FIND SOMETHING TO DO TODAY

FOR FUN PACKED ACTION OR FOR A MORE RELAXED DAY OUT, WE HAVE SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE.

Looking for something to do while you are visiting? Here are a few ideas to help you. Don’t forget to check out what is happening while you are visiting using in the events section.

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 Bodmin | Indoor activities, Families, Corporate activities, Dog Friendly

HOUSETRAP ESCAPE ROOMS
Housetrap Escape Rooms Escape reality and discover a range of exciting challenges with family, friends or colleagues. Racing against the clock, use your brains and your wit to locate clues and solve mental and physical puzzles in a bid for freedom. This is a fully interactive experience. Real life escape rooms for teams of 2 […]

 Padstow | Outdoor Activities, Cycling, Bike Hire, Families, Dog Friendly

PADSTOW CYCLE HIRE
        The Camel Trail is a hugely popular cycle trail from Padstow to Wenfordbridge on edge of Bodmin Moor.  After hiring a bike at Padstow Cycle Hire you can ride leisurely alongside the beautiful Camel river estuary to Wadebridge (5 miles) and for those who want more, the market town of Bodmin is a […]

 Wadebridge | Rainy Day Activities, Art, Shopping, Dog Friendly

CIRCLE CONTEMPORARY
CIRCLE Contemporary is a recognised North Cornish Art Gallery run by Lucy Thorman and John O’Carroll located on the Atlantic Highway (A39) between Padstow and Wadebridge, Cornwall. The gallery is a cool and elegant space on two floors showcasing emerging and well known artists. Circle’s distinct style is shaped by the artists and artisans who’s […]

 Padstow | Boat Trip, Outdoor Activities, Families, Dog Friendly

PADSTOW SEALIFE SAFARIS
                          Padstow Sealife Safaris sail from Padstow harbour daily, making their way out of the Camel estuary to explore the Cornish coastline, famed for it’s rugged beauty and extensive wildlife.  For children, adults and photographers, this is an exciting high speed wildlife experience, taking in the sights of the coastline and offshore islands, slowing […]

 Padstow | Outdoor Activities, Surf School, Surfing, Families

WAVES SURF SCHOOL
      Not just any surf school…….Waves Surf School offers a surf experience a cut above the rest!     Priding themselves on being different to the larger schools…… Waves are proud to specialise in teaching surfing for all ages and abilities. Just ask one of the many surfers they have taught over the […]

 Padstow | Art, Dog Friendly

THE DRANG GALLERY
         Welcome to The Drang Gallery, a contemporary & modern art gallery operating out of four beautiful UK locations: Padstow, Rock, Salcombe and Marlborough. Since 2010 The Drang Gallery has developed a ground-breaking reputation in Contemporary Art, working closely with leading contemporary artists, publishers and studios. The galleries present a fast-paced program […]

 Padstow | Art, Rainy Day Activities, Indoor activities

QUAY ART
Expect the unexpected at Quay Art in Padstow!   Quay Art is an independent family run business, based here in Padstow, who pride themselves on the variety and quality of the contemporary art work available and the personal service they provide to ensure you are satisfied with your purchase. Offering a wide range of original […]

 Padstow | Shopping

SLICKERS DOGHOUSE
Slickers Doghouse in Padstow harbour is a shop for dogs and their owners. They offer everything your dog could need; food, pharmacy, clothing, footwear and of course an extensive selection of collars, leads and harnesses.  All this and a free fitting service, plus much, much more.     As nature lovers, they are on a […]

 Padstow | 

PADSTOW MAIN ROAD CAR PARK
Padstow Main Road Car Park is a Pay & Display car park situated on the A389, on the site of the former Padstow Park & Ride, postcode PL28 8EX. Open every day (weather permitting) 4th April – 31st October. Gates open from 8.00 am – 10.00 pm. It is a 10 minute walk to the […]

 Padstow | Art, Rainy Day Activities, Dog Friendly

DRIFTWOOD CONTEMPORARY
Welcome to Driftwood Contemporary,  they are based in two beautiful UK locations: St Ives and Padstow. The group of Driftwood Galleries began in the Victorian town of Ilfracombe over 20 years ago. The Directors Neil and Carol left their careers in education in Oxford to follow their passion of art and combined this with living […]

