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Sands Hotel, Cornwall

Our verdict:

Cornwall is special. It grabs you in a big sandy hug and won’t let go. If you went there on holiday as a child, you’ll want to take your own children there. A genuinely family-friendly hotel, Sands Resort rolls out the red carpet for its younger guests with everything from adventure play areas and Ofsted-registered children’s clubs to flexible mealtimes and visits from Newquay Zoo.

Recommended place to stay: Sands Resort Hotel

Our lovely beachActivities for kidsSpacious family roomsAttractive public areas

Sands Resort Hotel says

We’re a family-friendly hotel that really enjoys having kids to stay.

  • high tea for kids
  • ideal for under 2s
  • kids clubs
  • outdoor activities

Our facilities and range of activities cater for all ages and our position on the coast of north Cornwall means that our guests can do almost anything during their stay, from cycling the Camel Trail and visiting the Eden Project to tree-surfing or taking the plunge on the UK’s longest zip wire.

We’re used to kids with energy to burn and have filled the six acres of land that surround the hotel with football, tennis, climbing walls and adventure play areas – and for little ones, a maze, sandpit, soft play centre and playboat.

Four Ofsted-registered children’s clubs run on a daily basis and, in the evenings, we have falconry demonstrations and visits from the Blue Reef Aquarium.

Adventure activities include bodyboarding, rock-climbing, power-kiting  and coasteering at nearby Watergate Bay and Lusty Glaze.

Sands Resort Hotel is a stone’s throw from some of north Cornwall’s most spectacular sandy beaches.

We aim to be as flexible as we can be with mealtimes and accommodation. Evening meals (including high tea) can be taken with or without your kids; and the choice of accommodation ranges from a double bedroom with cot, to a three-bedroom, two-bathroom apartment suite, with a lounge, TVs, DVD and Playstation.

Prices for one week start at £700 for a family of four; special offers on selected dates throughout the year include free holidays for up to two children per family and free extra nights.

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