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Watergate Bay

Newquay TR8 4AA, England
+44 1637 860353
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Magnifient beach and views.

You see this beach first from the cliffs overlooking the whole of Watergate Bay and the view is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Roddy999
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Newquay, United Kingdom
Lovely wide beach.

Lovely wide beach. good for walking with dogs, especially out of the holiday seasons. Parking is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
mjatsts
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Truro, United Kingdom
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  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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“beach hut” (37 reviews)
“great beach” (80 reviews)
“jamie olivers” (12 reviews)
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Newquay TR8 4AA, England
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+44 1637 860353
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"beach hut"
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"great beach"
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"jamie olivers"
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"kite surfers"
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"car park"
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"living space"
in 7 reviews
"body boarding"
in 35 reviews
"big beach"
in 9 reviews
"dog walkers"
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"public toilets"
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"lovely walk"
in 11 reviews
"dog friendly beach"
in 9 reviews
"rock pools"
in 21 reviews
"coastal path"
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"low tide"
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"clean beach"
in 15 reviews
"plenty of space"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You see this beach first from the cliffs overlooking the whole of Watergate Bay and the view is simply beautiful. Its a billiant place to be, with far reaching golden sands. But you have to abide by the on duty lifeguards because the waters can...More

Thank Roddy999
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely wide beach. good for walking with dogs, especially out of the holiday seasons. Parking is strictly timed with number plate recognition so make sure you allow plenty of time to walk and then enjoy the cafe. Full surf sports hire and tuition available.

Thank mjatsts
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Watergate Bay is a sandy beach around 2.5 miles in length and popular with families, surfers and surf schools. It's a lovely walk in winter too - for dogs and their owners! The long stay car park is free Nov 1st - Mar 31st and...More

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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Pleasant coastal walk from Newquay. Nice beach to let the dog run riot, then go for coffee or meal at Wax after.

Thank ChubbsyKent
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Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Perfect, large flat beach. Dog friendly all year round and lifeguarded in the summer. Perfect spot for the surfers as the waves (especially in winter) get choppy!!

Thank Lara M
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Reviewed 5 January 2018

We thoroughly enjoyed our visit to Watergate Bay - walk along the beach, digging the sand, throwing pebbles in the sea and then a well deserved cuppa and cake in The Beach Hut afterwards. Easy parking, access down the slope/steps and then fresh air to...More

Thank AKL90
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Reviewed 31 December 2017

We ate in Jamie’s 15 restaurant and the views overlooking the bay are absolutely beautiful. It’s such a nice place to walk around.

Thank Louiebear
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Reviewed 29 December 2017

One of the best surf spot in UK maybe in Europe... There is a excellent burger place on the beach, really nice and clean beach

Thank György S
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Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Another amazing beach in Cornwall for the dogs (all 4 of them) Lovely beach for them to run around on. Worth the visit or two...

Thank Michele C
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

The best and largest beach by far. All the amenities you could want plus good parking at reasonable price.

Thank Terry K
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Sarah N
28 January 2018|
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Response from Gary M | Reviewed this property |
Yes I believe so, lovely place straight off the beach...
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meliahemsley
1 September 2017|
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Response from Steve G | Reviewed this property |
If you mean food & drink delivered to you on the beach, then it's no. There are a couple of resturants just off the beach
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