A relatively new service area on the A30 just past Bodmin, this is a large complex aiming to capitalise on the high seasonal traffic flow here which, until now, would have had no full-size facilities since Exeter.
Catering: Costa, Cornish Kitchen, McDonald's, Open Oven Pizza Company, Rowe's Cornish Bakers, Subway, Costa Express Shops: Mango Surf & Turf, Salt Rock, WHSmith Main Amenities: Changing Places, Children's Play Area, Ecotricity electric vehicle charging point, Indoor Active, Picnic Area, Players Lounge, Revolution Self Service Launderette, Showers Forecourt: BP (with: Autogas LPG), Spar, Costa Express, Rollover, Air1 AdBlue
Free parking is available for all vehicles for up to two hours. Overnight parking is available at £5 for cars or £15 for HGVs/caravans/motorhomes per 24 hour period.
- Telephone number: 01726 891 406
- Grid reference: SW996624
Trivia and History
Inside the services.
After the A30 bypass of Victoria was built, a Little Chef and petrol station in the town received a significant drop in trade. To make up for it, a large service area was proposed at the junction with the new road. It was officially opened on 1 July 2014, but the facilities were open from 24 June.
It was originally set to include a Burger King, and is set to feature a Holiday Inn Express and Tourist Information Centre. The Holiday Inn Express is under construction and is due to open in late 2019 yet the tourist information centre has not made an appearance so far.
Woody's opened on 8 July 2016, and it was an external store which sells timber items however this has since closed.
The filling station here is owned by MFG.
| Penlan (eastbound, 11 miles)|
Bodmin Moor (westbound, 22 miles)
Sourton Cross (43 miles)
|Services on the A30||Penhale (7 miles)|
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