TV/ Film Appearances

  • Mortimer & Whitehouse: Gone Fishing

    2023

    Paul Whitehouse and special guest Lee Mack journey to Burgh Island for a spot of fishing from the rocks and took a boat trip to see what they could catch.

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  • Susan Calman’s Grand Day Out

    2023

    Susan embarks on an adventure in Dorset, where she discovers the wonders of the Jurassic Coast and delves into the footsteps of the famous fossil hunter Mary Anning. Later, she continues her journey into Devon, where she visits Burgh Island.

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  • World’s Most Secret Hotels

    2023

    “World’s Most Secret Hotels” is a captivating television show that unveils some of the most exclusive hotels around the globe. This unique travel series takes you on a thrilling journey to discover extraordinary accommodations, including our very own Burgh Island

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  • Agatha Christie: Lucy Worsley on the Mystery Queen

    2022

    Lucy Worsley embarks on an intriguing exploration into the life of Agatha Christie. In this engaging series, Lucy delves into the origins of Agatha Christie’s dark and mysterious storytelling, unravelling hidden secrets and along the way visits Burgh Island where Agatha Christie wrote two of her famous novels.

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  • Alan Carr's adventures with Agatha Christie

    2022

    Join Alan on this captivating journey of a lifetime as he unravels the mysteries and explores the fascinating world of Agatha Christie. He even gets a chance to explore the actual rooms that Agatha stayed in.

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  • Best of Britain by the sea

    2022

    Ainsley and Grace venture to the picturesque south coast of Devon, to Burgh Island Hotel, where they embark on an enchanting escapade to the secluded island. Their delightful journey includes savouring exquisite seafood delicacies and forming a heartwarming connection with a charming family of otters.

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  • Britain by Beach

    2022

    Anita Rani embarks on an intriguing exploration. She uncovers a haunted village with stories of a wartime disaster and discovers the luxurious hotel that holds a special place in the heart of Agatha Christie. Join Anita as she immerses herself in the rich history and captivating tales of this quintessential beach county.

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  • Jack Whitehall: Travels with my Father

    2021

    Comedian Jack Whitehall and his father, Michael, set off on unconventional and entertaining journeys to foreign lands, aiming to strengthen their bond along the way. As part of their journey, they make a memorable stop at the prestigious Burgh Island Hotel, adding a touch of luxury to their escapades.

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  • Great British Railway Journeys

    2020

    Michael embraces adventure by taking a daring plunge into the stunning art deco Tinside Lido in Plymouth. Continuing his journey, he arrives at Ivybridge, where he boards the famous Burgh Island sea tractor to traverse the causeway and reach the island. This iconic island is home to a magnificent art deco party palace. Join Michael as he immerses himself in the rich history and splendor of these remarkable locations.

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  • Your home made perfect

    2022

    Architect Will Foster escorts Angela Scanlon on a captivating exploration of Burgh Island, a renowned art deco haven. This enchanting location served as his muse while conceptualizing the exquisite design for Yesim and Hasan.

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  • James Martin's Islands to Highland

    2020

    After an extraordinary time exploring South Devon, the day culminates with a visit to the Art Deco elegance of Burgh Island, where James prepares a mouthwatering brill with a delightful beurre blanc sauce, all while savouring the breathtaking vistas of the picturesque Devon coastline.

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  • Agatha & Poirot: Partners in Crime

    2021

    Our very own Burgh Island Hotel features in this TV special. Richard E Grant embarks on an immersive exploration into the captivating life of Agatha Christie. Commemorating the centenary of Hercule Poirot’s first appearance, Grant sets out on a quest to unravel the intriguing events that served as inspiration for Christie’s iconic novels. 

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  • BBC Spotlight

    BIGBURY AND BURGH ISLAND

    2016

    Burgh Island Hotel, a source of inspiration for Agatha Christie and a preferred destination for Victoria, is showcased in a captivating three-minute spotlight video.

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  • NIGHTWALK

    NIGHTWALK

    2013

    In the dimness along a cliff’s edge at Burgh Island Hotel, multiple individuals traverse while an indistinct dialogue near the precipice prompts their dispersal. The remainder of the movie traces the solitary expedition of the group’s youngest member, concluding with her repose at the convergence of land and sea.

     

     

  • POIROT

    EPISODE: EVIL UNDER THE SUN

    2001

    The therapeutic health retreat of Poirot on the island resort of Burgh Island transforms into an even more exhilarating mental challenge when a seductive movie star is discovered strangled on a neighbouring beach.

  • LOVEJOY

    EPISODE: SOMEWHERE OVER THE RAINBOW

    1994

    Tink appears despondent, and following Lovejoy’s harsh reprimand for an inaccurate appraisal, he mysteriously vanishes without uttering a single word.

  • AGATHA CHRISTIE'S MISS MARPLE: NEMESIS

    AGATHA CHRISTIE’S MISS MARPLE: NEMESIS

    1987

    Miss Marple is presented with a puzzling letter, urging her to rectify an undisclosed injustice, with no clue provided except for a ticket to a guided tour of historic residences.

     

  • CATCH US IF YOU CAN

    CATCH US IF YOU CAN

    1965

    Dinah, a model whose visage graces a meat advertisement campaign, finds herself entangled in an unexpected romance when she elopes with Steve, a stuntman, during the filming of a television commercial. The advertising executives seize upon their sudden disappearance to generate additional publicity for… meat.

     

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