Top hotels by the beach in Cornwall

1. Pedn Olva Hotel, St Ives

Stay at the Pedn Olva Hotel in St Ives Cornwall

Arguably one of the best locations in St Ives, the Pedn Olva Hotel is perched dramatically on granite rocks that jut out of the shoreline, giving uninterrupted panoramic views of Porthminster beach and St Ives Harbour

2. Carbis Bay Hotel & Spa

Stay at the Carbis Bay Hotel & Spa


 The Carbis Bay Hotel overlooks the gorgeous Carbis Bay beach on the approach to St Ives. Can you imagine having cocktails by the pool here? We certainly can!

3. St Ives Harbour Hotel & Spa



St Ives harbour Hotel is close to the St Ives railway station, 5 minutes stroll into town and has spectacular views overlooking Porthminster Beach and St Ives Bay. What’s not to like?!

4. Headland Hotel & Spa, Newquay

A view of the headland hotel in Newquay Cornwall


The hotel’s victorian architecture is just as impressive as its’s location…overlooking the world famous Fistral Beach. Surf’s Up!

5. Lewennick Lodge, Newquay

View from a room at the Lewennick Lodge in Newquay


The stylish Lewinnick Lodge is located right on the edge of Pentire Headland in Newquay and offers 360º panoramic views of Fistral Beach to the East and Crantock beach to the South. Not a bad view to wake up to!

6. The Carlyon Bay Hotel, St Austell

View of the Carlyon Bay Hotel in St Austell


The Carlyon Bay is a luxury hotel on the rugged cornish cliffs overlooking the ocean with its own private beach, golf course and even has it’s own helipad for those who wish to arrive in style!

7. Bedruthan Hotel & Spa, Mawgan Porth

A room with a view The Bedruthan Hotel & Spa near Newquay in Cornwall


The Bedruthan Hotel & Spa is a contemporary, Skandi inspired hotel with gorgeous views overlooking the family friendly Mawgan Porth Beach, just outside Newquay.

8. The Scarlet Hotel, Mawgan Porth

Scarlet Hotel Mawgan Porth Room View


The Scarlet is a 4*, adult only eco hotel with it’s own path leading down to Mawgan Porth Beach..Perfect!

9. Royal Duchy Hotel, Falmouth

Sea view from the royal duchy hotel in falmouth cornwall


4* hotel with gorgeous panoramic views overlooking Falmouth Bay with Castle Beach and Gyllyngvase beach both on it’s doorstep!

10. The Idle Rocks, St Mawes



The Idle Rocks inSt Mawes is perfectly positioned on the harbour side, enabling you to open your room window and listen to the gentle bobbing of fishing boats in the harbour. Summers beach is a short walk away.

11. The Fowey Hotel, Fowey

Fowey Hotel


The Fowey hotel is a hidden treasure, tucked away on the mouth of the Fowey estuary with spectacular views to boot.

12. The Lugger Hotel, Portloe



The Lugger Hotel sits on the waters edge in the heart of Portloe, a quintessentially Cornish fishing village on the South coast of Cornwall.

13. Mullion Cove Hotel, Lizard Peninsula



The Mullion Cove Hotel, in West Cornwall stands on the cliff top overlooking the harbour and fishing cove with uninterrupted sea views

14. Polurrian Bay Hotel, Lizard Peninsula



The views from the Polurrian Bay Hotel, overlooking it’s outdoor swimming pool with the beautiful Polurrian Bay beach just a stones throw away.

15. Housel Bay Hotel, Lizard Peninsula



A classic victorian hotel with beautiful views overlooking Housel Bay Beach and the Lizard Lighthouse.

16. St Moritz Hotel, Polzeath



A super stylish hotel between Polzeath and Rock with breathtaking views of the Camel Estuary and Atlantic Ocean, with the beautiful beaches of Daymer Bay, Greenaway and Polzeath all under a mile away.