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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

Mon, 8 - Mon, 22 Apr (ca. 16 km)

Easter Trail

Sat, 18 May (ca. 16 km)

Newquay Orchard Spring fayre

Sat, 18 May (ca. 12 km)

Plant Sale & Open Day

Sun, 26 May (ca. 16 km)

50th Anniversary Party

Thu, 6 - Sat, 08 Jun (ca. 5 km)

Royal Cornwall Show 2019

Thu, 13 - Sun, 16 Jun (ca. 21 km)

St Nectan's Glen Midsummer River Song Retreat

Sat, 22 Jun (ca. 15 km)

Big Beach Clean

Sat, 29 Jun (ca. 12 km)

Rock 2 Rock, Let's Rock

Sat, 29 Jun (ca. 24 km)

Lostwithiel Gin Festival

Sat, 6 - Sun, 07 Jul (ca. 15 km)

Charity Bungee Jump For Cornwall Air Ambulance Trust

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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:

arrowSt Columb Major






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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