The Beach Blog

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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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.
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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. 
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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.
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