic base for exploring Falmouth, the Helford River and Truro.

Callie’s Cottage

Built as a sergeant's mess in the early 1900s, this beautiful stone cottage takes its name from Callie Saxty – the castle’s former operations manager who lived here for 24 years. Situated at the heart of Pendennis Castle, with two beautifully presented bedrooms, Callie’s House is a unique place to stay in Cornwall.

Fort House

Across the water lies Pendennis’ sister castle, St Mawes which is home to the Fort House. A beautiful self-catering cottage, the accommodation here is light and airy, with rooms providing mesmerising views of the Fal Estuary. Enjoy easy access to the beautiful village of St Mawes, home to boutique shops, delectable eateries and hidden gems – you’ll never want to leave.

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The delicious welcome hamper – filled with bread, milk, eggs, preserves and a bottle of wine!

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Exploring more of Cornwall’s unique history. Holiday cottage guests have free of charge access to all English Heritage sites for the duration of their stay.