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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 Padstow | Boat Trip, Boat Operator, Families

SUPREME BOAT 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 […]

 Cardinham Woods | Outdoor Activities, Adventure Day Out, Families

BADGER FOREST SCHOOL
Badger Forest School & Outdoor Learning was established in August 2013 by Claire Whalley and aims to Connect People with Nature and Each Other through a variety of exciting learning opportunities in a range of outdoor environments. We aim to give children and adults a positive learning experience within an outdoor environment. For little legs and families with […]

 Padstow | Garden Centre

TREVISKER GARDEN CENTRE
Welcome to Trevisker, the boutique Garden Centre for the coast. We are home-grown, family run and passionate about plants. Trevisker is situated on the main road into the beautiful harbour town of Padstow. Pop in for stunning plants grown on site, gorgeous gifts, expert help, advice and inspiration!       

 Polzeath | Golf

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 […]

 Rock | Cafe, Outdoor Activities, Water Sports, Boat Operator

CAMEL SKI SCHOOL
Camel Ski School was opened in 1978, and has been owned and run by Charlie Toogood since 2001. Charlie has 18 years experience as an instructor and holds a number of watersport qualifications including Waterski/Wakeboard UKCC Coach and Assessor, SBD2 & ICC Assessor, Kite Surf Instructors, and ISIA Ski Teacher. Every instructor at Camel Ski […]

 Padstow | Water Taxi

ROCK WATER TAXI
We have been operating an evening service between Rock and Padstow, here on the Camel Estuary in North Cornwall, for over 15 years. We now operate a new larger water taxi, a 10.00mt twin jet powered catamaran, this has undercover accommodation and heating, which will make those trips in early spring or late summer more […]

 nr padstow | Food & Drink, Vineyard, Outdoor Activities

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 and is certified Organic by the Soil Association. At the centre […]

 Bodmin | Museum

THE 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 | Shopping

SLICKERS DOGHOUSE
Slickers Doghouse is a shop for dogs and their owners. We 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.    

 Wadebridge | Go Karting, Outdoor Activities

ST EVAL KARTING
            St Eval Kart Circuit is a massive 1.3km circuit and is the UK’s biggest children’s kart circuit and the Southwest’s largest and fastest adult kart circuit for the new THUNDERKARTS 390cc. Whether you decide to visit the circuit to test your karting skills, race against the kids or opt […]

 Padstow | Art, Rainy Day Activities

QUAY ART
Expect The Unexpected at Quay Art in Padstow! We offer a wide range of original art work and limited edition fine art prints from national and international published artists together with innovative ceramics, stunning sculptures and unique gifts for discerning art lovers. We look forward to seeing you soon.

 Nr Wadebridge | Outdoor Activities

CORNWALL DISCOVERY
  Cornwall Discovery is a delightful and exciting way to explore all that Cornwall has to offer. Wild,ancient moorlands, fishing villages,castles, gardens, vineyards and breweries. Take a TV location tour, see where Doc Martin & Poldark were filmed. You can also incorporate airport and station transfers if you wish. Day trips for visitors coming in […]

 Padstow | Rainy Day Activities, Families

NATIONAL LOBSTER HATCHERY
          Come and 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 our award-winning Visitor Centre in Padstow, you […]

  | Rainy Day Activities, Families

PIRATE’S QUEST
Calling all Pirates! Pirate’s Quest in Newquay is an immersive walkthrough experience combing talented theatrical actors, amazing special effects and detailed 360° sets in an authentic, atmospheric adventure transporting visitors back 300 years. The hour long experience will allow you and your crewmates to explore a series of different scenes while accompanied by a LIVE […]

 Bodmin | Adventure Day Out, Rainy Day Activities, Food & Drink, Families, Historic

BODMIN JAIL
Bodmin Jail – World Class Attraction This imposing granite structure is nestled a hillside overlooking the picturesque Camel trail and peaceful Scarletts Well. The original part of the jail was built on behalf of King George III in 1779 and saw over 50 public hangings during it’s time as a public and naval penal centre. […]

 Trevone | 

SERENITY STUDIOS
THE SERENITY STUDIO in Trevone is run by Dolly and Billy Roberts whose main aim is to provide specialist services in relaxation and reduction of stress levels. Several Therapists working at the Studio cover a wide range of therapies, including in a variety of massages, reflexology, reiki and aromatherapy. The Serenity Studio also offer different […]

  | Cultural, Families, Historic, Outdoor Activities, Food & Drink

CORNWALL AVIATION HERITAGE CENTRE
                                      Situated in the former grounds of RAF St Mawgan and occupying a Hardened Aircraft Shelter (HAS),  the centre opened to the public in September 2016. During their first year of operation over 15,000  visitors – both […]

 Padstow | Bike Hire, Cycling

TRAIL BIKE HIRE
Providing bike hire for the Camel Trail – one of the most scenic cycle routes in the county – and based right on it in Padstow, Cornwall, with easy cycling access to Wadebridge and Bodmin via this traffic free, family friendly cycle trail, one of the highlights of the North Coast. The Camel Estuary is […]

 Padstow | PET CARE, Shopping

PAWS IN PADSTOW
Paws in Padstow is a stunning Dog Boutique selling dog leads & collars, food & treats, raw food, doggy ice-cream, beach toys, eco-friendly poop bags, clothing, dog robes, doggy themed homeware and plenty more to get your dog’s tail wagging! Open Monday – Saturday 9am – 5pm and Sunday 10am 4pm.

