Posts by: CaroleHF

Catch the Last Rays of Summer

Catch the Last Rays of Summer

We all need continued R&R and what better way than go to the SW where summers last longer, life moves at a slower pace and it still feels holidayish. October at QuerQuay Bolthole is loved by our guests many of whom choose to return in October as their previous experience of the SW climate in October has been just great…

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QQ Festival Magic in Dartmouth – All Year Round

QQ Festival Magic in Dartmouth – All Year Round

Get Some Festive Magic @ QuerQuay Bolthole • DartmouthUK Our guests love QuerQuay at all times of the year, it’s an all season Bolthole. In Dartmouth there are festivals every season. At Christmas Dartmouth’s independent shops and galleries add a touch of magic to your shopping. Why make Christmas shopping a chore when it can be fun on the banks…

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Poirot’s Last Ever Murder Mystery

Poirot’s Last Ever Murder Mystery

Agatha Christies ‘Dead Mans Folly’ on ITV tonight at 8.00 …. it’s David Suchet’s last Poirot and is based on the River Dart and only filmed a few months ago in the summer. If you were staying at QuerQuay Bolthole you may have seen him pass by on the river 🙂 Will it feature the steam train ? This film…

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What QuerQuay Bolthole guests really think

What QuerQuay Bolthole guests really think

Steam Train passes QuerQuay with a Toot 🙂 Catching up on all QuerQuay Bolthole admin and collating guest reviews for the first year was one of my tasks. It soon became apparent what the specific highlights are when staying at QuerQuay Bolthole. Over a year since QuerQuay Bolthole opened and so many lovely guests have appreciated their stay on Britannia…

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Manna Cookery School makes cooking fun

Loving the convivial atmosphere at Manna From Devon Popping into Manna on a Sunday morning made me think. I rate myself as a good cook and once even taught cookery (then called Domestic Science) in a middle school in Sheffield, so why do I never make my own bread? Short answer is lack of confidence as there seem to be…

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QuerQuay Bolthole ideal for Kayaking

QuerQuay Bolthole ideal for Kayaking

From QuerQuay Bolthole you can Launch Kayaks from the Beach A surprise recently when our QuerQuay Bolthole guests arrived with kayaks. With easy access to it’s own little beach, QuerQuay is the perfect place for people with kayaks who want to arrive, park the car and launch into a week of kayaking. QuerQuay guests say ‘We searched high and low on the Internet…

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QuerQuay for rest and recreation

QuerQuay for rest and recreation

 Blackpool Rocks facing raging sea’s – totally refreshing and revitalising Everyone needs respite from the norms of every day living – a chance to refresh, revitalise, regenerate – a moment out of time. This is totally achievable at QuerQuay Bolthole. Whatever the weather or season there is always something to transport you especially when you have waterside living. The proximity…

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Dartmouth, Devon UK  for riverside living

Dartmouth, Devon UK for riverside living

Dartmouth is a very special place to be and all those who have chosen to live here just love it. A holiday here gives visitors an opportunity to enjoy the things we all love. The River Dart dominates the town, with settlements flanking each bank of the river – Kingswear (the sunny side) and Dartmouth where independent shops, fantastic eateries,…

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History at QuerQuay

History at QuerQuay

History abounds at QuerQuay Bolthole and the house and the land. The location is special now but during WW2 had huge significance. QuerQuay (once known as Inglenook) was the site of a railway hut which was the home to a family who worked for the railway steam company. During WW2 Eisenhower and Churchill met on Britannia Quay to observe Operation…

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