To celebrate the PFS team’s recent visit to Newquay’s impressive family friendly Esplanade Hotel and our in-depth ‘tried and tested’ review, we’re running a very special competition..

UPDATE: THE COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED.  The lucky winner will be informed shortly.  Keep an eye out for more competitions soon!


We’re offering one very lucky PFS visitor the chance to win the superb holiday we just experienced at the Esplanade Hotel, as described in our recent review.  Your stay includes:

  • Two nights’ accommodation for up to six people (two adults and up to four children) in a comfortable and spacious family room;

  • Complimentary use of the hotel’s brilliant on-site facilities (swimming pool, soft play, games room, outdoor play area, cinema)

  • Full breakfast each morning AND evening dinner both nights included at the hotel’s lovely on-site Cove restaurant

  • An optional 10% discount on a family surfing lesson on Fistral Beach run by the attached Quiksilver surf school

  • And we’ll even throw in £100 cash for holiday spending money too!

To find out more about holidays at the Esplanade and the wonderful prize on offer, read the PFS team’s in-depth review of our own recent holiday at the hotel.  You can also see our full PFS listing and visit the Esplanade Hotel’s own website.


Fancy the chance of winning a superb parent friendly stay in Cornwall? It’s free and easy to enter our holiday giveaway: just complete the two steps on Instagram below!


Competition opens at 1200hrs on 2 March 2022 and closes at 1700hrs on 18 March 2022.  The winner will be drawn at random from successful entries and notified directly within seven days of the closing date, with details subsequently announced on this page.  Entrants must be 18 or older.

Prize must be taken before 22nd December 2022 but cannot be claimed June-September.  Prize is subject to availability and cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer.  Standard family room only, upgrades are on request and at an additional cost to the winner.  Breakfast and dinner included, however drinks will be charged as extra.

Discounted surfing lesson is weather and availability permitting.

 This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed, or administered by, or associated with, Instagram.