The Maenporth Estate

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The Maenporth Estate is a private gated estate set in 29 acres of parkland and woods, 2 miles south of the port and resort of Falmouth, set on a headland overlooking a cove with a large sandy beach. There is an indoor swimming pool with spa and sauna, plus 2 all-weather tennis courts. At beach level there is a choice of the award winning Cove Restaurant or Life’s a Beach café. Direct access to the coastal footpath. Falmouth golf course is just 1 mile away.

Helford Passage

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Helford Passage is a mile from the village of Mawnan Smith. It’s in a sheltered cove on the Helford Estuary, with a lovely sandy beach adjacent rock pools and direct access onto the coastal path. The Ferryboat Inn overlooks the beach and specialises in local seafood. There is an outdoor pool for residents, and boat hire with a passenger ferry to Helford village and the Shipwrights Arms.

Other Locations

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Falmouth Bay and the Helford Estuary are one of the most picturesque areas in Cornwall, with much of it being designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and extensive stretches of coastline under the control of The National Trust. Falmouth is a lively port, resort and university town hosting The National Maritime Museum and many festivities. Coastal walks, water activities and gardens of national repute as well as some fabulous restaurants, are just part of what the area has to offer.