With temperatures soaring and restrictions easing, it seems that summer holidays are finally in sight for Brits, and what  better time to book some time-off than now? If there’s anything we’ve learnt this past year it’s that staycations are here to stay and England has some stunning scenery to explore.

    Take a look at our Top 10 best places in Cornwall, ideal for your next Instagram pose and no filter needed!

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    St. Ives

    This famous beach resort hotspot is one of the best beaches in South Cornwall, thanks to its premium location right by the sea and its amazing views that will make you wonder whether you’re still in England or across the globe in a paradisiac island. With so many breath-taking views right from your window, the tough choice will be picking where to stay for the week.

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    Constantine Bay

    Constantine Bay is a must visit, especially if you’re looking for surfing in Cornwall. Best known as the surfer village of the UK, Constantine Bay is everything you ever dreamed of. Sandy beaches and dunes, picture-perfect sunsets, surfers of all levels riding the waves and all in a quiet yet not isolated idyllic town. Pack your bags and swimsuit, and book yourself a weekend to remember in one of these incredible hotels, just minutes from the beach.

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    Eden Project

    Unlike anything you’ve ever seen, the Eden Project near St Austell, houses the largest rainforest in captivity, with exotic plants and contemporary gardens to make any nature enthusiast’s day! And as if that wasn’t enough they also hold exhibitions, children’s activities and live music events on site that’ll make your visit one to remember.

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    Roseland Peninsula

    Set next to the Atlantic Ocean, the Roseland Peninsula contains the town of St Mawes and villages such as St just and Gerrans. With clear blue water and vast green landscapes that paint the town, this is one of the must visit places in Cornwall with a relaxing haven for many summer dwellers who want to escape bustling, inner cities during the hotter months.

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    Tintagel

    Located in the South Coast, this historic town not only features breath-taking views with ribbed coast lines all around, but it’s also filled with history and legends surrounding King Arthur. The Tintagel Castle is definitely one of the most beautiful castles in Cornwall worth a visit no matter the weather, so if you’re not looking forward to a rainy day at the beach, this is the perfect place to keep you entertained. If you want to stay close by, there are plenty of lovely small hotels in the area and nearby towns.

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    Lantic Bay

    One of the most beautiful hidden beaches in Cornwall, only 4 miles from Polperro, Lantic Bay is much more than a beach. Many visit by boat in order to fully enjoy the surroundings and its calming, peaceful views. Framed by towering cliffs and nestled amongst lush countryside, this really is a hidden gem!

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    Falmouth

    Known for its picturesque harbour and blue water beaches, Falmouth is no doubt one of the top places to visit in Cornwall if you like to explore. Packed with a choice of restaurants, museums, shops, and breath-taking views all around, there’ll never be a dull moment for those visiting. Whether you like sunbathing or not, Falmouth caters to every possible taste of holidaymaker making it a perfect place for families and young adults. If you’re looking to stay in the city centre, here are some great local hotels nearby.

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    Saint Michael’s Mount

    This small island located off the coast of Marazion is connected to land by a man made causeway of granite setts, which you can cross in low-medium tides to take a closer look at the incredibly outstanding castle of its name. Resembling a movie set, this sight is actually real and very much a standing piece of art on British seaside. Plan ahead and be sure to book your stay in advance before places book up for the height of summer.

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    Helford Village

    Located in none other than Cornwall’s own Outstanding Natural Beauty area, this historical small Cornwall village is very different from the rest of the South. Its characteristic houses and laid-back atmosphere will ensure you have an enjoyable day out and what’s more, your pictures are bound to stand out!

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    Kynance Cove

    Connecting to the Lizard Cove, this is a beautiful walk for any day of the year. Featuring views from every angle, this is a must-visit Cornwall spot for any holiday-makers seeking that paradise feeling without leaving the country. Find your perfect hotel as close to the sea as you wish for a never ending view.

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