Wild swim weekender

Penzance and Marazion

The sea might be bitingly cold, but the scenery is spectacular. Perhaps that’s why wild swimming groups continue to get out there year-round.

Places to Eat

Wholesome and homemade

For a cheerful bite to eat, visit The Honey Pot in Penzance. This lovely café serves up winter warmers, indulgent cream teas and a great selection of homemade cakes. They have a passion for sustainability, sourcing locally and working with what’s in season – and you’ll find gluten-free and vegan options here too. Find out more here.

Essential Information

Places to Stay

Retreat to a cosy self-catering cottage or book a stylish hotel in the heart of town. Discover the perfect seaside stay for your winter in Cornwall.

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Many of the activities in our itineraries are accessible. Click on each individual experience to find out more about its accessibility. We advise that you contact the venue or experience provider in advance to confirm. You can also find information about accessible venues through Access Cornwall.

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Positive impact

We’re hoping to make every stay as sustainable as possible. Find out more here.

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This listing has been curated by the EXPERIENCE West Cornwall team and was correct to the best of our knowledge at the time of publication. We advise that you contact the venue or provider directly to confirm any seasonal opening details and to book the experience.