Wheal Tor is a freehold licensed premises and is the highest inn in Cornwall nestling 996ft high atop Caradon Hill a truly stunning location with some of the best views in Cornwall.
Trading all year round the premises is a popular haunt of locals, walkers and visitors alike.
Everybody is always welcome whether to sit outside in the gardens and admire the views whilst enjoying a cream tea or a pint of local ale or simply warming yourself by the log fire on a cold winters day.
Under New Ownership – History
Set in a secluded pine copse and 21/2 acres of gardens on the edge of Bodmin Moor, the premises was once home to Captain Seccombe.
He managed the prosperous East Caradon copper mine and indeed, the original window from which the miners where paid is still in existence.
After the mining boom Wheal Tor became East Caradon Farm then as a pub and hotel in the early 1970’s.
Wheal Tor is set in the most beautiful surroundings on Bodmin Moor overlooking the whole of the Tamar valley