Christmas is not complete without a trip to the man in the red suit. And despite his busy schedule, he's managed to find plenty of time to visit the people of Cornwall this year. It's a whirlwind tour, with grottos and workshops popping up all over the county, but we've managed to narrow down what we think are the best places to see Santa in Cornwall this year.Read more
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It’s never too early to start planning which Cornish Christmas markets you’ll be visiting; deciding which seaside town has the best Christmas lights, and finding out where you can get your hands on the best mulled wine in Cornwall. To avoid missing out on any Christmas activities check out the Padstow Breaks guide to Christmas in Cornwall.Read more
When we think of Padstow, our mind conjures up images of lazy days lounging by the harbour, gentle strolls along the coastline, and making the most of the golden sand. But there’s another side to Padstow that is often overlooked, adding further to the appeal of this near-perfect Cornish holiday destination, and that’s the warren of shops and boutiques just waiting to be explored.Read more
There's no better place to begin an Autumn exploration of Cornwall than the heart of Padstow. With fewer boats entering a leaving the harbour, the sheltered sanctuary of the quay still offers visitors a plethora of options for a coastal getaway, whether it's an impromptu weekend break or a longer family holiday. The pubs and restaurants remain bustling and vibrant, and the shops and boutiques are ready to welcome you through their doors.Read more
Open water swimming, or wild swimming as it's sometimes known, is seeing a massive rise in popularity.Read more
Last month we explored the best natural attractions that Cornwall has to offer, and lots of these Cornish beauty spots were located away from the sandy beaches. Which got us thinking, what are the best places in Cornwall to visit that don’t involve the sea or the sand? We wanted to reveal some hidden Cornish gems for you and your family to enjoy.Read more
It's never too early to start planning next year's holiday in Padstow. 7 reasons you should book up NOW for 2022
With September fast approaching, as soon as they were upon us, the summer months are drawing to an end. But it’s not a reason to be downhearted, quite the opposite. This is the time when we start thinking about next year, and how we can make 2022 even better for all of our visitors and guests. To make sure you don’t miss out on holiday accommodation in Padstow, and to experience all this amazing harbour town has to offer, read our 7 reasons why you should be booking your 2022 holiday to Padstow, now!Read more
Let's face it, Cornwall is all about being in the open air. But if you've only got a short time to explore Cornwall, it can be hard to know which are the must-see attractions, and which aren't worth your time. To help you plan your visit and make the most of the beautiful outdoors, we've compiled a list of our 5 favourite natural attractions in Cornwall.Read more
Cornwall has some of the world's best spa facilities, just waiting to restore a perfect complexion. And even if you haven't been marching around the coastal footpaths or spending endless hours splashing in the waves, just being in Cornwall is the perfect excuse to book a treatment at one of the county's finest spas. We've chosen 5 of the very best spas Cornwall has to offer.Read more
As lockdown eases, more and more festivals in Cornwall are slowly coming back to life. To make sure you know what’s on in Padstow this summer, we’ve gathered together the best events in Cornwall in 2021, allowing you to plan your visit around one of the many unique experiences taking place.Read more
If you're happy to stay local and enjoy all that Padstow has to offer, then you won't be disappointed. But doing so means you miss out on a host of other treasures waiting to be discovered. The immediate coastline surrounding Padstow is dotted with secluded coves, towering cliffs, and long stretches of golden sand.Read more
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