To Do, See & Shop
Stithians CostCutter - TR3 7DP
Family Run Business with most essentials, good selection of Beers, Baker Tom’s bread etc
Bailey’s Country Store -TR10 8LA
Lovely High Quality Farm shop with interesting local food, drink and supplies
Asda - Penryn - TR10 9LY
Tesco Helston - TR13 8PJ
Sainsbury’s Helston - TR13 8BN
Morrisons Redruth - TR15 3NH
Waitrose Truro - TR1 1RH
Pubs and Cafes:
Wendron CC - Not currently open. The closest Pub, Walking distance
The Halfway House - A little further walk - Not currently open
Golden Lion - Lovely sunday lunch & menu, take away options available. Next to Stithians Lake - Kids area and stunning beer garden. Best pub near here.
Wild Vibes Cafe - At Stithians lake
Slice of Cornwall - lovely rural cafe & gardens
Muddy Beach Cafe Penryn - great for breakfast - pre-book at the moment.
Falmouth has many lovely pubs, restaurants and cafes. Gylly Beach Cafe/Pub is a nice spot. Harbour Lights is the best Chippy & a couple of decent Italians/pizza places at event’s Square.
Stalls, Huts & Honesty Boxes:
Curtis Veg Hut - in our Village (Currently a Red Gazebo) - good selection of local fruit and veg. Baker Tom’s deliveries every Wednesday and Saturday - Pre-order by 11am the previous day.
In the village, Brian and Pam sell their fresh eggs - if the sign is covered - no eggs. If it’s uncovered, knock the door to be served.
There are several other honesty boxes in the village & surrounding - fresh veg, jams & all sorts!
The Mariners in Penryn - one of our favourite Fish & Chip Shops
The Harbour Lights in Falmouth - Also one of the top local Fish and Chip shops
The Red Chilli - Penryn - consistently good Indian Cuisine
Anglo Asia Helston - Also good Indian grub
Thai Orchid Falmouth - great Thai Food
Ploy Thai - Also great Thai food
Perranporth - North Coast, huge beach, good for surfing - bar on the beach!
Praa Sands - beautiful massive beach, great for kids + rockpooling. Paddle boarding, Kayaking
Church Cove - stunning location
Kynance Cove - bit of a walk down but well worth it - gorgeous location
Gylly Beach - Falmouth Town beach - clean, good for swimming, paddleboarding + cafe.
Swanpool - also in Falmouth, good for kayaking + small cafe
Maenporth - A little further along the road, lovely local beach. Park right on the beach
Godrevy (nr St Ives) & Gwithian - just beautiful!
Family Attractions etc:
Heartlands - The SW’s largest free adventure playground & mining heritage centre + events
Tehidy Woods - some lovely walks here & feed the tame squirrels!
Kimberly Park - Beautiful park in Falmouth. Great for kids & Adults + Table Tennis tables!
Mount Pleasant Eco Park - Check it out - all sorts
Stithians Lake - Watersports plus Cafe - kayaking, windsurfing, kids play park.
Cycle Tracks, Bissoe, mining trails
Helston Park (& Skate Park) and Boating Lake & Walk to Looe Bar (Cafe on way)
St Michael’s Mount - popular place to visit.
Falmouth Maritime Museum - something to do inside
Flambards Helston - Popular Venue for tourists, theme park & Victorian Village.
Soft Plays if you need them! - “1 to 11” Helston - “Raze the Roof Penryn”
BF Adventure & Kernow Adventure Park are just up the road from here.
Healey’s Cider Farm - Good day out for kids & adults!
Seal Sanctuary at Gweek
Pendennis Castle, Falmouth
Ships & Castles Swimming Pool Falmouth
The Tate Museum St.Ives
Lost Gardens of Heligan
A Little Further Afield:
Hidden Valley Discovery Park - Launceston
The Eden Project
Lands End - visitor centre, carious events & food etc.
Lappa Valley - Steam Train Theme Park
Royal Cornwall Museum
Hendra Water Park Newquay