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Top 5 things to do on a rainy day in Cornwall

Everyone who comes to Cornwall on holiday hopes that the weather will be kind to them, but unfortunately Mother Nature sometimes has other ideas! When it’s sunny in Cornwall you barely feel like you’re still in the UK, but when it rains, it really rains, so it’s always good to have some rainy day activities in mind in case your holiday isn’t blessed with sun all the way through. (more…)

Cornwall tops list of British Summer Holiday Destinations

A growing number of families are choosing to holiday in the UK during 2015 and Cornwall in particular has become one of the most sought-after locations for people looking for fun in the sun.

In a survey completed by Post Office Travel Insurance, Cornwall and Scotland topped the holiday hotspot list, with a significant amount of people choosing to book a break along the Cornish coast for a very good reason, it’s a beautiful destination with plenty of things to see and do. (more…)

The history and impact of the Eden Project

The Eden Project is one of Cornwall’s biggest tourist attractions. Tourists travel, all year round, to visit this spectacular, overrun experiment. Not only do the biomes house beautiful, tropical plants they also provide an incredible learning opportunity. While many of us have visited this brilliant attraction not everyone knows how it came to be. We have looked into the history and ongoing impact of the Eden Project and discovered how it has evolved since its opening. (more…)

Cornish film locations used in the BBC TV series Poldark

We’re big fans of Poldark at Kennacott Court. This BBC TV series enjoyed a series finale recently and according to the viewing figures, over 5.9 million people tuned in to watch Aidan Turner in the lead role.

Sure there might have been a few scythe issues, and the odd complaint about historical facts, but the sunsets and stunning scenery, along with the performance of the actors, more than made up for any tiny glitches. (more…)

Spring’s Top Pick Of Food & Drink Festivals In Cornwall

Now that the weather is getting nicer and Spring is finally settling in, it’s the perfect time to take a trip to the British coast. If you’re a fan of dining, Cornwall hosts a number of different food and drink festivals throughout the springtime that are well worth a visit. We’ve got the lowdown on all the best festivals. Our luxury holiday cottages in North Cornwall here at Kennacott Court are the ideal place to stay too. (more…)

5 Weird And Wonderful Things Happening At The Eden Project

Cornwall’s fantastic visitor attraction, The Eden Project, is home to many exotic and unusual plants from all over the world. Dominated by two huge domed greenhouse enclosures, the complex has so much to see for all ages. As well as the luscious plants though, the attraction offers many different events which you may not know about. At Kennacott Court we looked at five of the weird and wonderland things happening within The Eden Project over the next few months. (more…)

3 of Exeter’s must-see attractions

Exeter is has a reputation as one of Devon’s most exciting cities. Whether you fancy a shopping holiday, a relaxing retreat or a bustling break Exeter has it all. We have compiled a list of our top three attractions to visit in and around Exeter. (more…)

Romantic Things To Do In Cornwall This Winter

If you’re both in need of a little time away from the office why not book a romantic break to Cornwall. At Kennacott Court our four and five star luxury self-catered holiday cottages are the perfect place for the two of you to stay. With so much on offer in Cornwall there are a few simple things you can do to relax and enjoy spending much needed time together this winter. (more…)

Our Top Pick Of Nature Reserves Around Cornwall

Cornwall is a great area to explore nature. With thriving habitats and numerous nature reserves we’ve picked our top three choices in and around the Bude area. If you’re looking for accommodation during your stay, check out our luxury four and five star self-catering holiday cottages here at Kennacott Court. Make the most of this Autumn/Winter and treat yourself to a coastal break!