Callestock News

Leave the Car - see Cornwall from a new Perspective
27Sep
2019

Leave the Car - see Cornwall from a new Perspective

Visiting Cornwall by car opens up hundreds of secret beaches, pretty fishing villages and quirky cafes. But you don't need four wheels to see the very best that the county has to offer. Be inspired to try a new approach to exploring the countryside, valleys and beaches.

7 Picturesque Pubs in Cornwall
23Sep
2019

7 Picturesque Pubs in Cornwall

Want a Cornish pub that delivers good food, great views and delicious drinks? Here are seven that have earned a place on your must-see list. You're welcome.

Throwback Thursday - looking back on Boxing Day 2018!
12Sep
2019

Throwback Thursday - looking back on Boxing Day 2018!

So why not spend Christmas or New Year in Cornwall. You could spend Boxing Day on the beach and do what Liz did last year. The sun was shining and it was actually quite warm! Thank goodness it was, as Liz had decided to take part in the Boxing Day swim at Perranporth to raise money for Breast Cancer Awareness. So who will join her this year??

Aaah September - 10 perfect ways to spend the day in West Cornwall
31Aug
2019

Aaah September - 10 perfect ways to spend the day in West Cornwall

As we move into September, Cornwall calms down after a busy few weeks. The kids return to school, caravans head home, and the county breathes a deep sigh of relief after another successful season, but the holidays for some continue into September.

Down on the farm - August 2019
26Aug
2019

Down on the farm - August 2019

It's been another action-packed few weeks at Little Callestock Farm, with the arrival of a very special four-legged guest, staying with the cows, a visit from some feathered friends, and the harvest of our newest fruit trees.

Foodies' Heaven in Cornwall this September
21Aug
2019

Foodies' Heaven in Cornwall this September

Cornwall is one of the top foodie destinations in the country, with Michelin-starred chefs including Rick Stein, Nathan Outlaw and Paul Ainsworth calling it home. And it's not just the celebrity chefs - the county also offers plenty of beachside cafes serving the finest brunches and award-winning local produce. To get your taste buds tingling, here's our round-up of the best Cornish food festivals in September.

Far from the Madding Crowds - Cultural Cornwall
29Jul
2019

Far from the Madding Crowds - Cultural Cornwall

Cornwall has a rich history, with its tin mines, standing stones, smuggling and ancient language, but if you're visiting the region, you may not know where best to experience historic Cornwall.

Liz's Summer Cheesecake
29Jul
2019

Liz's Summer Cheesecake

Infused with orange and passionfruit, this refreshing dessert is the perfect compliment to a Summer barbecue. Enjoy with a glass of sparkling wine from Cornwall's Camel Valley for the ultimate in indulgent refreshment.

More than just a Holiday - Couples' Experiences in Cornwall
28Jun
2019

More than just a Holiday - Couples' Experiences in Cornwall

You'll know Cornwall for its beach holidays, good food and coastal walks, but it's also the perfect place to try something a bit different and get out of your comfort zone. What stories will you tell when you get back home?

Down on the farm - Summer 2019
24Jun
2019

Down on the farm - Summer 2019

This time last year we were sweltering in the hottest June for decades - but in 2019, things are a little more predictable. We still have sunshine and pleasant temperatures, but the occasional showers mean that grass at Callestock Courtyard is lush and green rather than dry and brown and the cows are cool and chilled in the shade of the trees. Summer is here which means Nick is busy on the farm while our guests are out and about enjoying the county.