Dylan Thomas once described Mousehole as the prettiest village in England. This charming fishing village is widely celebrated in paintings, photographs, and literature. Mousehole boasts a small sandy beach and a picturesque harbor, leading to narrow, winding streets adorned with top-notch shops, restaurants, and pubs. Beyond the village lie stunning coves, rugged headlands, and attractive towns, with notable places to visit including:

- Newlyn: the largest fishing port in the southwest (1 mile)

- Penzance: a vibrant town and harbor with an array of shops and restaurants (3 miles)

- Lamorna Cove: a scenic harbor with cliff-top walks (2 miles)

- Porthcurno: home to one of the UK's finest beaches and the Minack Theatre (7 miles)

- Sennen Cove: a beautiful beach renowned for surfing (9 miles)

- St Ives: celebrated for its fishing heritage, art galleries, studios, shops, and restaurants (10 miles)

- Land's End: the iconic tip of Britain (10 miles)

- Marazion: a quaint old town with a lovely beach and access to St Michael's Mount (6 miles)

Links to local places for the family to visit:


St Michaels Mount

Minack Theatre

Porthcurno Beach