Situated in the western corner of Cornwall and one of the oldest chartered towns in the UK, Marazion provides an abundance of experiences for anyone wanting to visit this historic market town. Always a popular choice for holiday makers, Marazion boasts a hive of activities, places to see, and delicious local produce to taste, perfect for an unforgettable and exciting stay.
Marazion is most famously known as the home of St Michael’s Mount, an impressive island featuring a beautiful castle and gardens steeped in history dating back thousands of years. From the myths and legends that surround this historic island, you will discover a treasure trove of stories and tales of times gone by that evoke the senses and encapsulate the mystery of the Mount.
This popular market town provides a bustling selection of things to do, for landscape lovers the coastline and sandy beaches provide a haven for relaxation and breath-taking views whilst active holiday makers can enjoy captivating walks along the bay or take a tour to experience the flavour of the old town. Marazion is also a great place for families with lots of interesting things to do including exploring the nature around the bay, visiting the many local shops and boutiques or enjoying an ice cream along the sea front.
For people looking to soak up the history of Marazion and the local heritage, a visit to Marazion’s local museum is a must. Here you can see important memorabilia and manuscripts depicting the town’s history and the unique exhibition dedicated to the HMS Warspite, an important battleship which served in both of the World Wars.
Cornwall is well-known for amazing local produce and delicious foods and Marazion is no exception to providing ample tasting opportunities. Here you can experience everything from traditional fish and chips to exquisite gourmet restaurants serving locally caught seafood and fish dishes. There is something for everyone’s taste and budget.
Marazion offers a host of ideal holiday options, perfect for families, couples and individuals. You can experience a taste of local life with a friendly welcoming atmosphere and enjoy a relaxing and unique stay in a variety of accommodation options in the town and the surrounding areas. We have several comfortable cottages, B&B’s, hotels, and holiday parks that create the perfect base for your stay in West Cornwall.