We love the elegance of this most English of customs

Did you know that the quintessentially English Afternoon Tea dates back to the 1840s and was originally created to bridge the gap between an early luncheon and a late supper?
The first ever recorded formal ‘Afternoon Tea’ has been credited to Anna Russell, 7th Duchess of Bedford, who reportedly invited her friends to enjoy tea and light refreshments with her during the summer at Woburn Abbey, then later, at her house in Read More

Taking the Classroom Outdoors

There’s nothing quite like a fun and memorable school trip to make the learning experience more enjoyable, and here at The Manor House we pride ourselves in providing top-notch activity courses for school children.  If you’re looking to take your students on a trip with a difference, why not consider our field study or activity holidays?

We are located in beautiful North Cornwall and can offer quality, Read More

The Pathway to Success

Have you been dreaming of an active career in the great outdoors? For many of us sat tapping away at a keyboard inside a grey dreary office this can seem like nothing more than a pipe dream – but here at The Manor House we have the answer! What is it? It’s our Professional Outdoor Instructor Course! We can offer you the chance at a career of a lifetime, with qualifications including (but not limited to): kayaking, beach Read More

Get in touch today