Destination guide

The friendly area of Newquay awaits your stay

The ocean views and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Newquay. This welcoming city is known for its surfing, spas and theme park. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Newquay

Do you want to find things to do during your stay? Travellers enjoy fun activities like surfing and swimming. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Newquay a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Oasis Fun Pools (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Newquay Zoo (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Great Western Beach (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Treloy Golf Club (1.8 mi / 3 km)
  • Pirate's Quest Newquay (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Blue Reef Aquarium (2 mi / 3.2 km)

Seasonal weather in Newquay

Travellers enjoy Newquay for its surfing. If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 18°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Newquay

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Newquay is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lusty Glaze Beach (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Porth Beach (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Tolcarne Beach (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Great Western Beach (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Towan Beach (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Fistral Beach (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Newquay

Fly into Newquay (NQY-Newquay Cornwall), the closest airport, located 3.1 mi (4.9 km) from the city centre.

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Quintrell Downs Station or Newquay Station to see more of the city.

Where to stay near Newquay?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,083 holiday rentals near Newquay. From 1,251 Houses to 1,035 Cottages, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Newquay for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Newquay?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Newquay. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Watergate Bay: 3,939 holiday rentals
  • Porth Beach: 4,198 holiday rentals
  • Watergate Bay Beach: 3,935 holiday rentals
  • Crantock Beach: 4,132 holiday rentals
  • Holywell Bay Beach: 4,435 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Newquay listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Newquay?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 1,251 Houses in Newquay. Our other popular types of Newquay holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 1,035 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 570 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 1,035 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Villas and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Newquay?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 171 holiday homes with pool available in Newquay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.