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Surfside Hotel

2.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   12 Esplanade Road, Newquay TR71QA, England
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Ranked #90 of 108 Newquay B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
JillBlakeney St Peter Port, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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St Peter Port, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a family of 5, had a great little attic room overlooking Fistral Beach. The lady in charge was really helpful, and my 3 boys had a brilliant surf lesson organised by the hotel and led by Surfer Dave.

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Stone, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We (3) stayed here for 5 nights and had no complaints, the room was small, a little dated but clean and certainly adequate as we were not in the room for long periods other than to sleep. The view over Fistral beach was amazing. As we were on the top floor we didn't get disturbed by any other guests. The... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On the website this hotel looks funky and fresh but I don't think it is either of them! On arrival the owner showed us to our room gave us no information about the local area, when we had to check out by or anything of any use the only thing she said was if we wanted breakfast we have to... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 via mobile

I booked the surfside hotel as part of a birthday gift week away for my sister and I. We booked outside of the town centre as my sister is under 18 and we heard the towns can get pretty crazy with stag and hen doo's at night. We definitely made the right decision, fistral beach is beautiful.. It's like being... More

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014 via mobile

This is a great little place with a really cool owner and amazing views of the beach (in sea view rooms!). We really enjoyed our stay and would definitely go back. The bar stayed open just for us in the evening and the kids really enjoyed table tennis etc.. This is a simple hotel, but really cool.

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Upon arriving to Surfside hotel, we were slightly apprehensive as we had read some pretty negative reviews on TripAdvisor. Arrival included a free parking space on site right in front of the hotel and a warm welcome by the hotel owner (sadly we didn't catch her name). We booked the twin room for 4 nights on booking.com which worked out... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014 via mobile

The best feeling I had from my stay in Newquay was knowing that I wouldn't be spending another night in the awful bed. The room was so tiny. Felt as if I was sleeping in a cupboard. A couple were in the room next door to me and I could hear every movement and conversation. The walls were so thin... More

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Dartmouth, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

After having this trip booked for us as a treat it was anything but that, we were greeted and taken up to our room which was nothing at all like any pictures advertised. After paying £55 reduced from £99 we were given a room that had no en-suite, no sea view and no working television, although we were told if... More

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013 via mobile

Wanted somewhere to stay by the beach in Newquay - didn't expect it to be as nice and homely as it turned out to be. When you wake in the morning and first thing you see is the vast surf, then get up and enjoy a good breakfast, in a clean environment , what more could one ask for. Will... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

Where do I start or end this story. If the reason to book a room is only for a booze night out or want just a quick sleep then this is fine. Anything else, avoid. My complaints are similar as many others so please take this advice Bed too small, window dirty so not a pretty view on the sea,... More

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Address: 12 Esplanade Road, Newquay TR71QA, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Newquay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Surfside Hotel 2*
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Newquay beachfront hotel with stunning views over Fistral Beach. Small family-run hotel with a warm and friendly atmosphere. ... more   less 
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