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Interior style - Ocean Wing rooms

They say good magicians should never reveal the secret. Fortunately for you, there’s no trick to the interior design in our rooms. It’s real magic.

Will Ashworth Will Ashworth
27 March 2017
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The Ebb & Flow fringed beach towel

Designed in collaboration with Roo’s Beach, the Ebb & Flow fringed towel has landed just in time for summer – now available from the Watergate Bay shop opposite reception.

Sam Crosby Sam Crosby
07 June 2016
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The kitesurfing test - Gul's Code Zero wetsuit

Extreme Academy manager Carl jumped at the chance to test Gul's new hybrid wet/dry suit. He puts it through its paces while kitesurfing at Watergate Bay.

Carl Coombes Carl Coombes
01 December 2015
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How to find the right wetsuit

Wetsuits are an essential piece of kit for getting in the sea, making being cold in the water a thing of the past. Here's Watergate Bay team's top tips.

Carl Coombes Carl Coombes
01 October 2015
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Becky Bettesworth prints

You might not know it, but we have a strong railway heritage at Watergate Bay. That's why Becky's vintage-railway style Watergate Bay poster got us excited.

Sam Crosby Sam Crosby
26 August 2015
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Henry Swanzy furniture

In a world of globally out-sourced, production-line manufacture, Henry Swanzy’s handcrafted furniture (seen in the hotel's lobby) does something different.

Will Ashworth Will Ashworth
10 August 2015
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Summer picks from Shop on the Beach

Shop on the Beach – on the slipway down to Watergate Bay – has got the warmer months all covered. Here's our top picks from the new summer range.

Sam Crosby Sam Crosby
25 May 2015
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Interior style - family suites

At Watergate Bay, we understand how important the interior design of a room can be to make our guests feel welcomed, at home and at ease. We had so many questions on our last interior design post that we thought we would make another for you, this time the focus is on our family suites.

Sam Crosby Sam Crosby
31 January 2015
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The Shop on the Beach - Winter stock now in

Winter is one of the best times to visit Watergate Bay - just make sure you wrap up warm. The Shop on the Beach's new winter range is a must.

JudiBlakeburn©DavidGriffen.jpg Judi Blakeburn
18 November 2014
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In style

It’s tempting to fill Watergate Bay with pebbles and driftwood frames. With much of the hotel sea-facing, it draws naturally on its coastal location. So rather than rely on the clichés of contemporary British beach chic, our design seeks to create a more meaningful experience for guests.

Will Ashworth Will Ashworth
06 May 2014
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