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Out & About

Discover places to see and things to do whilst in and around Lesnewth, Cornwall to truly enhance your stay come rain or shine!

Head to the beach! Whether you are simply looking for a day spent with sand between toes, or more of an adrenalin-fuelled jaunt on the ocean waves, you’re spoilt for choice with a whole host of North coast beaches within close proximity of The Retreat. The dramatic coastline of Crackington Haven is good for a spot of rock pool foraging, whilst Bude offers some on-the-water kayaking, surfing or coasteering action. Trebarwith Strand is a stretch of golden sand perfect for lazing away summer days with bucket and spade and picnic hamper in tow.

Myths and Legends Explore the land of myth and legend that is Tintagel. You can be assured of dramatic views whatever the weather from this truly stunning setting high on the rugged North Cornwall coast. Steeped in legend and mystery; said to be the birthplace of King Arthur, you can visit the nearby Merlin's Cave and the dramatic Tintagel Castle. 

Cats and Cauldrons For an alternative museum experience, at the Witchcraft Museum in Boscastle you can buy a gust of wind tied up in three knots of rope, discover a remedy for toothache, or a method to rid yourself of warts. A museum established by a practising witch there’s a fascinating range of artefacts to discover. 

Historic Houses Visit Lanhydrock House (40 minutes drive from The Retreat) where along with over 50 rooms to discover in the house itself there are beautiful woodland park and riverside paths, perfect for a romantic picnic.

Nearest Beach 5.3miles to Crackington Haven, 5.2 miles to Bossiney Haven.

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