"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Newquay - Towan Beach

Towan is in Newquay Bay on the north coast of Cornwall. It is a shingle beach resort approximately 300 metres wide backed by cliffs and the town of Newquay.

Beach type: Shingle

Nearest town: Newquay

Local authority: Cornwall Council

OS Grid Reference: SW810619

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Newquay - Towan Beach

  • Blue Reef Aquarium (0m)
  • Buccaneer Bay (0m)
  • Tunnels Through Time (0m)
  • Pure Comedy Club (0m)
  • Newquay Zoo (1m)
  • 'Waterworld' (1m)
  • Lusty Glaze (1m)
  • Jungle Jacks Newquay (1m)
  • Trevilley Farm Shop (2m)
  • Oasis Fun Pool (2m)
  • Cornwall Pearl (3m)
  • Holywell Bay Fun Park (3m)
  • Lappa Valley Steam Railway (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 Tuesday 11 December

06:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SSE
Pressure 1023
Humidity 88%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SSE
Pressure 1022
Humidity 82%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSE
Pressure 1021
Humidity 79%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSE
Pressure 1019
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 13%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSE
Pressure 1017
Humidity 85%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 77%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSE
Pressure 1016
Humidity 89%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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Accomodation near Newquay - Towan Beach

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Tell us what you think about Newquay - Towan Beach

The beach, backed by a sea wall, is completely tide washed. It has Newquay Harbour and the island flanking two sides, and a grass amenity area overlooks the beach from the town side.

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