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Newquay Town in Cornwall

Photograph of Newquay


Newquay (Cornish: Tewynn Pleustri or Towan Blystra) is a town, civil parish, seaside resort and fishing port on the north Atlantic coast of Cornwall. It is bounded to the west by the River Gannel and its associated salt marsh, and in the east by the Porth Valley. The town has been expanding inland since it was founded. According to the 2001 census it had a permanent population of 19,423.

Tourist Information

The nearest source of local information is available from Newquay Tourist Information Centre.

Events near Newquay

Thu, 12 Jul - Sat, 08 Sep (ca. 2 km)

Paulos Circus Newquay

Thu, 23 Aug (ca. 7 km)

Theatre at Bedruthan: The Reluctant Dragon

Thu, 6 Sep (ca. 13 km)

The Bats of Horner Wood Guided Walk

Sat, 8 Sep (ca. 7 km)

Cornwall Air Ambulance Open Day

Sat, 15 Sep (ca. 22 km)

'Woodland Memory Walk'

Sat, 22 Sep (ca. 5 km)

Cornwall Air Ambulance Runway Runaround 2018

Sat, 29 Sep (ca. 22 km)

Whitegold Festival

Sat, 13 - Sun, 14 Oct (ca. 11 km)

Mid-Century and Vintage Fair

Thu, 18 - Wed, 24 Oct (ca. 22 km)

Silver and Metal Clay Narrative Jewellery with Iwona Tamborska

Tue, 30 Oct (ca. 0 km)

Fright Night: Murder Mystery

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Dining out near Newquay

Local Accommodation


Cottage Holidays

There is a great choice of cottages for rent in the local area. Take a look at the beautiful cottages in Newquay, Holywell Bay, Watergate Bay and St Columb Major.

Holiday Parks

Holiday Parks

Stay at a nearby Holiday Park and keep the kids amused all day! Parks in the vicinity include those at:




arrowSt Columb Major



Plenty of hotels are available locally. Consider those in the local towns:

	arrowWatergate Bay

	arrowSt Columb Major




Caravan Holidays

In the vicinity is a choice of camping and caravan sites offering high quality, affordable holiday accommodation. Consider camps in Newquay, Perranporth, Padstow and Truro.

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