St Benets Abbey is a family run business. Although offering all modern comforts the building retains the charm and character of its historical past. The seven bedrooms are well furnished in an individual style, with ensuites, colour TVs, central heating, hair dryers and teacoffee making facilities.
The abbey has ample offroad parking.The location of St Benets Abbey makes it an ideal base for the tourist, being a mile from the A30, just outside Bodmin and easy to find. In the village you will find a pretty pub, a Norman Church, post office and village shop. Padstow, Tintagel (the legendary birthplace of King Arthur) Port Issac and Boscastle on the North coast and Fowey, St Austell (with the port of Charlestown), Looe, Polperro and Mevagissey to the South are excellent days out.St Benets is at the half-way point of the Saints Way, a medieval route taken by pilgrims on their way from Ireland to France which crosses from Padstow to Fowey making it an excellent two-day walk with a comfortable over-night stop at the abbey.Throughout the year we host a variety of special events and celebrations
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Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
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