A Short Break in West Cornwall
Discover mermaids and Mounts, all in a day trip when you travel the far west of Cornwall.…
Hidden Nooks and Crannies
Tired of the beach? Map out your own 'Journey to the Centre of the Earth'…
Ten Classic Castles
Perched on hilltops, surrounded by sea, presiding over windswept moors, or crouched on the cliffs...…
A guide to the West Country from the people who know…
A few years ago, the Classic Cottages team started writing about where we live and why we love it. It began with a series of mini-guides designed to help guests in our holiday cottages get the most of their holiday. Over time these have evolved into the Classic Guide, our 'do-it-yourself' travel guide to things to do and places to visit in Cornwall, Devon, Somerset and Dorset.
Nauti But Icefive star rating
22nd Apr 2015
Perfect position, perfect product. Recommend Orange and Mascarpone whilst sitting on the harbour side...
Tregothnan Teafive star rating
22nd Apr 2015
Tregothnan tea isn't the cheapest option for your everyday cuppa, but it is certainly worth a splurge every now and again! It's delicious, and the company produces a range of different…
Tricky's @ the Tolgus Innfive star rating
9th Apr 2015
Lots of space, children very welcome, friendly waitresses and good basic pub food.
St Ivesfour star rating
7th Apr 2015
St Ives is a big place and has everything you could need for your holiday having a classic fish 'n' chips, corner shops for groceries, pubs etc it's a must go…
Seaton (Cornwall)five star rating
28th Mar 2015
Seaton has a really lovely beach where dogs are able to walk easily, right around to neighbouring Downderry. There's a really nice beach café and pub right on the front and…
Lelant Saltings to St Ives by Trainfive star rating
25th Mar 2015
Perfect trip around the estuary and into the bay at St Ives, then a short walk into beautiful St Ives. Try the Sloop Inn for lunch.