West Cornwall

Why visit West Cornwall?

A large part the peninsula here was once an island, and even though nowadays joined to the mainland, a feeling of individuality remains. Heathland covers the granite outcrops and the area is scattered with remnants of an incredibly ancient heritage. As you slip off the edge of the map into rocky gorges where tiny fishing villages face a wild ocean it’s as if you have slipped off the edge of time where Cornwall reveals its most individual and captivating side.

You'll find:

  • Long stretches of golden sand
  • Inspiring artists colonies
  • Smugglers coves
  • Historic mining settlements
  • Surf spots
  • Boat trips
  • Harbour towns
  • Ancient stone circles and Iron Age villages
  • St Michael's Mount
  • Lizard Peninsula
  • Minack Theatre
  • Land's End

Places to visit include:

St Ives, Hayle, Zennor, St Just, Cape Cornwall, Land's End, Sennen, Porthcurno, Penzance, Mousehole, Marazion, Helston, Lizard Point, Praa Sands, Porthleven, Mullion, Kynance Cove, Podhu Cove, Cadgwith, Coverack, St Keverne and The Helford River.

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★★★★★ Visit Britain
West Cornwall > St. Ives
A collection of luxurious 4 & 5 star self catering properties located along a stunning part of the Cornish coastline. Experience the best in sandy beaches, panoramic views & hassle free parking just outside St Ives.

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West Cornwall
Trengove's listed farmhouse is part of a courtyard of charming, traditional cottages, all individually furnished. A gentle stroll through the woods leads down to Portreath, a sandy beach, popular with families and surfers.

West Cornwall
Nestled in seven acres of woodland in the lush Lamorna Valley, Rosemerrynwood consists of two separate properties, Rosemerryn, sleeping 12/14, and Rosemerryn Cottage, sleeping 4/5, each with its own sheltered garden. Penzance 4 miles, Lands End 7 miles.

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West Cornwall > St. Ives
Chypons Farm is a group of four 200 year old self-catering stone barns and cottages near St ives, west Cornwall. The barns are ideal for families, couples and groups, bordered by a small river and woodland.

★★★★★ AA
West Cornwall
Stunning location set in sand dunes overlooking St Ives Bay with private access to beautiful 3 mile sandy beach. Caravans, chalets, houses, static tents and camping pitches, all set in the dunes, many with sea views.

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Cornwall
Cornish hospitality at its very best. Enjoy quality self-catering cottages in Cornwall and farmhouse bed & breakfasts set in idyllic surroundings, close to the sea or deep in the heart of the countryside.

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West Cornwall > St. Ives
Trevalgan is a coastal farm surrounded by magnificent scenery just 2 miles from St. Ives in west Cornwall. Enjoy walking the farm trail to the cliffs overlooking the sea. 

★★★☆☆ AA
West Cornwall
A family-run public house with comfortable and reasonable bed and breakfast accommodation in the village of Longrock, 1 mile from Penzance and Isles of Scilly Ferry and 1.5 miles from St Michael's Mount and Marazion. Dogs welcome at no extra charge.

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