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The Best Hotels & Places to Stay in Cornwall

Including luxury, romantic & boutique hotels

Our guide for where to stay in Cornwall, chosen by the Best of England team. Including the best luxury, romantic & boutique hotels plus gastro pubs with rooms. Read the reviews and book.

Budock Vean Hotel

Falmouth | Cornwall

Private and luxurious, the 4-star Budock Vean offers an indoor pool, 9-hole golf course and spa. It is set in 65 acres of sub-tropical gardens by the Helford River. Cornish seafood specialities are served in its AA Rosette restaurant.

Booking.com Rating – 8.7 / 10
(170 Reviews)
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Greenbank Hotel

Falmouth |Cornwall

With an impressive seafront location overlooking Falmouth Harbour, Greenbank Hotel offers panoramic views and traditional charm. There is a peaceful terrace, an innovative restaurant, free parking and free Wi-Fi.

Booking.com Rating – 8.8 / 10
(973 Reviews)
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The Royal Duchy Hotel

Falmouth | Cornwall

Falmouth’s leading 4-star hotel occupies an unrivalled seafront setting, just metres from sandy beaches and the town centre. Terrace Restaurant has magnificent sea views and 2 AA Rosettes for its fine cuisine.

Booking.com Rating – 8.9 / 10
(393 Reviews)
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Meudon Hotel

Falmouth | Cornwall

This property is 7 minutes walk from the beach. Meudon is a 4-star country house hotel nestled in 8.5 acres of gardens, sweeping down to the property’s private beach Bream Cove. It is 2 miles from Falmouth and the Helford River.

Booking.com Rating – 8.9 / 10
(381 Reviews)
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Star Castle Hotel

St. Marys | Cornwall

Located on St Mary’s, the largest island in the Isles of Scilly archipelago, Star Castle Hotel is just a short 5-minute walk from Hugh Town. Nestled on the Garrison, it offers breathtaking views of the surrounding islands.

Booking.com Rating – 9.3 / 10
(166 Reviews)
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 Talland Bay Hotel

Porthallow | Cornwall

This property is 2 minutes walk from the beach. Set in 2 acres of gardens, Talland Bay Hotel has a 2 AA Rosette-awarded restaurant, by the sea in Cornwall. The coastal path is just minutes away.

Booking.com Rating – 9.3 / 10
(105 Reviews)
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The Scarlet Hotel

Newquay | Cornwall

This property is 3 minutes walk from the beach. With free Wi-Fi in its rooms and free parking on site, The Scarlet Hotel is situated in Mawgan Porth, Cornwall. It has an award-winning chef, a restorative spa, and stunning sea views can be enjoyed from the outdoor hot tubs.

Booking.com Rating – 9.4 / 10
(122 Reviews)
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The Rosevine

Portscatho | Cornwall

Each apartment or suite features a kitchenette with a microwave, fridge, dishwasher, kettle and toaster, as well as a dining area. All have a seating area with a flat-screen TV and DVD player. There is also a bathroom with bath and shower, hairdryer, bathrobes and complimentary toiletries. Several apartments have French doors leading out to a terrace and garden.

Booking.com Rating – 9.1 / 10
(63 Reviews)
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Trewornan Manor

Wadebridge | Cornwall

Each room has a flat-screen TV. Some rooms feature a seating area where you can relax. You will find a kettle in the room. The rooms have a private bathroom. For your comfort, you will find bathrobes and free toiletries. Trewornan Manor features free WiFi throughout the property.

Booking.com Rating – 10 / 10
(70 Reviews)
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The Old Quay House Hotel

Fowey | Cornwall

This property is 9 minutes walk from the beach. A luxury hotel in Cornwall overlooking the Fowey’s attractive waterfront, the award-winning Old Quay House has a waterside terrace with estuary views. Wi-Fi is free to use, and free parking permits are provided.

Booking.com Rating – 8.8 / 10
(215 Reviews)
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Pedn-Olva

St Ives | Cornwall

Sitting on a rugged rock formation, the compact rooms at Pedn-Olva offer private modern bathrooms. All rooms are stylishly decorated and have impressive sea views. Rooms also feature a TV and hairdryer.

Booking.com Rating – 8.9 / 10
(604 Reviews)
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Idle Rocks Hotel

Saint Mawes | Cornwall

This property is 1 minute walk from the beach. On the quayside in the traditional fishing village of St Mawes, the Idle Rocks Hotel boasts excellent sea views and fresh seafood. It offers modern rooms and free Wi-Fi.

