Attractions in the Newquay Area


  • Visitor Attractions

    • Screech Owl SanctuaryScreech Owl Sanctuary

      St Columb Major
      Here at the Screech Owl Sanctuary you will meet a large collection of owl species from all over the world and enjoy a unique chance to learn about owl conservation and education. We are located near Indian Queens, in mid Cornwall, just off the A30. We are easy to reach from towns and seaside resorts including Bodmin, Wadebridge, Padstow, Newquay and St Austell.

    • Golfing in CornwallGolfing in Cornwall

      A directory of the main golf courses in Cornwall.

    • Dairyland Farm WorldDairyland Farm World

      Summercourt
      Enjoy the fun of an all weather attraction providing entertainment for all ages – So much more for the whole family to enjoy… rain or shine.

    • Blue Reef AquariumBlue Reef Aquarium

      Newquay
      The ultimate undersea safari. From the drama of the Cornish coastline to the underwater gardens of the Mediterranean and the dazzling beauty of a Caribbean tropical reef. The Blue Reef Aquarium brings the magic of the undersea world alive through over 30 living displays, regular talks and feeding demonstrations.

    • Discerning Traveller Walking ToursDiscerning Traveller Walking Tours

      Enjoy a self-guided hiking holiday at a leisurely pace, with a warm welcome at comfortable lodgings each night. Walk from Land’s End to St Ives through Bronze Age fields, by undersea tin mines and granite Cornish villages; along King Arthur’s Tintagel coast and Bodmin Moor; or from Polperro to Fowey on Cornwall’s south coast loved by Daphne Du Maurier. Optional visits to Eden. Walk light – we move your bags each day!

    • Newquay Laser CombatNewquay Laser Combat

      White Cross
      Fast paced and exciting with all the thrill of paintball with none of the mess. State of the art infra-red guns with laser dot sights with quarter of a mile range, as harmless as your TV remote control. No mess, no bruises. Centrally located near Newquay and the A30.

    • Holywell Bay Fun ParkHolywell Bay Fun Park

      Holywell Bay
      Holywell Bay Fun Park really is ‘The best fun day out in Cornwall’. With FREE entry and FREE parking, the ‘Pay as you Play’ system guarantees a brilliant value family day out. We offer attractions to keep all ages entertained, From Formula 1 to Bumper Boats; no one will ever want to leave! You just need to buy the tokens for the rides YOU want to go on.

    • Lappa Valley Steam RailwayLappa Valley Steam Railway

      St Newlyn East
      Ride on three different sizes of railway – 15″ gauge steam railway, 10 1/4″ diesel railway and 7 1/4″ petrol-driven APT outline – plus at East Wheal Rose Cornish mine enjoy a great family day on our boating lake, play areas, crazy golf and turf maze.

    • Newquay ZooNewquay Zoo

      Newquay
      If you enjoy lush exotic lakeside gardens in the company of free ranging mara, monkeys, wallabies and a host of fascinating birds you’ll love a visit to Newquay’s Zoological Gardens.

    • Beaches in CornwallBeaches in Cornwall

      What could be better than a day at the beach in Cornwall? With many of the UK’s finest beaches, Cornwall has over 250 miles of glorious coastline for you to explore. Along with some hidden treasures, we have information on the most popular beaches in the county including the premier surfing beach at Fistral in Newquay, beautiful Carbis Bay near St Ives and the great family beach of Summerleaze in Bude.

    • South West Lakes TrustSouth West Lakes Trust

      The region’s largest combined environmental and recreational charity, South West Lakes Trust manages 50 inland waters. Facilities and opportunities for activities vary from site to site. At some you will find campsites, activity centres and waymarked walks. Some are ideal for coarse or trout angling, watersports, picnicking and relaxing.

    • Trerice ManorTrerice Manor

      St Newlyn East
      A delightfull small Elizabethan manor house, Trerice is an architectural gem hidden away from the world in a web of narrow lanes and still somehow caught in the spirit of its age. Look out for Tudor-themed family and adult workshops, family trails and special Living History days.

    • Springfields Fun & Pony CentreSpringfields Fun & Pony Centre

      St Columb Major
      A Family Adventure Park with ponies, farm animals, boating and a fun barn. For all the family….whatever the weather. In addition to a wide variety of British ponies there are goats, lambs, calves, ducks, rabbits and other farm animals to feed and groom. Everyone has the opportunity to interact with the animals. Located in Mid Cornwall near St Columb Major and the A30.

    • Accommodation with FishingAccommodation with Fishing

      This page lists more than 20 accommodation providers who particularly feature their fishing. Ranging from 1-2 lakes, large fisheries and one park with 15 lakes.

    • Newquay PaintballNewquay Paintball

      White Cross
      Newquay Paintball has a mixture of speedball and woodland zones with bunkers, fortified positions and natural cover giving an exciting and atmospheric combination. Morning or afternoon sessions available – sensible footwear is a must. We are one of the best sites for paintball in Cornwall, not far from the A30.

