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


Thundercat Championships – 19 & 20 November

Thundercat Championships – 19 & 20 November

Expect high drama, big airs and even people overboard as the ‘world’s toughest watersport’ – ThunderCat Racing – returns to Watergate Bay from 24-25 May 2016.

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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, The Beach Hut, Zacry's 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


Kitchen apprentices: we need you

Kitchen apprentices: we need you

If your positive attitude is as hot as your skills in the kitchen, we’re looking for apprentices like you. Join our open day on 7 September and find out more.

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This entry was posted in Meet the team and tagged , , on August 25, 2016


When Shoreline danced into the Bay

When Shoreline danced into the Bay

Stirring contemporary dance swept along the shore at Watergate Bay this summer with a two-day performance and a story that told of our unending relationship with the sea.

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This entry was posted in Arts and creative and tagged , , on August 17, 2016


Rip Curl Grom Search

Rip Curl Grom Search

Half of International GromSearch winners are on the World Surf Tour… who will be next one? Rip Curl’s search to find the best under-16 surfers on Europe’s best waves will be hitting Newquay’s shores Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 August.

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This entry was posted in Extreme Academy and tagged , , on August 15, 2016


A line between the tides

A line between the tides

Keep your eyes peeled out to sea on Thursday 11 August – Matt Button is mid-way through a 300-mile stand-up paddle challenge along the length of the Cornish coast, all in the name of solace and marine conservation awareness.

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This entry was posted in Explore Cornwall, What's on and tagged , on August 10, 2016


Family dog show | 2pm Sunday 11 September

Family dog show | 2pm Sunday 11 September

Watergate Bay loves dogs and dogs love Watergate Bay. That’s why everyone is invited to our fun and friendly family dog show in aid of St Francis Home for Animals on Sunday 11 September at 2pm.

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This entry was posted in Families, What's on and tagged , , on August 9, 2016


Our new family suites

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.

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This entry was posted in Families and tagged , , on August 8, 2016