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Watergate Bay

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Address: Newquay, England
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Activities: Dining, Surfing

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Plenty of Room

We walked there mainly via the South West Coast Path from Narrowcliff, Newquay, which took about an hour with a child in a pushchair. There were spectacular views so it was very... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
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Whittlesey, United Kingdom
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Whittlesey, United Kingdom
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163 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

We walked there mainly via the South West Coast Path from Narrowcliff, Newquay, which took about an hour with a child in a pushchair. There were spectacular views so it was very worthwhile making the effort and avoided the difficulty of parking in a relatively small, tight, car park. The beach was clean and extends for quite some way so... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

This beach has a little bit of everything going on, you can eat, surf or just chill so its a good place to visit. However parking was very expensive and its difficult to park close to the beach.

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Somerset, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

We visited this beautiful location with our little dog having walked from Porth. The walk itself involves some.hill.climb but is well worth it when you get to the bay and is exceptionally pleasent. We stayed for a couple of cocktails at the beach and found that everyone we meet was exceptionally friendly. The beach itself has such a laid back... More 

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

We went just to get a drink whilst our son was fishing we had to wait to be allocated a table and then we were pestered eight times in five minutes about what we wanted to eat despite keep telling them we only wanted a drink. In the end we finished our drinks and left.

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Paisley, Scotland, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

Totally loved this beach, we popped down one afternoon and loved it so much that we went back with the dog on several evenings so he could play, yes there were people about but we had some and he loved running in out out chasing his tennis ball. Even though it was later in the day we were able to... More 

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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

Brilliant Beach! the Car Park is a little tight (main one) where Jamie Oliver's 15 is, but use the 1 across the road as there's plenty of room. You can take your dog onto the beach & the Life Guards are brilliant & friendly. plenty of room so you can have your own little space. One of the better beaches... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

Safe with plenty of lifeguards - especially for youngsters starting out on their body boards. Surf lessons available, refreshments / toilets. Beautiful, clean and smaller beach.

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Surrey, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

My favourite hotel. fantastic location, rooms that make you want to redecorate your home, delicious food in the bar area and not too posh to let you walk around in bare feet covered in sand. Cool vibe.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

Tide was in and hundreds of jellyfish washed up -scared kids. Busy beach but surf great! Easy parking pay by hour toilets handy. We preferred harlyn bay

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Reigate, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015 NEW

We like this hotel as it has a relaxed beach club atmosphere with super spa treatments. We're permitted to take our dog so it feels like a whole family treat.

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Address: Newquay, England
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Newquay

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