- Things To Do
- Activities in Newquay
- Newquay Beaches Map
- Know Your Beach Flags
- A. Fistral Beach, Newquay
- B: The Harbour Beach, Newquay
- C: Towan Beach, Newquay
- D: Great Western Beach, Newquay
- E: Tolcarne Beach, Newquay
- F: Lusty Glaze Beach, Newquay
- G: Porth Beach, Newquay
- H: Whipsiderry Beach, Newquay
- I: Watergate Bay, Newquay
- J: Mawgan Porth, Newquay
- K: The Gannel Estuary, Newquay
- L: Crantock Beach, Newquay
- M: Polly Joke, Nr Newquay
- N: Holywell Bay, Nr Newquay
- O: Little Fistral, Newquay
- What’s your favourite beach in Newquay?
- Newquay Events
- Relax in Newquay
- Explore Cornwall
- Walks in Cornwall
- Eat & Drink
- Travel & Transport
- Moving to Newquay
Things to do
Porth Lodge Ten Pin Bowling
If you've never tried ten pin bowling, or wish to recapture a fun activity from your youth, get along to Porth Lodge Hotel to test your skills on their four computerised bowling lanes. Pool tables, snacks and bar meals available.
Travel at speed from Newquay's picturesque old port - out to the deep blue waters of Cornwall's azure sea - to enjoy a fantastic day's wreck or reef fishing or a thrilling ocean adventure you’ll never forget.
Newquay Riding Centre
For beach and coastal riding try Newquay's long-established stables at Trenance. Hourly rides for novice/nervous riders accompanied by friendly, competent staff and longer treks, too. Group rates available.
Take a walk on the wild side at Newquay's award-winning zoo. Saunter through the African Savanna, wander along the Madagascan Walkthrough and step inside a steamy Tropical House to meet creatures great and small.
Enjoy the fun of an all weather attraction providing entertainment for the whole family… rain or shine.
From its base overlooking Towan Beach in the centre of Newquay, opposite the famous island, the Newquay Blue Reef Aquarium is a stunning visit.
Visitors are always made welcome at Newquay’s Holywell Bay Golf Club and with two 18-hole courses there’s something for all level of golfers. Situated on the North Cornwall coastline, Holywell Bay Golf Club offers first class fairways and coastal views overlooking the National Trust protected beach at Holywell Bay.
A warm welcome awaits you at Lane Theatre, home to Newquay’s multi-award winning Dramatic Society. Look forward to great performances - comedy or drama - from this first class troupe.
White Acres Holiday Park is located in 184 acres of beautiful rolling countryside. The idyllic location is perfectly suited for anglers & families to explore the beautiful Cornish countryside as well as having 13 coarse fishing lakes for customers to experience.
Try your hand at deep sea wreck and reef fishing on Newquay's premier charter boat Mystique. Half or full day trips or private charters available and all experiences catered for. Rods, bait, tackle and tuition provided. 07974 021 796
One of Britain’s leading venues for watersport tuition and hire, with a two-mile beach as your playground. The Extreme Academy at Watergate Bay also plays host to a year-round calendar of sporting events. The Extreme Academy is a specialist school for surfing, bodyboarding, kitesurfing, waveski, hand planing and stand-up paddlesurf, along with technical equipment hire.
Crantock Bay Spa is located on the end of West Pentire Headland, overlooking Crantock Beach and the coastline beyond. The ethical and award-winning Made for Life Organics are hand blended here in Cornwall. They mirror our ethos – to respect and protect our natural surroundings and keep our oceans clean.
Heron Tennis is the Newquay Tennis Club and Tennis Cornwall County Centre, neslted in the busy Trenance Park with a wide range of training and facilities for the novice to the extreme tennis enthusiast.
Oasis Fun Pools in Newquay is the ideal attraction for the whole family whatever the weather! With its amazing indoor and outdoor pools you will have fabulous fun.
Try out Cornwall's ultimate adrenaline rush near Newquay for the perfect all-weather day out!
Come and see our wonderful collection of classic aircraft. Only ten minutes from Newquay next to RAF St Mawgan. Sit in the cockpits of our iconic jet fighters. With indoor and outdoor exhibits, 1950s style café, gift shop and picnic area. A really good day out for all ages.
Mini Golf & The Bunker Cafe
Newquay's 18-hole mini golf course is fun for all visitors but it is particularly enjoyed by families. After a hard fought round there's not far to go to recharge your batteries with drinks, snacks and treats at The Bunker Cafe.
Everyone enjoys a ride on Newquay's famous Road Train. The relaxing open-air journey around the resort is made much more interesting by the conductor's well-informed commentary. The fully flexible ticket and hop-on-hop-off service offers excellent value for money, allowing you a full day's access to this fun form of alternative transport!
Surf Rider Train
Everyone enjoys a ride on Newquay's now famous road train. The flexible ticket and hop-on-hop-off service offers excellent value for money and allows you a full day's access to this fun form of alternative transport.
The Headland Spa is Cornwall's first Five Bubble rated spa with state of the art facilities in a fantastic location at The Headland Hotel overlooking Fistral Beach and the Atlantic Ocean.
Let our qualified therapists treat your mind, body and soul so you are left feeling rejuvenated and looking radiant. Relax in our calming room while experiencing one of our wonderful massages or benefit from a healthy year round glow with our tanning, spa, health and beauty treatments.
Nestled in 111 acres of Cornish countryside, Camel Creek Adventure Park is a haven of family-friendly rides, giant play areas and animal encounters. Camel Creek Adventure Park is a vibrant and welcoming visitor destination year-round, uniquely interpreting the legends of the area and famous for delivering great adventures and days out for the whole family. The Park opens in February up to early November, with annual activities reflecting the seasons.
Paul David Smith is a Newquay based professional photographer who offers a range of creative portraits
We're not just any old Trampoline & Play Park, we have designed our unique bounce facility to include a bit of something for the whole family to enjoy.
This private members social club is a great place to enjoy a game of pool, snooker or darts or just relax. All sports events are shown on large screen plasma TVs and live music is a regular feature. Non-members are welcomed.