The Headland Spa

This impressive red-bricked hotel with stunning views of Fistral Bay was the star of the film The Witches. The spa is below the first-floor reception, spilling out onto the pretty café lined with silver birch trees which is virtually on the beach. There is an attractive thermal space with a heated pool, hot tub, spacious sauna and steam room with comfortable sofas perfect for relaxing. You can enjoy Elemis and OPI treatments, as well as a selection of treatments bespoke to The Headland Spa, perfect after a day overlooking the Atlantic Ocean or getting muddy in the lovely Rhassoul.

The Headland also boasts a new £10 million pound Aqua Club complex, complete with six pools (three indoor; three outdoor), including a 25-metre pool, an infinity ege pool overlooking Fistral Beach a family splash pool and a hydropool.  



  • Family swim times
  • Six treatment rooms (two double)
  • Experience showers
  • Private Jacuzzi suite
  • Indoor hot tub
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Rhassoul
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Spa lounge
  • VIP suite
  • Brow bar
  • Make up stand
  • Aromatherapy showers
  • Outdoor Sunset spa
  • Infinity edge pool


  • Elemis
  • OPI
  • Delilah

Public Opinion

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What others are saying

"Amazing! 5 star luxury, staff are out of this world as are the treatments.... would recommend it every time "


  • October 1, 2019 at 7:52 pm

"LOVED MY VISIT!! This is the second time I have visited this spa and it was amazing the first time, but they are always improving which makes each visit even better! My favourite part of this spa is the is the helpful and friendly staff who would go out of there way to make your spa experience better. I also loved the added feature of new products which are supplied in each private changing cubical which means you can try before you buy. AMAZING! I have visited other spa's in the area and this Spa by far outstands them. I have already booked my next visit! Would recommend to anyone!"

Karen Kind

  • February 1, 2016 at 4:38 pm

Voted: A social spa Health Focused Solo Friendly Romantic

"I have visited the Headland Spa on a few occasions for treatments, spa days and the occasional swim. The staff are most welcoming, professional and knowledgeable. The treatments were very enjoyable on every occasion, leaving me to feel very relaxed on my departure. The facilities are fantastic, as is the location! Would highly recommend this Spa to everyone. "


  • July 24, 2015 at 1:45 pm

Voted: Family friendly A social spa Health Focused Solo Friendly Romantic

"From the minute i entered to the minute i left i felt totally relaxed and looked after. This Spa is simply stunning (the relaxation room was my Favourite) The staff are so kind and friendly and the massage was the best i have had in a long time. I cant wait to go back!"


  • July 13, 2015 at 1:44 pm

Voted: A social spa Solo Friendly Romantic

"I have visited the Headland Spa on several occasions to have my nails done and also to have a back massage. The Spa staff were very helpful and the location is wonderful. I would highly recommend."


  • July 13, 2015 at 1:33 pm

Voted: Family friendly A social spa Health Focused Solo Friendly Romantic

Spa Location

Spa location

Headland Road,

01637 870200

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Extra Information


There are three dining experiences: the double AA rosette-awarded Samphire, the contemporary Terrace and the Mediterranean themed Deck restaurant. Whether you are looking for sophistication and style or coastal cool, The Headland caters for everything from a relaxed breakfast or laid-back lunch to an indulgent dinner, all under one roof. 


The Headland has 95 bedrooms blending classic four-star hospitality with modern amenities for a truly easy-going ambiance. Wonderfully restful, each bedroom is unique. All feature tactile furnishings, restful hues and enough space to kick-back and truly relax.

Perched on a private cliff-top, 39 iconic, award-winning self-catering cottages are just yards from the UK’s most famous beach.

Opening Hours

Treatments: 9am to 7pm everyday; Leisure facilities: 8am to 8pm everyday

Travel and Parking

Complimentary parking onsite.

By Rail

The closest train station to The Headland is at Newquay. Travel is possible to Newquay by train from many parts of the British Isles.

National Rail

By Air

From Newquay it is possible to fly to a range of destinations across the UK and in Europe . Please note that there is no full-time taxi rank at Newquay Airport, and so pre-booking a taxi is essential.

By Bus

If you are wishing to use the bus service, the spa recommends looking at the Cornwall County Bus Service timetables.


The spa hotel accepts service dogs in all rooms and cottages, public areas, bar and restaurants. 

There are rooms suitable for wheelchair users. There are several rooms with large walk in showers with low lips. There is one bedroom that is fitted with alarms operated by a pull string next to the bed and in the bathroom, this is in addition to a wireless telephone with an emergency button. There are lifts to all floors.

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Headland Road,

01637 870200

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