Best of the blog 2015

Best of the blog 2015

GoPros, poetry and portabello mushroom fries – 2015 has been a fantastic year at Watergate Bay. We look back at our highlights and ask, what was yours?

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This entry was posted in Uncategorized and tagged on December 10, 2015


Barista of the Bay 2015

Barista of the Bay 2015

There’s more to being a barista than someone who makes and serves coffee. That’s why we joined our specialty coffee roasters Origin Coffee to put five employees to the test, all in the hopes of being crowned Barista of the Bay.

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This entry was posted in Food and drink, Neil Haydock, The Beach Hut, The Living Space, Zacry's and tagged , , on December 9, 2015


The nutcracker cocktail, from Zacry’s

The nutcracker cocktail, from Zacry’s

We can’t guarantee that Whiskey puts hairs on your chest, this delicious winter cocktail garnished with cinnamon will certainly warm you up. As served in Zacry’s.

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Living Space pomegranate and cranberry mojito

Living Space pomegranate and cranberry mojito

The sweet and tangy flavours of pomegranate and cranberry aren’t for everyone. But we doubt anyone can resist the contents of this bejewelled Living Space cocktail.

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This entry was posted in Food and drink, Recipes, The Living Space and tagged , , on December 3, 2015


What Lexie Loves – guest blog

What Lexie Loves – guest blog

Watergate Bay is a great place to for kids to stay, make friends and experience the best that the Bay has to offer. So when self-titled 11-year old bookworm, extrovert and blogger Lexie recently came to stay at Watergate Bay we couldn’t wait to read what she had to say.

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The kitesurfing test – Gul’s Code Zero wetsuit

The kitesurfing test – Gul’s Code Zero wetsuit

Extreme Academy manager Carl jumped at the chance to test Gul’s new hybrid wetsuit. He puts it through its paces while kitesurfing at Watergate Bay.

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This entry was posted in Extreme Academy and tagged , , on December 1, 2015


Cornwall in the autumn

Cornwall in the autumn

Calling food lovers, culture vultures and sporty types – autumn in Cornwall is for you. Here’s our guide to what to do in Cornwall in the autumn.

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This entry was posted in Explore Cornwall, What's on and tagged , , on November 30, 2015


The Living Space apple strudel mule

The Living Space apple strudel mule

The traditional Viennese apple strudel is a winter winner when it comes to desserts. Now imagine the apple and cinnamon strudel flavours in a cocktail…

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What to do in Cornwall in the summer

What to do in Cornwall in the summer

Hold fire with that bucket and spade. We love the beach as much as everyone else, but there’s heaps going on at Watergate Bay and beyond in Cornwall during the summer. Here’s some of our favourite to-dos.

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This entry was posted in Explore Cornwall, Families, What's on and tagged on November 26, 2015


Zacry’s truffled maccheroni

Zacry’s truffled maccheroni

Zacry’s truffled maccheroni is a real stand out dish, even though it is served as a side. We’ll have four as a main please – and this recipe too.

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This entry was posted in Food and drink, Recipes, Zacry's and tagged , , , on November 3, 2015