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The Hoxton Special

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“kite surfing”(10 reviews)
“paddle boarding”(14 reviews)
The Hoxton Special is Cornwall's premiere spot for water sport and adventure activity enthusiasts. We are based at Marazion beach near St Michaels Mount. We offer Kite surfing lessons, power kiting, and kiteboarding. We also offer SUP...more
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The Former RNLI Hut | Beach Road,, Marazion TR17 0EW, England
+44 7572 432402
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All reviews kite surfing paddle boarding family kayaking fab spot excellent coffee stay dry body dragging st michael s mount informative staff changing facilities great lesson great fun coffee and cake mounts bay these guys two hours coastal path
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Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

Angus arranged a fantastic and useful kitesurf development session. Also offered lots of information and advice about kite spots, tide and weather during our time in area so I could get some good practice sessions in. Excellent location right on the beach with changing facilities,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

What a gem of a find!! Amazing coffee and brownies and a million dollar view. We could have relaxed here all day. Totally unpretentious and lovely service. Cool eclectic style - humour and quality - great! Love this place and will certainly be back before...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Linda C
Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

One of the many benefits of living in Marazion (especially during the best summer in years) is that a short stroll takes us to the Hoxton Special for morning coffee, and very good coffee it is. Friendly service and tables and chairs overlooking Long Rock...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank BenandIrene
Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

Great coffee, great view and cute dogs! Friendly guy. Recommended for coffee with a view! Right on! :)

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank SomersetBird73
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely time at the Horton Special. The kids had fun with us on a couple of paddle boards and also on a kayak. Angus and Olaf are good fun, plus they make lovely coffee and “funny tea”. It’s a good spot to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Tristan H
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

My family and I booked a paddle board lesson with Olaf and loved it. Olaf is one of the most patient people I have ever met and was tremendously helpful when we had difficulty getting the hang of it. Our daughter loved it, and managed...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Toriathreadbare
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

We have visited a few times and our family love it. The Horton Special is the ideal location with St Michaels amount in the backdrop, so if some paddleboard or Kayake others can sit and take in the view with a tea, coffee or other...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank KTHope25
Reviewed August 29, 2018

Went stand-up paddle boarding with my mum and really enjoyed it - had a quick tutorial and got straight in the water where we could pretty much do what we wanted then head back in at the end of our session. Would definitely recommend

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank amycr2015
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

We stopped here for a mid point break during a short run on the beach with our two kids. by the time we'd left we had drunk the best coffee you find in these parts, eaten the yummiest chewiest Rocky road and booked Yoga for...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Maeve A
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

For us this was a pit stop on a walk with family, young and old, no one was disappointed! This simple but exceptionally cool cafe does what it says on the small wooden sign placed strategically in the nearby car park-“life changing coffee” is served...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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