Boscastle harbour, Cornwall

A sheltered natural inlet with an unspoilt harbour village


Things to see and do

Upcoming events

Boscastle scrub bash

Tue 07 Feb 2017
Come and spend a day out in the fresh air enjoying some stunning views and play a part in the Trust's vital conversation work.

Fix a footpath - near Crackington Haven

Sun 19 Mar 2017
Want to meet new people and spend a day out in the fresh air? Roll up your sleeves and be a National Trust ranger for the day.

Boscastle Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt

Fri 14 Apr 2017
Join the National Trust and Cadbury to discover more about the history of Boscastle.


Valency Valley, Boscastle

Discover how Hardy was inspired by the area 

The Valency Valley near Boscastle in Cornwall will forever be linked with Thomas Hardy and his first wife Emma, whom he met at St Juliot rectory in 1870.


Eating and shopping

Browsing in Boscastle shop

Feel refreshed after a visit to our café 

Take home a reminder of your visit to Boscastle or relax in our café at the heart of the harbour.


Our work

Flooded Boscastle

Find out how we have regenerated the area alongside the community 

Boscastle, which we help to look after, suffered devastating floods in August 2004 but within days the village was getting back on its feet and working towards rebuilding the community.


Places to stay