What’s on in February half-term?

What’s on in February half-term?

It may be a little chilly outside but wrap up warm and you can get out and enjoy what our county has to offer.

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This entry was posted in Explore Cornwall, Families, What's on and tagged , , , on February 5, 2018


Seven reasons to stay in… February

Seven reasons to stay in… February

It may be the shortest month of the year but don’t let February fool you. There’s lots on at Watergate Bay and Cornwall during the month – here’s our top six pick-of-the-bunch things to enjoy.

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This entry was posted in Explore Cornwall, Families, What's on and tagged , , , , , on January 23, 2018


Surfaced Pro surf competition

Surfaced Pro surf competition

We were asked to host a new event promoting gender equality in surfing – the first UK surf event to award equal prize money of £2,000 to both men and women riders. We said yes.

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This entry was posted in Explore Cornwall, Extreme Academy, What's on and tagged , , , on January 4, 2018


Twelve gins of Christmas

Twelve gins of Christmas

Here at Watergate Bay Hotel, it’s no secret that we love gin. So, our Christmas gift to you is a list of our favourites, including some more unique variations – Christmas pudding gin anyone?

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This entry was posted in Explore Cornwall, Families, What's on and tagged , , , , , on December 14, 2017


What’s on in Cornwall in December

What’s on in Cornwall in December

Getting festive is serious business in Cornwall. December is a full month’s worth of festivities, food, drink and centuries-old traditions. We’ve put together a list of things to do in around the county.

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This entry was posted in Explore Cornwall, Families, What's on and tagged , , , , on December 6, 2017


National Stand-Up Paddleboard Championships – BSUPA

National Stand-Up Paddleboard Championships – BSUPA

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 13 & 14 October 2018.

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This entry was posted in Explore Cornwall, Extreme Academy, What's on and tagged , , , on November 19, 2017


What to do in Cornwall in winter

What to do in Cornwall in winter

Wintertime in Cornwall is all about wrapping up warm making the most of our beautifully wild coastline – or hunkering down and warming back up again. Here’s our favourite things to do in Cornwall during winter.

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This entry was posted in Explore Cornwall, Families, What's on and tagged , , on November 9, 2017


Reasons to visit Cornwall in November

Reasons to visit Cornwall in November

Torch light processions, a full events calendar from Hall For Cornwall, ice-skating at The Eden Project, Cornish food festivals, fireworks nights. Things are getting festive in Cornwall this November.

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This entry was posted in Explore Cornwall, Families, What's on and tagged , , , on October 15, 2017


What to do in Cornwall this summer

What to do in Cornwall this summer

Hold fire with that bucket and spade. We love the beach as much as everyone else, but there’s heaps going on at Watergate Bay and beyond in Cornwall during the summer. Here’s some of our favourite to-dos.

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This entry was posted in Explore Cornwall, Families, What's on and tagged on June 22, 2017


Top ten Cornish beaches to watch the sunset

Top ten Cornish beaches to watch the sunset

The hour before the sun finally dips below the horizon is a magical time, especially in Cornwall. Hues of gold, orange, purple and red fill the sky and there is no better place to watch the sunset than from a beach. Bury down in the sand, let the sea lap at the shore and allow […]

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This entry was posted in Explore Cornwall, Top 10 and tagged , , , , on February 5, 2017