Food & Drink, Garden

The Bee’s Knees

October 2nd, 2015

You know that slightly rushed, panicked feeling that characterises most of our lives? It is no excuse. Bees have it too, in fact they live to be only six or seven weeks old. What they achieve in so little time is remarkable. Through their masterful pollination skills and their sexy little dances, they are responsible for over one third of all the food we eat. Read more

Food & Drink

Feast on Flowers

September 18th, 2015

Have you been amazed by the subtle fragrance and taste of our flower salads? We also use flower petals fresh, or crystallise them with sugar for decoration, or dry them as garnish. But that’s not all: how about flower butter for freezing; steeping flowers in oil or vinegar for dressings? Read more


Bamboo Bliss

September 11th, 2015

New at our Garden Spa: a deep-tissue bamboo massage so relaxing it will send you drifting in space! Our fascination with this plant is rooted in heritage – building with natural elements such as bamboo and glass, we’ve created more room for rejuvenation. Now, we also use bamboo in one of our spa treatments. Read more


Spring Hamper

August 20th, 2015

As winter slowly skulks away, the new season’s light green leaves are breaking on our stone fruit trees. Merry days are here again, O, O, blissful Spring! Celebrate we must, so we created a limited edition spring hamper. Read more


Tips from the Pruning Pro

August 14th, 2015

August is the best time of the year to plant. So if you want to add a fruit tree to your garden, now’s the time for apples, pears, quince and medlars, also stone-fruit (plums, peaches, nectarines) and berries. Read more