Luxury Winter Cornish Escape and Eden Project

Escape this winter for a relaxing signature break on the dramatic Cornwall coast. The Carlyon Bay hotel offers exceptional luxury in a spectacular setting, with sea views, an indoor pool with spa, plus an AA rosette award-winning restaurant. Also enjoy visits to some of Cornwall's highlights including the Eden Project, historic Truro, and a fascinating trip to explore Cornwall's murky past with a visit to Bodmin Jail and the famous Jamaica Inn.

5 days from £749pp

Single Room Supplement from £29pp

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Your Tour Includes

  • 4 nights hotel with English breakfast
  • 4 evening meals
  • Local joining points
  • Porterage at the hotel

Itinerary

Local departure by coach or Home Connect service, then on to St Austell for a four-night stay.

The Carlyon Bay Hotel has won many awards for being Cornwall's finest luxury hotel and is situated on the cliff tops of St Austell Bay offering stunning sea views.

Included Meals

  • Dinner

Today we visit the historic city of Truro, dominated by the stunning three-spired cathedral. Start your Christmas shopping in one of the many shops and view the elegant Georgian architecture.

We then call at Heartlands, a place where Cornish heritage and culture are celebrated and enjoy one of the delights – a traditional cream tea!

Included Meals

  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Included Highlights

  • Truro
  • Heartlands

We visit the magnificent Eden Project today. This all-weather attraction allows you to experience the sights, smells and scale of rainforests in the Rainforest Biome, amble amongst the orange and lemon trees in the Mediterranean Biome. The vast exhibits and fantastic displays attract visitors from all over the world.

We also call at Par Market, one of the largest indoor markets in the UK.

Included Meals

  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Included Highlights

  • Eden Project
  • Par Market

After breakfast, we depart the hotel to enjoy a fun day exploring the legends of Cornwall’s pirates, smugglers, and murky past. Our first stop will be the imposing Bodmin Jail, which now showcases the rich and dark history of Cornwall, especially the legacy of Georgian and Victorian crime and punishment. Learn about the local legends of smugglers and pirates and the 'Beast of Bodmin' at this fully accessible all-weather attraction. A fully guided tour is included.

Our next stop after a drive over Bodmin moor will be at the famous Jamaica Inn. Welcoming visitors since 1750, it is famous for the novel by Daphne du Maurier. A visit to the smugglers museum is included, where you can view artefacts of smuggling and shipwrecks. There is also a gift shop and farm shop with local Cornish produce.

Included Meals

  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Included Highlights

  • Jamaica Inn
  • Bodmin Jail

Return home.

Included Meals

  • Breakfast

Single Room Supplement from £29.00 (5 days).

Accommodation

You will stay for four nights at the 4-star The Carlyon Bay Hotel in St. Austell.

The Carlyon Bay Hotel

The Carlyon Bay Hotel

One of Cornwall's finest luxury hotels, the 4-star Carlyon Bay Hotel is situated on the cliff tops of St Austell Bay, offering breathtaking sea views. The hotel’s bedrooms feature first-class furnishings and stylish décor, with many also providing panoramic coastal views. Enjoy exquisite cuisine in both of the hotel’s restaurants; the Bay View boasts an AA Rosette and serves indulgent dishes in sumptuous surroundings, whilst the Taste Brasserie offers a menu inspired by Cornish favourites – from day-caught fish to award-winning cheeses, expect to be impressed. Guests can relax on the hotel’s very own private beach, enjoy a round of golf on the 18-hole championship course, or unwind in the luxury spa with its indoor and outdoor swimming pools, sauna, and steam room. After a busy day of exploring, sink into the terrace lounge’s comfortable sofas and listen to the resident pianist with your favourite tipple.

Location: Sea Road, St Austell, PL25 3RD

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  • 4 Star
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Lift
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  • TV
  • Tea and Coffee Making Facilities
  • Shower or Bath
  • Telephone
  • Free Wifi
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  • Room Service Available
  • 24 Hour Front Desk
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  • Restaurant
  • Lift
  • WiFi Available

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