"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 22 November

06:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 11mph.
SSW
Pressure 999
Humidity 99%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 10mph, gusting to 13mph.
SSW
Pressure 996
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 83%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 11mph, gusting to 15mph.
SSW
Pressure 992
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 89%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 10mph, gusting to 14mph.
SSW
Pressure 989
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 62%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 12mph.
SSW
Pressure 986
Humidity 90%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 65%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 11mph.
SSW
Pressure 985
Humidity 90%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
00:53 GMT
High Tide
06:55 GMT
Low Tide
13:12 GMT
High Tide
19:11 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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