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Watergate Bay

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Address: Newquay, England
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Activities: Dining, Surfing

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Anniversary meal at Jamie Oliver's Fifteen restaurant.

Absolutely amazing! Every single detail. Highly recommended. Service second to none! Food 'taster menu' absolutely incredible.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 24, 2015
Adrian H
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Rawtenstall, United Kingdom
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Rawtenstall, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

Absolutely amazing! Every single detail. Highly recommended. Service second to none! Food 'taster menu' absolutely incredible.

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Pfarrkirchen, Germany
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 NEW

It´s a very nice cliff walk from Porth to Watergate Bay where you can have a nice cappucino - either at the beach or in a cafe. We really enjoyed it sitting in the sun and watching the sea!

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London, United Kingdom
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133 reviews 133 reviews
68 attraction reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

We stayed at Beachcombers here - which was excellent - and the bay is almost private as it's hidden away at the bottom of two steep roads. The beach is quite big - wide and deep - and well serviced by RNLI lifeguards etc. There are various surfing schools here - and a 'Jamies 15'. Watergate is quiet and so... More 

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Great cliff walks lots of beach activities not for those wanting plastic entertainment though but lots of events on the beach but you need to check when these are. Brilliant sand for castles etc rock pools on beach shop and cafe

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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 via mobile

A beautiful, tranquil location with great surfing available. Local restaurants, hotel & pub all offer great food & a pleasant experience

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Nottingham
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Smaller than fistral beach and nothing much to walk to but if you are just wanting to go to a clean pretty beach for a day then this is perfect. Ideal for families.

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135 reviews 135 reviews
34 attraction reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Fabulous beach with surf dudes, dog walkers, rock pools, bars and and amazing vista. However beware as once the tide turns most of the beach is gone and you'd need the services of the ever present lifeguards should you be too far along.

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

There was racing in the sea to watch, Fifteen for food or The Watergate Bay Hotel to just sit in the sun with a glass of wine and look at the sea

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

Amazing place we love it 👍😀will defiantly go back again soon Staff were great food excellent,beautiful view

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

I loved Watergate Bay, very chilled but nice, rooms great, food great, lovely buzzy but fun chilled atmosphere

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