£100 off the remaining weeks in July

We only have two weeks still available for a stay at Roundhouse Barns this July and there is now £100 off both of them. Our late availability is as follows: Cockle Cottage from July 1 – July 8 | £845 for the week – Discover Cockle Cottage… The Carthouse from July 8 – July 15 | £745 for the week – Discover The Carthouse… …

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 …

Only two weeks left this summer!

We only have two weeks left at Roundhouse Barns this summer so if you want to enjoy the best part of Cornwall and escape from the crowds then be sure to book them up quick before they go. The last week of August (Friday, August 28th to Friday, September 1st) is currently free in both Cockle Cottage and The Dairy. …

Fine Weather at last

Phew… suffering a bit from a heatwave down here! Its been around 16c for the past week and its all set to continue.The dogs are moulting like crazy and I have an urge to do the summer bedding in pots outside the house. I won’t though as you never know when there might be a frost lurking around the corner. …

Storms Over for now!

Phew it’s definately been quite breezy down here for the last week and there is no doubt some places have suffered from the high spring tides, gusting winds and crashing waves but oh boy do the press like to make a drama out of it all You would think that the whole of the South West was flooded… (sorry Somerset …

Cornwall bathed in sunshine this Easter

Ok, so the temperature has only been around 8C but the sun has been shining all day and there is certainly no sign of any of the snow that everyone else has had.  Just taken the dogs for a lovely walk at St Anthonys Head and looked across to St Mawes Castle glinting in the early evening sunlight. The forecast …

Fine Weather

Shhh don’t tell everyone but we have just had a fortnight of amazing weather – crisp mornings, had our first mini frost this morning, sunny skies and an autumnal glow everywhere.  Just the weather for a spot of coastal walking on deserted paths and beaches, followed by a retreat to a cosy pub with a real log fire burning. Truro …

Bed and Breakfast open from 28th February

All painting and decorating work is finally finished and the new driveway lights look fabulous – and are more energy efficient. Just time for a quick tidy and a final spruce up, then the carpet cleaner comes on Monday – ready for B&B reopening on Tuesday 28th Feb. Phew, and people always ask Barbara if she gets bored in the …

Glorious Sunshine

Well what a day we have had – absolutely stunning weather – it could have been June. The cleaners had their lunch outside it was so nice. The forecast for the rest of the week is not looking too bad either, considering we are nearly in November. We have just a few short breaks left in November if you feel …