If you are looking for some other info on places to visit and things to do on and around the Lizard in Cornwall. This is the page for you, hope you find it useful.
National Trust and more…
Lizard Point and Kynance Cove all you need to know about the National Trust events and facilities on the Lizard and surrounding area.
Lizard and Penrose Blog keep up to date with what the National Trust volunteers and rangers are up to in the Lizard area.
Teneriffe Campsite a quiet and friendly camp site very close to the coast path and a walk to Mullion Cove where we run our kayaking sessions. The pods are great if you don’t have a tent or fancy a bit of ‘glamping’?
Welcome to Wild Lizard a new website with lots of things to do, places to stay and eat, plus events that are too good to miss.
The Natural Lizard find out more about the natural environment of the Lizard; flora, fauna and conservation work.
Accommodation and Food:
Polurrian Bay Hotel a wonderful luxury family hotel with amazing views towards Mullion Cove where we kayak from. They have their own beach, a swimming pool, creche, spa and much more.
Mullion Cove Hotel is the closest hotel to our kayaking site and it also has a very useful webcam that shows us what the conditions are like! Another great hotel right on the coast path with lovely views, good food and a friendly atmosphere.
Clowance Estate provides self-catering accommodation in 97 acres of beautifully landscaped parkland and woodlands, complete with an 18th Century manor house, a four-acre lake and its own private golf course.
Little Trethvas Holidays a small and very friendly camp site with cottages and other accommodation available. you will be well looked after by Liz and Mike. Plus there is also a lovely cafe just in case you fancy a day off from cooking.
Island View Apartments, Mullion four lovely apartments right on the harbour -an ideal spot to explore the coastline and come kayaking with us!
Haelarcher Farm B&B a farm cottage right on the coast path and also opposite our booking office! Jenny will look after you in this lovely traditional bed and breakfast.
Cadgwith Cottages choose from a variety of charming cottages in the Cadgwith area – handy for our kayaking and stand up paddling trips from the cove.
Trenance Farm Cottages ideal self catering, dog friendly accommodation near Mullion village, with great facilities including a pool!
Gwendreath Farm Holiday Park a small family run park with statics and camping. Get a 10% discount by quoting ‘Lizard Adventure’!
Mounts Bay Inn offers great food, live music and events all year round in the centre of Mullion.
Tregaddra B&B this 18th century farmhouse offers relaxing, peaceful accommodation with magnificent views of open rolling countryside and distant sea.
YHA there are 2 youth hostels on the Lizard peninsula – Lizard and Coverack. Both are located in amazing settings and with a variety of accommodation options. This link takes you to Lizard YHA (my personal favourite) so scroll down to find Coverack.
Stay in Cornwall a wide range of places to stay throughout Cornwall with ideas about where to eat and play too.
Ann’s Pasties the home of the well known pasty company. You can even order online and get them delivered!
Surf Kayak Holidays a part of Lizard Adventure where you can extend your surf kayaking skills and gain qualifications (optional) whilst exploring the best surf breaks in Cornwall and beyond.
Dan Joel Surf School a safe, relaxed and friendly surf school with a very experienced surfer, based at Poldhu Beach near Mullion.
Segway Goonhilly for a bit of fun on dry land, try out the on and off road Segway vehicles.
South West Coast path walk from Mullion to Lizard – a beautiful 7 mile walk along this amazing part of the coastline.
Organisations we work with:
Hayle Canoe Club we use their facilities in Hayle and support their training. All Canoe Clubs are a great place to improve your skills and get out on the water in a friendly supportive atmosphere.
Cornwall Outdoor Charter Group is a group of activity providers dedicated to promoting outdoor activities in Cornwall and protecting the environment they work in. We work together with environmental groups to ensure sustainable use of the environment, including the creation of codes of conduct for various activities.
Coastal Code Group – a large number of organisations have joined together to tackle the important issue of marine wildlife disturbance and raise the issue of the protection of our coastal wildlife. They have produced a very useful guide which can be accessed via this link to advise us all about how to avoid disturbing wildlife.
WISE Scheme seeks to minimise disturbance to marine wildlife through training and offering advice to both operators and the public.
Surfers Against Sewage an environmental charity protecting UK waves, oceans and beaches.
Happy Dogs Day Care we are often asked if dogs can come kayaking – I’m afraid not but we can recommend Jackie near Helston who will look after your dog for a few hours.
Doggy Day Care Cornwall are located just off the A30 near St Ives for those of you staying nearer the north coast. Jordan will happily care for your dogs.