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The Escape

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Falmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had to book a last minute stay at Newquay and found a great priced room at the escape. The staff made our stay so lovely, they went the extra mile with the service they provided and gave us tons of advice on the best plays to visit. Would definitely recommend them and will be sure to stay with them if...

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how nice Thanks Genny for the great review call me direct next time you come for a better price ;)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my mates stayed at the escape and had a brilliant time the staff there was super helpful and became friends by the end of our stay, I highly recommend staying here it was comfortable and cheap and in a great location

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Gerry and his team always offer an excellent service. Always helpful and friendly, willing to go the extra mile to make his guests feel at home. We have been coming here for years and will do so for years to come. We highly recommend!

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1Thank Robert N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here as part of a stag weekend! We only stayed for one night, but we found the whole place perfect for what we needed! We had a room with three sets of bunks in it and our own toilet. Living so far away we didn't arrive until late, but that wasn't a problem and the staff were more...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed for a stag do. Accommodated 20 of us no problem. Very basic but what more you want. Bar is decent staying open all night which is super. Good breakfast. Very Friendly staff too. Only criticism is the beds were heavily soiled and some with blood. But if you want somewhere cheap and good this is the place.

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Yelverton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Brilliant budget hotel we used for YFC weekend. Great location in Newquay and hotel had everything we needed. Breakfast was ideal start to day and bar was open till late. Staff are friendly and helpful. Large bedrooms are ideal for large parties like ours. All in all a first rate place!

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Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Brilliant location, fantastic staff. The bar is perfect and open until 4am. Would highly recommend the escape as a perfect place to stay in Newquay. We had the best stay in Newquay possible. The local atmosphere is lovely

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 February 2017

This is the third time I've stayed here but this time I had to organise the event, Tim and his team do not disappoint, it's perfect for a stag party, big room which we all shared, it was clean and tidy, even though they are bunk beds they are comfy and fine for a group of lads. Breakfast was great...

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Southern Wales, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Bar area was great stayed open until late rooms were basic but exactly what we expected clean and enough room. Staff were really friendly and parking was easy. Breakfast was okay would 100% recommend for big groups

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Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2016

My surf club stayed at the escape for the first time this year for three days during the university national surf competition. We were looking for a nice hostel with friendly staff and a bed after a big night out and as a place to relax or get ready to go surfing. It was perfect for this and it out...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Escape Hotel Newquay is a new type of Budget Surf Lodge that holds 150 people with wicked facilities and really friendly vibe run by young people for young people. Wifi is available and free parking.The rooms are mostly en-suite and the beds are in a bunk style. The Bar has a late residential licence open most nights till 4 am with pool table and a Bose sound system. Stag & Hen parties, same sex groups & under 18's are all welcome. We organize activities such as surfing, coasteering and go karting.The premises also hosts its own Thai Restaurant and take-away called "The Bird" offering traditional Thai cruisine cooked by Noam our chef all the way from Koh Lanta, Thailand. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Escape

Address: 1 Mount Wise, Newquay TR7 2BQ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Newquay
Price Range: $48 - $206 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Escape 2*
Number of rooms: 24
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The Escape Hotel Newquay
The Escape Newquay, Cornwall
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“Only stayed in a large room again but fine”
Callumrobin, 28 Feb 2017 | Read review
“pick rooms away from the larger 14 bed dorms if you want a quieter stay”
sellyklater, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Call Gerry he will help with whatever you need extra”
Louisesw100, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Any hole`s a goal;)”
tazbalboa, 31 May 2016 | Read review
“Ask Gerry for his advise”
garethdashmotors, 3 May 2016 | Read review
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