Nestled against the breathtaking Cornish coastline, Carbis Bay Estate isn’t just a stunning resort – it’s a canvas for creating unforgettable Christmas memories. And during those magical twelve days of December, PixelRain was there to capture the very essence of a Cornish Christmas in a heartwarming film series.
Our journey wasn’t just about filming; it was about creating a tapestry of stories that reflect the warmth, joy, and togetherness that defines this special time. From intimate family moments by the fire to grand festive experiences by the sea, each day unfolded with its own charm and character, inviting viewers to immerse themselves in the sights, sounds, and feelings of a truly Cornish Christmas.
Embark on this visual adventure with us as we revisit each of the twelve days:
Day 1: The Orangery's Festive Feast
As twinkling lights cast a warm glow and live piano music fills the air, the Orangery comes alive with Christmas spirit. This sumptuous dinner sets the perfect tone for our festive series, inviting you to feel the elegance and joy of the season.
Day 2: A Dog-Friendly Christmas
Witness the heart-melting sight of furry friends celebrating in style at the Beach Restaurant. This day highlights the welcoming atmosphere of Carbis Bay Estate, where even your four-legged family members get to join the festive fun.
Day 3: Deli Delights at Carbis Bay
Three festive drinks, endless treats, and a loyalty card that warms the soul. Find your cozy corner in the Deli Cafe, sip spiced joy, and nibble holiday bliss. Beach views included!
Day 4: Serenity at C Bay Spa
Step into a world of blissful calm at the C Bay Spa. In collaboration with Bamford, we showcase serene treatments and breathtaking ocean views, offering a chance to truly unwind and escape the holiday hustle.
Day 5: A Family Christmas in the Lodge
Cosy up in one of the beach lodges and experience the heartwarming moments of a family Christmas. Shared stories by the fire and festive pyjamas create a scene that perfectly captures the magic of togetherness during this special time.
Day 6: Theatrical Dining at Ugly Butterfly
Prepare to be dazzled! Day 6 takes us to Ugly Butterfly, where Michelin-starred chef Adam Handling elevates Christmas dining to an art form. This culinary spectacle is a true festive highlight.
Day 7: Dive into a Festive Cornish Tradition with The Bluetits
This heartwarming video captures the joy of Christmas Day in Cornwall, where seven friends from the local “Bluetits Chill Swimmers” embrace a unique festive tradition: a dip in the chilly waters of Carbis Bay! Witness their camaraderie and delight as they plunge into the invigorating waves, celebrating the season with laughter, friendship, and the undeniable thrill of a cold-water swim.
Day 8: Romantic Sunset Hot Tub
Picture a sunset dipped in fiery hues, a steaming hot tub nestled on the beachfront, and two loved ones embracing the moment. Day 8 paints a picture of pure romance and relaxation. This enchanting scene, set against the backdrop of the ocean, is perfect for escaping the holiday rush and cherishing special moments.
Day 9: Afternoon Tea with a View
Indulge in an exquisite afternoon tea with a difference. In the Orangery, overlooking the breathtaking Cornish seascape, a selection of seasonal delights awaits. Delicate finger sandwiches, melt-in-your-mouth pastries, and scones with clotted cream and jam create a heavenly feast.
Day 10: Festive Cocktails at Walter's
Picture a sunset dipped in fiery hues, a steaming hot tub nestled on the beachfront, and two loved ones embracing the moment. This enchanting scene, set against the backdrop of the ocean, is perfect for escaping the holiday rush and cherishing special moments.
Day 11: Gift Wrapping by the Fire
Get into the spirit of giving with Day 11’s focus on gift wrapping. This scene, accompanied by a special offer on gift vouchers, reminds us of the joy of spreading festive cheer and anticipation for the big day.
Day 12: A Festive Roundup
Culminate the journey with a heartwarming montage of all the festive moments, concluding with a special Christmas message from the Carbis Bay team. This final video is a beautiful encapsulation of the joy, warmth, and spirit of the holiday season at Carbis Bay Estate.
PixelRain had the joy of capturing Carbis Bay’s Christmas spirit, and we invite you to share in the experience! Dive into our video series and soak up the festive atmosphere, from crackling fires to refreshing sea swims. It’s your passport to a winter wonderland, Cornish style.
Beyond the eye-catching visuals, this project reminds us of the power of storytelling. It’s more than just words; it’s building connections and creating lasting memories. So, it makes us think: how can your brand tell its own story?