Gunnislake and the Tamar Valley area are dominated by the stunning River Tamar and the surrounding areas such as Cotehele, Tavistock, Albaston, Morwellham and Kit Hill boast wildlife-spotting opportunities a-plenty.
Gunnislake in Cornwall The village of Gunnislake is situated on the Devon/Cornwall border in South East Cornwall. Keep eyes peeled for osprey, barn owls, spoonbills, peregrine falcons, the beautiful kingfisher and conferences of dragonfly when on holiday in this beautiful UNESCO site. Dramatic Dartmoor with its rugged landscape, magical folklore, and dramatic granite tors is a rambler's paradise and easily accessed from your holiday cottage in Gunnislake.
Holidays in Gunnislake Hire canoes for all the family from Cotehele Quay and experience the delight of gliding in a silent boat in some of the most beautiful scenery in the country; past steeply sloping woodland, old quays, mine chimneys, farms and boatyards. Stroll from your holiday cottage in Gunnislake to the nearby riverside village of Calstock; Calstock has an artsy bohemian feel and visitors will be charmed by the talented local musicians, imaginative artists and friendly locals which inhabit this quirky tight-knit community. There is even a family-run ice cream parlour right on the river which has been in the same Italian family for generations!