The Esplanade Hotel

Family holidays in Cornwall

Family holidays in Cornwall never looked this good. Welcome to Newquay; unarguably the coolest of all the Cornish seaside towns. The Esplanade hotel, overlooking Fistral Beach in Newquay is famed for its laid back beach vibe, FREE family activities and on-site surf school.


We boast an excellent variety of accommodation in Newquay - right by the beach! A true home from home.


Every delicious meal has been carefully created to make the most of the finest locally sourced produce.


With Fistral Beach on our doorstep, a world of adventure awaits every family holiday at The Esplanade Hotel.


Whether you're a first time surfer, or advanced in the waves, there's no better way to experience the waves than by enjoying a professional lesson with Quiksilver Surf School.

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A picturesque and contemporary hotel overlooking the world famous Fistral Beach in Newquay, The Esplanade is a special place where you can kick back and relax together - a stylish home from home. The hotel offers stunning views from inside and out, especially from the lounge where the dramatic seascapes spill in.


We've released a NEW break just for families with a young child. Stay, dine and play at Cornwall's favourite beach-side hotel with ease...


Book a family room during November and bring the grandparents (babysitters) for free…


Bring the whole family! We love dogs at The Esplanade so there's no need to leave your four-legged family member at home when visiting Cornwall.

Our Breaks

Sunday Stays

Prices from £49.50

Make the most of your weekend and stay a little longer, or start your weekend by the beach for less with our stay and dine Sunday package. As the perfect base for Cornish adventures you’ll have time to explore Newquay’s golden beaches, relax with a spa treatment at Fistral Spa or just enjoy each others company during your stay. Sunday’s just got a whole lot better…

Twixmas Three Night Break | Bed and Breakfast

Prices from £107.00

The little bit between Christmas and New Year. We've put together a Twixmas break designed to help you recover from Christmas and prepare for the end-of-year countdown...

February Half Term | Bed & Breakfast

Prices from £120.00

This February, why not enjoy a seaside break at the Esplanade? With a range of kid's activities, spacious rooms and a beachfront location, it's the perfect place to spend time together as a family.


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We genuinely want to help you find your perfect match. If you book directly through our website, not only are you guaranteed the best room rate and best availability, but you will also receive complimentary breakfast when you use the code ESPDIRECT. Book today to secure an unforgettable holiday.