Accommodation in St Austell, Cornwall
Part of the Cornwall Travel Guide on Britain Express, highlighting attractions, heritage, and tourism information.
Bed and Breakfast in St Austell, Cornwall
The Polgooth Inn is only a short walk away.
Polgreen offers stylish accommodation in peaceful surroundings, yet is close to all main tourist attractions in the area and only 10 minutes from the beach. Polgreen offers full English and continental breakfasts served in the garden room and afternoon teas and BBQ's are often available during the summer. Packed lunches can be provided by arrangement
Accommodation Rating: 4 (about ratings)
Map is based on address information supplied by the property and should be used only as a guide.
Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Lost Gardens of Heligan - 2.6 miles (Garden)
Pine Lodge Gardens - 3.8 miles (Garden)
World of Model Railways Exhibition - 3.9 miles (Family Attraction)
Mevagissey Museum - 3.9 miles (Museum)
Mevagissey Sealife Aquarium - 4 miles (Museum)
Tregrehan House - 4.4 miles (Garden)
Eden Project - 4.8 miles (Garden)
Trewithen - 4.9 miles (Historic House)
Caerhays Castle and Garden - 5.7 miles (Garden)
St Catherines Castle - 8 miles (Castle)
Nearby Towns & Villages to Visit
St Austell - 3 miles away
Mevagissey - 3.9 miles away
Veryan - 8.2 miles away
Fowey - 8.5 miles away
Lostwithiel - 9.1 miles away
Truro - 10.6 miles away
Bodmin - 11.6 miles away
Lanreath - 12.3 miles away
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Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low to exceptional) on historic interest
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