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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The Bay Restaurant, Penzance, West Cornwall

West Cornwall > Penzance
The Bay Restaurant in west Cornwall is the perfect location for celebrations, family get together or a romantic evening with your loved one. Open every day from 7.30 'till late.
The Lookout Restaurant, St Ives, West Cornwall

West Cornwall > St. Ives
The Lookout Restaurant at The Pedn-Olva Hotel, St Ives, west Cornwall is a perfect spot if you like relaxed dining in an airy, elegant modern restaurant, with a tranquil and friendly atmosphere.
The Old Coastguard Restaurant, Mousehole, west Cornwall

West Cornwall > Mousehole
The Old Coastguard is beautifully positioned above the rocks in Mousehole, west Cornwall with some of the best Cornish views. Boasts a menu that changes a little through the seasons.
The Golden Lion Inn and Lakeside Restaurant, Stithians Lake, Redruth, West Cornwall

Cornwall
Dine in the light & spacious restaurant with views of Stithians Lake, or the traditional oak-beamed bar with real log fires whilst enjoying the quality of the food, full table service & friendly atmosphere.
Baker Tom's Cafe, Pool, Cornwall, food, places to eat

West Cornwall
Our bustling café is a great spot for breakfast, lunch or just catching up with friends over a cake or two, whilst watching our day bakers bake! Try our daily specials, a sandwich of the month or even the famous ‘Baker Tom’ breakfast.

West Cornwall > St. Ives
Part of Una St Ives 5* resort, Una Kitchen is nestled in the countryside, only a stroll away from Carbis Bay, offering local seasonal and Cornish produce 7 days a week, all year round.
First and Last Inn, Sennen, West Cornwall

West Cornwall
First and Last Inn is a restaurant in Sennen, West Cornwall. Enjoy fantastic home-cooked food and local real ales. Since the 17th Century the inn has welcomed smugglers and ship wreckers. 
Godolphin Arms, Food & Drink, West Cornwall

West Cornwall > Marazion
The Godolphin Arms is on the water’s edge of Mount’s Bay along a two mile stretch of beach in Marazion, West Cornwall. It overlooks the iconic St Michael’s Mount, boasting one of the most magnificent beachside views in the country.

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