Marazion, you’ll love our town!

Marazion in Cornwall is a great place to visit, any time of the year! The home of the iconic St Michael’s Mount. Two fabulous beaches. Magical sea views. Friendly smiles and welcomes. Great Cornish pubs. Great places to stay. And great fun for the kids. All available right here in the far west of Cornwall.

  • - the official guide to Marazion and St Michael's Mount


  • Great, safe fun for children on Marazion's golden, sandy beach

    A safe sandy beach, washed by the turquoise waters of Mount's Bay, makes Marazion a perfect holiday destination for families. Play in the sand. Explore the rockpools. Paddle safely at the water's edge. Great for the kids!

  • St Michael's Mount, just across the causeway from Marazion

    St Michael's Mount, Marazion's own island adventure, is an essential for any visit to Marazion. Cross to the island by ferryboat or walk the causeway at low tide. Explore the village then climb up to tour the castle.

  • Marazion has an eclectic selection of shops and places to eat and drink

    Marazion, Cornwall's oldest chartered town, with so much charm and lots to explore. We've got plenty of places to stay, to eat and drink, plus shops and galleries to browse. All offering a friendly, Marazion welcome.

  • Mount's Bay is the home of fabulous, moody sunsets

    Take an evening walk along our fabulous sandy beach and enjoy one of Marazion's colourful sunsets. In the roughest winds or the calmest, summer's day, Marazion beach is a great place to spend time.

  • Marazion's quiet streets are lined with old traditional cottages

    The Cornwall you expect to see in Marazion's quaint streets, lined with ancient cottages and merchants houses. Marazion was the major town in the area until Penzance started to grow in the late Medieval period.

  • Marazion's harbour is often missed by visitors

    Marazion harbour is another hidden gem. Now used as one of the three boarding points for the ferryboats, our harbour is an often overlooked part of the town that gives you great views of St Michael's Mount and the bay.

Essential information for Marazion is a guide to what’s on, what to do, where to stay and where to shop. Our members are professional business people who care about their customers. We don’t have national chains, just local shops with great service and a smile for our residents and visitors.

Our 2015 winners

We may be small, but we punch above our weight! In 2015, Marazion businesses and organisations have taken several awards:

Congratulations to all!

Download our free map and guideWelcome to Marazion

Our map and guide to Marazion is available from businesses throughout the town, as well as from leaflet dispensers next to some of the town map noticeboards.

You can also download a copy here in PDF format.


We hope you find what you’re looking for on our site and that we will see you in Marazion this year. If you haven’t visited before, you will leave with memories of a magical place that will last you a lifetime.

Unmissable Marazion

Get your visit started with five unmissable things about Marazion, an all year round destination that you will love.