We're passionate about our location in the beautiful coastal town of Brightlingsea, and here hope to inspire you with news, events and details of what to do in Brightlingsea and the surrounding area.
Xmas Late Night Shopping 2015
4 December 2015
If you're ever in Brightlingsea for the Late Night Christmas Shopping event, you're in for a treat!
Having never attended the event be...
Places to Eat: Victus Bistro, Brightl...
16 December 2015
We didn't give Victus an easy time of it, I'll admit. For starters, we were a party of 16 people - never an easy task. Ages ranged from 10 years old to 60 plus, and three were vegetarians. We had to change the date twice, I think (have you ever tried to coordinate 16 pe...
Places to Eat: Winkies (subtitle: 50 ...
18 January 2016
My love affair with Winkies began before we'd even set foot in Brightlingsea - let alone bought a business and moved here!
It all st...
9 February 2016
The annual Brightlingsea Winterfest really is a ray of sunshine in the gloomy month of February!
The festival raises funds for Colches...
Rainy Day Itinerary
18 March 2016
Let's be honest, visiting a British seaside in the rain might sound wonderfully romantic and poetic! But unless you're a particularly...
Beth Chatto Gardens, by ‘Mum...
2 July 2016
We've been very busy bees here at The Courtyard Rooms! Unfortunately, this means little time to dedicate to our blog. And so I - cheekily - asked my Mum to write a little something instead! Mums are the best. :)
"Having a daughter who lives in Brightlingsea is a wonde...