December 2013 – news and goings on

  Happy Christmas one and all! Well, we’re all ready for Christmas here at Lanhydrock – the giant tree is up (12ft, 7” well done to Angie for guessing correctly on our Facebook competition – enjoy your prize of a Sunday...

Lanhydrock Hotel & Golf Club gains GolfMark accreditation...

  ...and is recognised by Sport England as a Clubmark facility. We are delighted to announce that we have been awarded with the GolfMark accreditation following a thorough assessment process. The GolfMark award is a national scheme that identifies...

Let me introduce you to our NEW YEAR’S EVE band ‘MFC CHICKEN’

  When Spencer Evoy arrived in London fresh from Canada, little did he know that his quest to reignite the spirit of the rock’n’roll sound of the American Northwest would start outside a chicken shop on the Holloway Road. Walking...

Lizzie’s 'Spooky' Lunchtime Lovelies - Iced & Spiced Pumpkin Slice

  This month, Lanhydrock's Pastry Chef Lizzie is feeling all spooked out by the approach of Halloween. Here's her top pumpkin carving tips… …and don’t waste the tasty pumpkin flesh that you carve out for your decorative creations...

Lizzie’s Lunchtime Lovelies - A Berry Nice Slice!

  Introducing the latest EXTRA Special, EXTRA Scrummy Seasonal Sweet Treat from Lanhydrock Hotel’s Lizzie - Blackberry Crumble Slice. Lizzie’s done it again! The scrummy crumbly munch of all treats has been carefully crafted by Lizzie...

New Charitable Partnership with National Trust

Lanhydrock Becomes Cycle-Friendly! We are delighted to be supporting the National Trust Lanhydrock estate in their work to create new family-friendly cycle trails for everyone to enjoy. As part of a new charitable partnership with the Trust, we have...

Praise for our popular Sunday Carvery

Thank you to the TripAdvisor reviewer who left a short and sweet review of the famous Lanhydrock Sunday Carvery, which he described as "consistently excellent" and "restaurant food quality at pub prices". Read the full review here...

An Enjoyable Day at Crocadon Producers Fair

We had a great day at Crocadon Producers Fair on Saturday and we’re delighted to be supporting such a fantastic local event. Our baked goodies, Lizzies Lunchtime Lovelies, went down a treat and the famous Giant Fudge Cookies even made a guest...

Lizzie's Lunchtime Lovelies - White Chocolate Flapjacks... mmm...

  This is not just any Flapjack……… Introducing Lanhydrock’s EXTRA Special, EXTRA Scrummy ‘White Chocolate Flapjack’ Lanhydrock Hotel proudly presents yet another of Lizzie's tasty treat creations. Available...

Giant Fudge Cookie alert!

The story... Lanhydrock's famous Giant Fudge Cookies are now almost as big as the 18th green! Freshly made by our Pastry Chef Lizzie Carthew, jars of her latest creations are displayed temptingly on the bar. In fact, it's a well-known 'secret...

A truly memorable day.....raising over £5000!!!

  Lanhydrock Golf Club ‘Care for Casualties & Royal British Legion’ Charity Golf Day, Friday 28th June 2013 A total of 144 golfers took part in what turned out to be a very exciting and close competition...

New Gym Underway!

We're very excited to be building a gym at the side of the hotel. We have wanted to offer more all-weather facilities and hope that from next season golfing and non-golfing guests alike will enjoy having the opportunity to fit in that morning work-out...

Autumn Walks & Preparations for Christmas

  Well, Autumn has well and truly arrived here at Lanhydrock and Her Ladyship actually left the office and walked with me on the golf course to discuss the plan for the coming season. We discussed the trimming of the trees, making way for the best...

Reflecting on a busy July

Life’s been hectic here. Got left behind with a partying teenager whilst Her Ladyship took Himself away to the sun on the spur of the moment. Apart from a weekend’s respite with The Dowager Duchess at St Mellion, during the week I was miraculously...

“Best in the West”!

We have just received a lovely thank-you note from a guest who described Lanhydrock Hotel as “one of the best in the west”.   Mrs S went on to say that she was “very impressed with the hotel and loved the tranquil setting, ...