Penpont Store is open for business!

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We have added a new facility to The Olde House…….. a little store!  It is full of useful things to borrow whilst holidaying with us, including things for the beach, swimming pool, out and about and handy things to use in the cottages for little ones, and bits and pieces you might have forgotten to… Read more »

February Half Term Fun

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What an action packed week our guests have had during the recent February Half Term! We enjoyed a variety of weather, from cold and dry to wet and windy!  All our guests were invited to par-take in our activities of Falconry, Pond Dipping, Woodland Fun and Archery and a new activity, exclusive to February half… Read more »

Gold at the South West Tourism Awards

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Following on from our success at the Cornwall Tourism Awards where we won Gold, we were put through to the South West Tourism Awards, where we won a second Gold! Shaun and Jaime got dressed up and headed to Exeter Cathedral for the awards ceremony and what a spectacular venue!  The Catherdral was lit up… Read more »

Visit from BBC Countryfile

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We were visited by the BBC Countryfile team during December whilst they filmed a piece about life on a Cornish farm at Christmas. It was very exciting for all of us, but particularly the Hawkey children who couldn’t believe they were actually going to be on TV! Adam joined Andrew in one of our fields… Read more »

Swimming Pool Improvements

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Our Autumn and Winter renovation projects are well under way for this year, but we are already making plans for our big project for next year: improvements to our Swimming Pool Complex. The swimming pool was built in 1985 and was one of the first of its kind in Cornwall at the time! Thirty years… Read more »