The Camelot Castle Hotel is located in Tintagel in the heart of Cornwall, in the region reputed to be the birthplace of King Arthur. At this magical hotel, steeped in all the history of times gone by, fantasy meets reality. The hotel rooms provide an unparalleled view over the Cornish coastline, while there is a beach nearby with crystal clear sea and sand for the enjoyment of the guests. Guests are also invited to bring their canine friends with on holiday as the hotel is dog and pet friendly. Anyone looking to relax away from the hustle and bustle of the city, and who appreciates natural beauty and art, cannot but love the Camelot Castle Hotel. With all this in its favour, the hotel has hosted many famous personalities over the years, among them Ava Gardner, Sir Laurence Olivier, Sir Winston Churchill and more. The hotel offers a range of rooms from which to choose – rooms with different views such as Atlantic Ocean views or views of the ruins of Tintagel Castle, as well as different types of rooms such as double rooms, family rooms, deluxe rooms and special four-poster rooms.
The hotel is fully licensed, with an on-site restaurant that serves superior cuisine that prides itself on using products and fresh produce grown in local gardens and farms. The restaurant is beautifully arranged and affords diners a spectacular view of the surroundings and castle ruins. And should the fickle Cornwall weather permit, guests can enjoy their meals outside on the terrace. The Camelot Castle Hotel offers its guests a number of facilities for their enjoyment – the Arthurian Style Bar where you can relax with your drink of choice, from orange juice to beer and whiskey, the Dance Hall provides music for the entertainment of hotel guests, and should there be a musician among the guests who would like to play for the other guests, a grand piano is available. On cold winter nights a log fire is lit for warmth.
With its magnificent views and tranquil atmosphere, the Camelot Castle Hotel has long been a favourite among artists, and many have found it a source of inspiration. The hotel runs an artist in residence programme in which an artist can stay at the hotel at no cost, in an supportive environment. This is one of the most innovative and exciting ways of recent years to influence the creative community.
In addition to the attractions of the Camelot Castle Hotel itself, Cornwall too offers many attractions for its visitors including gardens, quaint villages, historical sites, or, for the more energetic visitor – water skiing, sailing. horse riding or a bracing walk over the cliffs. One of the major attractions in Cornwall is the Eden project, a unique project that combines a day out to remember with social enterprise and charity. The Eden Project has created magnificent gardens and offers music and arts events, while also doing important research into plants and conservation, always placing emphasis on operating in the greenest way possible.