Important notice -

Due to fallen trees, the main road from Cotehele Quay to the House is currently closed. Please follow the diversion. Due to a tight corner on the diversion route we advise larger vehicles to enter via A390. House, mill and garden open as normal.

An atmospheric Tudor house with Medieval roots, a working mill on an historic quay, a glorious garden with valley views and an expansive estate to explore.


What's on

Upcoming events

Daffodils at Cotehele

Fri 18 Mar 2022
Visit Cotehele this spring to discover the garden ablaze with Cotehele's spectacular daffodil display.

Meet the Maker: Mel Chambers - Alchemy Tiles

Sun 27 Mar 2022
Pop by the Bull Pen Gallery to meet Mel Chambers from Alchemy Tiles to learn more about her work.

Easter egg hunts at Cotehele

Sat 09 Apr 2022
This spring, treat your little ones to a world of adventures at Cotehele on the Easter adventures in nature trails.

Blossom Picnics at Cotehele

Sat 30 Apr 2022
Pick up a blanket from visitor reception and wander up to the orchards for a peaceful picnic among apple blossom and birdsong.

Things to see and do



Try a slice of delicious carrot cake

Eating and drinking at Cotehele 

It wouldn't be a National Trust visit without a break for cake and Cotehele has plenty of options. Stop by the Barn Restaurant or The Edgcumbe or find a picnic spot on the quay.




Our work

Details of three portraits

Addressing our histories of colonialism and historic slavery 

Cotehele, along with a number of other places and collections in our care, deals with contentious political histories. Learn more about what we are doing to be inclusive in our work and acknowledge the impact and legacies of colonialism.


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Places to stay

The exterior of Malt House, Cotehele, Cornwall

Holiday cottages at Cotehele 

You'll have Cotehele to yourself in early mornings and after the day visitors have gone home when you stay in one of our holiday cottages on the estate.


Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Cotehele on the National Trust Collections website