The Esplanade Hotel Newquay

Stay and play in Cornwall for February Half Term!

Head to the North Cornish Coast for the first half term of 2024 for a family break in Newquay.

The Esplanade Hotel in Newquay is Cornwall's favourite family beach hotel, located overlooking the famous Fistral Beach in Newquay. The Esplanade Hotel is more than just a place to sleep - it's a place where you can enjoy quality family holidays on the Cornwall coast, splashing about in the heated indoor pool and dining together in our informal family friendly restaurant, Cove where a soft play area is strategically placed adjacent so that you are able to enjoy a glass of wine whilst the kids blow off some holiday-excitement . Our on-site surf school ensures water adventures can be had, with hotel guests receiving a discount on surf lessons in Cornwall.

During February Half term, we've got an awesome array of activities planned to keep the whole family entertained. Take a look at our activity schedule here.

Family Breaks!

February half term stays from 12th - 18th February 2024.

  • Your accommodation each night in a family room - sleeping up to 6
  • In-room Continental hamper breakfast or full breakfast in Cove Restaurant each morning (Kids Eat FREE on any BB or DBB package)
  • FREE family activities including silent disco, live music, caricatures, arts & crafts, biscuit decorating, bingo, table football tournament and much more!
  • Build-my-bear for each child upon check in
  • Use of indoor and outdoor play area
  • Make a splash with full use of the indoor leisure facilities
  • 10% off spa treatments for the grown ups at the adult-only Fistral Spa

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Mermaid Afternoon Tea

Join us for a Mermaid Themed Afternoon Tea serving 10th-17th February. Indulge in a sea-inspired spread featuring oceanic delights and colourful treats, all set against the breath-taking backdrop of the Cornish coast. Immerse yourself in the magic of the deep blue as you savour delectable treats fit for a mermaid.

1-3pm daily
£9.50 Kids £17.50 Adult

Pre-book a table for afternoon tea.

Princess Party & Mermaid Party

Join us on Saturday 10th February as we host a Princess Party.

Let your little one step into their own storybook and follow the magic this half term! Join us for an enchanted afternoon as we present a limited-edition fairy-tale Afternoon Tea and whimsical activities, hosted by our very own in-house Princess.

Including story time, games, dancing, glitter tattoos, afternoon tea and a chance for photos with the Princess. Of course, princess-themed dress is encouraged.

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Join us on Saturday 17th February as we host a Mermaid Party.

Dive into a whimsical world of enchantment with our Mermaid Party at The Esplanade Hotel Newquay where our Mermaid themed afternoon tea will be served along with an under-the-sea party for the whole family to enjoy.

Including story time, games, dancing, glitter tattoos, afternoon tea and a chance for photos with the Mermaid. Of course, mermaid-themed dress is encouraged.

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