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Iconic Cornwall hotel perched above Fistral Beach

Close to aquarium

Just 300 feet from Fistral Beach, the family-friendly Headland Hotel is within a mile of Newquay Harbour, Towan Beach, and the Blue Reef Aquarium. St. Blazey's Eden Project is 14 miles away.

Onsite surfing school

Recreation options include a seasonal outdoor pool, a wellness area with indoor pool, steam room, and spa tub, a playroom, 3 tennis courts, a short approach 9-hole golf course, and a surf school offering group lessons and rock-pool exploration.

Complimentary Wi-Fi

In addition to flat-panel TVs with satellite channels, the Headland Hotel's 96 non-smoking guestrooms offer complimentary bottled water, bathrobes, and turndown service.

At your hotel

At your hotel

First opened in 1900, and requisitioned as an RAF hospital during the Second World War, the Headland Hotel has been restored and updated. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available in some areas of the property. Leisure options include a seasonal outdoor pool as well as the Headland Wellness Area with an indoor pool with jet streams and bubble seats, a Cornish Salt steam room, aromatherapy showers, hydrotherapy treatments, massages, and a large spa bath. 3 tennis courts, and a short approach 9-hole golf course are also available. An on site surfing school specializes in family lessons. For dining, the hotel offers a relaxed ocean-view restaurant serving modern English cuisine with locally sourced ingredients; the terrace, a contemporary, casual dining with outside seating; and a fireside lounge offering fine liquors and Cornish cream teas. Room rates include complimentary breakfast served from 7:30 AM until 10 AM each morning. Room service is available around the clock. The Headland Hotel is entirely smoke-free.

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Number of floors - 4
  • Tennis on site
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Complimentary newspapers in lobby
  • Concierge services
  • Conference space
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Elevator/lift
  • Express check-out
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Fitness facilities
  • Full-service spa
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Total number of rooms - 96
  • Laundry facilities
  • Meeting rooms
  • Multilingual staff
  • Picnic area
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Free self parking
  • Smoke-free property
  • Spa services on site
  • Indoor pool
  • Outdoor seasonal pool
  • Television in lobby
  • Wedding services
  • Free breakfast
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Beach/pool umbrellas
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Garden
  • Outdoor tennis courts 2
  • Number of meeting rooms - 9
  • Year Built 1897
  • Number of restaurants - 2
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Stay connected

Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi

Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi

Park your car

Free self parking

In your room

  • DVD player
  • Complimentary bottled water
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Turndown service
  • Private bathroom
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • In-room massage available
  • Satellite TV service
  • Desk
  • In-room safe
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Bathrobes
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Individually furnished
  • Individually decorated
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Eat and drink

The Restaurant - Delicious food with stunning views. Seasonal, locally sourced ingredients include Newquay Bay lobsters. Children's menu. Open for breakfast, dinner, and seasonal Sunday lunch. Reservations recommended.

The Terrace - Fresh local seafood, grilled Cornish meats, and daily specials. Indoor dining room with wood floors and oversized windows. Seafront terrace dining overlooking Fistral Beach. Open for late breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Reservations recommended in high season.

In-room dining - Available 24 hours a day.

A complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast is served each morning from 7:30 AM until 10 AM.

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Play

Recreation options include a seasonal outdoor pool, a wellness area with indoor pool, steam room, spa tub, 3 tennis courts, a short approach 9 hole golf course and a surf school offering group lessons and rock pool exploration.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Sailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Rafting nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding on site
  • Tennis on site
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Relax

  • Swedish massage
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body wraps
  • Body scrubs
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Hydrotherapy treatments
  • Sauna in spa
  • Spa tub in spa
  • Massages
  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower

The fine print for The Headland Hotel and Spa

When you arrive

Check-in time starts at 2:30 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

When you leave

Check-out time is 11 AM

How you can pay

Your pets

Pets allowed, Only dogs are allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 2

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

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Fees

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We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.

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