The Best Press Coverage of 2017

We received some fantastic press coverage in 2017, with lots of great feedback from some brilliant sources.

Have a read of our coverage highlights and if you would like to enjoy a stay with us then please give us a call on 01726 833302.

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Valentine’s Day in Cornwall

Thinking of activities to make your other half feel special on Valentine’s Day is a tough and daunting task for anyone – sometimes flowers and a cute teddy bear doesn’t cut it. To help you become a modern-day Casanova we’ve listed our favourite Valentine’s dates that you can do right here in Cornwall…

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Recipe: Scallops, chicken wings, cauliflower and pink grapefruit

Here’s a delicious dish from head chef Richard Massey that features on our menu at the moment. This serves four people, and is perfect for a special occasion or dinner party…  Read more

Fowey Christmas Market

The annual Fowey Christmas Market is one of Cornwall’s most well-known Christmas events, taking place on the last weekend in November in and around Fowey, drawing visitors from far and wide to enjoy the festivities. The market has continued to grow in recent years, drawing over 10,000 visitors with fantastic entertainment, delicious food and drink, and lots of opportunities to purchase gifts for loved ones. With so much going on, we’ve rounded up our favourite features that we’d recommend adding to your itinerary during your visit. Read more

Discover Polruan

Only a short ferry journey from Fowey and easily accessible by foot, car and bike, the ancient fishing village of Polruan is a must-visit during your stay in Fowey. Perched on the other side of the estuary with Pont Creek to the north, the Fowey River to the west and the English Channel to the south, the village is a picturesque destination with some fantastic views from all angles. Read on to discover what to do over the river…

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Active holidays in Fowey

With beautiful countryside one side and stunning coastline the other, Fowey is the perfect spot from which to enjoy the two landscapes. We’ve rounded up our favourite ways of staying active and improving fitness, with an emphasis on having fun and making a well-deserved cream tea taste even better.

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Everything you need to know about Fowey Valley Music Festival

Fowey Valley Music Festival takes place in September, in the beautiful and ancient Church of St. Fimbarrus in the centre of Fowey. Here’s everything you need to know about the annual festival: Read more

What’s on in Cornwall this September

As summer draws to a close and the days begin to shorten, the best time of the year is yet to come in Cornwall. Lots of locals will argue that September is the best month to spend in the county, with quieter roads to navigate, emptier beaches to explore and a jam-packed calendar of events to enjoy. With an array of great festivals, performances and excursions, read on to see which events this September that you may want to add to your schedule during your stay.

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Recipe: Asparagus with Parma ham and crispy hen’s egg

As we approach the end of asparagus season, our head chef Richard Massey takes us through a delicious recipe that puts the vegetable at centre stage. Read more

summer sipping cocktails view the old quay house

Summer Sipping – Cocktails with a View

There’s nothing like enjoying a refreshing cocktail and watching the world go by in the sunshine.

The terrace here at The Old Quay House is one of our highlights, a perfect place to relax on a summer’s day. Stretching into the estuary, drink in the views, and a cocktail or two from our hand selected menu, order some snacks or nibbles before lunch or dinner, and you have the beginnings of a very special afternoon.

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