Hotel and Holiday Homes set in a secluded 65 acre Cornish estate

Fine Dining - Golf Course - Spa - Tennis - Boating - Kayaking


The Hotel on the River

On a quiet bend of the tranquil Helford River, Nr Falmouth, Cornwall, nestles the award-winning Budock Vean Hotel.

Set in 65 acres of glorious gardens, woodlands and its own golf course – The Budock Vean is a sanctuary for rest and relaxation.

With a restaurant renowned for amazing food, Natural Health Spa, luxury 5* Gold Award self catering holiday homes, cottages and tennis courts, you can be as active or as relaxed as you wish.

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Stay at Budock Vean

Choose to stay in the hotel in a Standard, Signature or dog friendly room. Alternatively we have traditional self catering holiday cottages and contemporary holiday homes within the estate grounds. Guests choosing our self catering accommodation have full use of our golf and leisure facilities alongside access to our spa, bar and restaurant. The best of both worlds!

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Hotel Rooms

Traditional and dog friendly Standard or Signature rooms, plus our luxurious and spacious Suites with golf and garden views. Most rooms have space for a cot/child bed.

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Holiday Homes

Our 5* Gold Award contemporary self-catering holiday homes are on the doorstep of the hotel, where you will enjoy free use of the golf and leisure facilities.

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Holiday Cottages

Traditional style 4* Gold Award traditional cottages with enclosed gardens, close to the hotel, where you will enjoy free use of the golf and leisure facilities.

Discover The Budock Vean


We are absolutely over the moon to have won Large Hotel of the Year at the 2022/23 Cornwall Tourism Awards. The award ceremony, which was held at Truro Cathedral, saw over 300 people gather to hear the winners of all the different categories … 65 in total!

Natural Health Spa

Best Spa for Guest Experience and Best Spa for Innovation

We have 3 treatment rooms, plus a nail bar and dedicated spa lounge. Our 15m indoor heated swimming pool has a unique poolside log fire and our  outdoor hot tub has stunning views across the gardens and golf course.

We use top spa brand Elemis products and local organic range Made for Life. We were one of the first spas in the UK to introduce CBD massage oil. Why not take time to relax and recharge while exploring our peaceful 65 acre estate as part of your spa day.

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Fine Dining

We have a great reputation for delicious food and first class service, along with a Visit England Breakfast Award.

With fine dining in the main restaurant plus tasty lunches, dinners and afternoon tea served daily in the cocktail bar, terrace and conservatory using the best local produce. Whether you're a guest or live locally, come along and sample a dish or two for yourself.

Gift Vouchers

Spoil someone special with a gift voucher for Budock Vean Hotel.  They make an ideal present for birthdays, Christmas, anniversaries or to say thank you. 

Vouchers are available for hotel stays, spa days and treatments, golf days, meals and afternoon teas, as well as for specific amounts that can be spent anywhere in the hotel.

Budock Vean Golf Club

Originally designed back in the 1920's by five times Open Winner, James Braid, our challenging 9 hole/18 tee golf course is set in mature parkland with the first tee a few paces from the hotel's golf bag room.

All our guests automatically become 'members' of our club during their stay and can play as often as they want, free of charge. There's also a friendly golfers bar and lounge.

Golf Course in Cornwall | Budock Vean Hotel

Golf & Country Club Membership

We offer various levels of membership so, depending on your interests, we hope, there's something for everyone to enjoy.

Our full Full Country Club Membership includes access to the golf course plus swimming, outdoor hot tub and tennis. We also offer three other levels including just Golf, Active for the leisure facilities and even one for Social membership where you can enjoy discounts on food, drinks, the spa and more.

Weddings & Celebrations

Budock Vean offers the perfect place to celebrate your special occasion, be it a wedding, anniversary or birthday.

Our team of experts will help make sure you have a day to remember. Location, food, drink and service will be tailored with you in mind to create the perfect event.


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Dog Friendly

Dogs are welcome to stay with you at Budock Vean in our Standard and Superior hotel rooms plus our 4 traditional self catering cottages. Your dog will love the walks nearby.

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Leisure Facilities

Plenty to keep you active - swimming, golf, tennis, croquet, snooker, kayaking, coast and country walks, and we can arrange horse-riding, boat hire, surfing, fishing and boat hire locally.

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Local Attractions

Two of Cornwall's top gardens are our neighbours, plus we're minutes from the coast path, coves and beaches. You may never even need to use your car once you're here!

Our Location

Situated by the Helford River just outside the village of Mawnan Smith, 6 miles from the harbour town of Falmouth in Cornwall. Walking distance to fabulous gardens, the coastal footpath and quiet coves.