Shoreline dances into the Bay

Shoreline dances into the Bay

Stirring contemporary dance swept along the shore at Watergate Bay this summer with a two-day performance and a story that told of our unending relationship with the sea.

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This entry was posted in Arts and creative and tagged , , on August 17, 2016


Rip Curl Grom Search 2016 – 3-4 September

Rip Curl Grom Search 2016 – 3-4 September

Half of International GromSearch winners are on the World Surf Tour… who will be next one? Rip Curl’s search to find the best under-16 surfers on Europe’s best waves will be hitting Newquay’s shores Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 August.

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This entry was posted in Extreme Academy and tagged , , on August 15, 2016


A line between the tides

A line between the tides

Keep your eyes peeled out to sea on Thursday 11 August – Matt Button is mid-way through a 300-mile stand-up paddle challenge along the length of the Cornish coast, all in the name of solace and marine conservation awareness.

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This entry was posted in Explore Cornwall, What's on and tagged , on August 10, 2016


Family dog show | 2pm Sunday 11 September

Family dog show | 2pm Sunday 11 September

Watergate Bay loves dogs and dogs love Watergate Bay. That’s why everyone is invited to our fun and friendly family dog show in aid of St Francis Home for Animals on Sunday 11 September at 2pm.

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This entry was posted in Families, What's on and tagged , , on August 9, 2016


Our new family suites

Our new family suites

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

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This entry was posted in Families and tagged , , on August 8, 2016


David Griffen – guest blog

David Griffen – guest blog

David Griffen loves food almost as much as he loves photography, shooting with chefs and at restaurants all over the world – including Watergate Bay Hotel. Here’s what happened when we invited him to take over our social media channels on his last visit.

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This entry was posted in Food and drink, Guest blog, Swim Club, The Beach Hut, The Living Space, Zacry's and tagged , , , on August 1, 2016


Cocktails & Wanderlust – guest blog

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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This entry was posted in Guest blog and tagged , , , on July 22, 2016


WGB Magazine: John Simm – My Watergate Bay

WGB Magazine: John Simm – My Watergate Bay

Life on Mars actor John Simm plays hard to get – and then falls in love. This is his Watergate Bay, written for our WGB Magazine.

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This entry was posted in Guest blog, WGB Magazine and tagged , on July 15, 2016


Passport Stamps – guest blog

Passport Stamps – guest blog

We asked Simon and Helen from Passport Stamps to tell us about their ideal weekend getaway – and of course Watergate Bay could oblige. Watch their video and read what happened when they came to stay.

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This entry was posted in Guest blog, Videos and tagged , , , , on July 7, 2016


UKSRL Surfboats | Saturday 16 July at Watergate Bay

UKSRL Surfboats | Saturday 16 July at Watergate Bay

Described as one of the most visually spectacular sporting disciplines in the world, the UK Surf Rowers League (UKSRL) is stopping at Watergate Bay this weekend on Saturday 16 July at 4pm as part of the six-event Summer Series.

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This entry was posted in Explore Cornwall, Extreme Academy, What's on and tagged , , on June 16, 2016