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News from the Driftwood

News from the Driftwood

At Driftwood, we have always cooked for our guests rather than inspectors and our kitchen team, under Olly’s leadership, will continue to produce great food, sourced locally and sustainably with the sole intention of making our guests happy. ...

Foodies, You Must Come to Cornwall—Here’s Why

Foodies, You Must Come to Cornwall—Here’s Why

Water, water, everywhere! If by some seismic quirk, there was a colossal earthquake and a tectonic rift of apocalyptic proportions ripped Cornwall from Devon—it would be an island. Why does this matter? It doesn’t. Tis’ a tedious way of explaining how central the ocean is to Cornwall and its culture. In fact, at the southern tip of Cornwall it’s a 20-minute drive between ...

Meet 6 of our amazing local food suppliers

Meet 6 of our amazing local food suppliers

To maintain the high standards of delivering award-winning dining, our new head chef, Olly Pierrepont, joining us in August from La Trompette in London, will meet and work with our range of talented local suppliers of fresh and seasonal produce. We thought we’d introduce you to some of the important people who contribute in a large part to the mouth-watering fine dining dishes available at ...

What’s on in Cornwall this Summer 2019

What’s on in Cornwall this Summer 2019

In the depths of winter, only the most committed surfers crack the thin layer of ice covering Cornish beaches like brittle glass, as they run down to the churning maelstrom of Atlantic swell....

Best coastal walks in Cornwall

Best coastal walks in Cornwall

Cornwall boasts over 296 miles of breathtaking coastline, from dramatic craggy headlands and high cliffs to sweeping golden beaches and tranquil river inlets. The Driftwood Hotel is perfectly positioned on the Roseland Heritage Coast just east of the River Fal estuary. It’s an area of outstanding natural beauty, much of which is perfectly preserved by the National Trust, and within a short ...

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