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You'll find all the things Cornwall is famous for; spectacular beaches; surf spots and surf schools; gorgeous gardens; cliff top walks; boat trips; and of course iconic attractions such as St Michael's Mount, the Lost Gardens of Heligan, Minack Theatre, Land's End, King Arthur's castle and the Eden Project. But Cornwall will keep surprising you with the vast offer of new, different and fun things to do, even if you're a regular visitor, or a local. The National Trust in Cornwall has more than 25 historic places and gardens.
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Renowned for our exquisite dining, we pride ourselves on offering a selection of fresh fish and meat from local farms and butchers. Our produce is always seasonal and Cornish where possible, reducing food miles and maintaining the quality that we have built our reputation on. Our elegant yet contemporary dining room overlooks the garden and patio, flooded with light during the day and dining beside romantic candlelight in the evening.
Experience animal welfare in action at Cornwall’s only Seal Sanctuary and rescue centre. Hear about dramatic rescues and meet the seal and sea lion characters whose individual stories are brought to life during your visit.
A superb landscaped park, fallow deer, woodland and coastal walks and marvellous view, combine to make Mount Edgcumbe one of the most spectacular attractions in the West Country at any time of the year. One of only three Grade I Listed gardens in Cornwall.
Hall for Cornwall is a thriving theatre in the heart of Truro, Cornwall with a full programme of everything from classical to rock concerts, and pantomime to touring productions from the West End.
The Driftwood is many things, but it comes into it’s own as a pub. We have 3 cosy bars with wood burning stoves and a fantastic selection of alcohol.