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Nice surfing beach

Another of Newquay's lovely beaches....might see a few surfers...there's a nice holiday apartment... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ali r
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Great beach

Walking on Towan beach when the tide is out is lovely and the views left and right of the other... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
AndyandAlison L
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Reading, United Kingdom
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Beach Road, Newquay TR7 3LN, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Another of Newquay's lovely beaches....might see a few surfers...there's a nice holiday apartment on a rock!!!

1  Thank ali r
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely beach with iconic Island in the foreground and shallow pools for children to play in, Lifeguard patrols are excellent.

2  Thank coro532
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Walking on Towan beach when the tide is out is lovely and the views left and right of the other beaches helps the experience.

Thank AndyandAlison L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

this is a lovely long and wide stretch of golden sandy beach. famous for the rolling waves surfers love and the house on the rock! has lifeguards monitoring the beach, nice cafes, little shops. a great family friendly beach

Thank Madalski C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love watching all the action from the Surfers and Paddle Raft guys and especially felt lucky to see the Gig boats racing out of the Harbour as well as the Trawlers and excursion boats. I always go down Gover Lane and drop into Windy's...More

Thank Bob L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my partner took a walk down Towan Beach and I must say it is beautiful and very well kept. The view is just devine and very relaxing. I highly recommend taking a walk around the top of the whole beach, the scenery is...More

Thank Shodev85
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

nice beach near newquay town close to shops,nice and clean and very nice cliffs,not as busy as fistrel beach .got nice caves.

Thank simon g
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

The boys at the Surf Hire shop were more than terrific! So hospitable and friendly, they really made our stay in Newquay worth it. They were very lenient with the gear they lent us and helped us with finding the best spots for snorkeling. So...More

Thank Madeleine M
Reviewed 4 September 2018

Clean sand and plenty of space. Surf moderate do good for learners and for swimmers. RNLI lifeguards on duty.

Thank penchampkernow
Reviewed 4 September 2018

I would recommend this wee bakery for it's great cakes - the toffee apple cake in particular! Also their clotted cream tea was simply delicious. There are plenty of tables above the beach to sit at and the staff who serve in the cabin are...More

Thank Moira R
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If you go make sure it is a calm day. The undercurrents around Cornwall can be dangerous.
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