We chat with Fowey butcher Richard Kittow

Kittows of Fowey first opened in 1973 and is a local institution. Butcher Richard Kittow has been serving quality, own reared meats to the local community and visitors to Fowey for over four decades, and supplies us with much of the meat you see featured on our menus here at The Old Quay House. Richard very kindly agreed to take some time out of his day and answer a few questions: Read more

Our managers at The Old Quay House

Jolene and Gabriel are our live-in managers here at The Old Quay House, and work closely with hotel manager Martin. Regular visitors to the hotel have almost certainly met them before but we thought our blog might be a good opportunity for you to get to know them a little better and hear what they like about Fowey. Read more

Fowey Festival of Music and Words

Brought to you by the du Maurier Society, Fowey Festival of Music and Words returns between 10 – 17 May with an imaginative blend of music, literature, theatre and comedy. Read more

Cornwall is open for business

There has been a lot of media coverage about the Winter storms and the damage they have caused here in Cornwall. Whilst we know that some businesses have been badly affected the vast majority of the county has thankfully remained unscathed. Read more

Pamper Package

Located only a couple of doors away from The Old Quay House Hotel you will find Valentines, a warm welcoming environment where you can take the time to relax, renew, revive, rejuvenate and restore. Read more

FOWEY’S OLD QUAY HOUSE HOTEL PREPARES TO CELEBRATE 10 YEARS OF SUCCESS

On 26th September 2013, it will be ten years since the Old Quay House Hotel, Fowey’s award-winning harbour front boutique hotel, opened its doors to welcome the first paying guests. Read more

Autumn 2013 Newsletter

What a fantastic summer we have had! Our terrace has been a real hot-spot over the summer months thanks to the wonderful weather, with plenty of al fresco breakfasts, lunches and dinners. In August we had our busiest ever Fowey Regatta, when the Red Arrows fly past was a particular highlight. We’re now looking forward to the autumn – particularly to tucking into some of the amazing seasonal produce on the menu – and we hope that you will be able to join us soon. Read more

Kitchen sink drama at The Old Quay House Hotel

 

Some things in life are easy to control and Ashley Wright our Head Chef is a master at multi tasking and keeping tight controls in his kitchen – however on Tuesday evening Ashley definitely wasn’t in charge, his new daughter Daisia was. No, she didn’t take over the cooking from him, but she caused panic when she chose to arrive 3 days earlier than planned. Read more

5 minutes with Candace – Front of House Manager

Candace Hunt joined us last month and has quickly became part of the team within our luxury hotel in Cornwall, The Old Quay House. Candace has a wealth of experience and will be looking after all our guests in her role as Front of House Manager. Anyway that’s enough of an introduction let’s see what Candace thinks… Read more

5 ways to make her stay extra special

A romantic weekend break in a luxury hotel in Cornwall is just the ticket for a special anniversary or birthday. Here at The Old Quay House Hotel, we offer an adults-only retreat on the picturesque waterfront of Fowey. A much needed break from work and family commitments, it’s also a chance for couples to relax and spend some quality time together creating memories that last well beyond dinner. Read more