Covid-19 Customer notice

The safety of our staff and customers remains our top priority and is of paramount importance. We have worked through the teething problems (to be expected) and polished and refined the COVID Secure procedures so that you feel safe when you next visit.

Please take note of our current guidelines when visiting the Falcon.

Face coverings must be worn when entering the hotel and any of our dining rooms. They may be removed once at your table, but must be worn when visiting the bathroom or leaving your table.

We will need to take your contact name and telephone number for track and trace. We also have the QR code on display for the NHS Track & Trace App.

To ensure we can abide by the guidance for social distancing and make sure you are not disappointed; inside table reservations must be made in advance.

Tables on our terrace will be on a first come first serve basis.

Reservations are limited to a maximum of 6 persons.

Meals will be served from 12noon til 8.30pm.

We will close at 10pm, so last orders for drinks will be 9.15pm and we ask customers to vacate by 9.45pm.

To reserve your table please call us on 01288 352005 (option2).

Hotel reservations can be made either by telephone (01288 352005 – option1) between the hours of 8am – 5pm or email

We welcome you back with open arms.

”The Warmest Welcome in the West”



Overlooking the Bude Canal & just a stones throw to stunning beaches, the Falcon promises charm & elegance with guest happiness at the heart of everything we do.

Established in 1798, the Falcon Hotel is the oldest coaching hotel in North Cornwall. For seven generations the Brendon Family, and their loyal staff, have provided ‘The Warmest Welcome in the West’ Overlooking the Bude Canal and only a short walk to stunning sandy beaches, we offer one of the finest settings of any hotel on the North Cornwall Coast. With superb conference facilities and a notable restaurant it’s the ideal place for business events & romantic weddings.

dog friendly hotel

The Falcon Hotel has several bedrooms and dining tables that are dog-friendly. You and your four legged friend can explore Bude’s beaches and many country walks from the comfort of our hotel without even moving your car…

Dog Friendly Hotel



Making you smile is at the heart of everything we do… 

Not only are we Taste of the West Gold award winners since 2017; we were also finalists in their Best Hotel in South West category.

Fingers crossed for November when we will find out if we are Gold, Silver or Bronze award winners in the Cornwall Tourism Awards (Best Hotel) 

Eat & Drink

with the finest local meat, fish, produce & brewers on our doorstep, provenance is key when developing our menus. Experience the delights of Norton Barton Artisan Food Village Charcuterie, Philip Warren Aged Beef & Lamb, Camel Valley Sparkling Wine or Tarquins Gin & Morvennah Rum,  to name just a few…

eat & drink

Weddings & Events

Weddings & Events

The Falcon is perfectly suited to host a multitude of memorable events. With years of experience we can help you organise your perfect Wedding, Conference, Christening, Anniversary, Live Music, Charity Event or anything else you can imagine…

Marquee, Ballroom, Library, Garden Room, Gardens…