Your family hotel in Cornwall

Voted one of the top 10 family hotels in the UK in the TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards 2018

Our family friendly hotel offers everything you need for the perfect balance in fun and relaxation. Our family breaks are made with children AND parents in mind.

Fabulous family friendly facilities such as large 2-room family suits, a soft play area, games room. kids’ clubs, pools and a spa for grown-ups will ensure you never get bored.

Outdoors in the Sands’ garden you will find a number of outdoor activities including Tennis, Croquet, Crazy Golf, an outdoor pool with toddler splash area and two playgrounds.
Oh, and did we mention the bouncy castles?

Spacious family suites and rooms

Our 2- and 3-room suites have been purpose built with families in mind. Plenty of space to play and store all your luggage and children have their own room, complete with TV and DVD player.

Crèche & Baby Listening

Our Ofsted approved Kids’ clubs cater for children 0 – 14 during school holidays or for children 0 – 3 years during term time. Each child staying with us receives a daily complimentary creche session. Additional childcare can be booked at £5 per child. Spa treatments or our Moroccan Spa Experience can be booked to coincide with childcare.

Flexible Family Dining

Whether you opt for the hotel’s family dining or an early family supper followed by a later ‘couples only’ dinner, the choice is yours. Take advantage of the complimentary baby listening service or the trained childcare staff will keep your children happy at the kids’ club whilst you catch up over a glass of wine or enjoy a relaxing massage at the onsite spa.

Free hire of prams and beach gear

Staying at Sands Resort Hotel, there is no need to bring everything but the kitchen sink. You can hire prams, kiddie carriers, bottle warmers & sterilisers and even a windbreak, bucket and spade and no extra charge.

Beach & Family Attractions

The hotel enjoys stunning views of the Atlantic Ocean and Porth Beach is just a short walk away. Plenty of family attractions like Newquay Zoo, Dairyland Farm World or Lappa Valley Steam trains can be found nearby.

Heaps of activities for all the family

Onsite activities for all the family include:

  • Games room
  • Soft Play
  • Indoor Play areas
  • Indoor & Outdoor Pool
  • Baby Splash Pool
  • Tennis court
  • Pitch n’ Putt
  • Croquet
  • Crazy Golf
  • Playgrounds
  • Maze

Holiday Entertainment Programme

During the school holidays the hotel also runs an exciting entertainment programme for children including clowns, magicians, kids’ disco and heaps of sporty activities for children.

For Parents

Parents can unwind, catch up on some sleep, get pampered with a relaxing spa treatment or just enjoy a drink with a sea view whilst their children are being looked after by our friendly childcare team.

Also see our FAQs page for more information about staying at Sands Resort Hotel with children.

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