Award-winning luxury family hotel in Cornwall

We’ve been awarded Best for Families 2019 by Conde de Naste Johansens! 

Imagine a luxury family holiday where your children can explore rock pools on a private beach, discover an adventure around every corner, swim in sparkling indoor and outdoor pools, and run free in 250 acres of beautiful private grounds. Imagine no more as your dream holiday destination is ready and waiting for you in our 4-star Cornish gem, The Carlyon Bay Hotel. 

Our hotel has one of the best reputations in the UK for our holiday holidays that’s why we’ve been awarded ‘Best for Families 2019’ by Conde de Naste Johansens. Discover our range of outstanding facilities including 18 hole championship golf course, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, spa facilities, 250 acres of playground, and luxury accommodation and dining for everyone. 

Our range of family rooms will offer you the variety you need when looking for the perfect family-friendly hotel. From interconnecting rooms, extra beds, and cots, we will make sure everything is ready and waiting for you so you can start enjoying your holiday from the moment you arrive. 

We know family holidays can be stressful, that’s why our dedicated team is on hand to help your every need and with our outstanding facilities, you’re guaranteed the whole family with an unforgettable family holiday in Cornwall.  

Included on your luxury family getaway:

  • Luxury accommodation, many with extra beds, cots, and a selection of interconnecting rooms. 
  • Outdoor and Indoor swimming pools including separate children's paddling pool
  • Outside play area 
  • Superb choice and variety of dining times for children of all ages. Plus high chairs, booster seats, and child-friendly cutlery and crockery
  • Children’s high tea is served in the restaurant, lounge, or in the comfort of your room in between 5pm and 6pm. We offer a range of excellent Hipp organic baby foods, or alternatively, our kitchen can prepare fresh food and puree it for you.
  • Complimentary infant pack with a bottle warmer, changing mat, sterilisation kit, plug covers, night light, and feeding equipment. 
  • Babysitting services 
  • Special discounted rates into some of Cornwall's very best family attractions 
  • Our expert PGA professionals can offer junior golf coaching as well as family golf coaching and can provide all the equipment required. The spectacular clifftop setting of our championship golf course will take your breath away.
  • We can arrange bike hire so that you can explore the beautiful lanes and trails of Cornwall, a wonderful way to enjoy the stunning countryside and coastline.
  • You are never far from the sea at Carlyon Bay Hotel. You can even learn to surf or paddleboard together, with special discounted rates for our guests at Harlyn Surf School, Cornwall’s premier surf school.

To book your ultimate family holiday call our friendly reservation team on 01726 812304

School Holidays

Finding time out of school holidays can be tough that’s why our fantastic family holidays only get better when joining us throughout the school holidays. With our dedicated family dining offering, entertainment programme, and many under 15 perks we’ve got you covered for your family break.

During the school holidays, children under 15 years can enjoy:

  • FREE children’s entertainment programme to suit all ages, including laser clay pigeon shooting, archery, fun casino nights, balloon and craft workshops, birds of prey experience, big games nights, quiz nights, and much, much more.
  • FREE soft drinks throughout their stay
  • FREE lunches throughout their stay
  • FREE ice creams throughout their stay
  • FREE packed lunches, if you are heading out for the day
  • FREE supervised FuNzOnE open 10 am – 6 pm every day during the school holidays. Packed with brilliant activities to keep children entertained, ranging from traditional arts and crafts through to modern interactive games
  • FREE buggy rides down to Carlyon Cove, our own private beach! This is the perfect place for rock pooling, safe bathing and sandcastle making. We can provide you with buckets, spades, and fishing nets for maximum fun in the sun!
  • Family dining available between 6 pm & 7 pm in the Taste Brasserie
Family Accommodation

Family Accommodation

With interconnecting rooms, extra beds, and cots you can relax when booking with us knowing that everything you need for the ultimate family holiday is being taken care of.

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