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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Summer picks from Shop on the Beach

Shop on the Beach – on the slipway down to Watergate Bay – has got the warmer months all covered. Here's our top picks from the new summer range.

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Interior style - family suites

At Watergate Bay, we understand how important the interior design of a room can be to make our guests feel welcomed, at home and at ease. We had so many questions on our last interior design post that we thought we would make another for you, this time the focus is on our family suites.

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The Shop on the Beach

The Shop On The Beach sits on the beach front at Watergate Bay stocking all your holiday essentials plus well known brands like Joules, Sea Salt and Gul.

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Flotsam artist, Jo Atherton

Jo Atherton is a local artist who uses the marine litter as her inspiration to create individual pieces of Flotsam and Jetsam art work.

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Pet sounds

To reflect its unique brand of leisure, Watergate Bay has composed not just an anthem but a playlist. Listen to and follow our Watergate Bay playlist here.

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Interior style - Swim Club

We are often asked about the interior decor at Watergate Bay Hotel and 'where can I get one of those?' So here you go, an insight into our design of the ocean room.

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