Cury lies on the west coast of the Lizard Peninsula, about six miles south of Helston and two miles north of Mullion. Cury is ideally located for exploring the Lizard peninsula, its picturesque coves and beautiful beaches. Poldhu Cove and the renowned clifftop golf course at Mullion are within a mile of the cottage, and stunning Kynance Cove, scenic Cadgwith, Kennack Sands, Lizard Point and the spectacular coastal footpath are all just a short drive away.
Places to visit and see on the Lizard Peninsula
Sandy beaches: Kynance Cove, Kennack Sands, Poldhu, Coverack, Polurrian, Gunwalloe.
Villages and places of interest: Cadgwith, Porthleven, Mullion, Coverack, Porthallow, St Keverne, Porthoustock, Helford River, Frenchman's Creek, Port Navas, Durgan, Manaccan, Goonhilly Downs.
Interesting towns: Helston, Falmouth, St Ives, Newlyn, Penzance, Truro.
Gardens nearby: Trebah, Glendurgan, Trengwainton, Trelissick, The Lost Gardens of Heligan, The Eden Project.
Things to do: Golf (at Mullion), short golf (at Helston), horse riding (from Ruan Minor and Mullion), cycling (from Mullion), fishing (boat trips from Cadgwith), diving (at Porthkerris or Cadgwith) and surfing (best at Porthleven and Kennack Sands). A range of watersports, including windsurfing, are available at Coverack and sailing on the Helford River.
8th May, Helston Flora Day to celebrate the coming of Spring
All August, Regattas and fishing festivals in the area.
Every Wednesday at 6pm in August, fish barbecues in Cadgwith Cove.
Every Tuesday night, Folk singing in the Cadgwith Cove Inn.
Every Friday, traditional maritime singing in the Cadgwith Cove Inn.
At Christmas time most Cornish villages are decorated with fairy lights at night and on Christmas Day there is swimming at Cadgwith and Coverack.