Guest blog – The Savvy Mummy

Guest blog – The Savvy Mummy

Blogger and mum to Savannah, Hanna of ‘The Savvy Mummy’ visited Watergate Bay for the first time, picked specifically for a girls-child-free holiday away from her busy family life. Here’s what she got up to during her stay.

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This entry was posted in Guest blog and tagged , , , on May 26, 2018


Guest blog – An Instagrammers dream

Guest blog – An Instagrammers dream

Travel blogger and Instagrammer Lauren, from NY to Anywhere is always on the look out for the perfect Instagram opportunity. She headed to Watergate Bay to find the most Insta-worthy spots on the north coast of Cornwall.

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This entry was posted in Guest blog and tagged , , , on April 9, 2018


Guest blog – Taste of the Bay

Guest blog – Taste of the Bay

Rebecca McMillan and Karl Maguire are a couple who own and run Wildflower Illustration Co, a small stationery studio in Cheltenham. They fell in love with Watergate Bay when they visited with Rebecca’s parents. Earlier this year they returned for ‘Taste of the Bay’.

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This entry was posted in Food and drink, Guest blog and tagged , , , , , on April 28, 2017


Truffled maccheroni

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: Food and tagged , , , on November 3, 2016


Fifteen Cornwall’s Spring Fayre 2015

Fifteen Cornwall’s Spring Fayre 2015

Fifteen Cornwall’s Spring Fayre took over the car park at Watergate Bay on Saturday 14 March for a whole feast of foodie fun, including a live demonstration from our executive chef Neil Haydock. Here’s a picture round-up of what you missed…

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This entry was posted in Explore Cornwall, Food and drink, What's on and tagged , , , on March 16, 2015


Padstow Kitchen Garden

Padstow Kitchen Garden

The Geach family have lived and worked on Trerethern Farm for more than 130 years. So if you’ve ever dreamed of growing your own produce, a day with sixth-generation farmer Ross should put you on the best possible footing for your veggie voyage.

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This entry was posted in Arts and creative, Explore Cornwall, Food and drink, What's on and tagged , , , on February 23, 2015


Winter Taste of the Bay

Winter Taste of the Bay

Taste of the Bay, our three-night getaway including the chance to experience three of Cornwall’s best restaurants, just got even tastier…

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This entry was posted in Food and drink, What's on and tagged , , , , on December 29, 2014


Perfect Christmas breakfasts

Perfect Christmas breakfasts

Deliciously decadent or a light bite before the main event? These Christmas breakfast suggestions should keep everyone at the table satisfied while retaining a little bit of festive indulgence.

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This entry was posted in Food and drink and tagged , , , , , on December 17, 2014


Christmas Day hints and tips

Christmas Day hints and tips

Be prepared, write a list, do something different… These are all executive chef, Neil Haycock’s top tips to get ahead this festive season so you have time to enjoy Christmas Day.

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Festivals in Cornwall 2014

Festivals in Cornwall 2014

Cornwall boasts an excellent line up of festivals throughout 2014 including Boardmasters, Cornwall Food and Drink Festival and Electric Beach Festival. Which are you going to this year?

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This entry was posted in Explore Cornwall and tagged , , , on April 20, 2014