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Things to do near Tulip Tree Cottage

Mylor Boat Hire

1.3 miles away

Family friendly boat hire in Falmouth with boats for between 4 - 10 people available for hourly, daily or weekly hire. No experience required, full instructions given.

For a fun family activity in Falmouth, look no further than Mylor Boat Hire. We offer a range of motorboats, launches and punts for hire which are ideal for exploring the unique sheltered waters around Falmouth. See charming villages, visit waterside pubs and restaurants or just enjoy a relaxing day on the water. We provide all the equipment you will need and our easy to handle motorboats require no previous boating experience. Boats for between 4 - 10 people are available for hourly, daily or longer term hire and during the summer months we also offer evening cruises. Babies and dogs welcome.

The Norway Inn

2.1 miles away

Large friendly pub in Perranarworthal near Truro. Welcoming atmosphere, helpful service. Locally sourced produce, delicious home-made food. Vegetarian options

If you're looking for a friendly Cornish pub to enjoy good food and drink, visit the Norway Inn. We are a large pub in an excellent, easy to reach location on the main road between Falmouth and Truro. We take great pride in all the food we serve and we work with local suppliers to ensure we have the finest local produce to create delicious meals. Our excellent all day menu has a great selection, from traditional pub favourites such as scampi, home made pies, and fish and chips, as well as vegetarian options and seafood dishes. The Norway Inn is also the ideal location to hold your party, wedding reception or any other function, and we can seat up to 80 people in the restaurant with an additional 80 guests in the bear.

Falmouth Art Gallery

2.4 miles away

Art Gallery in Falmouth. Includes permanent and seasonal exhibitions, featuring works by major British artists. Gift shop housing a wide range of items.

If you're searching for a family friendly day out in Falmouth, whatever the weather, you're sure to enjoy a visit to Falmouth Art Gallery. The gallery features an impressive collection from artists from across the UK, and with completely free admission, this is an attraction not to be missed on any visit to Falmouth and the surrounding area. To find out more about specific works on display, or if you have any other questions, please visit our main website via the link provided below.

Orca Sea Safaris

2.8 miles away

Wildlife watching boat trips from Falmouth on the Cornish coast. Family friendly, ideal for groups. See dolphins, seals, sharks & more. Charter hire available

If you want to see the amazing wildlife that lives just off the Cornish coast, the best way to do it is on an Orca Sea Safari! We offer fantastic marine safaris leaving from the historic port of Falmouth, where you can see wildlife and hear about the local history and marine environment, as well as smugglers tales and stories of shipwrecks from your friendly skipper. On our safaris visitors regularly see dolphins, basking sharks and seals, as well as a range of fish and birds. We offer a range of trips, including the 1 hour Bay Discovery trip and our most popular trip, the 2 hour Coastal Explorer trip. Please visit our website for more information on our trips.

National Maritime Museum Cornwall

2.8 miles away

Maritime museum in Falmouth. Voted 'South West's Visitor Attraction of the Year'. Shipwrecks, the very first submarine, human torpedo, interactive exhibitions.

Welcome to the National Maritime Museum, Cornwall. We want to share with you the story of the people who use small boats and to explore the lives of one community for whom the sea has been an essential lifeline and source of food: the people of Cornwall. We are committed to a special mix of conservation, research, education and entertainment. We are more than just a museum; we aspire to be a standard bearer for the emergent Cornwall - innovative, confident and stamped with a quality brand. Proud of its past and present, yet designed for the future.

* Calls cost no more than 6p per minute from a BT landline

Falmouth Pleasure Cruises

2.9 miles away

Superb pleasure cruises in Falmouth, Cornwall. 65ft boat with three decks, two bars and toilets. Trips last approximately two hours ten minutes.

Falmouth Pleasure Cruises offer cruises across Falmouth Bay and into the scenic Helford River throughout the day. Operating from the Prince of Wales Pier you can enjoy views of Falmouth Docks and shipping, St Mawes and Pendennis Castles, the beaches of Castle, Gyllynvase, and Meanporth, Swanpool and many more places of interest.

The Rising Sun

3.4 miles away

Traditional Cornish pub located on the beautiful harbour in St Mawes. Excellent menu with locally sourced produce used. Vegetarian & children's options

The Rising Sun is a traditional Cornish pub offering excellent hospitality in a beautiful location overlooking the picturesque harbour of St Mawes. The inn combines a mixture of both modern and traditional style in an atmosphere of luxury and elegance. We are open daily from 8.30am for breakfast, and as well as our excellent all day menu with daily changing specials we serve traditional Cornish cream tea. Our menu has something to appeal to all tastes, with seafood, meat dishes and vegetarian options available and we also have a children's menu.

St Mawes Kayaks, Water Taxi & Mini Cruises

3.5 miles away

Explore St. Mawes and the Percuil River on sit-on Kayaks or on the 8 passenger rib (rigid inflatable boat) for a blast out into the bay or a relaxing evening water taxi trip.

St Mawes Sit-on Kayaks, Mini Cruises & Water Taxi makes it possible for anyone to take advantage of this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty from a different point of view. There's fun for all the family and for all interests. Hire a Kayak for the day, safe and stable sit-on kayaks are one of the easiest and fun ways to get afloat. Take a water taxi trip, mini cruise of fast ride out into thebay! The choice of yours, with knowledgeable, friendly staff and superb quality equipment you'll be afloat in no time!

BF Adventure

4.9 miles away

Outdoor activity centre in Penryn, Cornwall. Activities include raft building, kayaking, archery, abseiling and survival skills. Ideal for team building.

