Polgarth Farm

Trevellas, St Agnes, Cornwall, TR5 0XX

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Ideal for ...

  • Beach stays
  • Dogs
  • Peaceful stays
  • Working farm

Facilities on site ...

  • Battery charging
  • Dog walk from site
  • Information room
  • Recycling facilities
  • TV reception: good
  • Working farm

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0.75 acres

Some sloping pitches

Electric amperage: 16

Recycling Facilities

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Postcode:
TR5 0XX
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Lat 50.325103 / Lon -5.175322
OS field ref:
SW740519
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Transport links

  • Buses go to: Perranporth, St Agnes
  • Daily public transport within 1 mile
  • Nearest port: Plymouth (50 miles)

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A nice site with wonderfully friendly, kind owners

Polgarth Farm
Easy enough site to find, although we thought we'd gone past it when following directions from the club handbook.This was not the case. Polgarth Farm has a wide & obvious entrance with big sign outside.Easier to look out for this rather than the 'white stones' as per the handbook! The pitches all have water & electric which is a wonderful provision! The pitches are all very well spaced out so you're not on top of each other. Pitch 1 is the best in our opinion because it's slightly more sheltered with beautiful hydrangea plants separating it from other pitches, giving more privacy. Recycling was easy & accessible. We didn't use the washroom facilities as these were out of bounds due to covid 19. Mr Parris is simply lovely! Very chatty, friendly, helpful, kind. Perhaps one of the loveliest site owners I've come across! He wasn't intrusive but he was always around if needed. If we had to criticise the site at all it would be lack of, or poor quality / cheap signage. When we arrived nobody was around to welcome us, which wasn't a problem, but with a dog, our first port of call is often a walk & we didn't know where to go for this so ended up walking out onto the main road with no pavement and finding ourselves down some back lanes in the middle of nowhere in not a particularly nice area which didn't fill us with much joy - first impressions & all that! This farm is large with lots of gates & fields going off the main entry driveway so they could easily incorporate a beautiful dog walk with poo bins & with clear & professional signage to things like dog walk, coastal path, washroom, etc. Even the information sheet given out later on into the evening of our arrival day wasn't very clear / a bit lacking. It's perhaps quite hard to explain things that are routine to you so signage on gates, tracks, fields would be really useful. Just a thought! It was very windy whilst we were there so go prepared for Cornish winds if you have an awning & ask for pitch one! There's a great camping shop just 100yds up the road from Polgarth Farm if in need which we found very useful. There are lovely walks direct from the site to the cove / coastal path in either St Agnes direction southwards or Perrenporth direction northwards. Something we discovered towards the end of our stay (unfortunately) was the wonderful Miners Arms pub a mile & a half away in the village of Mithian. Really quaint local pub with very friendly staff & wonderful food. We would highly recommend but you will need to book! Perhaps an information sheet with things like this on would be a helpful & welcoming tool to have upon arrival? But otherwise a lovely site and people & would return. Thank you Mr & Mrs Parris!

HedgehogJim

Reviewed on 14/10/2020 16:29

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Polgarth Farm
We stayed on this site for 6 nights in September. Easy access for our 4 berth caravan. Well kept site. Water to every pitch. Lovely scenery, footpath to coast. We walked along cliffs to St Agnes one day and along cliff path to Perranporth a few days later. Good camping equipment shop nearby. Perranporth lovely place, recommend The Green Parrot pub. Good Cornish pasties from village excellent. Beautiful wide, sandy beach. St Ives, Newquay, Penzance, Mevagissy and Port Isaac (Doc Martin filmed there), all within driving distance. Good walking country.

oldkingfisher

Caravanner from Kent

Reviewed on 14/09/2019 14:49

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Wonderful site

Polgarth Farm
We stayed here at Polgarth Farm this last weekend 21st / 22nd of April 2017 as we were attending the shanty festival in Perranporth. We had not travelled far as we live near Marazion, we really only wanted somewhere to sleep really but we were so taken with the site that we spent quite a bit of time actually on site. Mr and Mrs Paris were just the perfect hosts, the site was thoughtfully laid out and immaculate. We will definitely return and not just for the festival. One of the very best CLs we have ever stayed on and pound for pound the best. Thank you.

Harry60

Reviewed on 25/04/2017 22:00

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Polgarth Farm
Just returned having spent 7nights at this lovely cl.A pity we didn't get to meet the owner's as they were away but Eddie was extremely helpful and always ready for a chat or give advice. ,Sadly my wife was recovering from a broken ankle and unable to get around much but she found the site very restful and our ,9month old puppy Holly really enjoyed playing in the excellent dog field.We will return.

horslec

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Reviewed on 20/09/2016 22:45

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Lovely be back drekkly

Polgarth Farm
Super site,sooo friendly.Great exercise field for dogs.Love it here, central for everything.A long way from Norfolk but well worth the drive.

leof

Reviewed on 25/06/2016 10:50

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