The Beach Blog

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.

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.

No.15 Great Pulteney's Oliver Clarke at The Beach

Posted by Paula Woodward in Food & Drink, Latest News, Local Events, What to do, What's On,

We are extremely excited to be welcoming No.15 Great Pulteney's Oliver Clarke back to Bude to prepare dinner alongside Joe Simmonds on Friday 8 June.

Cocktail recipe: lemongrass martini

Posted by Paula Woodward 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 Paula Woodward 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 Paula Woodward 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 Paula Woodward 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 Paula Woodward 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 Paula Woodward 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 Paula Woodward 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.