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Said goodbye to the Hawkeys at the Cornish Arms and our goal for the day was to see St Ives and drive across to St Austall where we were booked for the night. We drove down through Newquay which is a largish seaside town. We then drove down a little inland until we reached Porthtowan and Porthreath and eventually St Ives. As you are not able to drive your care into St Ives there is ...
... all the way around. We walked around to Rick Stein's Seafood restaurant. I had a bad fall knocking the right side of my face and head badly. Next we drove to Chapel amble where Andrew Hawkey has The Olde House accommodation which consists of lovely stone cottages set in beautifully kept grounds with pots of flowers hanging. From there we drove back to the Cornish Arms at Pendoggett where we are staying for the ...
... The church of St Nectans on the hill was built in approx 1100 and monks lived in it for 400 years until Henry 8th came power and forced them out. It is mind boggling to be in such old buildings. From there we drove to Bude which is a lovely seaside town and then on through Delebole where the Hawkey ancestors came from to work in the slate mine at Bangor in Tasmania. We stayed the night at the Cornish Arms Inn at Pendoggett which is owned by John And Felicity ...
... spotted us and we had loads of hugs and kisses.
In the evening we had supper in the Sal and met up with many more old friends. It was great and made us realize how lucky we are to have a home here.
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... and the Castle which is definitely worth visiting. After Minehead we drove through narrow roads again passing through Portloch then the picturesque port village of Lynmouth where they make the most delicious fudge. We arrived in to Ilfracombe to the view of the port and numerous restaurants . So many people eat out. We stayed at Varley House which was very ...
Other places to stay in St Mawes
Harbourside, St Mawes | 3 star hotelfrom $300
- A wonderful setting
- Wonderful home made bread!
- Luxury Weekend Break
Lower Castle Road, St Mawes | 4 star hotelfrom $419
- GOOD VIEW,LITTLE ELSE GOOD
- Expensive but pretty impressive
- The best hotel in the UK
The Waterfront, St Mawes | Hotelfrom $126