Child walking across rope bridge at Eden Project

10 unmissable things to do in Cornwall with kids

We’re huge fans of Cornwall with its gorgeous sandy beaches, dramatic coastline and cute seaside towns. We like it so much we got married there. And since having kids, it’s become a favourite family holiday destination. It has oodles of things to do, from simply hanging out on the beach to visiting the incredible Eden … Read more

Two children sitting on sofa in front of fire in Rosewood yurt

Special Stay: Rosewood Yurt, North Devon/Cornwall

We’ve just returned from a dream of a stay at Rosewood Yurt – the kind of trip that’s a tonic for the soul and feels like a rest even with little kids in tow. Starry skies, cosy mornings and days by the sea conspired for a perfect trip. Before I share all the details, I’m … Read more

Cornwall Lodges with Hot Tubs

10 beautiful Cornwall lodges with hot tubs

I’m not sure there’s any better way to elevate a stay than including a hot tub. Ending the day with a glass of bubbly and a soak adds instant indulgence. And there are plenty of Cornwall lodges with hot tubs to choose from. From little romantic getaways to huge family retreats, we’ve chosen our pick … Read more

Best Airbnbs in Cornwall

35 best Airbnbs in Cornwall: Gorgeous cabins, cottages and more

Cornwall is one of the most gorgeous places for a holiday in the UK. Even in the winter, it’s wild and atmospheric, and in the summer, on a sunny day, it’s simply paradisical, up there with the best of Europe’s beaches. We’re currently planning a UK road trip there, so I’ve been doing lots of … Read more

Watergate Bay Hotel - Best Cornwall Family Holiday

The most beautiful luxury family hotels in Cornwall

Cornwall is the perfect destination for a UK family staycation, feeling just as special as further flung destinations, but without the cost and added bother of a flight. In fact, driving along the rugged Cornwall coast reminds me of Big Sur and our gorgeous California road trip. For places to stay in Cornwall, there are … Read more

Watergate Bay Hotel - Best Cornwall Family Holiday

10 reasons to love Watergate Bay Hotel in Cornwall

I always thought you had to sacrifice style when opting for a family hotel, but since having Otis, I’ve been repeatedly proven wrong – and never more so than when visiting Watergate Bay Hotel in Cornwall. Every detail of the hotel exudes style, comfort and ease, which are my top three ingredients for a luxury … Read more

Special Stays: The Siphon, Cornwall

Last week I introduced our new Special Places series. I’ve added lots of our old reviews to the group, but this is the first official brand new addition. It’s called The Siphon and I found it when searching for a place to stay for Steve and I plus three friends on our trip to Cornwall. … Read more

A weekend in Cornwall…

Salty air that blows your cheeks rosy red with its bluster; wild grasses to run in, and jagged cliffs against the sea. It’s what Cornwall is made of in Autumn. That and pasties, and fudge and ales. It’s where we go to escape the city, for a glimpse of space and breath of the wild. … Read more