 Bodmin | Historic House, Gardens, Cafe

PENCARROW HOUSE & GARDENS
           Owned, loved and lived in by the family. Georgian house and Grade II* listed gardens. Enjoy a guided tour with a difference and step back into the past with stories of the Molesworths past and present! Superb collection of portraits, furniture and porcelain. Marked walks through 50 acres of beautiful formal and woodland […]

 St Mabyn | Cultural, Outdoor Activities, Shopping

HAYWOOD CIDER FARM
       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 cider press for centuries, supplying the families and labourers with the Westcountry’s favourite drink. Tom Bray […]

 Wadebridge | Outdoor Activities

CORNWALL PRIVATE CAR HIRE
Based in Wadebridge (North Cornwall) we offer a very friendly. reliable, professional service and our priority is to ensure you reach your destination safely, comfortably and on time! For your peace of mind we are fully insured, CRB checked and licensed by Cornwall County Council to carry six passengers. Airport transfers Train station transfers Ferry […]

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

CORNWALL SURF ACADEMY
Cornwall Surf Academy provide surf lesson, surf hire, coasteering, stand up paddle board lessons and tours. We also offer bike hire for collection and delivery. Open March – November 9am – 6pm

 Tintagel | Brewing Company, Food & Drink

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 | Rainy Day Activities, Historic

PRIDEAUX PLACE
                         Prideaux Place is unfortunately not open this year.   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, visually and essentially Elizabethan yet with a wealth of Strawberry Hill […]

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

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 […]

 Padstow | Outdoor Activities, Cycling, Bike Hire, Families

PADSTOW CYCLE HIRE
        Safety and enjoyment along the Camel Trail are always a top priority at Padstow Cycle Hire. We have 20 years experience and a wealth of local knowledge to make your day a memorable experience. With a choice of 200+ bikes we aim to provide bikes suitable for all the family and abilities (and […]

 Padstow | Outdoor Activities

JUBILEE QUEEN
        Summer coastal cruises from Padstow Harbour throughout the summer months. (Weather and sea conditions permitting) from Padstow Harbour to the offshore islands.  See a variety of seabirds and marine life.  Bar and toilets on board. Drinks and snacks are available from a well stocked bar including the full Sharps Brewery portfolio as-well as good selection […]

 Padstow | 

PADSTOW PARK & RIDE
Padstow Park and Ride is situated on the Wadebridge Road A389, just before Tesco. A bus runs every 15 minutes to take you into town. £5 per car all day. Open Easter, May Day and Spring Bank Holiday to end of September. Car park open 10am – 10pm. First bus from 1030 and last bus […]

 Bodmin | Adventure Day Out, Cycling, Food & Drink, Families, Woodland

CARDINHAM WOODS
COVID-19 – not all facilities are available.  Check website before travelling. 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 […]

 Padstow | Food & Drink, Outdoor Activities

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 […]

 Bodmin | Guided Tours, sight seeing, Gardens, Cultural, Historic

ELITE DUCHY TOURS
  How would you like your own personalized, private tour of Cornwall? Elite Duchy Tours will create a unique tour based on what you want to see, including film & TV locations, the stunning and dramatic scenery, castles, ancient standing stones, the best places to eat and drink – whatever you want! We are Covid […]

 Constantine Bay | Golf

TREVOSE GOLF & COUNTRY CLUB
Cornwall’s Trevose Golf and Country Club 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 Course with a challenging layout and fast greens. The “Short Course” is ideal for […]

 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 our other activities such […]

 Wadebridge | Outdoor Activities, Cycling, Bike Hire

BRIDGE BIKE HIRE
Bridge Bike hire is situated at the entrance to the Camel Trail in Eddystone Road Wadebridge. The business, started in 1983 has promoted cycling and the Camel Trail as a great destination for off road family cycling. The 400 strong hire bike fleet includes adults, children, specialist bikes and tandems as well as trailer buggys […]

 Padstow | Outdoor Activities, Fishing

EMMA KATE FISHING TRIPS
                                          Fishing trips running from Padstow Harbour, 2 hour mackerel, 4 hour bass, wreck and reef and all day trips (Sharking and Wrecking). Emma Kate is a Lochin 38, powered by a twin 280HP FPT […]

 Wadebridge | Rainy Day Activities, Art, Shopping

CIRCLE CONTEMPORARY
                                                           CIRCLE is a Fine Art Gallery located on the Atlantic Highway (A39) between Padstow and Wadebridge, Cornwall. Lucy Thorman and John O’Carroll are committed to showing contemporary art, which above all is visually acute, thoughtful and beautiful. John O’Carroll is a visual artist with an onsite studio. The gallery […]

