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Recipe From The Chef

Bring The Headland to you and get cooking at home with our chef’s special chicken and kale broth with paprika croutons recipe.

Tarquin’s Gin – The mastermind behind Tarquin’s Hand Sanitiser

In response to concerns about the availability of hand sanitiser, Tarquin’s Gin, which is based near Padstow, has switched production from spirits to hand sanitiser in support of frontline workers in the community – by supplying it for free. We find out more as we hear from Tarquin himself.

Find out what makes our Head Concierge, Sarah Gaskin, so special

What’s the difference between a good concierge, and a fabulous one? A question that’s long been asked here at The Headland. So, with time on our side, it was a chance to find out more about our beloved Head Concierge, Sarah Gaskin.

What is crémant? And why it’s so popular?

What is crémant? For several years champagne and prosecco have reigned supreme as the nation’s favourite choice of fizz, however, are the tides set to turn? And could crémant be the sparkling wine industry’s best-kept secret? If this is the first time you are hearing of crémant, we guarantee it [...]

How to make Canadian pancakes: Indulge this Pancake Day

How to make Canadian pancakes Pancake Day, a date circled, underlined, and celebrated on just about everyone’s calendar such is the universal love for these delicious slices of heaven. With this in mind, we thought who better to share a recipe than our very own Executive Chef, Christopher Archambault. While [...]

14 unforgettably romantic things to do in Cornwall

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. Cornwall’s scenic beauty and tangible mysticism make the ancient Kingdom of Kernow the perfect destination for any couple that wants quality time together – whatever the time of year. With an abundance of romantic things to do in Cornwall, for couples of all ages, you can create magical memories that you’ll look back on fondly for years to come.

The Headland Hotel Celebrates Its Annual Awards

The Headland Hotel Celebrates Its Annual Awards The Headland Hotel has most recently celebrated its prestigious annual awards ceremony, recognising the hard-work achieved by its staff members throughout the year. The ceremony took place at The Alverton Hotel, Truro, and consisted of a delicious three-course dinner, awards presentation and a [...]

10 Reasons you should enjoy a family self-catering holiday in Cornwall

10 Reasons you should enjoy a family self-catering holiday in Cornwall Are you craving a holiday by the ocean with more freedom and choice? Do you dream of a holiday that brings you closer as a family but still gives you the space to do your own thing? Take a [...]

Read the winter/spring edition of The Headland Lifestyle Magazine

This season we look at our Halloween history with The Witches, The famous Cribbar wave, winter surfing, a perfect recipe for chilly nights, our 5-star success as well as all that’s going on in Cornwall for Christmas and New Year.

The Headland becomes Cornwall’s first double-five star hotel

Based upon an independent assessment, Quality in Tourism has recognised The Headland as one of the highest quality tourist destinations in Cornwall.

Five Stars Awarded For The Headland, Cornwall

Based upon an independent assessment, Quality in Tourism has recognised The Headland as one of the highest quality tourist destinations in Cornwall.

Fly To Newquay This Summer

Stays of five nights or more this August include complimentary transfers from Newquay airport to us, and a three-course dinner in the Samphire.

Fly To Newquay From London This Summer

Stays of five nights or more this August include complimentary transfers from Newquay airport to us, and a three-course dinner in the Samphire.

Serving a Taste of the Atlantic Ocean

Crustaceans galore, we go into detail on our summer shellfish dishes – which are beautifully served with an unparalleled Atlantic view.

Recognition for Longest Serving Employee

Our kitchen porter Hedley Kent has received a long service award at The Headland in recognition of his forty years of outstanding service to the hotel.

Aqua Club to Complete a Five Star Destination

A new multi-million pound leisure complex will create a five star destination for visitors to our luxury hotel and self-catering cottage village.

We Talk About The Best of Cornish … Food

Cornwall possesses such beauty in its rich landscape and culinary experiences, both to which I proudly I shout about when being asked about my birthplace.

Cornish Food Guide: Cornish Asparagus

One of the many great things about living in Cornwall is the consistently early arrival of spring, which brings with it the first harvests of delicious asparagus.

The Best of… Cornish Beaches

What strikes me straight away is the number of beautiful beaches we have right here on our doorstep, a figure of well over 300 comes to mind …

Recipe from the Chef: Piran’s Posh Saffron Cake

Chef Chris Archambault shares his recipe for a deliciously posh St. Piran’s dish … and encourages you to get creative and put your own spin on a classic!

Training with a friend at the gym

It’s that time of the year again, January has passed and the summer is on its way. Yes that’s right, it’s time to dust the cobwebs off your running shoes

A Day in the Life of a Bride and Groom

Every wedding here at The Headland is truly magical, from the effortless moments caught on our stunning coastline to those all-important speeches.

Making Time for Your Loved Ones in Cornwall

This year, why not take a leaf out of my book and get proactive about making time for the people you care about, rather than just fitting it in?

Recipe from the Chef: Moroccan Pheasant Salad

 Synonymous with the English countryside, yet introduced by the Romans, Moroccan pheasant salad is a perfect dish to enjoy on a winter evening.

How to Enjoy Winter Surfing in Cornwall

Surfing on the beautiful Fistral Beach isn’t just a fair weather activity. Surfers in Cornwall catch waves all year round – here’s how to enjoy the experience!

How To Cook The Perfect Christmas Turkey

With the family Christmas dinner just around the corner, we are all getting a little hot under the collar thinking about cooking the ‘perfect’ turkey.

Celebrate New Year’s Eve in Newquay

With all of Newquay’s New Year celebrations, we encourage anyone to experience the wonders on offer in this impressive coastal destination!

Springboard shortlisting success

The Headland Hotel has been shortlisted in the Best Regional Initiative category of the 2018 Springboard Awards for Excellence.

Gig Rowers Compete for Fifth Annual Headland Cup

This weekend Newquay Rowing Club held the 5th annual Headland Cup, with 4 teams rowing from Newquay Harbour to Pentire Headland and back.

Exploring Poldark Country from The Headland

Hit BBC show Poldark features many of our most beautiful locations – here are some favourites and how to explore them from The Headland!

Customer Service Hat-trick For The Headland

The Headland Hotel is celebrating for the third time in less than six months following its success at the 2018 Cornwall Business Awards.

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