Daphne Du Maurier’s Cornwall

When we heard that the BBC had commissioned a three part adaptation of Daphne du Maurier’s gothic novel Jamaica Inn we were very excited.  Although Bodmin Moor and Launceston were inspirations for the novel, du Maurier lived and wrote here in Fowey from a young age. Read more

Introducing the newest member of our team

We are delighted to introduce the newest member of our team, and our first international student from China, to the Old Quay House. Read more

Our pick of Cornwall’s best Spring gardens

One of the many things we love about Cornwall is its unique climate. Benefitting from the warmth of the Gulf Stream, Cornwall has become famous for its diverse Spring gardens. We have chosen some of our favourite Cornish gardens, all within a short drive of the Old Quay House. Read more