Althea House

Luxury Self Catering in the heart of Padstow

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Althea House,  64 Church Street, Padstow, PL28 8BG

Places to visit

Padstow is ideally suited for touring the many places of interest in Cornwall.  Here are just a few examples:


Areas of natural beauty

The natural beauty of our area is. of course, its main attraction - the rugged cliffs of the North Cornish coast, golden sandy beaches and coves washed by the Atlantic surf and the enormous variety of walks.

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The Eden Project

The Eden Project is an exciting attraction where you can explore your relationship with nature, learn new things and get inspiration about the world around you.  Experience the world's largest rainforest in captivity, cutting edge architecture and buildings, stunning garden displays all year round, world-class sculpture and art, brilliant local fairly traded food in the cafes, a rainforest lookout that takes you above the treetops.


Eden Project


There are a huge number of beaches within easy reach of Althea House.  Choose from St George's Well or Tregirls, both unspoilt estuary beaches and within an easy walk.  Take a trip on the Padstow to Rock ferry to explore Rock, Daymer Bay and Polzeath, from here a short walk will take you to St Enodoc Church where the Poet Laureate, Sir John Betjeman is buried.

Alternatively take a walk or short drive to our Atlantic beaches, Trevone Bay, Harlyn Bay, Constantine Bay, Treyarnon Bay, Porthcothan for surfing, paddleboarding or kayaking.  Visit for more information on these activities.

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