Destination guide

Friendly Praa Sands will entice you

The ocean views and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Praa Sands. This welcoming city allures visitors with its cafés and bars. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Praa Sands

Are you looking for attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Praa Sands a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Marazion Marsh (4.4 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Paradise Park and JungleBarn (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Gwinear Pitch & Putt (5.4 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Hayle Golf Range (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Flambards (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • West Cornwall Golf Club (6.2 mi / 10 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Praa Sands

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Praa Sands. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Land's End (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • Porthleven Beach (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • St. Michael's Mount (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Marazion Marsh (4.4 mi / 7.2 km)
  • The Loe (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Loe Bar Beach (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)

Traveling to and around Praa Sands

The nearest airport is in Newquay (NQY-Newquay Cornwall), located 28.7 mi (46.2 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Praa Sands?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,962 holiday lettings near Praa Sands. From 776 Houses to 685 Cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Praa Sands is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Praa Sands?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Praa Sands. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Perran Beach: 4,975 holiday lettings
  • Loe Bar Beach: 3,500 holiday lettings
  • Porthleven Beach: 3,494 holiday lettings
  • Godrevy Beach: 4,108 holiday lettings
  • St Ives Harbour: 3,220 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Praa Sands listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Praa Sands?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 776 Houses in Praa Sands. Our other popular types of Praa Sands holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 685 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 685 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 685 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Farmhouses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Praa Sands?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 147 holiday homes with pool available in Praa Sands. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.