Newquay is a seaside resort on the north coast of Cornwall and is one of the UK’s favourite holiday destinations.

The town is popular mainly for its beaches of which there are 9 fantastic examples within close proximity to the town. All of the beaches are sandy, family friendly and have lifeguard cover during the holiday seasons.

Newquay is also the surf capital of the UK and it’s not surprising with the number of great surf spots including Fistral beach. Fistral is home to the famous Boardmasters surf competition which takes place during August each year. The Boardmasters Festival sees, surfing and music lovers descend on Newquay and nearby Watergate Bay to watch surfing, listen to live bands, eat, drink and relax in the sun.

There is also a huge range of things to do during your time in Newquay. With a great selection of restaurants and attractions such as Newquay Zoo and Blue Reef Aquarium, this fabulous Cornish town really does have it all.