PLACES OF INTEREST
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The beach, with it's golden sands and rock pools was voted 6th Best Beach by the Sunday Times in 2007 and offers safe bathing and surfing under lifeguard supervision. Kingsurf is a surf school located by the beach who provide fun, professional & safe tuition for all abilities. Other activities, all within 300 yards of your pitch, include Tennis Courts, Pitch & Putt and a Crazy Golf Course. For those of you who wish to experience the breathtaking scenery, the Coastal footpath is also right on your doorstep.
Mawgan Porth is also home to the amazing, reflective Disco Beads. Unique, glowing jewellery lovingly made with magical Disco Beads by the Cornish Disco Fairies! Or you can also have a go at making your own, which is great fun.
kARANdAVE can be found at work in their ARTSANDCRAFT studios on the Pitch & Putt/Crazy Golf site.
The work in their gallery reflects the Cornish countryside, with the sea and the coast as prevalent themes. Have a browse at their very unique pieces of artwork.
Located in the beautiful Lanherne Valley, the village of St Mawgan with it's 13th century parish church, is well worth a visit. Accessible by car, bus or we recommend the lovely 30-
Just 6 miles from our Site and boasting to be the experience capital of the UK, it is a superb family holiday destination. Whatever you want from a UK holiday, Newquay has it....!! It is blessed with a fantastic coastline and an array of stunning beaches, including Fistral which is the surfing mecca of the world and hosts many professional competitions.
Attractions include Newquay Zoo where you can experience the wildlife with over 130 different species, the Blue Reef Aquarium featuring fascinating marine life from around the world, Dairyland Farm World an all weather attraction providing entertainment for all ages -
Located just 8 miles north from our Site, Padstow is an 'Old World' fishing port with great charm and character. The outstanding natural scenery coupled with the attraction of a working port makes it well worth a visit. Fishing and boat trips run daily from the harbour, and freshly caught crabs and lobsters can be purchased at the quayside. There are nice walks out from the Harbour where you can enjoy a picnic. The popular Camel Trail cycle way also starts here and runs along the disused railway track stretching inland to Wadebridge and Bodmin, following the route of the 'Atlantic Coast Express'.
There is an abundance of Golf Courses in the local area, the closest of these being Merlin Golf Club which is less than 2 miles away and is suitable for all abilities. Along the coast towards Padstow is Trevose Golf & Country Club with its fantastic views of the North Cornish coastline. This Course is very challenging and caters for the more experienced golfer. Situated in the heart of Newquay is Newquay Golf Club which overlooks Fistral Beach and offers golfers of all ages and abilities the opportunity to enjoy a challenging round of golf.
The coarse fishing Lakes at Mawgan Porth Pools-
Located just 3 miles from our Site, St. Eval Kart Racing Circuit is the Largest, Fastest and Most Exciting race circuit in the South West offering 800m/1000m/1200m tracks including a flyover. Whether you decide to visit the circuit for a quick practice or opt for one of their great race events you can be assured to receive the very best service from their highly trained team.
If you are happy to travel a little further onto the South Coast, why not visit the Eden Project near St Austell. Ten years ago this place was a barren, exhausted china clay pit. Now its massive Biomes (one of which is the biggest greenhouse in the world) and millions of plants bear witness to what can be achieved by a can-
Of course, the list is endless for things to do and places to see in Cornwall. Upon your arrival at Magic Cove please have our browse at the numerous leaflets in our launderette for more information on places to visit.