 Padstow | Tea Garden, Food & Drink

REST A WHILE TEA GARDEN
Rest a While is a tiny tea garden at Hawkers Cove on the South West Coast Path between Padstow and Stepper Point. A great focal point to walk out to and a relaxing place to stop enroute, with outstanding views! Its easy to find, signposted 50m off the coast path at Hawkers Cove. Serving hot […]

 Bodmin | Museum, Indoor activities, Families, Dog Friendly

BODMIN KEEP
Bodmin Keep is over 160 years old and is the historic home of the Army in Cornwall.  This former headquarters of the Duke of Cornwall’s Light Infantry houses the museum, with more than three hundred years of military history, a library and meeting rooms. Each of the 12,000 collection items has its own story to […]

 Padstow | Cookery School

MAHÉ CHEF’S TABLE AND DEVELOPMENT KITCHEN
Named after the Seychelles island where Paul’s parents met, Mahé is built on an ethos of ‘beginnings’ through its family ties to the island, as well the fundamentals of cookery, all whilst showcasing the very best of Cornish produce.  The interiors – featuring one-of-a-kind antiques and bespoke furnishings carefully selected by Emma Ainsworth and designer […]

 Padstow | Rainy Day Activities, Brewing Company, Dog Friendly, Families, Food & Drink, Indoor activities

PADSTOW BREWING COMPANY
Padstow Brewing Company is an award-winning micro-brewery found on the rugged North Coast of Cornwall. Fresh, exciting and fiercely independent, they are a true small-batch brewery, with no computers or accountants to run the show. Tasting Room on Broad Street: Enjoy Padstow Brewing Company beers (and ciders, wines and gin!) in our intimate venue in […]

 Newquay | Zoo

NEWQUAY ZOO
With hundreds of animals across 13 acres of beautiful sub-tropical gardens, Newquay Zoo is an oasis that allows visitors to release their inner animal and have fun! From the amazing savannahs of Africa to the rainforests of South America, there is lots to discover and enjoy. Newquay Zoo is also an education and research charity […]

 Nr Polzeath | Health Club, Spa

THE POINT AT POLZEATH HEALTH CLUB
                                                                                  The Point Health Club boasts a state of the art, air conditioned gym, a new studio offering a wide range of fitness classes and a recently […]

 Padstow | Pet care, Shopping, Families, Parking

PAWS IN PADSTOW
Paws in Padstow is a stunning Dog Boutique selling high quality dog leads & collars, food & treats, raw food, beach toys, eco-friendly poop bags, clothing, dog robes, doggy themed homeware and plenty more to get your dog’s tail wagging! They have a locally unique range which includes a wonderful selection of premium brands including […]

 Wadebridge | Private Tours, Taxis

CORNWALL PRIVATE CAR HIRE
Based in Wadebridge, this is a very friendly, reliable, professional service whose priority is to ensure you reach your destination safely, comfortably and on time! For your peace of mind they are fully insured, CRB checked and licensed by Cornwall County Council to carry six passengers. Cornwall Private Car Hire offer airport transfers, train station […]

 Padstow | Boat Trip, Fishing, Boat Operator, Families, Sight seeing, Dog Friendly

SUPREME FISHING TRIPS
Padstow Fishing Trips Come and enjoy a fishing trip aboard the Supreme – a Corvette Craft Bullet 38. Take your pick from 2 hour Mackeral trips or 4 & 8 hour Wreck and Reef trips. All fishing equipment is supplied and you keep what you catch (provided its within legal limits!) Sight Seeing Trips Alternatively what […]

 Newquay | Cultural, Families, Historic, Outdoor Activities, Food & Drink, Indoor activities, Dog Friendly

CORNWALL AVIATION HERITAGE CENTRE
                                      Go along and meet the team. Climb aboard, learn about, enjoy and experience aviation history, up close and personal!  CAHC celebrates and presents Britain’s aviation heritage from the age when it proudly led the World. The […]

