Flushed away

Flushed away

We take sustainability and our environmental impact very seriously at Watergate Bay Hotel. It’s part of every decision we make. We are committed to helping to create a viable economy year round throughout Cornwall and are always looking to improve and invest in a sustainable future. Find out more about our sustainability programme. We have already […]

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This entry was posted in Flotsam & Jetsam and tagged , on July 2, 2013


What to pack for a holiday in Cornwall

What to pack for a holiday in Cornwall

It’s sometimes hard to know what to pack when you go on holiday, especially if you are holidaying in Cornwall. However, there are a few essentials that we suggest you don’t leave home without, many of which have been suggested by you through our Facebook page. Camera Cornwall is a country of outstanding natural beauty; […]

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This entry was posted in Flotsam & Jetsam and tagged , , on June 20, 2013


Top ten places to swim in Cornwall

Top ten places to swim in Cornwall

From fun pools and infinity pools, to tidal pools and oceans, Cornwall has a swimming experience for everyone. Swimming is the perfect way to keep fit, why not travel the county and experience some of the most unique swimming pools in Cornwall. Here’s our top ten. 1. Jubilee Pool, Penzance Penzance is an historic harbour […]

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This entry was posted in Flotsam & Jetsam, Out & about, Photos, Swim Club and tagged , , , , on June 11, 2013


What to do in Cornwall this Summer

What to do in Cornwall this Summer

Summer’s here and there is so much going on in Cornwall. Choose from food festivals, music events, summer sports and fruit picking. Here’s our top 10 suggestions, what will you do in Cornwall this summer? 1. Go to as many food festivals as you can Cornwall produces some of the best food and drink in […]

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The Beatles at Watergate Bay

The Beatles at Watergate Bay

  We’ve uncovered a pretty amazing piece of history about Watergate Bay. In 1967 The Beatles, yes, The Beatles, filmed part of the Magical Mystery Tour here at Watergate Bay! On 13th September 1967 John, Paul, George and Ringo came  to Newquay to complete the South West leg of the tour. Although they stayed at The […]

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This entry was posted in Flotsam & Jetsam, Photos and tagged , , , on April 26, 2013


Mudd and Water

Mudd and Water

Watergate Bay Hotel and the Beach Hut have a new look! The staff are now wearing clothes from Mudd and Water, a great ethical fashion design company.   Our Sustainability Manager felt Mudd and Water were a great fit for Watergate Bay: “Here at Watergate Bay we focus on putting sustainability at the heart of […]

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