FESTIVE FUN IN CORNWALL

Retallack Resort & Spa is a fabulous place to head this winter for a self-catering Cornish getaway. It's a five-star resort that features exceptional lodging, including luxurious self-catering apartments and homes. It caters to relaxation and features a tranquil spa retreat centre as well as a health club, complete with a sauna, personal training, gym and activities for toddlers too. If a quiet weekend doesn't sound enticing enough, add some adventure with their in-house surf facility, FlowRider.

This season, check out the winter holiday specials that the resort is hosting. Its Winter Wonderland, open until 6 January 2015, boasts a Father Christmas trail, festive grotto and ice rink. And don’t miss nearby Padstow’s Christmas festival from 4-7 December with its market, floating harbour lights and cooking demos from MasterChef winner, James Nathan. Seven-night winter family breaks start from £599 in a log-burner lodge with a Cornish hamper.

Find out more: retallackresort.co.uk

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