13th January 2019
Smart Cornish hoteliers know the value of keeping their accommodation true to their West Country traditions. Family Traveller writers check out the best ones for your clan
Book it: Family suites from £360 on a bed & breakfast basis. Alice Rose charters £95pp includes picnic lunch onboard and return chauffeur transfers. Group art lessons, £50pp. narehotel.co.uk
Another £30 million is being invested in a residential development called The Liner, which will offer 53 self-catering sea-facing apartments.
A big treat here is the gorgeous breakfast in the nautical- inspired Brasserie on the Bay restaurant. Afterwards you can head down to the beach for standup paddleboarding with WeSUP, and kayaking snorkelling and coasteering with Gylly Adventures.
Book it: A beach house room (2 adults & 2 children) costs from £190 per night. stmichaelshotel.co.uk
Book it. Three-night weekend or four-night midweek stay at The Residence, Landal Gwel an Mor, costs from £569 to £1,754 for cottages sleeping up to six. Clip ’n’ Climb, £8 (ages 4-15), £9 (adults); off-peak prices £4/£5; seascooters, £8 (age 5+); Wildlife Experience, £8 (child), £13 (adult). landal.co.uk
Book it: A family garden suite at the St Moritz costs from £230 with breakfast. stmoritzhotel.co.uk
London to Penzance by train starts from £24 for an advance single standard-class fare; children 5-15 get a 50% discount, so from £12; up to two children under five can travel free with each fare-paying adult. gwr.com
The Night Riviera service runs in both directions baring Saturday nights, with a £70 supplement for a solo cabin, £45 per person for a twin cabin. gwr.com
Flybe flies from London Gatwick to Cornwall Airport Newquay up to three times a day from £26.99 one way. Flybe operate 11 other UK routes into Newquay including Edinburgh. flybe.com
WHAT TO TAKE
Get a copy of Find & Seek: An Illustrated Atlas of Cornwall’s Culture & Heritage with space to add your own finds, £10.
FOR MORE INFORMATION
go to visitcornwall.com