Situated on Cornwall’s northern coast, the small, pretty village of Tintagel is inextricably linked with the legend of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table.
Nearby Tintagel Castle is amongst the most visited castles in the country and is a big factor in the village being one of the most popular destinations for tourists.
With a name derived from the Cornish for ''village on a mountain'', this picturesque village provides a fantastic backdrop of Cornish scenery for your cottage break, along with a range of ancient buildings dating back as far as the 13th century. One of the biggest highlights after the jewel in the crown which is Tintagel Castle must be King Arthur''s Great Halls. Constructed of stones from right across Cornwall, the Halls house the Round Table that King Arthur''s select group of knights sat around, according to the legend.
A village with great historical interest, Tintagel also provides the perfect base for people who love to spend time walking in the great outdoors, as well as those who love to relax on the beach with families and friends.
For accommodation in this lovely location please look at Holiday cottages in Tintangel.