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Step Into Seahorses: Our New Extraordinary Gem

We’d love to give a huge Gems welcome to our newest Extraordinary Gem, Seahorses, an immaculate four-bedroom home in Maenporth, with unrivalled blue views, a bubbling hot tub, a relaxing swimming pool and so much more. This highly anticipated property is now available to book from January 2024. Don’t miss your chance to indulge in this unforgettable Gem.

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Cheers to a Cornish Gems Christmas with Old Chapel Wine

As the festive season approaches, there’s no better time to escape to the enchanting landscapes and twinkling harbour towns of Cornwall, and create unforgettable holiday memories. There’s no place like Cornish Gems for a festive Christmas on the coast, so this year we’re thrilled to offer you an exclusive gift to enhance your holiday experience.

We’re really treating you this Christmas… all festive guests will arrive at their twinkling Cornish Gem to complementary “Ultimate Christmas Day Case” of Old Chapel Cellar wine awaiting your arrival, as well as your Gems Welcome Gift of choice.

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Gems Interiors: Creating Farrar Cottage, Pendeen

At Cornish Gems, we’re proud to create wonderful homes across all corners of Cornwall. We understand that the allure of a stunning, comfortable, and luxurious home is a major draw for travellers, and our goal is to curate one-of-a-kind experiences that elevate your journey to an unprecedented level of opulence. Some of our Gem owners opt for the unique Gems touch by collaborating with our in-house interiors team headed up by Tara, Phoebe and Charlie, adding a touch of enchantment to their perfectly positioned properties.

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2023 Christmas In Cornwall

We’re counting down the days until we can celebrate Christmas in Cornwall. With only 5 weeks to go until the magical day, our county is starting to anticipate the arrival of twinkling lights and jingle bells, to bring our quirky towns to life. If you haven’t had the chance to plan your perfect festive celebration, then let Cornish Gems craft the holiday season of your dreams, for a Christmas in Cornwall. Get ready to pour a glass of bubbly and admire the wintery views from beyond your home, after enjoying a delicious festive feast with your loved ones. Whether you’re longing to find a cosy winter retreat or want to indulge in a merry family escape, there’s a Gem for you. Don’t miss your chance to enjoy a classic Cornish Christmas, with your friends, family or someone special, for the ideal last-minute staycation.

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Gems Interiors: Creating Jackdaws

Welcome to Jackdaws, a dazzling treasure brought to life by the incredible Gems Interiors team – Tara, Phoebe and Charlie. Nestled in the heart of Trevone, Jackdaws is a vibrant jungle of colors that has undergone a magical transformation. With its bright and bold patterns, jewel colours, and touches of luxury, this three-bedroom Gem, originally a blank canvas, now stands as a family-friendly retreat exuding joy and extravagance.

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Wander Cornwall This November

The stormy season of November is upon us, but there’s still endless adventures to be had. No matter the weather, we’re getting ready to wrap up warm and embrace the beginning of winter, with our bobble hats to hand. From outdoor adventures with the misty seascape as a backdrop, to hiding from the rain at one of Cornwall’s great eateries, there’s an array of excitement, awaiting your touch.

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Sustainable Christmas Gifting

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas…

Although the festive season may seem like a while away, it’s slowly creeping up on us, so it’s never too early to get present planning. At Cornish Gems, we’re a lover of all things Cornwall, and even more so when they’re sustainably sourced and locally made. Whether you’re looking to buy for someone who’s bought a new home that needs decorating, a child about to start school, or an enthusiastic foodie, we hope to offer you some inspiration, with our extensive list of stocking ideas.

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Gems Interiors: Creating Polview, Crantock

When it comes to crafting dreamy coastal retreats, the Cornish Gems Interiors team knows how to weave magic into every nook and cranny. Enter Tara, Phoebe, and Charlie, the talented trio behind the scenes, who have once again sprinkled their interior design fairy dust on our newest gem, Polview, nestled in the heart of picturesque Crantock. With a Santorini vibe and a coastal luxe feel, this family-friendly haven is a coastal dream turned reality. Let’s dive into the inspiration and features that make Polview a mesmerising escape by the sea…

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Christmas with Cornish Food Box

Cornish Food Box, one of our esteemed partners, has sprinkled a touch of festive magic on their Christmas offerings, ensuring your stay in Cornwall is nothing short of extraordinary. Our default welcome gift of a Cornish Food Box voucher can now be spent against this fabulous festive offering, that means you barely have to lift a finger this Christmas!

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Unleash the Fun: Dog Friendly Cornwall – Where Furry Friends Stay for Free!


Imagine this…you and your furry-friends exploring the iconic coastlines of dog friendly Cornwall, with the sea breeze in your hair (or fur!), before you unwind in a cosy cafe, with a puppuccino or a doggy ice cream. After a long day wandering the Cornish landscapes, settle into your own Gem, equipped for all your dog’s needs, so that you can put your feet up and relax. With our newest campaign, Dogs Stay Free, pup-parents no longer need to worry about an additional pet supplement fee. Choose your preferred Dog Friendly Gem so that your pups can skip the kennels and emBARK on a luxury holiday, for free! You’ll have a ball on your next Cornish staycation!

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St Ives New Years

Celebrate the New Year in St Ives!

St Ives, a picturesque coastal town nestled in the heart of Cornwall, is renowned for its stunning beaches, artistic heritage, and vibrant cultural scene. While it’s a beloved summer destination, experiencing New Year in St. Ives takes the celebration to a whole new level. In this blog post, we’ll explore why celebrating New Year’s in St Ives is a delightful choice, and how you can make the most of your visit, including joining the famous Fancy Dress Pub Crawl.

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Top 10 Storm-Watching Locations In Cornwall

As much as we hate to leave summer, the winter storms of Cornwall are inevitably coming in the nearing months. With the weather in the South-West known for being turbulent and unforgiving, it’s good to be aware of where the stormiest spots are, so you can happily watch from a distance. For the storm-chasers out there, we’ve got some of the best places for you, to follow the weather and watch the clouds cry out.

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October Half Term in Cornwall

As the crisp autumn air descends upon the picturesque landscapes of Cornwall, a world of adventure and discovery awaits during the October half term (23rd-27th October 2023). This enchanting coastal region, with its dramatic cliffs, golden beaches, and charming villages, becomes an ideal destination for families seeking both relaxation and excitement. From exploring historic castles to indulging in Cornish delicacies, the possibilities are endless. Join us as we unveil a curated guide to the most captivating October half term in Cornwall. 

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