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Newquay – Sand, Surf, & Sun for All

Newquay's beaches offer a full range of water sports and extreme activities for beginner and champion alike
Families, couples, and groups around England and the world have discovered that Newquay is a fun-filled place to enjoy a weekend or longer break. Not only is Newquay a beautiful place, it also offers many activities and sights for people of all ages.

Where to stay in Newquay

One of the reasons why Newquay is so popular is that it appeals to travellers on a budget, as well as those who want to enjoy luxury accommodation. Self-catering holiday cottages and apartments abound in Newquay, meaning that every holidaymaker can find exactly the type of lodging that they are looking for. View holiday cottages & apartments in Newquay.

What to do in Newquay

Regardless of size or age of your group, there are many fun and fascinating things to do in Newquay. Surfing is a huge attraction, and Newquay is considered the surfing capital of the UK. Whether you are looking to start out, or are seasoned professional, you will find all the equipment and expertise you need to have a great time.

Walking, biking, hiking, fishing, and diving are all fantastic activities to enjoy in and around Newquay, as well as strolling down the beach, building sandcastles, and checking out the variety of shops and historical sites that populate this funky seaside resort town.

With mild weather, lots of sun and plenty of activities, Newquay is certainly a place that can offer you a ton of action all year round.

Dining in Newquay

Newquay offers an incredible range of restaurants, pubs, inns, and cafes, where you can find all types of fare. Whether you are looking for traditional food, or something exotic you will find it in Newquay. Families will have fun trying all the great family-orientated restaurants, most of which you will find within easy walking distance of any accommodation in the area.

Events in Newquay

Run to the Sun / 1st to 4th June / Trevelgue Holiday Park – custom car shows, dance festivals, and laser shows abound during this exceptional three day event. Take in a comedy show, listen to some incredible artists, and have a great time.

Shark Week / 26th May to 3 Jun / – kids and adults will enjoy learning everything there is to know about these misunderstood characters. Take in talks, demonstrations and feedings while you learn about sharks and their amazing lives.

What are you waiting for?

With excellent food, fun activities, and something for every budget, Newquay should be on top of your list for your next UK holiday.


  1. Billy Shaw says:

    Sounds good!

  2. Andy Batters says:

    I’ve never been to Newquay, but it sounds like a really fun place, with loads to do and some really cool apartments to rent. Definitely considering it for a late summer getaway; I always wanted to learn to surf, so Fistral Beach Surf School here I come!

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