Food & Drink News 2021

10 Jun

Please check the websites for any updates but here is a summary of food options for Padstow: PADSTOW RESTAURANTS: Paul Ainsworth at No6 and Mahe cookery school.  https://www.paul-ainsworth.co.uk Prawn on the Farm at Trerethern. Duke St open as a fishmongers only. http://prawnonthelawn.com Caffe Rojano  https://www.paul-ainsworth.co.uk/cafferojano/about The Harbour Hotel  https://www.harbourhotels.co.uk/safe-harbour  Burgers and Fish  https://burgersandfish.com St Petroc’s Bistro  https://www.rickstein.com/restaurants/st-petrocs-bistro/ The Seafood Restaurant and The […]

Local Information 2021

04 Jun

Padstow Lifeguards back on duty. Padstow Harbour Commissioners https://www.padstow-harbour.co.uk/PHC-covid-statement-2021-03-09.pdf The Black Tor Ferry   https://www.padstow-harbour.co.uk/phc_ferry.html Padstow Town Council   https://padstow-tc.gov.uk The Park and Walk is situated on the A389, post code PL28 8EX . Open Easter, May Day and Spring Bank Holiday to the end of October. Gates open at 8.00 am and close at 10.00 pm.  Please call 07803 […]

Blue Flag Beaches

17 May

The Blue Flag is an internationally recognised guarantee of bathing water although that is only part of the criteria and it is worth stressing that a Blue Flag beach is not necessarily any better than other beaches. In fact, quite the opposite is true of many of Britain’s smaller, picturesque coves. The Blue Flag award […]

Lanhydrock House

10 May

Situated a couple of miles from Bodmin, Lanhydrock House is a magnificent late Victorian country house with garden and wooded estate. The house remains closed but the grounds and garden are open along with the Park Cafe, Stables Tea-room, Cycle Hire and the Plant shop. The camellias are past their best but there is a […]

QR Codes

07 Apr

Last year the Government introduced an NHS QR code to be displayed in hospitality and other venues. This is part of the Test and Trace requirement and we have just been notified of an update on this for 2021. As an accommodation provider we are asked to gather names and contact details of all guests […]

Winter walking

10 Feb

Two recent walks along part of the Camel Trail make you realise how lucky we are to have such a well maintained, scenic and traffic free route at our disposal. It can get busy in summer but there are several options for starting further inland where it does tend to quieten off. Although not available at […]

‘Obby ‘Oss Celebrations

01 Feb

Cancelled for 2021 Ceremony and Celebration-Two ‘Osses – One tradition. Throughout the world communities carry out celebrations that are special to people in those places. They have often taken place for so long that the origins have become obscured. This is true of the Padstow May day celebrations which are not entirely unique, but have […]

Cornwall on TV

24 Jan

If you are missing Cornwall or fancy a bit of distraction you might enjoy these programmes: Cornwall: This Fishing Life began a new series on Monday 18th January at 9pm on BBC 2.  Devon and Cornwall, the Channel 4 series, returned on 16th January at 8pm on Channel 4. Also available on catch up: Rick Stein’s Cornwall on […]

Filming in Padstow

11 Nov

Last week we were notified that a company would be filming scenes from a production called ‘Bewitched’, which is a German language adaptation of a Rosamunde Pilcher book,  in Padstow this week. They have made many films in Cornwall over the last 15 years and German visitors regularly travel to Cornwall to visit the locations […]

NHS Test and Trace

24 Sep

We have our own QR code which you can scan in Apt 1 or Apt 2, The Strand, Padstow to help stop the spread of coronavirus. You will need to download the NHS Covid-19 App from the App Store or Google Play.