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Pan fried hake with 'methi' sauce

As demonstrated by our executive chef at the Fifteen Cornwall Spring Fayre at Watergate Bay. Inspired to cook it at home? Here's our special recipe.

Neil Haydock Neil Haydock
27 March 2017
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Interior style - Ocean Wing rooms

They say good magicians should never reveal the secret. Fortunately for you, there’s no trick to the interior design in our rooms. It’s real magic.

Sam Crosby Sam Crosby
27 March 2017
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The best dog friendly beaches in Cornwall

Dogs are welcome at Watergate Bay year round. But in Cornwall there are loads of dog friendly beaches to choose from. Take a look at our top 10.

Heidi Fitzpatrick Heidi Fitzpatrick
19 March 2017
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Malted lemon pancakes

Build on sugar and lemon. Give our malted lemon pancakes with lemon curd and blueberries a go. Read on for the full recipe.

Neil Haydock Neil Haydock
27 February 2017
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Top ten beaches to watch the Cornwall sunset

The hour before the sun finally dips below the horizon is a magical time, especially in Cornwall. Here are our top ten Cornish beaches to watch the sunset.

Heidi Fitzpatrick Heidi Fitzpatrick
05 February 2017
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Sean Conway – guest blog

After selling his business for £1, Sean Conway vowed to fill his life with experiences rather than things. Read about "Britain’s most inspiring maniac".

Heidi Fitzpatrick Heidi Fitzpatrick
02 February 2017
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The best walks in Cornwall

It's no surprise that walking is one of the most popular activities in Cornwall with over 200 miles of coast path, woodlands, moors and beaches to explore.

Heidi Fitzpatrick Heidi Fitzpatrick
23 January 2017
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Top ten places to swim in Cornwall

From the sea to outdoor lido's to indoor pools to rivers, there are so many amazing places to swim in Cornwall, and we've chosen our top ten!

Heidi Fitzpatrick Heidi Fitzpatrick
11 January 2017
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Teenage friendly things to do in Cornwall

It's no mean feat keeping teenagers happy on holiday in Cornwall, but we think we've nailed it. Read our guide and think selfies, surfing and segways.

Heidi Fitzpatrick Heidi Fitzpatrick
01 January 2017
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A winter week in pictures

In winter, extraordinary things happen at Watergate Bay. You don't have to take our word for it. They say a picture speaks a thousand words.

Sam Crosby Sam Crosby
06 December 2016
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