The Carlyon Bay Hotel


Spectacular hotel by the Cornish sea

Ideal for

Babies Toddlers Kids & pre-teens

Book your stay at The Carlyon Bay Hotel

A truly special holiday where children can explore rock pools on a private beach, swim in sparkling indoor and outdoor pools, and run free in 250 acres of beautiful private grounds. This stunning coastal hotel has every facility you could need for a magical family break in the gorgeous surroundings of Cornwall.

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About this place

Best bits

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Plan your stay

What are the facilities like? Where can you eat? What can you do?

  • Swimming pool Swimming pool
  • Babysitting Babysitting
  • Bar Bar
  • Spa Spa
  • Golf Golf
  • Restaurant Restaurant
  • Wifi Wifi
  • Outdoor play equipment Outdoor play equipment


Eating at The Carlyon Bay Hotel


Eating at The Carlyon Bay Hotel


Eating at The Carlyon Bay Hotel


The hotel rooms are not currently wheelchair accessible.

Location & local area

Where is it and how do you get there?

By road

The hotel is around an 80 minute drive from the M5 at junction 31, and just 10 minutes from St Austell.

By air

Newquay airport is a 30 minute drive. Car hire is available at the airport.

By rail

Nearest stations are Par or St Austell, which are a 10 minute taxi ride away.

About the owners


We are a family-owned and run hotel as part of the South West leading hotel group, who strive to ensure that all expectations are exceeded. Exceptional standards are maintained throughout, and we pride ourselves on excellent service.

Tips from the owners

Local things to do, places to eat and attractions not to be missed.

  • Take a trip to the Eden Project - particularly good for families during the holidays.

  • Adrenalin junkies will enjoy Hangloose, an adventure centre attached to the Eden Project.

  • Pack a kite and head to Perranporth Beach for miles of golden sand.

  • Visit the famous St Michaels Mount.