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Fistral Beach

Newquay tr7 1hy, England
01637 850584
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Ranked #5 of 22 attractions in Newquay
Type: Beaches
Activities: Surfing
Description: This splendid beach offers excellent water for surfing and body boarding.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

Enjoyable time at the beach, nice sand, fairly clean and clear water, very much a surfers' delight but was not too busy -this was during the week. Parking can be difficult if you are looking to park right by the beach but you can park further away for free near shops and walk.

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Gadabout69
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

too crowded. 30 years ago perhaps but these days I prefer a deckchair by the pool.... a good complex of bars and restaurants

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london
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

This was a nice clean but very busy beach, it’s not the most beautiful in Cornwall but its still quite pretty with a Cliffside walkway along the top . Surfers love it and so do dogs!

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

came here with my bf and daughter on holiday, the beach was lovely and my daughter loved it. will come again if were ever in newquay. was nice to also have the free parking as alot of the other car parks were pay and display

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

What can you say other than it's Fistral Beach! Beautiful, blue and good facilities - what's not to love??

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Rochester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

I loved the sandy beach ! when we arrived the tide was in and as me and my girlfriend raced to who could get to the sea first we soon found out that there was some rocks submerged a few meters in ! so watch out for that :') easily avoided when not racing. enjoy!

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

Wanted the kids to try surfing so bought them a body board from the local ASDA, met up with friends, hired wetsuits and off they went. Beautiful beach (they all are) and clear sea - stunning!

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HUDDERSFIELD
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

Large beach lots of sand when the tides out but there is seaweed and stones to cross to get to the sea.It is known for it,s excellent waves for surfing and it is a magnet for surfers.Life guards section areas in the sea for surfers and swimmers to keep them apart.Great bar overlooking the beach with outside seating and large... More

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Tamworth
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

Views to die for - a slice of heaven in Cornwall. The beach is clean and big enough to not feel crowded The shops and cafes around here are fabulous also

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

Brilliant beach The apartment we stayed in was about 3 minutes walk to the beach so we spent a considerable amount of time there My son loved it Very clean Lots of spots to sit and watch the surfers

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