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Treworgey Photography Competition

with this year’s theme:





After the success of last year’s photography competition, we have decided to run a contest again this year with the theme of PLAYTIME.   We are running two categories:  one that’s open to all, and one for young photographers, so get your phones and cameras out during your stay!

We are looking for photos of you, your friends or family that capture the magic of play at Treworgey or within 10 miles of Treworgey.


The winner of the main competition will WIN:

  • a £50 Joules gift card. Joules have a range of good quality, relaxed clothing that's perfect for holidays in Cornwall!
  • your photo on the homepage of our website
  • a professionally developed large print of their photo, ready for framing (as will the runners-up)


For photographers who are 13 yrs and under.

The winner of the ‘Young Photographers’ category will WIN:

  • a £30 Joules Gift card. Joules have a delightful range of children’s wear from dinosaur rucksacks to wellies, flip flops to pony-covered jumpers!
  • your photo on the homepage of our website
  • a professionally developed large print of their photo, ready for framing (as will the runners-up)


Please send up to three photos to by midday on 19th September 2017. Please include:

  • name of photographer
  • age of photographer
  • where the photo was taken
  • parent or guardian's phone number (under 13’s Only)
  • one sentence from the photographer on why Treworgey is a special place to play
  • Each photo should be taken on site here at Treworgey and should be a minimum of 1800px on the long side (or around 2MB) and no more than 5MB 

T&Cs 2017

1. How to enter: Entries must be sent to Any one individual can send up to three photos.  Each photo must be at least 1800px on its longest side (usually approx 2MB) and should be no more than 5MB.  The entrant must have taken the photo themselves and should be the copy right holder.  Images must be received before the closing dates of midday on 29th September 2017 to be considered.  Each photo should reflect the theme of ‘Playtime at Treworgey’ and should have been taken at Treworgey or within 10 miles of Treworgey.  Entrants to the children's competition must be 13 years or under on date of submitting entry and must state their age.

2.  Winners and shortlist:  A shortlist of 6 photos will be announced.  One winner and two runners-up will receive prizes.  These will need to be collected from Treworgey Cottages (or will be left in the winner's cottage at their next stay with us), unless the winner wants to arrange for delivery to their home address.  Prizes are subject to availability - they will be replaced with prizes of equivalent value if there is an availability issue. If winners cannot be contacted within 14 days of the winners being announced, the prizes will be passed on to another entrant.

3. Judging: Winners and runners up will be selected by a judging panel chosen by us.  The decision of the judges is final.                                                            

4. Use of the photo and text: By entering the competition, entrants agree that Treworgey Cottages has unlimited and exclusive use of their photo for marketing purposes and may use their sentence about play at Treworgey for marketing purposes.


Click here for the 2016 dog photo competition with results and photos


What our visitors have to say:

"A wonderful cottage with fabulous views. A wonderfully relaxing week." THE AUSTIN FAMILY.
'Just leaving after a wonderful, restful week. No cooking!! Can highly recommend Coombe Kitchen. Will definitely be coming back.' JUDI, MAURICE & ANNELIE GREY - & MOLLIE THE DOG
"Enjoyed a fabulous short break in our favourite cottage - Treworgey & Cornwall are just as beautiful in December. Thank you again to the team that time after time provides such high standards." DAVID & RACHEL
"Thank you for a lovely week! Beautiful cottage and surroundings that all 3 generations enjoyed." NIKI, PAUL, JESSICA, SIMON, ROBERT, AND THEO.
"I had a great time this year at Treworgey. We come every year and always have a brill time and this holiday was no exception." MICHAEL (AGED 10)
"What a fantastic location and cottage for a somewhat belated honeymoon! From the warm welcome to the birds singing to wake you in the most comfortable bed ever (!) this has been a week we will never forget. Though tempting to remain huddled inside we really would suggest at least a couple of days out -there's so much to do in only a week! Until next time..." LIZ& ALEXWILSON
"Another pair of Honeymooners and we have had the most wonderful week. Wouldn't hesitate to recommend this gorgeous cottage and we look forward to sampling all of the other cottages over the coming years. Thanks for making our honeymoon so perfect!!" CHARLOTTE & MIKE FORD
"Best holiday ever, we loved it! Geoff's Barn is perfect as we were riding practically everyday. Not looking forward to going home." PERRYS & WOODCOCKS
"Lois-what a little treasure! Cosy, charming and with a view to die for. Like many others-we wish we could take it home! See you next year," BERYL & KEITH O'CONNELL
"Our 22nd visit to Treworgey and we jus thave to keep coming back for more. This time of year is without doubt the most beautiful with all the bluebells, wild garlic and campion in full bloom and all the birds showing off their plumage. For us every time we come here is like winning the lottery. " JANET DIGBY