We can create a bespoke team building day for you and your team. Helping foster team spirit with a range of fun activities, these days are ideal for building strong working relationships, welcoming new staff to your business, or simply having a fun day out with your friends. Choose from a range of adventurous activities, and even set goals for the day with our team building southwest activity package. Activities include raft building and kayaking in water filled quarries, archery, climbing, abseiling, survival skills and various exciting team building and problem solving challenges. Enjoy a full or half day of activities, or even combine it with a team meeting at the site. For details about how we can meet your requirements, please visit our main website.

* Calls cost no more than 6p per minute from a BT landline

Treasure Trails

5.1 miles away

Solve a 'whoodunit' by following the directions, finding the answers to clues and eliminating suspects. A great fun way to explore the city and see the sights of Truro

The once thriving port of Truro, now the 'capital' of Cornwall is the setting for this Murder Mystery hunt. Clue seekers will be taken on a fascinating journey to explore the tranquil cathedral cloisters, the picturesque Victoria Gardens, the river front and Lemon Quay and the charming Georgian Terrace.

Yak and Yeti

5.1 miles away

Truro restaurant offering traditional Nepalese and Indian food. We have a delicious range of starters, mains and side dishes. Perfect for an evening out!

Wonderfully situated in the historical city of Truro in Cornwall, Yak and Yeti Restaurant serves delicious Nepalese cuisine and offers a powerful, enduring, and unforgettable taste that has to be 'seen' to be believed! This unique style of cuisine is fast becoming one of the world's favourites, reflecting the vast diversity of its environment, history and neighbouring cultures.

* Calls cost no more than 6p per minute from a BT landline

Vertigo Truro

5.2 miles away

Trendy bar restaurant in Truro offering a range of light bites and tasty platters, regular live entertainment. Ideal for drinking and eating out in Cornwall.


5.2 miles away

One of the most established Truro bars & coffee lounge, with contemporary décor & audio visual entertainment with good international food cooked fresh on site.

Bosvathick Farm Riding Stables

5.5 miles away

Horse riding stables in Constantine near Falmouth in Cornwall. 30 horses & ponies for riders of all abilities, lessons for children & adults. Nervous riders welcome!

Bosvathick Riding Stables is a friendly, family run yard offering riding for visitors of all ages in South Cornwall. Set on a 92 acre farm, we have 30 horses used for lessons and escorted hacking, with ponies and horses to suit all ages and abilities. We offer lessons taught by qualified instructors with group lessons available for children, and group and private lessons as well as rides available for adults.

The Golden Lion Inn & Lakeside Restaurant

6.3 miles away

Friendly, family-run restaurant inn near Redruth, offering quality British food sourced from local produce, suitable for families & groups, relaxing atmosphere.

At the Golden Lion Inn and Lakeside Restaurant we've plenty to boast about. We're located in an enviable lakeside setting and are proud recipients of several pub of the year awards from Cornwall Tourism. We offer some of the best food in the county using local producers and suppliers wherever possible. We have an extensive wine menu and real ales from local brewers.

The Ferry Boat Inn

6.7 miles away

Well known inn in Helford Passage run by the award-winning Wright Brothers. Serves excellent ales & wines & an all-day menu of fresh locally sourced seafood.

Trengilly Wartha Country Inn & Restaurant

7.0 miles away

Charming Cornish country inn providing a welcoming atmosphere for all visitors. Excellent menu of local sourced produce, wide range of drinks, wines & whiskeys

The Trengilly Wartha Inn is an independent freehouse located in a beautiful location in the Cornish countryside near Falmouth and Helston. We have an excellent selection of drinks available in our friendly Cornish inn, with up to 150 wines, 40 malt whiskies and a range of real ales available. An excellent range of food is served, all using fresh local produce. We have a classic bar menu, as well as our bistro menu which has a range of elegant food with something to appeal to all tastes and appetites.

Sailaway St. Anthony

7.1 miles away

Quality paddle, sail and motor boats for hire in Helston. Suitable for all levels of competency, full safety equipment provided. Prices quoted are per day.

When you want to experience the joys of sailing in Falmouth and the surrounding area, make Sailaway St. Anthony your first choice. We have diesel launches suitable for larger families or for fishing further out in Falmouth Bay, and outboard motorboats better for the beautiful upper reaches or for lazing in one of the coves. For further information about our boat hire options or our sailing tuition, please visit our main website via the link provided below.

* Calls cost no more than 6p per minute from a BT landline

The Shipwrights Arms

7.3 miles away

Pretty thatched riverside pub in Helford offering lovely lunch and evening menus. Live music events throughout the year & jazz nights every Sunday. Great family friendly pub.

The Shipwrights Arms is a pretty thatched pub set on bank of the Helford river and offering a relaxing and unique place to enjoy a drink and a freshly prepared meal. The pub offers a fantastic range of delicious lunch and evening meals from locally sourced produce wherever possible and their fish is sourced directly from the river. In the summer a BBQ is run outside the pub in addition to the kitchen and you can enjoy a wealth of live music events and jazz events every Sunday. Serving a range of drinks from local beers and ciders to coffee and teas, the pub is open every day from 11am - 11pm.

Gweek Seal Sanctuary

8.9 miles away

Enjoy a day out at the Seal Sanctuary in Gweek. Great family friendly attraction with plenty to see and do. Watch sealions, seals, otters and penguins or enjoy a snack in the cafe.

The Seal Sanctuary in Gweek is the only fully operational seal rescue centre in Cornwall. Set in 40 acres of Cornish countryside and with a wide range of things to do, the sanctuary makes for a great family day out. Offering visitors an intimate insight into how the sanctuary runs, the attraction is home to sealions, seals, penguins and otters, many of which have been rescued from our British beaches and the surrounding Cornish coast. The sanctuary also offers a unique look into their interactive rock pools where experts will show you creatures that live in our shores.