 Padstow | Rainy Day Activities, Families, Cultural, Dog Friendly

NATIONAL LOBSTER HATCHERY
    Meet baby lobsters at the National Lobster Hatchery! See lobsters through the different stages of their life cycle and observe fantastic local marine life too! If you are looking for something a bit different to do, why not come along to the award-winning National Lobster Hatchery Visitor Centre in Padstow, you will have […]

 Helston | Outdoor Activities, Rainy Day Activities, Theme Park, Dog Friendly

FLAMBARDS
Flambards Theme Park, Helston, Cornwall is the perfect destination for an unforgettable family day out with its fun mix of rides, indoor attractions and entertainment. From thrill seekers to those who prefer a gentler pace, there’s something for everyone to enjoy at Flambards whatever the weather. Take a spin on the Hornet Rollercoaster, check out […]

 Bodmin | Cycling, Food & Drink, Families, Woodland, Dog Friendly, Outdoor Activities

CARDINHAM WOODS
Cardinham Woods, just outside Bodmin, is a beautiful mixed woodland offering a range of activities to suit the whole family and a great value day out. Cardinham is famed for its walking trails, from easy routes for beginners to longer walks that include steep valley climbs and fantastic views. You can even glimpse the past as you discover the […]

 Wadebridge | Rainy Day Activities, Art, Food & Drink, Shopping, Yoga, Cultural, Dog Friendly

HAWKSFIELD
Hawksfield Cornwall is a Cultural Centre situated on the A39 just outside Wadebridge. The aim of the centre is to cultivate a fresh and exciting new hot spot on the Cornish Atlantic Highway (A39). With an array of services on offer, easy access and free parking a visit is a must. At the centre you […]

 Wadebridge | Bike Hire, Cycling, Outdoor Activities, Dog Friendly

BRIDGE BIKE HIRE
    At Bridge Bike Hire they have over 400 cycles for hire, a friendly welcome and a bike for everyone, young or old. Bridge Bike Hire is the largest and original cycle hire on the Camel Trail and is situated right on the start of the Camel Trail in Wadebridge.  Bridge Bike Hire’s courtyard […]

 Padstow | Angling Centre

PADSTOW ANGLING CENTRE
Situated in a prime position on the edge of Padstow harbour, in an area called The Drang, the Padstow Angling Centre is a mecca for every keen angler.  There you could meet Ed Schliffke known as “The Rockhopper” and his friendly staff.  They will be more than happy to give you every help you need […]

 Padstow | Outdoor Activities, Fishing, Boat Trip, Dog Friendly

EMMA KATE FISHING TRIPS
                                          Would you like to go on a fishing trip running from Padstow Harbour? Choose between a variety of options – 2 hour mackerel trips, 4 hour bass trips, wreck and reef trips or all […]

 Tintagel | Brewing Company, Brewery tours, Restaurant, Food & Drink, Shop, Assistance Dogs

TINTAGEL BREWERY
This award winning brewery uses pure water from their own spring and power from their own turbine to produce a suite of Cornish classic real ales.  Originally set up in an old, redundant milking parlour, the environmentally friendly brewery is now housed in a state of the  art purpose-built facility up on the hills above […]

 Padstow | Boat Trip, Boat Operator, Families, Outdoor Activities, Surfing, Water Taxi, Water Sports, Yoga, Dog Friendly

WAVEHUNTERS
Wavehunters Surf and Marine Company was established in 2002 and has become the go-to providers of boat trips, private charters and surf lessons in and around Polzeath, Rock and Padstow. They know North Cornwall better than anyone and their mission is to share it with you. For over a decade, they’ve been helping adventurous souls […]

  | Cycling

YELLOW BIKE HIRE
On holiday in and around Newquay, Cornwall and need to hire bikes? Hire bikes from us and have them delivered to you by pre-ordering…where you want and when you want. Or come and collect them from our location in central Newquay. Bike hire collection or pre-order to your door.        

