Cornwall is one of the UK’s most beautiful and idyllic areas, attracting hundreds of thousands of families from around the UK year after year to bask on its beaches, explore its monuments, natural areas and history or to just sit on a bench on the seafront enjoying some of the freshest fish and chips this side of the Atlantic. Whatever your reasons for wanting to go to Cornwall, having the perfect base is the best way to ensure you will have the most ideal time during your stay. Here are a couple of reasons you should make Perranporth your perfect Cornish base.
Perfect Accommodation When it comes to Perranporth camping, Perran Springs Holiday Park is perfect for those who want all the comforts of home in the likes of a caravan so they can kick back and relax after a long day of exploring the area. With family caravans, two person pods and basic tent pitches, it’s a great way for any kind of traveller to explore the area in and around Perranporth. Not only that, but Perranporth itself is worth a look – especially The Watering Hole restaurant and bar, the only one in the UK that’s right on the beach! Check them out:
Perran Springs Holiday Park
Everything Is Within Driving Distance
Do you fancy Land’s End, the Lizard, St Austell, Truro, St Ives or Falmouth? You can make it all happen from Perranporth, which makes it even better as a base. With everything within easy driving distance of about an hour or less, you can explore essentially all of Cornwall from this super central, inland location. Perranporth is easy access to Tintagel, Boscastle and other interesting locations along the main motorway into Cornwall from Devon, making it easy to get to as well as away from.
The Eerie History Of The Moor
Located only about an hour from the supposedly haunted Bodmin Moor, home of the infamous Jamaica Inn, Perranporth is perfect for those who want to explore the history and natural areas that aren’t all sandy shoreline. Bodmin Moor is home to some great hiking and history as well as the potential to go on ghost tours at Jamaica Inn itself. Stop at the Inn for a meal and a pint – visit the smuggling museum and explore the sordid history of this area. You won’t soon forget the mystery of Jamaica Inn.
So there you have a couple of great reasons why Perranporth makes such a great base for those coming to Cornwall. Being in such close proximity to everything means you can really make the most of your time in the area. Enjoy!