Newquay holidays are famous for lazy days on the beach, surfing and the nightlife, but there is much more to enjoy away from the beachfront. Newquay accommodation has been the destination of happy family beach holidays for generations, and for those looking for a real British beach holiday, Newquay, Cornwall is the idea answer.
Newquay holidays mean many things to many people. The excellent surfing in Newquay means that Newquay accommodation in rarely empty, with budding surfers returning summer after summer to enjoy the best of Newquay beach, the waves and the atmosphere. Known as “Surf City UK”, Newquay bursts into life during the summer months, with self catering Newquay accommodation in very high demand throughout the whole of the summer months. There are plenty of opportunities to learn to surf in Newquay, so even if you have never touched a board, cottages in Newquay are the perfect place from which to learn this magnificent sport.
There is far more to Newquay than surfing though. The Atlantic coastline is dramatic, line with glorious beaches and followed by exceptional coastal paths to walk. Family holidays to Newquay rental houses are especially fun, with numerous rock pools to investigate, sheltered beaches to play on and endless water sports centres from which you can hire equipment and get lessons for wake-boarding, scuba diving and surfing. There are also a great number of outdoor activity centres to visit from Newquay accommodation, offering power kiting, rock climbing and horse riding.
Golf is also very popular from cottages in Newquay. There are a great range of Newquay golf courses in the surrounding area, the majority of which are open to the public to play on a pay and play system. There is even a golf course right in the heart of the town, and a great selection of pitch and putt courses around the edge. Family holidays to Newquay rental houses are excellently catered for, and you will certainly not want for activity, come rain or shine.
There are a huge amount of places worth exploring from Newquay accommodation. If you take a car when you take a Newquay cottage, you can explore the charming coastal villages of Cornwall, all the way to Land’s End in the south.
Newquay even has its own little airport. Newquay Airport (NQY) is just a few miles outside the town, and receives flights from throughout the UK, Ireland as well as Dusseldorf and Alicante. Alternatively, if you would prefer to reach your Newquay accommodation by land, there is a well connected rail station and good access by road.