Pengelly Retreat – Award Winning Luxury Yurt and Lakeside Cabin, Cornwall

Enjoy a self-catering retreat in the award winning lakeside cabin and luxury yurt in Pengelly Retreat, Cornwall, close to Hayle and St Ives. Home to the beautiful Sail House yurt and the architect-designed Boat House log cabin, we offer the most idyllic escape for a couples’ retreat or solo holiday in Cornwall, where days are filled with relaxation and exploration in abundance.

With both our gorgeous lakeside cabin and luxury yurt sleeping two adults, you are invited to enjoy a truly tranquil holiday in Cornwall surrounded by nothing but nature. Set in 5 acres of private land, both lakeside retreats are located at opposite ends of a large lake affording plentiful space and privacy.

Award Winning Accommodation in Cornwall

Pengelly Retreat was selected for Best Glamping Business of the Year awards at the Cornwall Tourism Awards and at the regional South West Tourism Awards for the last two years running!  See our Press Reviews & Awards page for more details.  We’re also the proud winners of the Cornwall Tourism Wildlife Friendly Business Award, head to our Wildlife page to find out more about the thriving wildlife and natural habitats at Pengelly Retreat.


Enjoy a Unique Lakeside Retreat in a Luxury Yurt or Log Cabin

As featured in Coast Magazine – “The whole place has a real sense of magic… a peaceful spot to sit and watch swallows, kingfishers, herons, moorhens and emperor dragonflies.”  

The Boat House Cabin, Cornwall

Perfect for relaxing cabin holidays in Cornwall, the architect-designed Boat House overlooks the western end of our lake, boasting stunning views from its windows and a balcony cantilevered over the water.

The Sail House Luxury Yurt, Cornwall

If you are looking for a luxury yurt holiday in Cornwall to enjoy a solo break or romantic getaway, look no further than the Sail House. A dog-friendly, self-catering yurt overlooking the eastern end of our lake, ideal for leisurely mornings with yoga on the deck and evenings watching incredible sunsets.

Yoga & Spa Treatments

The gardens, land and water here at Pengelly Retreat have an magical quality to them. Try a spot of yoga on your private sun deck, book a private yoga lesson or treat yourself to a luxurious spa treatment in the comfort of your accommodation.

Small Weddings & Elopements, Cornwall

Should you be looking for unique venue for your small wedding or elopement in Cornwall, the combination of secret gardens, lakes and beaches nearby makes this a magical venue for your special celebration.  Our Cornwall small wedding packages are ideal for 2-12.

Yoga Retreats, Cornwall

Pengelly Retreat is also a beautiful venue for small organised groups such as yoga or writers retreats.  The natural surroundings, lush gardens and flowing water create a wonderful location for creative and inspirational retreats.

Cornwall Beaches and Places to Visit

And if you can manage to tear yourself away, our country retreat is ideally located for exploring Cornwall’s many things to see and do. With some of the best beaches in Cornwall just a stone’s throw away, a 15-minute drive will take you to the award-winning surf beaches of Gwithian on the north coast and Praa Sands on the south coast. Meanwhile iconic sites like St Michael’s Mount and the Minack Theatre are in easy reach too.

To check availability and discover more about the unique self-catering accommodation, retreats and special celebrations at Pengelly Retreat click on the Menu links or give us a call on 01736 850 225.

We look forward to welcoming you here!