Baby friendly cafés and play areas in North Cornwall

If you are on holiday with a baby or toddler and would like to explore Cornwall during your visit it’s always good to know where you can find a baby friendly place close by.

Kayes Coffee lounge & diner (Newquay)

This lovely café is based right in the centre of Newquay and has a separate family room and soft play area for babies and toddlers. The food is great value and the staff are friendly and welcoming. The main area has a chill out area over looking the harbour and Towan Beach and there is also free WiFi. More information

6-8 East St, Town Centre, Newquay TR7 1BE

Jungle Jacks (Newquay)

Head down to Jungle Jack’s  not far from Sands and let your little monkeys run wild. The purpose-built play-frame provides over 1,700 square feet of fun including challenging climbs, a rope bridge, crawl tubes and peekaboo bubble windows.There’s something for everyone at Jungle Jack’s, including a dedicated baby and toddler area where the young ones can play safely.  For adults there is plenty of seating, a well-stocked café and free WiFi.

11a & 11B Treloggan Industrial Estate, Newquay, TR7 2SX
Open Monday to Saturday – 9.30am to 6.30pm

jungle jacks newquay

Even if you are on holiday with a baby you might want to venture a bit further afield and perhaps explore the south coast of Cornwall. The following baby friendly places can be found in or near St. Austell.

Rest and play café (near St. Austell)

The dedicated family area at the Rest and Play Café contains a range of wooden toys, dressing up and book. The café also has a children’s menu, baby changing facilities and its own car park. The community café is based in an old renovated Sunday school building in the heart of Roche, Cornwall. Easily accessible by the A30 and only 5 miles from St Austell. More information

The Old Church Hall, Fore Street, PL26 8EP, Roche

Kidzworld Cornwall, (St. Austell)

Cornwall’s award winning play centre provides a massive 54,000 sq ft play area for children of all ages.  For babies and toddlers they have a big soft play area with sensory play colour changing fibre optics, mirror balls and soft music. Toddler Village contains a 2-storey play house and is packed with pretend play.

Next to Cornish Market World, Stadium Retail Park, Par, St Austell, PL25 3RP
Open Tuesday – Sunday 10am – 7pm

Even further afield:

One of the great places to visit whilst on holiday in Cornwall are certainly Boscastle and Tintagel. Learn more about the legend of King Arthur and explore Tintagel castle.

And if you are on holiday with a baby then why not pop into Charlie’s for a coffee.

Charlie’s Café and Deli (1hour drive)

The family friendly café in Tintagel has a gated indoor toddlers play area with soft play house and toy kitchen. They also have heaps of highchairs, children’s cutlery, cups and baby changing facilities. Most of the dishes on the main menu can also be served in smaller portions. For parents the café has some comfy sofas (also perfect for breastfeeding).

Bossiney Road, Tintagel PL34 0AJ

charlies cafe tintagel

Another must-see during your holiday in Cornwall is Falmouth. The famous fishing port is just under an hour’s drive from Sands Resort and is a great day out for exploring the town centre and it’s little boutiques and art galleries, visiting the town beach Gyllinghvase and Swanpole and watching the boats in the harbour.

Only a 5 minute drive from Falmouth in the nearby Penryn you can find this baby friendly café.

Miss Peapods

Miss Peapods is a small independent café based at the award winning jubilee wharf, in Penryn. The café offers delicious organic dishes and homemade cakes and is very family friendly with a small play corner for children equipped with toys.

Commercial Rd, Penryn, TR10 8FG

If you know of any baby friendly places in Cornwall, please let us know and we will add them to the list.


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