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Watergate Bay

Newquay TR8 4AA, England
+44 1637 860353
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Hen party

Gorgeous gorgeous gorgeous I absolutely love it can't say enough about these beaches... they are... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2017
Emz C
via mobile
Lovely beach. But watch the car park!

The beach is lovely. But watch the car parking. We paid and still got a penalty notice from them... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2017
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“beach hut” (36 reviews)
“great beach” (80 reviews)
“car park” (52 reviews)
Newquay TR8 4AA, England
+44 1637 860353

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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous gorgeous gorgeous I absolutely love it can't say enough about these beaches... they are family friends animal friendly... great for large or small groups kept really clean and tidy... lots of water sports hiring facitilites available lessons available or just fancy a stroll... love...More

Thank Emz C
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

The beach is lovely. But watch the car parking. We paid and still got a penalty notice from them. Which was really annoying. Very busy in the summer. As you would expect so get there early.

Thank thelocalbigdog
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Its a very long beach with lots of things going on, lifeguards are there during the summer seasons. toilets are just located by the car park and you will need 20p to use them

Thank localperson2015
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Big beach, with restaurants , cafe and one shop. If all you want is the sea then this is the beach for you.

Thank AdvisorTyke
Reviewed 12 August 2017

This is our favourite beach in the Newquay area. Even during the very busy music festival it is still easy to find a bit of privacy.

Thank Psychopath
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Went here as the car park at the beach we wanted to go to was full. Car park attendant recommended this beach. If you can park in the car park nearest the beach (near to Jamie Oliver restaurant ) then it is £6 all day...More

1  Thank Tim B
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Great beach, places to eat, and good parking all year but manic in august. Very dog friendly if you have a friendly dog

Thank CSMR2009
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Beantiful beach quite a walk to the sea when the tide is out,lifeguards on duty as a lot of bodyboards are used here,i was just spectating,2 carparks go to the bottom one as the top one is a fair walk to the beach ok on...More

Thank Carolyn C
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Watergate is a lovely long stretch of sand, a lovely location for walking, sunbathing and surfing (especially for beginners). There is surf hire, a cafe/ restaurant, beach shop and plenty of parking (not free). Perfectly clean, lovely atmosphere and the added bonus for us was...More

Thank Helen A
Reviewed 8 August 2017

The beach is huge so even in summer holidays you can find a bit to yourself. Plenty for children and teens and still enough solitude for dog walkers and hikers from the coastal path. Surfing etc. available on the beach with good food/ restaurant options...More

Thank Aprilvisitor
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Questions & Answers
1 September 2017|
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Response from Steve G | Reviewed this property |
If you mean food & drink delivered to you on the beach, then it's no. There are a couple of resturants just off the beach
Emma S
10 May 2016|
Response from Newquaygreen1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can but it is not a flat approach, however car park is close by.