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North Coast Dreaming

North Coast Dreaming

If you’re lucky enough to be savouring an oceanside getaway in the very heart of Cornwall’s iconic Newquay, this gem on the north coast promises a perfect setting for creating those heavenly holiday moments. From waking to the soothing sound of ocean tides and soaking up sun-soaked mornings with a stroll barefoot on the sand, to afternoons boat watching on the harbour and exploring the local beauty spots – however you plan to spend time in Newquay, it’s sure to reset your life balance.

If you’re a surf seeker, the famous waves Fistral beach are the perfect tonic for sea-loving souls. There are twelve spectacular beaches to explore, including the magnificent Lusty Glaze straight from your travel daydreams. For the wanderlusters, venture to secret coves and hidden beaches for the true, wildly Cornish experience – where a dose of quietude awaits off the beaten path.

 A surfer heading into the waves at Fistral Beach 

You’ll never tire of things to see and do in this vibrant coastal town, where eclectic shops, stylish bars and renowned eateries reside - the town has recently developed into quite a foodie heaven, bustling with a range of cafes and bistros to suit every taste. Jam Jar Café offers nutritious breakfast bowls, toasted bagels, smoothies, and a selection of pastries from Da Bara Bakery, ideal for a post-surf pick me up, while the sister restaurant in Crantock serves woodfired sourdough pizzas.

 Beautiful sea views along the Newquay coast with waves gently breaking over rocks in the foreground

Tom Thumb Cocktail Bar delivers delicious cocktail combinations, even offering the option to create and bottle a cocktail for you to enjoy in the comfort of your retreat. The Boathouse is a street food market with a lovely, relaxed atmosphere nestled within Newquay’s harbour, serving a range of delights, from tempting Tacos to tantalising Thai food. If you decide to venture further afield and explore other Cornish towns, the picturesque fishing port of Padstow should be at the top of your must-visit list. Journey to the other side of the coast to popular attractions such as The Eden Project and The Lost Gardens of Heligan for quintessentially Cornish day out.

 Newquay harbour at dusk with lights illuminating the boat-peppered water

From sauntering across silky stretches of golden sand, to evenings perched above the rest of Newquay admiring the peachy hues of a sunset with uninterrupted sea views - every moment in this Cornish paradise promises an unforgettable staycation. Explore more of this beautiful corner of the world and take a look at our Boutique abodes in Newquay here.

Views overlooking The Headland in Newquay at golden hour

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