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Address: Headland Rd, Newquay TR7 1HY, England
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+44 1637 850584
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This splendid beach offers excellent water for surfing and body boarding.

This splendid beach offers excellent water for surfing and body boarding.

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Fistral Beach

We are frequent visitors to Fistral Beach, Newquay, Cornwall as we live close by. It's a dramatic piece of coastline whatever the weather. Great for surfing, dog walking and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
vickinewquay
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Newquay, United Kingdom
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Newquay, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We are frequent visitors to Fistral Beach, Newquay, Cornwall as we live close by. It's a dramatic piece of coastline whatever the weather. Great for surfing, dog walking and sunbathing. Has good facilities for eating too.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I lovely place to visit, not been for 25 years. Just as good as I remember. Took my son for the first time and he wants to go back.

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Thank mikeyzx6
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Have spent many a time at fistral beach and love every minute of it. Have seen so many changes to facilities well worth a visit

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sabadellexpatbrit
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Used to come here surfing back in the 1970s!! Certainly very different now but Fistral still offers cracking waves. Just have a walk down and enjoy the beach and admire the skills

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Clean sands, clear sea, fantastic surfing. Beautiful dunes and views. Dog friendly. Just enough shops, places to eat, toilets and showers. A short walk into town. Beware the car parking though, pay as soon as you get there else you will be stung with a ticket!

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Make sure you buy a parking ticket! We got stung with a £60 fine parking on an empty beach in the middle of winter, really annoying!!

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Yorkshire Dales National Park, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A good place to exercise dogs and children. Dunes and streams, the inlet and the shore all add to the variety here. It is popular but not overcrowded. Definitely worth repeat visits. Popular for water sports such as surfing and paddle boarding.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Both my wife and myself are unable to walk far,the pentire is a long way out if you have walking difficulties but there are buses within reach and taxis.

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london
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful beach, but beware of the parking -- we were hit with a £60 fine charge a week later! Seems one still has to pay on Boxing Day, no breaks! We were staying at the lovely Headland Hotel and my husband drove me down to the beach area as I was unable to walk due to an... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Me and my boyfriend enjoyed a lovely winter walk along this beach in Jan 2017. It was stunning in the winter sun. Depending which end you park it's either free or £3 for the day. If you were on the beach looking out to sea, the road on your left has free roadside parking, the carpark with shops and cafe's... More 

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