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Fistral Beach

Headland Rd, Newquay TR7 1HY, England
+44 1637 850584
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A world class beach

I visited this beach while holidaying in Newquay. This beach is absolutely world class, it has... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
grahammarles54
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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Family fun

Great parking (early) great facilities. Lovely sandy beach and clean even with dogs allowed. Life... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Judith L
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This splendid beach offers excellent water for surfing and body boarding.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“great beach” (282 reviews)
“rick stein” (44 reviews)
LOCATION
Headland Rd, Newquay TR7 1HY, England
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+44 1637 850584

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Reviewed 2 days ago

I visited this beach while holidaying in Newquay. This beach is absolutely world class, it has everything you could wish for. The water is tropically warm the waves are sensational and has a world class eatery owned by the great Rick Stein. Well worth taking...More

Thank grahammarles54
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great parking (early) great facilities. Lovely sandy beach and clean even with dogs allowed. Life guards are brill and have their work cut out with stupid parents not looking after their children. Spent three great days here

Thank Judith L
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great Beach for surfing wonderful for sand for children but be aware the beach gets very busy with people surfing and body boarding.

Thank Carol G
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Fistral is one of my favourite beaches in the world. A great place to idle away the day, or join in the fun.

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Don't forget too visit fiscal beach if you want too enjoy the perfect day surfing or body boarding the beach is patrolled by many lifeguards while there why not visit the stables for a bit of food too eat or if your feeling the strain...More

Thank Gary J
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Something for everyone. Lots of space for sandcastle building of games. Great waves, save bathing & plenty of surfing to watch. Lovely views & great facilities. Perfect.

Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Even if you can't surf its a great place to watch the surfers. I was fortunately there to see some of the world championships of surfing which i really enjoyed watching. Beach needs more public toilets.

Thank sarahbManchester
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

There isn't much I can say about the place. It was very busy. The lifeguards are continously telling people where is safe to surf or body boarding so very safety conscious. There are food and drinks facilities but can be quite expensive. Toilets and showers...More

Thank minialice
Reviewed 4 days ago

Very busy sporty beach, for those less active you can just sit and watch the surfers, the bars/restaurants here are lovely too especially Rick Steins fish and chips

Thank honestdeb
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Car park £7 right next to the beach - arrived 10am peak season and plenty of car park spaces available. Clothes shops, gift shops, bars, restaurants and public toilets, there are plenty of places to keep you entertained if you have had enough of the...More

Thank J H
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kazibeth
30 July 2017|
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Response from Busyasabe |
Yes they are. We were there last Monday. It's a fantastic beach for dogs to run to their hearts content 😌
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fizzythedog
13 July 2017|
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Response from stevedocherty | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is one outside which is lovely and warm.
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