The Beach Blog

Interior focus: Lloyd Loom chairs

Posted by Paula Woodward in Cornwall, Latest News,

When staying at The Beach at Bude, guests are welcomed into a relaxed New England seaside style decor. Whether returning from a surf, beach walk or a paddle down the Bude canal in a kayak, we understand the need for a calming atmosphere which is reflected in our interiors. A signature feature throughout the bedrooms […]
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Wildlife in north Cornwall

Posted by Paula Woodward in Cornwall, What to do,

North Cornwall has much more to offer besides the sandy beaches and rolling waves brimming with wetsuit-clad surf fanatics. Hidden within its coastal beauty is a wonderful array of wildlife. From sea creatures navigating the open waters between boats, boards and swimmers, to the fascinating organisms found in rock pools and seasonal birds flying inland […]
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A perfect bonfire night in Bude

Posted by Paula Woodward in Cornwall, Local Events, What's On,

The annual fireworks display in Bude is always a big family occasion. There’s something magical about the atmosphere created by fireworks, and to be able to experience bonfire night with the Bude community makes it even more special. The excitement and build-up to the evening for children will have undoubtedly begun at school, with many […]
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Seasonal local produce

Posted by Paula Woodward in Cornwall, Food & Drink, What's On,

We are extremely lucky to have such a variety of fresh, seasonal produce during autumn. From hearty root vegetables to leafy cabbages and crumble-worthy tart fruits, autumn’s harvest influences warming dishes that will help you make the transition from our long, hot summer into the colder months ahead. Head chef Joe Simmonds has taken inspiration […]
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Autumn Picnic Spots Near Bude

Posted by Paula Woodward in Cornwall, What to do,

Cornwall is arguably most sensational in the autumn months. Now that the summer rush has passed, there is no better time to take a romantic break. What’s more romantic than a picnic watching the sunset? So grab a blanket, a punnet of strawberries, and maybe a bottle of bubbly and head to one of these […]
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5 alternative sunny day activities in Bude

Posted by Paula Woodward in Cornwall, What to do,

There is no better place to soak up the rays than in Cornwall. With its multiple unspoilt beaches, Bude has been always been a popular destination for those seeking to make the most of the British summertime. However, Bude has more to offer than simply stunning beaches so here is our rundown of other things […]
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Family Friendly Things to do on a Rainy Day

Posted by Paula Woodward in Cornwall, What to do,

Cornwall is blessed to be one of the most sun-drenched counties in England, but inevitably we will get the occasional day of rain. Fear not, Cornwall still has so much to offer to guarantee a fun-packed family day out no matter what the weather. Here in Bude we are able to make the most of […]
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Secret beaches in north Cornwall to escape the summer crowds

Posted by Paula Woodward in Beaches, What to do,

One of the many advantages of the rugged north-Cornish coastline is the plethora of hidden coves and secret beaches tucked away under the tall cliffs. They’re not always easy to reach, but with a little effort you really can escape the crowds. We’re lucky to have several within easy reach of Bude…
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Strawberry Sherbet Cocktail Recipe

Posted by Paula Woodward in Cocktails, Food & Drink, What to do,

A very popular cocktail in our bar, the Strawberry Sherbert Fizz is the ultimate summer drink, blending refreshing strawberry sorbet with bubbly prosecco for a decadent treat to enjoy on the terrace. Seeing as it's such a hit in the bar, we thought we'd share the recipe so you can make it at home too.
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Bude Shoreline Triathlon 2018

Posted by Paula Woodward in Local Events, Special Offers,

As proud sponsors of the Shoreline Triathlon, we are looking forward to welcoming competitors back to Bude for this year’s much-anticipated event, which takes place on Sunday 24 June. The triathlon will be a challenging test of endurance, requiring competitors to run, swim and cycle around Bude and the surrounding area, following a demanding loop with impressive views across the coastline and countryside.
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