The magic of a Cornish Christmas adventure is hard to beat. Crunching through golden leaves, sipping local mulled ciders at festive markets, that bracing boxing day swim and of course carols around the fishing harbours. It truly is a most wonderful time of the year and we invite you to share your adventures with us. Read on for our top 5 favourite adventures for the whole family. Read more
Map out your Cornish days with culture in mind … with such a rich heritage and bucket-loads of character, it couldn’t be easier to bring you Cornwall’s top six cultural spots. It seems that in Cornwall, every path, cliff and cove has a story to tell, so culture vultures are spoilt for choice. Read more
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
Hello autumn! We’ve some great Gems to tempt you to Cornwall for a luxury autumn break including stunning family homes made for half term adventures on the coast. Our sun hats and sandals are packed away and we’ve snuggled into chunky knits here in Cornwall ready for the breath of fresh air that autumn brings. Read on to find out more …Read more
From good old fashioned bucket and spade beach days to days spent messing about on boats, the footprint of Cornwall’s breathtaking landscape offers the very best backdrop to create your luxury holiday.
We are delighted to present Cornwall’s finest luxury holiday beach houses in the white sand dunes of Hayle, Cornwall … a very warm Cornish welcome to Sandy Acres. Read on to find out more including a review from our Gems co-managing director.
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It’s competition time! We are delighted to team up with our friends at Cornishware and offer our guests a unique opportunity to win £250 worth of Cornishware crockery and linen of your choice PLUS a luxury 3-night stay at our Gem Scilly Stack, a boutique luxury barn made-for-two in west Cornwall – now there’s a prize not to be missed!
Confident salty sea dogs bound along the shoreline, smaller spirited dogs tease the incoming waves, whilst tired old timers just watch the world go by. It’s just another day in the life of our four-legged coastal companions. When the weekend comes around, our very own Gems dogs are always part of the plans as Cornwall presents all the right ingredients for a jolly good dog’s day out. Read on to explore our favourite paw-friendly Cornish walks and find your dog friendly cottage.
With a finger on the pulse of serious style, we speak to property owner Gary Thomas and follow his renovation journey from once forgotten flat to oh so cool coastal luxury accommodation. Open the door to Fistral Loft, Pentire, Newquay.