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Polzeath Beach

Newquay, England
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Summer Holidays

Lovely beach,parking is reasonable and there are a few beach shops beside the beach. Awesome beach... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Swansea County, United Kingdom

This is such a great spot , yes it's busy, kids and teens and families but still so much fun. We... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Only a ten-minute walk along a coastal path to Old Polzeath, the beach is well known for its surf, which makes it ideal for Malibu and body surfing.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“great beach” (29 reviews)
“body boarding” (32 reviews)
Newquay, England

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Lovely beach,parking is reasonable and there are a few beach shops beside the beach. Awesome beach for surfing and bodyboarding. Nice and clean with life guards on site until 7:30PM

Thank sharky1panty
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is such a great spot , yes it's busy, kids and teens and families but still so much fun. We parked up on the hillside so not far to walk. We enjoyed body boards and some fab waves. You had to be careful as...More

Thank jayse21
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited beach on 17 July 2017 and it's a great beach for family day out and for surfing. It also has a great cliff path for walking.

Thank Magherafelt50
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decided to stay at Polzeath for our holiday this year. Our accommodation is very near to the beach which is a large, sandy beach suitable for sunbathers and families. However, the sea is used by surfers all day and a couple of surf schools...More

Thank jgfmf
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This used to be a very lovely, family friendly-beach but it is now totally over-run by surfers who have ruined a delightful village. All these surfers might be great for the local economy, but they have totally ruined the beach for those of us who...More

Thank mjc404
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely beach, sandy and long great views Great surf was in over an hour great fun what ever the weather Great restaurants and friendly people , Jamie's or the one below both excellent food.

Thank Michelle B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have visited many times over the years but today was the first for a year or so. It's a great Cornish beach with consistent as you will get waves for surfing and bodyboarding. You can park on the beach and plenty of cafes etc close...More

Thank DJRDevon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited here recently after a gap of many years and had almost forgotten how beautiful it was. There are acres of flat golden beach suitable for walking, surfing and sun bathing. The beach is really clean and there is car parking on the sand....More

Thank Angela S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

one of the most beautiful beaches on a sunny day. The beach was clean and fully crowded during my visit No washrooms nearby to change clothes after a cool dip in the hot sun

Thank VijayAnand C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with the family, not young children. This beach was great for the elderly lady we brought as the car park is on the beach and is lovely and flat. The sea was cold at first but my son and I did swim. Not...More

Thank Vanessa C
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