"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Newquay - Great Western Beach

Great Western is in Newquay Bay on the north coast of Cornwall. It is a sandy beach resort approximately 250 metres wide backed by cliffs and the town of Newquay.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Newquay

Local authority: Cornwall Council

OS Grid Reference: SW815618

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Newquay - Great Western Beach

  • Pure Comedy Club (0m)
  • Blue Reef Aquarium (0m)
  • Buccaneer Bay (0m)
  • Newquay Zoo (0m)
  • Tunnels Through Time (0m)
  • 'Waterworld' (0m)
  • Lusty Glaze (1m)
  • Jungle Jacks Newquay (1m)
  • Trevilley Farm Shop (2m)
  • Oasis Fun Pool (2m)
  • Cornwall Pearl (2m)
  • Lappa Valley Steam Railway (3m)
  • Holywell Bay Fun Park (3m)
  • Dairyland Farm World (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

Forecast for Sunday 16 December

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSW
Pressure 1005
Humidity 80%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 35%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
S
Pressure 1004
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 78%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
S
Pressure 1002
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 61%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
WSW
Pressure 1003
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
WNW
Pressure 1006
Humidity 77%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 35%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
WNW
Pressure 1010
Humidity 79%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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Accomodation near Newquay - Great Western Beach

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Tell us what you think about Newquay - Great Western Beach

A beautiful sheltered sandy beach surrounded by high cliffs. The beach is fully tidal and completely covered at high tide. It is popular with surfers who want to avoid the heavy swells at Fistral beach. It is quieter than the neighbouring Towan beach.

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