Daffodils and snow drops are in flower and the woods are sprouting green in preparation for bluebell season. The days are getting longer and the sun stronger. Spring in Cornwall can officially be announced once the Magnolia are in flower and now they are. It is the perfect time to plan a visit to the […]


Easter holidays, for many, mark the start of Spring. Warm early Spring sunshine brightens up Cornwall’s beaches and longer days mark the end of Winter. There is a chance of an April shower or possibly time to get the suncream out! Whatever the weather, there are plenty of activities for families spending time in Cornwall over […]


Dogs love self-catering holidays too and Porthleven makes the perfect location for them. With dog-friendly beaches, coastal and woodland walks and dog-friendly pubs and restaurants there is plenty to do. Here are our top 5 activities to do with your dog on holiday in Porthleven.   Dog-friendly beaches Porthleven and Loe Bar Right on our […]


Most would agree, Porthleven provides an idyllic location for a holiday with its beautiful coastline and stunning Atlantic sea views. It also has many fantastic restaurants and is building an enviable reputation as a foodie destination. The annual Porthleven Food and Music Festival is now in its ninth year and enhances Porthleven’s reputation. Porthleven offers everything […]


Oh January! The Christmas cheer is over, it’s cold and rather dark and you start thinking about your next holiday. Well, we thought it would be useful to have all the holiday dates at your fingertips. So if you need to take your holiday around term times or avoid them, this will help you to […]


The traditional Cornish name for Christmas is Nadelik and with tradition in mind we’ve pulled together a list of our favourite things to do around Cornwall at Christmas time. It’s a magical place to be – the weather can be dramatic and changeable with incoming storms or you could find a pleasantly mild sunny day […]