A winter week in pictures

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.

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This entry was posted in Explore Cornwall and tagged , , , on December 6, 2016


Champagne Cocktails

Champagne Cocktails

Over the winter period the cocktail menu in The Living Space flushes with colour. Find out how this year’s festive flavours come together, thanks to our imaginative inhouse mixologists. Ruby Jacq A lovely ruby tinted Champagne cocktail. Sweet orange flavours with contrasting notes from the Campari. Looks great, tastes great, a winner for any Christmas Party! Ingredients […]

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The J Bay cocktail

The J Bay cocktail

Sweet and silky smooth, this feast of colour took the “distillers favourite” vote. Find out how to make your own with our ingredients and method.

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This entry was posted in Cocktails, Food and drink, Recipes, The Living Space and tagged , , , on November 22, 2016


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, WGB Collection and tagged , , on November 15, 2016


Handplaning workshops at Watergate

Handplaning workshops at Watergate

Nothing beats throwing yourself into the waves for a body surf. Armed with your own own wooden hand plane created at our hand planing workshop on Saturday 4 March, led by James Otter of Otter Surfboards, it’s even better.

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This entry was posted in Active breaks, Extreme Academy and tagged , , on November 2, 2016


The OriGin cocktail

The OriGin cocktail

This Living Space cocktail is a refreshing combination of Origin cold brew coffee and Tarquins gin – two of our favourites. Here’s the recipe to make yourself at home.

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This entry was posted in Cocktails, Food and drink, Recipes, The Living Space and tagged , , on November 1, 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


Your #watergatebay sunsets 2016

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.

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This entry was posted in Uncategorized and tagged , on October 5, 2016


Active breaks: Coastal fitness weekend

Active breaks: Coastal fitness weekend

Our new coastal fitness weekend at Watergate bay is the perfect tonic for body and mind. Book now for June and September 2017.

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This entry was posted in Active breaks and tagged , , , on September 23, 2016


BSUPA National Surf SUP Championships

BSUPA National Surf SUP Championships

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 1-2 October 2016.

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This entry was posted in Explore Cornwall, Extreme Academy, What's on and tagged , , , on September 19, 2016