The Roseland Revealed: Our Top 10 Wonders in Cornwall’s Coastal Paradise

Nestled away from the bustling tourist hubs of St. Ives and Padstow lies Cornwall’s best-kept secret – the Roseland Peninsula. Far from the madding crowds, this enchanting corner of Cornwall beckons those seeking an unspoiled haven of natural beauty, historic charm, and coastal serenity. Often overlooked, the Roseland Peninsula boasts a treasure trove of experiences waiting to be discovered. Join us on a virtual journey as we unveil the allure of this hidden gem, showcasing 10 captivating things, and some incredible Gems to call home, to experience that make the Roseland Peninsula a destination like no other for an unforgettable holiday. From historic castles to secluded beaches and charming villages, let the magic of the Roseland Peninsula captivate your imagination and inspire your next Cornish adventure.

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Easter holidays 2024 in Cornwall mum and child walking along sunny beach in St Ives

Find Space to Breathe this Easter

Easter in Cornwall is a magical time of year, where the region bursts into an oasis of colour with the combination of coastal wildflowers and azure blue seas; sub-tropical gardens and evergreen woodlands, and the picturesque landscapes truly come alive with the sights and sounds of nature.

With the two-week break on the horizon, there’s never been a better time to connect with the outside world, explore the elements of nature and feel refreshed as we move into a new season. Springtime is marked by the rejuvenation of flora and fauna across the county, along with the unveiling of vibrant scenery, whilst the winter chill melts away.

Whether you’re a loyal Cornwall-explorer, or are visiting the beautiful corners of our coastline for the first time, we welcome you with open arms and invite you to discover the enchanting countryside, quaint villages and majestic seascapes. With a myriad of activities and attractions on offer this Easter, you’re guaranteed an invigorating springtime experience.

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We are officially B Corp! But what does that mean?

We have some incredible news to share with you… We are so proud to announce that we are now officially a certified B Corp – and the first Cornish travel brand to receive this accreditation!

As our team, partners and many of our property owners are rooted in Cornwall, and part of the rich Cornish community, it’s incredibly important to us to ensure that our business practices are as environmentally and socially responsible as possible. This accreditation is a huge testament to our values, efforts and commitment to being a force for good within our community, and the work doesn’t end here!

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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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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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Discover the Beauty of Cornwall for Less

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…

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World Environment Day 2023

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…

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An Interview With: Tor Amran, Director of the Cornish Food Box

Our friends at Cornish Food Box sell and deliver food to feel good about; from grass-fed, free range meat and poultry, sustainably caught fish and seafood, to veg grown just down the road from their HQ in Cornwall. We offer a choice of six welcome gift options to welcome our guests to Cornwall, one option being a handy voucher for Cornish Food Box. This means you can avoid the supermarket queues, choose exactly the produce you want, and have it delivered to your holiday door upon arrival.

We caught up with Tor, director and co-founder of Cornish Food Box, to find out how supporting their business has a positive, knock on effect for the Cornish community and environment.

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How To Have A More Sustainable Holiday

The search for a more sustainable holiday has certainly gained momentum, with many of our guests seeking to reduce their carbon footprint, and tread a little lighter on the destinations they love to visit. Whilst travel will always have some impact on the planet, how can we minimise the damage and still explore?  

Now we’re a certified B Corp organisation, we want to share our top ways to have a more sustainable holiday in Cornwall. From considering how you get here, to leaving your favourite place better than you found it, let this be your go-to guide for travelling more mindfully, without compromising on your fulfilling, indulgent, and memory-packed staycation. 

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Our Winter Escape with Cornish Gems

Having never been to Cornwall before, we invited interiors aficionado Sarah from The Copper Beech House to experience a stay with Cornish Gems.
Knowing Sarah has a keen eye for detail and design, whilst also being busy mum of two little ones, Sea Song in Falmouth ticked all the boxes for their family getaway by the sea.
Sarah gives us a sneak peek into their Cornish adventure last winter – for more information on how to
book yours please call our team on 01872 241241 or search Cornish Gems.