Sean Conway – guest blog

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”.

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This entry was posted in Explore Cornwall, Guest blog, WGB Magazine and tagged , , , , on February 2, 2017


Stephen Mangan – guest blog

Stephen Mangan – guest blog

Actor Stephen Mangan talks early holiday memories in Ireland, recent experiences in Cornwall and the finer points of learning to surf with the “legs of John Cleese”.

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Mark Kermode’s films – guest blog

Mark Kermode’s films – guest blog

The Observer’s chief film critic, Mark Kermode, celebrates the films in which Cornish scenery has starred. See his top ten list of films set in Cornwall.

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Chris Difford’s mix tape – guest blog

Chris Difford’s mix tape – guest blog

A founding member of Squeeze, musician and lyricist Chris Difford recalls some musical moments in Cornwall. Find out his top tracks for Watergate Bay.

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This entry was posted in Guest blog, WGB Magazine and tagged , , , , , on January 23, 2017


Oliver Berry – guest blog

Oliver Berry – guest blog

Oliver Berry is a travel writer and photographer based in Cornwall. Given his wide globetrotting travel experience, we couldn’t wait to read what he sad to say about a weekend with us in his home county.

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Caitlin Moran – guest blog

Caitlin Moran – guest blog

When Caitlin Moran stays at Watergate Bay Hotel, her favourite table is the big one by the balcony, which she bagsys no returns.

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This entry was posted in Guest blog and tagged , , on November 15, 2016


John Simm – guest blog

John Simm – guest blog

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 October 15, 2016


Hand Luggage Only – guest blog

Hand Luggage Only – guest blog

Lloyd and Yaya are the London lads behind Hand Luggage Only, a travel blog with a side of food and photography inspiration. Here’s what happened when we invited them to stay at Watergate Bay Hotel.

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This entry was posted in Extreme Academy, Food and drink, Guest blog, Swim Club and tagged , , , , on September 16, 2016


Luke Hayes – guest blog

Luke Hayes – guest blog

Luke Hayes is a gritty architectural and landscape photographer with an eye for finding new perspectives. Read more about his recent Instagram takeover for Watergate Bay.

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This entry was posted in Guest blog and tagged , , on September 10, 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 and tagged , , , on August 1, 2016