Marazion is a Cornish town with a spectacular view, that of St Michael’s Mount which sits a quarter of a mile offshore. Marazion attracts a lot of visitors and you’ll be at the heart of one of the best-known areas of the West Country. Marazion has a lovely beach with others to choose from too like Praa Sands and Longrock. For handy amenities travel to famous Penzance.
Why visit Marazion?
Marazion has a front row seat to one of the most iconic and beautiful views in the West Country. Being at the heart of one of the West Country’s best-loved beauty spots will make for a memorable holiday. Penzance has a mainline station with direct connections to London, Bristol and other major cities.
Things to do in Marazion
Visit the castle atop of the ancient St Michael’s Mount and learn about the various legends in the area. Dine in Marazion’s numerous pubs and restaurants. The beach is long and sandy with shallow waters for paddling and play. There are good local travel links to Penzance and Land’s End.
Why stay in a Marazion cottage?
Stay in one of the many cottages in Marazion if you are looking for a fun holiday at the heart of a famous area of the duchy. We have large cottages for extended families or cosy apartments for romantic breaks in our collection of Cornwall cottages so that you can get the best out of your holiday to the West Country.
Three must-see places to visit in Marazion
- St Michael’s Mount is one of Cornwall’s top historic visitor attractions and it’s right on Marazion’s doorstep.
- Take a day trip by helicopter to the Isles of Scilly for the day from Penzance.
- Take a day trip to Land’s End with its themed attractions.