Local Attractions

Local attractions in Newquay, Cornwall

If you are looking for B and B accommodation and local attractions in Newquay, Cornwall, visit Aquarius B and B. 


Kids' attractions and fun activities

Newquay boasts eleven of the finest beaches in the UK and has become the mecca for surfers around the country. A list of all the beaches in the area can be accessed using the following link: www.newquayguide.co.uk/content/newquay-beach-map.

If you’re looking for surfing lessons during your stay, visit: www.offshoresurfschool.com and book with one of the longest running surf schools in Newquay.

The nearest beach, Lusty Glaze (www.lustyglaze.co.uk), is just 5 minutes' walk away and gives visitors access to a whole host of activities including surfing, coasteering, abseiling, rock climbing and one of Europe’s longest, highest and fastest zip wires.

Other nearby beaches include Fistral, which hosts the Ripcurl Boardmasters, Europe’s largest surf, skate and music festival, and Watergate Bay, another favourite with surfers with its two miles of golden sand.


B and B accommodation

If you are planning on visiting Newquay, why not stay at Aquarius B and B, situated minutes away from the beach and the nightlife of Newquay?

After a sun-kissed day spent enjoying the activities and scenery in and around Newquay, it’s time to experience the award winning and very diverse selection of restaurants, pubs and clubs.


You can eat out at one of the numerous restaurants available in Newquay. To get a full list go to: www.eatoutcornwall.com/restaurants-in/newquay

At Aquarius, we include a choice of a full English or continental breakfast, as well as various cereals and fruit.

There is also a wide selection of takeaways available, from pizzas to fish and chips, burgers to curries.


There’s plenty to do in Newquay once the sun sets, from relaxing bars and traditional pubs, to nightclubs. Alternatively visit one of the many live music venues to hear local and international acts.

Follow the link for a full list of bars and clubs and see where they can all be found: www.visitnewquay.org/travel-newquay/virtual-high-street.php?map=night
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Looking for kids' attractions in Newquay, Cornwall? Call Aquarius B and B now on 
01637 851 471 and 07815 533 707
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Flynqy Pilot Training:

Just 6 miles away from Newquay, Flynqy offer various trial flight experiences. You will have the stunning coastlines and landscapes of Cornwall and Devon to look upon, and will be afforded the opportunity to take the controls whilst flying. 

Their aircrafts consist of two Cessna 152s, a Robin DR400 and a Piper PA28.

Newquay Zoo

Newquay Zoo:

See over 130 different species in lush, lakeside gardens.

Waterworld swimming pool

Waterworld Swimming Pool:

6 Lane 25m Swimming Pool
Tropical Fun Pool
2 Water Flumes
Snake Floatie
Water Play Hut with Cannon and Tipper
Erupting Volcano
Snake Fountain

Newquay golf course

Newquay Golf Course:

A great place to enjoy a round of golf overlooking the sea.

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Dairy Land

Just 4 miles from Newquay, Dairyland offers indoor and outdoor fun throughout the year. An all-weather attraction with:

The Bull Pen indoor play area
Soft play areas & ball pool
Drop slides
Raging bulls ride
Mini tractors
Milking Clarabelle
Adventure playgrounds
Farm animals & bottle feeding
Nature trail and lakes
Lamborghini hayride
Maize Maze
Milking daily of a rare breed herd
Farm Museum and Cornish Heritage
Clarabelle's Kitchen Food & Drink

Pirates Quest

Pirates Quest:

Pirate’s Quest is an immersive walk-through experience which combines talented theatrical actors, amazing special effects, and detailed 360⁰ sets in an authentic, atmospheric adventure.

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Lappa Valley Steam Railway:

In the unique historic setting of the Lappa Valley you will find loads of fun things to do and discover! There are three separate miniature steam railway lines running through this oasis of conservation.
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Amusements, rides and activities, plus exhibitions including Britain in the Blitz and the Victorian Village – a family fun day out whatever the weather.
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Eden Project:

Just 18 miles away, the Eden Project is a top garden and conservation tourist attraction and educational charity.

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