The Carlyon Bay Hotel and Spa

Rated 8.7 in 978 reviews. 57 rooms.


Built in the 1930's the Carlyon Bay Hotel is a family run business in a spectacular coastal location offering exceptional service with fantastic facilities. Continuous investment in rooms and facilities sees the hotel changing all the time. The Carlyon Bay Hotel is suitable for all types of clientele from business to couples to families and large groups.

Perched on the rugged cliffs of St Austell Bay, The Carlyon Bay Hotel features a luxury spa, award-winning restaurant and a golf course. The hotel has panoramic views and 4-star bedrooms.

With stylish décor and a flat-screen TV, the spacious rooms at Carlyon Bay each have tea/coffee facilities and private modern bathrooms. Some have wonderful views across the English Channel.

The spa features an indoor swimming pool, spa bath, steam room and heated loungers. There is also an 18-hole championship golf course, tennis courts, an outdoor pool and beauty treatment rooms.

The Bay View restaurant serves fresh seafood and fine vintage wines in formal surroundings. Dress code is smart / smart casual, with no ripped denim or sportswear. For an informal dining option, Taste Brasserie offers fine locally sourced produce, and the Spa Bar serves light meals on the elegant terrace.

Just metres from Cornwall’s sandy beaches, The Carlyon Hotel is 2 miles from the Eden Project. The Lost Gardens of Heligan can be reached in 10 minutes’ drive and St Austell centre is 2 miles away.

Spa Facilities

  • Pedicure
  • Body treatments
  • Body scrub
  • Body wrap
  • Spa facilities
  • Steam room
  • Spa lounge/relaxation area
  • Spa/wellness packages
  • Back massage
  • Neck massage
  • Foot massage
  • Head massage
  • Hand massage
  • Full body massage
  • Fitness
  • Fitness/spa locker rooms
  • Swimming pool
  • Beach
  • Sauna
  • Fitness centre
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Massage
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Indoor pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Outdoor pool (seasonal)
  • Indoor pool (all year)
  • Pool with view
  • Heated pool
  • Pool bar
  • Beauty Services
  • Facial treatments
  • Waxing services
  • Make up services
  • Manicure

Available Rooms

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  1. Carlyon Bay Hotel

    Rooms are quite cosy but with poor planning/design and inadequate sound proofing. Wi-Fi drops or often and unstable during busy times, sufficient speed when it works, though.

    19 m from hotel
    Sea Rd

  2. Carlyon Bay Golf Course

    93 m from hotel

  3. Cliff Head Hotel

    Baked goats cheese are deliciously prepared....

    96 m from hotel
    Sea Rd

  4. Carlyon Bay Campsite

    Good Campsite quiet and not spoilt by the large number of people who know about this place and it takes Camping cheques too so very economical

    262 m from hotel

  5. Carlyon Bay

    The Smoking Hot does some amazingly tasty slow cooked pork and brisket dishes.

    354 m from hotel
    Beach Rd

  6. Porth Avallen Hotel

    The food is excellent. Rooms are basic, but comfortable. Don't expect the WiFi to work if you are on the first floor. Overall it is fun and the stall excellent.

    0.7 km from hotel
    Sea Rd.

  7. East Meets West

    Don't get a take-away on a Wednesday. Best go in for the all you can eat buffet

    0.7 km from hotel
    28 Beach Rd.

  8. Personal Best Running Store

    Free video running gait analysis.

    0.7 km from hotel
    20 Beach Road

  9. Austell's

    Amazing food. A quarter of the price of the upmarket london restaurants i have been to. Highly recommend the lamb.

    0.7 km from hotel
    10 Beach Rd

  10. Kidzworld

    Pay a bit more and your ticket is valid for a week. Worth it if forecast is wet!

    0.9 km from hotel
    Stadium Retail Park Great Mills Industrial Parc

  11. Cornish Market World

    Avoid. Not quite the cornish quaint country market. More cheap tat

    1.0 km from hotel
    Par Moor Road

  12. The Harbourside Inn

    Great pasties - locally made! X

    1.4 km from hotel