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The little details: pillows

Simon and I did a little travelling this winter. R&R after a really good and busy year of trading before getting stuck into the annual winter refurbishments. I'm typing this with oil based gloss on my fingers and I've noticed a splodge on the keyboard and Simon will...

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Poldark Series Two

Filming In Cornwall Ross Poldark & Demelza are set to light up our screens again for series two of the BBC adaptation in 2016. Mammoth Screen productions have already completed filming of the second season adding two more episodes than season one, a total of 10...

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Award Winning B&B Falmouth, Cornwall

Highcliffe wins Bronze at the South West Tourism Excellence Awards 2014/15. In November 2014 we won Silver at the Cornwall Tourism awards 2014/15. After 6 years of intensive refurbishment and investment into our customer service and business structure we felt...

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Winter in Falmouth, Cornwall

Autumm, Winter and Spring in Falmouth and Cornwall has so much more to offer than you may realise. Early winter months often see the most amazing mists over the coastline. It merges the sky and the sea into one mysterious blur where only the blow of the foghorn will...

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Cornwall Tourism Awards 2014/15

Highcliffe Contemporary B&B: a finalist in the 2014/15 Cornwall Tourism awards We are absolutely delighted to be a finalist in this years Cornwall Tourism Awards in the Bed & Breakfast / Guest Accommodation category. We will be awarded either Bronze, Silver or...

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Fal Fever

One of our lovely guests has very kindly written a poem to describe their stay with us. It's based on the poem "Sea Fever"  By John Masefield (1878-1967). (English Poet Laureate, 1930-1967.) "Sea Fever" begins I must down to the seas again, to the lonely sea and the...

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Beds…for a comfortable night’s sleep

What do I wear in bed? Why Chanel No.5 of course.” Marilyn Monroe. After much research and experimenting we decided that the only way to go was pocket sprung. It would be crazy to think that all the decisions we make will please everyone that comes to stay with us but...

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Cruise The Fall during Tall Ships

Oh this is such a great idea. Our friends at Picnic Cornwall have organised a series of cruises during The Tall Ships Regatta so that you can see The Tall Ships close up from the water. An amazing once in a lifetime experience. During the cruise you will be served...

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