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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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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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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. Find out why.

Heidi Fitzpatrick Heidi Fitzpatrick
15 November 2016
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Your #watergatebay sunsets 2016

We may be biased but as your Instagram posts prove, a Watergate Bay sunset is pretty special. Here are our favourites that you've shared on social so far this year using #watergatebay.

Heidi Fitzpatrick Heidi Fitzpatrick
05 October 2016
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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.

Will Ashworth Will Ashworth
08 August 2016
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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.

Heidi Fitzpatrick Heidi Fitzpatrick
22 July 2016
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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.

Sam Crosby Sam Crosby
31 March 2016
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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.

Sam Crosby Sam Crosby
09 February 2016
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Reasons to visit in September & October

Summer may be over but Cornwall doesn’t stop. Autumn is a vibrant time to visit with plenty of happenings around the county. Here's out pick.

Sam Crosby Sam Crosby
24 August 2015
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Henry Swanzy furniture

In a world of globally out-sourced, production-line manufacture, Henry Swanzy’s handcrafted furniture (seen in the hotel's lobby) does something different.

Will Ashworth Will Ashworth
10 August 2015
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