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Crackington Haven beach

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Crackington Haven beach
Crackington Haven, Cornwall, England
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Crackington Haven (Self catering)
Pa's Cottage, Crackington Haven

Pa's Cottage

Pa's Cottage is a delightful whitewashed thatched cottage, 60 metres from the sandy and surfing beach of Crackington Haven. Crackington is an unspoilt cove flanked by magnificent cliffs with a …
Sleeps 6

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Crackington Haven (Self catering)
Poet's Retreat, Crackington Haven

Poet's Retreat

This single-storey wheelchair-accessible cottage in Crackington Haven sleeps up to nine people in four bedrooms.
Sleeps 9

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Bowood Park Hotel

Set in 230 acres of what was once a deer park of the Black Prince, you are assured of a warm welcome at Bowood Park. The non- golfer is amply catered for with many attractions and activities such as the National Trust coastline, cycling the Camel Trail, clubbing in Newquay … more >>

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Hawthorne Dene Hotel

The Hawthorne Dene Hotel is situated in a prime spot, just a short walk from Falmouths main town and its many beautiful sandy beaches. Once inside this welcoming family run hotel you can experience the elegance, charm and comfort of a bygone era. There is a fine library and a … more >>

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