World class food
North Cornwall boasts many highly rated restaurants and cosy country pubs. Celebrity chefs Rick Stein and Paul Ainsworth, each have a number of restaurants in and around Padstow, including Rick Stein’s Cornish Arms pub in St Merryn Village, only three minutes drive from Merryn Heights.
There are also several vineyards to visit across Cornwall but the nearest happens to be Camel Valley, which is one of the top producers of sparkling wine in the world (that includes champagne!), and it’s only 20 minutes away.
Padstow also hosts it’s very own award winning Christmas Festival. Showcasing Padstow at its best, the festival is one of the UK's largest, bringing together chefs, local food producers and crafts-folk to celebrate Christmas in a captivating waterside setting. Attracting over 40,000 visitors, each year sees the festival increase in popularity.