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Shoreline | 5-6 August 2017

Contemporary dance is coming to the shoreline at Watergate Bay on Saturday 9 and Sunday 10 July – one of many special pay-what-you-can performances taking place on some of Cornwall’s most iconic beaches.

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Our new village apartments

Tucked away into the cliff behind the hotel are our new two-bedroom contemporary apartments, perfect for families or groups wanting a space of their own.

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Cocktails & Wanderlust – guest blog

Cornwall lifestyle blogger Laura at Cocktails & Wanderlust thought it was about time she paid Watergate Bay a visit. Day Membership provided the perfect opportunity.

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Zacry’s – our new restaurant

Watergate Bay Hotel has seen quite a bit of change in the last 10 years. From the bedrooms, to The Beach Hut, Swim Club to The Extreme Academy, slowly but surely the new look has come together. Zacry's was the final piece in the Watergate Bay Hotel jigsaw.

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Beach fitness – meet the equipment

Every Saturday at 10am or 2pm (tide dependent) you might be surprised to find our weird and wonderful beach fit equipment lining the sand, followed by Pete our fitness instructor putting a red-faced – but smiling – group through their paces.

Virginia Taylor
12 June 2016
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Let them eat cake

It’s not a celebration without cake. And if you’re planning a wedding or event at Watergate Bay, we tip our hats to Peboryon, our preferred cake supplier.

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Go by bike, Go ByCycle

Swap your board for two wheels and explore Cornwall by bike. Go Bycycle, who deliver bikes to your door, share their favourite routes for all abilities.

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Life on the road - a travel diary

When Hayley's not working in Watergate Bay Hotel's Living Space, she’s busy photo-documenting her travels for her 9,000 Instagram followers.

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To France, and our new Champagne house

Our team fly to France for a behind-the-scenes tour of Champagne Jacquart, our new exclusive Champagne house at Watergate Bay Hotel.

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The fifth taste - a guide to Cornish seaweed

Wild seaweed has been harvested along the British coastline for centuries, but only now are its health and culinary benefits truly being appreciated. Our guide.

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