Camelot Castle Hotel’s “wall of ego”


Camelot Castle Hotel’s reception is filled with pictures of John Mappin rubbing shoulders with celebs John Mappin is desperate to convince the world that he’s not a failure. Unfortunately, all the evidence points to the opposite being the case. Judging by the state of Camelot Castle Hotel, the 180 1 & 2* TripAdvisor reviews and … Continue reading

Camelot Castle Hotel: the dream


This article appeared in the Western Morning News in 2000. John Mappin sets out his plans to turn Camelot Castle Hotel into an arts, hospitality and hi-tech center that would transform the North Cornwall economy… “Castle’s new king and his vision of Camelot For centuries, the wild and windswept landscape at Tintagel has been haunted … Continue reading

Q: What’s Scientology doing in Tintagel?


A: It’s trying to recruit new cult members using Camelot Castle Hotel as a base. AS SEEN ON BBC TV!!! Click here to watch the Inside Out South West programme. • Meet self-professed Scientologists John and Irina Mappin and Ted Stourton. They co-own Camelot Castle Hotel in Tintagel. Fact • Camelot Castle Hotel is being … Continue reading