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What We Love

  • Modern foodie stay at a beachfront hotel with multiple dining accolades - includes dinner and moreTaking your pick from the extensive drinks menu at the hotel's sophisticated yet relaxed bar
  • Strolling along the seemingly endless sands of Summerleaze Beach to work up an appetite before dinner
  • Sampling some local delights in the restaurant, from fresh fish to Cornish cheeses

What To Know

  • Walk into the center of town – just 5 minutes away – for restaurants, surf schools, and water sport rentals
  • The onsite restaurant and bar and terrace are helmed by chef Joe Simmons who features a lot of Cornish produce
  • Free WiFi
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A contemporary stay on the north Cornish coast at an acclaimed beachfront hotel, with a bottle of prosecco, three-course dinner and an afternoon tea

The Lowdown

Escape the city with a serene stay on one of Cornwall’s prettiest beaches, at a luxury beachfront hotel. The Beach at Bude offers a stylish stay, overlooking the sands of Summerleaze Beach, which is recommended by the Marine Conservation Society’s Good Beach Guide for its excellent water quality, and heralds its own salt-water swimming pool, set into the rocks. The hotel itself gains ample kudos as part of the Smith Collection, whilst appearing in The Good Hotel Guide, The Michelin Guide and The Sawdays Collection. It’s also a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence winner – naturally.
For the activity seeker, Bude is a great spot for surfing, so why not take a lesson or two and hit the waves. For something a little more laid back, spend the morning on a fishing boat out of Bude Harbour, hunting for your catch of the day, or amble over the picturesque coastal paths that lace the Bude Downs. However you choose to spend your day, you’ve the inviting ambiance of The Beach at Bude awaiting your return. Kick back with a Cornish cocktail before a refined dinner of seasonal British cuisine in the hotel’s stylish restaurant.

How to Get There

The Beach at Bude
Summerleaze Crescent
Bude, EX23 8HL United Kingdom


4.5 Very Good 614 Reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago

While staying near Bude we booked to have lunch here on our last day and it was perfect - the food, the service and the setting all amazing. We chose the set lunch deal, which was great value for money. Will definitely be returning - thank you!

Wonderful night away from the world!
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lunched & dined here but never stayed, so treated hubby whilst a special deal was on. Very friendly, welcoming staff showed us to a stunning ground floor room with French windows overlooking the beach & a private terrace with seating to watch the sea.
Weather was wild, so watching the stormy sea from our cosy room, or the bar or restaurant was lovely.
Dinner was very, very good. Chef has recently changed & we were concerned as food has always been great, but we were not disappointed! The new chef is very talented too, & friendly. Celeriac soup with Rarebit was ‘to die for’, steak for mains was among the best we’d had, and pudding was delicious too. Parked easily, check in/out swift & efficient & chatty, great staff. Can’t wait to return, just need an excuse. Or do I?

Love This Place
Reviewed 1 month ago

So we stay here for a few days once or twice every year, often out of season and we love it. This time it was for New Year. The staff are sooooo welcoming, and very sweet. The owners usually make an appearance at some point and love to mix and mingle. The food is lovely, and served with a smile. The restaurant and bar staff take time to chat to their customers and are always bight and breezy. The hotel balances trendy with inclusivity, locals and tourists are welcome in the bar and restaurant. The rooms are well appointed and comfortable without being over the top. The best rooms of course are those with balconies but even the back rooms are nice. All in all a lovely hotel and of course a beautiful location ….check the tides and do the cliff walk coming back as the tide is going out along the beach.

Winter overnight stay
Reviewed 1 month ago

Great location, beautiful room, immaculately clean, staff who were friendly and helpful and a shower to die for! Would definitely recommend to anyone and worth paying extra for a front facing room with a view

Another great stay at The Beach in Bude
Reviewed 1 month ago

Quality hotel, with welcoming bar, greats rooms and dinner was superb 😄 close to town and all amenities, but also quiet enough to be away from everything. The whole place has a marvellous ambience and very pleasant and engaging staff