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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Combining the luxurious perks of a boutique hotel with the privacy and independence of a home away from home, each one of our properties has its own unique personality.

West Cornwall > Mousehole
The Old Coastguard Hotel, situated in Mousehole, West Cornwall, is in an impeccable position above the rocks, with stunning seaviews. Offering 14 bedrooms, this seaside hotel is ideal for anyone wanting to explore Mousehole and West Cornwall.

★★★★★ AA
West Cornwall > Penzance
17th century granite barn, offering bed and breakfast in Penzance, Cornwall with spectacular views over Perranuthnoe Beach. There are three ensuite guest bedrooms all boasting four poster beds, french doors to private terrace, roll top baths, and lux

★★★★★ AA
West Cornwall > St. Ives
Idyllic surroundings and first rate facilities await you. Less than ½ a mile away of St. Ives beaches, town and harbour, all within easy walking distance.

West Cornwall
Tremorvu is a quiet campsite situated in between Praa Sands & Porthleven outside the village of Ashton with self catering, glamping, camping & touring holidays for families & couples. Open from 1 March to 31.

West Cornwall > St. Ives
A great bed and breakfast Inn situated in an area of outstanding natural beauty on the Atlantic coast, near St Ives, west Cornwall. The Gurnard's Head’s owners, Charles and Edmund Inkin, pursue their aim of "the simple things in life done well". 

★★★★AA
West Cornwall
St Michael’s Bed and Breakfast is well-appointed with high standards of comfort and with beautiful sea views, conveniently situated in the centre of Marazion, west Cornwall, close to St Michael’s Mount.

West Cornwall > Penzance
Apple Loft Cottage is a luxury self catering cottage near Pezance, which is cosy, charming and traditional, sleeping up to 5, plus a cot. It has been refurbished and equipped to the highest standards

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