Watergate Bay in Newquay, Cornwall is a popular water sports destination. Golden sands and great waves make this an ideal surf spot. In fact, the 2007 English Nationals Surfing Championships were hosted at this beach.
This family-friendly seaside resort has plenty to keep everyone entertained. The sand is ideal for building sandcastles and visitors may even see a few remarkable pieces of sand art by local experts. The water is safe for swimming and rock pools are perfect for exploring. For the more adventurous visitors, there is an abundance of water sports, including kite surfing, water skiing and paddle boarding to try.
Events are held at the beach throughout the year; families are welcome to watch water sport competitions and participate in fun days. With its golden sands, blue water and striking cliff backdrop, the wonderful Watergate Bay is a perfect balance of natural beauty and contemporary recreation.