Booking.com Rating – 9.4 / 10
(201 Reviews)
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St Moritz Hotel

Polzeath | Cornwall

With views over the Camel Estuary and Atlantic Ocean, St Moritz Hotel features a spa with indoor and outdoor pool, gym and tennis courts. Guests can enjoy the free WiFi, onsite bar and a meal from either of the two onsite restaurants.

Booking.com Rating – 8.6 / 10
(218 Reviews)
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Pentillie Castle and Estate

Saltash | Cornwall

On the banks of the River Tamar, the family-run Pentillie Castle and Estate offers woodland gardens, free Wi-Fi, and a games room. With free parking, it is just 5 miles from the centre of Saltash.

Booking.com Rating – 9.7 / 10
(69 Reviews)
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Driftwood

Portscatho | Cornwall

At Driftwood you will find a garden, a terrace and a bar. Other facilities offered at the property include a shared lounge. An array of activities can be enjoyed on site or in the surroundings, including snorkelling and fishing. The property offers free parking.

Booking.com Rating – 9.3 / 10
(69 Reviews)
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The Lewinnick Lodge

Newquay | Cornwall

This property is 4 minutes walk from the beach. Stunning Atlantic views are offered at this boutique B&B set above the Pentire Headland cliffs, along with designer rooms and a modern restaurant. Famous Fistral Beach is just 5 minutes’ drive away.

Booking.com Rating – 9.4 / 10
(363 Reviews)
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Carbis Bay and Spa Hotel

Carbis Bay | Cornwall

Set in tropical gardens, this elegant hotel offers wonderful sea views, an award-winning restaurant and direct access to Carbis Bay Beach, which is a member of The Most Beautiful Bays In The World organisation. Picturesque St Ives is just 1.5 miles away.

Booking.com Rating – 8.5 / 10
(348 Reviews)
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Artist Residence

Penzance | Cornwall

The bespoke style of each bright and airy bedroom is complemented by amenities including a flat-screen satellite TV, a private bathroom and tea/coffee-making facilities. The rooms may be accessed by stairs only.

Booking.com Rating – 8.8 / 10
(431 Reviews)
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Bedruthan Hotel & Spa

Newquay | Cornwall

This property is 4 minutes walk from the beach. On a rugged cliff side in the Cornish village of Mawgan Porth, Bedruthan Hotel & Spa offers wonderful views across the Atlantic. The 4-star boutique hotel has a luxury spa and restaurant.

Booking.com Rating – 8.6 / 10
(229 Reviews)
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Polurrian Bay Hotel

Mullion | Cornwall

This property is 2 minutes walk from the beach. Set in 12 acres of mature cliff-top gardens, this luxury seaside hotel offers wonderful views across Mount’s Bay and the Atlantic Ocean. The hotel features a restaurant, leisure centre and a cinema room.

Booking.com Rating – 8.6 / 10
(170 Reviews)
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The Gannet Inn

St Ives | Cornwall

Set in a traditional house dating from 1900, The Gannet Inn is located in Carbis Bay, just an 8-minute walk from a sandy beach. It features a bar with a games room and Sky Sports channels.

Booking.com Rating – 9 / 10
(232 Reviews)
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Mount Haven Hotel

Marazion | Cornwall

Offering views across Mount’s Bay and St Michael’s Mount, Mount Haven Hotel is located above Marazion, close to Penzance. This boutique hotel features a restaurant specialising in fish dishes, as well as a bar and lounge.

Booking.com Rating – 9.2 / 10
(479 Reviews)
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Mullion Cove Hotel

Mullion | Cornwall

An elegant destination on the Lizard Peninsula, the Mullion Cove Hotel features an AA Rosette-winning restaurant and offers spectacular sea views. On the south Cornwall coast, this cliff-top hotel is a 5-minute drive from idyllic Mullion village.

Booking.com Rating – 8.9 / 10
(243 Reviews)
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Fistral Beach Hotel and Spa

Newquay | Cornwall

This property is 1 minute walk from the beach. Situated overlooking Fistral Beach in Newquay, the Fistral Beach Hotel and Spa boasts a bar, restaurant and free Wi-Fi throughout. The hotel features panoramic views of Fistral Bay, an indoor swimming pool and a fitness centre.

Booking.com Reviews – 9.1 / 10
(1296 Reviews)
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