Why take a holiday in Cornwall?
Cornwall is the UK’s best-loved holiday destination and it’s not hard to understand why. Located at the most southerly part of Great Britain, with 300 miles of glorious coastal scenery, the county is a holidaymaker’s paradise. The region is popular all year round for short breaks or long weekends and Cornwall’s spectacular landscape and moderate weather provides the ideal setting for long country walks, sunbathing on the beach and surfing the waves.
WHAT OTHER GUESTS WHO STAYED IN CORNWALL THOUGHT
One of the most popular holiday destinations in Cornwall, Newquay is where to head if you enjoy a lively atmosphere, busy bars and water sports.
From forests to miles of craggy granite coasts, sandy beaches, quaint fishing villages, unique architecture, open moors and much much more, Cornwall is the perfect holiday destination.
Cornwall’s spectacular landscape and moderate weather provides the ideal setting for long country walks, sunbathing on the beach and surfing the waves. The beautiful beaches and excellent surfing conditions attract thousands of tourists and watersports enthusiasts to the area each year. Some of the best surfing beaches are near Polzeath, Newquay and Looe. The natural beauty of the county and its limitless options for food, culture and entertainment make it the obvious choice for a holiday in the UK.
Cornwall boasts a richly diverse community. Here you’ll find everything from small, isolated fishing villages, such as Porthleven, Mevagissey and Port Isaac, through to lively seaside towns, like Fowey, Newquay and Falmouth. The county is well known for its vibrant art scene (including the Tate at St Ives) as well as its world class culinary status. Many famous Michelin-starred chefs, inspired by the quality of local produce, own restaurants here. Celebrity chef Rick Stein has a fish-and-chip restaurant in Padstow, and Jamie Oliver has an Italian restaurant on the beach at Watergate Bay. With fresh home-grown ingredients on the doorstep, local business owners have made Cornwall a foodie’s paradise.