Your Guide to Polruan this Summer
With spring now upon us, flowers are beginning to bloom and temperatures are slowly creeping up. Naturally, our thoughts turn to the summer ahead and whether it will be full of balmy evenings and barbeques, or Cornish mizzle and umbrellas. Whatever the weather, booking one of our classic cottages in Cornwall this summer will being you plenty of enjoyment. Here's why you should plan a break with friends or family in the charming fishing village of Polruan.
Celebrating Springtime in Cornwall's Spectacular Gardens
One of the best time to explore Cornwall is in the spring when flowers are in full bloom, the temperature is on the rise, days are longer, and signs of summer hang in the air. Booking a stay at one of our beautiful self-catering cottages in Cornwall, will allow you to enjoy all of this and more, before the summer crowds arrive. What better way to put a spring in your step than visiting some of Cornwall's fantastic gardens? Our sub-tropical climate means you'll find plants here that wouldn't survive in the rest of the UK. Here's our guide to some of the best gardens in Cornwall to visit this spring.
Cornwall Gains New Protected Area of Coastline thanks to Blue Planet II
Cornwall is a haven for diverse wildlife, from dolphins and seals, to beautiful butterflies and birds. Last month, it was announced that a stretch of coastline between Falmouth and St Austell Bay has become a marine special protected area, enabling the protection of an area that is home to more than 150,000 rare sea birds. So, now there's no better time to book your stay at a classic cottage in Cornwall, and soak up the natural surroundings and its wild inhabitants.
Discover Local history and Pleasure Cruises at Polruan's Boatyard
With winter now in full swing, it's hard to think of those balmy summer days on the beach. However, with Easter only 8 weeks away, it won't be long before you’re donning your flip flops and shorts and soaking up the sunshine in Cornwall. Our self-catering cottages in Cornwall provide the perfect escape for families, friends and couples, and what better way to enjoy some quality time with loved ones than a boat trip?