The J Bay cocktail

The J Bay cocktail

Sweet and silky smooth, this feast of colour took the “distillers favourite” vote. Find out how to make your own with our ingredients and method.

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This entry was posted in Food and drink, Recipes, The Living Space and tagged , , , on November 22, 2016


Watergate Bay playlist

Watergate Bay playlist

Did you know that each week, Watergate Bay Hotel posts different playlists on Spotify? Follow us on watergatebaymusic and hear the sound the bay.

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This entry was posted in Uncategorized and tagged , , , on November 21, 2016


Handplaning workshops at Watergate

Handplaning workshops at Watergate

Nothing beats throwing yourself into the waves for a body surf. Armed with your own own wooden hand plane created at our hand planing workshop on Saturday 4 March, led by James Otter of Otter Surfboards, it’s even better.

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This entry was posted in Active breaks, Extreme Academy and tagged , , on November 2, 2016


The OriGin cocktail

The OriGin cocktail

This Living Space cocktail is a refreshing combination of Origin cold brew coffee and Tarquins gin – two of our favourites. Here’s the recipe to make yourself at home.

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This entry was posted in Food and drink, Recipes, The Living Space and tagged , , on November 1, 2016


Your #watergatebay sunsets 2016

Your #watergatebay sunsets 2016

We may be biased but as your Instagram posts prove, a Watergate Bay sunset is pretty special. Here are our favourites that you’ve shared on social so far this year using #watergatebay.

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This entry was posted in Uncategorized and tagged , on October 5, 2016


Active breaks: Coastal fitness weekend

Active breaks: Coastal fitness weekend

Our new coastal fitness weekend at Watergate bay is the perfect tonic for body and mind. Book now for June and September 2017.

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This entry was posted in Active breaks and tagged , , , on September 23, 2016


BSUPA National Surf SUP Championships 1-2 October 2016

BSUPA National Surf SUP Championships 1-2 October 2016

Hosted by Extreme Academy, plans for this year’s British Stand Up Paddleboard Association (BSUPA) National Surf Championships are well under way – once again being held at Watergate Bay over the weekend of 1-2 October 2016.

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This entry was posted in Explore Cornwall, Extreme Academy, What's on and tagged , , , on September 19, 2016


Thundercat Championships – 19 & 20 November

Thundercat Championships – 19 & 20 November

Expect high drama, big airs and even people overboard as the ‘world’s toughest watersport’ – ThunderCat Racing – returns to Watergate Bay from 24-25 May 2016.

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Hand Luggage Only – guest blog

Hand Luggage Only – guest blog

Lloyd and Yaya are the London lads behind Hand Luggage Only, a travel blog with a side of food and photography inspiration. Here’s what happened when we invited them to stay at Watergate Bay Hotel.

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This entry was posted in Extreme Academy, Food and drink, Guest blog, Swim Club, The Beach Hut, Zacry's and tagged , , , , on September 16, 2016


Luke Hayes – guest blog

Luke Hayes – guest blog

Luke Hayes is a gritty architectural and landscape photographer with an eye for finding new perspectives. Read more about his recent Instagram takeover for Watergate Bay.

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This entry was posted in Guest blog and tagged , , on September 10, 2016