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, when booking for 2023 or 2024. Choose your preferred Dog Friendly Gem before 31st December 2023, 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!Read more
At Cornish Gems, we are thrilled to announce our new partnership with GloPamper, to curate unparalleled luxury holiday experiences. Immerse yourself in the epitome of opulence by booking your at-home spa treatment with GloPamper, to be enjoyed from the comfort and sanctuary of your Cornish Gem.Read more
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.Read more
Renowned for our stunning coastal landscapes, charming villages, and rich history, exploring Cornwall doesn’t have to break the bank. We’ve put together some affordable and enjoyable activities that will allow you to experience the beauty and culture of Cornwall without breaking the bank. Don’t forget, we have savings of up to 40% off through the summer months on our beautiful Gems…Read more
Cornwall is our home, and we’re passionate about keeping it clean, safe, and protected. We’ve nailed delivering high quality, luxury holidays in Cornwall, but there is uncertainty and concern about Climate Change and the impact it’ll have on Cornwall, such as rising sea levels, faster coastal erosion, and more. As a leading business in our industry, we feel both passionate and responsible about tackling these issues where we have the power to do so.
We caught up with Emma, our Environmental Social Governance (ESG) Manager in light of World Environment Day 2023 to get her insights on all the things Cornish Gems do to ensure we prioritise the environment…Read more
Surrounded by the ocean on all sides but one, our county is one of fishing, secluded coves and pumping surf. With endless spots along Cornwall’s coastline begging for a bracing dip, it’s no surprise that wild swimming in Cornwall is a popular pastime for locals and visitors.
In recent years, the UK has seen a boom in wild swimming activity, with first timers heading towards lakes, rivers and oceans. But we caught up with someone who has been in and out of the sea for as long as she can remember. Kate Passmore (@katetocoast) is a wild swimming enthusiast, embedded in the open water swimming community. We touched base with Kate to get her knowledge, insights and experiences of Wild Swimming in Cornwall, and to find out what keeps Kate going back to the ocean for more…Read more
Back in 1988, FatFace founders Tim and Jules were enjoying life on the slopes. Just two friends, one camper van and an endless spirit of adventure. For over 30 years they’ve carried the belief that life is for living and more fun with those we love. And the clothes we wear are part of the journey. Now a household name, FatFace has been carefully crafting clothing to live life in, to embark on everyday adventures that make you smile.Read more
Kate Lowe, local yoga teacher, runs her own beautiful Instagram account capturing Cornwall’s turquoise waters, rugged landscapes and wonderful wildlife. We know that so many of our guests love sharing Cornwall through their own lens, so we asked Kate how to capture Cornwall perfectly…Read more