The Hidden Hut and Driftwood Hotel, 2 of many local attractions
Cornwall has a multitude of attractions to help wile away the hours
Caerhays has an international reputation for its camellias and rhododendrons and is home to a national magnolia collection.
The castle itself was designed by John Nash around 200 years ago and both the building and its occupants have played significant roles in the history of Cornwall.
Fish and Trips St Mawes
Fishing trips & chartered outings. Fancy
a half or full day charter taking in the sights of the historic
St Mawes harbour and coastline by boat, or a leisurely cruise
along the River Fal? Set sail with friendly, local skipper James
Brown, a former commercial fisherman with more than 20 years
experience. Tel - 07891 300 078 or 01326 279 204
The Eden Project
One of the most famous horticultural sites in the world. Open all
year round this is a must see on your visit. Near St. Austell @40
minutes by car.
Roseland Paddle and Sail
"Between the Land and the Sea" is a fair description of the Roseland,
one of the most beautiful parts of Cornwall. The best way to experience
the beauty of this peninsula is by water and it provides some of
the best sailing and canoeing areas in the country.
The Lost Gardens of Heligan
Made famous on TV, these are the gardens 'discovered' and recreated
by Tim Smit (the power behind the Eden Project). A wonderful place
to visit. Near Mevagissey @30 minutes by car.
Flambards is more than just a Theme Park - it is one of the most
popular tourist attractions in Cornwall. Not only does the Theme
Park host the best thrill rides in Cornwall, but also the Flambards
Victorian Village and Britain in the Blitz indoor tourist attractions.
A superb subtropical valley garden with year-round interest. beautiful
views over the Helford River and coastline
Make a day of it at Land’s End – a place of stunning scenery and
fabled views. A place of natural beauty. Cornwall’s place of legend
and mystery with 6 superb attractions bringing you tales of heroism,
skulduggery and adventure.
A spectacular 26 acre Cornish ravine garden, rated among the 80
finest gardens in the world with great local food served in their
terraced garden cafe.
The Minack Theatre is the most famous cliff theatre in Britain,
possibly in the world,carved into the granite cliff overlooking
the spectacular panorama of Porthcurno bay.
Developed by Ray and Shirley Clemo, passionate plantspeople and
avid collectors of rare and unusual specimens - see over 6,000 plants
carefully labelled! The gardens are immaculate. The attention to
detail is impressive.
South West Coast Path
This is right on our doorstep. Explore the local coast from this
central base with beautiful walks to St. Anthony's Head, Nare Head
and many more lovely spots.
for books on walking the South West Coast Path and throughout
The Hidden Hut
A hut overlooking
Porthcurnick beach Portscatho. Outdoor seating area with
spectular sea views. Hot drinks, crepes, toasted sandwiches,
freshly baked pasties, organic ice creams and homemade cakes.
Closed for winter Nov - Feb
Need we say more. The beaches of the South Coast provide some of
the safest swimming in Cornwall. On our doorstep are Pothcurnick,
Towan, Carne and Pendower to name but a few
Surfing on the North Coast is under an hour away.
The Original Cornish seaside boutique hotel.
Sample the excellent food on the terrace whilst enjoying stunning
views over the Percuil river towards St Anthony's Head.
Under 5 minutes walk, this recently opened hotel has established
a reputation for the finest food being awarded a Michelin Star for
St Mawes Hotel
Originally refurbished in the winter of 1999 The St Mawes Hotel
is situated but a stone throw away from the waters edge in the delightful
village of St Mawes, Cornwall. A friendly welcome is offered to
all customers, be it hotel guests or members of the public that
frequent the bar & restaurant.
Curgurrell Farm Shop
Curgurrell farm shop at Portscatho, situated just up the road is a seafood lover's dream come true. Open 6 days a week the shop, run by Charlotte and Simon Taffinder, offers the very finest lobsters, crabs and fresh fish caught by sons Ben, William and Tom, and friend Chris Chesterfield.
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