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St Christopher's Inn Newquay Reviews

35 Fore Street, TR7 1HR, Newquay, England

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529 Total Reviews
  • 77%Value For Money
  • 75%Security
  • 95%Location
  • 83%Staff
  • 77%Atmosphere
  • 71%Cleanliness
  • 73%Facilities

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Room was ok , but there was stag party's going on in rooms both sides of ours , full refund was given ,as there was no chance for sleep here. view from room was ace ! Shame they cnt keep the party down stairs in the bar no in the rooms :(


Loved the atmosphere and great price for england! Awesome location and the views of the beach were beautiful :)


Great location in Newquay. Vibe downstairs isn't great, just a typical bar atmosphere. I've seen worse bathrooms, but theirs are fine. Newquay as a town is okay, would not stay for more than 2 nights.


Great location. Good bar and staff are very helpful.


The staff here are so kind and welcoming I felt right at home. They will help you in any way necessary. The location is stunning because it's right in the water and you have gorgeous views along with a soothing nighttime breeze, but my only complaint was that it's hard to find. There are no signs for it and it is tucked into this little nook. Look for the Belushi's restaurant or ask around and you'll be fine!


We had a great time staying at your hostel and loved the atmosphere inside. The hostel bar was always buzzing and was usually the most lively place in town at night! The food was great, especially the breakfasts, and the prices were very reasonable. To top it off the hostel is located at the top of the bay and was only a few minutes away from the beach. The rooms were generally good, however some of the lockers were broken so some people could not store their valuables when the room was full.


Staff are really friendly. Bar below is really slow if you're buying food so I wouldn't necessarily eat there, but the food is good. Rooms are clean and the pillows are incredible! I stayed in female dorm and the view was incredible over Towan Beach. Was really easy to meet people. Would recommend a trip to the red lion pub as well.


Really enjoyable stay. Fantastic location and value for money. It was noisy at night (music til 2/3am) but it's a party hostel above bulushi's so it's expected! Good breakfast in the morning. Would definitely go back.

  • 31st Jul 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • England
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


Amazing place in the heart of Newquay! Will be back soon

  • 29th Jul 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • England
  • Male, 25-30
  • (1 review)


I was booked to stay at a 6-bed dorm, but someone was occupying my bed. The staff helped me out. They put me in a 4-bed en suite without charging me extra. + View from the hostel is amazing + Excellent location + Helpful staff - Cleanliness could be improved - someone changed the bed but left used linens on the floor - No common area, just the bar


Great location, the pub being right downstairs is very convenient, the views of beach and sea are quite nice. You will have to get used to the noise from music playing in the pub, which wasn't a major problem for me though. Bathroom situation was at times critical (not enough available, in my opinion), but this is also nothing major and shouldn't keep you from coming here.


some staff were fantastic and really friendly. others coulnt be bothered. the pub was nice that its attached to and decent sizedrooms, and a comfy bed.


The first floor shared bathroom is absolutely disgraceful. It is next to the boiler so it is ridiculously hot in there and there are no windows just an overworked ventilator fan that doesn't do much good. The water was also way too hot. The toilet didn't flush, there are no hooks anywhere to bang your stuff and even though it was cleaned daily still looked gross. The second floor shared bathroom is much better, brighter, cleaner with a window but the light doesn't work - still better though.


Lockers under bed were broken and key card often didn't work, breakfast was good but only was from 9-10. There was also no one around to check out.


This place rocks!!

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