Whatever your idea of the perfect pub, you're likely to find it in the Tamar Valley. Convivial pubs abound, on both Devon and Cornish sides of the river. Traditional country pubs with exposed beams, roaring log fires, cosy snugs and a well-kept cellar. Dog-friendly beer-gardens, fabulous views over rolling countryside. A welcoming host with a wide range of wines and beers. Affordable, hearty, locally nurtured food.
Or for something uniquely different, the Tamar Valley Rail Ale Trail - a scenic 14 mile journey through the Tamar Valley AONB through stunning countryside and over the magnificient Calstock Viaduct. With 14 pubs along its length, serving real ales in characterful settings, feedback is effusive and enthusiastic "Fantastic idea...excellent initiative.....fabulous time...great ales...visited all 14 pubs". What more can one say but - Try it!
|The White Hart Inn||
The White Hart, Chilsworthy traditional free house, good beer, good food and good company !
Your Cornish Castle for the wedding of your dreams…
17th Century Pentillie Castle is set within a 2,000 acre private estate on the Devon and Cornwall border. With breathtaking views across the River Tamar and to Dartmoor, this unique venue can be hired exclusively for your ceremony and reception ensuring your day is just that, yours!
|Trematon Castle Gardens||
In a miniature mediaeval castle lies a minimalist regency villa with a magical garden and magnificent views.
In 2012, garden designers Julian and Isabel Bannerman moved in and began to plant a garden which is intended to play to the Castle’s romantic and pre-Raphaelite glories, the astonishing wild flowers, woodland and orchard, have been intensified with bold borders full of scent, colour, lustre and panache...
Located south of Jamaica Inn, the famous smugglers haunt immortalised by Daphne du Maurier, Colliford is a tranquil lake providing some excellent moorland walks.
|Tamar Grow Local||
Tamar Grow Local (TGL) is a 'not for profit' Community Interest Company (CIC) set up on co-operative principles for the benefit of the community. This structure allows trading and has the ability to create a number of more specialist co-operative ventures under its umbrella to meet demand. The area covered is the Tamar Valley, which includes the market towns of Tavistock, Launceston, Callington and Saltash.
Our activities focus on three main areas:
|Stuart Bailey Media||
Stuart Bailey Media specialises in providing a professional, customer-focused Video Production and Photography service for both businesses and individual clients.
Based on the Devon and Cornwall border close to Plymouth and inside the Tamar Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, we are simply spoilt for choice for beautiful locations. Within touching distance of both the sea and Dartmoor and with urban areas ranging from small rural villages to bustling city centres, it is an amazingly inspirational place to live and work.
|Something Nice Catering||
Something Nice Catering is run by me, Judith Scott. I have many years experience in catering and offer a full catering service for functions large and small - tea parties, lunches, special occasions, buffet lunches, funeral receptions, etc. All food is locally sourced and home made. Prices are very reasonable. Please contact me to discuss your event and the food you would like served.
|The Shippen at Coombe Mill||Cornwall, Pets Not Allowed, No Children, Free Parking, Walkers Welcome, Romantic Breaks, Cyclists Welcome, By the River||
WILDLIFE HAVEN WITH RIVER, CORNWALL: Private nature reserve, wildlife tours, woodland paths, free parking, walkers and cyclists welcome, romantic breaks. Regrettably no pets or children.
The Shippen at Coombe Mill is a one bedroomed detached property for two people that is close to the River Carey and surrounded by a private nature reserve of 34 acres.
It is the perfect retreat for those who enjoy wildlife and peace and quiet. There are kingfishers, dippers, owls, deer, foxes, badgers, otters and bats as well as butterflies, dragonflies and damselflies.
|Barn Restaurant at Cotehele||
Originally a 15th century tithe barn. Specialises in locally sourced, seasonal food. Patio seating available. Licensed. Open daily mid-Feb to 31st December (except 25th and 26th December). Private Parties welcome. Dogs welcome in the patio.
|Launceston Castle - English Heritage||
Launceston was the former capital of Cornwall and the castle, commanding the town and surrounding countryside, controlled the main entry route into the county.
|Take a Trip on the Tamar Valley Line||
The Tamar Valley Line from Plymouth to Gunnislake.
|Weddings at Whitsand Bay Fort||Cornwall, Hot Tub, Swimming Pool, WiFi, Free Parking, Public Transport Nearby, Wheelchair Accessible, Walkers Welcome, Romantic Breaks, Licensed, Dog Friendly, Cyclists Welcome, Child Friendly, Cafe on site, Great Views||
Whitsand Bay Fort Holiday is the perfect venue for your wedding, offering a complete wedding package. Whitsand Bay Fort is located in a unique historic coastal setting overlooking the beautiful beaches of Whitsand Bay.
Our team will be on hand to help your event run smoothly, if you need any assistance with the organisation we’ll be here to help you or make suitable recommendations in terms of catering or entertainment. If you have a selected a specific theme for your event we will work with you to ensure that you achieve the look and feel for your party that you dreamed of.
|The Tamar Inn||
Beautifully situated in the heart of a community The Tamar Inn offers the warmest welcome to locals and visitors alike.
With a shiny newly refurbished kitchen, a secluded restaurant and log fires in the lounge and bar areas overlooking the river, the Tamar Inn offers you a complete experience; whether you are looking to dine out, listen to music or relax with friends and family.
Whether you are looking for places for:
** Eating out ** Fine dining ** Music ** Home made Pub food ** Real Ale ** Sports events ** Quiz Nights ** Family Friendly **
|The Charles Causley Festival||
2018’s annual Charles Causley Festival (the 9th one!) is on its way, with an attractive and varied programme offering something for everyone. It runs from the evening of Thursday 31 May until the evening of Sunday 3 June 2018.
The headline opening attraction for this year is the well-known and well-loved poet and broadcaster, Roger McGough — accompanied by LITTLe MaCHINe, firm Festival favourites who have supported headline poets in previous Causley Festivals.
|The Springer Spaniel||
An 18th Century country pub and restaurant which is easily found on the A388 between Launceston and Callington.
|Port Eliot Weddings||Cornwall, Free Parking, Public Transport Nearby, Walkers Welcome, Romantic Breaks, Licensed, Stay in a Historic House, Dog Friendly, Child Friendly, Cafe on site, Great Views, For larger groups, By the River||
For some, Port Eliot can be a retreat of tranquility and magic for others it can become a fantastical pleasure ground of music, drums and laughter.
An extraordinary marriage begins in an extraordinary location. Port Eliot hosts bespoke wedding celebrations, each as individual as the couple at the heart of them. As a private house with extensive grounds, a superb contacts book and an open mind, it provides an unforgettable setting for all styles of celebration.
|Cornish Welcome Tours||
Cornish Welcome Tours offers tailor-made tours of Devon and Cornwall for individuals or small groups.
|Who'd Have Thought It Inn at St Dominick||
Traditional village inn with spectacular views over the Tamar Valley. One mile from the National Trust Cotehele House and two miles from St Mellion International Golf and Country Club.
The Edgcumbe tea-room on Cotehele Quay is open daily from 10am to 4pm. After a brisk walk enjoy a light lunch and a glass of wine or an afternoon cream tea. Your dog is also welcome.
|Tamar Valley Food Hubs||
Tamar Valley Food Hubs is a 'not for profit' online farmers market delivering the best of Tamar Valley food and drink to homes and holiday cottages across the valley every week.