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Elm Farm - Cycles, Camping & Cafe

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Everything you could want

I reserved a bike the night before, half expecting there to not be any left as it was the half term... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
lukecampbell
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Malmesbury, United Kingdom
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I love this place

My family and I are frequent visitors to Cornwall. One of the highlights is visiting Elm Farm for... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Elm Farm offers you family friendly bike hire, cafe and accommodation in a stunning rural Cornish setting close to the sandy beaches of Porthtowan (1 mile)and Portreath (2.5 miles). The Coast to Coast Trail allows cyclists to travel from the North...more
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Elm Leigh Chapel Hill | Elm Farm, Redruth TR16 5UF, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I reserved a bike the night before, half expecting there to not be any left as it was the half term but I arrived and the bike and all equipment was already out and ready for me. The gentleman in the bike shop was very...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family and I are frequent visitors to Cornwall. One of the highlights is visiting Elm Farm for bacon or sausage sarnies. I love the 'old fashioned' approach no pretence just proper food with great chat. The owners are very helpful and offer loads of...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed September 24, 2018

Whilst touring last week I arrived quite late in the evening at Elm Farm Campsite, I hadnt booked and was happy to see a camp site sign. There were 3 bell tents erected and a couple of horseboxes in one field and a small tent...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Ruby N, Owner at Elm Farm - Cycles, Camping & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded December 30, 2018

A review that says more about you than us. You pitched-up without booking, checking-in or phoning the number at the entrance for late arrivals and we had just closed for the season!

Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

Saved my holiday. I was cycling nearby and my derailer got jammed twisted and snapped off. Luckily they were able to fit a new derailer, while I enjoyed a delicious hot lunch. Thank you very much!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Ruby N, Owner at Elm Farm - Cycles, Camping & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded December 30, 2018

That's what we are here for - glad to help.

Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

As above this was a find of a campsite for location to surfing beaches and the coast. The field was great, we choose the first field near the bell tents to rent and found this was a great spot to watch the buzzards & barn...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Ruby N, Owner at Elm Farm - Cycles, Camping & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded December 30, 2018

Glad you met some of the wildlife and enjoyed the location. Sorry about the Portaloos, they were a temporary health & safety necessity due to our increased popularity and the compost loos having capacity issues. From 2019 we have new improved composting facilities.

Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

Totally recommend Elm Farm for cycle hire and location. The set up is so friendly and efficient . Grwat quality bikes and kit. Located on the cycle teack which runs the 11 mikes from coadt to coadt. Easy to navigate as stone markwrs amo g...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Ruby N, Owner at Elm Farm - Cycles, Camping & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded December 30, 2018
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Glad you enjoyed

Reviewed August 19, 2018

Went for a bike ride set up for our daughter and grandchildren. Very wide range of bikes, with careful set up of the right bike. Helmets, locks, pump etc included in the hire. Nice uflevel(ish) ride to Portreath, Nanny and grandad walked! ice cream on...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Ruby N, Owner at Elm Farm - Cycles, Camping & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded December 30, 2018
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Glad you enjoyed

Reviewed August 16, 2018

I hired two bikes here in August 2018. For the full day it costs £20 for each. I followed the coast to coast trail which was good, but quite tricky in parts. I'd read in quite a few places that it was 'easy' and suitable...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Ruby N, Owner at Elm Farm - Cycles, Camping & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded December 30, 2018

Glad you had a good time even if you didn't find it 'easy'

Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

We hired bikes from Elm Farm to ride the old mining Tramway to Devonan and back. It was about 33km for the round trip over a wide variety of terrain, easily done in 3.5 hrs inc stopping for refreshments. We were very lucky with perfect...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Ruby N, Owner at Elm Farm - Cycles, Camping & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded December 30, 2018
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Glad you enjoyed

Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely two night stay at this campsite with our campervan. Such a relaxing atmosphere. It's set in the beautiful countryside with a cafe and bicycle rental shop across the road. We hired bikes to complete the coast to coast trail and spent...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Ruby N, Owner at Elm Farm - Cycles, Camping & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded December 30, 2018

Glad you enjoyed - please come again

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