Callestock News

7 ways to make the most of your Spring short break in Cornwall
31Jan
2018

7 ways to make the most of your Spring short break in Cornwall

The days are getting longer, the Spring flowers are beginning to appear in the hedgerows, and the weather is beginning to get milder. Time for a short break, just to keep you going until the Summer... but if you're not sure what you can do in the early months of the year in Cornwall, we can help.

Best places for romance in Cornwall
31Jan
2018

Best places for romance in Cornwall

What better way to say "I love you" than getting away for a short break by the sea with your partner? Cornwall is popular with honeymooners, brides, newlyweds and couples looking to mark an extra special occasion. Many of the region's great trails were featured on ITV's Britain's Favourite Walks, but here's our round-up of the most iconic places to visit in Cornwall during your next romantic stay.

2018 holiday inspiration
21Dec
2017

2018 holiday inspiration

Looking forward to feeling the warmth of the sun on your face and an empty to-do list? It's officially time to start counting down to your next holiday, so here are a few ideas to get you started...

21 gifts for anyone who loves Cornwall
07Dec
2017

21 gifts for anyone who loves Cornwall

How's your Christmas shopping going? Did you jump on the Black Friday bandwagon? Maybe you're one of those people who has bought and wrapped all their presents by October...

A year in the life of Callestock
28Nov
2017

A year in the life of Callestock

As well as welcoming guests to the converted barns in our little corner of Cornwall, Callestock is also a working farm. This keeps us busy 12 months a year, maintaining the holiday cottages, looking after the herd of Jersey cows, giving guests a terrific holiday, and even building a brand new holiday property ready for 2018.

Christmas Donation to Cornwall Blood Bikes
13Nov
2017

Christmas Donation to Cornwall Blood Bikes

Ian Butler the fundraising manager came to Callestock last month to meet with Liz and receive the donation made by Callestock to the Cornwall Blood Bikes, volunteer service.

And the winner is....
27Oct
2017

And the winner is....

Earlier this year we ran a competition with Cornwall Living, offering one lucky winner a holiday with us here at Callestock. Thousands entered, and a winner was picked at random in the Spring....

5 of our favourite Cornish villages
27Oct
2017

5 of our favourite Cornish villages

Doc Martin has helped put Port Isaac on the map, Poldark has shone a light on the north coast and far west, but there are many hidden gems in Cornwall you might not have seen before.

Ready, steady, bake - for charity
24Oct
2017

Ready, steady, bake - for charity

The biennual fundraiser at Callestock Courtyard has raised more than ever before, thanks to the generosity of guests, the business community and local people.

Best places for Christmas lunch in Cornwall
30Sep
2017

Best places for Christmas lunch in Cornwall

If you're planning a holiday over the festive season, you're probably looking to get away from the stress and pressure of preparing the perfect Christmas lunch. It's not a holiday if you've still got the veg to peel, the turkey to baste and the gravy to make, so here are five of the best places to enjoy Christmas dinner in Cornwall.