Meet the team – Father Christmas

Meet the team – Father Christmas

Ever wondered what Father Christmas himself would like under the Christmas tree? Watergate Bay Hotel was lucky to get this exclusive interview with him during his busiest time of the year.

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This entry was posted in Christmas, Meet The Team and tagged , , on December 15, 2014


Cranberry and clementine sauce

Cranberry and clementine sauce

Our Christmas cranberry and clementine sauce is the perfect accompaniment to this years turkey. Take a look at our quick and easy recipe.

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This entry was posted in Christmas, Recipes and tagged , , on December 12, 2014


Toffee apple ham

Toffee apple ham

Neil Haydock’s Boxing day treat, a toffee apple ham and crusty bread. We’ve persuaded him to give us his secret recipe so that you can also make it at home in time for Christmas.

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Rodda’s brandy butter

Rodda’s brandy butter

Here’s our favourite brandy butter recipe made with Rodda’s Cornish clotted cream. Perfect with your Christmas pud!

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Baked Cornish brie

Baked Cornish brie

A favourite from The Living Space, take a look at our recipe for baked Cornish brie, marcona almonds, honey and Da Bara sourdough.

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Penguin’s Christmas reading list

Penguin’s Christmas reading list

We’ve got together with our friends at Penguin Books to offer a must-have reading list to take you into 2015. Five of the best titles around.

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Alternative Christmas dinners from around the world

Alternative Christmas dinners from around the world

Did you know on average you spend a total of 2 hours and 27 minutes wrapping presents at Christmas!

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This entry was posted in Christmas and tagged , , on December 11, 2014


Festive facts

Festive facts

Did you know on average you spend a total of 2 hours and 27 minutes wrapping presents at Christmas!

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This entry was posted in Christmas and tagged , , , on December 8, 2014


Venison Stew with potato dumplings

Venison Stew with potato dumplings

This delicious recipe comes from Executive Chef Neil Haydock and is featured in The New West Country Cook Book, a beautiful recipe book by David Griffen.

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Kitesurfing Santa

Kitesurfing Santa

Santa has been spotted kitesurfing at Watergate Bay, Cornwall! We caught up with him to find out why kiting is the perfect antidote to delivering parcels.

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