Useful Web Resources for your Stay in Newquay has lots of local ‘Things to Do’:  

Local Popular:

South West Coast Path 


Escape Surf School 


For the Kids and Big Kids!

Blue Reef Aquarium                               

Newquay Zoo                                       

Newquay Pirates Quest     

Flambards Adventure Park                  

Crealy Adventure Park                          

Dairy Land Farm World       

Jungle Jacks Kids Play                          

Holy Well Fun Park                                 


Valued local organisations and charities:

Newquay Lions Club                              

Cornwall Air Ambulance   

Help Izzy Walk Foundation                  

Joe Way Paddle for Life      

Newquay Surf Life Saving

Surfers Against Sewage     

Newquay BID                                          

Rainbow Run


Boardmasters Surf & Music              

Fish Festival                                      

St Pirans Day            

May Day (‘Obby ‘Oss)                         

Electric Beach                                         

Cider Festival                                            

Tunes in the Dunes                             

Newquay Pie & Ale Festival               

Sundowner Music Sessions                  

Famous NQY New Years Eve            

Cornish Language Weekend (held at Sandy Lodge)

Sports Clubs:

Newquay Football Club     

Newquay Rugby Hornets  

Cornwall Squash                    

Newquay Road Runners   

Newquay Netball                                  

Newquay Hockey                                   

Newquay Tennis                   

Newquay Swimming                            

Euchre League                             

Newquay Pool League                           


Newquay Slimming World                  


Why choose Newquay for your holiday destination?

Why choose Newquay for your holiday destination?

Fistral Beach Newquay

Newquay’s Famous Fistral Beach

Newquay is a small town situated in the centre of the North Coast of Cornwall, we have the advantage of having some of Europe’s Premier Golden Sandy beaches which includes the World Famous Fistral Beach offering world class surf all year round. Newquay’s Central location within the county ensures it is the perfect base from which to explore all that Cornwall has to offer with the Far West and East of the County comfortably accessible within an hour’s drive.

If you’re looking for a walking holiday we have some of the most beautiful and dramatic coastal walks and when the tide’s low the beaches often join up providing opportunities for lengthy beach strolls . Newquay is perfect for all the Family, romantic weekends away or holiday breaks of all kinds.

Newquay has it all, from days out at the Newquay Zoo or Newquay Sea Life Centre to a trip to Newquay Harbour which offers boat and fishing excursions. At low tide many of Newquay’s Beaches offer great opportunities for the kids to go crabbing and explore the exposed rock pools.

Newquay Harbour

Tranquil Newquay Harbour

For the more adventurous Newquay has much to offer from Cayaking or Stand Up Paddle Boarding in the Gannel Estuary, Coasteering or learning to surf. Daredevils can head to Lusty Glaze Beach which has Europe’s longest, highest and fastest Zip Wire!

If Adventure is not your thing we have some wonderful attractions  situated throughout Cornwall including The Eden Project, The lost Gardens of Heligan, Cornwall’s Crealy Theme Park, Healeys Cider Farm, Tintagel Castle the home of King Arthur and Port Issac which is the filming location for TV’s popular Doc Martin series.

Dining out in Newquay is a real treat, we have some of the best Seafood Restaurants around but  if you’re looking for a bit of spice we have a superb range of curry houses and Mexican Restaurants, some with amazing views across Newquay Bay.  TV Chef Jamie Oliver has his restaurant “15” situated at Watergate Bay plus new to Newquay this summer the famous Frankie and Bennys will be opening.

After dark Newquay transforms into one of Europe’s leading Nightlife destinations… If this is what you came for you won’t be disappointed. We have many bars and clubs all offering a different vibe, whether you’re looking for Live Entertainment, Karaoke, Chart Music, Drum and Bass or Classic Cheese, there’s a bar or club for you.

Why choose to Stay with us at The Sandy Lodge Hotel?

The Sandy Lodge is a Family run hotel, we prides ourselves on our friendly approach to customer service and our unrivalled homemade cuisine. We are situated close to the sea front, within walking distance to Newquay town Centre and a short distance from Newquay Train Station and Tesco Express.

We offer outstanding value for your money with competitive accommodation rates, beautiful evening meals and our legendary All you can eat Buffet Breakfast. All of our rooms are en-suite and fitted with hairdryers, tea & coffee facilities, colour TV and telephones. Best of all our indoor pool, Jacuzzi spa, fitness room and on-site parking are included.

We have two bars located on the ground floor of the hotel, one of which includes a TV lounge and Wi-Fi is available within the communal areas. We have spacious family rooms, wonderful double bedrooms with a selection of balcony rooms overlooking our sunny patio. Our reception team have all the information you need to plan your holiday in Cornwall so don’t delay and call us today.

The hotel also has the English Rose Hair salon situated on site and opening in May 2014 we have the Therapy Pod offering a range of competitively priced beauty and relaxation treatments from Hot Stone Massage to Body Wraps and Facials. The English Rose Hair Salon successfully combines contemporary style with classic values to produce a highly professional hair care.