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.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Newquay?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,397 holiday rentals around Newquay. From 991 cottages to 361 flats & apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Newquay 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: 2,986 holiday rentals
  • Towan Beach: 3,185 holiday rentals
  • Holywell Bay Beach: 3,311 holiday rentals
  • Blue Reef Aquarium: 3,193 holiday rentals
  • Lappa Valley Steam Railway: 3,460 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 Cottages in Newquay?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 991 Cottages in Newquay. Our other popular types of Newquay holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 361 holiday houses
  • Houses: 810 holiday houses
  • Villas: 110 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Newquay?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 142 holiday homes with pool available in Newquay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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