Celebrate English Wine Week with Cornish Wines

It’s English Wine Week  28th May to the 5th June 2016. Vineyards across the country will also be opening their doors to welcome visitors, offering tours, tastings and special offers. While we’re not yet quite on the scale of Tuscany there are a growing number of wineries in Cornwall selling excellent wines. Our most famous is Camel Valley, near Bodmin,  …

Spring into Cornwall’s Gardens

Enjoying the warmth of the Gulf Stream, the magical gardens in Cornwall are home to a wealth of exciting, rare and beautiful plants and trees. From wild woodland to neatly manicured lawns, from the small and unusual to large and famous. Off the top of our heads we easily came up with at least 40 different gardens to visit! So here are just …

Christmas and New Year on the Roseland

First things first – food of course! (there is a bit of a theme to our blogs lately..) If you do want to eat out on Christmas Day you definitely need to book in advance – our top tip is The Rosevine – a small boutique hotel, let their chef cook you a 3 course traditional Christmas lunch with stunning …

Foodie Heaven at Roundhouse Barns

So your holiday is booked, if you are anything like us your next thought will be what are we going to eat? So, if you do intend to cook a few meals during your stay here are our shopping suggestions: Think about putting in a food order with The Cornish Food Market – locally sourced meat, fish, veg, artisan bread, …

Relax, recharge and rejuvenate in 2016

Start 2016 as you mean to go on with and relax, recharge and rejuvenate at Roundhouse Barns. We know it’s only two weeks to go until Christmas but it’s never too early to think about enjoying a lovely break away after the madness of the festive season. We’re starting to fill up fast for 2016 but we do still have …

December on The Roseland

Need a little break before the Christmas parties start or just want to do your Christmas shopping somewhere different for a change? Where better to relax and recharge your batteries than the Roseland? Just think of blustery cliff top walks, checking out the grey seals and migratory birds, then stopping off in a cosy Roseland pub – all log fires …

Enjoy a November break on the Roseland

With the clocks going back and the days shortening you can still find plenty to do on your holiday be it a short break or longer. The Lost Gardens of Heligan truly are a year round delight, there is always something new to see and do. From Saturday 10th October until Sunday 8th November the Heligan Plant Sale is a …