  • Visitor Attractions

    • Accommodation with FishingAccommodation with Fishing

      This page lists more than 20 accommodation providers who particularly feature their fishing. Ranging from 1-2 lakes, large fisheries and one park with 15 lakes.

    • Beaches in CornwallBeaches in Cornwall

      What could be better than a day at the beach in Cornwall? With many of the UK’s finest beaches, Cornwall has over 250 miles of glorious coastline for you to explore. Along with some hidden treasures, we have information on the most popular beaches in the county including the premier surfing beach at Fistral in Newquay, beautiful Carbis Bay near St Ives and the great family beach of Summerleaze in Bude.

    • Blue Reef AquariumBlue Reef Aquarium

      Newquay
      The ultimate undersea safari. From the drama of the Cornish coastline to the underwater gardens of the Mediterranean and the dazzling beauty of a Caribbean tropical reef. The Blue Reef Aquarium brings the magic of the undersea world alive through over 30 living displays, regular talks and feeding demonstrations.

    • Dairyland Farm WorldDairyland Farm World

      Summercourt
      Enjoy the fun of an all weather attraction providing entertainment for all ages – So much more for the whole family to enjoy… rain or shine.

    • Discerning Traveller Walking ToursDiscerning Traveller Walking Tours

      Enjoy a self-guided hiking holiday at a leisurely pace, with a warm welcome at comfortable lodgings each night. Walk from Land’s End to St Ives through Bronze Age fields, by undersea tin mines and granite Cornish villages; along King Arthur’s Tintagel coast and Bodmin Moor; or from Polperro to Fowey on Cornwall’s south coast loved by Daphne Du Maurier. Optional visits to Eden. Walk light – we move your bags each day!

    • Golfing in CornwallGolfing in Cornwall

      A directory of the main golf courses in Cornwall.

    • Holywell Bay Fun ParkHolywell Bay Fun Park

      Holywell Bay
      Holywell Bay Fun Park really is ‘The best fun day out in Cornwall’. With FREE entry and FREE parking, the ‘Pay as you Play’ system guarantees a brilliant value family day out. We offer attractions to keep all ages entertained, From Formula 1 to Bumper Boats; no one will ever want to leave! You just need to buy the tokens for the rides YOU want to go on.

    • Lappa Valley Steam RailwayLappa Valley Steam Railway

      St Newlyn East
      Ride on three different sizes of railway – 15″ gauge steam railway, 10 1/4″ diesel railway and 7 1/4″ petrol-driven APT outline – plus at East Wheal Rose Cornish mine enjoy a great family day on our boating lake, play areas, crazy golf and turf maze.

    • Newquay Laser CombatNewquay Laser Combat

      White Cross
      Fast paced and exciting with all the thrill of paintball with none of the mess. State of the art infra-red guns with laser dot sights with quarter of a mile range, as harmless as your TV remote control. No mess, no bruises. Centrally located near Newquay and the A30.

    • Newquay PaintballNewquay Paintball

      White Cross
      Newquay Paintball has a mixture of speedball and woodland zones with bunkers, fortified positions and natural cover giving an exciting and atmospheric combination. Morning or afternoon sessions available – sensible footwear is a must. We are one of the best sites for paintball in Cornwall, not far from the A30.

    • Newquay ZooNewquay Zoo

      Newquay
      If you enjoy lush exotic lakeside gardens in the company of free ranging mara, monkeys, wallabies and a host of fascinating birds you’ll love a visit to Newquay’s Zoological Gardens.

    • Screech Owl SanctuaryScreech Owl Sanctuary

      St Columb Major
      Here at the Screech Owl Sanctuary you will meet a large collection of owl species from all over the world and enjoy a unique chance to learn about owl conservation and education. We are located near Indian Queens, in mid Cornwall, just off the A30. We are easy to reach from towns and seaside resorts including Bodmin, Wadebridge, Padstow, Newquay and St Austell.

    • South West Lakes TrustSouth West Lakes Trust

      The region’s largest combined environmental and recreational charity, South West Lakes Trust manages 50 inland waters. Facilities and opportunities for activities vary from site to site. At some you will find campsites, activity centres and waymarked walks. Some are ideal for coarse or trout angling, watersports, picnicking and relaxing.

    • Springfields Fun & Pony CentreSpringfields Fun & Pony Centre

      St Columb Major
      A Family Adventure Park with ponies, farm animals, boating and a fun barn. For all the family….whatever the weather. In addition to a wide variety of British ponies there are goats, lambs, calves, ducks, rabbits and other farm animals to feed and groom. Everyone has the opportunity to interact with the animals. Located in Mid Cornwall near St Columb Major and the A30.

    • Trerice ManorTrerice Manor

      St Newlyn East
      A delightfull small Elizabethan manor house, Trerice is an architectural gem hidden away from the world in a web of narrow lanes and still somehow caught in the spirit of its age. Look out for Tudor-themed family and adult workshops, family trails and special Living History days.