North Coast

From the surf breaks of Bude and the charming fishing villages of Padstow and Port Isaac, to the ruins of King Arthur’s Tintagel castle and the vast sands of Perranporth, north Cornwall is a magnet for families and adventure seekers alike.

Cornwall’s north coast is home to rugged cliffs, wide sandy beaches and quintessentially Cornish fishing villages huddled around the coastline. Famous for its waves, names like Fistral, Polzeath and Porthtowan have put Cornwall on the map as the surf capital of the UK.

The abundance of top-class local, seasonal produce has made north Cornwall a magnet for chefs and the vibrant dining scene attracts foodies from the world over. Add family friendly beaches, spectacular coastal walks and a host of exciting activities into the mix, from paddle boarding to high-wire walking, and it’s easy to see why this beautiful coastline has been a holiday favourite for decades.

Highlights...

  • Incredible array of restaurants, from pop-up beach shacks to Michelin-starred fine dining
  • Picturesque fishing villages and quaint sheltered harbours
  • Clifftop walks overlooking the rugged Atlantic coastline
  • Some of the best surfing in Europe, perfect for beginners and experts alike
  • The calm Camel Estuary, home to the Camel Trail and a host of water sports
  • Boutique vineyards, breweries and artisan food producers
  • Rich history and heritage, from the tin mines of Wheal Coates to the myths and legends of Tintagel
Romance in Cornwall
Area: North Coast
Be it an engagement, anniversary or simply a celebration of your relationship, spend a weekend in Cornwall having a private photo session with renowned photographer, Marianne Taylor. With hair and makeup artists, a private chauffeur and a luxury picnic, this is the ultimate way to create beautiful photographs to last a lifetime.
Luxury North Cornish Family Adventure
Area: North Coast
An action-packed week in North Cornwall, perfect for family getaway filled with adventure. From introductory surf lessons for the kids on Polzeath beach, to a Sealife Safari spotting seals and dolphins, and cycling the picturesque Camel Trail, The Cornish Concierge will create a tailor-made itinerary to suit the whole family.
Romantic Cornish Escape
The perfect weekend retreat in the beautiful Cornish countryside to celebrate a birthday, anniversary or even a proposal. From private wine tastings and a sunrise hot air balloon trip, to personalised pampering sessions and dining in Cornwall's top restaurants, The Cornish Concierge can create a tailor-made a romantic weekend escape for two.
Active Cornwall
Area: North Coast
Locations: Harlyn Bay, Padstow, Polzeath, Rock
If you love the great outdoors and want to experience Cornwall at its adrenaline-fuelled best, then this is the perfect itinerary for you. Biking, walking, coasteering and paddle boarding all packed into an adventurous weekend, topped off with a massage to soothe your aching muscles.
Luxury Cornish Stag Weekend
Area: North Coast
Cornwall is the ultimate adventure playground for a luxury stag weekend with a difference. For the sophisticated stag, this tailor-made weekend in Cornwall is packed with adventure, adrenaline and the finest food and wine.
Christmas in Cornwall
If you’re heading for Cornwall this Christmas, then let The Cornish Concierge make your festive getaway truly special. We’ll take away all the stress of organisation, leaving you to relax and enjoy a festive break with the family.
Cornwall for Teenagers
For a spectacular Cornish family holiday with teens, this week long itinerary is packed to the brim with adrenaline-inducing activities that the whole family will enjoy. Dune buggying, horse riding, zip wiring and Segway rides are all packed into a week of adventures, tailor-made to suit your family.
Poldark's Cornwall
Step into the world of Ross Poldark and discover the stunning locations made famous by the BBC adaptation of the Winston Graham novels. This privately guided, 3 day tour will uncover the dramatic beauty of the wild Cornish landscape and rugged coastline that captivated Poldark fans the world over.
Complete Cornwall
A civilized long weekend spent touring the Cornish countryside in luxury private vehicle, seeking out all of the hidden gems that Cornwall has to offer. Let The Cornish Concierge arrange a most spectacular complete tour of Cornwall, allowing you to discover Cornwall's natural beauty and antiquity in style and comfort.
Luxury Cornish Hen Weekend
An elegant weekend for the stylish and sophisticated Hen. From private wine tasting and personalised pampering, to cookery classes and a myriad of country pursuits, our Luxury Cornish Hen Weekend can be tailor-made around your exact requirements, amongst the stunning natural beauty of Cornwall.
Cornwall's Myths and Legends
Locations: Bodmin, Tintagel
Travel across North Cornwall and Bodmin Moor discovering the wonders of King Arthur and the myths and legends of Cornish folklore. Explore the ancient myths that surround Merlin's Cave and Tintagel Castle, and discover ancient burial grounds on the Bodmin Moor on your luxury private tour of the legends of Cornwall.

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Plot to Plate: The Padstow Kitchen Garden
Supplying some of Cornwall’s top restaurants and most celebrated chefs, Ross Geach’s 2 acres of lovingly-tended land on Trerethern Farm on Cornwall’s north coast is teeming with spectacular local produce.
Padstow Christmas Festival 2016