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Address: Newquay tr7 1hy, England
Phone Number: 01637 850584
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Activities: Surfing
Description: This splendid beach offers excellent water for surfing and body boarding.

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A Great Beach

One of Newquay's best beaches; it is also the largest. It is a great spot to watch the surfers and if you wish to swim or surf the beach has a good life guard service during the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 16, 2013
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St Austell, United Kingdom
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St Austell, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013

One of Newquay's best beaches; it is also the largest. It is a great spot to watch the surfers and if you wish to swim or surf the beach has a good life guard service during the main season. There is limited local parking which is quit often taken up by activities during the season so its best to park... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013

the beach is clean, good quality surf instructors, friendly & efficient life guards, excellent for families

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Royton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013

Parked up in a car park next to a cafe and crazy golf course, parking was really expensive £4.40 for up to 4 hours. It was a 5 minute walk down to the beach through the middle of the golf course, then a steep incline down to the beach. The beach was extremely clean, had a Lifeguard on it, good... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013

Clean sands, crystal clear waters, great amenities nearby, nothing more to say other than if your ever near there go visit for yourselves you will not be disappointed

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Uxbridge, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

Lovely clean beach. If it was warmer could mistake it for somewhere in the med. excellent holiday. Back next year for more

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Sittingbourne, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013

We spent a lovely afternoon at Fistral Beach. The beach itself is clean despite dogs being allowed on there. Ideal for those that want to relax, build a sand castle, play beach games and body board / surf. There were plenty of life guards which was reassuring as it was the first time we had tried body boarding. Great fun.... More 

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Halifax, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013

it's an excellent beach and very famous worldwide for surfing as it is located on the west side of newquay so the big waves comes from Atlantic and a nice spot for surfing; also you will get amazing scene of the sunset; be prepared with with photo gear before the sunset

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London
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

The main UK international centre for surfing, with a great waters centre. Hotel and cafe near by. Very very clean beach, with good surf. SURFERs love it here.

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Sheffield, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

Going to this beach was a test of my photographic skills - determined to get some pictures of surfers actually surfing - successful in the end.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

always have a great time here, lovely clean, big beach, plenty of life guards, great for kids, a great time had by all.....AGAIN!!!

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