Holidays In Cornwall
Here we have picked a handful of some of our favourite pubs with accommodation and things to do when in Cornwall.
Pubs in Cornwall:The Plume Of Feathers, Newquay, Cornwall
The Plume of Feathers is the quintessence of contemporary countryside charm in the heart of Cornwall. Designed with comfort and style in mind, the 7 boutique rooms have been stylishly renovated to create a perfect for escape. The restaurant serves seasonal and locally sourced food, offering the best of both contemporary cool restaurant settings in the new conservatory or the original oak beamed ceilings in the heart of the pub. Rooms from £120 B&B.
The Rashliegh Arms, St Austell, Cornwall
The Rashleigh, ideally positioned in central Cornwall, provides an excellent jump off point for great attractions nearby. The menu is updated on a monthly basis to reflect the change in seasons. At the Rashleigh, there are eight guest bedrooms; all located in the 150 year old pub and each with its own character. All rooms are maintained to a high standard and some have views towards the sea and Charlestown Harbour. Rooms from £95 B&B.
The County Arms, Truro, Cornwall
The County Arms is a traditional Cornish Inn, serving award-winning St Austell Brewery Ales and home-cooked food and enjoys beautiful countryside views. The County Arms offers the ideal location from which to explore the rest of Cornwall. The Inn offers 33 top quality bedrooms with modern en-suites, providing all the amenities you would expect from a hotel. The warm and welcoming Inn has a relaxed and informal atmosphere and there is an outside decked area overlooking amazing views of the valley. Rooms from £69. Breakfast not included in price.
Old Success Inn, Penzance, Cornwall
The Old Success is a beautiful 17th century fisherman's inn, which has been transformed into comfortable, modern rooms and apartments while retaining its charm and character. The 12 bedrooms all are en-suite except for the single room which has private facilities opposite. The Restaurant and Bar at the Old Success Hotel provides informal dining, drinks and snacks in relaxed comfortable surroundings. Rooms from £60 B&B.
Seaview inn, Falmouth, Cornwall
Welcome to the Seaview Inn situated in Falmouth, Cornwall. Expect a warm, cosy welcome with a roaring open fire and a range of good beers and mouth watering food. The Seaview prides itself on providing good beers, lagers, real ales and ciders. There are three en suite rooms upstairs, with the dining/breakfast room situated between them, and they all have spectacular harbour views. The Inn is also served by a WiFi system and free broadband. Rooms from £65 B&B.
Things To Do:St Austell, Brewery Tour
Explore beer making on a tour of St Austell Brewery. From the heady heights of the mill you will pass the Mashtun and Copper and on to the Fermenting Vessels. This unique tour is mixed key points in the Brewery’s history making a compelling experience not to be missed. Adults £10.00.
Carnglaze Caverns is made up of three man-made caverns and offers a great day out for all the family. The caverns were originally formed as part of a slate quarry. There are guided tours available and during the low season visitors are able to go on self-guided tours. Adults £6.00 Child 3-15 £4.00.
The National Maritime Museum
The National Maritime Museum is an award winning visitor attraction that celebrates Cornwall's rich maritime history. There is variety of exhibitions and lectures on throughout the year as well as kids friendly displays. There are also fantastic views looking out from the Look Out tower. Adults £12, Children 5-15 £8.50, Under 5’s Free.
St Michael’s Mount
Stroll across the causeway where a legendary giant once walked. Follow the footsteps of pilgrims. Discover a medieval castle, a sub-tropical paradise and a close-knit island community. Delve into the history of a fortress, a priory, a harbour and a home. Listen to live music on the village green. Tuck into fresh local food in the Island Café or the Sail Loft Restaurant. Adults from £8.50, Children from £4.
The Eden Project
The Eden project is the 8th Wonder of the world and home to the world’s largest greenhouse. Outside the extensive grounds are landscaped and produce tea, lavender, sunflowers and hemp. Throughout the year the Eden Project also plays host to a number of art and music events. Adults £25, Children 5-16 £14, Under 5’s Free.
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