Free WiFi at Ruthern Valley

WiFi – free and fast

A few of our guests have recently told us we don’t make enough of our free WiFi on site. “… Oh and great free WiFi that my daughter discovered! My two children age 14 and 11 thoroughly enjoyed it.” A rarity in rural Cornwall After a long day out it’s fun to catch up with…

wheal martyn birdseye view

Wheal Martyn – clay works

A great day out in Cornwall – infused with Cornwall’s history Check out the original Victorian Clay Works, bursting at the seams with tools and machinery and real stories of Cornwall’s largest mining industry. Whether you want to learn about the clay industry, explore the woodland walks and trails, visit the Discovery Centre or have…

A Curious Art Market, jewellery

A Curious Art Market – every Tues-Sat in Falmouth

An Aladdin’s Cave of quirky art, jewellery, ethical taxidermy, vintage, antiques. A Curious Hall 13-14 Webber Street Falmouth TR11 3AU Tuesday to Saturday, 10am — 5pm every week Over 30 local and emerging artists A range of styles Leaning towards the quirky and unusual! Three downstairs rooms (wheelchair accessible) in this beautiful and unusual listed building are packed…

Award winning Food and Drink

Food and Drink Food and Drink in Cornwall has never been tastier! With a multitude of well known chefs taking up residence in and around North Cornwall, eating out has never been better. A culinary experience can be had to suit any taste and pocket – from taster menus to a full-on gastronomic blow out.…

Family Day Out Cycle Camel Trail

Cycling and Walking in Cornwall

The Camel Trail, a 16 mile dedicated cycling and walking route following the old ‘Atlantic Coast Express’ railway line between Bodmin and Padstow. There are several points along the way to join it – one of which is 5 minutes bike ride from the site on a relatively level route. The Camel Trail is part…

Cycling Cornwall

Adventurous biking and climbing

Mountain Bike hire Bikes are quality Diamond Back mountain bikes from their expert hard-tail range. Hire one for £19 per day per person or £15 for half a day. Guided bike rides are also available. Rock Climbing Tailored sessions to meet and exceed your expectations where possible. Whether you are new to climbing or really want to…

cheesering minions

Neolithic Cornwall

Away from the bustle, away from the beaches, away from the buzz – imagine what it would be like to live in Cornwall 5000 years ago … First, find a high hill — Neolithic Cornwall near Ruthern Valley: Rough Tor, perfect for a picnic.  ± PL32 9QJ. Right across the A30 is Helman Tor.  ± PL30 5DF.  The Cheeserings and the Hurlers, ± PL14…

Bodmin Wenford Railway

Boat and Train Trips

Bodmin & Wenford Railway, Cornwall’s steam railway. You can hop between Padstow and Rock on the ferry.  Eating places abound on both sides of the estuary. A bit further afield you can follow the Fal from Truro to Falmouth or St Mawes and back. St Ives has terrible parking which has been solved by a great…

Family Day's Out - Camel Trail

Family Days Out

Dairyland Farm World has free range fun, rain or shine Bodmin Gaol, spooky all-weather attraction Crealy Adventure Park has thrill rides, hundreds of animals, 40,000 sq ft of indoor play and 35 acres of outdoor play. Healey’s Cyder Farm is family friendly and open all year. Cardinham Wood is mixed woodland for walkers and cyclists, with a great cafe.