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Watergate Bay

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Address: Newquay TR8 4AA, England
Phone Number: 01637860353
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fantastic beach

Being going to watergate bay for years, it doesn't change. a good safe place to paddle or body board. Life guards on duty, very helpful. a small selection of shops to provide... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Being going to watergate bay for years, it doesn't change. a good safe place to paddle or body board. Life guards on duty, very helpful. a small selection of shops to provide refreshment whilst on the beach.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is an ideal beach for a safe dip in the sea, stayed close by for a couple of nights. Hire out a wet suit and body board for 3 hours and get in the surf.

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Stevenage
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A really lovely beach with small breakers ideal for boogey boards. Beach was busy but not cramped. A few shops to buy boards, wetsuits etc.

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Thank Razfiend
Worcestershire, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Great beach,very clean. We love this beach its our favourite, dog friendly too which is great for us . :D

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Thank natc895
Cornwall
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I love Watergate Bay the beach is lovely for walking on when the tide is out. We live mid Cornwall and this is always our first choice for an evening stroll on a hot day or a lovely Winter walk. It's a good beach for dog walking as there is only one way on and off the beach.

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Thank cornishfamilyof4
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Attended boardmasters last weekend- what a beautiful setting Gorgeous beach, gorgeous sunsets... cant wait to come back to enjoy the beach properly

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Thank 1KerryB1983
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We always love going to Watergate Bay, large area of beach when tide is out, streams for children to play in. Parking £6.80 for all day or less if you park further away Toilets 20p and shower but not sure of cost

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Thank Victoria J
Bedford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited Watergate Bay for Boardmasters 2016. The beach is stunning the views from the top of the hill are spectacular. I would recommend coming here. They have some great bars and restaurants also.

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Windsor, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful beach which is great for novice surfers having lessons, although dog friendly the beach is very clean, the restaurant is a little prices but good, quality food. Plenty of parking a short walk away. The rip current can be strong but the RNLI lifeguards are on hand Lovely beach well worth a visit

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Thank Matt H
Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Watergate Bay really is a gem of a place. With crystal clear water, sparkling soft sand and a welcoming family atmosphere it is a beach to suit everybody. We came here late afternoon on a wonderfully warm and sunny day during the summer holidays, there was ample parking and the stretch of coast is so big you can always find... More 

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