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Please view a selection of our press reviews below…

The Headland becomes Cornwall’s first double-five star hotel23/09/2019
AA five star status confirmed on Friday 20 September. The Headland in Newquay has become Cornwall’s only double-five star hotel with the award of a five star rating by the AA on Friday 20 September. The new AA rating makes a clean sweep for the hotel, which earlier this year received five stars from …
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Tales of Witches at The Headland23/09/2019
Troublesome children had better beware this October, as the Grand High Witch and her gaggle of crones will return to The Headland for their annual conference. The Headland in Newquay, Cornwall, is famous for its appearance in the 1990 film adaptation of Roald Dahl’s The Witches, which starred Anjeli …
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Best of Cornish Autumn Escape at The Headland17/09/2019
This autumn, The Headland, a five star hotel in Newquay, Cornwall, is offering the ultimate getaway for food lovers with the Best of Cornish Autumn Escape. Guests will enjoy a two night stay in a Coastal room with stunning ocean views. It will include a full Cornish breakfast, cream tea for two, a g …
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Wellness at The Headland with Indian Summer break30/08/2019
The Headland, a five star hotel in Newquay, Cornwall, has launched a special Indian Summer package this autumn, ideal as a health and wellbeing getaway. The Indian Summer package will run during September and October and includes a two night stay in a Coastal room with sea views, a full Cornish brea …
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Embracing Cornish talent – The Headland appoints new Cornish agency team30/08/2019
It might look all fun in the sun at The Headland, Newquay, but there is serious business to be done with an all-new Cornish marketing team. North Cornwall marketing agencies Barefoot Media, Idenna and Solve have been appointed by The Headland to work alongside a fresh and invigorated in-house market …
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Five star win for The Headland, Cornwall30/07/2019
The Headland in Newquay, Cornwall, has been awarded five star status by Quality in Tourism. Based upon an independent assessment, Quality in Tourism has recognised The Headland as one of the highest quality tourist destinations in Cornwall. It is an accolade the hotel has been working towards for a …
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Double achievement by The Headland management team22/07/2019
Sarah Gaskin and Joshua Bates from The Headland Hotel’s management team have been recognised by two leading organisations in hospitality. Concierge Sarah Gaskin has been accepted into Les Clefs d’Or, while hotel operations manager Joshua Bates has won a place on the highly competitive Master Innhold …
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The Headland raises £1,000 for Hospitality Action17/07/2019
The Headland in Newquay, Cornwall, has raised £1,000 for Hospitality Action, a charity which supports hospitality workers who experience adversity. A charitable event held on 7 July was part of a nationwide initiative known as Social Sunday, where chefs, restaurateurs, hoteliers, and food-service op …
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Celebrity spaniels raise funds for the Cornwall Community Foundation12/07/2019
On Saturday 29 June, more than a hundred dog-walkers gathered on The Headland‘s grounds to join celebrity spaniels Max, Paddy and Harry for a charity dog walk along Fistral Beach in Newquay. The event raised £632 for the Cornwall Community Foundation, an organisation which supports local charities, …
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Two day SUP adventure with The Headland Surf Sanctuary05/07/2019
The Headland, a five star hotel overlooking Fistral Beach in Newquay, has launched a new two day intensive stand up paddle boarding (SUP) experience at the Surf Sanctuary. Designed to enable participants to independently SUP by the end of the course, it is an intense two days that will push the boun …
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Family fun at The Headland to raise funds for Hospitality Action01/07/2019
The Headland in Newquay will be hosting a special family charity event on Sunday 7 July from 2pm until 6pm with tunes from DJ Tim Coleman and garden games on the grounds overlooking Fistral Beach. ‘Social Sunday’ helps to raise money for Hospitality Action, a charity that supports hospitality worker …
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The Aqua Club and The Deck to complete a first-class destination28/06/2019
A new multi-million pound leisure complex at The Headland, Newquay is to create a first-class destination for visitors to the luxury five star hotel and self-catering cottage village. The Aqua Club, due for completion in mid spring 2020, will contain five pools, a sun terrace with impressive ocean v …
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Celebrity spaniels to stage charity walk at The Headland21/06/2019
Celebrity spaniels Max, Paddy and Harry will be visiting The Headland on 29 June for a charity walk to raise money for the Cornwall Community Foundation. Max, Paddy and Harry are owned by photographer and locksmith Kerry Irving and are the focus of the blog Max out in the Lake District. Starting out …
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Recognition for longest serving employee at The Headland14/06/2019
Kitchen porter Hedley Kent has received a long service award at The Headland in recognition of his forty years of outstanding service to the five star hotel. Hedley joined The Headland Hotel in his twenties, following owners Mr and Mrs Armstrong as they embarked upon a lifetime commitment at the hot …
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The Great British Staycation12/04/2019
The Headland Hotel and Spa in Cornwall has launched a new three night package – The Great British Staycation – designed to celebrate the best of Cornish. The staycation package includes a luxury three night stay for two in an elegant Ocean room with stunning sea views and a full Cornish breakfast ea …
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Offers & Experiences

Winter Indulgence Escape

Come and discover an unforgettable side to Cornwall. Experience dramatic skies, spectacular waves, blushed sunsets, wintery dog-friendly beach walks and much more.

Storm Watching at The Headland

The best part of visiting Cornwall in the Autumn and Winter time is getting all cosy indoors and watching the wild weather outside.

Kids Go Free For Half Term

We know how important family time is, that’s why kids go for free at The Headland during half term holidays!

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