Local Interests

Mount Edgcumbe House and Country Park

Mount Edgcumbe House and Country Park

We are fortunate to be within walking distance of Mount Edgcumbe House and Country Park, formally the home of the Earl of Mount Edgcumbe. Set in idyllic parkland the house hosts many interesting events, walks and play areas for children. It is a fabulous setting for weddings and special occasions with many photographic opportunities and breathtaking views. There is also a cafe within the grounds suppling tasty snacks and refreshments. Please follow the link to their website for further details of forthcoming events. Mount Edgcumbe House and Country Park Website

Cremyll Keelboats

Cremyll Keelboats

Cremyll keelboats, home of the 22 square meter . These incredibly beautiful and unique boats are kept in Millbay Marina in Plymouth and lovingly cared for by Dominic and Barbara Bridgman. Renovation work is carried out by Mashfords at Cremyll on the Cornish side of the Tamar. Dominic is a Yacht master Instructor and can teach members how to sail the 22s. So, if you feel you would like to learn to sail or are a competent helm already and would like more information, visit their website. Cremyll Keelboats Website

The Edgcumbe Arms

The Edgcumbe Arms

Again just a short distance from Mashfords is The Edgcumbe Arms. This is a lovely old country style pub with large open fire, delicious home made meals and mouth watering desserts . They have an excellent outdoor seating area were you can experience dining el fresco, enjoying fine wines or beers from their comprehensive selection. Maybe you would just like to sit, relax and savour the fabulous views of the river Tamar and transitory boats, from elegant yachts to large Naval frigates. They also have comfortable affordable accommodation including two family rooms, a function room for special occasions, conferences etc and a holiday cottage for rental. Why not visit their website for yourself, The Edgcumbe Arms

 

Cremyll Ferry

Cremyll Ferry

The Cremyll Ferry is a short journey across the river Tamar from Admirals Hard to Mount Edgcumbe. Running approximately every 30 minuets, this crossing is quick and scenic, an ideal uncomplicated way to arrive on the Cornish side of the peninsula. Their friendly, knowledgeable staff are on hand to offer advice or assist with directions to any of the local attractions. Visit their website for more details. Cremyll Ferry Website

 

Other Information

These are other websites that may be of interest regarding local activities, look places of interest, dining experiences and available accommodation:

There is a local bus service from Cremyll to the surrounding area, Torpoint town centre and the Torpoint Ferry. The Torpoint ferry is a car ferry service providing a link from Plymouth to Cornwall.

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