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Things to do in Cornwall

With popular filming hotspots just a stone's throw from our resorts, not to mention dog friendly beaches and picturesque walks to tick off your ‘to-visit’ list, you can understand why Cornwall is a popular destination to re-visit time and time again. Explore some of our top things to do in the local area when visiting us at our Newquay Bay Resort.

Local attractions near Newquay Bay Resort

The beautiful waves of Cornwall is not the only thing you can enjoy when you visit this resort. Adventure awaits you — as does plenty of delicious food at the local restaurants. 

For some unforgettable entertainment, visit the bar & eatery or try the brilliant outdoor cinema. The kids can have just as much fun too, with a thrilling adventure playground, or superhero academy!

Comfortable accommodation and endless activities are just the mere tip of the iceberg. With plenty to get discover in the surrounding area, take a lot at what to expect when diving into the Newquay holiday experience below.

Places to visit

29 minute drive
36 minute drive

Tehidy Country Park

Tehidy is the largest area of woodland in West Cornwall.

For opening dates and further information, please visit the attraction's website.

49 minute drive

St Michaels Mount

St Michael's Mount is a tidal island in Mount's Bay.

For opening dates and further information, please visit the attraction's website.

50 minute drive

Helston Railway

Britain's most southerly heritage railway.

For opening dates and further information, please visit the attraction's website.

55 minute drive

Flambards

Flambards Theme Park has plenty to offer for a great family day out.

For opening dates and further information, please visit the attraction's website.

25 minute drive

Healeys Cornish Cyder Farm

Award-winning Cornish Cyder producer and visitor attraction near Newquay.

For opening dates and further information, please visit the attraction's website.

27 minute drive

Royal Cornwall Museum

The UK’s Greatest Museum For Cornish Life & Culture!

For opening dates and further information, please visit the attraction's website.

43 minute drive

Stithians Lake Country Park

Stithians is the largest inland water in West Cornwall, with something for everyone to enjoy!

For opening dates and further information, please visit the attraction's website.

8 minute drive

Newquay Zoo

Get close to over 1,000 of the world’s rarest and endangered animals at Newquay Zoo!

For opening dates and further information, please visit the attraction's website.

10 minute drive

Newquay Aquarium

The ultimate undersea safari in Newquay.

For opening dates and further information, please visit the attraction's website.

16 minute drive

Screech Owl Sanctuary

Screech Owl Sanctuary and Animal Park is a haven for owls and other animals.

For opening dates and further information, please visit the attraction's website.

30 minute drive

Bodmin Jail

Unlock Conrwall's dark history with a visit to Bodmin Jail.

For opening dates and further information, please visit the attraction's website.

Discovering different...

Whilst you wait... just think about being in your swimmers, the sun's out and the smiles are big