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Meet the team – Tammy

If you’ve got children, chances are you will have met our kids’ manager, part-time pirate and overall holiday saviour Tammy. We pulled her off the climbing frame for a quick chat about her role.

Heidi Fitzpatrick Heidi Fitzpatrick
13 March 2015
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Homemade hummous

Packed with good-for-you fats, this Middle Eastern dip has fast become a favorite go-to for a quick, healthy snack in many western countries.

Neil Haydock Neil Haydock
10 March 2015
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Smoked red pepper relish

This relish is the perfect partner to our grilled halloumi burger served in The Living Space. It's great as a chutney with cheese or cold cuts of meats too.

Neil Haydock Neil Haydock
10 March 2015
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The Bay

Meet the team - Caitlin

Caitlin’s internship has seen her get stuck in with every aspect of the hotel. We find out what the role means to her – and what it means to the hotel.

Heidi Fitzpatrick Heidi Fitzpatrick
06 March 2015
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Toasted freekeh salad with barrel aged feta

You’re well on the way to five a day with this healthy and tasty superfood salad - a favourite on our new spring menu at The Living Space.

Neil Haydock Neil Haydock
10 February 2015
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Eggs Portabello

Brunch is back at The Beach Hut, every Sunday from 10am. And to us, nothing says breakfast more than poached eggs with lashings of hollandaise sauce.

Neil Haydock Neil Haydock
06 February 2015
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The Bay

Meet the team – Elena

Our housekeeping supervisor Elena is everything we love about the Bay - always smiling, a keen surfer and full of charm. We caught up with her to find out what it's like to work on the beach.

Heidi Fitzpatrick Heidi Fitzpatrick
31 January 2015
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Interior style - family suites

At Watergate Bay, we understand how important the interior design of a room can be to make our guests feel welcomed, at home and at ease. We had so many questions on our last interior design post that we thought we would make another for you, this time the focus is on our family suites.

Sam Crosby Sam Crosby
31 January 2015
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ParkRun UK: Lanhydrock 5km #GetfitWGB

Quickly becoming a weekend institution with runners all over the country, the nearest run to Watergate Bay is set in the Lanhydrock National Trust estate.

Heidi Fitzpatrick Heidi Fitzpatrick
30 January 2015
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Warm water vs cold water surfing #GetfitWGB

Extreme Academy sponsored surfer Harry Timson and Gul rider Mark Harris tell us how it is - and being local cold water surfers, they should know.

Carl Coombes Carl Coombes
29 January 2015
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