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The Hoxton Special

Open today: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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Great coffee!

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

Reviewed 1 week ago
Falmouth, United Kingdom
via mobile
Family outing to wear out the kids

We had a lovely time at the Horton Special. The kids had fun with us on a couple of paddle boards... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tristan H
High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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“kite surfing”(7 reviews)
“fab spot”(3 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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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

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

Thank SomersetBird73
Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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

Thank Tristan H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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

Thank Toriathreadbare
Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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

Thank KTHope25
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

Thank amycr2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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

Thank Maeve A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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

Thank Scate84
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked our 12 year old on a paddle-boarding lesson after several other places were fully booked and it turned out to be a blessing in disguise. Even though Joseph was the only person on the lesson, Olaf was still happy to provide, instead of...More

Thank JosephsDad
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Exceptionally nice/friendly place to hang, accessible yoga (and other) classes, very keen to help with any watersports or any other needs. Great coffee and hot chocolate!

Thank Justin H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited the Hoxton Special today for an hour and a half kayaking with my wife and daughter. On arrival Angus explained the how to kayak and what we needed to do in a friendly relaxed manner. We then took our kayaks out on a trip...More

Thank Jon T
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