 St Austell | Adventure park, Families, Outdoor Activities, Parking

HANGLOOSE AT EDEN
Come and fly down England’s longest and fastest zipwire… or choose from any of the other amazing activities! Hangloose Adventure is home to one of the UK’s most adrenaline-pumping, fun-filled outdoor adventure centres, situated in the heart of Cornwall within the idyllic setting of the Eden Project. Come and try an activity or book a […]

 Padstow | Food & Drink, Outdoor Activities, Dogs welcome outside

GREENS OF PADSTOW
Traditional family fun with a modern twist! Greens have created a Golf Garden with sculptures and specimen planting to accompany your journey around their unique 18 hole mini golf course. The space is constantly changing throughout the seasons as the new planting comes to life! Greens cafe and crazy golf boasts some of the best […]

 St Mabyn | Cultural, Outdoor Activities, Shopping, Dog Friendly

HAYWOOD CIDER FARM
     Book a tour and then enjoy a generous sampling with these brewers of traditional Cornish Cider! Haywood Farm is located in the beautiful Allen Valley, near the village of St. Mabyn, approximately 4 miles from Wadebridge. The Bray family have farmed here since 1919, but cider has been produced on the farm’s granite […]

  | Outdoor Activities, Families, Cycling, Surfing, Surf School

CORNWALL SURF ACADEMY
Cornwall Surf School in North Cornwall was established since 2003. They run surf lessons throughout the year at Holywell Bay, Newquay. They also have three international surf camps in Sri Lanka, Portugal & Indonesia. In the last few years they have introduced Coasteering, Stand up paddleboarding (SUP), also both bike hire and bike tours, and […]

 Padstow | Events

THE PADSTOW CHRISTMAS FESTIVAL
The Padstow Christmas Festival is an annual event which will be looking forward to its 14th year. The event usually takes place from the first Thursday of the month of December. In 2022 it will be from Thursday 1st until Sunday 4th December. Details can be found on the website:  http://www.padstowchristmasfestival.co.uk/           ONLY ASSISTANCE DOGS […]

 Padstow | Distillery, Shop, Gin School, Indoor activities

TARQUIN’S GIN SCHOOL & SHOP
Tarquin’s Cornish Gin – Crafted on the Wild Cornish Coast Founded by self-taught master Distiller, Tarquin Leadbetter, Southwestern Distillery is proudly Cornwall’s original, independent, family-run distillery. Tarquin’s champion the most traditional techniques alongside progressively modern approaches in all they do.  Established back in 2012, they are underpinned by an ethos of creative expression and innovation, […]

 Wadebridge | Adventure park, Theme Park, Families, Outdoor Activities, Parking, Assistance Dogs

CAMEL CREEK ADVENTURE PARK
          Camel Creek Adventure Park is a vibrant and welcoming visitor destination year-round, uniquely interpreting the legends of the area and famous for delivering great adventures and days out for the whole family. The Park is an all-weathers’ attraction and open all year round, with annual activities reflecting the seasons. Attractions: […]

 Nr Wadebridge | Outdoor Activities, Private Tours, Dog Friendly

CORNWALL DISCOVERY
        Owned and run by Barry Pengelly, Cornwall Discovery offers guided sightseeing tours in this beautiful and historic county – appreciating the wonderful attractions, activities and things to do.  Barry was born and has lived in Cornwall all his life and is very passionate about sharing what it has to offer.  He […]

 nr Padstow | Food & Drink, Vineyard, Outdoor Activities, Dog Friendly, Wedding venue

TREVIBBAN MILL, VINEYARD & ORCHARDS
Tucked away down a campion-lined Cornish lane, Trevibban Mill is a working vineyard, winery and events venue a stone’s throw from picturesque harbour town, Padstow. Historically the home of a miller and his family, the land is now covered in vines and apple trees. At the centre of the vineyards is a striking contemporary building […]

 Polzeath | Golf, Dog Friendly

THE POINT AT POLZEATH GOLF COURSE
          The Point sits just above the Camel Estuary 5 miles from Wadebridge and a mile from Rock and St Enodoc. The 18 hole golf course has stunning views out over Hayle Bay and Pentire Point. The Club was bought in 2012 by the current owners and has received significant investment in every  aspect […]

