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Padstow Town in Cornwall

Photograph of Padstow


Padstow (Cornish: Lannwedhenek) is a small town, civil parish and cargo port on the north coast of Cornwall. The parish had a population of 3,162 in 2001, although this increases enormously in summer. The town, made famous by Celebrity Chef, Rick Stein is located approximately 14 miles northeast of Newquay, at the mouth of the River Camel and has a quieter feel about it.

Tourist Information

The nearest source of local information is available from Padstow Tourist Information Centre.

Events near Padstow

Thu, 18 - Wed, 24 Oct (ca. 23 km)

Silver and Metal Clay Narrative Jewellery with Iwona Tamborska

Sat, 27 Oct (ca. 17 km)

Diamonds are Forever Charity Ball 2018

Tue, 30 Oct (ca. 16 km)

Fright Night: Murder Mystery

Thu, 1 Nov (ca. 22 km)

Knightor Winery and C-Fylm Cinema Night - Merlot and a Movie

Sat, 3 - Fri, 09 Nov (ca. 0 km)

Launch of the book "Sea, Salt and Solitude"

Thu, 8 - Mon, 12 Nov (ca. 14 km)

Jagers Country Music Festival

Sat, 17 Nov (ca. 5 km)

Cornish Winter Fair

Thu, 22 - Fri, 23 Nov (ca. 18 km)

FREE Energy Saving Workshops for organisations in Cornwall

Sat, 24 - Sun, 25 Nov (ca. 9 km)

Christmas Fair

Sun, 25 Nov (ca. 5 km)

Devon and Cornwall Waterfowl Show and Sale

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Dining out near Padstow

Local Accommodation


Cottage Holidays

There is a great choice of cottages for rent in the local area. Take a look at the beautiful cottages in Polzeath, Padstow, Port Isaac and Wadebridge.

Holiday Parks

Holiday Parks

Stay at a nearby Holiday Park and keep the kids amused all day! Parks in the vicinity include those at:

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Plenty of hotels are available locally. Consider those in the local towns:




	arrowSt Columb Major


Caravan Holidays

In the vicinity is a choice of camping and caravan sites offering high quality, affordable holiday accommodation. Consider camps in Padstow, Wadebridge, Bodmin Moor and Newquay.

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