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.
St Just in Roseland Churchfour star rating
16th Nov 2017
Described as one of the prettiest in England, this church sits proudly on the waters edge amongst sub-tropical trees and shrubs. Stunning!!
Miss V's Cornish Cream Teasfour star rating
16th Nov 2017
The staff are friendly and the environment is extremely welcoming. Cakes are lovely!!! I highly recommend this place.
BooKoosfive star rating
30th Oct 2017
You couldn't want for more from this place. The portions are big, the menu is varied - there's separate menus for vegans, vegetarians and gluten free. The flavours are fulsome and…
Kings Arms St Justfour star rating
25th Oct 2017
Very popular and excellent food. No bookings taken, just turn up and hope. The hosts are very friendly and we didn't have to wait too long. Dog Friendly.
Portscatho Beachfour star rating
22nd Oct 2017
A nice wide beach at low tide but no sand at all at high tide.
Fine for families but closed to dogs during the summer until 30th September.
The Globe Inn Sampford Peverellthree star rating
19th Oct 2017
HUGE portions, and most of the food was very tasty. The furnishings and interior could be improved though, and the garden wasn't attractive.