Christmas Opening Times 2018

The festive season is almost upon us and we couldn’t be more excited! Is there anything better than snuggling up with friends and family and treating yourself to a Gingerbread Latter or an Irish Coffee whilst the fairy lights twinkle?


If like us you’re looking forward to mince pies, Christmas pints, wintery walks, mulled wine and GIANT roasts with … Click to read

14 Cornish Words and Phrases You Need to Know



If you are lucky enough to have grown up in Cornwall, here are some Cornish words and phrases that you will most definitely recognise… If you didn’t grow up in Cornwall here are 14 words and phrases you should learn from Cornish people. Your life will never be the same.

1. Ansom

Everything and everyone can be ansom… … Click to read

5 Reasons why you need to visit Crantock this Christmas

It’s beginning to feel a lot like winter; frosty windscreens, dark evenings and the temperature gauge rarely rising above single figures. Luckily, we are home to a cosy atmosphere, a snuggly bar and more toppings on their hot chocolate than on your Christmas tree.

Our Storm-Watching Location

We are perched on West Pentire headland, overlooking stunning Crantock Bay. When the Click to read

Crazy Cornish Celebrations and Why They Happen!

The Cornish are known for many things; their love of pasties, their dedicated patriotism, their ability to drink Rattler… the list goes on. Also well known within the Kern are our special Cornish festivities and celebrations that have survived generations. How many of these have you celebrated?


May Day

Held every year on the 1st of May, Padstonians have Click to read