Out & About

St Endellion Easter Music Festival - 29.3.13 - 7.3.13, CornwallSpring Flower festival - 6.4.13-7.4.13, Boscastle Walking Weekend15.4.13-19.4.13, Padstow Mayday - 1.5.13, Cornwall International male Voice Choral Festival - 2.5.13-6.5.13, English National Surfing Championships - 4.5.13-6.5.13, Fowey Festival of Words and Music -8.5.13- 18.5.13, Bude Fosl Festival - 24.5.13 - 27.5.13, Run to theSun Festival - 24.5..13-27.5.1Cornwall offers a large variety of activities to anyone visiting. From golden beaches to mysterious moors, there are plenty of sights to see and things to do, to cater for all tastes. So if you are looking for a quiet painting retreat or an adrenaline filled beach holiday, then you are never far away from these and all activities at St Kew Holiday Cottages. For further information on places to go and things to do, then please have a look at our Activities page and the What’s Nearby page.

St Kew Holiday Cottages is just a short drive from Wadebridge, which recently topped the Sunday Times Best Places to Live in the South West and is an old market town. Here our guests will be able to stock up on all essentials, have a bite to eat or a drink in one of the many fine cafe’s and deli’s or visit the cinema on a rainy day.

Fresh Cornish Food

Cornwall is renowned for its great food, fresh produce and freshly caught sea food. Rick Stein’s many restaurants and Nathan Outlaw’s  Restaurant, are just down the road in Padstow and Port Isaac and Jamie Oliver’s restaurant, Fifteen, is only a short drive away. The renowned St Kew Inn just a 15 minute walk from our holiday cottages. For more places to eat, then please look at our Eating Out Page.

Locally we recommend:

St Kew Farm Shop: Sells locally sourced and organic produce and they bake fantastic organic bread in woodfired ovens – also a cafe serving light lunches and Pizza on Friday evenings.

Fresh from the Sea: Based in nearby Port Isaac, Fresh from the Sea specialises in sustainable Cornish fish, crabs, lobsters, mussels, oysters and scallops.

Deli Farm Charcuterie: Deli Farm Charcuterie is one of the UK’s leading producers of British air dried meats, using prime cuts of meat that are sourced from selected Cornish producers.

Gary Dutton: In nearby Wadebridge you will find Gary Dutton Butchers who supply locally sourced meat and game.

Relish Deli: At Foundry Court in Wadebridge, the delicatessen is a treat for food fanatics, coffee lovers and fans of real, honest food.

Festival Time

In Cornwall there are music, arts, food, surfing, sailing, traditional festivals and agricultural shows throughout the year.  Here is a selection of a few that are happening near us:

  • Cornwall Spring Flower Show 
  • St Endellion Easter Festival 
  • Padstow Mayday 
  • English National Surfing Championship 
  • Fowey Festival of Words and Music 
  • Bude and Stratton Folk Festival 
  • Newquay Arts Festival 
  • Cornwall Open Studios 
  • Royal Cornwall Show 
  • Electric Beach Festival 
  • St Merryn Steam and Vintage Rally 
  • Grand Day Out Family Fun Day 
  • Padstow Vintage Rally and Country Fair 
  • Bodmin Riding and Heritage Day 
  • Rock Oyster Festival 
  • Bodmin Moor 100 
  • Boconnoc Steam Fair 
  • Port Eliot Festival 
  • St Endellion Summer Music Festival
  • Creation Fest 
  • Boardmasters Surf, Skate and Music Festival 
  • Camelford Agricultural Show 
  • Cornish Steam annual Fair
  • Fowey Regatta and Carnival Week 
  • International Fireworks competition – Plymouth
  • Cornwall Folk Festival 
  • Bude Jazz Festival 
  • Falmouth to Royal Greenwich Tallships Regatta 
  • Newquay Ladies Open County Pilot Gig Championships 
  • Heritage Open Days 
  • Newquay Mens Open County Pilot Gig Championships
  • Cornwall Food and Drink Festival 
  • Padstow Christmas Festival 


For further info on these events and our availability, then please contact us here.