May Day Once Again

Posted on: 04/30/21 10:29 AM

Unfortunately May Day is cancelled again this year so no Obby Oss  will be out on the streets of Padstow singing ” summer is a  coming today” we have other signs to reassure us though, the House Martins are back and nesting under the eves at Yellow Sands, keeping the bug population down, the blossom […]

Five coastal walks to do this spring

Posted on: 03/21/21 12:54 PM

Visit Cornwall have put together an excellent guide for spring walks on the  Coastal Path Five walks with breath-taking views chosen from our friends at The South West Coast Path. Breathe in the freshness of the sea, listen to the waves breaking on the shoreline and take in the panoramic views of outstanding natural beauty along the Cornish […]

Reopening Yellow Sands, Hooray

Posted on: 03/1/21 1:55 PM

Its so good to be able to open up again on 12th April, we are currently spring cleaning and soon to start painting and getting every thing ready for the big day. We have been replacing internal doors in Sharmalyn and wardrobe doors in apartment 6 so far. Even the weather has cheered up its […]

We hope you are all safe and well

Posted on: 01/26/21 2:36 PM

We hope you are all keeping safe and well and busy at home, we have spent more time watching the birds in the garden and they have certainly  kept us amused and amazed at the amount we have. We even have a pair of thrushes that come for water but don’t eat oddly enough, the […]

Merry Christmas to all our guests

Posted on: 12/24/20 4:08 PM

We would just like to wish all our guests a very Merry Christmas, especially to those who had wanted to be at Yellow Sands but are unable to travel due to the restrictions. It is far better to have a scaled down Christmas this year and everyone safe and well for next year. My step […]

What are you doing in lockdown

Posted on: 11/15/20 1:19 PM

Well the season turned out ok in the end, our last guests left on Saturday 7th and we have closed up Yellow Sands for the lockdown, we have people hoping to come back in December when we can all travel again. We would normally be on holiday ourselves now but as we can’t we are […]

It’s been an odd season but we made it.

Posted on: 09/30/20 3:18 PM

Its been an odd season but we made it through thanks to diligent cleaning and hand sanitisers. Yellow Sands and Cornwall in general has been full to bursting since July 4th when we opened for business. Restaurant’s, cafe’s,  attractions and gardens have adapted and visitors have had a near normal experience. Even the weather wasn’t […]

Late Availability for October

Posted on: 09/21/20 12:32 PM

Apartment 5 from Friday 9th to 16th October Terms from £420. p/w based on 2 people, Sharmalyn House From Sunday 11th to 18th October Terms from £520. p/w based on 2 people. Why not come and see the sun set with us. Please call or email to book.

Welcome back to Cornwall

Posted on: 06/28/20 6:03 PM

Dear All, We hope this email finds you and your family safe and well. We are getting Yellow Sands ready to open from 4th July and really look forward to seeing everyone back again. Restaurants and cafés are opening on 4th July but are also doing takeaways if you don’t want to sit in. The […]

Some photos to help us through the rain

Posted on: 06/17/20 3:46 PM

Roger, a regular guest at Yellow Sands, very kindly sent us some photos of Harlyn and the near by bays to cheer us up during this, hopefully, short blip in the weather, we have had enough rain now so are looking forward to next week, when according to the BBC weatherman, its going to be […]