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
A 'grown-ups' only AA 5 star coastal B&B in Bude, with beaches, bars, cafés and restaurants within 100 yards. Enjoy amazing views from an elevated position overlooking the cliffs, coast & countryside of North Cornwall.

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North Coast
Stay in a lovely farmhouse in a coastal setting on a working farm owned by the National Trust. Stunning location at Crackington Haven approximately half-way between Boscastle and Bude. Welcoming pot of tea and hot buttered saffron cake on your arrival. 

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Cornwall
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 > Boscastle
B&B in the heart of the picturesque Cornish harbour village of Boscastle. Adjacent to the tranquil Valency Valley and only yards from the harbour, stunning coastal scenery & quaint old village, character inns, excellent restaurants & quality shops.

North Coast > Padstow
Family owned park on Trevose Head. Just 3 miles from Padstow & within easy reach of Newquay. 300 yards from safe, sandy beach & adjacent to Golf Course. On site clubhouse with entertainment, restaurant, bars, kids club, shop,

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North Coast > Padstow
Our 3 spacious and comfortable barns overlook a peaceful country valley. Furnished and equipped to a high standard. Sleeps 2 - 8. En-suites, central heating, log fires and large 2 acre garden. Padstow and sandy beaches approx 4 miles.

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North Coast > Boscastle
Bed and Breakfast in an historic house in beautiful gardens near Boscastle, north Cornwall. Log fires, pigs, hens, ducks, bees, footpaths on door step, home-grown food, evening meals. 

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Cornwall
4* rated self-catering holiday accommodation for up to 4 people in the heart of North Cornwall. This is the original 17th century farmhouse, nestled in the grounds of Wheal Basset Farm, and is just over a mile from the award winning Porthtowan beach.

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