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Great day out

This was my first time visiting in a few years, and I was very impressed. Lovely combination of... read more

Reviewed yesterday
alice m
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Worth the climb!

A must visit if you are in Marazion and well worth the climb to the top, with amazing views! Don't... read more

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BetBew
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London, United Kingdom
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Cross the causeway where a legendary giant once walked. Follow the footsteps of pilgrims or boat hop to an island where modern life meets layers of history. Discover an evocative castle, a sub-tropical garden paradise and a close-knit island...more
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was my first time visiting in a few years, and I was very impressed. Lovely combination of different experiences, from the boat ride out to the island, the beautiful walk up to the top of the mountain, to the visit to the castle and...More

1  Thank alice m
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A must visit if you are in Marazion and well worth the climb to the top, with amazing views! Don't forget to visit the gardens as well.

1  Thank BetBew
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had really looked forward to visiting this Island for a long time and wasn't disappointed. The view across to the mount is beautiful and we were lucky to have a lovely sunny day. Very easy to park and an easy walk across to the man-made...More

1  Thank Deb100uk66
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is an amazing place, the hike to the top is steep but well worth it. Even if you can’t make the hike take the ferry over and visit the small town inside.

1  Thank Fawnze
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Luckily it was a lovely day and the tide was out so I was able to walk to the entrance of the castle if the tide is in you can get a boat to the entrance. Just be aware if you have a pushchair or...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We really liked this place but my advise would be to wait for the tide to be out then you can walk across to the castle on the path that submerge's when the tide is in! My one gripe would be that you can't take...More

1  Thank ColletteandPatrick
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

St Michaels Mount is owned by The National Trust and a stunning landmark of the Penzance Coast. With excellent car parking close by or as we prefer a well maintained costal path from Penzance to Long Rock and Marazion which is 3 miles and about...More

1  Thank karenway64
Reviewed 5 days ago

Lovely place, but dogs are restricted to the grounds only and are not allowed in the gardens. Therefore we had a quick visit but worth seeing nevertheless.

Thank judisum
Reviewed 5 days ago

we could see the castle from the balcony of our apartment the causeway was always busy at low tide as were the ferries when the tide was in. Its a steep climb to the top but well worth the effort and the views are amazing.....More

2  Thank JONJONABERDEEN
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We was lucky to be able to use the boat to cross the water to the island of St.Micheal’s Mount as it was high tide. Explore the very interesting history of the castle we the family still occupy & lives in there! Breath taking views...More

1  Thank Sarah L
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NatalieA1222
26 August 2018|
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Response from sjp1366 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Normally, the whole island closed on saturday because it is their rest day and open from sunday till friday. 4th of November is a Sunday so there must be a reason why they are close. There is a number you can ring please... More
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Howard W
20 August 2018|
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Response from Lorraine R | Reviewed this property |
£4 all day, there are two great big car parks.
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charliemaine1bee
17 August 2018|
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Response from Stephen W | Reviewed this property |
Well the Castle itself is open between 10am to 5.30pm so I would imagine that the boats would operate, depending on tide times of course, probably an hour before and until the final visitors have left in the evening. If you... More
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