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Fistral Beach

Headland Road, Newquay TR7 1HY, England
+44 1637 850584
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Such a good Beach

First time I've surfed can easily hire equipment and it was amazing, great beach. Will definitely... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Exeter, United Kingdom
via mobile
The most beautiful beach I've to

I write many reviews on trip advisor but i have never considered writing a review about a beach... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
London, United Kingdom
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This splendid beach offers excellent water for surfing and body boarding.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Headland Road, Newquay TR7 1HY, England
+44 1637 850584
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

First time I've surfed can easily hire equipment and it was amazing, great beach. Will definitely be returning in the summer!

Thank Lucy2117
Reviewed 2 days ago

I write many reviews on trip advisor but i have never considered writing a review about a beach until now. My partner and I were fortunate enough to stay at The Headland Hotel and Spa right on Little Fistral beach. Each morning we opened the...More

Thank Pringlethepug
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Beautiful beach spotlessly clean great facilities for food etc either end of beach home of British Surfing

Thank M3evodakar
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We love Fistral beach. The parking is reasonable (£3 for the day) and during the winter months dogs are allowed on the beach. At low tide there is loads of room to roam.

Thank James T
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A must visit as this is the most stunning place to watch the sun go down. Great beach for dogs. Easy assessable. If you want to park on the beach car park there is a charge but that’s the case across Cornwall. You won’t be...More

Thank Sykers
Reviewed 1 week ago

Love Fistral. Such a lovely place. Todays visit we sat on the sand dunes watching the waves crash on the rocks. The beach is clean and well looked after with a good few shops at the North End and a lovely cafe at the South...More

1  Thank Justin H
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is just one of a number of brilliant sandy beaches all around Cornwall. The beach itself is kepted very clean and, in the summer, staff litter pickers ensure it stays like it. It is also one of the main north coast beaches for surfing,...More

Thank Roddy999
Reviewed 1 week ago

For me Fistral is where i want to be,watching surfers, walking,drinking and eating., good toilets,some of the best for facilities,dogs welcome everywhere. Good weather is always a plus but i love it when its snowing. Surfing Championships in season and Run for the Sun in...More

1  Thank anne h
Reviewed 1 week ago

although we were there in january, and the weather was mixed we had a good time. the beach was still being used by surfers and families having a great time.

1  Thank david_gretton1950
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely walk on the beach. Great to see surfers out even in this cold weather. Would like to come back in spring or summer

Thank deepauburn
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Susan P
30 September 2017|
Response from KatyRibbit | Reviewed this property |
I like the Falmouth Bay Seafood Restaurant in Truro.
Nicky B
28 August 2017|
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Response from sevans153 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, lockers and showers, up the steps next to the toilets.
31 July 2017|
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Response from Busyasabe |
Yes they are. We were there last Monday. It's a fantastic beach for dogs to run to their hearts content 😌