Bursting with coastal heritage and charm, there are so many reasons to visit St Mawes and The Roseland. Sitting on Cornwall’s south coast, this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is a haven for walkers, wildlife watchers and water sports lovers. While if winding down onboard a picturesque boat trip is more your thing, St Mawes is just the place.Read more
From the pristinely manicured to the wild and wooded, Cornwall showcases a plethora of homes with beautiful gardens. With many of us falling back in love with our gardens and craving time in nature, we round up a handful of our Gems with beautiful gardens and extra-special outdoor space. So with alfresco dining, hot tub dipping and wildflower sniffing in mind, lets explore some of Cornwall’s most beautiful gardens…
Imagine if you had somewhere to head to this Christmas … presents bundled into the car, ‘Fairytale of New York’ playing as you head west and arrive at your luxury Christmas break in Cornwall. Our Gems come decorated with trees and all the trimmings, so for families looking for festive fun, or couples seeking an idyllic pre-Christmas breather, delve into our Christmas collections below and find your festive break in Cornwall.
Over the last few months we have come to appreciate the simple things; a headland walk, a loaf of homemade bread, a good book … so, here at Gems, we turn our thoughts to the coming season, and the simplest, finest pleasures that come with it. Read on to discover our favourite luxury retreats from which to enjoy a back-to-nature staycation in Cornwall this autumn and winter.
Probably one of the prettiest fishing ports in Cornwall, Fowey has a quaint but vibrant atmosphere, perfect for those who seek picturesque walking routes, independent shops, and a fix of historical intrigue. Fowey’s shops and galleries tumble down to the water, where estuary adventures begin. Read more
Are you longing for a dose of fresh air and vitamin sea? Or perhaps you’re on the search for a stylish party pad, or romantic escape for two? A weekend in Cornwall is the perfect solution, and our Gems Weekender has arrived to save the day. Read more
It’s not long until Christmas waves its wand over the county, so we’ve rounded up our favourite festive things to do in Cornwall at Christmas; whether you’re planning a cosy escape for two, or an exciting treat for the whole family, read on to gather ideas for your Christmas in Cornwall … Read more
In July 2019, a team of seven Gems took up the Trekfest challenge, raising funds for our charity of the year, Cornwall Air Ambulance Trust. Trekking up to 50K, our team took on the undulating terrain of the Brecon Beacons and raised over £1600.Read more