On the southwestern tip of England, you'll find the county of Cornwall. Cornwall's Atlantic Coast plays host to one of the U.K.'s favourite seaside holiday destinations - the quaint harbour town of Newquay. It has a number of natural attractions such as the magnificent wooded valley of Cardinham Woods that is the perfect destination for walking. There are other family-friendly attractions such as the Blue Reef Aquarium, overlooking the Atlantic Ocean.
Newquay boasts some exceptional pubs, restaurants and cafes (the ambiance and traditional pub menu at The Red Lion are especially noteworthy) and many of its winding streets are pedestrian-friendly, making exploring its winding streets on foot a pleasure.
The fact that the town offers numerous types of accommodation suitable for parties of all sizes and tastes is another reason that it attracts huge numbers of visitors. Holiday cottages Newquay wide are readily available year round. There are options that offer the privacy that makes a romantic weekend away so special, as well as rental cottage accommodation with gardens that are suitable for larger families or groups of friends. No matter the choice these cottages are ideal for those who want easy access to the delights of this seaside town.
Exploring the 12 beaches that surround Newquay is a pleasure. Each beach has its own unique identity from Fistral Beach which is famous for the quality of its surfing. One of the delights of visiting the beaches of Newquay is that many are dog friendly (for instance Mawgan Porth Beach - but there are many more).
Families are especially drawn to Newquay because of the wide variety of family-friendly activities. It is home to Cornwall's largest aquarium and zoo - and there are also the character-filled theme parks of Flambards and Camel Creek. The Lappa Valley Steam Railway is miniature fun or those who want to try their hand at offshore fishing, can choose from numerous charter operators that launch from Newquay harbour (which offers some great restaurants and cafes - enjoy the best fish and chips in Newquay at the Harbour Rest Cafe).
Those with children will be delighted to know that many restaurants and cafes offer outdoor play areas. Concho Lounge is dog-friendly and the Bearded Brewery which produces some award-winning ciders (and boasts great pizza) is also well worth a visit.
There are numerous types of accommodation available to those who want o explore Newquay. Holiday cottages Newquay are among the most popular. Many welcome furry companions - making a cottage ideal for those who want to enjoy the dog-friendly beaches and other Newquay attractions.