Definitive Guide to the Camel Trail, Cornwall, UK | Cornwall's most popular multi-use trail route
The Camel Trail is 17.3 miles long..
It is a resurfaced railway line..
The entire length is flat & therefore suitable for the disabled..
It's original use was to transport sand inland..
Only a small part of the trail is on roads and shared with normal traffic..
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This part of north Cornwall makes a great base for a holiday; you are close to both the north & south Cornish coasts, as well as other popular locations like Port Isaac and Bodmin Moor also being close to hand.
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Set down a quiet leafy lane, this delightful cottage is a romantic conversion of a former chapel; featuring original beams, it is full of character. Commanding panoramic views, the holiday cottage stands high up in the Camel Valley within 50 acres of shared terraced gardens and woodland which lead down to the River Camel. Walks from the doorstep - the Camel Trail (300 yards) leads to either Padstow or Bodmin Moor.
Sleeps: 4 Prices & Availability Property ref: GSE 0345 268 9252
Woodland Retreat, Polbrock
Set within 50 acres of terraced woodland high in the Camel Valley, this holiday cottage has been furnished and fitted to a high standard with style and is the ideal romantic retreat. The landscaped garden has two patio areas with lovely country views and a short path leads to the shared indoor heated swimming pool & sauna (both open all year round). Natural spring water supply.
Sleeps: 2 Prices & Availability Property ref: T13 0345 268 9252
Silverstream Cottage, Hellanbridge (pet friendly)
This 17th-century cottage, one of a pair, lies in the picturesque hamlet of Hellandbridge. Set between the medieval stone bridge over the river and the Camel Trail, which passes the cottage directly, the location is ideal for walkers and cyclists. Surrounded by countryside, there is a large garden with patio and lawned area, ideal for an evening barbecue or morning coffee overlooking the River Camel.
Sleeps: 6 Prices & Availability Property ref: TMA 0345 268 9252
Churchtown Cottage, Blisland (pet friendly)
Enviably located, overlooking the green of one of Cornwall’s most beautiful villages on the edge of Bodmin Moor. The cosy interior of this charming cottage boasts a wealth of period features, with a solid fuel stove providing a focal point in the dining room. Adjacent to the village’s renowned country pub, serving real ale and traditional fayre (national CAMRA Pub of the Year winner).
Sleeps: 7 Prices & Availability Property ref: GZ7 0345 268 9252
The Shooting Lodge, Colquite (pet friendly)
This very spacious, detached property, converted from a 200-year-old barn, occupies a peaceful setting on the owners’ 850-acre working arable farm and pheasant shooting estate. Very attractively furnished and well equipped, it boasts eight en-suite bedrooms (all with colour TVs), two sitting-rooms, a games room with open fire and pool table.
Sleeps: 18 Prices & Availability Property ref: GD7 0345 268 9252
Wenford Hall, Wenford Bridge (pet friendly)
Nestling on the fringes of Bodmin Moor in lovely peaceful countryside, Wenford Hall is a detached, spacious holiday property set in 0.75 acres of grounds. Wenford Hall is adjacent to the owner’s home and boasts sole use of an outdoor heated swimming pool, cinema room with 11ft wide screen and leather sofas, and a games room with a full size snooker table. Guests are just a short walk/cycle from the Camel Trail.
Sleeps: 10 Prices & Availability Property ref: E5597 0345 268 9252
Chy-An-Eglos, St Maybn (pet friendly)
This semi-detached, stone holiday cottage nestles in the shadow of the 15th-century church in the picturesque village of St Mabyn. Enjoy country walks from the door and some of the attractions that Cornwall has to offer, including Bodmin Moor, the Camel Trail, Wadebridge, the Eden Project and many coastal villages & beaches including Port Isaac, Tintagel and Boscastle.
Sleeps: 2 Prices & Availability Property ref: 27924 0345 268 9252
This is just a small selection of our holiday accommodation in Cornwall that is within easy reach of the Camel Trail. If you would like more information on any of the properties shown, please call 0345 268 9252.