14 miles south of Bude and 5 miles from Tintagel. Boscastle north of Cornwall is one of Cornwall’s most romantic places and ideal for your family holiday in Cornwall

Over the years it is a place where authors and artists have been inspired

Before the railways Boscastle was a thriving port – now it is a working harbour for fishermen

Places to visit in Boscastle

It has a natural harbour

Great art galleries

Museum of witchcraft

Rugged coast line

Attractive white washed cottages

In 2004 there was a great flood

boscastle flood


Devils Bellows – Boscastle blow hole – a horizontal water spout when the conditions are right

The countryside around Boscastle is an area of outstanding natural beauty

The National trust own and care for the harbour

There are no less than 22 pubs in Boscastle – ideal for a family holiday in Cornwall