St Michael’s Mount
This iconic island rises gracefully to the church and castle at its summit. Accessible on foot at low tide across a causeway, at other times it is reached by a short evocative boat trip. The oldest surviving buildings date from the 12th century, when a Benedictine priory was founded here. Following the English Civil War, the island was acquired by the St Aubyn family, who still live in the castle. In the intervening years many additions and alterations were made to convert it for use as a mansion house. Fascinating rooms from different eras include the mid-18th-century Gothic-style blue drawing room.
Just minutes away from Woodstock is Morrab Gardens, an extensive collection of sub-tropical plants have been accumulated over many years. The gardens were created to study of acclimatisation of rare sub-tropical plants, a tradition that continues to this day. The gardens also house a fascinating private library, open to the public with its vast historical collections. Penzance is blessed with many green spaces, including Penlee Park with its own museum and art gallery: Penlee House.
Praa Sands Golf Club
Praa Sands golf club welcomes all visitors and non-members to this lovely seaside course overlooking Mount’s Bay. The course is a nine hole course privately owned by Kate and David Phillips. From every green on the course you can see the sea, and it provides a deceptively challenging Par 62 for men, Par 64 for ladies. It is open all year and no handicap certificate is required. Suitable golfing attire is expected. Meals and bar snacks are available, and all day as is club hire if needed.
West Cornwall Beaches
Whether you are keen for surfing or simply enjoy sitting on a beautiful beach then Cornwall has an abundance of amazing locations. Choose from the historic Penzance promenade or the golden sands of Sennen please ask Jon and Nikki for any hints as to what type of venue best suits your preference. For more on West Cornwall Beaches, visit: cornwall-beaches.co.uk
Places to go
Contact Woodstock Guest House
Woodstock Guest House
29 Morrab Road
Tel: 01736 369049
How to find us:
Take the A30 into Penzance, staying in the left-hand lane as you pass the railway station. This road will take you along the seafront. Morrab Road is the turning before the Queens Hotel and Woodstock Guest House is 200 metres on the right.
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