Watergate Bay poem, by Jack Rooke & the Poetry Takeaway

Watergate Bay poem, by Jack Rooke & the Poetry Takeaway

We feel extremely lucky to have stumbled across the Poetry Take Away on a trip to London recently. Here’s what creative evil-genius Jack Rooke whipped up for us as part of the world’s first mobile poetry emporium.

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This entry was posted in Flotsam & Jetsam, Out & about and tagged , , on August 24, 2015


Gardening tips from Cornish Garden Team

Gardening tips from Cornish Garden Team

In this second blog post, Cornish Garden Team share their top coastal gardening tips and tell us how to plant a piece of Watergate Bay at home.

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Flotsam artist, Jo Atherton

Flotsam artist, Jo Atherton

Jo Atherton is a local artist who uses the marine litter as her inspiration to create individual pieces of Flotsam and Jetsam art work.

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This entry was posted in Flotsam & Jetsam and tagged , , on April 8, 2014


SAS Beach Clean at Watergate Bay

SAS Beach Clean at Watergate Bay

On March 29th 29 volunteers joined Surfers Against Sewage (SAS) beach clean at Watergate Bay to collect 299kg of marine litter from our coastline.

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Fresh air fun in Cornwall

Fresh air fun in Cornwall

This is Your Kingdom have put together their five favourite places for fresh air fun in Cornwall. now there is no excuse not to get outdoors and explore!

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This entry was posted in Flotsam & Jetsam, Out & about and tagged , , on April 3, 2014


Barefoot running round up

Barefoot running round up

Running barefoot.

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This entry was posted in Flotsam & Jetsam, In the bay, Swim Club and tagged , , on November 11, 2013


The history of Watergate Bay

The history of Watergate Bay

Watergate Bay Hotel’s history stretches back to 1904.

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This entry was posted in Extreme Academy, Flotsam & Jetsam, Living Space, Photos, Swim Club, The Beach Hut and tagged , , , , on November 6, 2013


Pet sounds

Pet sounds

Our playlist is lounge; it’s languid, an anthem for escapism. To reflect on our own unique brand of leisure, Watergate Bay Hotel has composed not only just an anthem, but a full playlist of tunes which you can hear around the various public spaces in the hotel and restaurants. We love our music and hope […]

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This entry was posted in Flotsam & Jetsam and tagged , , , , on August 8, 2013


Interior style

Interior style

We are often asked about the decor at Watergate Bay Hotel; where our furnishings are sourced, who designed the interiors and where can I get one of those? So here we go. Household is a design consultancy specialising in leisure interiors. They are brilliant at matching places with spaces, so were the perfect choice when […]

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This entry was posted in Flotsam & Jetsam and tagged , on July 30, 2013


Kids’ Zone

Kids’ Zone

School’s out for summer and the kids are looking for something to do. The Kids’ Zone at Watergate Bay Hotel has something for children of all ages providing a fun environment for meeting new friends and having a great time. It’s open from 8am – 9.30pm every day and offers a range of exciting and […]

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This entry was posted in Flotsam & Jetsam and tagged , , , on July 18, 2013