On the tenth day of Christmas, my true love gave to me…

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We are all about simplicity and relaxation at Swim Club and our treatment list is no exception. Our treatments cover head to toe, use all our own Another Place products and have been designed to recreate that invigoration that comes from being in the Great British outdoors. Perfect before the beach or after a day […]

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This entry was posted in Flotsam & Jetsam and tagged on December 14, 2012


On the ninth day of Christmas, my true love gave to me…

What do you buy for someone who has everything? There’s one of them in every family, and every Christmas buying for them is just as awkward as the last! An Extreme Academy gift voucher makes the perfect Christmas present! They offer a wide variety of sports, including surfing and kitesurfing and we’re sure they’ll be […]

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This entry was posted in Flotsam & Jetsam and tagged on December 13, 2012

On the eighth day of Christmas, my true love gave to me…

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Our pool, at 25-metres long is a proper swimmers’ pool. For young children there is a shallow area, but one that needn’t disrupt the flow of your front crawl. Flanked on two sides by glass, it is an extension of the Atlantic, only warmer. Bi-folding doors along one length of the pool can be opened […]

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This entry was posted in Flotsam & Jetsam and tagged on December 12, 2012


Christmas dinner tips

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Get ahead this Christmas with Executive Chef, Neil Haydock’s top Christmas tips.

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This entry was posted in Christmas, Eat and tagged , , , on December 11, 2012


On the sixth day of Christmas, my true love gave to me…

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We’re finding more and more people are taking to their bikes and if you are a keen cyclist we have plenty to do in and around Watergate Bay. You can get muddy in Cardinham Woods with their new off-road cycle trail opening in Spring 2013, ride from south coast to north coast on the old […]

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This entry was posted in Flotsam & Jetsam and tagged , , on December 10, 2012


Venison Stroganoff

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Ingredients 150g shimenji mushrooms 500g trimmed venison loin or haunch 1 medium onion 1 clove of garlic 1 bunch chives 50g gherkins 100g unsalted butter salt 100ml vegetable oil 2 teaspoons sweet paprika 50ml brandy (you could use white wine or madeira as an alternative) 200ml sour cream 1 lemon Tagliatelle or steamed rice Method […]

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On the fourth day of Christmas, my true love gave to me…

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We love dogs here at Watergate Bay! Our beach is dog friendly all year round and your four legged friends are also welcome in our Living Space and Beach Hut – so no need to leave them at home. For an extra £15 on our room rate you can also bring your dog on holiday […]

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This entry was posted in Flotsam & Jetsam and tagged , , on December 6, 2012


Cornish baked toffee apple ham

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Turkey is the showstopper on Christmas day, but ham definitely steals the limelight on boxing day.

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This entry was posted in Christmas, Eat, Recipes and tagged , , , , on December 5, 2012


On the second day of Christmas, my true love gave to me…

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At the Extreme Academy we offer lessons and hire in a wide variety of sports, throughout the year. Over the summer, the guys took out a Go Pro camera with them so that you can get an idea of what we’re all about Watch now » Our sports school provides hot showers, changing facilities and secure […]

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On the first day of Christmas, my true love gave to me…

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Win a family ticket to see Aladdin at Hall for Cornwall on Sunday 23rd December! Follow the link and answer one simple question to win – it’s that easy! http://www.facebook.com/WatergateBay/app_190322544333196 Did you know? Every year more than 3 million people will go and see a Christmas pantomime! Laying head to foot, those people could stretch […]

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