We invite you to join us and be part of our wonderful festivities.
With real Christmas trees, roaring log fires and an unrivaled family experience, why not spend this Christmas by the sea?
The peaceful and relaxing lounge, tranquil spa and beautiful bedrooms create the perfect setting this Christmas.
The start of Christmas
Monday 23rd December
Arrive at The Headland and take a tour of our new spa and gym located on the lower ground floor before settling in and taking time to gaze at the multitude of Christmas trees laden with decorations. Check in, relax and prepare for some family fun.
Tuesday 24th December
The excitement is building, and what better way to start your stay than with a full English breakfast in The Restaurant, served from 8.00am – 10.30am.
Unwind in our new spa and gym… have a day of fun and relaxation before joining your fellow guests for a special festive afternoon tea at 3.00pm in the front lounge.
The celebrations get underway with carols from the Newquay Band, plus Father Christmas might even be popping in before he starts his very busy Christmas Eve deliveries...
A black tie Champagne reception with canapés starts the evening at 6.30pm with entertainment from Helen Nash on the piano before a wonderful four course candlelit dinner in The Restaurant. After dinner entertainment will be provided by the Headland team.
A list of midnight church services will be available at Reception, with complimentary mulled wine and mince pies for those returning in the early hours.
Wednesday 25th December
Wake up on Christmas morning to a scrumptious breakfast and enjoy a complimentary glass of Bucks Fizz. The Armstrong family will be giving out a Christmas gift during breakfast. Father Christmas will also be making an appearance to those of you who have been good all year round!
After breakfast escape for an appetite building swim in the spa pool and relax in the Cornish salt steam room before joining us for a Champagne reception at midday.
From 1.00pm The Restaurant will open for a scrumptious Christmas Day Lunch; a fantastic five course traditional festive feast with coffee and petit fours to be enjoyed in the front lounge afterwards.
The Queen’s Speech will be broadcast in The Ballroom at 3.00pm.
For those of you who love homemade Christmas cake, afternoon tea will be served from 4.00pm in the front lounge with a game of charades to get everyone in the party spirit.
A delicious lighter evening pantry buffet will be in The Restaurant from 6.30pm. Take your chance with The Headland quiz in the front lounge after dinner.
Thursday 26th December
Cornwall comes alive on Boxing Day with a huge variety of events and fun throughout the county, from watching a 'meet of hounds' at The Jamaica Inn to a trip on the Bodmin Steam railway with Santa and mince pies. Alternatively join us in The Headland family dog walk on Fistral Beach led by the Armstrongs.
Festive Afternoon Tea will be served in the front lounge and The Ballroom.
Dinner will be served from 6.00pm in The Restaurant, and will involve some lighter dishes for those who have over indulged a little!
And they're off... After dinner the Armstrong family will be hosting ‘Headland Horse Racing’ in The Ballroom. Everyone is welcome.
Escape the Family
Friday 27th, Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th December
We wish our departing guests a very safe homeward journey, and look forward to welcoming all our friends, old and new, back next year.
For those staying on, the fun starts again with the ‘Escape the Family’ two or three night break, inclusive of a complimentary Afternoon Tea during your stay for those staying for three nights.
Our spa and gym will be open until late so take your time to relax in spa pool or book yourself a well-deserved treatment. Please call in advance to avoid disappointment.