Rosehill Lodges

South West England Cornwall Porthtowan

  • 10 Lodges Sleeping 4–6

Luxury lodges with hot tubs in a perfect North Cornwall seaside location.

Visit Website

Get the best rates with no commission when you book direct with our partner

Situated on the north Cornwall coast, halfway between Newquay and St Ives, Rosehill Lodges are a bit of a hidden gem: buried deep in the woods, yet only a ten-minute walk from the Blue Flag beach at Porthtowan. Run by the affable John and Pauline Barrow and their team, they describe themselves as 'luxury lodges' and for once it's a description that is spot-on. Constructed with locally sourced timber, and with sustainable bamboo flooring and grass roofs, they are super-well-insulated and stay cool in summer and warm in winter. They've also used reclaimed materials as much as possible – ships's timbers and railway sleepers – and energy comes from solar panels, so they're eco-friendly too.

There are ten lodges in all, with between two and three bedrooms, and beds that can be configured in various ways depending on what you need, so ideal for both families and groups of friends. There's a kitchen with a fridge, freezer, dishwasher and washer/dryer, a decent-sized living area, and each lodge comes with its own wood-burner (and yes, since you ask, seasoned logs, firelighters and kindling are all provided, for free). It's not all rustic home comforts – each lodge also has superfast wifi and a smart TV, as well as an external drench shower to properly wash away the sand before collapsing into your very own hot tub on your very own verandah. You'll have worked up quite an appetite at the beach, but luckily there's also a charcoal BBQ for cooking up those all-important al fresco feasts. Some lodges are dog-friendly -and guests with dogs receive a hamper containing a dog blanket, a bath towel, a dog bowl, some poo bags and a bag of dog treats. Truly they seem to have to thought of everything...

As for the location, it really couldn't be much better. It's a perfect spot for exploring this part of Cornwall, but also interesting and comfortable enough in its own right if all you want to to is veg out and stay put. You could easily spend entire days on the beach, and the lodges are close enough to pop back now and then; you're also right on the South West Coast path and walking in either direction is a great way to explore this stunning coastline. The village has a shop, surf tuition and somewhere to eat in the excellent Blue Bar, along with other amenities, and the Rosehill Valley is a delight for birdwatchers – as is the nearby Hayle Estuary and Godrevy Head, both of which are a lovely walk away on the coastal path through an SSSI and land owned by the National Trust. By car, you're also just half an hour away from some of Cornwall's most iconic attractions – the Eden Project, Lost Gardens of Heligan, Falmouth, Truro and Land's End. If, that is, you can drag yourself out of that hot tub.

Make Enquiry

Get in touch with our partner directly



Available all year.


Short breaks - £416 - £1436 , Weekly - £550 - £2246.

Christmas/New Year 2018/19: Short Breaks £740 - £1028, Weekly £986 - £1285.

Please see their website for details of loyalty rewards and couples low occupancy discount.

Why Book Direct?

With Cool Places you pay no commission or booking fees. Cool Places links you directly to the property owner, so you always know that you are getting the best prices.

  • You’ll get the best rates, avoiding hefty fees and hidden costs
  • You’ll deal direct with the business or property owner who can answer all your questions
  • You’ll get the flexibility to tailor your trip, free from the restrictions of other booking platforms
  • You’ll be supporting independent UK businesses and the passionate people behind them

Visit Website

Get the best rates with no commission when you book direct with our partner


Contact Website  01209 891 920  Rosehill Lodges, Rosehill Lodges, Rosehill, Porthtowan, Cornwall TR4 8AR

Show Map

Getting There

From the main A30, (on the big Chiverton Cross roundabout) take the B3277 signposted St Agnes and Porthtowan. At the next roundabout take the third exit signposted St Agnes and Porthtowan. After one mile turn left signposted Porthtowan. At the crossroads go straight across. Carry on for one mile. Go down a steep hill, beach is on the right. Rosehill is 50yds past beach road. Rosehill Lodges are easily located by Sat Nav using postcode TR4 8AR.


  • BBQs
  • Dishwasher
  • Gardens & Grounds
  • Open Fire
  • Parking
  • Wifi

Looking For...

  • Beaches
  • Eco Retreat
  • Family Friendly
  • Five-Star Luxury
  • Short Walk to the Pub
  • Something Different
  • Walking
  • Waterborne Adventures

Related Guides

See Self Catering in Cornwall


Be the first to leave a review!

Add Your Review

List Your Property

Do you have a Cool Place you'd like to tell us about?

Join Cool Places

Other Cool Places near Rosehill Lodges

What Customers say about Cool Places

Everything I needed for a stay

I'm already looking forward to going again and would highly recommend this hotel to anyone visiting the area. It definitely deserves a five star rating!

Nathan, Verified Customer

6 out of 5!!!!

This place was amazing… I could not recommend this place enough, I’ll be singing their praise for many years to come and we are going to book again soon.

Barbara, Verified Customer

Easy to navigate

Great site that offers a really broad range of places to stay across the UK. Easy to navigate and book holidays.

Patrick, Verified Customer

Such a great variety of properties

Found this website when looking to book a staycation for later in the year. Such a great variety of properties and the website is really easy to use. Already shared with my family and friends.

CT, Verified Customer

Great, simple, straightforward

Great, simple and straightforward. I will definitely be using Cool Places again.

SM, Verified Customer