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Base is a long established surf lodge ideally situated overlooking Fistral beach, the UK's finest surf break! With ocean views and all the amenities of town just around the corner, you couldn't ask for a better location in Newquay. Perfect for groups and individuals, our dorm-style rooms are private so you can relax and enjoy your stay. All with fresh linen supplied. The lodge boasts modern, boutique bathrooms with power showers. Just what you need after a dip in the ocean. Our tropical garden provides space to catch some sun, read a book or enjoy breakfast in the fresh air. Here at Base Surf Lodge our goal is to make sure your time with us is as relaxed and fun as possible. We pride ourselves on the service we provide and have built a strong reputation for quality, comfort, affordability and, above all, a chilled and friendly atmosphere.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
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99Great for walkers
Grade: 99 out of 100
68Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
15Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
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I've stayed at Base Surf Lodge twice now. Once solo, the second time with with a friend. Both were fun experiences. It's an ideal place to stay in Newquay. The lodge is clean, well facilitated, and very homely and relaxing. Rob and Lou are perfect hosts and are happy to give
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Overall my stay at Base Surf Lodge was a positive one. What made it such a good experience was the approachable, kind, helpful and knowledgeable hosts, Rob and Lou. Also it's in a good location, close to the town centre, fistral beach and there is a great vegan/veggie cafe
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Response from Rob S, Owner at Base Surf Lodge
Responded 16 Feb 2018
Thanks so much for leaving a review guys, it was great having you stay and look forward to seeing you in the future,
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Great location, friendly, clean and tidy, storage for boards and wetsuits, bathroom and toilets clean and spacious rooms for six lads sharing, help yourself to tea and coffee etc in the morning. Recommend and would stay again, only trouble was trying to find somewhere to park
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Response from Rob S, Owner at Base Surf Lodge
Responded 16 Feb 2018
Awesome that you had a great stay with us and thank you for posting a review!
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We stayed at the Base Surf lodge, Rob was very accommodating he made us feel very welcome and was a really nice place, rooms were great, lovely communal areas and garden. Everyone there including other guest were really friendly as such a relaxed atmosphere and with the lodge
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Response from Rob S, Owner at Base Surf Lodge
Responded 16 Feb 2018
Great to have such positive feed back and stoked you guys had such a good time at Base
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I've stayed at Base Surf Lodge several times over the last few years. It is about a 10 minute walk from Fistral North beach, which is one of the most reliable surf spots in the UK (I think). This, combined with the ability to hire equipment on site, and the collaboration with
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Response from Rob S, Owner at Base Surf Lodge
Responded 16 Feb 2018
Thanks for the review James it has always been a pleasure having you stay at the lodge and it is great that you have returned so many times look forward to seeing you again in the future.
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Sunset at Fistral
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Post surf power showers
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Boutique style bathrooms.
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Brand new fixtures
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Newly renovated bathrooms.
"Quieter rooms will be at the back of the house."
"Ask for a sea view - so pretty!!"
"We had a seaview in the 2 bed bunk room, though its smaller."
"Avoid staying within close proximity to communal areas (i.e. the basement) as large groups tend to congregate there prior to heading out."
"Rooms overlooking the bay have the best sunsets!"
US$59 - US$184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United KingdomEnglandNewquay
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