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What to do in Cornwall this summer

We love the beach, but there's heaps more going on at Watergate Bay and beyond in Cornwall during the summer. Read on for some of our favourite happenings.

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Guest blog - The Savvy Mummy

Blogger and mum to Savannah, Hanna of 'The Savvy Mummy' visited Watergate Bay for the first time, picked specifically for a girls-child-free holiday away from her busy family life. Here's what she got up to during her stay.

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Watergate Bay Hotel staff barbecue

When you become a part of the team at Watergate Bay Hotel, you'll be invited to the staff events we run throughout the year, where members of staff can come along to different activities and clubs in their free time.

Heidi Fitzpatrick Heidi Fitzpatrick
17 May 2018
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English National Surfing Championships 2018

This years Kings and Queens of the waves have been crowned. The UK’s top surfers gathered at Watergate Bay on Saturday 5 - Monday 7 May to compete for national titles.

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Guest blog – Tigerlilly Quinn

You may remember Instagrammer and lifestyle blogger Fritha, Tigerlilly Quinn from a previous guest blog, where the Mummy of two visited without her babies. Upon leaving the bay after her first visit, Fritha couldn't resist returning, this time bringing along her family including Wilf (6) and Mabli (2).

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Guest blog – An Instagrammers dream

Travel blogger and Instagrammer Lauren, from NY to Anywhere is always on the look out for the perfect Instagram opportunity. She headed to Watergate Bay to find the most Insta-worthy spots on the north coast of Cornwall.

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Apprenticeships - Meet Jodie from Swim Club

An apprenticeship is an opportunity for motivated, enthusiastic and talented individuals to join a fast-moving and forward thinking business while studying for a nationally recognised qualification. Meet Jodie, she is a Beauty Therapist Apprentice for our Swim Club team.

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Legend of the Bay 2020

The UK's best stand-up paddle boarders (SUP) & kitesurfers return to Watergate Bay on 6-7 June for one big weekend of high-adrenaline watersports.

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The ocean room library

Overlooking the sea, in the warmth of Swim Club. We don't think there's any place we'd rather curl up with a book than in our Ocean Room. Thanks to Ultimate Library, our guests are able to browse the bespoke, carefully curated library for the titles that best fit the hotel and it's location.

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Winter in Cornwall

Wrap up warm and make the most of Cornwall's beautifully wild coastline. With plenty to do in Cornwall in the winter - here are just a few of our favourites.

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