Cornish Gems

Top 10 Dog-Friendly Beaches in Cornwall

With over 200 dog-friendly beaches to choose from, Cornwall really is a wonderful playground for your coastal companion. From sheltered coves to miles of windswept sand, we’ve rallied our team and their dogs and headed out to bring you our top 10 favourite beaches. Read more

Cornish Gems

Top 5 tips to create the perfect Cornwall holiday

At Cornish Gems we know a thing or two about holidays in Cornwall – our offices are based in St Ives and Truro and we have a local team of people who are passionate about everything this county has to offer.  So we’ve mapped out our top 5 tips to create the perfect Cornwall holiday, read on to find out more and create a very special holiday for your trip to Cornwall in 2019.Read more

Cornish Gems

Vote for us – British Travel Awards 2018

When it comes to luxury holidays in Cornwall, our Cornish Gems team is passionate about offering our guests beautiful properties to stay, complemented with excellent customer service. So, we’re are thrilled that Cornish Gems has been nominated for a third year at the British Travel Awards 2018 as Best UK Self Catering Holiday Company 2018. Read more

Poldark, Cornwall

Holiday in Poldark’s Cornwall – find a Cornish Gem in top Poldark locations

Since its launch in March 2015, viewers of the popular BBC drama based on Winston Graham’s period novels, ‘Poldark’, have flocked to the West Country to follow in the footsteps of Ross and Demelza. Stay in luxury Poldark holiday cottages near all the filming action, walk the dramatic, rugged clifftops, soak up the breathtaking seascapes and explore our Cornish Heritage.

Read more

Gems recipe

Our Gems Recipe – gin & tonic cake

It’s no secret that Cornwall is firmly on the foodie map, and we’re rather glad about that here at Gems HQ. When it comes to Cornish cuisine, oh boy are we spoiled! But it’s not just the delicious food that takes centre stage as gin distilleries, wineries and breweries add a little holiday spirit too helping to rubber stamp our fine Cornish reputation for all things artisan.

Read more