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BEST WESTERN Hotel Bristol.

A family run retreat in Newquay.

The BEST WESTERN Hotel Bristol in Newquay is a wonderful, family run cliff top hotel that overlooks the golden sands of Tolcarne beach.

Good food, sea views and excellent service. This relaxing retreat has it all. What's more, it provides a great tour base, with Cornwall offering a number of beauty spots and attractions.

Since 1927, four generations of the Young family have built up an enviable reputation for service and hospitality at this delightful hotel. As soon as you set foot inside, you'll realise why!

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Bars, Free WIFI, Golf Nearby, Indoor Pool, Pets Allowed, Restaurants, Sauna, Twenty Four Hour Service, Lift to all floors
Free internet available throughout the hotel
There is free parking available onsite.
Pets: Accepted £8 per pet per night
Check-in & Check-out
15:00 | 11:00

Rooms & Rates


Dining and Bars



With ocean views and good food, our stylish restaurant is well worth a visit every night!

Opening hours

Breakfast: 07:15 - 09:45
Lunch: 13:00 - 13:45
Dinner: 19:15 - 20:45
Weekend times may vary

Cocktail Bar

Our relaxing bar with traditional counter is the best place to watch summer sunsets from.

Opening hours

Weekend times may vary

Ballroom Bar

Enjoy a drink or three in our 1930's style bar!


Newquay Golf Club

Course information

Course Type: Links
Location: Off Site
Holes: 0
Par: 69
Distance: 6141 Yards
Handicap required


1.00 miles away in Tower Road - Fistral


Practice ground golf facilities
Pro shop golf facilities


9 holes Yes
Trolley hire Yes
Buggy hire Yes
Tuition Yes

Treloy Golf Course

Course information

Course Type: Parkland
Location: Off Site
Holes: 9
Par: 32
Distance: 2143 Yards
No handicap required


3.00 miles away in Near Nqy Airport


9 holes £11.00
18 holes £16.50
Trolley hire £2.00
Club hire £9.00
Buggy hire £15.00

Spa & Leisure

An oasis of calm on the cliff top, our salon is the ideal place to recharge those batteries or treat yourself to a makeover.

Spa Facilities

A treatment or two in our beauty salon will leave you refreshed, revived and really, really relaxed! Caroline and the team use La Phyto and St Tropez products to make sure you look as good as you'll feel, so come and unwind in style!

No. of treatment rooms: 2
Minimum guests (per booking): 1
Maximum guests (per booking): 4

No unaccompanied children

Opening times

Tuesday: 09:30- 19:00
Wednesday: 09:30- 17:00
Thursday: 09:30- 15:00
Friday: 09:30- 19:00
Saturday: 09:30- 18:00

Leisure Facilities

  • Sauna & solarium

  • Beauty salon

  • Games room

  • Snooker room

  • Swimming pool (10m)


We offer a range of treatments to make your me time more memorable. From head to toe, we'll take care of you in style:

Type Treatment Time (mins) price (from)
Health & Beauty Bronzing Treatment 60 £28.00
Facial 30 £28.00
Manicure 60 £17.50
Pedicure 60 £22.00
Salt Scrub 60 £32.00
Massage 1 Hour Full Massage 60 £30.00
30 minute Full Massage 30 £19.00
Aromatherapy Massage 75 £32.00
Back Massage 30 £18.00
Back, Neck Shoulder Massage 40 £20.00
Head Massage 30 £18.00
Hot Stone 90 £25.00


Your dress won't be off-the-shelf, so why should you settle for a one size fits all wedding package? We'll work to your ideas and requirements, so just tell us what you want on your big day, and we'll make it happen.


Wedding service and reception venue

Our stunning location, with fantastic sea views, is the ideal backdrop for any wedding. As for the entertainment, we'll take requests for a band or disco, and can work closely with a local entertainments agency to find something out of the ordinary!


We can of course offer the traditional 3 course meal in the day and evening buffet combo, but we're open to suggestions, so feel free to ask for something a little bit different!


Registry office:
Cornwall Council

0300 1234 181

Get in touch with Howard Young or Martina Dickinson on

For any enquiries please call Howard Young on 01637 875181

Location and Attractions

Getting there.

Sat nav users: type TR7 2PQ

Send to Tom Tom

Nearest motorway: M5, J31, 80.00 miles
Nearest train station: Newquay, 1.00 miles
Nearest airport: Newquay, 5.00 miles
Free parking on site (100 spaces)
On site disabled parking (2 spaces)


What's nearby?


  • Plymouth Argyle FC (50 miles)

  • Cornish Pirates Rugby (17 miles)

  • Boardmasters Surf Festival, Fistral Beach (1.5 miles)

Cities & Attractions

  • Eden project (15 miles)

  • National maritime museum (18 miles)

  • Lanhydrock House (19 miles)

  • Bedruthan Steps (7 miles)

  • Heligan Gardens (14 miles)


  • Newquay (0.6 miles)

  • Truro (14 miles)

Meetings, Conferences and Events

We have an outstanding local reputation when it comes to banqueting. Fortunately for you, we live up to it every time we host a meeting, conference or event!

Available room set ups

U shape

Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Treffry 0 0 0 10 0
Tolcarne 35 20 14 16 0
Duchy 0 0 0 8 0
Benenden 85 45 35 30 70
Clifton 40 25 22 20 0
Ballroom 200 80 0 0 0
Restaurant 0 0 0 0 265
Have an enquiry?
Contact events on 0845 620 0506


  • Trip Advisor
TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 240 traveller reviews
Rating: 5 124
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Rating: 1 4

Clean Friendly Hotel with good location but room would benefit from a little redecoration

21/06/2015 Davidf010, Bedford, United Kingdom

Visited with a friend for a weekend stay and chose the hotel because of its seafront location close to the town centre and beaches. All the hotel staff I encountered were very friendly and helpful. I ... more


Bristol Hotel Newquay

18/06/2015 Danny D, United Kingdom

Potenially Ideal for the slightly older generation (us 50+), then on the other hand, hotel have a (slightly dated) swiming pool & games room, which familys might find useful on those damp days?, howev... more


Good service

14/06/2015 glasgowtraveller02, glasgow

Not a bad hotel but looking a little bit tired. The service was excellent and the staff are both professional and welcoming. The hotel itself is looking a little rough a round the edges now, could do ... more


Lovely hotel to stay in

06/06/2015 WirralEvansfamily, Wirral

Had a lovely 3 day trip in this hotel to celebrate my Mum's 80th birthday Beautiful big room with sea view so we could watch the world go by. In excellent location on outskirts of town but a walkable ... more


Dependable with Classic features

05/06/2015 Ron B, London

We only spent the one night @ the Bristol this time, though we have stayed twice previously. This hotel has classic features & could be called retro, but that would be derogatory. THE HOTEL IS A FINE... more