 Padstow | Shopping, Coffee

THE PADSTOW COFFEE COMPANY LIMITED
The Padstow Coffee Company produces an exclusive range of hand roasted coffees using only the finest quality beans. These are expertly blended and roasted at our roastery in St Merryn and available in our new shop in Padstow. We also have an extensive catalogue of high quality coffee brewing equipment and barista accessories for both trade […]

 Padstow | Cookery School

MAHÉ
Adjoining Paul Ainsworth at No.6, Mahé Cookery School and Chef’s Table is an exciting addition to Padstow’s vibrant gastronomic community. The interiors – featuring one-of-a-kind antiques and bespoke furnishings carefully selected by Emma Ainsworth and designer Eve Cullen-Cornes – create an immersive, indulgent oasis in the heart of Padstow. The Cookery School Mahé cookery courses are […]

 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 […]

 Wadebridge | Rainy Day Activities, Outdoor Activities, Amusement park

CAMEL CREEK ADVENTURE PARK
Camel Creek is Cornwall’s Greatest Adventure Park! Nestled in the heart of Cornwall near Wadebridge, it’s the perfect family day out. With the exciting brand new “5D Super Sim Theatre” now open, the fun never stops. Enjoy a day trip, stay in the 5* self-catering holiday cottages or stay on our camp site that is […]

 Helston | Outdoor Activities, Rainy Day Activities, Theme Park

FLAMBARDS
Flambards is now open daily for the summer season so you can enjoy the Best Day of The Week!  Tickets must be pre-booked online in advance via our website where you will also receive a 10% discount.  Visitors can also make the most of the 7 days for the price of 1 offer and come back to Flambards […]

 Padstow | Art

THE DRANG GALLERY
Visitors to The Drang Gallery can browse work by both household names and lesser-known local artists. Regular exhibitions are held here, check out our website for more details. The Drang Gallery is perfectly situated on the harbour front on Padstow’s South Quay.    

 Padstow | Angling Centre

PADSTOW ANGLING CENTRE
Situated in a prime position on the quay, 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 endeavour to help you catch fish, whether you are experienced or a novice, based […]

 Padstow | Tea Garden, Food & Drink, Estuary Views

REST-A-WHILE
Rest a While is a tiny tea shop 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 en route. Hot and cold drinks Cornish Cream teas Home made cakes Freshly cut sandwiches Various ice creams, snacks, […]

 Padstow | Outdoor Activities, Surf School, Surfing, Families

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

 nr padstow | Adventure Day Out, Families

OLD MACDONALD’S FARM
Family run farm park attraction, ideal for younger children.  Daily timetable of activities included in the price, consisting of pony rides, train rides, petting time and much more.  Cafe offers a range of snacks and meals, including breakfasts, lunches, cream teas etc.  Dogs are welcome but must be kept on a lead.                    […]

 Padstow | Art, Rainy Day Activities

THE DRIFTWOOD GALLERY
After many years of searching and pondering we have found a perfect location on the harbour in Padstow; what was once “˜The Bookshop”, on The Strand, is now our latest and dare I say loveliest of galleries, pop in to see some stunning artwork, glass, and jewellery before heading off for some seafood supper in […]

 Bodmin | Vineyard

CAMEL VALLEY VINEYARD
         “If you’re off to Cornwall, try to visit Camel Valley Vineyard, near Bodmin, which is one of Britain’s best. Ace fizz…” Joanna Simon – Sunday Times Style 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 […]

 Padstow | Rainy Day Activities, Brewing Company

PADSTOW BREWING COMPANY
Padstow Brewing Company is an award-winning independent microbrewery on Cornwall’s rugged North coast. Set up in 2013 by husband and wife team Caron and Des Archer, the first brews were in a converted surf shower. Demand quickly outgrew supply, and the brewery moved to its current site on the Trecerus Industrial Estate just outside Padstow, […]

  | 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.        

 Padstow | Events

THE PADSTOW CHRISTMAS FESTIVAL
Sadly cancelled for 2020! The Padstow Christmas Festival is usually an annual event which would be looking forward to its 13th year. The event usually takes place from the first Thursday of the month of December. Details can be found on the website:  http://www.padstowchristmasfestival.co.uk/            

 St Austell | Amusement park, Families, Outdoor Activities, Adventure Day Out

HANGLOOSE AT EDEN
Come and fly down England’s longest and fastest zipwire… or choose from any of our 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 | Boat Trip, Outdoor Activities

PADSTOW SEALIFE SAFARIS
                          Padstow Sealife Safaris sail out of Padstow harbour, making our way out of the Camel Estuary to explore the Cornish coastline, famed for its rugged beauty and extensive wildlife. For children, adults and photographers this is an exciting high speed wildlife experience, taking in the sights of our coastline and offshore islands, slowing along the way to get […]