The Scarlet Hotel, Cornwall

Where To Stay in Newquay

There are so many options for accommodation in Newquay, Cornwall. As we mentioned in a previous post, we have been visiting Newquay for the past 10 years or so and have tried all kinds of accommodation options in Newquay – from cute B&Bs, AirBnbs, and our friend’s apartment through to fancy 5 star spa hotels.

The great thing about Newquay being a popular holiday destination in Cornwall is that there is a wide range of options of where to stay to suit all kinds of needs and budgets.

To help you plan your Newquay trip we have pulled together a list of where to stay in Newquay. 

Nice Hotels in Newquay

Fistral Beach Hotel Newquay Cornwall
Fistral Beach Hotel Newquay Cornwall

1. Fistral Beach Hotel and Spa

Overlooking the famous Fistral Beach, this hotel situated on the Pentire peninsula has fantastic views along with lush facilities. Treat yourself to spa time and enjoy their incredible food menu.

Book Fistral Beach Hotel and Spa here

Fistral Beach Hotel and Spa, Esplanade Rd, Newquay TR7 1PT

2. Tolcarne Beach Village

Tolcarne Beach Village is located on a private beach in the centre of Newquay town. With various room options you can wake up on the beach and enjoy the sound of the waves as your drift to sleep at night. 

Book Tolcarne Beach Village here

Tolcarne Beach Village, Tolcarne Beach, Narrowcliff, Newquay TR7 2QN

3. Watergate Bay Hotel

Watergate Bay Hotel is located by the super popular Watergate Bay beach. Watch the surfers from the infinity pool or look out for dolphins from one of the seaview rooms. There are three restaurants on site and plenty of rooms types to choose from including loft apartments, suites, and standard rooms.

Book Watergate Bay Hotel here

Watergate Bay Hotel, Trevarrian Hill, Newquay TR8 4AA

hot tub in foreground with woman holding glass of champagne there is a beach below, the sea and the sun is setting on the horizon.
View from hot tub at The Scarlet

4. The Scarlet

An adults-only eco spa hotel located on a cliffside location in Mawgan Porth, just outside of Newquay town. This luxury spa hotel is well known for its outdoor natural reed pool, clifftop hot tub, and cedar wood sauna. Treatments include an ayurvedic consultation. And the restaurants serves excellent food and wine. (Read our review here).

Book The Scarlet here

The Scarlet Hotel, Tredragon Rd, Mawgan Porth, Newquay TR8 4DQ

5. Bedruthan Hotel and Spa

The sister hotel for the Scarlet, the Bedruthan is a great option for families. Located just a little further up the cliffside location in Mawgan Porth, the Bedruthan also features spa facilities and great restaurant offerings. They also offer kids clubs, evening entertainment, and a sensory garden.

Book Bedruthan Hotel here

Bedruthan Hotel and Spa Cornwall Trenance, Mawgan Porth TR8 4BU

6. Lewinnick Lodge 

Lewinnick Lodge is a a boutique hotel situated on a cliffside location overlooking the Atlantic ocean. Billed as a restaurant with rooms you are sure to enjoy some fantastic fine dining food using local ingredients.

Book Lewinnick Lodge here

Lewinnick Lodge, Pentire headland, Newquay TR7 1QD


Budget Newquay B&Bs and Guesthouses

Room at Breakers guesthouse Newquay
Breakers Guesthouse in Newquay, Cornwall

7. Breakers Guesthouse

Breakers Guesthouse is a 7 room (20 bed occupancy) guesthouse located in walking distance from Fistral Beach and Newquay town centre. Rooms include double rooms, bunk bed quads, and twins. 

Book Breakers Guesthouse here

Breakers Guesthouse, 12 Atlantic Rd, Newquay TR7 1QJ

8. Base Surf Lodge

Base Surf Lodge is located 5 minutes from both Fistral Beach and Towan Beach. This guesthouse offer surf coaching along with rooms and great home cooked food.

Book Base Surf Lodge here

Base Surf Lodge, 20 Tower Rd, Newquay TR7 1LR 

9. Travelodge Newquay Seafront 

A newly renovated Travelodge located in the centre of Newquay town centre and within walking distance of the train station. The Travelodge Newquay Seafront is opposite Great Western Beach.

Book Travelodge Newquay Seafront

Travelodge Newquay Seafront, Cliff Rd, Newquay TR7 2NE

Newquay House Rentals

Inside Samphire house rental
Samphire house rental in Newquay, Cornwall

10. Samphire Newquay

Samphire is a stunning town house set over three floors and sleeping up to 8 people. The home is located on the Pentire side of Newquay and is just a few minutes walk from the famous Fistral Beach.

Book Samphire here

11. Ala Moana

Ala Moana is a large spacious house sleeping up to 10 people. The house has a huge open plan kitchen, dining room, and living room. Along with a sheltered garden, patio, and barbecue area. We stayed here back in 2021 and it was great for a large family group.

Book Ala Moana here

12. Zinc Apartments

Zinc apartments are a modern two bedroom apartment sleeping up to 5 people. Located near Fistral Beach and the golf course. We have also stayed in this apartment block before and it’s super accessible to Newquay town centre. 

Book Zinc apartment here

We hope that has helped inspired you to find somewhere lovely to stay in Newquay. 

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