Rising Sun Inn
“Moorland free house worth leaving the A30 for” - AA Inspector
ALTARNUN, CORNWALL & ISLES OF SCILLY
It’s still fine to arrive by horse at this inviting, 18th-century moorland inn – there’s a hitching post in the car park. The specials board changes daily, but always focuses on seasonal and locally sourced produce. Home of the original ‘Boxeater’ steak.
- Children welcome
- Children's portions
- Free Wifi
- Open all year
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About the area
Discover Cornwall & Isles of Scilly
Cornwall has just about everything – wild moorland landscapes, glorious river valley scenery, picturesque villages and miles of breathtaking coastline. With more than 80 surfing spots, there are plenty of sporting enthusiasts who also make their way here to enjoy wave-surfing, kite surfing and blokarting.
In recent years, new or restored visitor attractions have attracted even more visitors to the region; the Eden Project is famous for its giant geodesic domes housing exotic plants from different parts of the globe, while nearby the Lost Gardens of Heligan has impressive kitchen gardens and a wildlife hide.
Places to Stay
The Roundhouse (sleeping four) and Little Barn (sleeping two) cottages at West Tremaine provide private and peaceful havens within a 15-minute drive of the coast and moors. They make the ideal base for exploring coastal walks, dog-friendly beaches,...
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