The North Cornwall coast

Why visit the North Coast of Cornwall?

The Atlantic coast of North Cornwall stretches for over forty miles from Bude to Perranporth along a wildly beautiful landscape where towns and villages huddle in the cliffs for protection against the sea.

A renowned hub for thrill seekers who get active in and out of the water, the mile wide bays are popular with the nation’s surfers and families alike and the area magically combines the hip and trendy with absolutely stunning natural scenery.

You'll find:

  • Surf spots
  • Sensational beaches
  • Spectacular coastline
  • Picturesque harbours
  • Dramatic cliffs
  • Sandy bays
  • Cliff top walks
  • The Camel Trail
  • Tintagel Castle

Places to visit include:

Boscastle; Bude; Camelford; Crackington Haven; Delabole; Mawgan Porth; Newquay; Padstow; Polzeath; Port Isaac; Perranporth; Rock; St. Agnes; Tintagel; Wadebridge; Watergate Bay.

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North Coast > Bude
With panoramic views of Summerleaze Beach, The Beach is sophisticated and relaxing. The buzzing bar and terrace are perfect for enjoying cocktails as the sun sets, and the restaurant features dishes that highlight Cornish produce.

North Coast > Mawgan Porth > Newquay
Charming cluster of 4 detached, beamed cottages, well equipped and beautifully furnished. Quiet, countryside location, in 54 acres, 1 mile as the seagull flies from Porth beach, 2 miles into Newquay town centre. Sleeps 2 - 8.

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North Coast > Newquay > South Coast > Truro > Truro > Film and Literature > Poldark
Degembris is a 16th century farmhouse offering family run B&B in the heart of Cornwall. Stunning views over patchwork fields, yet a short drive to the rugged north coast. Award winning breakfast to set you up for a day of exploring.

★★☆☆☆ AA
North Coast > St. Agnes > South Coast > Truro > Truro
Penkerris is an Edwardian house offering relaxed, affordable B&B in St Agnes. There is ample parking and a large sunny lawned garden. Walking distance of three beaches and magnificent cliff walks. Local shops and pubs nearby. 

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North Coast > Bodmin Moor + Tamar Valley > Launceston
Situated in beautiful countryside, the panoramic views across the Tamar valley to Dartmoor are superb. Our 7 cottages converted from the 18th century farmhouse and outbuildings can accommodate between 4 and 8 people.

★★★★AA
North Coast > Perranporth > St. Agnes > South Coast > Truro > Truro
Trevarth is a small and friendly family run holiday park in the heart of Cornwall. Trevarth captures all that is best in Cornish holidays – modern holiday homes set in idyllic and tranquil location just inland from the North Coast beaches.

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North Coast > Boscastle > Camelford > Tintagel
Pendragon Country House is a beautifully presented family run guest house near Boscastle and Tintagel offering B&B with optional evening meal. Seven en-suite bedrooms, luxuriously appointed, spacious public rooms.

North Coast > Port Isaac > South Coast > Falmouth > Looe > West Cornwall > Porthleven > St. Ives
Hand-picked selection of over 600 of the finest holiday homes throughout Cornwall. We specialise in offering individual holiday homes in wonderful coastal & countryside locations.

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