Visit Filming Locations Of West Cornwall

Visit Filming Locations Of West Cornwall With stunning beaches, dramatic cliffs and picturesque fishing villages, West Cornwall boasts some of the most beautiful countryside in the UK. So it’s no surprise that this spectacular scenery has provided the backdrop for many film and television shoots. Perhaps most famously, [...]

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Outdoor Activities In West Cornwall

Outdoor Activities In West Cornwall There are some great outdoor activities and fun things to do in Penzance and beyond, so Venton Vean is the ideal base for those looking for an active and adventurous holiday. Keen walkers will be spoiled for choice by some of the most [...]

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History, Art And Gardens In West Cornwall

History, Art And Gardens In West Cornwall West Cornwall is rich with history and culture, from ancient settlements to modern art. It is also famous for its lush tropical gardens, and Penzance is a great base to explore its unique cultural offerings. History For those who want to [...]

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Penzance Information

Whilst there is plenty to see and do in and around Penzance, it is also a fantastic base for exploring West Cornwall and the Land’s End Peninsula. Within a 10 mile radius of Penzance there are numerous gardens, art galleries, national trust properties and other places of historical interest [...]

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The Great Outdoors

Beaches There are a great variety of beaches (from sheltered coves to long open beaches)  within a short drive (or train ride) from Penzance. Our nearby favourites are:- Best for Swimming Marazion (3 miles); Perranuthnoe (5 miles); Porthminster, St Ives (8 miles); Gwithian/Godrevy, Hayle [...]

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Galleries And Museums

Public galleries The Penzance area is said to have the highest concentration of artists in Britain outside London and this is reflected in the numerous public and private galleries and artists’ studios in the area. Public Galleries include:- The Penlee Gallery Specialising in The Newlyn [...]

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Eating Out

Pubs The Turk’s Head, Penzance (http://turksheadpenzance.co.uk) The Crown, Penzance (http://www.thecrownpenzance.co.uk) Lamp & Whistle, Penzance (on Facebook) The Tolcarne, Newlyn The Mexico Inn, Long Rock, Penzance (www.themexicoinn.com) The Gurnards Head (near Morvah): 5 miles (www.gurnardshead.co.uk ) Tinners Arms (Zennor): 6 miles (www.tinnersarms.com ) Victoria Inn [...]

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