B&Bs in Helston

Explore a variety of charming B&Bs and guest houses in Cornwall and find the perfect home away from home. Gateway to the Lizard Peninsula, Helston is a town where impressive heritage meets a modern community, no more so than in early May when Flora Day takes place, filling the town with music and dance.


Whether nestled in a coastal village or countryside setting, these accommodations provide a cosy retreat for your Cornwall adventure.

Lyndale Guest House, Helston

B&Bs in Helston

Enjoy a unique and charming experience during your stay at a Bed & Breakfast in Cornwall. Start your day with a hearty breakfast before heading out to explore all that Cornwall has to offer. Your host will tell you everything you need to know about the local area, and can provide valuable recommendations on nearby attractions, hidden gems, and activities. Their insider tips can help enhance your Cornwall experience and introduce you to lesser-known places.

FAQ's Helston

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  • Helston is no longer served by a railway, at least not one connected to the mainline. The branch-line into Helston closed in the early 1960s.

    A short stretch of the line has recently reopened to the north of the town as a heritage railway, travelling along one mile of track.

  • The nearest beach to Helston is Loe Bar, about two miles away through the Penrose Estate. It's mentioned in the main section. This is not a beach you can swim from and there's no nearby parking.

    The nearest beach that you can park close to is at Porthleven (4 miles), but like Loe Bar this is not recommended for swimming due to strong currents.

  • Helston is perhaps most famous for the 'Furry' or Floral Dance held on the 8th May, unless this falls on a Sunday or Monday when it takes place on the preceding Saturday.


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