All that you need for a magical family holiday

Right by the sea, only a short stroll from sandy beaches and lively Falmouth harbour, you could not be better located for a family holiday.  

During school holidays we offer an exciting in house entertainment programme, baby packs and FREE soft drinks & ice creams during your stay. 

Your children will love:

  • Royal Duchy Hotel teddy bear, in your room on arrival
  • Crayon and colouring book, in your room on arrival
  • Indoor swimming pool with children’s pool
  • Snooker room
  • Pirate’s ship outdoor play area
  • Exciting activity programme (during school holidays)
  • Family room with board games and toys, books and DVDs as well as a Nintendo Wii and family games
  • Baby packs are available to make your stay that little bit easier!
  • Beach bucket & spades, fishing nets & crab buckets are available to use
  • Swimming pool floating aids and goggles are available to use
  • FREE soft drinks & ice creams during your stay

If Mum and Dad would like to enjoy some time alone, we can arrange babysitting or alternatively, there is a baby listening facility so you can keep an ear out for your children, while you enjoy the hotel facilities in peace after they have gone to bed.  

To discuss your family requirements, we do advise family rooms to be booked with our reservations team direct at the hotel on 01326 214001 or email reservations@royalduchy.com

Things to do in Falmouth

We are very lucky for these wonderful places to visit on our doorstep, leaflets and maps can be found in the hotel during your stay also. 

Explore Falmouth’s lovely beaches

Explore Falmouth’s lovely beaches

Two of Falmouth’s beautiful sandy beaches are within very easy walking distance of The Royal Duchy Hotel. Gyllyngvase Beach is a fantastic beach with stunning views and a wide arc of clean, golden sand. Castle Beach is ideal for rockpooling and has sweeping views across Falmouth Bay and towards Pendennis Castle.

Visit https://www.falmouth.co.uk/see-and-do/beaches/ for more information.

National Maritime Museum, Falmouth

National Maritime Museum, Falmouth

An award-winning museum with 15 galleries spread over five floors. These excellent exhibits bring to life the maritime history of or island nation, right up to the present day. There are lots of hands-on activities to try. 

Visit http://nmmc.co.uk/ for more information.

Pendennis Castle

Pendennis Castle

A mighty fortress built by Henry VIII to defend Britain against invasion. The castle boasts an interactive exhibition and fantastic 360 degree views of the estuary. 

Visit http://www.english-heritage.org.uk/visit/places/pendennis-castle/ for more information.

Adventure Sports

Adventure Sports

With stunning views over the estuary, BF Adventure occupies a 60 acre site that hosts a massive range of adventure sports, including zip wire, rock climbing, abseiling, kayaking, archery and coasteering.

Click here to find out more.

Ships & Castles Leisure Centre in Falmouth

Ships & Castles Leisure Centre in Falmouth

Housed in a spectacular glass-roofed building on Pendennis Headland, there is a fully equipped fitness suite and fitness studio, and a spectacular leisure pool, which boasts a wave machine and 70 meter flume, with a shallow beach area for younger children.

Click here to find out more

Falmouth Motorboat Charters

Falmouth Motorboat Charters

Enjoy a skippered half day or day charter of the luxury cruiser Windana with Falmouth Motorboat Charters. You can cruise along the coast or even out to the Isles of Scilly!


Click here to find out more.   

Flambards

Flambards

Flambards is Cornwall’s leading theme park. In Helston, Flambards offers rides, activities, entertainment, an indoor play area, an undercover museum and more.

Click here to find out more.