Newquay, on North Cornwall’s Atlantic coast, is getting to be the UK destination of choice for 18 to 30 year-olds. The town’s popularity is little wonder, because here you’ll find a buzzing club scene by night and some of the best surfing conditions in Europe by day. With so much going on, you won’t want to waste time indoors. When it comes to finding hotels in Newquay, a no-frills bolt-hole will do – but that doesn’t mean you’re going to have to slum it. Not once you’ve read our rundown of the best budget hotels in Newquay.

1. Great Western

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Perfectly placed, with unfussy doubles priced from £25 per night. As part of the St. Austell Brewery group, this hotel prides itself on its laid-back atmosphere, which is neatly summed up by Steam, the hotel’s restaurant and bar. Casual, friendly, and, with a locally sourced menu and impressive drinks selection, Steam makes for an ideal warm-up spot for a night out.

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2. The Quies

This hotel in the centre of town is a cosy affair with a special place in the hearts of its band of faithful guests. When you check out the array of welcoming touches, you can see why this 10-room home-from-home is much loved: Free Wi-Fi for every room, a complementary DVD and video game selection, as well as ample space to store all your surfing or golf gear. Double rooms at one of the best budget hotels in Newquay start at £52.

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3. Milber Guest House

Also in the heart of the town, and another small, comfy addition to the list of best budget Newquay hotels. Tastefully furbished rooms, and a tiny licensed bar make the Milber a homely oasis right in the middle of the action – the main beaches, nightspots and shops are mere minutes away on foot. Doubles at this 7-room hotel are as low as £45 a night.

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4. The Bristol

The Hotel Bristol, belonging to the Best Western chain, is a large, historic three star. For more than 80 years the Young family has maintained the Bristol’s position atop the roster of Newquay hotels thanks to their passion for service and hospitality. With a cliff top location and all the conveniences you’d expect, guests can’t recommend this venerable place highly enough. Doubles start at £49.

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5. Silver Spray Surf Lodge

If you’re after something a little more rough and ready, then you could do a lot worse than the Silver Spray Surf Lodge. In terms of price, it’s definitely one of the best budget Newquay hotels – a double will set you back as little as £30. The Silver Spray is geared towards a younger kind of guest. This no-nonsense retreat is moments away from all those nightspots and golden beaches, and, perhaps best of all, is curfew-free so lodgers can get in as late – or maybe that should be early – as they like.

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So there you have it. Our lowdown on the best budget hotels in Newquay covers both large and small – family run and nationwide brands. You’re sure to find the ideal place for you, for less than you expected. Best book early for the summer because these places fill up fast.

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