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St. Nectan's Glen

Tintagel, England
+44 1840 779538
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Amazing experience

This place is absolutely brilliant. The staff were very welcoming and friendly. Not many places do... read more

Reviewed yesterday
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Money can spoil even the most spiritual of places

A beautiful place spoiled by a gating system that gives you the feeling of being shepherded like a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Cornwall, United Kingdom
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“magical place” (67 reviews)
“car park” (115 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 17:00
Tintagel, England
+44 1840 779538
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This place is absolutely brilliant. The staff were very welcoming and friendly. Not many places do you get the offer to borrow wellies which gives u the opportunity to get up close to the main water falls, which made the experience all the more special....More

Thank lillysav69
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A beautiful place spoiled by a gating system that gives you the feeling of being shepherded like a shifty and untrustworthy consumer. Staff very nice about it but I found it affected the experience, as did the junk and 'peace offerings' left everywhere. In a...More

Thank Theguiltytraveller
Reviewed 4 days ago

long walk not easy lots of step not a problem for us and well worth it to see 3 falls lots of resting places and photo opportunity's nice tea room and gift shop before and after falls ( (wellies provided free) linked to the legend...More

Thank William G
Reviewed 4 days ago

A fairly long and at times slightly difficult trek to get to the waterfall is certainly rewarded with a great experience. Wellies are a must but are generally provided on arrival. The trek to the waterfall can take between 15-20mins and can be tough if...More

1  Thank gbprogrammes
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Absolutely stunning place. The walk there and the route down to the waterfall is beautiful. Absolutely would recommend. Plenty of photo opportunities. TIP 1. Entering the postcode on our satnav didn't take us anywhere near the waterfall parking. It actually took us (and clearly some...More

1  Thank plinky74
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Loved the waterfall the new cafe at the top all beautiful the walk is longer than you think and not the best walkway very slippery in parts no hand rails and very uneven steps so if you aren't too good on your feet I wouldn't...More

Thank dandgedwards
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You have to pay to see the waterfall? YES. Just go and see....I was sceptical but honestly it is worth it.

Thank Simon G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Due to the recent rain it was a very muddy trek to the waterfall and did feel for people starting the walk in their nice clean trainers ! Cafe at the top and nice walk down to the waterfall which you do need to wade...More

Thank Jillian197
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you don't believe in fairies or the world of magic, then the 30min walk through the enchanted woods to the Glen, will absolutley convert you. This here 53 year old found himself looking into the woods, wondering if he had spotted a creature from...More

Thank Demetri T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent a wonderful few hours here with our two children today. It's well worth the walk from the car park - only about 20 minutes - and the whole place is so beautiful and picturesque. Super new visitors cafe serving delicious food, the short walk...More

1  Thank britgalgoesout
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28 November 2016|
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Response from Claire E | Reviewed this property |
Dogs are allowed
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24 October 2016|
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Response from reviewbyclaire | Reviewed this property |
its approximately a mile from the car park to the falls so 20 - 30 minutes for a steady walk and then allow another 30 minutes from the entrance to the falls down to the falls and then back up. add extra time if you want... More
19 July 2016|
Response from Kim B | Reviewed this property |
Drive from Tintagel to Boscastle (and vice versa) on the coast road (B3263). Park in the free car park situated just off the road in Trethevy. It's a small car park and easy to pass by. From Tintagel the car park is on... More