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Historic harbours, shipwrecks and a taste of coastal life

Visit Charlestown

Perched on the stunning South Cornwall coast is the historic village of Charlestown which offers the perfect mix of coast and countryside, and places you near to some of the finest tourist attractions in Cornwall. As you approach from a distance you’ll spot the imposing presence of the tall ships in the harbour and a number of pubs cafés, and restaurants that surround it providing the perfect place to spend an afternoon admiring the beauty of the village.

Charlestown Cottages

Wake up to the fresh sea air and scenic surroundings of Charlestown. Our holiday cottages offer a range of accommodation options, from cosy coastal boltholes to awesome apartments complete with sea views.

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St Margaret's Park

Found in the heart of Cornwall near to St Austell, St Margaret's Park, a family-run holiday park, is set within six acres of beautiful parkland that blossom with colour. Perfect for a family getaway.

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Wildlife watching in Cornwall

With miles upon miles of unspoilt coastline and range of diverse habitats, Cornwall is one of the best places in the British Isles to see marine mammals, sharks and seabirds from the land and sea. But with dozens of places around Cornwall’s coast where you can spot wildlife in action, where are the best locations to get up close and personal with the giants from the deep, or the best time of year to go birdwatching or seal spotting?

A local's guide to Polruan

An ancient fishing village with a long history of boat building, Polruan is situated on the Polperro Heritage Coast. This village in South Cornwall has a distinct charm about it with many old buildings along the quay.

An historic gem

Charlestown Shipwreck and Heritage centre is the main attraction in the village, providing fun for all ages and housing the largest private collection of its kind on display in Europe. Cornwall’s most famous tourist attraction the Eden Project is 10 minutes away, great for a family day out, or you can head to the picturesque port of Fowey, a 20-minute drive from the village.

If you want to explore the area on foot, the South West Coast Path passes through Charlestown and there are a number of walks in the local area that will provide breathtaking views out to sea and of the surrounding headlands. After a busy day exploring, grab a drink at The Rashleigh Arms, a cosy coastal inn, or dine al-fresco on the roof terrace at Wreckers, a quirky seafood and steak restaurant overlooking the harbour.

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