The Point at Polzeath Goulash

2 years ago

Winter Warming Foods

Our Head Chef Marek, explains his love of winter food and some of our current dishes When end of September hits, the days are notably shorter, and it is time for Mother Nature to prepare to hibernate. There is just enough time to jar the last of the pickles and cook the last batch of… Read more »

2 years ago

Benefits of exercise

We all know that exercise is good for us, but do you really know all the benefits? Health Club Manager Jimmy Bradford runs through all the benefits in his blog below: Everyone exercises for different reasons and aims for different goals. Some train for fitness goals or targets such a running a marathon or being able… Read more »

2 years ago

Cornwall’s best Christmas markets in 2018

Is there a more magical time of year? With chestnuts roasting, festive lights twinkling, and reindeer making the occasional early appearance, Christmas is well on its way in Cornwall. If you want to get into the festive spirit while knocking out some of your seasonal shopping, get your diary ready to pencil in some of… Read more »

2 years ago

North Cornwall’s best myths and legends

Home to piskies, giants, mermaids, and many other mystical creatures, Cornwall’s rugged landscape is the source of some fascinating myths and legends. If you’re planning on visiting the county, here are some local stories that you can investigate for yourself. The Mermaid of Padstow In the estuary of the River Camel lies the Doom Bar… Read more »

2 years ago

Keep the kids busy in Cornwall this October

Love stomping around the coast path in wellies by day and curling up in front of a cosy log fire by night? October is a great time to visit Cornwall, and with the kids off school for half term there are plenty of fun family-friendly activities going on. Here are some of our top picks…. Read more »

2 years ago

Yoga and Mindfulness Retreats

With the autumn drawing in it is time to take a bit of time for yourself – time out from the stresses of day to day life. The Point has been chosen as the ideal venue for both a Yoga and a Mindfulness retreat this autumn. Staying in our beautiful eco apartments you have views… Read more »

2 years ago

Yoga Break

Equinox & Full moon Women’s YogaVenture at The Point September 21st -24th with Sandra & Sofia Barnes ‘Soothe your mind, energise your body & reconnect with your spirit’    We are excited to welcome Sandra and Sofia to run their yoga break here at The Point. They have had a couple of cancellations which has… Read more »

2 years ago

Best autumn walks in North Cornwall

With the leaves beginning to change colour and the hint of an autumnal chill in the air, it’s a great time to throw a couple of extra layers on and enjoy the beautiful scenery North Cornwall has to offer at this time of year. Here are some of our favourite autumn walks… Pentire Headland A… Read more »

2 years ago

How to read a Surf forecast

Beach Tips – How to Read a Surf forecast Surf Reports can give a beach user all the information needed about the current surf conditions in a particular area. This is really important for staying safe whilst enjoying Cornwall’s beaches. One of the main questions most beach users have is; “How big are the waves… Read more »