St. Merryn Park

Luxury Lodge

NORTH CORNWALL

 

 

 

 

Celebrity Connections

How about staying in the very places that your favourite stars have enjoyed across England? Celebrities are discovering the best places to stay in England and spotting one while you are there could make your holiday even more exciting.

 

Stars: 
Prince Harry & William, Hugh Grant, Pierce Brosnan, Claudia Schiffer, Kate Winslet, Nicole Kidman.


Favourite destination: 
North Cornwall


Why: 
Remoteness, seclusion, rugged coastlines, golden beaches, crashing waves, bracing cliff walks, fresh oysters and lobster straight from the bay. 


Where they stay: 
Exclusive hideaways such as the luxurious 26-bedroom Tresanton in St Mawes, designed and owned by Olga Polizzi, where Pierce Brosnan, Claudia Schiffer and Kate Winslet have all stayed.


This seasons hotspot: 
Rock in North Cornwall is the summer home of the Chelsea set and a favourite playground for Prince William and Hugh Grant.

The homes do not come cheap.  A three bedroom bungalow with swimming pool and nice views recently sold for £1.3m.  Nearby Polzeath beach has some of the best surfing in Cornwall and Daymer Bay, a short drive away has sand dunes, rock pools and shallow water for children to play in.  There are a few pubs and a French bisto.

 

Jill & Rick Stein. Landlords of the Cornish Arms, St. Merryn.

TV Cheif Ainsley Harriott presents an award.

The Camerons on holiday at Harlyn Sands, nr St. Merryn.

John Craven OBE & Juliet Morris in Padstow Harbour, Mayday 2007. 

Padstow