Ivey's Blog

Award winning German travel blogger loves Martha’s Orchard and Cornwall

24 May 2018:Postcards from the Park

Last week, the award winning German Travel Blogger Karl-Heinz Limberg stayed at our luxury retreat ‘Martha’s Orchard’. He also toured the surrounding area, walking the coast path, canoeing on the River Camel, viewing the local wildlife and beautiful scenery on a Sea Life Safari, visiting... Read more

Making our beach one of the cleanest in Cornwall

14 May 2018:Postcards from the Park

At Mother Ivey’s Bay Holiday Park, we pride ourselves on having one of the cleanest beaches in Cornwall with regular beach cleans to remove any unwanted items that may wash up. Yesterday, we had a rare event when we found a very large fishing net... Read more

Goodbye winter, hello spring – what a difference a day makes!

20 March 2018:Postcards from the Park

Spectacular, snowy scenes here at Mother Ivey’s Bay Holiday Park yesterday. We woke up to a beautiful blanket of glistening snow across the Park. It’s not very often this dramatic stretch of coastline is ‘winter white’, so it was worth taking the time to enjoy, explore... Read more

Our top camping checklist

15 March 2018:Postcards from the Park

Whilst the items you choose to take camping will very much depend on the type of trip you’re undertaking, the location and the group or individuals you’ll be travelling with – when it comes to a family, group or couples break at Mother Ivey’s Bay... Read more

Why choose Cornwall at Easter?

13 February 2018:Postcards from the Park

Easter comes early in 2018 with Good Friday falling on March 30. The date is, literally, a moveable feast with Easter Sunday being calculated as the one following the full moon that falls after the first day of spring. This means Easter could be any... Read more

Our favourite Cornish spring gardens to visit

10 January 2018:Postcards from the Park

The mild Cornish climate means the arrival of spring comes fairly early in the year – heralded, it is said, by the blossoming of the magnificent magnolia. With its beautiful pink blooms, it creates a turning point in the garden as winter disappears and the... Read more

10 fun facts about Christmas in Cornwall

08 December 2017:Postcards from the Park

Christmas in Cornwall is welcomed with great enthusiasm, as many communities look to the past for traditional ways to celebrate. Here is the Mother Ivey’s Bay Holiday Park Christmas cracker of Cornish traditions… There’s always a lot of singing involved Cornwall loves music and has... Read more

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