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.
The Junction Innfive star rating
11th Feb 2019
Called in here Sunday 10 as close to where we were staying. They managed to fit us in and served us one of the best roast dinners we have had…
The Plough Restaurant Barthree star rating
9th Nov 2018
It is important to know that this is not a pub at all !
It is a restaurant.
We went in for a drink and felt uneasy when we were told we…
The Eden Projectfive star rating
14th Oct 2018
Worth a visit but look out for discount codes or vouchers as can be expensive to get in but ticket valid for a year.
Visited a few years ago so wanted to…
Lily's Cafethree star rating
7th Oct 2018
The owners have squashed in as much furniture and bric-a-brac as possible which makes for an uncomfortably 'cosy' ambience.
Although the fayre is good, it's not exceptional, the wait is long…
The Fire Engine Innfive star rating
2nd Oct 2018
We had a lovely meal here on our first night. The pub had a cosy atmosphere, and I think lots of locals use it, which is a good sign. We had…
Minack Theatrefive star rating
21st Sep 2018
We had booked to see a performance months ago as a friend recommended it. We were not disappointed. This is an amazing place.