The St Michaels Blog

Our blog is the place where we get to rave about all the great things our guests can see and do in Falmouth and across Cornwall.

The best beaches. Dog-friendly walks near the hotel. Our guide to bars and eateries. Attractions you can't miss. Our guide to the best events, festivals and live music taking place across Cornwall. Plus much, much more...

Recent Posts

Press reviews for our wellness retreats
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Press reviews for our wellness retreats

Wild swimming has soared in popularity in recent years, with a big surge post-lockdown as Brits surrendered to the UK’s chilly waters in lieu of sunny trips abroad. Fans are drawn in by the plethora of health benefits, which range from improved immune health to reduced inflammation. But does it live up to the hype? C&TH’s Nicole Smallwood dived headfirst into a wild swimming retreat...

10 reasons you should try sea swimming
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10 reasons you should try sea swimming

We probably all know someone who swears by their dips in the sea in all conditions, but are they wrong? Our sea swimming guru Salim from Swimlab talks through the benefits of sea swimming....

Discover our new classic rooms
Rooms

Discover our new classic rooms

There were some positive points to lockdown! Through the 2021 closure period we were able to carry out a gentle refresh to 52 of our bedrooms at the resort, amplifying the contemporary Cornish feel that lies at the heart of the St Michaels experience....

Two tasty vegan recipes
Recipes

Two tasty vegan recipes

Our chefs have put together two cracking vegan recipes which are easy, quick and tasty. We tried them ourselves from our home kitchens and they're great. Tuck in!...