A 3-minute drive from Looe, the 18th-century Polraen Country House Hotel offers well-appointed rooms and an award-winning range of breakfasts. This 4-star, award-winning property provides free parking and WiFi and is within 3 minutes’ walk of Sandplace Train Station. Rooms have a flat-screen TV and tea and coffee facilities, and all have a modern en suite shower with hairdryer and toiletries, with a bath in the family room. Each room has a seating area, most looking out over the garden to the slopes of the wooded valley beyond. Fresh Cornish produce on the extensive breakfast menu includes free range eggs from Penbugle Farm and bacon and sausages from a Liskeard butcher. You can also enjoy Cornish apple juice, hot chocolate and freshly brewed tea and coffee, all served in the conservatory with its countryside views. Continental choices including warmed croissants and eggs Benedict are also offered. The Conservatory Bar & Restaurant offers a brasserie-style selection of evening meals from Wednesday to Saturday. You can enjoy Cornish cheeses and cider along with homemade dishes such as fish pie, lasagne and rich chocolate brownies with ice cream. Local attractions include Wild Futures, the Monkey Sanctuary, around 12 minutes’ drive away. Guests can also reach Fowey, St Austell and the Eden Project with a 41-minute drive.