The Ferryboat Inn, Helford

Sixteenth Century Pub overlooking the Helford River



About the place:

The Wright Brothers’ Ferry Boat Inn is on the opposite side of the lovely Helford river from the Shipwright Arms (also in Bird and Dine!) It dates back to the sixteenth century and overlooks the Wright Brothers’ Duchy oyster beds.

Local Wildlife:

  • Great Northern Diver, Kingfisher, Water Rail, Little Grebe, Dunlin, Turnstone
  • Otter


  • Estuary and wooded hillsides
  • Views from the terrace


  • Locally-caught fish and shellfish, other local food according to seasonal availability
  • Local beers on draught
  • Open: All year round
  • Accommodation: Self-catering accommodation available, please ask for details


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Location: Cornwall, England

  • The Ferry Boat Inn, Helford Passage, Cornwall TR11 5LB

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