"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Holywell Bay Beach

Holywell Bay is on the north coast of Cornwall. It is a rural sandy beach, approximately 1.2 kilometres wide, backed by cliffs and sand dunes. There is a stream that flows across the southern end of the beach.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Newquay

Local authority: Cornwall Council

OS Grid Reference: SW765594

Awards

Green Coast Beach

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Holywell Bay Beach

  • Holywell Bay Fun Park (1m)
  • Tunnels Through Time (3m)
  • Buccaneer Bay (3m)
  • Blue Reef Aquarium (3m)
  • Perranzabuloe Folk Museum (3m)
  • Pure Comedy Club (3m)
  • Newquay Zoo (4m)
  • 'Waterworld' (4m)
  • Jungle Jacks Newquay (4m)
  • World in Miniature (4m)
  • Trevilley Farm Shop (4m)
  • Lusty Glaze (4m)
  • Oasis Fun Pool (4m)
  • Lappa Valley Steam Railway (4m)

Tourist Information

Newquay
Tourist Information Centre
Municipal Offices
Marcus Hill
Cornwall
England
TR7 1BD

Phone 01637 854 020
Email newquay.tic@cornwall.gov.uk
http://www.visitnewquay.org/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Wednesday 29 March

06:00


Chance of rain 14%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 92%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 13%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
SSW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 90%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 42%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
SSW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 90%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 14%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
SSW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 79%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
SSW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 90%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 52%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
SSW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 93%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
06:49 BST
(05:49 GMT)
Low Tide
13:09 BST
(12:09 GMT)
High Tide
19:08 BST
(18:08 GMT)

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point and may not be accurate for this location. You should not rely on these times for anything other than a broad indication of when the tide will be at its highest or lowest.

In particular, these tide times are not suitable for navigational use. Accurate tide forecasts require complex calculations and detailed local information. If you intend to engage in any activity for which tidal information is important for safety reasons (including sailing, powerboating, diving, and surfing) then you should obtain professional data.

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The beach is set within a bay and is formed by a large expanse of sand which is backed by sand dunes.

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