The Beach Blog

Cocktail recipe: lemongrass martini

Posted by Mike Furber in Cocktails, Food & Drink, What to do,

If you're having friends round this weekend, shake them up a cocktail. This lemongrass margarita is guaranteed to impress with a fresh, zingy flavour that everyone will love. 

Alan Zoeftig Zed Sofa Bed

Posted by Mike Furber in Latest News,

We have recently introduced a brand new sofa bed to our Deluxe suite in the hotel, a Zed Sofa Bed Bedchair, and we’re extremely excited about it. Designed by Alan Zoeftig, the Bedchair is one of the first of its kind, and perfectly merges beauty with function.

Wild swimming spots in Cornwall

Posted by Mike Furber in Beaches, What to do, What's On,

Cornwall's beautiful coastline and rugged countryside is right on our doorstep, and there are so many places to enjoy a swim that offer something a little different than a dip in the sea. We’ve rounded up our top five wild swimming spots that you may not have heard about, without any waves or surfers to dodge.   

Mango Tango mocktail recipe

Posted by Mike Furber in Cocktails, Food & Drink,

We have shared a delicious mocktail recipe, the perfect antidote to feeling left out if you're the designated driver or attempting to go alcohol-free.

Spring Gardens in North Cornwall and Devon

Posted by Mike Furber in Cornwall, Local Events, What's On,

With the weather warming up and plants shaking off the cold of winter, now is the best time to see nature in full swing. We’ve rounded up some of our favourites nearby, so have a read to see which to visit this season.

Chocolate and Strawberry Valentine's Martini

Posted by Mike Furber in Cocktails,

Valentine’s Day is the perfect excuse to indulge your other half, or yourself, so in celebration of the most romantic day of year, we’ve shared our recipe for a chocolate and strawberry martini, a deliciously decadent blend that is super easy to make. Shake the cocktail up at home to woo your other half, or […]

Bude in pictures: an interview with Cornish surf photographer Clive Symm

Posted by Mike Furber in Beaches, Cornwall, Latest News, Local Events,

Clive Symm, a talented Cornish surf photographer, captures some fantastic pictures in and around Bude. We caught up with him recently to find out a little more about the man behind the lens.

Mojito Royale

Posted by Mike Furber in Uncategorised,

Dry January is over, so we're celebrating the only way we know how: with a cocktail. Try and make the drink at home, or head to our bar and order one.

The best coverage of 2017

Posted by Mike Furber in Latest News,

Our hotel, bar and restaurant received some fantastic coverage and reviews in 2017, with lots of great feedback from some brilliant sources. Have a read of some of our favourite features, and if you’d like to enjoy a stay or meal with us, give us a call on 01288 389800.

Spiced hake recipe

Posted by Mike Furber in Food & Drink, Recipe,

Our head chef Joe Simmonds has very kindly shared his recipe for spiced hake fillet with roast artichokes, a delicious and hearty dish that's guaranteed to impress dinner guests.