 Padstow | Water Taxi

ROCK WATER TAXI
The Wavehunters Water Taxi operates between Padstow and Rock across the Camel Estuary. The service operates every evening from 7pm in the spring, summer and autumn months and is a convenient way to hop between the two popular destinations. The 10 meter jet-powered catamaran is fully licensed for 12 passengers and has outside seating, alongside […]

 Constantine Bay | Golf

TREVOSE GOLF & COUNTRY CLUB
Trevose Golf and Country Club is situated on one of the most beautiful stretches of the North Coast of Cornwall offers three golf courses, catering for golfers of all standards. The Championship Course ranks as one of the top links courses in the British Isles. The Headland Course is the ideal 9 hole alternative to The Championship […]

 Padstow | Bike Hire, Cycling

TRAIL BIKE HIRE
    Trail Bike Hire are lucky enough to be situated at the very start of The Camel Trail in Padstow. Here you can see the mouth of the beautiful Camel estuary, the perfect location to start your cycle adventure. The Camel Trail is a flat, traffic free, family friendly route running alongside the Camel […]

 Bodmin | Vineyard, Wine Tours, Shop, Outdoor Activities, Assistance Dogs

CAMEL VALLEY VINEYARD
    When ex-RAF pilot Bob Lindo and his wife Annie planted their first eight thousand vines in 1989, they never dreamed of the phenomenal success they would achieve within 2 decades. They had bought their farm in the heart of the Cornish countryside several years earlier, seeking a change from service life and the […]

 Bodmin | Historic House, Gardens, Cafe, Dog Friendly, Parking

PENCARROW HOUSE & GARDENS
           Visit Pencarrow, a Georgian house, with Grade II* listed gardens, owned, loved and lived in by the family.  Enjoy a guided tour with a difference and step back into the past with stories of the Molesworths past and present! See the superb collection of portraits, furniture and porcelain and follow marked walks, through […]

 Padstow | Outdoor Activities, Dog Friendly

JUBILEE QUEEN
        Come aboard and cruise the North Cornish coast in style! The Jubilee Queen of Padstow is a true lady of the sea and has been cruising for 40 years. Daily boat trips leave from Padstow Harbour throughout the summer months. Drinks are available from a well stocked bar including the full […]

 Harlyn | Outdoor Activities, Families, Surf School, Surfing

HARLYN SURF SCHOOL
                                                  Great location, lots of fun, good choice of activities and a fantastic instructor team! Whether you want to learn or improve your Surfing skills or experience one of their other activities such […]

 Wadebridge | Go Karting, Outdoor Activities

ST EVAL KARTING
            Located on the North Cornwall Coast in between Newquay and Padstow, St. Eval Kart Circuit is a fantastic outdoor track. Featuring a dedicated family circuit (designed to cater for 7 years olds and above, with mum and dad too), a dedicated adult only track (for something a bit more […]

 Padstow | Rainy Day Activities, Historic House, Food & Drink, Parking, Dogs welcome outside

PRIDEAUX PLACE
                         Prideaux Place is one of the very brightest jewels in Cornwall’s crown; one of the West Country’s oldest houses remaining in habitable condition. Fourteen generations of Prideaux have lived here and each generation has added its own contribution to the house and its […]

 Rock | Water Sports, Outdoor Activities, Boat Operator, Cafe, Families, Dog Friendly

CAMEL SKI SCHOOL
Camel Ski School is the UK’s largest waterski centre offering waterskiing, wakeboarding, wake surfing, paddle boarding, kayaking, inflatable rides and boat charters. Waterskiing and wakeboarding take place behind the Ribs and the school caters for everyone from complete beginners and intermediates to advanced mono skiers. Wakeboarding, closely linked to surfing and snowboarding, has quickly become […]

 Padstow | Garden Centre, Shopping, Dog Friendly

TREVISKER GARDEN CENTRE
Trevisker is a boutique Garden Centre for the coast. This home-grown, family run business is passionate about plants. Mark and Siân grow most of the great range of stock on site with everything else sourced as locally as possible. Their speciality, being Coastal tolerant plants. Go along and enjoy a look around the lovely plants, […]